Sale 992 — United States Stamps

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

Category — Group Lots by Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2779
 
1851-61 Issues Accumulation. More than 60 stamps, incl. No. 7 (three, incl. pair and single with red Carrier cancel), 8A with clear to large margins, 9 (two), a choice group of Nos. 10-10A (seven), 11-11A (14, with strips of three and four), 24 (twelve, several with different types of "Paid" cancels), 33, 65 (15, all with geometric cancels, many marked New York State), 67 (cancel removed and regummed), 71, 72, 73 (six, some with better cancels), 76, 77 (two), also. incl a few other items such as No. 114 with ironed grill and small stockbook with a few later issues, some faults to be expected but a number are sound and Very Fine-Extremely Fine, Scott Retail approximately

6,600
2,300
2780
 
1c-12c 1851 Issue (7, 9, 14, 17). Mostly specialized lot of six singles and one horizontal pair, incl. No. 7 from Plate 3, Position 30R3 (tiny tear in right sheet margin far from design, signed Ashbrook and with 2005 P.F. certificate), No. 9 top row single (1989 P.F. certificate), No. 9 Extremely Fine appearing (small tear, 2002 P.F. certificate), No. 9 horizontal pair Positions 24-25L1L (1986 P.F. certificate), No. 9 triple transfer, one inverted Position 81L1L and singles of Nos. 14 and 17, latter Position 25R1 with large part of adjoining stamp at right, circular datestamps and grid cancels, virtually all Fine-Extremely Fine

1,815
600
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2781
 
1c-12c 1851 Issue (7, 9, 10A, 11A, 13-15, 17). One of each, all handstamp cancels incl. No. 10A with part strike of blue "SW__MASS", No. 14 with black and red circular datestamps, key value of the group is No. 13 with four clear margins (tiny corner crease), No. 17 small repair at bottom, generally Fine appearance

2,115
600
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2782
 
1c-12c 1851 Issue (7, 9/17). 3c Ty. I only, used, incl. No. 7 horizontal pair with bold New Orleans circular datestamp, three No. 9 with red New York cancels, triple transfer, one inverted Position 71L1L, recut twice at top and twice at bottom, No. 10 with blue July 1 (1851) First Day circular datestamp, No. 15 with six-ring Canadian Target cancel, No. 16 recut at top, Position 3R and No. 17 with red numeral cancel, mixed margins and condition, generally Fine, unusually nice lot for cancels and varieties

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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2783
 
1c-12c 1851 Issue (9, 10, 11, 17). Three 1c (one part original gum), horizontal pair of No. 11 in the claret shade (part original gum), others unused (no gum), mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearance

E. 500-750
700
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2784
 
5c Red Brown (12). Six singles, margins to barely in on a couple, grid cancels or circular datestamps, four with faults (two repaired), Fine-Extremely Fine appearance, other three Fine

5,775
1,300
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2785
 
10c Green, Ty. II-III (14-15). Seven of each, town circular datestamps or grid cancels, ample to huge margins, faults, mostly corner creases, Very Fine-Extremely Fine appearance, several really nice looking included

2,800
800
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2786
 
10c Green, Ty. II-III (14-15). Seven of each, grid cancels or town circular datestamps, one in red, another with boxed red foreign transit, close to huge margins, overall Fine lot

2,800
700
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2787
 
12c Black (17). 16 singles, large margins to slightly in, grid cancels and circular datestamps, several in red or blue, six with various mostly small faults (one repaired), other ten Fine-Very Fine

4,900
650
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2788
 
12c Black (17). Six horizontal pairs (one on piece), one vertical pair and horizontal strip of three, few plated incl. Position 1-2R with top left pane corner margin, faults, mostly minor and/or slightly cut in, virtually all Fine-Very Fine appearance

5,500
650
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2789
 
1c-30c 1857-60 Issue Accumulation. About 70 virtually all used stamps neatly arranged on stock sheets, nice variety, incl. 3c No. 25 showing tiny part of Major Plate Crack Position 47R7, two of No. 29, six of No. 30A, No. 35 incl. five unused (some original gum) plus two used strips of three and imprint reconstruction, No. 36B with couple unused (no gum) and used block of four (faulty), twelve single and one horizontal pair of No. 37, incl. few nice cancels and six of No. 38 with four red cancels and New York Ocean Mail Grid, somewhat mixed condition, Fine-Very Fine appearance

E. 2,000-3,000
3,500
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2790
 
1c-30c 1857-60 Issue (18, 20, 25, 29, 30-30A, 35, 36B, 37-38). The No. 25 is major plate crack, Position 48R7 (ms. cancel), No. 30 defective (not counted), No. 35 part original gum single and used strip of three, last three unused (no gum), somewhat mixed condition, generally Fine

E. 500-750
1,100
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2791
 
1c-30c 1857-60 Issue (18/38). 16 stamps, incl. Nos. 18, 20, 22-26, 28-29, 30A, 32-33, 35-36, 37-38, mixed condition, Very Good-Very Fine appearance

6,594
900
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2792
 
1c-90c 1857-60 Issue (18, 20, 23, 27-28, 29-30A, 32-33, 35-36, 36B, 37-39). Nos. 30 and 36B original gum, 36 and 39 unused (no gum), others used, No. 27 ms. cancel, others grid cancels or circular datestamps, three in red, all singles except No. 33 horizontal strip of three, mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearing lot

