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Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 250, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Z Grills3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Horizontally Laid Salmon Paper (85C-E2 var, 85C-E2), 3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Horizontally Laid Salmon Paper (85C-E2 var, 85C-E2)3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Horizontally Laid Salmon Paper (85C-E2 var, 85C-E2). Combination block of six in Red, top four 3c stamps are No. 85C-E2 var., bottom two sheet margin stamps are No. 85C-E2, original gum, h.r., Very Fine and scarce, this block is conclusive proof for the footnote in Scott which states that No. 85C-E2 comes from fully perforated selvage of the 3c and 12c Z Grill essay panes (which consisted of 12 subjects), for some reason the Scott Catalogue does not list the 3c Z Grill essays but we hear they will soon be added back to the catalogue, Scott Retail for two of No. 85C-E2 and four of the similar but more plentiful 12c Z Grill essays

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
E
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 253, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Z Grills(Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Essays on Tinted Papers (85C-E2), (Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Essays on Tinted Papers (85C-E2)(Unstated Value) Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Essays on Tinted Papers (85C-E2). Four, on green, straw, salmon and yellow papers, original gum, couple with slight soiling, otherwise Very Fine and scarce, these were produced by embossing the grill on fully perforated sheet selvage of the 3c and 12c Z Grill essay panes

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-10-09
United States Essays and Proofs
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Sale Number 1053, Lot Number 143, 1867 National Bank Note Co., Grilled Essays3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (No Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Tinted Paper (85C-E2 var., 85C-E2), 3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (No Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Tinted Paper (85C-E2 var., 85C-E2)3c Z. Grill, Thorp Patent Experimental Trial Color Essay + (No Value) Z. Grill, Essay on Tinted Paper (85C-E2 var., 85C-E2). Combination block of six on Salmon paper, top four 3c stamps are No. 85C-E2 var., bottom two sheet margin stamps are No. 85C-E2, original gum, h.r., Very Fine and choice, ex Geisler, this block is conclusive proof for the footnote in Scott which states that No. 85C-E2 comes from fully perforated selvage of the 3c and 12c Z Grill essay panes, for some reason the Scott Catalogue lists the 12c Z Grill essays (as 85-E1) but no longer lists the 3c, which are of the same nature (and at one time were listed as 79-E15q), Scott Retail as six No. 85C-E2

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-10-09
United States Essays and Proofs
E
Sale Number 1053, Lot Number 144, 1867 National Bank Note Co., Grilled Essays(No Value) Z. Grill, Points Down, Perforated 12 (85C-E2), (No Value) Z. Grill, Points Down, Perforated 12 (85C-E2)(No Value) Z. Grill, Points Down, Perforated 12 (85C-E2). Horizontal pair and five singles, complete for all Scott-listed paper colors, original gum, h.r., the Pale Lilac small toned spot, otherwise fresh and Very Fine, ex Finkelburg, these were produced by embossing the grill on fully perforated sheet selvage of the 3c and 12c essay panes (see previous two lots for intact examples with the 3c Z Grill essay)

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