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Sale 1187 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 July, 2018

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
180
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Sale Number 1187, Lot Number 180, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Original gum, deep shade and proof-like impression on bright paper

VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

The 15c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 397 of the 15c were sold; the remaining 9,603 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

Ex Hoffman. With 2002 and 2008 P.F. certificates (VF 80)

4,250
2,600
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