10,575
1,700
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2793
 
1c-24c 1857-60 Issue (24, 30A, 35, 36B, 37). Nos. 24 and 35 unused (former regummed, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate, latter original gum with 2000 P.F. certificate), No. 30A red grid, two used 35's (one red circular datestamp, small part of black circular datestamp and 2007 P.S.E. certificate XF 90), 36B with New York Ocean Mail Grid (1989 P.F. certificate, tiny thinning) and No. 37 with red Supplementary Mail Ty. A handstamp, few nibbed perfs, attractive lot

1,662
650
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2794
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1c Blue, Ty. V (24). 20 stamps, four singles, five pairs and two strips of three, range of shades, thirteen stamp with original gum, few minor flaws, Fine lot

2,495
650
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2795
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1c Blue, Ty. V, 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (24, 26). 1c four blocks of four (two original gum), 3c three blocks of four and block of 15, all original gum, one 1c block slight gum soaks, three 3c stamps edge flaws, generally Fine lot

4,410
750
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2796
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3c-90c 1857-60 Issue (25, 30, 32-33, 35, 36B, 37-39). No. 33 original gum (slightly gum stained crease), 25 and 35 part original gum, 36B trace original gum, others unused (no gum), Very Good-Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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2797
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24c Gray Lilac (37). Seven, one part original gum (wood fiber inclusion), others unused (no gum), one natural s.e., one reperfed, otherwise generally Fine

5,200
900
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2798
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High Catalog Value 1861-66 Balance. 15 used and unused items, unused incl. Nos. 56, two 63, block of four of 65, single No. 72, and two blocks of four of No. 73, used with two No. 64, single and horizontal pair of No. 67, block of four of No. 68, and singles of Nos. 72, 75 and 78, also incl. No. 37 with red grid cancel, some of the unused with original gum, mixed condition, overall Very Good-Fine appearance

E. 1,500-2,000
2,300
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2799
 
1861-66 Issue Assortment. About three dozen used and unused stamps, mostly Nos. 63's and 65's, but does incl. what appears to be an unused (no gum) No. 62B with heavy broken crease and two used singles (one red circular datestamp), No. 70c with red grid, fraudulently perforated No. 62 imperforate (poorly done), four used No. 72 ( one with four-leaf clover cancel), among the unused is an original gum block of four of no. 63 (h.r.'s), mixed condition, large catalog value

E. 1,000-1,500
1,900
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2800
 
Three Scarce Used Classics. Nos. 62B, 70b and 84, first and last barely cancelled, 24c with bold framed "PAID", condition problems but look Fine-Very Fine

7,000
1,100
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2801
 
1861 Issue Better Values (62B, 64, 70, 72, 75, 77). Single of each, nice colors throughout, 24c neat red grid cancel, 10c reperfed at right, 3c minor creases, others couple small faults, generally Fine appearing

4,325
750
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2802
 
1861-69 Classic Issues. Nine items, incl. No. 65 original gum (reperfed at left), 68a original gum, two No. 75 horizontal pairs (grid and circular datestamp, distinct shades), No. 76 unused (no gum), Encased Postage No. EP115 (some faults), No. 95 cork cancel, 96a grid cancel and Mint N.H. No. 114, slightly mixed condition, mostly Fine, with four certificates

6,990
900
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2803
 
1868 Grilled Issue. Twelve stamps, incl. No. 86 part original gum, couple others look unused, two of No. 95, 99 (reperfed right), four 100 and single No. 101, mixed condition

E. 1,500-2,000
1,500
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2804
 
1868-70 Grilled Issues Balance. 18 mostly unused stamps in small stockbook, incl. Nos. 86, 87, 88, 92, 93, 94, 95 (cleaned), 96 (cleaned), 97, 98, 100, some Bank Note Grilled Issue such as No. 134 (split grill), 135, several others, all either unused (no gum) or regummed, Bank Note denominations to 15c with several suspicious grills (not figured), some flaws, few Fine-Very Fine, high catalogue value

E. 3,000-4,000
3,250
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2805
 
2c-3c 1867-68 A, C, D and Z Grills (79, 83, 84-85, 85B). 3c C Grill ms. cancel, others handstamp cancels incl. 2c D Grill with blue concentric rings cancel, mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearing group of these scarce stamps

10,200
2,100
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2806
 
1c-90c E, F Grills (86-101). Complete set, mostly bright colors, range of cancels incl. couple colored, some faults and centering issues, Very Good-Fine appearance

9,915
1,300
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2807
 
Sale 992, Lot 2807, Group Lots by Issue1c-15c E. Grill (86-91). One of each, 1c bright shade, four margins, socked-on-the-nose grid cancel, minor corner crease at top right, 12c well-centered with blue cancel, small corner crease, 15c small thin spot, 2c defective and not counted, overall Fine-Very Fine appearance, 1c and 12c with P.F. certificates

2,130
425
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2808
 
1c-30c 1869 Pictorial (112-113, 115, 118-121). Three appear unused, cancels incl. 1c with questionable Skull and Crossbones, 2c with "Hiogo Japan" double-circle, 24c with four-leaf clover, another with "Paid", three 30c, one with bold French Anchor in Diamond of Dots Packet cancel, slightly mixed condition, generally Fine-Very Fine appearing

E. 750-1,000
1,500
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2809
 
1c-90c 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122, 123, 133). Complete set plus the two 1c Re-Issues, variety of cork cancels, slightly mixed quality, Very Good-Very Fine appearance, also incl. 2c and 6c mounted by owner as Re-Issues, but we believe are pressed grills, No. 133 with copy of 1997 P.S.E. certificate (sound)

6,855
1,600
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2810
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12c-24c 1869 Pictorial Issue (117, 119-120). Four, three and two respectively, unused (no gum), also incl. single 2c unused, mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearance

