Contact Siegel
6 West 48th Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Contact by phone:
New York: (212) 753-6421
Dallas: (214) 754-5991

Sale 905 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday, 12 December, 2005

Category — Revenues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3560
bl
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3560, Revenues1c Proprietary, Part Perf (R3b), 1c Proprietary, Part Perf (R3b)1c Proprietary, Part Perf (R3b). Block of four, July 29, 1863 ms. cancel, few faults incl. perfs trimmed at left, few creases, small tear at top right and few perfs reinforced by small pieces of tape, otherwise Very Fine, this is the nicest-appearing of the three recorded blocks in the census at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate

3,000
1,600
3561
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3561, Revenues3c Proprietary, Part Perf (R18b), 3c Proprietary, Part Perf (R18b)3c Proprietary, Part Perf (R18b). Horizontal pair, Aug. 22, 1863 ms. cancel, rich color, perfs at left partly blunted from scissors separation, appears Fine, scarce, only three horizontal pairs are recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate which states that this is "not a properly configured pair"

800
115
Back to Top
3562
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3562, Revenues4c Playing Cards, Perforated (R21c), 4c Playing Cards, Perforated (R21c)4c Playing Cards, Perforated (R21c). Light 1864 handstamp cancel, light creases and reperfed at left, Fine appearance

600
105
Back to Top
3563
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3563, Revenues4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d), 4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d)4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d). Bright color, neat ms. cancel, centered to top left, Very Good, scarce, only a block of four and two pairs are recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, singles are also scarce, with 2005 P.F. certificate, undercatalogued in Scott

125
70
Back to Top
3564
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3564, Revenues4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d), 4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d)4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d). Two singles, neat 1871 ms. cancels, light creases, centered to top left as are virtually all genuine examples, appear Very Good, with 2005 P.F. certificates

250
55
Back to Top
3565
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3565, Revenues4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d), 4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d)4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d). Vertical pair, neat ms. cancel, bright color, vertical crease at right, bit heavy horizontal crease at bottom, still Fine, scarce multiple, this is the only vertical pair recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as two singles

250
150
Back to Top
3566
bl
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3566, Revenues4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d), 4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d)4c Proprietary, Silk Paper (R22d). Block of twelve, rich color, neat 1871 ms. cancels on each stamp, few faults incl. scotch tape reinforcements and bottom right horizontal pair faded, otherwise Fine, this is the largest multiple recorded of the 4c Proprietary on Silk Paper at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

1,500
500
Back to Top
3567
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3567, Revenues6c Proprietary, Perforated (R31c), 6c Proprietary, Perforated (R31c)6c Proprietary, Perforated (R31c). Rich color, light ms. cancel, small edge repair confined entirely to the top left corner, otherwise Fine, better than usual condition

1,700
625
Back to Top
3568
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3568, Revenues25c Protest, Part Perf (R49b), 25c Protest, Part Perf (R49b)25c Protest, Part Perf (R49b). Bright color, "3/16/64" ms. cancels, bottom stamp horizontal crease at top ending in small tear, top stamp diagonal crease at bottom left, appears Fine, scarce multiple, only seven vertical pairs (on rejoined) are recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate

1,200
210
Back to Top
3569
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3569, Revenues40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d), 40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d)40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d). Bright color, neat ms. "X" cancel, centered to bottom, almost Fine, scarce, with 2005 P.F. certificate, unpriced in Scott

E. 150-200
325
Back to Top
3570
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3570, Revenues40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d), 40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d)40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d). Horizontal pair, rich color, neat 1871 ms. cancel, right stamp faint vertical crease, faint scotch tape reinforcements at top and bottom, appears Fine, scarce multiple, only a block of four, this horizontal ;pair and a vertical pair are recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate, unpriced in Scott even as a single

E. 500-750
550
Back to Top
3571
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3571, Revenues40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d), 40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d)40c Inland Exchange, Silk Paper (R53d). Vertical pair with selvage at bottom, 1871 ms. cancels, faint scotch tape reinforcements at top and bottom, appears Fine, scarce multiple, only a block of four, this vertical pair and the horizontal pair offered in the previous lot are recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate, unpriced in Scott even as a single

E. 500-750
550
Back to Top
3572
bl
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3572, Revenues50c Original Process, Silk Paper (R60d), 50c Original Process, Silk Paper (R60d)50c Original Process, Silk Paper (R60d). Block of four, deep rich color, neat ms. cancels, small scotch tape reinforcements, appears Fine, this is the only block recorded at www.thecurtiscollection.com, with 2005 P.F. certificate, seriously undercatalogued in Scott

100
375
Back to Top
3573
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3573, Revenues$1.60 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R79a), $1.60 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R79a)$1.60 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R79a). Margins all around, rich color, lightened ms. cancel, tiny thin spots, Fine appearance

