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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-05-08
The William H. Gross Collection: Outstanding U.S. Stamp Multiples
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Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 86, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), The only recorded plate number multiple of the 5¢ F Grill

DESCRIPTION

5¢ Brown, F. Grill (95), block of six with "ENGRAVED BY THE NATIONAL BANK (NOTE COMPANY CITY OF NEW YORK)" part imprint and "No. 17 (Plate.)" plate number at bottom, original gum, centered to upper left, rich color

PROVENANCE

Col. Edward H. R. Green, Part 24, Irwin Heiman sale, 1/8-10/1946, lot 163

Bought privately from Larry Bustillo (Suburban Stamp Co.)

CENSUS

Chapin census no. 308

CONDITION NOTES

Very Good appearance; top right and bottom row stamps creased, short perfs at right mostly in selvage, tiny hinge reinforcements

HISTORY AND COMMENTARY

Unused blocks of the 5¢ 1861-68 Jefferson stamps, in any shade, grilled or ungrilled, are rare. The only ungrilled plate number multiples are a plate block of eight of Scott 76 with "Specimen" overprint, a Scott 76 plate strip of four (Siegel Sale 422, lot 204), and the strip offered in lot 71. This is the only recorded plate number multiple of the 5¢ F Grill (Scott 95).

E. 10,000-15,000
6,250
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-05-08
The William H. Gross Collection: Outstanding U.S. Stamp Multiples
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Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 87, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), 5¢ F Grill block in fresh original-gum condition

DESCRIPTION

5¢ Brown, F. Grill (95), block of four, original gum, warm rich color, centered to top but nicely balanced at sides

PROVENANCE

Walter C. Klein, Christie's Robson Lowe sale, 9/27/1988, lot 249, to Zoellner

Robert Zoellner, Siegel Auction Galleries, 10/8-10/1998, Sale 804, lot 252, to Mr. Gross

CONDITION NOTES

Fine

SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)

$17,000.00

E. 2,000-3,000
2,700
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1161, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Rich color, bold strike of blue quartered cork cancel, Very Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate

875
700
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1705, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Clear grill, outstanding centering, cork cancel, reperfed at left (not mentioned on certificate), appears Extremely Fine, with clear 1993 P.F. certificate

850
500
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 866, 1861-68 Issues5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Two covers: first with horizontal pair tied by corks and purple "Philada. Pa. Paid All Direct Apr. 12" (1869) circular datestamp on cover to Dresden, Germany, with original enclosure, second with strip of three cancelled by corks and tied by "Cartersville Ga. Apr. 17" circular datestamp on 3c Green on Cream entire (U84) to Varnell's Station Ga., adhesive on back indicates this may have been used as a paste-up, few small faults, Fine pair of covers with the 5c F Grill, latter with 2001 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
225
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19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1227, France (including Algeria and Corsica)5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Tied by vivid red cork foreign mail cancels and matching "Baltimore Md. Apr. 3" (1869) circular datestamp on 10c Yellow Green on Buff entire (U41) to Paris, France, "New York 6 Apr. 6" credit datestamp, blue French transit (also ties 5c) and red boxed "PD", receiving backstamps, neatly docketed, stamp has some short or pulled perfs at top, still Very Fine, unusual and colorful combination for 15c rate, the 5c F Grill is extremely scarce on cover -- especially anything colorful

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1228, France (including Algeria and Corsica)5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Clear grill points, used with two 2c Black, F. Grill (93) and two 3c Red, F. Grill (94), tied by circle of wedges cancels, "Rochester N.Y. Feb. 13" (1869) circular datestamp on illustrated Genesee Valley Nurseries corner card cover to Paris, France, red "New York Paid 6 Feb. 16" credit datestamp, red boxed "PD" handstamp, blue French transit datestamp, missing part of top flap, small edge flaws, stamps with small faults, still appears Very Fine, a colorful franking

E. 750-1,000
850
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19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1322, Italy5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Used with three 3c Red, F. Grill (94) and horizontal pair of 12c Black, F. Grill (97), tied by red cork foreign mail cancels, matching "Baltimore Md. Jan. 3" (1869) circular datestamp on cover to Rome, Italy, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit Jan. 6" transit datestamp and Rome backstamps, sender's directive "Per English Mail" but with red German transit, with original enclosure, some faults including few stamps small tears, front and back held together along one seam, still Fine, a colorful and very rare three-value 1868 Grilled Issue franking paying the double 19c rate via North German Union Closed Mail, ex Dr. LeBow and Gliedman

E. 1,500-2,000
1,900
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2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1399, Africa5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Horizontal pair and single, used with 3c Green, H. Grill (136) and 10c Brown, H. Grill (139), each with fully evident grills, cork cancels with "Iowa Falls Ioa. Nov. 12" (1872) circular datestamp on blue linen-lined cover to Natal, South Africa, faint strike of red circular datestamp, crayon credits and rates including red "1d" Colonial rate handstamp crossed out and re-rated "4" pence, red London Paid transit datestamp (Nov. 30), "Received Open and Resealed..." in script handstamp, red wax seal on back, 10c with light vertical crease, some cosmetic improvements in addition to the linen lining

VERY FINE APPEARING AND RARE 1868 GRILLED ISSUE AND 1870 GRILLED BANK NOTE ISSUE COMBINATION ON COVER TO NATAL, SOUTH AFRICA.

This was franked for the 28c rate by British Mail via Southampton. With 1988 P.F. certificate not mentioning any faults

E. 2,000-3,000
8,000
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1867-68 Grilled Issue
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 389, 1867-68 Grilled Issue: F Grill5c Brown, F. Grill (95), 5c Brown, F. Grill (95)5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Block of four, original gum, lightly hinged, clear grills, some slight offset on back, intense color

FRESH AND FINE ORIGINAL-GUM BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE 1868 5-CENT F GRILL.

The 5c 1861-68 Issue was printed from plates with closely-spaced subjects that left little room for the large 12-gauge perforations. With 1972 P.F. certificate

17,000
2,600
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