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Sale 1195 — The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues

Sale Date — Wednesday, 12 December, 2018

Category — Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Unknown Authors

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
189
E
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 189, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Unknown AuthorsUnknown Author, 2c Bronze & Violet, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2b), Unknown Author, 2c Bronze & Violet, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2b)Unknown Author, 2c Bronze & Violet, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2b). U.S. 10mm high, original gum, h.r., couple punch outs below bronze "U.S", small tear at upper right, Very Fine appearance and rare, unlike some other essays of this type which are folded designs, this re-use essay was pierced with "S"-shaped cuts, with the numeral cut out, this made the stamp fragile, preventing its reuse, ex Finkelburg and "Lake Shore", with 2005 P.F. certificate.

5,000
1,700
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