1,250
160
Back to Top
3574
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3574, Revenues$1.90 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R80a), $1.90 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R80a)$1.90 Foreign Exchange, Imperforate (R80a). Two huge margins, clear to barely in other sides, fresh, bright color, May 29, 1863 colorless embossed cancel (stamps first delivered in April 1863), reasonably attractive and a very rare First Issue in any condition

9,000
1,900
Back to Top
3575
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3575, Revenues$3.50 Inland Exchange, Imperforate (R87a), $3.50 Inland Exchange, Imperforate (R87a)$3.50 Inland Exchange, Imperforate (R87a). Clear to large margins, deep intense color, ms. cancel, Fine and rare

6,000
1,050
Back to Top
3576
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3576, Revenues$10.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R95a), $10.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R95a)$10.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R95a). Clear to very large margins, strong color and fine impression, neat Feb. 1863 ms. cancel, light crease, Very Fine appearance

500
150
Back to Top
3577
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3577, Revenues$15.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R97a), $15.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R97a)$15.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R97a). Ample to huge margins, very strong "indigo" shade characteristic of the First Issue printing, ms. cancel (tiny ink erosion speck), very faint crease from document fold, otherwise Very Fine

2,000
575
Back to Top
3578
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3578, Revenues$20.00 Probate of Will, Imperforate (R99a), $20.00 Probate of Will, Imperforate (R99a)$20.00 Probate of Will, Imperforate (R99a). Ample to large margins, lovely bright color, neat Dec. 1863 ms. cancel, Very Fine and exceptionally pretty

1,800
800
Back to Top
3579
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3579, Revenues$20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c), $20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c)$20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c). Nice color, neat 1864 ms. cancel, couple perf flaws, otherwise Fine

2,000
350
Back to Top
3580
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3580, Revenues$20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c), $20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c)$20.00 Probate of Will, Perforated (R99c). Fresh color, neat July 1864 ms. cancel, some perf flaws at bottom and small repaired tear at bottom left, otherwise Fine, respectable appearing example of this scarce stamp

1,800
250
Back to Top
3581
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3581, Revenues$25.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R100a), $25.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R100a)$25.00 Mortgage, Imperforate (R100a). Large to huge margins, excellent color, neat 1865 ms. cancel, light trivial corner crease at bottom right, otherwise Very Fine and choice

1,200
475
Back to Top
3582
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3582, Revenues$200.00 U.S.I.R., Imperforate (R102a), $200.00 U.S.I.R., Imperforate (R102a)$200.00 U.S.I.R., Imperforate (R102a). Large left margin, clear to touching other sides, strong colors and thin hard paper characteristic of the imperforate printing, neat ms. cancel, Very Good

2,200
260
Back to Top
3583
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3583, Revenues$200.00 Internal Revenue, Perforated (R102c), $200.00 Internal Revenue, Perforated (R102c)$200.00 Internal Revenue, Perforated (R102c). Choice margins and remarkably well-centered, strong colors, light 1866 ms. cancel, pressed creases from document folds, Extremely Fine appearance, quite handsome despite the creases

800
400
Back to Top
3584
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3584, Revenues$200.00 Red, Blue & Black, Second Issue, "Small Persian Rug" (R132), $200.00 Red, Blue & Black, Second Issue, "Small Persian Rug" (R132)$200.00 Red, Blue & Black, Second Issue, "Small Persian Rug" (R132). Small part of an unobtrusive light handstamp cancel and a tiny spot of ms between "RE" of Revenue, very light trivial thin spot, Fine appearance

6,000
2,800
Back to Top
3585
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3585, Revenues2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Inverted Center (R135b), 2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Inverted Center (R135b)2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Inverted Center (R135b). Rich colors, neat strike of blue Aug. 23, 1872 handstamp cancel, fresh and Very Fine, scarce in this choice condition, with 2002 P.F. certificate

375
325
Back to Top
3586
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3586, Revenues$500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180), $500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180)$500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180). Large margins, fresh colors, light blue small circular handstamp cancels, Extremely Fine

800
750
Back to Top
3587
og
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3587, Revenues$10.00 Green Surcharge (R193), $10.00 Green Surcharge (R193)$10.00 Green Surcharge (R193). Lightly hinged, exceptionally fresh and Fine

375
240
Back to Top
3588
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3588, Revenues$50.00 Green Surcharge (R194), $50.00 Green Surcharge (R194)$50.00 Green Surcharge (R194). Well-centered, light straightline handstamp cancel, tiny staple hole, otherwise Very Fine and choice

800
425
Back to Top
3589
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3589, Revenues$500.00 Blue, "Series of 1914" (R226), $500.00 Blue, "Series of 1914" (R226)$500.00 Blue, "Series of 1914" (R226). Very faint handstamp cancel, appears unused, Fine and attractive

