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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2012-09-20
The Natalee Grace Collection of Used U.S. Stamps, Part Three
 
Sale Number 1028, Lot Number 424, 1917-19 Perf 11 Unwatermarked Issue (Scott 498-518b)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d), 3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d). Showing dramatic doubling of the design with one impression printed 7mm below the other, neat strike of San Francisco circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE. THIS IS THE MOST DRAMATIC OF THE FOUR CERTIFIED USED COPIES OF THIS DOUBLE IMPRESSION. A GREAT RARITY.

Our census of Scott 501d double impression, illustrated below and available at our website at http://www.siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/501d/501d.pdf , records only four used examples, plus 5-6 unused copies. One other used copy shows such a dramatic shift but it has flaws. Two of the unused also show this dramatic shift.

Ex Twigg-Smith. With 2001 P.F. certificate.

3,500
2,900
United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2009-06-23
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 975, Lot Number 1919, 1917-19 Issues (Scott 481-524)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d), 3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d). Good doubling with top and left frame lines of almost equal intensity, wavy-line machine cancel, off-center as always, few small faults, rare, this stamp realized $4,250 hammer in Sale 967 but was returned after the P.F. noted tiny faults, with 2009 P.F. certificate

2,750
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2008-12-16
Important and Superb United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 967, Lot Number 4859, 1917-19 Issues (Scott 481-524)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d), 3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d). Good doubling with top and left frame lines of almost equal intensity, wavy-line machine cancel, off-center as always, rare

3,500
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2003-05-31
2003 Rarities of the World
 
Sale Number 863, Lot Number 574, 1908-23 Issues (Scott 485 to 534B)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d), 3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d). Distinct double impression, light strike of cancel leaves doubling of the entire design easily visible

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED USED EXAMPLES OF THIS DOUBLE IMPRESSION.

The records of the Philatelic Foundation contain only three used and three unused copies certified as genuine. The last example to be offered at auction realized $3,750 in our sale of the Twigg-Smith collection.

With 1986 P.F. certificate.

2,500
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
20th Century Issues
Washington-Franklin Issues
2001-04-10
The Thurston Twigg-Smith Collection of Superb Used U.S. Stamps
 
Sale Number 835, Lot Number 479, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 500 to 505)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d), 3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d)3c Light Violet, Ty. I, Double Impression (501d). Distinct double impression, neat strike of circular datestamp clearly visible at left

VERY FINE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED USED EXAMPLES OF THIS DOUBLE IMPRESSION.

The records of the Philatelic Foundation contain only two used and three unused copies certified as genuine. This stamp becomes the third used example known to us.

E. 750-1,000
3,750
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