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2021-07-20
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 124, 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)5c Orange Brown (1b), 5c Orange Brown (1b)5c Orange Brown (1b). Bright color, cleaned-plate impression, large margins to full, black grid cancel, Extremely Fine

775
325
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2021-07-20
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 125, 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)5c Orange Brown (1b), 5c Orange Brown (1b)5c Orange Brown (1b). Large and even margins, pretty shade and cleaned-plate impression, red "5" numeral cancel, Very Fine and choice

800
325
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2021-07-20
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 126, 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)5c Orange Brown (1b), 5c Orange Brown (1b)5c Orange Brown (1b). Horizontal pair, bright color and worn-plate impression, large margins to clear at top middle, with trace of adjoining stamp at bottom right, bold black grid cancels, Very Fine

1,975
1,000
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1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
 
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1690, 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)5c Orange Brown (1b), 5c Orange Brown (1b)5c Orange Brown (1b). Ample to large margins, warm shade from an early impression, light strike of red grid cancel, Very Fine, with 2018 P.S.A.G. certificate

700
500
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1847 Issue
2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 56, Plate Varieties, 5¢ Orange Brown, Dot in "S" (1 var), Position 69L, showing three dots to left of trifoliate ornament at left, full to ample margins, bright shade and distinct impression from cleaned plate, red grid cancel, Very Fine, ex Saadi, with 1994 P.F. certificate, Scott value $725.00

E. 400-500
350
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2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 58, Plate Varieties, 5¢ Orange Brown (1b), beautiful bright color with strong orange hue and distinctive impression from cleaned plate--we are classifying this as an Orange Brown, despite the 1992 P.F.C. as Dark Brown, Scott 1a, which it most definitely is not--showing vertical plate scratch in lower left margin, large margins to a bit close at right, tied on small piece by two strikes of red numeral "5" in cogged oval cancel of Chicago, Very Fine, a lovely combination of stamp color, plate variety and a better cancel, ex Saadi, with 1992 P.F. certificate as Dark Brown (1a), Scott value as No. 1b with numeral cancel is $825.00--offered as such and subject to certification

E. 400-500
500
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2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 60, Plate Varieties, 5¢ Orange Brown (1b), beautiful bright color with strong orange hue and distinctive impression from cleaned plate--we are classifying this as an Orange Brown, despite the 1987 P.F.C. as Red Brown, Scott 1--showing vertical line through top left of "U", large margins to full, double-struck blue circular datestamp cancel, Extremely Fine, ex Saadi, with 1987 P.F. certificate as Red Brown (1), Scott value as No. 1b with blue town cancel is $850.00--offered as such and subject to certification

E. 400-500
475
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2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 95, Used Blocks and Multiples, 5¢ Orange Brown (1b), reconstructed block of four consisting of two horizontal pairs reattached with hinge, brilliant color, impression is strong for an Orange Brown from the plate before it was cleaned, large margins to just in at bottom including part of adjoining stamps at top, red grid cancels, manuscript docketing from recipient indicates these came from the same correspondence, top pair received January 5, 1850, bottom pair received January 1, 1850--these predate the 4th Delivery printing, which specialists believe was made from the cleaned plate--top pair faint corner crease at top left, Very Fine appearance, an excellent alternative to a block, ex Stollnitz and Saadi, Scott value as pairs $4,000.00 compares favorably to the block price in the Red Brown shade of $27,500.00

E. 1,500-2,000
2,500
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 114, Corner and Sheet Margin Examples, A beautiful bottom left corner-margin 5¢ 1847 in the Orange Brown shade, cancelled with a blue "5" numeral handstamp

5¢ Orange Brown (1b), Position 91R with large bottom left corner sheet margins, each 4mm, other sides large to ample at lower right, fresh and bright color, distinctive soft impression from cleaned plate (this position shows a vertical line outside bottom left frameline), light strike of blue numeral "5" cancel, small faint toned spot at right center

Extremely Fine. A rare corner-margin 5¢ 1847 in the Orange Brown shade.

Ex Haas, Rohloff and Wall. With 2000 P.F. certificate.

E. 3,000-4,000
4,500
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-10-27
The William H. Gross Collection: United States 1847 First Issue
 
Sale Number 1228, Lot Number 133, Early Impressions-Deep Red Brown and Orange Brown, 5c Deep Orange Brown (1b), the true 1847 First Printing Orange Brown with intense color and impression--submitted to P.F. in 1991 as Orange Brown, but they opined "Scott 1, Deep Red Brown shade" due to a lack of understanding of what the 1847 Orange Brown actually is-- full margins to clear, neat strike of red New York square grid cancel, Very Fine and choice, ex Saadi, with 1991 P.F. certificate as No. 1--we guarantee this as a No. 1b Orange Brown--Scott value $725.00

E. 300-400
1,300
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