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Sale 890 — The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)

Sale Date — Wednesday, 2 February, 2005

Category — Columbian Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
509
P
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 509, Columbian Issue1c-$5.00 Columbian, Large Die Proofs Printed Directly on Card (230P1var-245P1var), 1c-$5.00 Columbian, Large Die Proofs Printed Directly on Card (230P1var-245P1var)1c-$5.00 Columbian, Large Die Proofs Printed Directly on Card (230P1var-245P1var). 210 x 139mm, with imprint at bottom, trace of presentation binding at top edges is barely noticeable, Very Fine set, Scott Retail as normal

13,200
1,600
510
P
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 510, Columbian Issue1c-$5.00 Columbian, Plate Proofs on Card (230P4-245P4), 1c-$5.00 Columbian, Plate Proofs on Card (230P4-245P4)1c-$5.00 Columbian, Plate Proofs on Card (230P4-245P4). Large margins, fresh and Very Fine

1,435
850
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511
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 511, Columbian Issue4c Red Violet, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Red Violet, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Red Violet, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 112 x 101mm with full die sinkage, rich color, Very Fine and choice

800
0
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512
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 512, Columbian Issue4c Black, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Black, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Black, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 89 x 73mm with full die sinkage, crisp impression in a bright shade, Very Fine

800
0
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513
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 513, Columbian Issue4c Dull Yellow Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Dull Yellow Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Dull Yellow Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 83 x 70mm with full die sinkage, radiant color, fresh and Very Fine

800
0
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514
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 514, Columbian Issue4c Dim Dark Orange, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Dim Dark Orange, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Dim Dark Orange, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 89 x 76mm with full die sinkage, bright color, fresh and Very Fine

800
0
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515
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 515, Columbian Issue4c Olive Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Olive Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Olive Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 115 x 97mm with full die sinkage, small central toned speck and minor toning at edges, otherwise Very Fine

800
0
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516
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 516, Columbian Issue4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 83 x 70mm with full die sinkage, crisp impression, couple small surface scuffs, otherwise Very Fine

800
0
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517
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 517, Columbian Issue4c Dim Dusky Green-Blue-Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Dim Dusky Green-Blue-Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Dim Dusky Green-Blue-Green, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 113 x 143mm with full die sinkage, rich color, Very Fine and choice

800
0
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518
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 518, Columbian Issue4c Dull Orange Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Dull Orange Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Dull Orange Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 110 x 98mm with full die sinkage, rich color (somewhat oxidized), extraneous ink mark at top right and small toning mark at left, otherwise Very Fine

800
0
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519
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 519, Columbian Issue4c Ultramarine, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Ultramarine, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Ultramarine, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 111 x 98mm with full die sinkage, radiant color, small adherence at bottom right and few trivial toned spots, otherwise Very Fine

800
0
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520
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 520, Columbian Issue4c Dim Deep Orange-Red, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Dim Deep Orange-Red, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Dim Deep Orange-Red, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 90 x 76mm with full die sinkage, brilliant color, Very Fine and choice

800
0
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521
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 521, Columbian Issue4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b), 4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b)4c Brown, Die Essay on Thin Card (233-E2b). 83 x 72mm with full die sinkage, rich color, Very Fine and choice

800
0
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522
E
Lots 511-521 Offered as One Lot. The previous eleven lots of Scott 233-E2b will be offered individually. If the hammer price of the group exceeds that of the individual realizations, then they will be sold as a group. Scott Retail for the group

8,800
5,250
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523
TC
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 523, Columbian Issue5c Dark Violet, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1), 5c Dark Violet, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1)5c Dark Violet, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1). On 74 x 62mm card, imprint at bottom, deep rich color, fresh and Very Fine

850
200
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524
TC
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 524, Columbian Issue5c Green, Sepia, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1), 5c Green, Sepia, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1)5c Green, Sepia, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (234TC1). One of each, both 42 x 38mm, rich colors, Green wih imprint and die no. at bottom, Fine

1,700
300
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525
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 525, Columbian Issue15c Blue Green, Die Essay on India (238-E4), 15c Blue Green, Die Essay on India (238-E4)15c Blue Green, Die Essay on India (238-E4). Die sunk on 88 x 73mm card with full die sinkage, imprint and die no. at bottom, rich color, few minor toned specks, Very Fine

1,500
525
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526
TC
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 526, Columbian Issue30c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Card (239TC4), 30c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Card (239TC4)30c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Card (239TC4). Large margins, intense shade on bright card, Extremely Fine

350
210
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