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Sale 982 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 16-18 December, 2009

Category — 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5860
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1c-50c 1916-17 Issue (462-466, 468-474, 477). 7c thin, Fine lot overall

1,696
375
5861
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5861, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)3c Violet (464), 3c Violet (464)3c Violet (464). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, beautiful centering, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 2002 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,100.00), only one has graded higher to date (95J)

160
550
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5862
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5862, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Blue (466), 5c Blue (466)5c Blue (466). Block of four, bottom pair Mint N.H., top pair slight hinge thinning, otherwise Very Fine

460
400
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5863
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5863, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Carmine, Rose, Errors (467, 505), 5c Carmine, Rose, Errors (467, 505)5c Carmine, Rose, Errors (467, 505). Horizontal strips of three, the error center stamp in each, former Mint N.H., Fine

1,250
425
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5864
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5864, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Block of nine, center stamp the error which is Mint N.H., Fine, Scott Retail as single Mint N.H. error

950
475
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5865
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5865, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)10c Orange Yellow (472), 10c Orange Yellow (472)10c Orange Yellow (472). Mint N.H., vibrant color which is as fresh as the day it was printed, almost perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a beautiful stamp, with 1984 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,500.00), only four have graded higher to date

230
800
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5866
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5866, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)12c Claret Brown (474), 12c Claret Brown (474)12c Claret Brown (474). Mint N.H. with bottom selvage, wide balanced margins, magnificent deep color on bright paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,000.00)

115
650
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5867
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5867, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Mint N.H., radiant color on post-office fresh paper, perfectly centered with wide margins, long and full perforations

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1916 15-CENT PERF 10 UNWATERMARKED ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN AWARDED THE GRADE OF SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE.

With 1999 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $7,550.00). Only four others have achieved this grade. The last we offered was in the Scarsdale sale, and in almost three years only three new copies have achieved this grade.

400
3,000
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5868
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5868, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Mint N.H. with right selvage, fresh, strong pastel color, Very Fine, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate

400
250
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5869
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5869, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Block of four, bottom pair Mint N.H., exceptionally choice margins and centering, bottom right tiny "oily translucency", otherwise Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,160
375
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5870
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5870, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)20c Light Ultramarine (476), 20c Light Ultramarine (476)20c Light Ultramarine (476). Block of four, pretty pastel color, Fine-Very Fine

950
300
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5871
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5871, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)20c Light Ultramarine (476), 20c Light Ultramarine (476)20c Light Ultramarine (476). Block of four, slight gum disturbance from hinge removal, Fine-Very Fine

950
285
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5872
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5872, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Wide margins, pretty pastel color, Very Fine and choice

1,000
600
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5873
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5873, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Mint N.H., bright pastel color . Fine, with photocopy of 2007 P.F. certificate for block

1,000
950
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5874
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5874, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Barely hinged, Fine

1,000
325
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5875
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5875, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). With wide right selvage, excellent color, slightly disturbed original gum from hinge removal, Fine

1,000
250
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5876
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5876, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Pretty color, Fine

1,000
325
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5877
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5877, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint N.H., almost perfectly centered and with strong color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,400.00)

500
750
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5878
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5878, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint N.H., wide margins, strong color, Very Fine and choice, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $570.00)

500
375
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5879
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5879, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint N.H., choice margins and centering, deep shade, Extremely Fine, with 2005 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates

500
400
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5880
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5880, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H., part of guideline at bottom, rich color and detailed impression, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,200.00)

390
500
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5881
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5881, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H., beautiful color, Extremely Fine, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $610.00)

390
450
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5882
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Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5882, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H., bright color, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $610.00)

390
350
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