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

Sale Date — Wednesday, 29 September, 1999

Category — 2c Black Jack Essays

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1213
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1213, 2c Black Jack Essays2c Black, Francis Patent Essays (73-E), 2c Black, Francis Patent Essays (73-E)2c Black, Francis Patent Essays (73-E). Two blocks of four, one imperforate on greenish wove with large margins all around, original gum, h.r., small crease at top, second perforated on experimental paper, usual small faults, both appear Fine, rare

E. 500-750
575
1214
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1214, 2c Black Jack Essays2c Black, Francis Patent Essay (73-E), 2c Black, Francis Patent Essay (73-E)2c Black, Francis Patent Essay (73-E). Horizontal strip of three, four singles and imperforate pair on greenish wove, strip of three and two singles with usual blue cancel, one unused, one with star fancy cancel, imperforate pair with ms. "X" cancels, some faults as usual, most appear Fine, rare

E. 500-750
1,200
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1215
Ebl
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1215, 2c Black Jack Essays2c Black, Lowenberg Decalcomania Patent Essay (73-E), 2c Black, Lowenberg Decalcomania Patent Essay (73-E)2c Black, Lowenberg Decalcomania Patent Essay (73-E). Three blocks of six, bottom imprint and plate no. pair and part imprint block of six, both part imprint pieces corners clipped, range of paper shades, usual faults associated with this fragile paper, most appear Fine-Very Fine, an interesting group

E. 750-1,000
600
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1216
E
1c-90c 1861 Issue, Schernikow Essays. Comprehensive collection of 1903 Schernikow die essays, mostly mounted on exhibition pages, wide range of colors and issues, few faults to be expected, most are Fine-Very Fine, an interesting group

1,460
3,750
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