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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 2189, 3c-5c 1851-56 Issue (Scott 10-12)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Traces of original gum, huge margins all around including bottom sheet margin, rich color, few faults including vertical crease and soiling

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE BOTTOM SHEET-MARGIN EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1856 ISSUE IN UNUSED CONDITION.

This issue is extremely difficult to obtain in unused condition with four margins. This is the only unused sheet margin example we have encountered. Accompanied by typed note to which this was once affixed reading "This 5c stamp has been kept by Martin V. Ewbanks, a private in Co. "H" 21st Reg't, Ind. Vol. Inft'y ever since he was discarges July 31st 1864".

With 2001 A.P.S. certificate. Scott value as original gum $30,000.00, as without gum

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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 2190, 3c-5c 1851-56 Issue (Scott 10-12)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Full margins all around, wonderful depth of color complemented by bright red New York Dec. 10 circular datestamp cancel, Extremely Fine, a lovely 5c 1856 imperforate with a complementary red cancel, with 1970, 1995 and 2006 P.F. certificates

875
850
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 2191, 3c-5c 1851-56 Issue (Scott 10-12)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Rich color, full margins all around, light blue cancel, tiny corner crease not mentioned on accompanying certificate, appears Extremely Fine, with 2013 A.P.S. certificate

850
500
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2020-06-04
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Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8146, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large margins to just touched, used with 1c Blue, Ty. V (24) and 12c Black (36), all three stamps slightly overlapping and tied by magenta grids, bold black "Hartford Ct. Mar. 26, 1859" circular datestamp on large part of 1859 printed "Election Returns, 1859" cover to Bethlem Conn., somewhat reduced at left, piece out at bottom right of cover and some other edge wear, Very Fine, an exceedingly rare and late use of the 5c 1856 imperforate issue, our extensive census records of the 5c 1856 Issue contain more than 350 covers, of these, ten originate in the state of Connecticut, a total of four of these ten were used on election returns in 1859, each in combination with the perforated issue, with 2001 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
800
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Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8147, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large to huge margins showing traces of two adjoining stamps, used with 10c Green, Ty. II (14) and 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), 5c small repaired nick in left margin, 10c small repaired nick in bottom margin, tied by "Mineral Point Wis. Sep. 4" circular datestamp on legal-size cover to Philadelphia Pa., sender's notation "3 Deeds", backflaps reattached, Very Fine appearance, domestic uses of the 5c 1856 are uncommon, and only a few covers are known with multiple-stamp combinations such as this, ex Caspary and Mayer

E. 750-1,000
475
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Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8148, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Vertical pair and single, irregular margins including part of four adjoining stamps but cut in on other sides, tied by "New Orleans La. Jun. 7" circular datestamps on cover to Navarrenx, France, red "Boston Paid 12 Jun. 17" credit datestamp, 1857 French transit, "8" decimes due marking, some slight wear, about Fine, ex "Patrick Henry" and "Lake Shore"

E. 500-750
500
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Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8454, California and Western Mails5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Rich color, top right corner cut off and repaired, tied by blue "Wells, Fargo & Co. Express San Francisco" oval handstamp, struck four additional times on legal-size buff cover with Wells, Fargo & Co. black printed frank, used as a paste-up and docketed "Recd Properly Sealed June 8 1857 Wm. Smith DepClk", corners clipped and restored, presentable, one of two recorded Wells Fargo & Co. uses of the 5c 1856 Issue, ex Mayer

E. 750-1,000
450
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2020-05-27
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PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1104, 1851-56 Issue (Scott 5-17)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large to huge margins including portion of adjoining stamp at bottom, rich color on bright paper, neat "Nov. 10" circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1996 P.F. and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,100.00)

700
1,300
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Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1105, 1851-56 Issue (Scott 5-17)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large to full margins, deep rich color, neat New Orleans circular datestamp and part of red cancel at left, Very Fine and choice, with 1973 Brettl certificate and backstamp

875
650
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Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1106, 1851-56 Issue (Scott 5-17)5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large margins to ample at bottom, rich color, circular datestamp cancels, Very Fine

700
325
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