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Sale 692 — 1988 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 23 April, 1988

Category — 20th Century up to 1922 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
375
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 375, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Yellow, Coil (356), 10c Yellow, Coil (356)10c Yellow, Coil (356). Line Pair, hinge remnant and slight gum disturbance, few perfs. reinforced, Very Fine, Very Rare, with P.F. Certificate

7,500
5,000
376
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 376, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360), 4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360)4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360). Fresh and Fine, Very Rare, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
9,000
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377
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 377, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Blue, Bluish (361), 5c Blue, Bluish (361)5c Blue, Bluish (361). Left Sheet Margin Single, trivial gum toning spots, otherwise Fine, Rare

3,500
1,650
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378
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 378, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue6c Red Orange, Bluish (362), 6c Red Orange, Bluish (362)6c Red Orange, Bluish (362). Large margins, Very Fine, Exceptional, with A.P.S. and P.F. Certificates

1,000
1,000
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379
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 379, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue6c Red Orange, Bluish (362). Left Imprint & Plate No, 6c Red Orange, Bluish (362). Left Imprint & Plate No6c Red Orange, Bluish (362). Left Imprint & Plate No. 4939 Block of Six, Four Mint, Fine, Marvelous Plate Block Rarity

11,000
8,000
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380
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 380, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue8c Olive Green, Bluish (363), 8c Olive Green, Bluish (363)8c Olive Green, Bluish (363). Fresh, gum trifle disturbed from hinge removal, Very Fine, Very Rare, signed Colman, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
25,000
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381
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 381, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue13c Blue Green, Bluish (365), 13c Blue Green, Bluish (365)13c Blue Green, Bluish (365). Very Fine

2,100
1,700
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382
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 382, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue15c Pale Ultramarine, Bluish (366). Right Imprint & Plate No, 15c Pale Ultramarine, Bluish (366). Right Imprint & Plate No15c Pale Ultramarine, Bluish (366). Right Imprint & Plate No. 4952 Block of Six, Choice Centering, top pair lightly hinged, Bottom Block Mint, natural inclusion top left stamp (does not show on face), Extremely Fine, Remarkably Beautiful Plate No. Block, with P.F. Certificate

9,500
13,000
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383
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 383, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Lincoln, Imperforate (368), 2c Lincoln, Imperforate (368)2c Lincoln, Imperforate (368). Large Margins, tied by "Canton Ohio Feb 12 1909" First Day Flag Machine pmk. on Yellow Cover to Mich., paper remnants on back, Very Fine, Rare First Day Cover

3,500
8,500
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384
 
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 384, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue3c Deep Violet, "Orangeburg" Coil (389), 3c Deep Violet, "Orangeburg" Coil (389)3c Deep Violet, "Orangeburg" Coil (389). Better Than Usual Centering, Wavy Line cancel, Very Fine, with A.P.S. Certificate

5,500
6,750
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385
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 385, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific (400). Mint Top Plate No, 10c Panama-Pacific (400). Mint Top Plate No10c Panama-Pacific (400). Mint Top Plate No. 6139 Block of Six, single short perf., mixed centering, Scarce

3,000
1,450
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386
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 386, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Orange, Panama-Pacific (400A). Bottom Plate No, 10c Orange, Panama-Pacific (400A). Bottom Plate No10c Orange, Panama-Pacific (400A). Bottom Plate No. 6130 Block of Six, Nicely Centered, some perf. strengthening, disturbed o.g., Very Fine, Rare Block

9,500
4,750
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387
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 387, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (404), 10c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (404)10c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (404). Block, Bottom Pair Mint, Fine

5,600
1,750
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388
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 388, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (421), 50c Violet (421)50c Violet (421). Block, Beautifully Centered, Bottom Pair Mint, one stamp in top pair has hinge remnant, Extremely Fine

2,100
1,250
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389
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 389, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (422), 50c Violet (422)50c Violet (422). Mint Block, Well-centered, Extremely Fine

1,050
950
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390
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 390, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (422). Bottom Imprint, "A" & Plate No, 50c Violet (422). Bottom Imprint, "A" & Plate No50c Violet (422). Bottom Imprint, "A" & Plate No. 5749 Block of Six, Four Mint, Fine, Scarce Block

5,500
3,500
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391
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 391, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Block, Well-centered, Rich Color, slightly disturbed o.g. from hinge removal, Fine

2,400
1,100
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392
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 392, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Block, Bottom Pair Mint, Fine-Very Fine

2,400
1,100
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393
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 393, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No, $1.00 Violet Brown (423). Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No. 5782 Block of Six, Stamps Mint, Fine-Very Fine, Rare and Choice

12,500
9,500
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394
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 394, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (440), 50c Violet (440)50c Violet (440). Block, Very Fine

3,300
1,800
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395
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 395, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (440), 50c Violet (440)50c Violet (440). Block, Fine-Very Fine

3,300
1,500
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396
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 396, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (440), 50c Violet (440)50c Violet (440). Block, barest trace of hinging, Fine-Very Fine

3,300
1,200
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397
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 397, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Red Coil, Ty. I (449), 2c Red Coil, Ty. I (449)2c Red Coil, Ty. I (449). Line Pair, Well-centered, Very Fine, Rare

7,500
8,000
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398
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 398, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459), 2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459)2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459). Mint Line Pair, (faint fingerprint trace on gum), Without Characteristic Crease, Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,100
2,100
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399
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 399, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459), 2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459)2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459). Mint Line Pair, usual crease, Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,100
1,150
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400
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 400, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (476A), 30c Orange Red (476A)30c Orange Red (476A). Mint, Position 81, natural straight edge at left (small tear), otherwise Fine, with P.F. Certificate

