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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1861-66 Issue, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 63S-J-78S-J, Symbol IN ("S")
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 88, Specimens1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts., Ty. J (63S-J to 78S-J), 1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts., Ty. J (63S-J to 78S-J)1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts., Ty. J (63S-J to 78S-J). The complete set of ten different, original gum, generally with h.r., mixed centering as always and a couple minor flaws, 5c with double perfs at left, Very Good-Fine, these are numbered from the highest denomination to the lowest starting with the 90c "1234", 30c "2345", 24c "3456" and so on except for the 15c which has only three numbers ("235"), research by Michael Plett and Ken Gilbart (Chronicle Aug. 2012, pp. 214-226) solved the long-standing mystery of these specimens and determined that the overprints were applied by a bond-numbering mechanical device, it is believed that only one-half pane of each were overprinted

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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2013-11-19
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1061, Lot Number 3307, Specimen Overprints1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts. (63S-78S-J), 1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts. (63S-78S-J)1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Red Control Number Ovpts. (63S-78S-J). The complete set of ten different, original gum, mixed centering and perf flaws as always, generally Fine, these are numbered from the highest denomination to the lowest starting with the 90c "1234", 30c "2345", 24c "3456" and so on except for the 15c which has only three numbers ("235"), recent research published in the Chronicle determined that the overprints were applied by a bond-numbering mechanical device

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