12,450
2,300
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2811
 
12c-30c 1869 Pictorial Issue (117-118, 120-121). One, two, two and three respectively plus a horizontal pair of the 24c, variety of cork cancels, one single 24c with rim of red transit in left margin, some flaws, most trivial, Very Good-Very Fine appearance

6,510
1,500
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2812
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1c-24c 1869 Pictorial Re-Issue (123, 126-127, 130, 133a). Couple original gum or part original gum, incl. extra No. 127 and the 133a is a rejoined block of four, about half have faults, Very Good-Very Fine appearance

6,400
1,600
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2813
 
Bank Note Issues Accumulation. Well over 100 used and unused stamps, incl. singles, blocks of four, part and full imprints with plate nos., original gum No. 160, two original gum No. 211B, used strip of three of No. 208, No. 218 imperforate single, appears to be correct (listed but unpriced as a pair), original gum No. 166 plus two no gum, No. 161 var. horizontally laid pale rose paper (1987 P.F. certificate), mixed condition, but still a lot of good useful Fine-Very Fine material to be found

E. 3,000-4,000
3,750
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2814
 
1870-75 Bank Note Issues. Two each 1c-3c Grills with full to part original gum, used 15c Grill (wide arrow straddle margin at left), attractive used No. 153 and horizontal pair with right sheet margin of 2c Imperforate No. 178a, mixed condition, about Fine overall appearance, used 15c and one unused 3c Grill with certificates

10,380
1,000
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2815
 
1870-88 Bank Note Issues. 100 mostly used stamps, wide range of issues incl. Nos. 135 (two, one with I Grill), 165, 166, nice group of 10c with range of cancels incl. red target, blue target, fancy geometrics, NYFM's, few faults, many appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
950
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2816
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1870-88 Bank Note Issues. Ten items, nine unused, incl. two single No. 136 (one original gum, other no gum), 147 original gum, 151 tied on piece by circle of wedges, red circular datestamp and blue "4 Rs." due handstamp, original gum 179, 205, 213 (Mint N.H.), 216-217 and horizontal block of ten of No. 213 (two stamps Mint N.H.), overall Fine-Very Fine lot, with seven certificates for four different stamps

3,795
900
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2817
 
Sale 992, Lot 2817, Group Lots by Issue15c, 30c, 90c 1870 Grilled Issue (141, 143, 144). H. Grills, 15c clearly defined grill, heavy cork cancel and horizontal crease, copy of 1992 P.F. certificate, 30c clearly defined grill, light pressed-out crease, 90c corner perf creases, copy of 1997 A.P.S. certificate states "very faint grill" but it is clearly visible in fluid, Very Good-Fine appearance

8,250
1,300
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2818
 
Sale 992, Lot 2818, Group Lots by Issue1870-88 Banknote Issues Quality Used Balance. 21 stamps from Nos. 147-215, selected by the owner for bright colors, centering and attractive cancels, incl. NYFM, blue, Maltese Cross, stars, geometrics, etc., most are sound and several are Extremely Fine, near misses from being Jumbos, couple of inconsequential small faults, overall a very attractive group, four P.S.E. certificates accompany

349
800
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2819
 
1870-79 Bank Note Issues Multiples. 15 used and unused items, used incl. No. 134 strip of three, pair, strip of three and strip of five 151, pairs of Nos. 162 and 165, block of four of Nos. 166 and 179, strip of four of No. 190, unused all original gum and incl. two blocks of four No. 182 (one with bottom imprint selvage), two blocks of four and block of ten of No. 183 (last a bit oxidized) and block of eight of No. 205, mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearance

15,035
1,400
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2820
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1c-10c 1873 Bank Note Issue (156, 158-159, 161). Blocks of four, two of the 6c (slightly different shades), 10c unused (regummed), others original gum, Very Good-Fine

7,750
1,200
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2821
og
Sale 992, Lot 2821, Group Lots by Issue15c-90c 1879 Issue (189-191). Original gum, rich colors, 30c tiny thin spot, 90c reperfed at bottom, Fine-Very Fine appearance

3,475
950
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2822
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10c Brown (209). Ten Mint N.H. singles, three with left selvage, all with 2006 P.S.E. graded certificates (five each VF 80 and F-VF 75, which is not priced in SMQ), SMQ for F70 $170.00, for VF80 $440.00, combined SMQ using the lower of the grade ranges more than $3,000.00

5,250
1,900
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2823
 
Sale 992, Lot 2823, Group Lots by IssueU.S. Stamps Used in Hong Kong. Six items, incl. No. 116 with "B62" handstamp, also 15c Bank Note and 5c cut square with same cancel, others cancelled solely by Hong Kong circular datestamps, some faults, still a Fine-Very Fine and rare group

E. 300-400
325
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2824
 
1890 Issue. Small accumulation, incl. 15c block of four (bottom pair Mint N.H.), five 90c incl. original gum single and used block of four (some faults), also original gum 2c Lake and original gum pair of the 4c Imperforate, generally Fine lot

5,980
1,300
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2825
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Columbian Issue Accumulation. About 90 virtually all unused stamps, virtually all original gum with fair amount Mint N.H., most of quantity is in 1c-5c values with two each 6c-10c and one each 15c and 30c, incl. singles, blocks of four, imprint and/or plate no. positions with 4c bottom double plate no. 19 pair, also used 1c-15c singles, generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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2826
og
3c-10c Columbian (232-237). Nine items, original gum, some Mint N.H., incl. two 3c, block of four of 4c with left imprint selvage, 5c, two 6c (one with bottom right corner selvage), single 8c and bottom imprint, "II" and plate no. 132 strip of four and single 10c, Fine-Very Fine with couple nicer, one 6c with 2002 P.F. certificate

