Sale 804 — The Robert Zoellner Collection of United States

Sale Date — Thursday-Saturday, 8-10 October, 1998

Category — 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
380
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Sale 804, Lot 380, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Mint N.H., wide margins, rich color, Extremely Fine and choice, with copy of 1988 P.F. certificate for block of six, this being the top right stamp, Scott Retail for hinged

225
0
381
og
Sale 804, Lot 381, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue2c Vermilion (183). Full original gum, barest faint trace of hinging at top, bright color, well-centered, Extremely Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate

110
280
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382
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Sale 804, Lot 382, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue3c Green (184). Mint N.H., well-centered with wide margins all around, small natural gum skip, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1981 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for hinged

85
525
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383
og
Sale 804, Lot 383, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue5c Blue (185). Full original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color, well-centered with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1991 P.F. certificate for horizontal pair, this being the right stamp

425
1,000
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384
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Sale 804, Lot 384, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue6c Pink (186). Original gum, small h.r., bright color, wide margins, Extremely Fine and choice

750
2,000
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385
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Sale 804, Lot 385, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue10c Brown, With and Without Secret Mark (187-188). Horizontal pair, the left stamp without secret mark, rich color, full original gum

VERY FINE-EXTREMELY FINE. A VERY RARE ORIGINAL-GUM PAIR SHOWING COMBINATION WITH AND WITHOUT SECRET MARK.

Listed but unpriced in Scott. With 1984 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
6,750
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386
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Sale 804, Lot 386, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue15c Red Orange (189). Original gum, beautiful rich color, well-centered with wide and even margins, small gum soak at top, otherwise Extremely Fine, ex Klein, with 1978 and 1988 P.F. certificates

300
425
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387
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Sale 804, Lot 387, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue30c Full Black (190). Full original gum, lightly hinged, rich color and fine impression, jumbo margins all around

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB STAMP IN EVERY RESPECT. ONE OF THE FINEST KNOWN COPIES OF THIS DIFFICULT STAMP.

With 1989 P.F. certificate

850
3,500
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388
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Sale 804, Lot 388, 1879 American Bank Note Company Issue90c Carmine (191). Mint N.H., brilliant color, very well-centered

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB STAMP IN EVERY RESPECT, AND ONE OF THE FINEST COPIES OF THIS STAMP IN EXISTENCE.

With 1989 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail for hinged

1,750
12,000
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