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Sale 813 — U.S. Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Saturday, 26 June, 1999

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
657
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1c Ultramarine, Grill (134). Large part original gum, clear grill points, rich color, small corner crease and stray perf at top left, otherwise Very Fine

1,400
200
658
og
2c Red Brown, Grill (135). O.g., lightly hinged, deep rich color on bright white paper, tiny inclusion in gum, fresh and Very Fine, with 1973 P.F. certificate

850
400
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659
 
6c Carmine, Grill (137). Clear and sharp grill points, well-centered, bold quartered cork cancel, Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

450
425
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660
 
7c Vermilion, Grill (138). Clear grill points, bright color, very light cancel, fresh and Very Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate

375
250
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661
 
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 661, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Brown, Grill (139), 10c Brown, Grill (139)10c Brown, Grill (139). Bold red cancel, several clear grill points, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1993 P.S.E. and 1996 P.F. certificates

640
1,600
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662
 
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 662, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). Light cancel, trivial corner crease, Fine

2,500
800
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663
P
1c-90c National Bank Note Co., Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-146P1, 148P1-155P1). Each die sunk on 146 x 223mm. card and each taken from a Bank Note Company presentation book (part of binding at L.), pencil notation at B.R. reads "No. 1 - Last Issue 1870" and also each numbered in pencil at T., all are Fine-Very Fine

2,650
1,500
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664
 
6c Carmine, Dull Pink (148, 159). Three used singles comprising No. 148 with sharp geometric fancy cancel, No. 148 with bold green cancel, and No. 159 with "New York" and small red cancel, Very Fine

E. 100-150
525
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665
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 665, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Brown (150), 10c Brown (150)10c Brown (150). O.g., hinge mark, rich color and proof-like impression, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1994 P.S.E. certificate

525
1,900
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666
 
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 666, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Carmine (155), 90c Carmine (155)90c Carmine (155). Perfectly centered with gigantic margins all around, deep rich color, circle of wedges cancel, extremely faint natural pre-printing paper fold visible only in fluid, Extremely Fine Gem, an outstanding stamp

250
300
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667
og
2c Brown (157). O.g., slight gum disturbance, rich color, well-centered, Extremely Fine

325
375
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668
og
3c Green (158). Disturbed o.g., gigantic margins all around, rich color, Extremely Fine and choice

110
230
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669
nhbl
3c Green (158). Mint N.H. half sheet of 50 with plate no. 253 and imprint at B., rich color, one stamp in B. row with adherence on gum, some perf separations, natural s.e. at L., usual Good-Very Fine centering, a scarce multiple, especially Mint N.H., Scott Retail for hinged plate block, six blocks of four and twelve singles

8,070
2,700
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670
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 670, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues6c Dull Pink (159), 6c Dull Pink (159)6c Dull Pink (159). O.g., lightly hinged, deep shade, tiny nibbed perf at top, still Extremely Fine and choice, with 1977 P.F. certificate

375
725
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671
ng
7c Orange Vermilion (160). Unused (no gum), perfectly centered with even margins all around, rich color and sharp impression, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

450
500
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672
 
7c Orange Vermilion (160). Well-centered, bright color, quartered cork cancel, Extremely Fine and choice

75
190
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673
og
2c Vermilion (183). O.g., barest trace of hinging, rich color, well-centered, Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

120
160
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674
og
2c Vermilion (183). Two horizontal pairs, o.g., one stamp each with light crease & tiny thins, and one stamp each with barest trace of hinging, well-centered, Very Fine-Extremely Fine

460
450
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675
ogbl
6c Pink (186). Block of four, disturbed o.g., T. stamps with small thin spots, B. stamps with light creases, few usual natural inclusions, otherwise Fine and rare block

3,250
500
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676
og
10c Brown, With Secret Mark (188). O.g., lightly hinged, reperfed at L., tiny natural wood fiber inclusion, otherwise Very Fine, with 1999 P.S.E. certificate

1,100
280
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677
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 677, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). O.g., lightly hinged, well-centered with wide margins, rich color, Extremely Fine and choice

190
525
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678
og
1c Gray Blue (206). O.g., small h.r., well-centered, bright color, Extremely Fine Gem

55
180
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679
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 679, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Brown (209), 10c Brown (209)10c Brown (209). Barest faint trace of hinging at T., perfectly centered with nicely proportioned margins, deep color, Extremely Fine Gem, a beautiful stamp

120
375
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680
og
1c Ultramarine (212). O.g., single h.r., well-centered, bright color, Extremely Fine Gem

90
170
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681
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 681, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues5c Indigo (216), 5c Indigo (216)5c Indigo (216). O.g., very lightly hinged, perfectly centered, rich color, Extremely Fine Gem

200
425
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682
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 682, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Purple (218), 90c Purple (218)90c Purple (218). O.g., well-centered, rich color, Extremely Fine and choice

1,100
0
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683
 
90c Purple (218). Rich color, wide margins, light registry cancel, Very Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate

200
160
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684
nh
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 684, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues8c Lilac (225), 8c Lilac (225)8c Lilac (225). Mint N.H., well-centered with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem

85
425
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685
ogbl
8c Lilac (225). Block of four, o.g., three stamps Mint N.H., T.R. stamp lightly hinged, T.R. stamp tiny ink mark, otherwise Very Fine block, with 1998 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as singles

307
475
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686
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 686, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Green (226), 10c Green (226)10c Green (226). O.g., h.r., well-centered and bright color, Extremely Fine

140
210
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687
og
Sale Number 813, Lot Number 687, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). O.g., small h.r., vibrant color, well-centered, a brilliant Extremely Fine Gem

450
675
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