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Sale 1013 — The Albert D. Laehder Collection of U.S. Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Monday-Tuesday, 10-11 October, 2011

Category — 1894-98 Bureau Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
317
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 317, 1894-98 Bureau Issues2c Carmine, Ty. II (251), 2c Carmine, Ty. II (251)2c Carmine, Ty. II (251). Mint N.H., bright color, well-proportioned margins, natural small gum bend and skip, fresh and Very Fine, with 1990 P.S.E. certificate for imprint block of four

1,100
500
318
P
Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 318, 1894-98 Bureau Issues6c Brown, Large Die Proof on India (256P1), 6c Brown, Large Die Proof on India (256P1)6c Brown, Large Die Proof on India (256P1). Die sunk on 99 x 103mm card with full die sinkage, rich color, Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

250
300
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319
og
Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 319, 1894-98 Bureau Issues15c Dark Blue (259), 15c Dark Blue (259)15c Dark Blue (259). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color, wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1990 P.F. certificate

300
375
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320
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 320, 1894-98 Bureau Issues50c Orange (260), 50c Orange (260)50c Orange (260). Mint N.H., vibrant color on crisp paper, wide balanced margins, Very Fine and choice, scarce in this Mint N.H. condition, with 1989 P.F. certificate for block of four

1,600
900
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321
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 321, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$1.00 Black, Ty. I (261), $1.00 Black, Ty. I (261)$1.00 Black, Ty. I (261). Original gum, gorgeous centering with wide margins, crisp impression on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL WIDE-MARGINED ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1894 $1.00 TYPE I UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE.

Dealer's tiny backstamp. With 1987 P.F. certificate

1,050
3,000
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322
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 322, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A), $1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A)$1.00 Black, Ty. II (261A). Original gum, lightly hinged, beautifully balanced margins, detailed impression on fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE LIGHTLY-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1894 $1.00 TYPE II UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE. A DIFFICULT STAMP TO FIND IN SUCH CHOICE CONDITION.

With 1988 P.F. certificate for combination type pair, this the right stamp

2,200
4,000
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323
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 323, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$2.00 Bright Blue (262), $2.00 Bright Blue (262)$2.00 Bright Blue (262). Original gum, wide balanced margins, beautiful color on bright paper, full perforations all around

EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1894 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE.

With 1987 P.F. certificate

2,750
4,750
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324
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 324, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (263), $5.00 Dark Green (263)$5.00 Dark Green (263). Original gum, full margins and attractive centering, bright color, tiny thin spot at top not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine appearance, with 1980 P.F. certificate

4,500
1,200
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325
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 325, 1894-98 Bureau Issues2c Carmine, Ty. II-III (266-267), 2c Carmine, Ty. II-III (266-267)2c Carmine, Ty. II-III (266-267). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, left stamp Ty. II, radiant color, choice centering, Extremely Fine combination pair, with 1991 P.F. certificate, of the six plates used to print the Type II stamp (Scott 266), only one, plate 170, contained a combination of both Types II and III -- only three rows from one pane were Type II, leaving a total of ten positions out of the plate that can yield this combination of types

500
425
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326
og
Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 326, 1894-98 Bureau Issues15c Dark Blue (274), 15c Dark Blue (274)15c Dark Blue (274). Original gum, lightly hinged, wide margins and precise centering, deep rich color, Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

225
500
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327
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 327, 1894-98 Bureau Issues50c Orange (275), 50c Orange (275)50c Orange (275). Mint N.H., intense color, full to wide margins, Very Fine, with 1980 P.F. certificate

850
600
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328
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 328, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$1.00 Black, Ty. I (276), $1.00 Black, Ty. I (276)$1.00 Black, Ty. I (276). Original gum, lightly hinged, wide margins, light horizontal crease, appears Very Fine

650
350
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329
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 329, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$1.00 Black, Ty. II (276A), $1.00 Black, Ty. II (276A)$1.00 Black, Ty. II (276A). Slightly disturbed original gum, balanced margins and crisp impression, Very Fine

1,350
425
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330
og
Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 330, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$2.00 Dark Blue (277a), $2.00 Dark Blue (277a)$2.00 Dark Blue (277a). Original gum, bright color on fresh paper, well-centered with wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1986 P.F. certificate

1,000
700
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331
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Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 331, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (278), $5.00 Dark Green (278)$5.00 Dark Green (278). Unused (no gum), vivid color, well-proportioned margins, fresh and Extremely Fine

700
750
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332
og
Sale Number 1013, Lot Number 332, 1894-98 Bureau Issues1894-98 Bureau Issues Balance (246/284), 1894-98 Bureau Issues Balance (246/284)1894-98 Bureau Issues Balance (246/284). 30 unused stamps on stock cards, many lightly hinged and a few Mint N.H., incl. Nos. 246-250, 253-258, 264-273, 279-284 (No. 282C barest trace of hinging, 1983 P.F. certificate as "original gum"), bright colors and full to wide margins throughout, a flaw or two to be found but overall Very Fine with many Extremely Fine, a fresh and choice group, four P.F. certificates accompany, Scott Retail as all hinged

2,532
3,750
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