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Sale 838 — U.S. and Foreign Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 June, 2001

Category — 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
225
og
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 225, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Original gum, lightly hinged, proof-like impression, Very Fine, an elusive stamp in sound original-gum condition, with 2001 P.F. certificate

1,100
675
226
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 226, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Wide margins, intense shade and impression, light circular datestamp, tiny corner crease at top right, Extremely Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate (not noting corner crease)

90
220
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227
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 227, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Choice centering, proof-like impression, bold grid cancel, Very Fine

90
60
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228
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 228, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Well-centered, deep shade, cork cancel, Very Fine

90
95
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229
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 229, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)24c Steel Blue (70b), 24c Steel Blue (70b)24c Steel Blue (70b). Wide margins and choice centering, beautiful deep Steel Blue color, nicely contrasted by bold red grid cancel, small vertical crease, Extremely Fine appearance, with 2000 P.F. certificate

615
375
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230
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 230, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)24c Pale Gray Violet, Thin Paper (70d), 24c Pale Gray Violet, Thin Paper (70d)24c Pale Gray Violet, Thin Paper (70d). Extraordinarily huge margins all around, wide natural straight edge at left, rich color, cancelled by perfect strike of red "Paid 24" handstamp, small perf tear at bottom right, otherwise Extremely Fine, ex Waterhouse, with 2001 P.F. certificate

1,000
1,800
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231
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 231, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)30c Orange (71), 30c Orange (71)30c Orange (71). Bright color, neat strike of circular datestamp, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

150
220
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232
FC
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 232, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)30c Orange (71), 30c Orange (71)30c Orange (71). Intense shade, perfect strike of Georgetown Cal. star, tiny tear at top left, Extremely Fine strike of this cancel

E. 200-300
75
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233
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 233, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)30c Orange (71), 30c Orange (71)30c Orange (71). Bright shade, cancelled by Ring of Circles fancy cancel, "Stillwater Min. Sep. 15, 1863" cds on piece with red N.Y. and Aachen transits, short perf, otherwise Fine

E. 100-150
140
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234
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 234, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 69 to 72)90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Beautiful centering, rich color, neat strike of red Star in Circle fancy cancel, nibbed perf at bottom, otherwise Extremely Fine, fancy cancels are rare on the 90c 1861

440
1,000
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