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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 = 186, Symbol IN ("NH")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2017-06-27
2017 Rarities of the World
180
PF 80
nh
Sale Number 1159, Lot Number 180, 1879-88 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-191)6c Pink (186). Mint N.H, 6c Pink (186). Mint N.H6c Pink (186). Mint N.H., rich color, well-centered for this difficult issue with wide and nicely balanced margins

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. AN EXTREMELY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 6-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.

A review of our past auctions plus the records of the P.F. and P.S.E. demonstrates how rare this issue is in Mint N.H. condition. We have offered only three other singles, plus a block of nine with mixed centering. The P.F. has only certified a handful of singles stating Mint N.H.

With 1978 and 2009 P.F. certificates (VF 80)

3,100
4,250
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-03-17
Outstanding United States Stamps
nh
Sale Number 1120, Lot Number 1358, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)6c Pink (186). Mint N.H, 6c Pink (186). Mint N.H6c Pink (186). Mint N.H., pretty pastel color, well-centered for this difficult issue

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 6-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE. THIS IS ONLY THE THIRD MINT NEVER-HINGED SINGLE WE HAVE OFFERED SINCE KEEPING COMPUTERIZED RECORDS.

A review of our past auctions plus the records of the P.F. and P.S.E. demonstrates how rare this issue is in Mint N.H. condition. We have offered only two other singles, in our 2007 Odeneal and 2015 Hall sales, plus a block of nine with mixed centering. The P.F. has only certified a handful of singles stating Mint N.H.

With 2015 P.F. certificate

3,100
5,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2015-04-28
The Robert R. Hall Collection of Outstanding United States Stamps
nh
Sale Number 1096, Lot Number 333, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)6c Pink (186). Mint N.H, 6c Pink (186). Mint N.H6c Pink (186). Mint N.H., brownish gum, pastel color, choice centering for this difficult issue

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 6-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE. THIS IS ONLY THE SECOND MINT NEVER-HINGED SINGLE WE HAVE OFFERED SINCE KEEPING COMPUTERIZED RECORDS.

A review of our past auctions plus the records of the P.F. and P.S.E. demonstrates how rare this issue is in Mint N.H. condition. We offered one other single, in our 2007 Odeneal sale (graded 90, realized $11,000 hammer), plus a block of nine with mixed centering. The P.F. has only certified two singles stating Mint N.H. -- this one and the Odeneal copy (plus four older certificates which state "it is genuine").

With 1994 P.F. certificate

3,100
4,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2007-10-03
The John F. Odeneal Collection of Superb Mint U.S. Stamps
1114
PSE 90
nh
Sale Number 941, Lot Number 1114, 1879-88 American Bank Note Co. Issues6c Pink (186). Mint N.H, 6c Pink (186). Mint N.H6c Pink (186). Mint N.H., radiant color on crisp paper, choice centering for this difficult issue with well-balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE. AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 6-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE. THIS IS THE FIRST MINT NEVER-HINGED SINGLE WE HAVE OFFERED SINCE KEEPING COMPUTERIZED RECORDS FOURTEEN YEARS AGO. A GREAT CONDITION RARITY

The only other Mint N.H. examples we have offered were in a block of nine with Fine-Very Fine centering. This is the first Mint N.H. single we have offered, and is far superior to any in the block.

With 1996 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $9,700.00). This is the first and only Mint N.H. example certified by P.S.E., although the SMQ prices a 90 at $9,700 and 95 at $21,700 (on what basis we do not know).

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12,000
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