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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 503, 1861-1866 Issue, A colorful and rare 24¢ Violet and 30¢ 1861 Issue franking to Greece

24¢ Violet, Thin Paper (70c), used with vertical pair of 30¢ Orange (71), tied by red "Paid" in circle cancels, matching "Providence R.I. Oct. 1" (1861) circular datestamp on cover to Athens, Greece--carried on the Cunarder Europa from Boston on October 2, 1861, arriving Queenstown October 12, red crayon "38" credit, red "AACHEN 15/10 FRANCO" (October 15) framed datestamp, manuscript rates front and back including "f 5" silbergroschen for transit beyond the German-Austrian Postal Union, receiving backstamp, 24¢ tiny expert repair at right and tiny corner crease which are difficult to detect, Extremely Fine appearance, a spectacular and very rare 1861 Issue cover to Greece from the Reverend Hill correspondence, double 42¢ rate via Prussian Closed Mail, ex Paliafito and Myers, accompanied by Paliafito's detailed rate analysis, with 1972 A.P.S. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
7,000
United States
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 1188, Great Britain and British Isles24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Tied by grid, "Wakefield R.I. Oct. 7" (1862) circular datestamp on cover to Liverpool, England, red "N. York Br. Pkt. Paid 19" credit datestamp, receiving backstamp, slightly reduced at eft, minor overall wear, Very Fine example of this scarce shade on cover

E. 500-750
450
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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 1290, Germany24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Warm color, used with two 2c Black (73), cancelled or tied by blue grids and matching "Cincinnati O. Feb. 18" (ca 1864) double-circle datestamp on buff cover to Reichelsheim, Germany, light strike of red New York 7c circular datestamp, red boxed "Aachen Franco" transit datestamp, transit and receiving backstamps, Very Fine, signed Ashbrook who guesses this is an 1864 use, with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
1,100
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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 150, 1861-66 Issue Stamps, cont.24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Unused, regummed over repair at top right, rich color and detailed impression

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A SCARCE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 24-CENT 1861 ISSUE IN THE VIOLET SHADE ON THIN PAPER, SCOTT 70c.

With 2000 P.S.E. and 2018 P.F. certificates, the former not noting regumming

13,500
2,200
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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 151, 1861-66 Issue Stamps, cont.24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Vertical pair, deep rich color, tied by blue grid cancels and matching "Cincinnati O. Sep. 30" double-circle datestamp on piece

VERY FINE. AN ATTRACTIVE PAIR OF THE 1862 24-CENT VIOLET ON THIN PAPER.

Ex Newbury and Saadi. With 1987 and 1990 P.F. certificates

4,550
3,500
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19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-07-25
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1187, Lot Number 136, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Choice centering, rich color nicely complemented by bold blue grid cancels (possibly Cincinnati or Louisville)

EXTREMELY FINE. A WONDERFUL EXAMPLE OF THE TRUE 24-CENT 1861 VIOLET ON THIN PAPER.

The 24c 1861 exists in four basic shades of Violet: Dark Violet (August 1861 trial printing, formerly Scott 60); Violet on Thin Paper (August-September 1861 regular issue, Scott 70c -- the shade offered here); Pale Gray Violet (1861 regular issue, Scott 70d) and Blackish Violet (ca. 1863 printing, Scott 78c).

Ex "Golden Oak". With 1999 and 2014 P.F. certificates (VF-XF 85)

2,275
1,400
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-04-11
The David Wingate Collection of United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1180, Lot Number 121, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-78)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Part original gum which thinly covers a good portion of the back but called "traces" on accompanying certificate, deep rich color in this distinct shade

FINE AND RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT VIOLET ON THIN PAPER.

The 24c 1861 exists in four basic shades of Violet: Dark Violet (August 1861 trial printing, formerly Scott 60); Violet on Thin Paper (August-September 1861 regular issue, Scott 70c -- the shade offered here); Pale Gray Violet (1861 regular issue, Scott 70d) and Blackish Violet (ca. 1863 printing, Scott 78c). All four are rare, especially in unused condition.

With 1992 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail for original gum is $35,000.00. Scott Retail as no gum

13,500
2,900
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2017-12-19
United States Stamps and Hawaii
527°
PF 80
 
Sale Number 1172, Lot Number 527, 1861-68 Issues, 1875 Re-Issue (Scott 65-105)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Beautifully centered, true shade and unusually vibrant color, cancelled by neat San Francisco double-circle datestamp, fresh and Very Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate (VF 80)

2,250
1,600
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2017-12-19
United States Stamps and Hawaii
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Sale Number 1172, Lot Number 528, 1861-68 Issues, 1875 Re-Issue (Scott 65-105)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression, remarkably choice centering for this difficult issue

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS IS WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLES OF THE 1861 24-CENT VIOLET ON THIN PAPER WE HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. THIS IS ONE OF THE RAREST STAMPS IN SOUND, CENTERED AND ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.

The 24c 1861 exists in four basic shades of Violet: Dark Violet (August 1861 trial printing, formerly Scott 60); Violet on Thin Paper (August-September 1861 regular issue, Scott 70c -- the shade offered here); Pale Gray Violet (1861 regular issue, Scott 70d) and Blackish Violet (ca. 1863 printing, Scott 78c). All four are rare, especially in sound original-gum condition. We feel this is nearly as rare as the Blackish Violet, which has a catalogue value of $100,000.00.

With 2006 P.F. certificate. This stamp and the ex-Whitman copy (Siegel Sale 968, lot 89, realized $90,000 hammer) are the two finest we have encountered.

35,000
20,000
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 661, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-78)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c), 24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c)24c Violet, Thin Paper (70c). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression, remarkably choice centering for this difficult issue

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS IS WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLES OF THE 1861 24-CENT VIOLET ON THIN PAPER WE HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. THIS IS ONE OF THE RAREST STAMPS IN SOUND, CENTERED AND ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.

The 24c 1861 exists in four basic shades of Violet: Dark Violet (August 1861 trial printing, formerly Scott 60); Violet on Thin Paper (August-September 1861 regular issue, Scott 70c -- the shade offered here); Pale Gray Violet (1861 regular issue, Scott 70d) and Blackish Violet (ca. 1863 printing, Scott 78c). All four are rare, especially in sound original-gum condition. We feel this is nearly as rare as the Blackish Violet, which has a catalogue value of $100,000.00.

With 2006 P.F. certificate. This stamp and the ex-Whitman copy (Siegel Sale 968, lot 89, realized $90,000 hammer) are the two finest we have encountered.

35,000
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