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Sale 824 — 2000 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2000

Category — 1890 Small Bank Note Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
248
nhbl
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 248, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue15c Indigo (227), 15c Indigo (227)15c Indigo (227). Mint N.H. bottom plate no. and imprint block of ten, incredibly deep rich color and intense impression

FRESH AND FINE-VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE PLATE BLOCK IN MINT NEVER HINGED CONDITION.

This plate block is unpriced in Scott as a Mint N.H. plate block and grossly undercatalogued as hinged

6,500
4,750
249
ogbl
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 249, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). Top plate no. and imprint block of 36, 22 stamps Mint N.H., other 14 stamps with barest trace of hinging, vibrant color, few stamps outside of plate block with natural inclusions

FINE-VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE PLATE NUMBER AND IMPRINT BLOCK OF THE 90-CENT 1890 ISSUE. AN INCREDIBLY RARE AND IMPRESSIVE MULTIPLE.

As far as we can determine, this is the largest known multiple of the 90c 1890 Issue.

39,100
37,500
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250
nh
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 250, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). Mint N.H., perfectly centered with wide balanced margins all around, vivid color on fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1890 BANK NOTE ISSUE IN POST-OFFICE FRESH CONDITION.

With 2000 P.F. certificate for pair

900
4,000
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251
og
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 251, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue30c Black, Imperforate (228a), 30c Black, Imperforate (228a)30c Black, Imperforate (228a). Bottom margin horizontal pair with imprint, original gum, right stamp barely hinged, huge margins all around, crisp impression, Extremely Fine and choice pair, with 1990 P.F. certificate

1,350
1,900
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252
nh
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 252, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue90c Orange, Imperforate (229a), 90c Orange, Imperforate (229a)90c Orange, Imperforate (229a). Horizontal pair, Mint N.H., large margins all around, deep rich color, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1978 and 1992 P.F. certificates, Scott Retail for hinged

1,750
2,600
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