1,985
650
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2827
og
3c Columbian (232). Six, each with 2006 graded P.S.E. certificate, two stamps Mint N.H. (both XF 90), four stamps original gum (OGph XF-Superb 95, OGph XF 90, DOG XF 90, OGph VF-XF 85), total SMQ $700.00

450
475
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2828
og
1c-$2.00, $4.00 Columbian (230-242, 244). 1c-10c, 30c and 50c original gum with h.r. or light hinge mark, 15c disturbed gum and toned, dollar values regummed, Fine-Very Fine centering with a few minor faults

3,637
1,500
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2829
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4c-6c Columbian (233-235). Mint N.H. blocks of four, 6c with left imprint selvage showing plate crack, fresh and Fine lot

2,440
700
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2830
og
Sale 992, Lot 2830, Group Lots by Issue15c-50c Columbian (238-240). Original gum, 30c Mint N.H., 50c h.r., strong colors, Fine-Very Fine

1,475
650
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2831
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50c Columbian (240). 18 singles, six original gum, others unused (no gum or regummed), slightly mixed quality, Fine-Very Fine appearing lot

9,000
2,300
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2832
 
50c-$5.00 Columbian (240-243, 245). Seven, four, two, one and two respectively, one $2.00 tied on piece with 50c Orange No. 275 and 3c Violet No. 302, nearly all cork cancels or various double ovals, one 50c with small San Francisco circular datestamp, some have faults, mostly trivial, Fine-Very Fine appearance

9,600
2,600
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2833
og
$1.00 Columbian (241). Four: three original gum, other unused (regummed, 1986 P.F. certificate), faults, most minor, Very Good-Fine appearance,

3,825
1,100
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2834
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Sale 992, Lot 2834, Group Lots by Issue$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245). Unused (regummed), faults, couple minor, Fine-Very Fine appearance

4,425
1,800
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2835
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$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245). Unused (regummed) except $2.00 heavily disturbed original gum, faults, Fine appearance

4,425
1,600
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2836
 
$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245). $1.00, $3.00 and $5.00 original gum, first two tiny trivial thin specks, $2.00 double oval "P" cancel and $4.00 blue cork, also incl. used $1.00, the used mixed condition, Very Good-Fine appearance

7,500
1,800
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2837
og
$1.00, $2.00 and $4.00 Columbian (241-242, 244). Disturbed original gum, faults, few minor, Very Good-Fine appearance

10,100
1,700
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2838
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$1.00, $3.00-$5.00 Columbian (241, 243-245). Four, one, two and one respectively, unused (no gum), few faults, most trivial, overall Fine appearing lot

6,600
2,500
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2839
 
$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-243, 245). $1.00 bold duplex cancel, nearly Fine, other three with small flaws and Very Fine appearance, attractive group

3,900
1,400
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2840
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$3.00-$5.00 Columbian (243-245). Five, one and two respectively, unused (regummed), faults, few trivial, overall Fine-Very Fine appearance

6,750
3,000
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2841
og
1894-98 Bureau Issues. Seven items, original gum, incl. singles of Nos. 255 (Mint N.H.), 270 and 279Bc, top imprint and plate no. strip of three of No. 255 and imperforate horizontal pairs of Nos. 254a, 255b and 258a, Fine-Very Fine lot, with certificates for Nos. 255 and 279Bc singles

2,260
750
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2842
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$2.00 Bright Blue, $5.00 Dark Green (262-263). Unused (regummed), faults and both reperfed, Very Good-Fine appearance, $5.00 with 2009 P.S.E. certificate

3,500
750
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2843
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5c Dark Blue, 15c Olive Green (281, 284). Mint N.H. blocks of six plus two Mint N.H. singles of the 15c, all very fresh, also incl. original gum hinged block of four of the 10c Ty. II, Fine lot

4,650
800
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2844
og
1c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (285-293). Complete set, original gum except the 8c (no gum, not counted), 5c creased, 10c disturbed gum, $2.00 reperfed at right, a few other minor flaws but overall a Fine-Very Fine appearing set, $1.00 with clean 1989 P.F. certificate

4,100
1,500
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2845
 
50c-$2.00 Trans-Mississippi (291-293). Used 50c, two $1.00 and one $2.00, all with double oval cancels, also incl. unused (regummed) $2.00, one $1.00 thin spot, otherwise Fine lot

3,460
1,300
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2846
og
1901-13 Commemoratives. Six items, most Mint N.H., incl. Nos. 294 bottom right corner selvage vertical pair with "1c" registration marks, 298, two 299 (one bottom right corner selvage with brown and black "10c" registration marks), 323 top plate no. 2162 single and choice No. 398, the 8c Pan-American Fine, others Very Fine-Extremely Fine, No. 323 with 2003 P.F. certificate

710
400
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2847
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1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Accumulation of unused multiples neatly displayed on stock sheets, incl. 1c-8c imprint and plate no. strips of three (extra 4c and extra 5c strip of five), blocks of four with two 4c, seven 5c (plus block of nine), one 8c and three 10c, probably a few stamps Mint N.H., generally Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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2848
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1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). About 80 singles neatly displayed on stock sheets, there are 64 original gum with six each of 1c and 2c, ten to 17 each of others, eleven additional stamps disturbed original gum and four unused (no gum), also attractive used set with town circular datestamps, there may be a few Mint N.H. among the unused, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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2849
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Sale 992, Lot 2849, Group Lots by Issue1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). 4c and 8c lightly hinged, others Mint N.H., 4c with Brown plate no. at top, 5c with part arrow at top, Very Fine set

