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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=20th Century Issues, Issue/Country=Washington-Franklin Issues, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 489
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Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-11-20
Superb United States Stamps and Private Die Proprietary Stamps
150
PSE 100J
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Sale Number 1212, Lot Number 150, 1912-16 Washington-Franklin Issues3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins and mathematically perfect centering, vivid color on post-office fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, a huge example of this coil issue in the finest attainable condition, ex Depew, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; unpriced above the grade of 100, SMQ $375.00 as 100), one of only two examples of Scott 489 to achieve this highest possible grade

10
275
United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
511
PSE 100
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Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 511, 1917-19 Issues (Scott 481-524)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H., rich color on crisp paper, mathematically perfect centering, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100; SMQ $375.00), only two grade higher

10
300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2592
PSE 95
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Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2592, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H. joint line pair, wide margins and precise centering, pastel color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $475.00), the highest grade awarded to a joint line pair and it is shared by only five others, P.S.E. does not even price this issue at the 98 grade and we feel the price for the 95 grade does not adequately convey its rarity in this condition

70
1,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2593
PSE 100
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Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2593, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H. pair, mathematically perfect centering, fresh color, Extremely Fine Gem, a stunning pair, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100; SMQ $700.00), this is the only pair of Scott 489 to achieve this perfect P.S.E. grade with none higher

22
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2594
PSE 100J
nh
Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2594, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins and mathematically perfect centering, vivid color on post-office fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, a huge example of this coil issue in the finest attainable condition, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $375.00 as 100, unpriced in 100J grade), this is one of only two examples of Scott 489 to achieve this highest possible P.S.E. grade

10
650
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2595
PSE 85
 
Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2595, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Joint line pair, choice centering, pastel color, light oval registry cancels, Extremely Fine for this scarce used joint line pair, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $145.00), collectors seeking a superb used joint line pair of this issue may be in for a very long wait, this 85 is the highest grade recorded in the P.S.E. Population Report and it is shared by no others

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225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2596
PSE 98
 
Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2596, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Pair, wide margins and perfect centering, light grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb used pair, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $500.00), the highest grade awarded to a used pair and it is equaled by no others, the highest grade for a joint line pair is the 85 offered in the previous lot

9
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-22
The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues
2597
PSE 98J
 
Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2597, 1916-18 Perf 10 Vertical Rotary Press Coils, Unwatermarked (Scott 486-489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Jumbo margins and perfect centering, face-free grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a huge and stunning stamp, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $250.00), the highest grade awarded to a used example of Scott 489 in any format and it is equaled by no others, in such cases we feel that the SMQ value is irrelevant

2
350
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
1495
PSE 98
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1495, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-518)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H. pair, glowing color on bright paper, wide and unusually balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, ex "Scarsdale", with 2000 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $375.00), this is the highest grade awarded

22
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
1993
PSE 95
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Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1993, 1916-22 Issues (Scott 462-497)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489), 3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489)3c Violet, Ty. I, Coil (489). Mint N.H. joint line pair, wide margins and precise centering, pastel color, Extremely Fine Gem, ex "Clipper City", with 2004 and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $475.00), this is the highest grade awarded to a joint line pair and it is shared by only five others, P.S.E. does not even price this issue at the 98 grade and we feel the price for the 95 grade does not adequately convey its rarity in this condition

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1,700
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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=20th Century Issues, Issue/Country=Washington-Franklin Issues, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 489

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