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2019-11-20
Superb United States Stamps and Private Die Proprietary Stamps
 
Sale Number 1212, Lot Number 561, Private Die Medicine Stamps: S thru ZUnited States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b), United States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b)United States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b). Clear impression, deep paper shade, large even margins three sides to full at left, light creases and wrinkles, tiny thin spots and light soiling

FINE APPEARANCE. THE ONE-CENT UNITED STATES PROPRIETARY MEDICINE COMPANY ISSUE ON ORANGE RED SILK PAPER IS ONE OF THE RAREST OF ALL PRIVATE DIE MEDICINE STAMPS.

Only three are recorded in the Aldrich census, making this the rarest of the U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co. wrappers. Of the three, one is reported as sound, though with the nature of this paper we would be surprised if any are truly sound.

Ex Joyce, Tolman and "Scarsdale". With 2006 P.F. certificate

10,000
7,500
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2017-12-20
The Grant Inman Collection, Part 7: Private Die Medicine Stamps
 
Sale Number 1173, Lot Number 2186, Dr. George W. Swett thru S.R. Van DuzerU.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b), U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b)U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Wrapper, Silk Paper (RS248b). Three large margins, unusually wide margin at left, tiny nick at edge of top margin, light creases, tiny pinhole at right just outside design, minor soiling

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THE ONE-CENT UNITED STATES PROPRIETARY MEDICINE COMPANY ISSUE ON ORANGE RED SILK PAPER IS ONE OF THE RAREST OF ALL PRIVATE DIE MEDICINE STAMPS. ONLY THREE ARE RECORDED.

Only three examples on silk paper are recorded in the Aldrich book. The book notes one is sound, but the three we have been able to locate all have faults. The example offered here is the most presentable of the three.

Ex Joyce and offered to the market for the first time since 1991

10,000
6,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Revenues
2012-10-03
The Scarsdale Collection, Part 8: Match & Medicine
 
Sale Number 1030, Lot Number 791, Private Die Medicine Stamps: Dr. Miles A. Simmons thru Dr. Kilmer ProvisionalsUnited States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Silk Paper (RS248b), United States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Silk Paper (RS248b)United States Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red Silk Paper (RS248b). Clear impression, deep paper shade, large even margins three sides to full at left, light creases and wrinkles, tiny thin spots and light soiling

FINE APPEARANCE. THE ONE-CENT UNITED STATES PROPRIETARY MEDICINE COMPANY ISSUE ON ORANGE RED SILK PAPER IS ONE OF THE RAREST OF ALL PRIVATE DIE MEDICINE STAMPS.

Only three are recorded in the Aldrich census, making this by far the rarest of the U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co. wrappers. Of the three, one is reported as sound, though with the nature of this paper we would be surprised if any are truly sound.

Ex Joyce and Tolman. With 2006 P.F. certificate

12,000
6,000
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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 3651, MedicineU.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red, Silk Paper (RS248b), U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red, Silk Paper (RS248b)U.S. Proprietary Medicine Co., 1c Black on Orange Red, Silk Paper (RS248b). Intense shade and impression, creases and thin spots

FINE APPEARANCE. THIS IS ONE OF THE RAREST OF ALL PRIVATE DIE PROPRIETARY STAMPS.

Only three are recorded in the Aldrich census. Ex Joyce.

4,250
14,500
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