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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2020-06-30
2020 Rarities of the World
 
Sale Number 1224, Lot Number 10, Postmasters' ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type II, Position 3, large margins to just clear at upper left, cancelled solely by light strike of red circular datestamp

FINE. A RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS PROVISIONAL ON GREENISH PAPER WITH A HANDSTAMP CANCEL.

Scott value of $8,000.00 is for a normally pen-cancelled stamp off cover (footnote states: "Values for used off-cover stamps are for pen-cancelled copies. Handstamp cancelled copies sell for much more.")

E. 3,000-4,000
4,250
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1079, Postmasters' ProvisionalsSt. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type I, Position 1, certified in 1971 as unused (no gum), but cleaned and offered on its own merits since we are not confident it will be recertified as such, full to ample margins, defective (including a closed tear at top) but faults generally not visible on face

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A DESIRABLE UNUSED APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL.

Power Search reveals we have sold four different unused or unused appearing singles (including this example) and one unused pair since keeping computerized records.

With 1971 P.F. certificate. Scott value for unused is $50,000.00

E. 2,000-3,000
3,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2020-02-25
The Ambassador J. William Middendorf II Collection
 
Sale Number 1216, Lot Number 29, Postmasters' Provisionals: New York N.Y. thru St. Louis Mo.St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type I, Position 1, ample margins at bottom and right, just clear at lower left, cancelled by red circular datestamp without pen cancel, a few non-obvious faults including small sealed tear, small thin and light vertical crease, tiny bit of stray printer’s ink at upper right

FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS “BEARS” PROVISIONAL ON GREENISH PAPER, CANCELLED SOLELY BY A HANDSTAMP.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate. Scott value is for a normal pen-cancelled stamp (footnote states “handstamp-canceled stamps sell for much more”)

8,000
2,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2018-11-14
United States Stamps including Confederate States and Hawaii
 
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 51, Postmasters' ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type III, Position 5, large margins to full, small nick at top right, manuscript "X" and red circular datestamp cancels, somewhat defective, otherwise Very Fine, a presentable example of this scarce stamp

8,000
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2018-04-11
The David Wingate Collection of United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1180, Lot Number 11, 1845 Postmasters' Provisionals (Scott 5X1-11X8)St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type III, Position 5, large even margins, cancelled by two neat pen strokes and trace of red circular datestamp in bottom left corner, faint horizontal crease that shows only when watermark fluid dries

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS PROVISIONAL ON GREENISH PAPER.

With 1965 and 1999 P.F. certificates

8,000
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2017-05-11
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3306, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type III, Position 5, mostly large margins to clear at bottom left, without pen cancellation, unobtrusive red cancel at bottom

FRESH AND VERY FINE. A HANDSOME EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL FIRST PRINTING ON GREENISH PAPER. VERY RARE AS SOUND WITH FOUR MARGINS AND CANCELLED EXCLUSIVELY BY THE RED DATESTAMP.

With 1964 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail for normally pen-cancelled stamp off cover (footnote states: "Values for used off-cover stamps are for pen-cancelled copies. Handstamp cancelled copies sell for much more.")

8,000
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 506, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type III, Position 5, large margins to just in at bottom left, cancelled solely by orange-red "St. Louis Mo. Feb. 23" circular datestamp and tied on small piece, deep impression on bright greenish paper, faint pressed file fold

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A DESIRABLE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL FIRST PRINTING ON GREENISH PAPER, CANCELLED EXCLUSIVELY BY THE RED DATESTAMP.

There are approximately a half-dozen pieces known to us with the 5c stamp tied by the red St. Louis datestamp and without any pen cancellation.

Scott Retail for normally pen-cancelled stamp off cover (footnote states: "Values for used off-cover stamps are for pen-cancelled copies. Handstamp cancelled copies sell for much more.")

8,000
2,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 507, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type I, Position 1, full to large margins on three sides, touched along top frameline, cancelled by light manuscript horizontal line, intense shade and impression on deep green paper, faint vertical crease

A FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS "BEARS" PROVISIONAL ON GREENISH PAPER.

Ex. Frelinghuysen. Small "W.H.C." (Warren H. Colson) backstamp

8,000
2,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2016-11-09
U.S. Treasures of Philately from The Weinberg Inventory
 
Sale Number 1139, Lot Number 27, Postmasters Provisionals, 1847 IssueSt. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type III, Position 5, large margins to just in at bottom left, cancelled solely by orange-red "St. Louis Mo. Feb. 23" circular datestamp and tied on small piece, deep impression on bright greenish paper, faint pressed file fold

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A DESIRABLE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT ST. LOUIS POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL FIRST PRINTING ON GREENISH PAPER, CANCELLED EXCLUSIVELY BY THE RED DATESTAMP.

There are approximately a half-dozen pieces known to us with the 5c stamp tied by the red St. Louis datestamp and without any pen cancellation.

Scott Retail for normally pen-cancelled stamp off cover (footnote states: "Values for used off-cover stamps are for pen-cancelled copies. Handstamp cancelled copies sell for much more.")

8,000
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
U.S. Postmasters' Provisionals
2016-09-14
The Alan Collection of United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1134, Lot Number 6, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Missouri, 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Type I, Position 1, four margins, appears unused and with two certificates stating unused but we detect clear evidence of a removed pen cancel, faults including tear at top and thin, otherwise Very Fine, with 1971 P.F. (issued to Raymond Weill) and 2012 Weiss certificates, Scott Retail as used

8,000
2,200
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