787
300
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2850
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1c, 2c Jamestown (328-329). 1c matched top and bottom imprint and plate no. 3542, 3545 and 3546 blocks of six (one is block of eight) and 2c bottom imprint and plate no. 3520 block of six, 2c bottom center stamp couple thin spots, otherwise Very Good-Fine

3,425
325
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2851
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Better Washington-Franklin Issues. Six items, singles incl. Nos. 423, 440, 478, 480, single 505 Error in block of four ("tacky" original gum) and block of four of No. 533 (top pair small h.r., bottom pair Mint N.H.), some Fine, No. 480 single and No. 533 block Very Fine-Extremely Fine

2,825
1,200
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2852
og
Washington-Franklin Issues and Commemoratives Collection (323-327, 341/547, 400A/404). Extensive unused group with many better, Commemoratives incl. Nos. 323-327, 400A, 403, 404 (regummed), Washington-Franklins incl. Nos. 341-342, 357-358, 366 (regummed), 380-382, 386-387, pairs of 392-393 and 395-396, 407, 412-413 pairs, 419, 420-421 (regummed), 476-477 (first regummed, second sweated gum), 478, 479 (regummed), 480, 523-524, 545-547, couple small faults to be expected and perhaps a couple others regummed not mentioned above, overall Fine appearance with a few better, Scott Retail as hinged

9,450
2,500
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2853
ogbl
Sale 992, Lot 2853, Group Lots by IssueWashington Franklin Issues Balance (357, 453, 538). Wide top imprint and plate no. 4889 block of six of No. 357, slight gum disturbance, some perf separations, otherwise Fine, with 1952 A.P.S. certificate; joint line pair of No. 453, h.r., radiant color, Very Fine, finally seven different plate no. and "S30" blocks of four of No. 538, incl. plate nos. 8336, 8339, 9112, 9113, 9142, 10184, last is 13873 with star, few Mint N.H., overall Fine

4,888
500
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2854
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1914-17 Issues Accumulation. Approximately 100 nearly all unused stamps on stock sheets, incl. coils with No. 445 pair and three paste-up pairs, 446 pair, 453 joint line pair, 459 pair, 461 three singles, Perf. 10 Unwatermarked 5c, 7c and 8c blocks of four, 5c 467 single error in block of nine, 8c and 11c plate blocks of six, two singles each of 10c and 15c, eight singles of 20c, $1.00 two and $5.00 three, also three used blocks of $5.00, nearly all Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,500-2,000
3,000
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2855
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3c-5c 1914 Coils (445-447). 3c two singles and two pairs (one pair Mint N.H., left stamp nibbed perf), single and two pairs of 4c and guide line pair of 5c, Fine-Very Fine lot

3,375
600
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2856
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2c Carmine Rose, Ty. I, 2c Red, Ty. II, Coils (453-454). Former pair and two joint line pairs, latter three pairs, one No. 453 joint line pairs nibbed perf, one 454 few nibbed perfs, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

2,300
325
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2857
nh
2c Red, Ty. II, Coil (454). Two Mint N.H. pairs, distinct shades, fresh and crisp, Very Fine or better, one ex Hoffman (1995 P.S.E. certificate), other ex Geisler (1983 and 2007 P.F. certificates)

750
400
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2858
nh
2c Carmine, Ty. I (463). Mint N.H. blocks of 24, 20, eight and four, plus pair, selvage and guide lines on some, mostly Fine with a few better

580
0
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2859
nh
2c-10c 1916-22 Coils (487-488, 495, 497). No. 488 pair, others joint line pairs, all Mint N.H., Very Fine-Extremely Fine, first two ex Scarsdale, last ex Hoffman, each with 2000 or 2002 certificate (No. 487 extra 1991 P.F. certificate)

707
800
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2860
og
8c-50c 1917-19 Issue (508, 514, 516-517). No. 514 block of four, lightly hinged, others Mint N.H. singles, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, 8c especially handsome, 30c with 2003 P.F. certificate

387
300
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2861
og
$2.00 Carmine & Black, $2.00 Lake and Black (547, 547a). Former lightly hinged, latter Mint N.H., strong colors, Very Fine and choice

540
250
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2862
ogbl
Sale 992, Lot 2862, Group Lots by Issue-1/2c-$2.00 1922-25 Issue (551/572). Plate no. blocks of six, incl. -1/2c (Mint N.H., top), 1c (side), 1-1/2c (hinged in selvage only, top), 2c (large five-point star side), 5c (side), 6c (side), 7c (Mint N.H., side), 9c (side), 10c (side), 11c (side), 14c (side), 15c (side), 20c (five stamps Mint N.H., large five-point star side), 25c (top), 30c (bottom), 50c (top), $1.00 (Mint N.H., top), $2.00 (bottom), several with nice centering, few typical gum skips and minor perf separations, overall a fresh and Fine-Extremely Fine group of plate blocks

5,155
1,900
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2863
nhbl
$1.00 Violet Brown, Violet Black (571). The two listed shades in Mint N.H. plate no. blocks of six and eight respectively (one stamp in the plate of eight not involved with the plate block is hinged), also incl. Mint N.H. singles of Nos. 572-573, the $1.00 plate of six with trifle heavy natural gum bends and wrinkles, otherwise Extremely Fine; plate of eight Fine; the $2.00 and $5.00 singles Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,752
450
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2864
og
1922 Issue, Kans.-Nebr. Ovpts. (578/634A, 658-679). Unused, Nos. 578-579 (2), 595, 599A pair, 634A, either hinged or couple regummed, two sets of each of the Kans. and Nebr. overprints, a few Mint N.H., most hinged or h.r., couple small faults to be expected, mostly Fine

