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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1870-88 Bank Note Issues, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 137A, Symbol IN ("USED")
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Grade
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
1303
PF 90
 
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1303, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Bright color, clearly defined grill easily discernible from the front of the stamp, blue halved-circle cork cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 6-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE WITH AN I GRILL AND A BLUE CANCEL. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP.

With 2016 P.F. certificate (XF 90). By way of comparison, only three grade 90 in the P.S.E. Population Report which is the highest awarded. Scott Catalogue lists but does not price this issue with a blue cancel. Scott Retail as normal cancel

950
2,900
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
 
Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 348, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Brilliant color, clear grill easily visible on the face of the stamp, unobtrusive circular datestamp, gorgeous centering with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A PHENOMENAL USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 6-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE WITH I GRILL.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 90, SMQ $2,750.00 as 90). Early graded certificates did not always separate the grill types but this may be the highest grade awarded to a 6c I Grill.

950
2,900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2018-06-27
2018 Rarities of the World
63°
PSE 90
 
Sale Number 1185, Lot Number 63, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Outstanding centering, rich color, neat strike of 5-Point Star fancy cancel, bright and fresh

EXTREMELY FINE. AN OUTSTANDING COMBINATION OF A SCARCE 1870 6-CENT I GRILL, WITH CHOICE CENTERING AND A FANCY CANCEL.

This stamp is rarely encountered with the combination of choice centering and a fancy cancel. With 2015 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $2,750.00 for normal cancel). This is the highest grade awarded to a Scott 137A in the P.S.E. Population Report (shared by two others)

950
5,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2017-09-19
The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps
 
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 109, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. H. and I. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)6c Carmine, I. Grill, Split Grill (137A var), 6c Carmine, I. Grill, Split Grill (137A var)6c Carmine, I. Grill, Split Grill (137A var). Nicely centered, bright color, bold blue cork cancel (probably Chicago), Very Fine example of the split I Grill, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (F-VF 75; SMQ $650.00 as normal)

900
850
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2015-12-16
United States Stamps and Possessions
3211
PSE 90
 
Sale Number 1116, Lot Number 3211, 1870-75 National and Continental Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-179)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Outstanding centering, bright color, neat strike of star fancy cancel, bright and fresh

EXTREMELY FINE. AN OUTSTANDING COMBINATION OF A SCARCE 1870 6-CENT I GRILL, WITH OUTSTANDING CENTERING AND A FANCY CANCEL.

This stamp is rarely encountered with the combination of choice centering and a fancy cancel. With 2015 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $2,200.00 for normal cancel)

900
2,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2014-12-17
U.S., Possessions and Confederate States Stamps & Postal History
 
Sale Number 1090, Lot Number 1308, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-155)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Blue fancy geometric cork cancel of Chicago, rich color, Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate, Scott does not list any colored cancels on this stamp

900
375
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2014-11-05
The Curtis Collection: 1847-1901 Stamps and Covers
3390
PF 90
 
Sale Number 1084, Lot Number 3390, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Clear grill points easily visible on face, bold strike of New York Foreign Mail cancel and part of red New York circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice, a striking stamp, with 1990 and 2013 P.F. certificates (VF 80)

900
850
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2014-11-05
The Curtis Collection: 1847-1901 Stamps and Covers
 
Sale Number 1084, Lot Number 3391, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Clearly-defined grill, radiant color, several cancels including cork, circular datestamp and red transit, fresh and Fine, with 2013 PSAG certificate

900
350
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2013-07-16
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 279, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 137-166)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Clear grill points easily visible on face, bold strike of New York Foreign Mail cancel and part of red New York circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice, a striking stamp, with 1990 P.F. certificate

900
325
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2012-09-19
The Natalee Grace Collection of Used U.S. Stamps, Part Two
 
Sale Number 1027, Lot Number 46, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. I Grills (Scott 134A-141A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A), 6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A)6c Carmine, I. Grill (137A). Clearly-defined grill points, radiant color nicely complemented by large blue grid cancel of Chicago, well-balanced margins, Very Fine and choice, the 6c is scarce with an I Grill, this has just been elevated to a major catalogue number, with 1986 and 2003 P.F. certificates, the first not specifying the grill type, Scott Retail as normal grill, Scott Catalogue value based on 2012 listing which does not distinguish between the grill types

625
2,500
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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1870-88 Bank Note Issues, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 137A, Symbol IN ("USED")

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