E. 1,000-2,000
1,300
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401
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 401, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (476A), 30c Orange Red (476A)30c Orange Red (476A). Mint Block, Positions 32, 33, 42, 43, Wonderfully Well-centered, Extremely Fine, Probably The Finest Block of Four From The Discovery Sheet of 100 (Vast majority of the stamps from the sheet are off-center)

E. 10,000-20,000
15,500
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402
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 402, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (476A). Mint Bottom Plate No, 30c Orange Red (476A). Mint Bottom Plate No30c Orange Red (476A). Mint Bottom Plate No. 6917 Block of Six, perfs. touch to tiny bit on on two, The Better of the Two Plate No. Blocks from the discovery sheet, Extraordinarily Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 20,000-25,000
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403
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 403, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Block, barest trace of hinging, Very Fine

4,000
2,300
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404
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 404, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Black (478). Mint Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No, $1.00 Violet Black (478). Mint Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No$1.00 Violet Black (478). Mint Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No. 5782 Block of Six, Fresh and Fine, Very Rare 20th Century Regular Issue Plate Block

13,000
8,500
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405
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 405, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint Bottom Plate No, $2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint Bottom Plate No$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint Bottom Plate No. 8015 Block of Six, one with natural perf. "dimple" translucency, Very Fine

6,000
3,000
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406
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$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint Bottom Plate No. 8016 Block of Six, Very Fine

4,500
3,750
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407
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 407, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$5.00 Light Green (480). Bottom Plate No, $5.00 Light Green (480). Bottom Plate No$5.00 Light Green (480). Bottom Plate No. 8016 Block of Six, Four Stamps Mint, Fine-Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

4,500
2,200
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408
 
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 408, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (482A), 2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (482A)2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (482A). Wavy Line cancel, Schermack Ty. III perforations as always, Fine, Rare, with P.F. Certificate

6,000
5,000
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409
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 409, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Carmine, Imperforate Error (485), 5c Carmine, Imperforate Error (485)5c Carmine, Imperforate Error (485). Mint Block of 12, Middle Pair the Errors, Extremely Fine

28,500
21,000
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410
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 410, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Coil, Ty. II (491), 2c Carmine Coil, Ty. II (491)2c Carmine Coil, Ty. II (491). Pair, trivial gum disturbance from hinge removal, Very Fine

3,100
2,400
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411
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 411, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (500), 2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (500)2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (500). Complete Mint Sheet of 100 including Top and Right Plate No. 10209 Plate No. Blocks of Six, Fresh, Very Good-Fine, Scarce Sheet

29,750
4,750
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412
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 412, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Orange Red & Black (523). Arrow & Double Plate No, $2.00 Orange Red & Black (523). Arrow & Double Plate No$2.00 Orange Red & Black (523). Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, Stamps Mint, few sensibly reinforced selvedge perf. separations, natural selvedge P.O. staple holes, Fine and Rare

18,500
8,500
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413
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 413, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$5.00 Deep Green & Black (524). Mint Arrow & Double Plate No, $5.00 Deep Green & Black (524). Mint Arrow & Double Plate No$5.00 Deep Green & Black (524). Mint Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, two with trivial gum toning speck (not visible on face), otherwise Fine

6,000
3,000
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414
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 414, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B), 2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B)2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B). Block, top pair barest trace of hinging, Bottom Pair Mint, tiny pinpoint natural translucent speck, light gum bend, Huge Margins, Extremely Fine

6,250
4,250
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415
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 415, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B), 2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B)2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. VII (534B). Center Line Block, Enormous Margins including Bits of All Adjacent Stamps, Extremely Fine, a Finer Block Cannot Exist, with P.F. Certificate

7,250
5,750
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416
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 416, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue3c Victory, Deep Red Violet (537a). Left Plate No, 3c Victory, Deep Red Violet (537a). Left Plate No3c Victory, Deep Red Violet (537a). Left Plate No. 9413 Block of Six, top pair small hinge remnant, others Mint, Fine-Very Fine, A Rare Under-catalogued Plate Block, with P.F. Certificate

3,000
2,700
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417
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 417, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539), 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539)2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Mint, Choice Margins and Well-centered, Extremely Fine, Matchless Quality for this Very Scarce 20th Century Stamp, with P.F. Certificate

2,350
5,500
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418
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 418, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539), 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539)2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Lightly hinged, Wonderfully Well-centered, Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,350
4,000
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419
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 419, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539), 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539)2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,350
1,750
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420
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 420, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539), 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539)2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,350
1,550
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421
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 421, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). "820" & Plate No, 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). "820" & Plate No2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). "820" & Plate No. 7463 Block, gum somewhat disturbed from hinge removal, Very Good, Rare

15,000
5,250
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422
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 422, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Mint Top Plate No, 2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Mint Top Plate No2c Carmine Rose, Ty. II (539). Mint Top Plate No. 7462 & "820" Block of Eight, centered to right, Fine for the Issue, Very Rare Plate Block, with P.F. Certificate. This is one of only three No. 539 Plates to be certified by the P.F. (as of 1983) and the only plate of eight to be certified

24,400
16,500
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423
 
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 423, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c Green, Rotary (544), 1c Green, Rotary (544)1c Green, Rotary (544). Used, Nicer Margins and Centering Than Usually Encountered, Fine, with P.F. Certificate

1,500
1,800
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424
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 424, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No, $2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No$2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, Five Mint, Well-centered, Extremely Fine, Lovely Block

7,000
5,750
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425
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Sale Number 692, Lot Number 425, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No, $2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No$2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, small hinge remnant, Fine-Very Fine

7,000
4,000
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