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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
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Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 213, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Original gum, lightly hinged, radiant color, choice centering with unusually wide margins, Very Fine and choice, ex Odeneal and "Hampshire", with 2000 and 2007 P.F. certificates

1,000
0
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
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Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 214, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Disturbed original gum, vibrant color, Extremely Fine, with 1981 P.F. certificate

1,000
950
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-05-08
The William H. Gross Collection: Outstanding U.S. Stamp Multiples
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Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 121, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166, 178)The unique plate block of the 7¢ 1873 Continental Bank Note Co, The unique plate block of the 7¢ 1873 Continental Bank Note CoThe unique plate block of the 7¢ 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue

DESCRIPTION

7¢ Orange Vermilion (160), block of twelve from bottom of right pane with "PRINTED BY THE CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE CO. NEW YORK" imprint and "No. 22" plate number, original gum, lightly hinged with narrow hinge remnant at right and in selvage, vibrant color

PROVENANCE

John C. Chapin (acquired in Siegel Sale 821, lot 560, Chapin collection sold privately to Mr. Gross through Shreves, 2002)

CENSUS

Chapin census no. 421

CONDITION NOTES

Fine; some sensibly reinforced perf separations, inconsequential small scrape in selvage

SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)

$14,500.00 for this unique plate block

HISTORY AND COMMENTARY

The 7¢ denomination was dropped from the Bank Note series after the 1875 General Postal Union rates took effect. This is the only recorded plate block of the 7¢ 1873 Issue.

E. 7,500-10,000
15,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1251, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Wide even margins, rich color, bold strike of large red open grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Dr. Morris, with 1987 P.F. certificate

95
275
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1252, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins, neat strike of New York Foreign Mail cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a stunning stamp, with 2000 P.S.E. certificate

85
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1807, 1873-75 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166, 178-179)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Radiant color, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, bold strike of New York Foreign Mail Geometric cancel (ST-MP3), Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

90
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1421, India and Afghanistan7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Used with horizontal pair of 10c Brown (161), cancelled or tied by targets, "Kingwood W. Va. Sep. 7" circular datestamp on cover to Moradabad, India, sender's directive "Via Brindisi", red "New York Sep. 9" circular datestamp, Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, 1876 docketing, left 10c light crease at top right, still Very Fine, a beautiful and scarce combination paying the 27c rate via Brindisi

E. 500-750
750
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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 258, 1873-75 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166, 171)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Block of four, original gum, h.r., radiant color, few minor perf separations at top, Fine-Very Fine and scarce, we have offered only four other blocks of this issue over the past 15 years, with 1976 P.F. certificate

6,000
1,100
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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 212, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Original gum, well-centered, proof-like impression and bright color

EXTREMELY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 7-CENT CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE ISSUE. SELDOM SEEN IN THIS CHOICE CONDITION.

With 1994 P.F. certificate

1,000
2,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2017-10-24
United States Stamps
787
PSE 98
 
Sale Number 1166, Lot Number 787, 1870-73 National and Continental Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-166)7c Orange Vermilion (160), 7c Orange Vermilion (160)7c Orange Vermilion (160). Vivid color, gorgeous centering with wide and balanced margins, 5-Point Star fancy cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp and highly desirable with the premium cancel, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,750.00), only two have graded higher (98J and 100J, both offered in our Kirke sale) and two others share this grade

90
1,400
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