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Sale 992 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Thursday-Friday, 24-25 June, 2010

Category — 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2348
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Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2348, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)2c Carmine, Ty. II (251), 2c Carmine, Ty. II (251)2c Carmine, Ty. II (251). Mint N.H., well-centered, attractive color, Very Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate

1,100
700
2349
nh
Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2349, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)2c Carmine, Ty. III (252), 2c Carmine, Ty. III (252)2c Carmine, Ty. III (252). Mint N.H. left imprint and plate no. strip of three, remarkably well-centered, trivial selvage wrinkle, top stamp natural gum wrinkle, otherwise Extremely Fine

1,200
550
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2350
og
Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2350, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)3c Purple (253), 3c Purple (253)3c Purple (253). Bottom imprint and plate no. 95 strip of three, original gum, lightly hinged, lovely pastel color, selvage separation, Fine-Very Fine

450
130
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2351
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Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2351, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)8c Violet Brown (257), 8c Violet Brown (257)8c Violet Brown (257). Mint N.H., beautiful color and crisp impression, Very Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate

525
325
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2352
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Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2352, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)50c Orange (260), 50c Orange (260)50c Orange (260). Wide top imprint and plate no. 75 strip of three, original gum, barely hinged, tiny bit of extra natural printing ink at top right, Fine

2,400
600
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2353
 
Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2353, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)$1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A), $1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A)$1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A). Intense shade and impression on bright white paper, neat circular datestamp, few light creases, Very Fine appearance

850
275
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2354
og
Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2354, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)$2.00 Bright Blue (262), $2.00 Bright Blue (262)$2.00 Bright Blue (262). Original gum (certificate notes some "added gum in the hinge area", which seems like a stretch in the powers of observation), well-centered with attractive wide margins, strong intense color on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE. THE $2.00 1894 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE IS RARELY ENCOUNTERED IN THIS CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, VF-XF 85; SMQ $3,750.00)

2,750
2,200
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2355
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Sale Number 992, Lot Number 2355, 1894 Unwatermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 246-263)$5.00 Dark Green (263), $5.00 Dark Green (263)$5.00 Dark Green (263). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression, choice centering with nicely balanced margins all around

EXTREMELY FINE. THE $5.00 1894 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE IS A RARE STAMP THAT IS SELDOM SEEN WITH SUCH WIDE MARGINS AND CHOICE CENTERING.

Two experts' tiny backstamps. With 1981 P.F. certificate

4,500
0
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