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Sale 825 — U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 June, 2000

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
214
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 214, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues2c Red Brown, Grill (135), 2c Red Brown, Grill (135)2c Red Brown, Grill (135). Redistributed part o.g., proof-like impression, clear grill points, appears Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

1,000
525
215
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 215, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues2c Red Brown, Grill (135), 2c Red Brown, Grill (135)2c Red Brown, Grill (135). Well-centered with wide margins, neat radial fancy cancel, rich color, clearly defined grill, Extremely Fine and choice, a huge stamp, with 2000 P.F. certificate

65
350
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216
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 216, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues3c Green, Grill (136), 3c Green, Grill (136)3c Green, Grill (136). Original gum, gorgeous color and sharp impression

FRESH AND EXTREMELY FINE. A WONDERFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT GRILLED NATIONAL BANK NOTE ISSUE.

2000 P.F. certificate

675
800
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217
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 217, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues3c Green, Grill (136), 3c Green, Grill (136)3c Green, Grill (136). Block of eight, bottom corner stamps Mint N.H., others original gum, lightly hinged, deep color, sharp grills, right pair with faint crease, top row with light bend/crease, lower left stamp with few natural gum skips, Fine-Very Fine, scarce block

5,800
1,750
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218
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 218, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Brown, Grill (139), 10c Brown, Grill (139)10c Brown, Grill (139). Light quartered cork cancel, rich color, clear grill points, Very Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate

650
425
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219
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 219, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Carmine, Grill (144), 90c Carmine, Grill (144)90c Carmine, Grill (144). Circle of wedges cancel, faults, Very Fine centering, with 1976 A.P.S. certificate

1,400
220
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220
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 220, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues6c Carmine (148), 6c Carmine (148)6c Carmine (148). Original gum, remarkably choice centering, unusually deep rich color on bright fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE. A BRILLIANT AND FRESH ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 6-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE STAMP.

With 1985 P.F. certificate

575
1,700
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221
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 221, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues7c Vermilion (149), 7c Vermilion (149)7c Vermilion (149). Well-centered, fresh and bright color, neat blue quartered cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem

87
230
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222
P
12c Violet, Plate Proof on India (151P3). Top margin imprint and plate no. block of 27, large margins, two stamps with tiny thin spots, otherwise Extremely Fine and choice

625
260
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223
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 223, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues12c Dull Violet (151), 12c Dull Violet (151)12c Dull Violet (151). Block of six, original gum with trace of disturbance, slightly short gum and natural s.e. at bottom, fresh color and intact, Fine and scarce original-gum block

9,850
1,600
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224
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 224, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Original gum, well-centered

EXTREMELY FINE. A CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 24-CENT NATIONAL.

With 1987 and 2000 P.F. certificates

1,425
1,700
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225
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 225, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues30c Black (154), 30c Black (154)30c Black (154). Original gum, lightly hinged, fine impression

FINE AND FRESH. THE UNGRILLED 30-CENT NATIONAL IS AMONG THE MOST DIFFICULT OF BANK NOTE ISSUES TO ACQUIRE IN SOUND ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.

With 2000 P.F. certificate

3,750
2,300
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226
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 226, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues30c Black (154), 30c Black (154)30c Black (154). Well-centered with extra wide balanced margins, light circle of wedges cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a true condition rarity, with 2000 P.F. certificate

150
475
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227
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 227, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Carmine (155), 90c Carmine (155)90c Carmine (155). Original gum, strong offset on back showing part of four stamps, rich color, Fine, with 1982 P.F. certificate

3,400
800
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228
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 228, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues90c Carmine (155), 90c Carmine (155)90c Carmine (155). Large part original gum, bright color, Fine and rare with original gum

3,400
525
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229
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 229, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues2c Brown (157), 2c Brown (157)2c Brown (157). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep dark shade and proof-like impression, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

360
575
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230
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 230, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues3c Green (158), 3c Green (158)3c Green (158). Bottom left margin single, Mint N.H., gorgeous deep rich color on remarkably fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A PERFECTLY CENTERED AND EXCEEDINGLY FRESH MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE ISSUE. SUPERB IN EVERY RESPECT.

