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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 = 78a, 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
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
1794
PSE 80
 
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1794, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Deep rich color, face-free segmented cork cancel, fresh and Very Fine, red backstamp, with 1992 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (VF 80; SMQ $425.00)

425
225
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
225
PSE 90
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 225, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 75-78c)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Outstanding centering with extra wide top and bottom margins, bright color, cork cancel and red Aachen boxed transit datestamp at bottom, Extremely Fine, ex Saadi, with 1994 and 2014 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $1,000.00)

465
550
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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
226
PF 80
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 226, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 75-78c)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Bright color nicely complemented by blue 5-Point Hollow Star fancy cancel, Very Fine and choice, a stamp with great visual appeal, with 2016 P.F. certificate (VF 80)

460
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
 
Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 486, Fancy Cancellations (other than Waterburys), Horse's Head of New York City on 24¢ 1861

Horse's Head, New York, N.Y. (Skinner-Eno PA-H 13) bold strike on 24¢ Grayish Lilac (78a), Very Fine, the Horse's Head and Union Soldier's Head cancellations are two of the more famous fancy cancellations used in New York City's foreign mail office, it is especially scarce on the 24¢ stamp, ex Jennings

E. 500-750
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
1143
PSE 85J
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1143, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 67-78)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Jumbo margins, fresh color, face-free grid and trace of red cancel, Very Fine and choice, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85 Jumbo; SMQ $750.00)

440
450
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1685, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Intense shade and impression, perfect strike of 16-Segment Rosette in Circle fancy cancel of Ripon Wis. (S-E GE-R5), Extremely Fine strike, a stamp with fantastic visual appeal, with 2004 P.F. certificate

400
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2018-03-07
The J. R. Helton, Jr. Collection of Used United States Stamps
39
PSE 90
 
Sale Number 1174, Lot Number 39, 1861-68 Issues (Scott 63-97)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Outstanding centering, rich color on bright white paper, neat Philadelphia circular datestamp, Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $1,000.00)

400
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2015-09-29
The Robert Bowman Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps
 
Sale Number 1108, Lot Number 56, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Crisp shade, light strike of quartered cork and trace of red cancel, well-proportioned margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1993 P.F. certificate

425
300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2015-07-28
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1107, Lot Number 136, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Dark Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Dark Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Dark Grayish Lilac (78a). Intense color very reminiscent of the rare Blackish Violet shade (78c, Scott Retail $20,000.00), in fact the 2002 P.F. certificate which accompanies identifies it as 78c and it has been listed in our census of that stamp as 78c-CAN-05, neat strike of target cancel, three well-proportioned margins, extra wide margin at top, Very Fine, ex Hoffner, with 2002 P.F. certificate as 78c, with 2014 P.F. certificate as 78a, Dark Grayish Lilac

425
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2014-09-16
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1078, Lot Number 187, 1861-68 Issue (Scott 71-78)24c Grayish Lilac (78a), 24c Grayish Lilac (78a)24c Grayish Lilac (78a). Rich color, detailed impression, neat strike of circle of V's cancel, fresh and Very Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

425
275
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