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

Sale Date — Wednesday, 29 September, 1999

Category — 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. Essays

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1040
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1040, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die on India (11-E3a), Gavit & Co., 3c Die on India (11-E3a)Gavit & Co., 3c Die on India (11-E3a). Die sunk on card, two, first is Black, 67 x 101mm, second is Red Brown, 75 x 110mm, showing full die sinkage, the latter small thins at bottom from mount removal, otherwise Very Fine

1,200
1,050
1041
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1041, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E3b), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E3b)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E3b). Five, each approx. 26 x 33mm, range of colors incl. Blue Green, Scarlet, Dull Blue, Brown and Black, fresh colors, few small faults normally associated with this fragile paper, otherwise Fine-Very Fine and attractive group

1,250
800
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1042
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1042, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Cut to Shape (11-E3c), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Cut to Shape (11-E3c)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India, Cut to Shape (11-E3c). Eleven different colors, ample to large margins, two mounted on card, all have fresh color, few faults normally associated with this fragile paper, otherwise Very Fine group

1,650
900
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1043
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1043, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E3d), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E3d)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E3d). All approx. 35 x 38mm, five different colors incl. Cool Black, Scarlet, Green, Brown and Blue, fresh colors, Very Fine and choice group

875
900
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1044
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1044, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E3e), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E3e)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (11-E3e). Four different, from 42 x 52mm to 64 x 78mm, all four colors listed in Scott, some slight thinning at edges or corners from mounts, otherwise a fresh and Very Fine group

1,900
1,600
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1045
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1045, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Francis Patent Experimental Paper with Trial Cancel (11-E3g), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Francis Patent Experimental Paper with Trial Cancel (11-E3g)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Francis Patent Experimental Paper with Trial Cancel (11-E3g). Three comprising all Scott-listed colors, Black 32 x 44mm, Dark Blue 51 x 85mm showing full die sinkage, Brown 52 x 59mm, few different trial cancels incl. blue and black pen, "C" in diamond, unusual orange cancel, a Very Fine and very rare group

2,250
4,250
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1046
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1046, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E4b), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E4b)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on India (11-E4b). Twelve, from stamp size to 34 x 38mm, wide range of colors and shades, few faults normally associated with this fragile paper, all appear Fine-Very Fine

3,000
1,050
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1047
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1047, 1851 Issue - Gavit & Co. EssaysGavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E4c), Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E4c)Gavit & Co., 3c Die Essay on Bond (11-E4c). Four, Scarlet, Brown, Green and Blue, each approx. 28 x 40mm, all are fresh and Very Fine

1,000
550
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