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Sale 560 — 1980 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 5 April, 1980

Category — 1870-93 Bank Note Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
156
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 156, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues6c Carmine Grill (137), 6c Carmine Grill (137)6c Carmine Grill (137). Small Part o.g., Rich Color, Beautifully Centered, Extremely Fine

750
4,500
157
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 157, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). Choice Centering & Margins, Extra Wide at Bottom, Cork cancel & Red Rectangular Foreign Transit, Extremely Fine, A Remarkably Beautiful Example of this Very Scarce Bank Note Issue, ex- Stem, Kantor, with APS & P.F. Certificates

1,000
3,750
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158
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 158, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues24c Purple, Grill (142), 24c Purple, Grill (142)24c Purple, Grill (142). Neat NY Foreign Mail Star cancel Ty. A13, Rich Color, Clear Grill, tiny tear at top & bottom, Fine & Handsome Appearance, with P.F. Certificate & Brookman Letter

8,500
4,500
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159
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 159, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues30c Black, Grill (143), 30c Black, Grill (143)30c Black, Grill (143). Fresh Color, Clear Grill, few perfs. tiny bit in at bottom, still Attractive, Rare Unused, with P.F. Certificate

2,500
1,700
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160
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 160, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues90c Carmine, Grill (144), 90c Carmine, Grill (144)90c Carmine, Grill (144). Fresh, Part o.g., small corner crease, o/w Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

3,500
6,000
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161
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 161, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues6c Dull Pink (159). Top Imprint & Plate No, 6c Dull Pink (159). Top Imprint & Plate No6c Dull Pink (159). Top Imprint & Plate No. 18 Block of 12, Stamps Mint, Hinged in Selvedge, Fine-Very Fine, Rare Plate No. Block

7,500
14,000
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162
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 162, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues7c Vermilion (160), 7c Vermilion (160)7c Vermilion (160). Mint Sheet Corner Block of 16, Seven stamps have creases, one stamp small thin, Fine-Very Fine Centering, A Remarkable Showpiece of this scarce stamp

4,600
11,500
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163
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 163, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues10c Brown (161), 10c Brown (161)10c Brown (161). Right Sheet Margin Block of 12, disturbed o.g., tiny negligible gum soak, Very Fine, Several are Extremely Fine "Gems"

1,590
6,500
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164
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 164, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues90c Rose Carmine (166), 90c Rose Carmine (166)90c Rose Carmine (166). Block, Vivid Color, Nearly Full o.g., Choice Centering & Extremely Fine, A Lovely Block

3,500
11,500
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165
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 165, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues1c-90c Bank Note Special Printings (167-177), 1c-90c Bank Note Special Printings (167-177)1c-90c Bank Note Special Printings (167-177). Complete Set, each with sheet margin showing part of Imprint, Remarkably Bright & Fresh Set, A Spectacular Offering, Ex-Earl of Crawford, Ward

43,500
75,000
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166
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 166, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues1c Ultramarine, Special Printing (167), 1c Ultramarine, Special Printing (167)1c Ultramarine, Special Printing (167). S.e. at right & bottom, Fine & Very Rare, with P.F. Certificate

4,500
3,500
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167
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 167, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues3c Blue Green, Special Printing (169), 3c Blue Green, Special Printing (169)3c Blue Green, Special Printing (169). Left perfs. partly blunted by scissors separation, light crease, otherwise Fine, Very Rare, with P.F. Certificate

6,500
5,250
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168
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 168, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues7c Reddish Vermilion, Special Printing (171), 7c Reddish Vermilion, Special Printing (171)7c Reddish Vermilion, Special Printing (171). Bottom Margin Single with Part Imprint, Fresh, Well-centered, few irregular perfs. as usual, Exceptionally Fine for the Issue, with P.F. Certificate

1,500
3,500
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169
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 169, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues12c Dark Violet, Special Printing (173), 12c Dark Violet, Special Printing (173)12c Dark Violet, Special Printing (173). Fresh, Well-centered, few irregular perfs. as usual, Very Fine for the Issue

1,850
2,700
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170
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 170, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues24c Dull Purple, Special Printing (175), 24c Dull Purple, Special Printing (175)24c Dull Purple, Special Printing (175). Unusually Large Margins. Remarkable Centering, some nibbed or blunted perfs. as are virtually all hard paper special printings, "Exceptionally Fine for the Issue

1,400
2,600
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171
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 171, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues2c Carmine Vermilion, Special Printing (180), 2c Carmine Vermilion, Special Printing (180)2c Carmine Vermilion, Special Printing (180). Bright and Fresh, Centered a trifle to left but perforations still clear, One perf. trifle short at left, in significant stain, Fine Appearing example of a Rare Stamp, with P.F. Certificate, Ex-Caspary

14,000
7,500
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172
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 172, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues15c Red Orange (189). Top Imprint & Plate No, 15c Red Orange (189). Top Imprint & Plate No15c Red Orange (189). Top Imprint & Plate No. 31 Block of Twelve, Fresh, o.g., some black album page offset on gum, almost all on left pair (which also has some slight thin spots & one with tiny trivial tear), otherwise Fine, Rare Plate Block

2,600
2,500
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173
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 173, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues24c Dark Violet, Special Printing (200), 24c Dark Violet, Special Printing (200)24c Dark Violet, Special Printing (200). Fresh, Fine, with P.F. Certificate

1,750
2,800
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174
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 174, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues5c Gray Brown, Special Printing (205C), 5c Gray Brown, Special Printing (205C)5c Gray Brown, Special Printing (205C). Well-centered, Extremely Fine, with copy of P.F. Certificate showing this single in a Block, Beautiful example of a Very Rare Stamp

15,000
14,500
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175
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 175, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues2c Pale Red Brown, Special Printing, Horizontal Pair Imperf. Between (211Bc), 2c Pale Red Brown, Special Printing, Horizontal Pair Imperf. Between (211Bc)2c Pale Red Brown, Special Printing, Horizontal Pair Imperf. Between (211Bc). Fresh, o.g., Beautifully Centered, tiny natural inclusion in margin between stamps, Extremely Fine

2,000
3,250
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176
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 176, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues4c Deep Blue Green, Special Printing (211D), 4c Deep Blue Green, Special Printing (211D)4c Deep Blue Green, Special Printing (211D). Extremely Fine, An Extraordinary Example of this Exceedingly Rare Stamp, with P.F. Certificate

11,500
15,500
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177
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 177, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues3c Vermilion (214), 3c Vermilion (214)3c Vermilion (214). Mint Complete Sheet of 100, Full o.g., black spot on selvedge in top margin, over 90% F-VF

4,275
10,500
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178
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30c Orange Brown (217). Block, slightly shiny o.g. from mount, top pair single short perf., o/w Very Fine, Bottom Pair Extremely Fine

1,100
2,700
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179
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 179, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues90c Purple (218), 90c Purple (218)90c Purple (218). Fresh, o.g., hinge remnant, Beautiful Margins & Centering, Extremely Fine

550
1,850
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180
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 180, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). Block, Well-centered, hinge reinforced, few perf. separations, o/w Very Fine

1,300
2,500
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181
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 181, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues90c Orange, Imperforate (229a), 90c Orange, Imperforate (229a)90c Orange, Imperforate (229a). Horizontal Pair, Huge Margins incl. Full Top Imprint, Fresh, o.g., hinge remnant, Extremely Fine

1,750
3,000
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