2,029
450
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2865
nhbl
3c Violet, Perf 10 (584). 15 Mint N.H. panes of 100, Very Good-Fine, an incredible holding of this stamp, Scott Retail more than $96,000.00

E. 7,500-10,000
14,000
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2866
nh
Sale 992, Lot 2866, Group Lots by Issue2c Carmine, Ty. II, Coil (599A). 39 stamps in pairs to strips of five plus two joint line pair, Mint N.H., right stamp in one line pair with natural inclusion, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

10,100
2,500
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2867
og
2c Carmine, Ty. II, Coil (599A). Three pairs and two joint line pairs, some appear to be Mint N.H., all with heavy diagonal crease, Fine appearing lot, Scott Retail as hinged

1,750
325
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2868
 
5c Dark Blue, 6c Red Orange (637-638). 153 and 181 respectively, Mint N.H., many very well-centered, Fine-Very Fine and better, nice fresh wholesale lot

1,038
140
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2869
nh
4c-10c Kans.-Nebr. Ovpts. (662-663, 673-674, 679). No. 674 top left plate no. 18908 block of four, others singles, all Mint N.H., plate block Fine, singles Extremely Fine, No. 662 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95), No. 663 2004 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90, also 2001 P.F. certificate), No. 673 1998 P.F. certificate and No. 679 1979 P.F. certificate

751
400
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2870
nhbl
-1/2c-$1.00 Presidential (803-831, 832c). Mint N.H. panes of 100, Fine-Very Fine

3,871
2,200
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2871
nh
1c-4-1/2c Presidential, Coils (839-844). Complete unopened rolls of 500 each, Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
650
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2872
ogbl
Farley Special Printing, 1935. Collection in Special Scott Album, Nos. 752-771, virtually complete (lacks perhaps five items), incl. position blocks, matched plate blocks and souvenir sheet pairs or blocks of four, Fine-Very Fine, nice lot

E. 500-750
900
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2873
nh
Major Errors. Ten different, all Mint N.H., incl. Nos. 1436a, 1501a, 1509b, 1520b, 1625a, 1895b, 1926a, 1937-1938b, 2045a and 2062b, the last is four singles and cataloged as the se-tenant block of four, also incl. No. 1461 with traces of "US" and denomination (no trace of imprint at bottom), Very Fine lot

2,218
450
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2874
nh
Imperforate Coil Errors. Six different, ranges from strip of 16 to part roll of 126 stamps with about nine joint line pairs scattered throughout, Mint N.H., incl. Nos. 1299b, 1304b, 1305a, 1338Gh, 1520b and 1625a, the No. 1305a is Fine, others, Very Fine-Extremely Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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2875
 
Souvenir Sheet Stock. Over 3,500 used and unused, incl. Nos. 730 (32), 750 (140), 751 (301), 797 (1,650), 948 (950) and 1075 (447), most likely virtually all unused are Mint N.H., some early ones with edge curling, vast majority Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail over $10,000.00

E. 1,000-1,500
2,600
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2876
 
Vending and Affixing Machine Balance. Small old-time collection on quadrille pages, incl. few U.S.A.V pockets either missing stamps or made up (two with No. 314), nice group of Schermacks, also few Farwells, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
500
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2877
 
Air Post Used and Unused Stock. Many hundreds in an old Elbe Expandable stockbook, various quantities, virtually every number represented from 1918 to 1960's, multiple examples of Nos. C1 and C3 with six and three blocks of four each respectively and many used and unused singles of Nos. C1-C6, used C13 and C15, lots of other better singles, blocks of four and few plate blocks of other items, condition somewhat mixed, generally Fine-Very Fine, impressive old time stock

E. 2,000-3,000
1,800
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2878
nhbl
Air Post Plate Block Stock. Many hundreds between Nos. C7 and C89, generally in impressive quantities of ten to 20 of each of the earlier ones, many later with higher quantities, all the better Nos. from C7 onward less C13-C15 (there is one C18 plate block of six), huge percentage Mint N.H., also incl. some miscellaneous Special Delivery plates, overall Fine-Very Fine, a very fresh and neat stock

E. 3,000-4,000
2,000
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2879
 
Air Post and Back-of-Book Stock. Several hundred virtually all unused stamps on stock pages in three-ring binder, Air Post incl. about 25 No. C4's, four to ten each of others from 1918-23, even quantities of others from C7 onward less C13-C15 and C18, few plate blocks, also Special Delivery, small quantity of mostly used K1-K2 (one K18), nice page of Parcel Post, some Parcel Post Postage Due and Special Handling, some of the earlier material in mixed condition, otherwise Fine-Very Fine lot

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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2880
 
Small Air Post Accumulation. Nos. C1-C6 and C18 in quantities of about six to eight each except C18 with three, used and unused, mixed condition, Very Good-Very Fine appearance

E. 300-400
475
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2881
nhbl
24c Carmine Rose & Blue, 24c Carmine, 1918-23 Air Post (C3, C6). Blocks of four, former with blue "TOP" and plate no. 8493, Mint N.H., well-centered, slight natural gum or paper flaws, otherwise Very Fine-Extremely Fine lot, Scott Retail as Mint N.H. singles

0
500
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2882
ogbl
8c-24c 1923 Air Post (C4-C6). First two blocks of four, last L-shaped block of three, one each first two h.r., others Mint N.H., two of last lightly hinged, other Mint N.H., Very Fine lot