With 1988 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for hinged

125
1,400
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231
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 231, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues6c Dull Pink (159), 6c Dull Pink (159)6c Dull Pink (159). Bottom plate no. single, original gum, lightly hinged, bright and fresh color, light natural gum bend, Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

425
1,000
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232
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 232, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues10c Brown (161), 10c Brown (161)10c Brown (161). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 1999 P.F. certificate

600
675
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233
 
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0
0
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234
ogbl
2c Vermilion (183). Block of four, top pair original gum, h.r., bottom pair Mint N.H., bright color, top left stamp natural gum skip, top right stamp tiny picked out inclusion, bottom pair, with small pencil notes on gum, Fine-Very Fine

550
525
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235
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3c Green (184). Original gum, lightly hinged, well-centered, bright and fresh, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1999 P.F. certificate

95
270
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236
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5c Blue (185). Unused (no gum), gorgeous bright color and proof-like impression, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

210
290
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237
ogbl
6c Pink (186). Block of four, original gum, h.r., bright and fresh, one stamp with tiny natural inclusion on back, Fine-Very Fine, a rare block with original gum

3,500
950
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238
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10c Brown, With Secret Mark (188). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color and sharp impression, reperfed at left, appears Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

1,300
850
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239
ogbl
15c Red Orange (189). Block of four, top pair original gum, lightly hinged, bottom pair Mint N.H., vivid color on fresh paper, bottom pair with pencil on gum, some perf separations, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail for hinged

1,500
400
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240
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 240, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Well-centered with gigantic margins at top and bottom and wide margins at sides, light Philadelphia registry oval cancel, proof-like impression, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1988 P.F. certificate

55
230
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241
og
90c Carmine (191). Original gum, single h.r. at top, intense cherry-red color on fresh paper, short gum at left edge and diagonal crease, appears Fine

2,100
450
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242
og
5c Yellow Brown (205). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2000 P.F. certificate

225
280
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243
ogbl
1c-5c 1881-1883 Issues (205, 206, 207, 210, 214). Blocks of four, No. 210 two different shades, Nos. 205, 206 & 214 two stamps each Mint N.H., others original gum, lightly hinged or h.r., bright colors, all bottom pairs with pencil notes on gum, No. 205 with tiny faults on three stamps, Fine-Very Fine group

2,245
550
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244
ogbl
1c Gray Blue (206). Block of four, top pair original gum, lightly hinged, bottom pair Mint N.H., deep shade on fresh paper, top left stamp tiny scuff, bottom right stamp small pencil note on gum, Very Fine

275
220
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245
ogbl
10c Brown (209). Block of four, original gum, h.r., well-centered, one stamp with couple tiny thin specks, one stamp with Scott no. in pencil on gum, otherwise Very Fine

625
260
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246
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2c Red Brown (210). Mint N.H., wide margins at sides, deep rich color, post-office fresh and Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 1993 P.F. certificate for block

47
140
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247
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 247, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues1c Ultramarine (212), 1c Ultramarine (212)1c Ultramarine (212). Original gum, barest trace of hinging, deep dark color and wonderful detailed impression, incredibly bright and fresh, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp, with 2000 P.F. certificate

100
625
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248
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4c Carmine (215). Block of four, original gum, lightly hinged, bright color bottom pair pencil notes on gum, Fine-Very Fine

800
325
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249
og
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 249, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues5c Indigo (216), 5c Indigo (216)5c Indigo (216). Original gum, lightly hinged, well-centered with massive margins, deep shade on bright white paper, usual offset on gum, Extremely Fine

210
260
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250
ngbl
30c Orange Brown (217). Block of four, unused (no gum), rich color, Very Fine-Extremely Fine

800
425
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251
ogbl
1c-90c 1890 Issue (219, 221-224, 226-229). Blocks of four, original gum, two 3c, one 6c and one 90c stamp Mint N.H., 1c and two 30c stamps disturbed gum, others lightly hinged or h.r., bright colors, one 30c stamp with tiny thin spot, bottom pairs with pencil notes on gum, Fine-Very Fine

6,575
1,700
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252
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2c Lake (219D). Mint N.H., deep shade, fresh and Very Fine, with photocopy of 1991 P.F. certificate

375
200
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253
ogbl
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 253, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues2c Lake (219D), 2c Lake (219D)2c Lake (219D). Bottom imprint, "A" and plate no. block of ten, original gum, bottom center stamp Mint N.H., other nine lightly hinged, deep rich color, fresh and intact, Fine-Very Fine

3,250
1,350
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254
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Sale Number 825, Lot Number 254, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues8c Lilac (225), 8c Lilac (225)8c Lilac (225). Mint N.H., sharp impression, perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2000 P.F. certificate

105
625
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255
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8c Lilac (225). Original gum, lightly hinged, remarkably well-centered with unusually wide margins, Extremely Fine and choice, with 2000 P.F. certificate

57
230
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256
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15c Indigo (227). Four singles incl. three Mint N.H. and one original gum, h.r., bright and fresh, one Mint N.H. and one hinged with natural s.e. at left, Fine-Very Fine

1,280
280
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257
og
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 257, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues30c Black (228), 30c Black (228)30c Black (228). Bottom plate no. and imprint strip of five, original gum, sharp impression, left stamp reattached, lightly toned, Very Fine

1,800
675
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