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Sale 1014 — Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 12-14 October, 2011

Category — 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1157
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1157, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H, 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H., rich color, well-centered for this tightly-spaced issue, Very Fine, with 2004 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates, Scott Retail as hinged

550
400
1158
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1158, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, well-centered with wide margins, rich color, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

550
425
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1159
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1159, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color, balanced margins, Very Fine

550
550
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1160
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1160, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color, Very Fine, with 2002 P.S.E. certificate

550
190
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1161
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1161, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright "Pinkish" shade, perfs just touching at top, fresh and Fine

550
150
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1162
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1162, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B), 10c Dark Green, First Design (62B)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B). Excellent margins and centering for this tightly-spaced issue, intense dark shade, essentially face-free part of red cancel, some light perf toning of little consequence, otherwise Very Fine, with 2000 P.S.E. certificate

1,700
550
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1163
P
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1163, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Plate Proofs on Card (63P4/78P4), 1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Plate Proofs on Card (63P4/78P4)1c-90c 1861-66 Issue, Plate Proofs on Card (63P4/78P4). Complete set less the scarce second 24c Red Lilac shade, brilliant colors, mostly large margins, Very Fine set

535
200
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1164
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1164, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)1c Blue (63). Mint N.H, 1c Blue (63). Mint N.H1c Blue (63). Mint N.H., bright color on fresh paper, full to wide margins, Very Fine and choice, a pretty stamp and scarce in Mint N.H. condition, with 1995 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

32
600
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1165°
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1165, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)1c Blue (63), 1c Blue (63)1c Blue (63). Block of four, disturbed original gum, radiant color, couple shortish perfs mostly on bottom right stamp, otherwise Fine, with 2010 P.F. certificate

1,750
300
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1166
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1166, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)1c Blue (63), 1c Blue (63)1c Blue (63). Rich color, bold strike of green circle of wedges and circular datestamp, tiny corner crease at top right, appears Fine, exceedingly rare with the green cancel, especially one as prominent as this

300
0
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1167
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1167, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Original gum, bright Pink shade, few perf flaws at top

THE 1861 3-CENT PINK IS AN EXCEEDINGLY DIFFICULT STAMP TO LOCATE IN UNUSED CONDITION WITH GOOD COLOR, ESPECIALLY WITH FULL ORIGINAL GUM. THIS STAMP HAS EXCELLENT COLOR.

With 1994 P.S.E. certificate

14,000
1,100
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1168
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1168, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Exceptionally well-centered, blue Cincinnati O. double-circle datestamp and matching large grid, Very Fine and choice, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,050
275
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1169
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1169, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Radiant color, well-balanced margins, cancelled by "White Hall N.Y. Oct. 17, 1861" circular datestamp, single slightly shortish perf at lower left not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate

1,000
275
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1170
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1170, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Pigeon Blood Pink (64a), 3c Pigeon Blood Pink (64a)3c Pigeon Blood Pink (64a). Wide margins to touching at right, neat "Paid" cancel, fresh and Fine, a scarce and attractive example of this elusive shade made more desirable by the "Paid" cancel, accompanied by the cover from which it originated with "Gorham Me. Nov. 2" circular datestamp, with 1997 and 2005 P.F. certificates, the former for on-cover

5,000
1,100
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1171
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1171, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Rose Pink (64b), 3c Rose Pink (64b)3c Rose Pink (64b). Two, slightly different shades, first with bold strike of "Passaic N.Y. Jan. 16" circular datestamp, Very Fine, second with lightly struck circular grid, fresh and Fine, attractive pair, with 1997 and 1994 P.S.E. certificates and with 2010 P.F. certificates (VF 80 and F-VF 75 respectively)

320
225
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1172
ogbl
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1172, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Dull Red, 3c Rose (26, 65), 3c Dull Red, 3c Rose (26, 65)3c Dull Red, 3c Rose (26, 65). Blocks of four, original gum, few small h.r., No. 26 with natural s.e. at left, Fine, No. 65 with nicely balanced margins and rich color, but reperfed at right, Very Fine appearance

1,075
425
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1173
ogbl
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1173, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Bottom imprint and plate no. 37 block of twelve, original gum thickly applied and with typical unevenness as often found on classic multiples, rich color, few reinforced perf separations, Very Good-Fine, an attractive and scarce plate block, Scott Retail as plate block of eight and two pairs

4,790
2,100
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1174
 
Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1174, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Bright color, ample to wide margins, bold strike of Collinsville Conn. Axe fancy cancel, small edge tear, Very Fine strike of this scarce cancel, the Collins company of Collinsville manufactured axes

E. 200-300
200
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1175
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1175, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Lake (66), 3c Lake (66)3c Lake (66). Original gum, lightly hinged, choice centering with much wider margins than usually encountered on this difficult stamp, sharp proof-like impression

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 LAKE TRIAL PRINTING.

With 2002 P.F. certificate

2,000
3,750
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1176
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Sale Number 1014, Lot Number 1176, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-66a)3c Lake, Imperforate (66a). Mint N.H, 3c Lake, Imperforate (66a). Mint N.H3c Lake, Imperforate (66a). Mint N.H., full to large margins, deep rich color, Extremely Fine Gem pair, with 1975 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for hinged

1,850
2,100
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