Contact Siegel
6 West 48th Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Contact by phone:
New York: (212) 753-6421
Dallas: (214) 754-5991

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

Sale Date — Wednesday, 29 September, 1999

Category — Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1694
P
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1694, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)1c-90c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-149P1, 151P1-155P1), 1c-90c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-149P1, 151P1-155P1)1c-90c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-149P1, 151P1-155P1). Each die sunk on card, from 90 x 103mm to 143 x 215mm, each showing full die sinkage, 90c with National Bank Note Co. embossed seal, Very Fine and choice

2,400
800
1695
P
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1695, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)1c-24c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-147P1, 151P1, 153P1), 1c-24c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-147P1, 151P1, 153P1)1c-24c 1870-71 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (145P1-147P1, 151P1, 153P1). Incl. two of 2c, from 66 x 80mm to 141 x 213mm, each showing full die sinkage, 1c, 3c and 12c with National Bank Note Co. embossed seal, few light toned spots, otherwise Very Fine

1,500
800
Back to Top
1696
TC
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1696, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)1c Franklin, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (145TC1), 1c Franklin, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (145TC1)1c Franklin, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (145TC1). Nine different, from 26 x 32mm (3) to 73 x 89mm, three show full die sinkage, range of colors incl. Green, Black (hybrid) and Scarlet (die sinkage), Red Brown, Violet, Brown Yellow, Deep Carmine, Yellow Orange and Black Blue, few colors not listed in Scott, few small faults, all appear Fine-Very Fine, rare group

5,800
3,500
Back to Top
1697
TC
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1697, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)10c Jefferson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (150TC1), 10c Jefferson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (150TC1)10c Jefferson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (150TC1). Eight neatly arranged on exhibition page, from cut close to 64 x 78mm, most on card, one shows full die sinkage, range of colors incl. Brown Orange, Carmine, Dull Red, Dull Pale Blue, Yellow Brown, Ultramarine, Blue and Blue Green, few faults to be expected, a Fine-Very Fine and interesting group

4,400
1,700
Back to Top
1698
TC
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1698, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)12c Clay, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (151TC1), 12c Clay, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (151TC1)12c Clay, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (151TC1). Ten neatly arranged on exhibition page, from 30 x 35mm to 65 x 76mm, most on card, one shows full die sinkage, range of colors incl. Orange Brown, Black, (full die sinkage), Ultramarine, Light Blue, Green, Carmine, Blue, Brown Red, Red Orange and Dull Red, all have rich color, few small faults, all appear Fine-Very Fine, interesting and rare group

5,500
2,500
Back to Top
1699
P
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1699, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)1c-7c 1873-79 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (156P1, 183P1, 159P1, 160P1), 1c-7c 1873-79 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (156P1, 183P1, 159P1, 160P1)1c-7c 1873-79 Issue, Large Die Proofs on India (156P1, 183P1, 159P1, 160P1). Each die sunk on approx. 142 x 213mm card, showing full die sinkage, 2c, 6c and 7c with imprint, fresh and bright colors, Very Fine and choice

1,750
750
Back to Top
1700
TC
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1700, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)2c Jackson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (157TC1), 2c Jackson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (157TC1)2c Jackson, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (157TC1). Four, from 51 x 58mm to 74 x 88mm, on card, two show full die sinkage (Black hybrid and Dull Gray Blue), other colors incl. Rose Pink, Deep Rose Pink and Black, all are fresh and Very Fine, also incl. block of four of trial color plate proof on India in Black (on card)

2,280
2,100
Back to Top
1701
P
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1701, Bank Note Large Die Proofs (Groups, 1c-24c)24c Violet, Large Die Proof on India (164P1), 24c Violet, Large Die Proof on India (164P1)24c Violet, Large Die Proof on India (164P1). Three, each 70 x 85mm or larger, each shows full die sinkage and imprint at bottom, range of shades (different from listed trial colors), few light age spots, otherwise Very Fine and interesting group

1,200
450
Back to Top
Copyright 2020. All rights reserved by Siegel Auction Galleries Inc. Information and images may be used with credit to Siegel Auction Galleries or siegelauctions.com subject to guidelines and restrictions.
Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy