Sale 932 — The Scarsdale Collection, Part 4: Washington-Franklin Issues

Sale Date — Friday, 30 March, 2007

Category — 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1
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Sale 932, Lot 1, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)1c Green (331). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, perfectly centered with Jumbo margins all around, post-office fresh paper, Extremely Fine Gem, a magnificent stamp, ex Killien, with 1998 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ in any grade higher than 98, SMQ $870.00 as 98), this is the only example to achieve this exalted grade, only one has graded higher

17
2,200
2
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Sale 932, Lot 2, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)2c Carmine (332). Mint N.H., radiant color, detailed impression, unusually wide margins of near Jumbo proportions, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1997 P.F. certificate

16
250
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3
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Sale 932, Lot 3, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)3c Deep Violet (333). Mint N.H., rich color, beautiful impression, long and full perfs all around, Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

80
200
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4
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Sale 932, Lot 4, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)4c Orange Brown (334). Mint N.H., radiant color, detailed impression on bright paper, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a pretty stamp, with 1986 and 1999 P.F. certificates

95
600
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5
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Sale 932, Lot 5, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)5c Blue (335). Mint N.H., deep rich color showing every nuance of the design, choice centering with wide Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp, with 2002 P.F. certificate

125
700
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6
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Sale 932, Lot 6, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)6c Red Orange (336). Mint N.H., vivid color as fresh as the day it was printed, choice centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a stunning stamp, with 2005 P.F. certificate

160
2,100
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7
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Sale 932, Lot 7, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)8c Olive Green (337). Mint N.H., pretty shade, Jumbo margins, fresh and Extremely Fine Gem, with 1999 P.F. certificate

110
700
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8
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Sale 932, Lot 8, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)10c Yellow (338). Mint N.H. with part imprint at bottom, blazing color, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 1983, 1986 and 2000 P.F. certificates

170
375
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9
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Sale 932, Lot 9, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)13c Blue Green (339). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, choice centering on crisp paper, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 1987 and 2000 P.F. certificates

95
225
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10
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Sale 932, Lot 10, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)15c Pale Ultramarine (340). Mint N.H., brilliant color, choice centering for this issue with unusually wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2000 P.F. certificate

160
750
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11
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Sale 932, Lot 11, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)50c Violet (341). Mint N.H., radiant color, detailed impression on post-office fresh paper, almost perfectly centered with well-balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 50-CENT 1909 PERF 12 DOUBLE-LINE WATERMARK ISSUE.

With 1986, 1989 and 2000 P.F. certificates

800
2,900
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12
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Sale 932, Lot 12, 1908-09 Issue (Scott 332 to 342)$1.00 Violet Brown (342). Mint N.H., intense shade and proof-like impression

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 1909 PERF 12 DOUBLE-LINE WATERMARK ISSUE. A STAMP WITH TREMENDOUS EYE APPEAL.

With 2004 P.F. certificate

1,250
1,900
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