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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1869 Pictorial Issue, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 116, Symbol IN ("BL")
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Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
2020-06-30
2020 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 1224, Lot Number 116, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, rich color, centered strike of unusual geometric cork cancel, few perf separations sensibly reinforced, couple nibbed perfs on bottom left stamp

VERY FINE AND RARE BLOCK. ONE OF FIVE RECORDED USED BLOCKS OF THE 10-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL.

Used 10c blocks are considerably rarer than unused blocks. The Rose book records 16 unused blocks of four or larger, but only five used blocks of four and a strip of six.

Ex Hindes, Ishikawa, Rose and Twigg-Smith. Scott value $8,000.00.

E. 3,000-4,000
4,500
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
2014-11-05
The Curtis Collection: 1847-1901 Stamps and Covers
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Sale Number 1084, Lot Number 3328, 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 112-122)10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, vibrant color, lightened manuscript cancel, few faults including thin spot and horizontal crease at bottom, Fine appearance, only five used blocks of four are recorded, which is the largest-size used block (a used strip of six is known), Scott Retail $8,000.00

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
2003-05-31
2003 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 863, Lot Number 391, 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 113 to 116)10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, vibrant color, lightened manuscript cancel, few faults incl. thin spot and horizontal crease at bottom, Fine appearing example of this rare block, only five used blocks of four are recorded

8,000
1,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
2001-04-10
The Thurston Twigg-Smith Collection of Superb Used U.S. Stamps
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Sale Number 835, Lot Number 226, 1869 Pictorial Issue (10c to 24c)10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, rich color, centered strike of unusual geometric cork cancel, few perf separations sensibly reinforced, few nibbed perfs on bottom left stamp

VERY FINE AND RARE BLOCK. ONE OF FIVE RECORDED 10-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL USED BLOCKS OF FOUR.

Used 10c blocks are considerably rarer than unused blocks. Jon Rose records sixteen unused blocks of four or larger, but only five used blocks of four and a strip of six.

Ex Hindes, Ishikawa and Rose.

8,000
4,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
1998-11-11
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 806, Lot Number 1313, 1869 Pictorials and Re-issues10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, pen cancels removed, causing discoloration that appears to be black cancels, repaired, still of vivid color and Fine appearance, very rare

4,500
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
1998-05-09
1998 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 800, Lot Number 309, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, bright color, cancelled by bold rosette cancels, top stamps have faint creases, top left stamp has single strengthened perf

FINE CENTERING. A RARE BLOCK WITH BEAUTIFUL ROSETTE FANCY CANCELS. ONE OF ONLY FIVE RECORDED 10-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL USED BLOCKS OF FOUR.

Despite a lower Scott catalogue value, used 10-cent blocks are considerably rarer than unused blocks. Jon Rose records sixteen unused blocks of four or larger, but only five used blocks of four and a strip of six.

4,500
5,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
1997-09-27
The Jonathan W. Rose Collection of The 1869 Pictorial Issue
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Sale Number 794, Lot Number 578, Ten-Cent10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Block of four, rich color, centered strike of unusual geometric cork cancel, few perf separations sensibly reinforced, few nibbed perfs on bottom left stamp

VERY FINE AND RARE BLOCK. ONE OF FIVE RECORDED 10-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL USED BLOCKS OF FOUR.

Used 10c blocks are considerably rarer than unused blocks. Jon Rose records sixteen unused blocks of four or larger, but only five used blocks of four and a strip of six. Ex Hindes, Ishikawa

4,500
8,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1869 Pictorial Issue
1970-03-24
1970 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 371, Lot Number 78, 1869 Pictorial Issue, 10c Yellow (116) Used Block, Bright Color, Nicely Centered, faint thin in one, otherwise Very Fine

550
475
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