600
300
Back to Top
3590
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3590, Revenues$4.00 Yellow Brown, 1935 Silver Tax Provisional (R243 var), $4.00 Yellow Brown, 1935 Silver Tax Provisional (R243 var)$4.00 Yellow Brown, 1935 Silver Tax Provisional (R243 var). Normal Scott Documentary revenue No. R243 with boxed purple "SILVER TAX" handstamp in two lines, ms. "MK/12/31/35" cancel, tiny thin spot in head, Very Fine appearance and rare, unlisted in Scott, with 2005 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
850
Back to Top
3591
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3591, Revenues$20.00 Carmine, Series of 1940 (R305A), $20.00 Carmine, Series of 1940 (R305A)$20.00 Carmine, Series of 1940 (R305A). Well-centered, neat handstamp cancels at top and bottom, tiny staple holes, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail for cut cancel

550
525
Back to Top
3592
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3592, Revenues$10,000.00 Carmine, Series of 1953 (R653), $10,000.00 Carmine, Series of 1953 (R653)$10,000.00 Carmine, Series of 1953 (R653). Wonderfully fresh, light handstamp and perfin cancels, minute tear in the top left margin, otherwise Very Fine and choice

650
300
Back to Top
3593
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3593, Revenues50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a), 50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a)50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a). Well-centered, neat central 1880 blue handstamp cancel, minor short crease and couple trivial perf flaws, otherwise Very Fine, actually quite nice for this difficult revenue

700
675
Back to Top
3594
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3594, Revenues$1.00 Green & Black on Violet, Proprietary (RB9a), $1.00 Green & Black on Violet, Proprietary (RB9a)$1.00 Green & Black on Violet, Proprietary (RB9a). Exceptionally well-centered, fresh colors, light handstamp cancel, light crease and small thin spots, Very Fine appearance

2,000
1,050
Back to Top
3595
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3595, Revenues$30.00 Vermilion, $50.00 Olive Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD61-RD62), $30.00 Vermilion, $50.00 Olive Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD61-RD62)$30.00 Vermilion, $50.00 Olive Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD61-RD62). Well-centered, perfin cancels ($50.00 also few staple holes), Very Fine

560
450
Back to Top
3596
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3596, Revenues$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940 (RD64), $100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940 (RD64)$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940 (RD64). Light Feb. 1941 handstamp cancel, Fine and scarce

625
550
Back to Top
3597
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3597, Revenues$500.00 Blue, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD65), $500.00 Blue, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD65)$500.00 Blue, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD65). Neat Feb. 1941 handstamp cancel, tiny trivial margin crease at bottom, otherwise Fine, rare

2,250
1,900
Back to Top
3598
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3598, Revenues$1,000.00 Orange, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD66), $1,000.00 Orange, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD66)$1,000.00 Orange, Handstamped "Series 1940" (RD66). Well-centered, Dec. 1940 straightline handstamp and perfin cancels, also few staple holes, otherwise Very Fine, rare, with 1984 P.F. certificate

1,750
1,200
Back to Top
3599
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3599, Revenues$1,000 Green, Series of 1941 (RD116), $1,000 Green, Series of 1941 (RD116)$1,000 Green, Series of 1941 (RD116). Nicely centered, perfin cancel and a few staple holes, otherwise Very Fine

575
525
Back to Top
3600
nh
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3600, Revenues20c Green, Series of 1952 (RD367), 20c Green, Series of 1952 (RD367)20c Green, Series of 1952 (RD367). Mint N.H., choice margins and very well-centered, Extremely Fine

450
525
Back to Top
3601
nh
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3601, Revenues25c Green, Series of 1952 (RD368), 25c Green, Series of 1952 (RD368)25c Green, Series of 1952 (RD368). Mint N.H., Very Fine

600
550
Back to Top
3602
nh
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3602, Revenues$4.00 Green, Series of 1952 (RD370), $4.00 Green, Series of 1952 (RD370)$4.00 Green, Series of 1952 (RD370). Mint N.H., wonderfully fresh and beautifully centered, Extremely Fine, lovely example of this rare Stock Transfer issue

1,500
1,300
Back to Top
3603
 
Sale Number 905, Lot Number 3603, Revenues28c Green and Black, Series of 1941 (RE132), 28c Green and Black, Series of 1941 (RE132)28c Green and Black, Series of 1941 (RE132). Nicely centered, light magenta handstamp cancel, small faults, Very Fine appearance, in the top ten of Wine Stamp rarities

1,500
1,100
Back to Top
Copyright 2019. All rights reserved by Siegel Auction Galleries Inc. Information and images may be used with credit to Siegel Auction Galleries or siegelauctions.com subject to guidelines and restrictions.
Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy