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Sale 816 — The Falk Finkelburg Collection of U.S. Essays & Proofs

Sale Date — Wednesday, 29 September, 1999

Category — 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. Essays

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1048
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1048, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Vertical Pair (11-E7a), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Vertical Pair (11-E7a)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Vertical Pair (11-E7a). Two, both 150 x 211mm and showing full die sinkage, first in Black, second Scarlet, fresh shades on bright paper, the former small thin spot at top left, otherwise Very Fine and very rare

1,500
1,600
1049
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1049, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E7b), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E7b)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E7b). Six, from 29 x 34mm to 33 x 43mm, two on card with rounded corners, all different colors, few small paper flaws, otherwise Very Fine group

1,500
650
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1050
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1050, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Stamp Size (11-E7c), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Stamp Size (11-E7c)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Stamp Size (11-E7c). Seven, all have ample to large margins, wide range of colors, few thin spots, otherwise Very Fine and attractive group

1,050
325
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1051
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1051, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E7d), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E7d)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E7d). Five, each approx. 32 x 37mm, including all five Scott-listed colors, fresh colors, a Very Fine and choice group

750
500
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1052
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1052, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E7e), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E7e)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E7e). Four, from 43 x 50mm to 45 x 58mm, including all four Scott-listed colors, fresh and bright colors, Very Fine and choice group

1,600
1,250
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1053
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1053, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E8a), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E8a)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E8a). Thirteen total, mostly stamp size though four approx. 34 x 40mm, wide range of colors, all colors are bright and fresh, few faults normally associated with this fragile paper, otherwise a Very Fine group

2,600
750
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1054
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1054, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E8b), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E8b)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E8b). Five, each approx. 30 x 35mm, including all five Scott-listed colors, rich colors, Very Fine and choice, a rare set

875
450
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1055
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1055, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E8c), Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E8c)Draper, Welsh & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E8c). Four, from 42 x 48mm to 64 x 77mm with one showing full die sinkage (Scarlet), including all four Scott-listed colors, bright and fresh colors and crisp impressions, few small thins in corners from mount removal, otherwise a Very Fine set

1,600
1,200
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1056
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1056, 1851 Issue - Draper, Welsh & Co. EssaysDraper, Welsh & Co., Vignette Die Essay on India, Single Line Frame (11-E9b), Draper, Welsh & Co., Vignette Die Essay on India, Single Line Frame (11-E9b)Draper, Welsh & Co., Vignette Die Essay on India, Single Line Frame (11-E9b). Eight, from 31 x 34mm to 49 x 59mm, five mounted on card, wide range of colors with all Scott-listed represented except Yellow Green, rich colors, some slight thinning from mount removal, otherwise Fine-Very Fine and attractive group

1,600
900
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