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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2019-06-26
2019 Rarities of the World
2158
PSE 70
 
Sale Number 1205, Lot Number 2158, Revenues, First thru Third Issue, Proprietary1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors and proof-like impressions, bold cancel, completely sound

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 24 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED, MOST OF WHICH ARE FAULTY.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. We offered one additional copy in our 2006 Tolman sale, bringing the total to 24. Of these, sixteen have faults, leaving only eight sound or potentially sound copies. Almost all of the potentially sound copies have centering similar to the example offered here.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (F 70; unpriced in SMQ)

5,250
3,750
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2018-06-27
2018 Rarities of the World
104°
PSE 70
 
Sale Number 1185, Lot Number 104, Revenues1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors and proof-like impressions, bold cancel, completely sound

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 24 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED, MOST OF WHICH ARE FAULTY.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. We offered one additional copy in our 2006 Tolman sale, bringing the total to 24. Of these, sixteen have faults, leaving only eight sound or potentially sound copies. Almost all of the potentially sound copies have centering similar to the example offered here.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (F 70; unpriced in SMQ)

5,250
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2017-06-27
2017 Rarities of the World
 
Sale Number 1159, Lot Number 295, Revenues1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary, Center Inverted (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary, Center Inverted (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary, Center Inverted (RB1ad). Deep rich colors, detailed impressions, neat handstamp cancel

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 25 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED, MOST OF WHICH ARE FAULTY.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. We offered one additional copy in our 2006 Tolman sale, and the example offered here brings the total to 25. Of these, at least sixteen have faults.

With 2009 P.F. certificate.

5,250
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2016-11-09
U.S. Treasures of Philately from The Weinberg Inventory
 
Sale Number 1139, Lot Number 127, Revenues1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors and proof-like impressions, light handstamp cancel, small margin tear at bottom

FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE SCARCE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 24 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED, MOST OF WHICH ARE FAULTY.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. We offered one additional copy in our 2006 Tolman sale, bringing the total to 24. Of these, at least sixteen have faults.

Ex Cunliffe. With 1984 P.F. certificate

5,250
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2012-06-26
2012 Rarities of the World
282°
PSE 70
 
Sale Number 1025, Lot Number 282, Carriers and Locals thru Revenues1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors and proof-like impressions, bold cancel, completely sound

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 24 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED, MOST OF WHICH ARE FAULTY.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. We offered one additional copy in our 2006 Tolman sale, bringing the total to 24. Of these sixteen have faults, leaving only eight sound or potentially sound copies. Almost all of the potentially sound copies have centering similar to the example offered here.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (F 70; unpriced in SMQ)

5,000
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2006-06-27
The Henry Tolman II Collection of U.S. Revenues-Part One
 
Sale Number 915, Lot Number 3552, Proprietary Issue1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors, bold cancel, small paper indentation caused by cancel

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. ONLY 24 EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED.

In his privately published census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of this invert error, most of which have thins or creases, or are off center. The example offered here was not known to Lyons and is without question one of the finest known.

3,000
2,900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2003-10-08
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 865, Lot Number 2080, Proprietary Issues1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Deep rich colors, neat Feb. 1, 1873 handstamp cancel, light staining at bottom right, otherwise Very Fine, rare invert, with 1993 P.F. certificate

3,000
2,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2000-09-14
The Robert Zoellner and Henry Tolman Collections of U.S. Revenues
 
Sale Number 827, Lot Number 1628, Proprietary Inverts1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad), 1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad)1c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Inverted Center (RB1ad). Well-centered, rich color, neat "J.B. Mills, Proprieter, 1874" printed cancel, small corner creases at top left and top right

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT PROPRIETARY INVERT ON VIOLET PAPER. THIS IS THE FINEST OF THE 23 RECORDED COPIES OF THIS INVERT,

In his unpublished census, Larry Lyons records 23 examples of the 1c Proprietary invert on violet paper. Of these, he notes that only five are well-centered. Of these five, one has a hole, one has thins, one has a margin tear and one is toned and with a reattached perforation. The stamp offered here, which is well-centered, with minor corner creases, is the finest recorded copy.

Ex Joyce. With 1991 P.F. certificate

2,500
4,000
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