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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 = 63b, Symbol IN ("USED")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2021-03-30
United States Stamps and Postal History
1088
PF 85
 
Sale Number 1232, Lot Number 1088, 1861-68 Issue (Scott 56-111)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Deep dark color in this distinctive shade, well-centered, bold target cancels, Extremely Fine, ex Kirke, with 2003 P.S.E. and 2006 P.F. certificates (VF-XF 85)

875
400
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-10-19
Outstanding United States Stamps and Gold Coins
2310
PSE 85
 
Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 2310, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense shade in the distinctive Dark Blue, well-balanced margins, lightly cancelled, Extremely Fine, ex Morton, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $925.00)

875
750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1148, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense shade and impression, neat strike of "Providence R.I. Sept. 2, 1861" double-circle datestamp, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate (XF 90)

875
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
1149
PSE 85
 
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1149, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense shade in the distinctive Dark Blue, well-balanced margins, lightly cancelled, Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $925.00)

875
750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
154
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 154, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-63)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense color and impression which is very distinct from the standard Blue shade, essentially perfect centering, lightly cancelled

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT 1861 ISSUE IN THE ELUSIVE DARK BLUE COLOR. THIS IS ONE OF THE SCARCEST SHADES OF THE ONE-CENT.

Don Evans, in his book on the 1c 1861 Issue (p. 33), notes that the Dark Blue shade is very close to the Indigo shade used for the "Premiere Gravure" (Scott No. 55) and in fact he believed that this should be the formal designated color name for this shade.

Ex Kirke and "Clipper City". With 1992 and 2017 P.F. certificates. With 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,850.00). This is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only one other

875
3,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 155, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-63)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense color in the true Dark Blue shade, nicely complemented by red New York City carrier circular datestamp, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine example of this distinct color, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate

890
1,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
1100
PF 85
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1100, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-65)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Deep rich color in this distinctive shade, well-centered, bold target cancels, Extremely Fine, ex Kirke, with 2003 P.S.E. and 2006 P.F. certificates (VF-XF 85)

875
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-11-14
United States Stamps including Confederate States and Hawaii
 
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 157, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Deep rich color on bright paper, choice centering, neat strike of double-circle datestamp, Extremely Fine, a beautiful example of this distinct and scarce shade, with 2018 P.F. certificate

875
1,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2017-10-24
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1166, Lot Number 671, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense color in the true Dark Blue shade, nicely complemented by red New York City carrier circular datestamp, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine example of this distinct variety, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate

850
1,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2017-09-19
The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps
47
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 47, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Dark Blue (63b), 1c Dark Blue (63b)1c Dark Blue (63b). Intense color and impression which is very distinct from the standard Blue shade, essentially perfect centering, lightly cancelled

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT 1861 ISSUE IN THE DARK BLUE COLOR. THIS IS ONE OF THE SCARCEST SHADES OF THE ONE-CENT.

Don Evans notes in his book on the 1c 1861 Issue (p. 33) that the Dark Blue shade is very close to the Indigo shade used for the "Premiere Gravure" (Scott No. 55) and in fact he believed that this should be the formal designated color name for this shade.

Ex Kirke. With 1992 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,850.00). This is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only one other

850
3,250
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