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Sale 1216 — The Ambassador J. William Middendorf II Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 25 February, 2020

Category — 1c 1857 Perforated Issue: Plate 1 Late, Plate 2

Cat./Est. Value
Sale Number 1216, Lot Number 99, 1c 1857 Perforated Issue: Plate 1 Late, Plate 21c Blue, Ty. II (20), 1c Blue, Ty. II (20)1c Blue, Ty. II (20). Position 41L2 with “er, Casilear & Co. BANK NOTE E” part imprint and “No. 2” plate number in selvage at left, rich color on bright paper, light strike of blue circular datestamp, perfs rejoined between selvage and stamp, light crease in selvage, stamp with small thin spot at bottom, still Very Fine, an elusive perforated plate number single from Plate 2 (Neinken on p. 191 states “Perforated imprint copies are extremely rare”), ex Neinken and Wagshal

E. 750-1,000
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