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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1867-68 Grilled Issue, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 87, Symbol IN ("USED")
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Date
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Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
237
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 237, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Intense shade and near perfect centering, nicely contrasted by blue grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED 1868 2-CENT E GRILL BLACK JACK WITH A BLUE CANCEL.

With 2018 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,150.00 without premium for the blue cancel). Only three grade higher (two at 95J and one at 98J)

190
1,400
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
238
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 238, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill, Very Thin Paper (87 var), 2c Black, E. Grill, Very Thin Paper (87 var)2c Black, E. Grill, Very Thin Paper (87 var). Detailed impression, gorgeous centering with wide and balanced margins, neat strike of red "N.Y. Post Office" circular datestamp cancel, manuscript "n.y." on back barely shows thru on a few grill points and is not mentioned on certificate

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1868 2-CENT E GRILL ON VERY THIN PAPER.

With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,150.00 as normal paper). Only three grade higher (two at 95J and one at 98J). SMQ does not separate the paper types so this may be the highest grade awarded to the very thin paper variety. Scott Retail as normal paper

255
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
239
PF 90
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 239, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Crisp impression on bright paper, nicely complemented by blue "N.Y. Post Office" circular datestamp cancel, choice centering with well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, ex Kirke, with 2000, 2005 and 2006 P.F. certificates (XF 90)

200
425
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
1153
PSE 98J
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1153, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Remarkably well-centered with Jumbo margins all around, strong grill impression on fresh paper, cork cancel and also circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1868 2-CENT E GRILL. AN EXTREMELY DIFFICULT STAMP TO FIND WITH SUCH HUGE MARGINS AND IN SUCH PRISTINE CONDITION. AN EXTRAORDINARY STAMP WHICH MAY WELL BE THE FINEST IN EXISTENCE -- GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E., THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED AND THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE IT.

Ex "Tahoe" and Merlin. With 2003 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $5,750.00). This is the highest grade awarded, and this is the only example to achieve it. The next highest grade is two at 95J.

180
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1698, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill, Double Grill, One Split (87 var), 2c Black, E. Grill, Double Grill, One Split (87 var)2c Black, E. Grill, Double Grill, One Split (87 var). Clear double grill with one split at sides, face-free cancel, few short or pulled perfs, appears Very Good, despite the centering this is a very rare Black Jack grill variety, the only other example we have encountered was an original-gum stamp from our 1999 Rarities sale (split at top and bottom), with 2018 A.P.S. certificate, listed but unpriced in Scott, Scott Retail as normal double grill

200
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2018-11-14
United States Stamps including Confederate States and Hawaii
185°
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 185, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Intense shade and near perfect centering, nicely contrasted by blue grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb 2c Black Jack with a blue cancel, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,150.00 without premium for the blue cancel), only three are graded higher

190
2,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2018-04-23
The Bernard Faust Collection of U.S. 1863-68 Black Jack Issues
 
Sale Number 1181, Lot Number 1072, 1868 E. and F. Grills (Scott 87, 93)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Horizontal strip of eight, unusually choice margins and centering for such a large multiple, perf separations reinforced with hinges, a few stamps with minor non-obvious faults, Fine-Very Fine, a rare used strip in this size, ex Ishikawa, Scott Retail as four pairs

1,500
750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2018-04-23
The Bernard Faust Collection of U.S. 1863-68 Black Jack Issues
 
Sale Number 1181, Lot Number 1346, Fancy Cancels: Other Towns, cont.2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Intense shade, clear strike of "O.K." in grid fancy cancel, few rough perfs, Very Fine strike

E. 200-300
110
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2017-12-19
United States Stamps and Hawaii
 
Sale Number 1172, Lot Number 531, 1861-68 Issues, 1875 Re-Issue (Scott 65-105)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Horizontal strip of five, each stamp with bold Japanese "X" chop cancel, some small flaws including slight toning and margin trimmed at left, otherwise Fine, an extremely rare Black Jack grill strip with cancels from the U.S. Post Office in Japan, a similar strip is known on cover and worth tens of thousands of dollars

E. 500-750
1,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2017-09-19
The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps
68
PSE 95
 
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 68, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)2c Black, E. Grill (87), 2c Black, E. Grill (87)2c Black, E. Grill (87). Near perfect centering, bright shade and crisp impression on fresh paper, lightly cancelled at center, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, ex "Scarsdale", with 2003 P.F. and 2012 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,150.00), only three have been graded higher

200
1,700
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