Sale 857 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Thursday, 27 February, 2003

Category — Air Post

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1955
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Sale 857, Lot 1955, Air Post6c Orange, 1918 Air Post (C1). Mint N.H., vivid color, wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate for block of nine, this being the center stamp

110
190
1956
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Sale 857, Lot 1956, Air Post24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 1918 Air Post (C3). Mint N.H., bright colors, remarkably well-centered, Extremely Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate for block of four, this being the bottom left stamp

145
210
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1957
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Sale 857, Lot 1957, Air Post24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 1918 Air Post (C3). Mint N.H. with part arrow at top, approaching "fast plane" variety, rich colors, huge margins, Extremely Fine Gem

145
220
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1958
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Sale 857, Lot 1958, Air Post24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 1918 Air Post (C3). Mint N.H., bright colors, Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 2002 P.F. certificate for block of four, this being the bottom left stamp

145
170
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1959
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Sale 857, Lot 1959, Air Post24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 1918 Air Post (C3). Top margin block of four with blue plate no. and "Top", top left stamp barely hinged, others Mint N.H., bright colors, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

520
400
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1960
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Sale 857, Lot 1960, Air Post16c Dark Blue, 1923 Air Post (C5). Mint N.H., dark color on bright white paper, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate for block of nine, this being the top left stamp

145
240
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1961
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Sale 857, Lot 1961, Air Post16c Dark Blue, 1923 Air Post (C5). Mint N.H., almost perfectly centered, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate for block of four, this being the bottom right stamp

145
160
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1962
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Sale 857, Lot 1962, Air Post24c Carmine, 1923 Air Post (C6). Mint N.H. block of four, deep rich color, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail as singles

640
210
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1963
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10c-20c Map Air Post (C7-C9). Mint N.H. right plate no. blocks of six, 10c and 15c with normal narrow selvage, 10c Very Fine, other two Extremely Fine

192
40
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1964
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Sale 857, Lot 1964, Air Post65c-$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C13-C15). $2.60 Mint N.H., others lightly hinged, bright colors, 65c Very Fine, other two Extremely Fine

1,825
1,150
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1965
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Sale 857, Lot 1965, Air Post65c-$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C13-C15). Nos. C13 and C14 Mint N.H., No. C15 with gum added at bottom and left, bright colors, Fine

1,810
950
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1966
 
Sale 857, Lot 1966, Air Post65c-$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C13-C15). Used, $2.60 with thin spot, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

1,110
525
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1967
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Sale 857, Lot 1967, Air Post65c Graf Zeppelin (C13). Mint N.H., fresh color, Very Fine

360
210
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1968
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Sale 857, Lot 1968, Air Post$1.30, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C14, C15). No. C14 lightly hinged, No. C15 Mint N.H. but two small thins at bottom, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail as hinged

1,225
750
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1969
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Sale 857, Lot 1969, Air Post$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C15). Mint N.H., rich color, almost perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2002 P.F. certificate

1,100
850
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1970
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Sale 857, Lot 1970, Air Post$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C15). Barely hinged, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

750
575
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1971
 
Sale 857, Lot 1971, Air Post$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C15). Duplex cancel, small thin spot at top right, appears Fine

575
220
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