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Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2018-07-25
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1187, Lot Number 761, Newspapers and Periodicals$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Original gum with couple small adherences, vivid color, Fine

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U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2017-10-24
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1166, Lot Number 1251, Newspapers and Periodicals$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Original gum, vivid color, fresh and Very Fine, ex Lutwak, with 1981 P.F. certificate

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2017-07-25
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 750, Newspapers and Periodicals (PR)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108). Vibrant color, bold handstamp cancel, few light creases, Very Fine appearance, ex Schwenk

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2017-06-27
2017 Rarities of the World
289°
PSE 95J
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Sale Number 1159, Lot Number 289, Offices in China, Officials, Newspapers$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Original gum, lightly hinged, vivid color and intense impression, gorgeous centering with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1895 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.

With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $5,100.00). Only two original gum stamps have been graded thus far and this stands alone as the highest grade awarded (the other is graded F 70).

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2017-03-01
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1286, Newspapers and Periodicals: 1879 thru 1895 Issues$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Original gum, h.r., vivid color, tiny corner crease at top left, Very Fine appearance

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2016-11-09
U.S. and Possessions, featuring The Weinberg Inventory
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Sale Number 1140, Lot Number 1237, Newspapers and Periodicals$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Mint N.H., intense shade and impression on bright paper

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1895 NEWSPAPER ISSUE. THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT ISSUES TO OBTAIN IN MINT NEVER-HINGED CONDITION.

A Power Search review found only one other in Mint N.H. condition. A review of the online records of The Philatelic Foundation failed to find any additional examples.

With 2006 P.F. certificate

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2016-06-21
The Grant Inman Collection, Part I: Newspapers and Periodicals
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Sale Number 1131, Lot Number 2604, 1895 Unwatermarked Bureau of Engraving & Printing Issue (Scott PR102-PR113)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Issue (PR108). Mint N.H., radiant color, choice centering with extra wide margins at sides

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. AN OUTSTANDING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1895 UNWATERMARKED NEWSPAPER ISSUE. THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT ISSUES TO OBTAIN IN MINT NEVER-HINGED CONDITION. THIS MAY WELL BE THE FINEST EXAMPLE IN EXISTENCE.

A Power Search review found only one other in Mint N.H. condition. A review of the online records of The Philatelic Foundation failed to find any additional examples. The example offered here has slightly better centering than the other recorded example.

Ex "Silver Lake". With 1988 and 2004 P.F. certificates.

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2015-07-28
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1107, Lot Number 635, Newspapers and Periodicals$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108). Vibrant color, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, neat oval handstamp cancels, faint thin spot at top, Extremely Fine appearance, with 2014 P.F. certificate

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2014-09-18
The George A. Schwenk Collection of Newspapers & Periodicals
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Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2201, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue Unused (Scott PR102-PR113)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108). Original gum, lightly hinged, brilliant color, gorgeous centering with wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 1979 P.F. certificate

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Newspapers & Periodicals
2014-09-18
The George A. Schwenk Collection of Newspapers & Periodicals
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2209, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue Used$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108), $2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108)$2.00 Scarlet, 1895 Unwatermarked Issue (PR108). Vibrant color, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, neat oval handstamp cancels

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL USED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1895 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE.

Ex Collier.

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