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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 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 67a
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19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1657, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Rich color, choice centering with well-proportioned margins, neat strike of San Francisco cogwheel cancel

EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 5-CENT BROWN YELLOW, SCOTT 67a.

With 2000 P.F. certificate

1,100
900
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1658, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Radiant color nicely complemented by red circular datestamp cancel, well-balanced margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1991 P.F. certificate (submitted at 67b, certified as 67, it's actually a 67a)

1,160
850
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1282, Germany5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Choice centering, bright shade, used with 10c Green (68), also with choice centering, cancelled by blue grids and tied by matching "Cincinnati O. Apr. 29" (1862) double-circle datestamps on buff cover to Oldenburg, Germany, part-printed address panel with route instructions at top, fancy boxed corner card covered by stamp, light strike of blue boxed "Aachen Franco" transit datestamp, magenta "8" rate, transit and receiving backstamps, fresh and Extremely Fine, a beautiful cover, ex Brown, Rohloff and Gallagher

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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19th Century Issues
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2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1336, Holland (The Netherlands)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Bright shade, tied by red grid cancel, matching "New York Am. Pkt. Dec. 19" (1861) circular datestamp on folded letter to Schiedam, Holland, red London and receiving backstamps, manuscript rate crossed out and changed, vertical file folds with some separations do not affect stamp, Very Fine, scarce use of 5c Brown Yellow to Holland, with 2003 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
250
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19th Century Issues
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2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 130, 1861-66 Issue Stamps5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Part original gum redistributed over small thin spot, bright color, single toned perf at top left

FINE APPEARANCE. A SCARCE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1861 BROWN YELLOW SHADE WITH PART ORIGINAL GUM.

The 5c Brown Yellow and its shade varieties (Buff and Olive Yellow) are recognized as the rarest of 1861-66 Issue stamps in original-gum condition. We have offered fewer than a dozen unused examples in any condition since keeping computerized records.

With 1997 P.F. certificate

30,000
2,400
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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
 
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 131, 1861-66 Issue Stamps5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Block of four, radiant color, each cancelled by manuscript pen lines on piece of yellow backing paper, additional light strike of "Paid" in circle handstamp at bottom right, few flaws are not readily apparent

FINE-VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED BLOCK, EITHER UNUSED OR USED, OF THE 1861 5-CENT IN THE BROWN YELLOW COLOR. ONLY THREE BLOCKS OF FOUR ARE KNOWN FOR BOTH THE BUFF AND BROWN YELLOW SHADES, AND NONE ARE SOUND. A GREAT RARITY OF THE ISSUE.

We are aware of three blocks of four of either Scott 67 or 67a. None are known for Scott 67b. The blocks are: 1) Scott 67 with original gum, bottom stamps with crease and one stamp small repair, ex Ishikawa; 2) Scott 67 with blue grid cancels, perfs expertly rejoined, ex Zoellner; and 3) Scott 67a, pen cancels, small faults, ex Klein, the block offered here. The Philatelic Foundation has only certified the one unused block.

Ex Klein. Scott Catalogue does not list a block in the Brown Yellow shade. Scott Retail as Scott 67

13,000
16,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
 
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 132, 1861-66 Issue Stamps5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Horizontal pair, radiant color, each stamp with neat "W B H Mar 14th 1863" revenue cancel, few short perfs, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail as singles

2,200
425
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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
 
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 133, 1861-66 Issue Stamps5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Two horizontal pairs, slightly overlapping and used with 1c Blue (63), cancelled by small grid of squares on piece with "Bloomington Ind. Oct. 13" circular datestamp, one 5c with small tear at top, 1c with light creases, still Fine-Very Fine, scarce and attractive franking, Scott Retail as two pairs

3,800
425
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-10-25
United States and CSA Postal History
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Sale Number 1191, Lot Number 2158, 5c 1861-68 Issues Specialized Collection: Buff Shades (Scott 67)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Horizontal pair, s.e. at right, tied by "Eugene City O.T. May 31" circular datestamp on buff cover to Solon Iowa, slight wear, barely reduced at left, Very Fine, scarce use from Oregon Territory to Iowa, with 2004 P.F. certificate as the Buff shade (older certificates often reverse the shade identification)

E. 750-1,000
750
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U.S. Stamps
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2018-10-25
United States and CSA Postal History
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Sale Number 1191, Lot Number 2162, 5c 1861-68 Issues Specialized Collection: Buff Shades (Scott 67)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Radiant color, s.e. at right, used with 1c Blue (63), tied by "Nicholasville Ky. Nov. 20" circular datestamp, second strike at left, on buff cover to Highland Park Ill., with original 1862-dated enclosure with blue illustrated Patriotic design depicting an eagle and flags with "Head Quarters, 22nd Reg't. Wisconsin Vol.", Very Fine double-rate use, with Ashbrook pencil note at left

E. 500-750
325
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