Sale 913 — 2006 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2006

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
770
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Sale 913, Lot 770, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)5c Yellow Brown (205). Mint N.H., bright color and crisp impression, Jumbo margins, tiny natural inclusion

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A PHENOMENAL MINT NEVER-HINGED 1882 5-CENT GARFIELD STAMP.

With 1991 P.F. certificate

900
0
771
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Sale 913, Lot 771, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)6c Deep Brown Red (208a). Original gum, barely hinged, pretty pastel color, Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

625
950
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772
ogbl
Sale 913, Lot 772, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)10c Brown (209). Top imprint and plate no. 551 block of twelve, nine stamps Mint N.H., bright color, couple tiny hinge sliver reinforcements between perfs at right

EXTREMELY FINE. A SCARCE TOP IMPRINT AND PLATE NUMBER BLOCK OF TWELVE OF THE 1882 10-CENT RE-ENGRAVED ISSUE.

The only other plate blocks of this issue we have offered since keeping computerized records are a plate no. block of four, and a complete pane of 100.. Scott Retail as singles with no premium for the plate block

5,295
11,500
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773
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Sale 913, Lot 773, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)10c Brown (209). Top imprint and plate no. 549 block of twelve, original gum, barely hinged, bright color, choice centering

FINE-VERY FINE. A RARE PLATE BLOCK OF TWELVE OF THE 1882 10-CENT BROWN AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.

The only other plate blocks of this issue we have offered since keeping computerized records are a plate no. block of four, and a complete pane of 100.

4,500
2,600
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774
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Sale 913, Lot 774, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)10c Brown (209). Bottom imprint and plate no. 551 block of twelve, eleven stamps Mint N.H., bottom right stamp and selvage at center lightly hinged, bright color

FINE-VERY FINE. A SCARCE PLATE BLOCK OF TWELVE OF THE 10-CENT 1882 AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY PRINTING.

Scott Retail as singles and with no premium for the plate block

5,965
2,700
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775
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Sale 913, Lot 775, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)10c Brown (209). Mint N.H. block of 21, Positions 53-59/63-69/73-79, bright and fresh, crisp impressions

FINE-VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED BLOCK OF 21 OF THE 1882 10-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.

Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles

11,025
0
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776
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Sale 913, Lot 776, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)10c Black Brown (209b). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression on bright paper, unusually wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF SCOTT 209B WITH THE MOST DISTINCTIVE BLACK BROWN COLOR WE CAN RECALL SEEING.

With 1979 P.F. certificate

2,250
5,000
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777
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Sale 913, Lot 777, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 205 thru 218)90c Purple (218). Mint N.H., deep rich color, choice centering with unusually wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE. A CHOICE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1888 AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.

With 1999 P.F. certificate

3,500
0
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