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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 = 70a, Symbol IN ("USED")
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Photo/Description
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2021-02-09
The James P. Myerson Collection of Superb United States Stamps
86
PF 90
 
Sale Number 1231, Lot Number 86, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Crisp shade and detailed impression nicely complemented by vivid red circle of V's cancel, Extremely Fine, a distinctive example of the 24c Brown Lilac with red cancel, ex Saadi, with 1983, 1989 and 2014 P.F. certificates (XF 90)

365
1,100
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
190
PF 95
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 190, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 67-70d)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Essentially perfect centering with wide margins all around, lovely crisp shade and fine impression, sharp strike of handsome blue target cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT BROWN LILAC WITH A VIVID BLUE TARGET CANCEL, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95.

Ex Haas, Grunin, Klein and Zoellner. With 1988, 1998 and 2017 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95). With 2018 P.S.A.G. certificate (95 used). By way of comparison, only two stamps in the P.S.E. Population Report exceed the 95 grade. This P.F. and P.S.A.G. example graded 95 is particularly desirable with the colored cancel

345
1,900
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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
191
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 191, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 67-70d)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Radiant color and crisp impression, neat strike of target cancel and red circular datestamp at lower left, superior centering

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT BROWN LILAC, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

Ex "Golden Oak". With 1994 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,250.00). Only two grade higher (at 95J and 98, offered in our Kirke and Merlin sales) and only six others share this grade.

365
1,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-10-22
United States Stamps
1118
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1118, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Radiant color and detailed impression, near perfect centering, bold strike of Shield fancy cancel (S-E PS-SD3)

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT BROWN LILAC WITH A FANCY CANCEL, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

With 2000 A.P.S. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,250.00 for normal cancel). Only two grade higher (at 95J and 98, neither has a fancy cancel) and six others share this grade.

325
2,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
1125
PSE 95J
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1125, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 67-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Perfectly centered with immense margins, light blue grid cancel, deep shade and sharp impression

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT BROWN LILAC FEATURING HUGE EVEN MARGINS, FRESH COLOR, SHARP IMPRESSION AND A COLORED CANCEL. THIS MAGNIFICENT STAMP IS GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E., WHICH IS THE SECOND-HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.

Ex "Tahoe" and Merlin. With 2002 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $5,150.00). Only one has graded higher (Superb 98, offered in our Kirke sale), and this is the only example to achieve this grade. This stamp appears to us to be the equal of the 98 ex-Kirke stamp.

350
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1126, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 67-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Bright color, attractive centering and margins, neat strike of San Francisco cogwheel cancel, Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

325
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1127, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 67-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Horizontal pair, warm color, unusual 7-ring target cancels, couple minor perf separations at top, Fine and attractive, with 1999 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as singles

650
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
1659
PF 95
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1659, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Essentially perfect centering with wide margins all around, lovely crisp shade and fine impression, sharp strike of handsome blue target cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT BROWN LILAC WITH A NEAT BLUE TARGET CANCEL, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95.

Ex Haas, Grunin, Klein and Zoellner. With 1988, 1998 and 2017 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95). With 2018 P.S.A.G. certificate (95). By way of comparison, only two stamps in the P.S.E. Population Report exceed the 95 grade. This P.F. and P.S.A.G. example graded 95 is particularly desirable with the colored cancel

325
4,250
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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
55
PSE 90
PF 90
 
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 55, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Radiant color and detailed impression on bright paper, neat strike of quartered cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 2006 P.F. (XF 90), 2002 and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $800.00)

325
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2017-07-25
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 141, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Warm shade, with interpane margin and centerline at left, neat target cancel, unusually wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1991 P.F. certificate as Scott 78, Lilac shade, which it clearly is not

325
0
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