978
325
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2883
og
Special Delivery, Parcel Post Issues (E1-E10, Q1-Q12, JQ1-JQ5). Unused, mostly h.r. or regummed, few small faults, generally Fine appearance, Scott Retail as hinged

4,814
700
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2884
og
Sale 992, Lot 2884, Group Lots by Issue1c-30c Red Brown, Postage Due (J15-J20). Original gum, h.r., 5c small soiled spot, 3c light creases, appear Fine-Very Fine

2,790
325
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2885
og
1879-1914 Postage Due Issues. Seven different, incl. Nos. J2, J20, J23, J28, J45, J52 and J52a, original gum, four Mint N.H., five Fine-Very Fine, both J23 and J45 Mint N.H. and Extremely Fine, all but J28 with various certificates

2,435
650
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2886
 
Postage Due Collection. Nearly complete used collection on Scott pages, missing only a few scarcer issues and the Special Printings, some faults and a few misidentified incl. several mounted as Special Printings, generally Fine-Very Fine, also incl. complete used Parcel Post, Parcel Post Postage Due and Special Handling

E. 500-750
850
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2887
 
U.S. Postal Agency in China. 17 used stamps incl. 5c 1890 pair tied on piece by U.S. Postal Agency duplex, 1c-8c 1898 Issue and a few Washington-Franklin issues tied on pieces by U.S. Postal Agency "Rec'd" circular datestamp, four 50c Franklin with roller cancel, a few spurious/fake surcharges not counted, Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
425
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2888
ogbl
Offices in China. Nos. K1, K8 and K17 plate no. blocks of six, first two Mint N.H. and used block of four No. K17 tied on piece, Very Good-Fine, also incl. similarly centered K18 block of four with wavy line cancel of unknown status (not counted, Scott Retail $425.00 for unused, $800.00 as used), No. K1 plate block with 2007 P.F. certificate

3,375
650
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2889
og
Sale 992, Lot 2889, Group Lots by Issue2c-$2.00 Offices in China (K1-K18). Almost universally choice centering, most are lightly hinged, couple small h.r., bright colors, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, a choice set

2,045
1,300
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2890
og
2c-$2.00 Offices in China (K1-K16). Some h.r. and few faults, most of value (24c-$2.00) generally Fine

2,045
450
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2891
nh
Sale 992, Lot 2891, Group Lots by Issue2c-60c Offices in China (K1-K14). Mint N.H., fresh colors, 12c slight oxidation, still Fine-Very Fine lot

2,075
1,000
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2892
 
Sale 992, Lot 2892, Group Lots by Issue2c-$2.00 Offices in China (K1-K6, K8-K18). Missing only No. K7, most with readable agency cancels, No. K15 reperfed at right, virtually all Fine-Very Fine

4,050
800
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2893
ogbl
4c-30c Offices in China (K2-K6, K8, K11-K12). Blocks of four, 16c tropical original gum, 4c Mint N.H., two each others also Mint N.H., generally Fine lot

3,655
750
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2894
og
2c-$1.00 Offices in China (K1-K15). Three unused (no gum) incl. No. K15, few small faults incl. K15 reperfed, generally Fine lot

1,322
300
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2895
ng
2c-60c Offices in China (K1-K14). Nos. K1-K10 unused (no gum), last four original gum, h.r., K6 Jumbo margins, couple others with faults, K7 perfs touch, others Fine or better appearance

747
190
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2896
nh
2c-30c Offices in China (K1-K12). No. K8 lightly hinged, K12 tiny tacky gum spots otherwise Mint N.H., No. K4 trivial natural gum skips, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail as K4 hinged and others Mint N.H.

1,865
750
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2897
og
1c-$20.00 Officials (O1/O126). Virtually complete collection of unused stamps, highlights incl. 1c-90c, $2.00, $10.00 and $20.00 State, also Agriculture, Executive, Interior and Navy complete, Justice complete less 2c, Post Office complete (2c used), also some duplication, usual flaws in a lot of this magnitude incl. regumming and reperfing, some high values without gum, still overall a Fine-Very Fine and very useful lot, tremendous catalogue value

E. 2,000-3,000
5,250
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2898
og
Official Issues. Small group of four better items, incl. singles of Nos. O7, O66 and O95, block of four with left selvage of No. O36, original gum, O95 trifle oxidized, Fine lot

2,225
325
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2899
 
Officials Collection. Nearly complete used collection on Scott pages, a few are misidentified and there are fakes of the $5.00-$20.00 value State Department Issue, used $2.00 State is present, mixed quality, generally Very Good-Very Fine appearance, also incl. 2c Navy trial color proof No. 036TC4 (faulty) and a few Postal Savings stamps

E. 1,500-2,000
2,000
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2900
 
1c-30c War (O83-O86, O88-O92). Collection of 70 used pairs and strips of three and larger on pages, variety of cancels, generally Fine or better, ex Mainberger

E. 400-500
750
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2901
og
1865-97 Newspaper Issues. Miscellaneous accumulation, incl. Nos. PR1, PR4, PR7, blocks of four of PR58, PR81 and PR119, singles of PR84, PR86 and PR114-PR125 (few s.e.'s), few Mint N.H., few small faults, otherwise nearly all Fine-Very Fine

3,194
700
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2902
nhbl
1c-25c Parcel Post (Q1-Q2, Q4-Q9). Mint N.H. multiples, incl. irregular block of 14 of 1c, blocks of 16 of 2c, 4c and 5c, and blocks of six of 10c-25c, range of centering with several of the top values particularly nice, few straight edges, some perf separations on a couple and one 2c and one 4c stamp defective on edge (not counted), overall Fine-Very Fine

