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Sale 821 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 28 March, 2000

Category — Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1247
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Sale Number 821, Lot Number 1247, Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)15c 1980 Summer Olympics, Imperforate (1794a), 15c 1980 Summer Olympics, Imperforate (1794a)15c 1980 Summer Olympics, Imperforate (1794a). Mint N.H. plate block of twelve

SUPERB IN EVERY RESPECT. THIS IS ONE OF TWO KNOWN IMPERFORATE PLATE BLOCKS OF THE 15-CENT 1980 SUMMER OLYMPICS ISSUE. AN IMPORTANT ERROR AND EXHIBIT PIECE FOR BOTH THE ERROR AND OLYMPIC THEMATIC COLLECTOR.

With 1995 P.F. certificate

5,250
2,500
1248
nh
Sale Number 821, Lot Number 1248, Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)15c 1979 Madonna and Child, Imperforate and Imperforate Between (1799a, 1799c), 15c 1979 Madonna and Child, Imperforate and Imperforate Between (1799a, 1799c)15c 1979 Madonna and Child, Imperforate and Imperforate Between (1799a, 1799c). Mint N.H. vertical strip of four, top pair Imperforate, bottom pair Imperforate Between, Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 1988 P.F. certificate for sheet

2,350
0
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1249
nhbl
15c Coral Reefs, Imperforate (1830b). Mint N.H. block of four, Extremely Fine

1,000
260
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1250
nhbl
20c Ponce De Leon, Imperforate (2024a). Mint N.H. vertical transition block of six from start of press run, top pair imperforate, second pair blind perfs, bottom pair normal, Extremely Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate

500
290
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1251
nh
Sale Number 821, Lot Number 1251, Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)22c Love, Imperforate (2143a), 22c Love, Imperforate (2143a)22c Love, Imperforate (2143a). Mint N.H. horizontal strip of five, right pair imperforate, Extremely Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate, Datz states only 15 known

1,500
400
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1252
nh
18c Washington & Monument, Coil, Dull Gum, Imperforate (2149b). Mint N.H. pair, Very Fine

800
260
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1253
c
4c Steam Carriage, Imperforate (2451a). Pair, with plate no. strip of three, Nos. 2228 & 2452, tied by Tuscon Az Jan 25 1991 cds on multicolored handpainted Pop Top cacheted first day cover, unaddressed, only fifty made incl. five with error, Extremely Fine

E. 200-300
250
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1254
c
"F" Rate Flower, Coil, Imperforate (2518a). Strip of three, with No. 2518 coil strip of three, tied by Washington DC Jan 22 1991 cds on multicolored, handpainted Anagram cacheted first day cover, only fifty made incl. ten with error, Extremely Fine

E. 200-300
260
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1255
nh
Sale Number 821, Lot Number 1255, Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)29c Desert Shield, Imperforate Horizontally (2551a), 29c Desert Shield, Imperforate Horizontally (2551a)29c Desert Shield, Imperforate Horizontally (2551a). Mint N.H. top margin vertical pair, Extremely Fine Gem, superb in every respect, Datz states 20 known

2,500
750
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1256
c
29c Comedians, Scarlet and Bright Violet Omitted (2562b). Singles, tied by "Hollywood Ca. Aug. 29 1991" cds and First Day of Issue cancel on multicolored handpainted Anagram first day cover, unaddressed, Extremely Fine, fifty made incl. six with error stamps

E. 200-300
260
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1257
nhbl
29c 1991 Santa, Imperforate Vertically (2579a). Mint N.H. bottom right margin horizontal block of six, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail for two pairs

800
230
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1258
nh
29c Alaska Highway, Intaglio Black Omitted (2635b). Mint N.H., usual Fine centering, Scott Retail for Fine

500
160
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1259
nh
Sale Number 821, Lot Number 1259, Modern Freaks and Errors (1794a to 2833b)29c Garden Flowers, Imperforate (2833b), 29c Garden Flowers, Imperforate (2833b)29c Garden Flowers, Imperforate (2833b). Mint N.H. booklet pane, usual tab thin from booklet removal and central vertical crease from booklet folding, Extremely Fine and rare

2,500
600
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