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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 = 140, Symbol IN ("NG")
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Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2021-04-29
The Gary Petersen Collection of Important United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1234, Lot Number 165, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-166)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), deep rich color, easily visible and clearly defined grill

VERY FINE. A RARE SOUND UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1870 NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE. THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATION OF THE SET TO OBTAIN IN UNUSED CONDITION.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of those have faults or are off-center. The stamp offered here, with clear grill points, rich color, choice centering for the issue and in sound condition, is a true condition rarity.

With 1960 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates

17,500
35,000
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1793, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 134-155)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), several clear grill points, attractive color, slight soiling, corner crease at bottom left, short perf at upper left, Fine appearance, a rare unused stamp, with 1962 P.F. certificate

17,500
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2018-11-14
United States Stamps including Confederate States and Hawaii
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Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 241, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-155)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), intense shade and impression, several clearly evident grill points

FINE AND RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of these have faults.

With 1974 P.F. certificate

17,500
5,750
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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
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Sale Number 1185, Lot Number 62, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), pretty shade on crisp paper, easily discernible grill points

VERY FINE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1870 NATIONAL GRILLED ISSUE. THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATION OF THE SET TO OBTAIN IN UNUSED CONDITION.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of those have faults or are off-center. The stamp here, with clear grill points, rich color, choice centering and in sound condition, is a true condition rarity.

Ex "Laila". With 1991 and 2009 P.F. certificates

14,000
18,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2018-04-11
The David Wingate Collection of United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1180, Lot Number 196, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Traces of original gum which thinly covers about half the back, evident grill points to the right of Webster's portrait, pastel color

FINE AND RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of these have faults.

Signed in pencil "Guaranteed Grilled J.M. Bartels". With 1992 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail as original gum $32,500.00. Scott Retail as no gum

14,000
6,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2017-05-11
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3394, 1870-83 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-229)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), rich color, several noticeable grill points, small extraneous ink marks at top left

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.

With 1960 and 2017 P.F. certificates

14,000
9,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-09-14
The Alan Collection of United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1134, Lot Number 140, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, H. Grill (140). Unused (no gum), deep rich color, clear grill is visible from the front, tiny corner crease at top left

FINE APPEARING AND RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1870 NATIONAL GRILLED ISSUE. THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATION OF THE SET TO OBTAIN IN UNUSED CONDITION.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of these have faults.

With 2006 P.F. certificate

13,000
4,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2009-06-13
2009 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 973, Lot Number 133, 1870-79 Bank Note Issues12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). H. Grill, unused (no gum), deep rich color on fresh crisp paper, several rows of noticeable grill points at left

VERY FINE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1870 NATIONAL GRILLED ISSUE. THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATION OF THE SET TO OBTAIN IN UNUSED CONDITION.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of these have faults. The stamp here, with clear grill points, rich color, choice centering and in sound condition, is one of the finest extant.

With 1990 and 2006 P.F. certificates

11,500
7,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2009-04-27
The "Laila" Collection of United States Stamps
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Sale Number 972, Lot Number 3143, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). H. Grill, unused (no gum), pretty shade on crisp paper, easily discernible grill points

VERY FINE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1870 NATIONAL GRILLED ISSUE. THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT DENOMINATION OF THE SET TO OBTAIN IN UNUSED CONDITION.

Aside from the 24c, which does not exist unused, the 12c is the most difficult to obtain unused, in any condition. Probably less than ten exist with original gum, and many of these have faults. The stamp here, with clear grill points, rich color, choice centering and in sound condition, is a true condition rarity.

With 1991 P.F. certificate

13,000
19,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2007-02-26
The Alan Geisler Collection of U.S. and Possessions Stamps
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Sale Number 929, Lot Number 160, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills, Scott 134 thru 144)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). H. Grill, unused (no gum), easily discernible grill points, pretty shade, small thin spot at top

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 12-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.

With 2006 P.F. certificate

14,000
3,500
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17 Selected Lots , Page 1 of 2


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