8,187
1,700
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2903
og
Sale 992, Lot 2903, Group Lots by Issue1c-$1.00 Parcel Post (Q1-Q12). 75c Mint N.H., others with some gum disturbances (mostly minor), Fine-Very Fine except 20c wide margins, well-centered and Extremely Fine

1,245
375
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2904
og
1c-$1.00 Parcel Post (Q1-Q2, Q4, Q6-Q12). $1.00 sound, nearly all others small faults, nearly all Fine-Very Fine appearance

1,048
250
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2905
nh
4c-75c Parcel Post Multiples (Q4/Q11). Mint N.H., incl. left selvage block of eight and pair of 4c, left selvage block and strip of four of 5c, block of six of 10c as well as left selvage pair and two singles, block of four of 75c and also right selvage pair and two singles, few minor perf separations, a number well-centered, fresh and Fine-Very fine group

4,780
1,100
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2906
 
Unused Cut Squares, 1853-86. Small lot of seven better items, incl. Nos. U11, U13, U18a, U24, U98, U200 and U206, Very Fine, nice clean lot, No. U200 with 1988 P.F. certificate

3,050
850
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2907
 
Re-Valued Unused Cut Squares. Three better items, incl. Nos. U456, U467 and U494, second item very trivial edge toning, otherwise Very Fine

1,175
325
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2908
 
Official Issue Unused Cut Squares. Six better items, incl. Nos. UO23, UO32, UO39, UO41, UO43 and UO63, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, choice lot

2,675
750
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2909
nh
1919, Official Seal, Indigo (OX19). Mint N.H. single, vertical pair and vertical strip of four, Very Fine

2,100
350
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2910
 
Revenue Collection. Couple hundred stamps in Scott Album, fair First Issues featuring 4c Playing Cards, Perforated No. R21c, Second Issue with $20.00 and $50.00 values, two R227 strips of four with punch hole cancels, many better dated Documentaries, quite a few of which are uncut, also Wine Stamps and nearly all signed Duck Stamps, valuable lot containing much Fine-Very Fine scarcer material

E. 3,000-4,000
3,250
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2911
 
First Issue Revenue Multiples. Lot of eleven better items (nine different), incl. pairs of Nos. R40a, R41a, R50a, R51a (partially severed, right stamp Extremely Fine), R74c, R85a, R91a and R94a, strips of three of Nos. R40a (ex Joyce) and R74c and vertical block of eleven of No. R9a, couple faults incl. slight ink erosion from cancel on R50a and margin flaws top stamp of R74c strip, otherwise Fine-Very Fine and better, also incl. Fine single of No. R43a with 1997 P.F. certificate, nice lot for the Revenue specialist

5,041
950
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2912
 
Better General Revenue Material. Seven items, incl. Nos. REA2 horizontal pair (vertical creases between stamps), REA43b (light vertical crease), RJA68a, RO46a, RS129b and RS129d plus die essays of Nos. RO156E and RS109E in dark greenish black and dark blue respectively, both are strip stamp format as opposed to the issued rectangular shape, latter considerably incomplete engraving, generally Fine-Very Fine for these, scarce lot

E. 500-750
550
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2913
 
Confederate Balance. Small but generally select group of items, incl. unused Nos. 1-4, 8 (2), 9, 13 (4 incl. one double transfer), 14 (2), also used No. 8 and No. 10 with cancel removed, some covers incl. few Patriotics, some with stamps not originating, overall a Fine group

E. 1,500-2,000
2,300
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2914
og
U.S. Possessions Collection. Approximately 400 virtually all different, mostly unused stamps on stock pages, incl. Canal Zone, Hawaii, Philippines and a few Puerto Rico, the major part of the value is in the issues of the Philippines with nearly complete U.S. Administration Ovpts. incl. used 1899-1901 dollar values featuring the $1.00 Ty. II and $5.00, unused 50c 1899 Unwatermarked No. 212 and $2.00 No. 224, 1903-04 $1.00, Hawaii is second best with unused Nos. 9, 11 28, 28a, 48-49, 63, 72-73, etc., somewhat mixed condition, much Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,100
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2915
 
U.S. Possessions Collection. One volume containing Canal Zone, DWI, Guam, Hawaii, Philippines and Puerto Rico, used and unused, generally low to medium priced material (but lots of it) with occasional better items, incl. some multiples, covers and postal stationery, generally Fine-Very Fine, also incl. single volume with approximately 20 U.S. covers ranging from 3c 1851 to Washington-Franklins, most with pre-printed enclosures, some advertising, eclectic and interesting group

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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2916
 
U.S. Possessions. Thirteen better items, all but two unused, incl. Canal Zone No. 7 (2007 P.S.E. certificate, VF-XF 85), two blocks of four with different plate nos. of J20, 3mm spacing, Guam M4 block of four (without gum as issued), Extremely Fine Hawaii 24 (unused, no gum), Philippines 226-227 blocks of four, six stamps Mint N.H. (2007 P.F. certificates), Puerto Rico used J3a block of four from the center of the pane, top pair 36/25 degree ovpt., bottom pair 25/36 degree ovpt. (unused pairs are nearly twice the value of the two singles, used pairs unpriced), used U7 full corner cut square and Ryukyu Islands unused District Ovpts. 3X5, 5X5, 5X7 and 5X8 (tropical original gum or interleaving adhering as always), the Canal Zone J20 blocks are touched to slightly in at bottom, others virtually all Fine-Very Fine and better

3,925
850
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