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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=Back-of-Book, Issue/Country=Special Delivery, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = E11, Symbol IN ("H, BL")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1611, Special Delivery, Registration10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Left imprint and plate no. 5520 block of six, lightly hinged at top, wide and balanced margins, color a bid faded, otherwise Extremely Fine, this issue comes both with and without imprint, the imprint configuration is considerably scarcer

725
250
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2019-05-08
The William H. Gross Collection: Outstanding U.S. Stamp Multiples
ogbl
Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 292, Special Delivery Issues, A scarce wide top plate block of the 10¢ Perf 11 Unwatermarked Special Delivery issue with Type VII imprint

DESCRIPTION

10¢ Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), wide top "BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING" Type VII imprint and plate number 5520 block of six, lightly hinged, choice centering with wide margins, brilliant color

PROVENANCE

Paul Cheyney (collection sold privately to Mr. Gross)

CONDITION NOTES

Extremely Fine; bottom left stamp trivial natural inclusion

SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)

$725.00

HISTORY AND COMMENTARY

The 1917 Perf 11 Unwatermarked Special Delivery stamps were printed from plates with and without the Bureau Type VII imprint. Plate blocks with the imprint and plate number are much scarcer than those with just the number.

E. 500-750
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2015-02-19
Outstanding United States Stamps
ogbl
Sale Number 1092, Lot Number 1428, Special Delivery10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Top imprint and plate no. 5520 block of six with wide selvage, lightly hinged, rich color on bright paper, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, this issue comes both with and without imprint, the imprint configuration is considerably scarcer, with 2014 P.F. certificate

725
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2014-12-17
U.S., Possessions and Confederate States Stamps & Postal History
ogbl
Sale Number 1090, Lot Number 1629, Special Delivery, Registration, Postage Due10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Two plate no. blocks of six, one bottom plate no. 5520 with imprint, h.r. and two small thins caused by hinge removal, also full top with plate no. 13552, Mint N.H. with slight gum skips, Fine-Very Fine appearance

1,065
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2011-12-13
United States Stamps
ogbl
Sale Number 1017, Lot Number 915, Special Delivery, Registration (Scott E1-E11, F1)10c Ultramarine, "Pink Back" Variety, Special Delivery (E11 var), 10c Ultramarine, "Pink Back" Variety, Special Delivery (E11 var)10c Ultramarine, "Pink Back" Variety, Special Delivery (E11 var). Block of four and single, fresh color, attractive margins, Very Fine, footnote in Scott Catalogue states that the "Pink Backs" are valued at approx. 5x the normal stamps

E. 150-200
225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2011-06-21
United States Stamps & Postal History, Foreign
ogbl
Sale Number 1011, Lot Number 1076, Group Lots by Issue10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Three plate no. 10277 blocks of six, incl. top, left and right, lacking only the bottom plate to be complete, brilliant colors, Fine-Very Fine

675
225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2010-10-26
United States Stamps
ogbl
Sale Number 997, Lot Number 6214, Special Delivery, Registration (E, F)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Top and left plate no. blocks of six, first plate no. 8507 and lightly hinged at top, second plate no. 10632 and Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, latter with 2006 P.F. certificate

565
275
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2008-03-25
United States Stamps
ogbl
Sale Number 953, Lot Number 1444, Special Delivery, Registration10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Wide top imprint and plate no. 5520 block of six, pos. 4 and 5 lightly hinged, other four Mint N.H., wonderfully well-centered, Extremely Fine, scarce plate block with the imprint, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate

725
1,200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2007-10-04
United States Plate Blocks
ogbl
Sale Number 942, Lot Number 1773, Special Delivery10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Wide top plate no. 10631 block of six, well-centered, five stamps Mint N.H., bottom center stamp natural perf dimple, otherwise Very Fine-Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate

225
170
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Special Delivery
2007-10-04
United States Plate Blocks
ogbl
Sale Number 942, Lot Number 1774, Special Delivery10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11), 10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11)10c Ultramarine, Special Delivery (E11). Three plate no. 10277 blocks of six, incl. top, left and right, lacking only the bottom plate to be complete, brilliant colors, Fine-Very Fine

675
250
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