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Sale 838 — U.S. and Foreign Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 June, 2001

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
420
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 420, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion (178), 2c Vermilion (178)2c Vermilion (178). Original gum, deep rich color on bright paper, choice centering, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

400
750
421
ngbl
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 421, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion (178), 2c Vermilion (178)2c Vermilion (178). Unused (regummed) block of four, bright color, small faults not mentioned on accompanying certificate, otherwise Very Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as four no-gum singles

700
400
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422
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 422, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion, With Grill (178c), 2c Vermilion, With Grill (178c)2c Vermilion, With Grill (178c). Original gum, clearly-defined grill, brilliant color on bright paper, Extremely Fine example of the Continental 2c trial grill

750
1,800
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423
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 423, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)5c Blue (179), 5c Blue (179)5c Blue (179). Original gum, deep dark color and proof-like impression, Very Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

525
180
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424
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 424, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Mint N.H, 1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Mint N.H1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Mint N.H., bright color, post-office fresh and Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, with photocopy of 2000 P.F. certificate for irregular block of four, this being the bottom left stamp, Scott Retail as hinged

300
900
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425
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 425, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)1c Dark Ultramarine (182), 1c Dark Ultramarine (182)1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Right sheet margin, original gum, lightly hinged, perfectly centered with gargantuan margins, deep shade and crisp impression

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SPECTACULAR EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT 1879 AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.

With 1990 P.F. certificate

300
1,050
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426
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 426, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)1c Dark Ultramarine (182), 1c Dark Ultramarine (182)1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Slighly disturbed original gum, bright color, choice centering, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

300
160
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427
FC
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 427, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)1c Dark Ultramarine (182), 1c Dark Ultramarine (182)1c Dark Ultramarine (182). Rich color, choice centering, well-struck Glen Allen Star Precancel, Very Fine and choice

E. 150-200
210
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428
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 428, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)1c Dark Ultramarine, 3c Green (182, 184), 1c Dark Ultramarine, 3c Green (182, 184)1c Dark Ultramarine, 3c Green (182, 184). Blocks of four, 1c disturbed original gum, 3c original gum, h.r., top right 3c stamp small pen mark, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

1,750
350
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429
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 429, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion (183). Mint N.H, 2c Vermilion (183). Mint N.H2c Vermilion (183). Mint N.H., brilliant color on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2001 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

130
160
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430
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 430, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion (183), 2c Vermilion (183)2c Vermilion (183). Original gum, lightly hinged, intense color on bright paper, almost perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, a very scarce stamp in this condition, with 2000 P.F. certificate

130
200
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431
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 431, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)2c Vermilion (183), 2c Vermilion (183)2c Vermilion (183). Block of four, rejoined by redistributing original gum over tiny thin spots in top pair, rich color, Very Fine appearing block

600
210
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432
FC
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 432, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)3c Green (184), 3c Green (184)3c Green (184). Perfectly centered, rich color, well-struck Port Townsend Kicking Mule fancy cancel, light horizontal crease at top, Extremely Fine appearance, ex Brown

E. 100-150
200
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433
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 433, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)5c Blue (185), 5c Blue (185)5c Blue (185). Original gum, fresh color, unusually wide margins, Extremely Fine, a Jumbo stamp

500
1,000
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434
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 434, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)5c Blue (185), 5c Blue (185)5c Blue (185). Original gum, lightly hinged, outstanding centering with well-balanced margins, incredibly deep rich color, smal corner crease, appears Extremely Fine, still a beautiful stamp, with 2001 P.F. certificate

500
350
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435
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 435, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)5c Blue (185), 5c Blue (185)5c Blue (185). Block of four, original gum, h.r., deep rich color and sharp impression, Very Fine and choice block, top right stamp Extremely Fine

2,150
2,600
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436
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 436, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)6c Pink (186), 6c Pink (186)6c Pink (186). Unused (no gum), remarkably well-centered, fresh and Very Fine, with 1991 P.F. certificate

425
375
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437
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 437, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)6c Pink (186), 6c Pink (186)6c Pink (186). Block of four, original gum, top pair h.r., bottom pair lightly hinged, top pair with small thin from hinge removal, three stamps with light creases, Fine appearing and scarce block

4,250
600
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438
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 438, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)10c Brown, Without Secret Mark (187), 10c Brown, Without Secret Mark (187)10c Brown, Without Secret Mark (187). Original gum, lightly hinged, dark shade on fresh paper, Fine, a scarce stamp with original gum, with 2000 P.F. certificate

2,000
450
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439
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 439, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)15c Red Orange (189). Mint N.H, 15c Red Orange (189). Mint N.H15c Red Orange (189). Mint N.H. vibrant color on bright white paper with long full even perfs all around, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2000 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

340
1,300
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440
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 440, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Original gum, lightly hinged, radiant color, perfectly centered with enormous margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2001 P.F. certificate

340
675
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441
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 441, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Original gum, lightly hinged, brilliant color on bright white paper, Extremely Fine, a remarkably fresh stamp, with 2001 P.F. certificate

340
220
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442
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 442, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep shade, well-centered, long full perfs, Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 2001 P.F. certificate for pair, this being the right stamp

340
160
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443
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 443, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Vibrant color, cancelled solely by "Papeete, Tahiti 1 Avril 88" double-circle datestamp, Very Fine strike, scarce usage

E. 200-300
350
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444
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 444, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Original gum, lightly hinged, remarkably well-centered with unusually wide margins, intense shade and impression

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1879 AMERICAN BANK NOTE ISSUE.

With 2000 P.F. certificate

1,100
1,500
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445
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 445, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Original gum, sharp proof-like impression, Very Fine and choice

1,100
400
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446
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 446, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Unused, regummed over thin spot, Very Fine appearance

500
105
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447
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Sale Number 838, Lot Number 447, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 178 - 190)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Top margin imprint block of four, original gum, small light toning spots on back with couple showing thru, bottom row with light horizontal gum bend, otherwise Very Good, a rare block with original gum

5,000
400
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