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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=Back-of-Book, Issue/Country=Officials, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = O58S, Symbol IN ("SBL")
Area/Sub/
General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
Sbl
Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1231, Officials: Special Printings2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, bright color, Fine, scarce block

850
950
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2016-07-26
United States and Possessions
Sbl
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 506, Officials, Newspapers & Periodicals, Parcel Post2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, well-centered with balanced margins, fresh color and paper, tiny perf tip crease at bottom right, still Very Fine and choice block, ex Golden

850
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2016-04-08
The Rollin C. Huggins Jr. Collection of U.S. Officials
Sbl
Sale Number 1123, Lot Number 706, Offical Special Printings: Post Office thru State2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four with narrow left selvage, without gum as issued, bright and fresh, Very Fine

850
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2015-03-26
The Golden Collection of U.S. Official Special Printings
Sbl
Sale Number 1095, Lot Number 617, State Department2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, well-centered with balanced margins, fresh color and paper, tiny perf tip crease at bottom right, still Very Fine and choice block

850
600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2015-03-26
The Golden Collection of U.S. Official Special Printings
Sbl
Sale Number 1095, Lot Number 618, State Department2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, well-proportioned margins, few minor perf separations at top, Very Fine and choice block

850
450
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2015-03-26
The Golden Collection of U.S. Official Special Printings
Sbl
Sale Number 1095, Lot Number 619, State Department2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Positions 31-32/81-82, 53-57/93-97, 78-80/98-100, part sheet of 46 from rejoined vertical blocks of 12, 25 and 9, without gum as issued, bottom with part imprint and plate no. 59 as well as the Position 98 major double transfer, most stamps with perfs at least clear of design, some toning between perfs in a few places and some minor perf separations as would be expected in such a multiple

FINE-VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE PART IMPRINT AND PLATE NUMBER MULTIPLE OF THE 2-CENT STATE DEPARTMENT SPECIAL PRINTING. ESPECIALLY DESIRABLE SHOWING THE MAJOR DOUBLE TRANSFER IN POSITION 98.

All the State Department issues below the dollar denominations were printed from sheets of 100 stamps. Position 98 on the 2c plate contains one of the most pronounced double transfers of any Official issue. Combining it with a multiple which also shows the part imprint and plate number makes this one of the most outstanding Official Special Printing items extant.

Scott Retail as blocks and singles without regard to the premium positions or double transfer

8,550
5,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2013-11-19
United States Stamps
Sbl
Sale Number 1061, Lot Number 4206, Official Specimens2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, fresh and Fine-Very Fine, scarce item, there are no known blocks of four of the regularly issued 2c State Department stamp

850
1,200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2011-12-13
United States Stamps
Sbl
Sale Number 1017, Lot Number 989, Official Specimens and Officials Balance (OS)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four with bottom selvage, without gum as issued, bright color and well centered, Very Fine, scarce multiple

850
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2011-12-13
United States Stamps
Sbl
Sale Number 1017, Lot Number 990, Official Specimens and Officials Balance (OS)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four with part imprint selvage at bottom, without gum as issued, bright color, fresh and Fine, rare multiple with the imprint

850
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Officials
2011-12-13
United States Stamps
Sbl
Sale Number 1017, Lot Number 991, Official Specimens and Officials Balance (OS)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S), 2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S)2c State, Specimen Ovpt. (O58S). Block of four, without gum as issued, fresh color and paper, Fine-Very Fine

850
700
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