Sale 905 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday, 12 December, 2005

Category — 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1943
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Sale 905, Lot 1943, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)1c Dull Blue (219). Mint N.H., radiant color, wide margins, Extremely Fine, with copy of 2004 P.F. certificate for block of four

80
210
1944
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Sale 905, Lot 1944, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)1c Dull Blue (219). Mint N.H., beautifully centered, bright color on white paper, Extremely Fine

80
140
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1945
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Sale 905, Lot 1945, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)1c Dull Blue (219). Mint N.H., bright color, Extremely Fine, with copy of 2004 P.F. certificate for block of four

80
150
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1946
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Sale 905, Lot 1946, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)1c Ultramarine, Imperforate (219a). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, fresh, huge margins, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail for hinged

190
190
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1947
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Sale 905, Lot 1947, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)1c Ultramarine, 2c Lake, Carmine, Imperforate (219a, 219Da, 220a). Horizontal pairs, Lake with bottom sheet margin, first and last original gum, one No. 220a hinged, others Mint N.H., 2c Lake without gum as issued, huge margins, Extremely Fine lot

350
230
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1948
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Sale 905, Lot 1948, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Lake (219D). Mint N.H., deep rich color on bright paper, wide margins, diagonal crease at top left, appears Extremely Fine, with copy of 2003 certificate for block of four

650
220
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1949
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Sale 905, Lot 1949, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Lake (219D). Mint N.H., rich color, Fine, with copy of 2003 P.F. certificate for block of four

650
220
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1950
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Sale 905, Lot 1950, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine (220). Mint N.H. with plate no. at bottom, brilliant color, Jumbo margins, Very Fine and choice

65
130
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1951
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Sale 905, Lot 1951, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine (220). Mint N.H., rich color on bright paper, wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1999 P.F. certificate

65
95
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1952
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Sale 905, Lot 1952, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine, Cap on Left "2" (220a). Mint N.H., detailed impression, wide margins, light natural gum crease, tiny natural inclusion not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine, with copy of 2004 P.S.E. certificate for block of six

400
0
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1953
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Sale 905, Lot 1953, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine, Cap on Left "2" (220a). Original gum, barely hinged, rich color, choice centering, Extremely Fine, with copy of 2004 P.S.E. certificate for block of six

150
240
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1954
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Sale 905, Lot 1954, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c). Original gum, lightly hinged, lovely color and centering, Extremely Fine, rather exceptional condition for this scarce and popular variety

700
950
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1955
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Sale 905, Lot 1955, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c). Original gum, lightly hinged, radiant color, wide margins, fresh, Very Fine and choice, with 2005 P.F. certificate

700
850
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1956
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Sale 905, Lot 1956, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)3c Purple, Imperforate (221a). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, large to huge margins, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as hinged

225
210
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1957
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Sale 905, Lot 1957, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)4c Dark Brown, Imperforate (222a). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, large to huge margins, tiny trivial gum inclusion speck, Extremely Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate (no mention of inclusion), Scott Retail as hinged

210
160
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1958
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Sale 905, Lot 1958, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)4c Dark Brown, Imperforate (222a). Horizontal pair, original gum, lightly hinged, large to huge margins, Extremely Fine

210
140
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1959
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Sale 905, Lot 1959, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)5c Chocolate (223). Bottom imprint and plate no. strip of five, center stamp Mint N.H., two small h.r., others lightly hinged, pretty pastel color, fresh and Very Fine

525
350
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1960
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Sale 905, Lot 1960, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)6c Brown Red (224). Mint N.H., beautiful large margins, fresh and bright, Very Fine and choice, with 2005 P.F. certificate

225
210
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1961
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Sale 905, Lot 1961, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)6c Brown Red (224). Original gum, barest trace of hinge, pretty shade, perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1999 P.F. certificate

85
375
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1962
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Sale 905, Lot 1962, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)6c Brown Red (224). Original gum, barely hinged, unusually wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2002 P.F. certificate

85
95
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1963
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Sale 905, Lot 1963, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)8c Lilac (225). Mint N.H., beautiful wide margins, fresh, strong color, Very Fine and choice

175
280
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1964
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Sale 905, Lot 1964, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)8c Lilac (225). Block of four, original gum, lightly hinged, pretty shade, Very Fine, with 2003 P.F. certificate

270
300
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1965
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Sale 905, Lot 1965, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)10c Green (226). Mint N.H., intense color, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

550
800
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1966
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Sale 905, Lot 1966, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)10c Green (226). Mint N.H., beautiful margins and exceptionally well-centered, fresh, bright and crisp, Very Fine and choice, with 1985 P.F. and 2000 P.S.E. certificates

550
220
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1967
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Sale 905, Lot 1967, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)10c Green (226). Mint N.H., choice margins and essentially perfectly centered, very light overall gum toning (the front is fresh and bright), Extremely Fine appearance

550
575
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1968
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Sale 905, Lot 1968, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)15c Indigo (227). Mint N.H., attractively centered, intense color on crisp paper, Very Fine

750
1,100
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1969
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Sale 905, Lot 1969, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)15c Indigo (227). Mint N.H. block of four with part imprint at bottom left, rich color, Very Fine, Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles

3,000
2,200
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1970
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Sale 905, Lot 1970, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)30c Black (228). Mint N.H., choice margins and nicely centered, fresh, intense color, Very Fine

1,150
0
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1971
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Sale 905, Lot 1971, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)30c Black (228). Original gum, barest trace of hinging, extra wide margins, Extremely Fine, a huge stamp, with 1994 and 2004 P.F. certificates, the first specifically stating that it is Mint N.H.

425
1,600
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1972
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Sale 905, Lot 1972, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)30c Black (228). Mint N.H., sharp proof-like impression, fresh and Fine, with 2005 P.F. certificate

1,150
375
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1973
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Sale 905, Lot 1973, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)30c Black (228). Original gum, very lightly hinged, essentially perfectly centered, intense color, Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.S.E. certificate

425
0
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1974
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Sale 905, Lot 1974, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)90c Orange (229). Original gum, lightly hinged, exceptionally well-centered, vivid color, Extremely Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate for a horizontal pair (left stamp)

650
700
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1975
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Sale 905, Lot 1975, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)90c Orange (229). Original gum, lightly hinged, vibrant color on crisp white paper, Very Fine

650
230
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1976
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Sale 905, Lot 1976, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)90c Orange (229). Original gum, wonderful deep rich color, perfectly centered although reperfed, Extremely Fine appearance

650
190
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1977
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Sale 905, Lot 1977, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)90c Orange (229). Unused (no gum), magnificent color and centering, fresh, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as original gum

650
160
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1978
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Sale 905, Lot 1978, 1890 Small Bank Note Issue (Scott 219 thru 229)90c Orange (229). Block of four, bold New York registry oval cancel, Fine and scarce

675
210
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