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Sale 838 — U.S. and Foreign Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 June, 2001

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
364
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 364, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)1c Ultramarine, Grill (134), 1c Ultramarine, Grill (134)1c Ultramarine, Grill (134). Original gum, lightly hinged, perfectly centered, fresh and bright color

EXTREMELY FINE. A REMARKABLY CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 ONE-CENT GRILLED ISSUE.

With 2001 P.F. certificate

1,900
2,900
365
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 365, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)2c Red Brown, Grill (135), 2c Red Brown, Grill (135)2c Red Brown, Grill (135). Part original gum, perfectly centered with enormous margins all around, deep rich color and proof-like impression

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THE 1870 2-CENT GRILLED ISSUE IS RARE WITH SUCH ENORMOUS MARGINS.

With 2000 P.F. certificate

1,100
1,100
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366
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 366, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)2c Red Brown, Grill (135), 2c Red Brown, Grill (135)2c Red Brown, Grill (135). Unused (no gum), beautifully centered, rich color and sharp impression, small corner crease, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

500
135
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367
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 367, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)2c Red Brown, Grill (135), 2c Red Brown, Grill (135)2c Red Brown, Grill (135). Beautifully centered with wide margins all around, clear grill, fresh color, light strike of cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2000 P.F. certificate

65
160
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368
ogbl
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 368, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)3c Green, Grill (136), 3c Green, Grill (136)3c Green, Grill (136). Block of four, slightly brownish original gum redistributed over small thins at top, crisp impression, Fine

3,100
350
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369
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 369, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)3c Green, Grill (136), 3c Green, Grill (136)3c Green, Grill (136). Unused (no gum), bright color on fresh paper, Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

325
160
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370
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 370, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)6c Carmine, Grill (137), 6c Carmine, Grill (137)6c Carmine, Grill (137). Clear grill points, sharp impression, light cancel, Very Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

525
300
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371
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 371, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)6c Carmine, Grill (137), 6c Carmine, Grill (137)6c Carmine, Grill (137). Vertical strip of three, each stamp shows clear grill points at lower right, fresh and bright color, tied on small orange piece by blue target cancels, Very Fine-Extremely Fine strip, with 2000 P.F. certificate

1,605
850
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372
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 372, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). Choice centering on fresh paper with long full perforations all around, bold pinwheel fancy cancel, boldly struck grill, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

400
1,000
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373
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 373, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)10c Brown, Grill (139), 10c Brown, Grill (139)10c Brown, Grill (139). Rich color and sharp impression, cork cancel with trace of red transit cancel at bottom, fresh and Very Fine, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate

700
375
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374
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 374, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)10c Brown, Grill (139), 10c Brown, Grill (139)10c Brown, Grill (139). Well-centered, rich color, clear grill points at bottom, segmented cork cancel, single nibbed perf at right and small corner creases, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

650
350
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375
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 375, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140), 12c Dull Violet, Grill (140)12c Dull Violet, Grill (140). Few grill points, heavy cancel, Very Good, rare in sound condition

2,750
0
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376
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 376, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)90c Carmine, Grill (144), 90c Carmine, Grill (144)90c Carmine, Grill (144). Choice centering with enormous margins, rich color, clear grill, cork and red cancels, small diagonal crease, appears Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

1,635
525
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377
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 377, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (National Grills)90c Carmine, Grill (144), 90c Carmine, Grill (144)90c Carmine, Grill (144). Deep shade and sharp impression, clear grill points, cork cancel, Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,500
750
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