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Sale 1026 — United States Stamps and Postal History, CSA, General Foreign

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 27-28 June, 2012

Category — 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1201
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1201, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color, exceptionally well-centered for this tightly-spaced issue, Very Fine and choice, desirable in this very fresh and centered condition

550
350
1202
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1202, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B), 10c Dark Green, First Design (62B)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B). Deep rich color, cancelled by red circular datestamp at upper left, couple minor flaws incl. small perf tear, Very Fine appearance, ex Dos Passos

1,710
350
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1203
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1203, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B), 10c Dark Green, First Design (62B)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B). Intense color, neat red grid cancel, insignificant corner perf crease, Fine

1,710
425
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1204
og
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1204, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright color, tiny tear at bottom, natural vertical gum crease at right, short perf at bottom

FINE APPEARANCE. A SCARCE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 3-CENT PINK.

With 2010 Weiss certificate.

14,000
1,000
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1205
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1205, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Intense color, neat grid and part of circular datestamp cancels, couple nibbed perfs, otherwise Very Fine, with 1979 P.F. certificate as the rare Pigeon Blood Pink shade and 2006 P.S.E. certificate as a Pink (VF 80; SMQ $800.00), the color is very close to Pigeon Blood and some experts may side with the P.F.'s opinion even today, Scott Retail for Pigeon Blood Pink is $5,000.00, Scott Retail as ordinary Pink

900
1,600
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1206
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1206, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Radiant color, neat strike of New York circular datestamp, Fine, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (F 70), accompanied by No. 70c with large Boston "Paid" grid and reperfed at right, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate

3,150
600
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1207
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1207, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Rose (65). Mint N.H, 3c Rose (65). Mint N.H3c Rose (65). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $850.00), Scott Retail as hinged

125
550
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1208
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1208, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Original gum, lightly hinged, choice centering, Extremely Fine, ex Herzog

125
180
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1209
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1209, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Rose, Imperforate (65c), 3c Rose, Imperforate (65c)3c Rose, Imperforate (65c). Horizontal pair, large margins to clear, unused (no gum), some overall oxidation and toning not mentioned on accompanying certificate, otherwise Fine, with 1995 P.S.E. certificate

1,000
375
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1210
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1210, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)5c Buff (67), 5c Buff (67)5c Buff (67). Lovely fresh color and attractively centered, light red grid cancel, Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate

1,100
500
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1211
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1211, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Pretty shade, bold strike of N.Y. town circular datestamp, Very Fine, with 2006 P.S.E. certificate (F-VF 75; SMQ $890.00)

1,250
700
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1212
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1212, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Red Lilac (70), 24c Red Lilac (70)24c Red Lilac (70). Bright color, crisp impression, neat strike of target cancel, Very Fine and choice, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $575.00)

300
450
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1213
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1213, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Red Lilac (70), 24c Red Lilac (70)24c Red Lilac (70). Rich color and detailed impression nicely complemented by blue integral-rate circular datestamp, well-proportioned margins, Very Fine and choice, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate

325
350
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1214
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1214, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Radiant color, unusually wide margins, face-free strike of Star in Circle fancy cancel, Very Fine, a huge stamp, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate

300
475
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1215
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1215, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Steel Blue (70b), 24c Steel Blue (70b)24c Steel Blue (70b). Pretty shade nicely complemented by red grid cancel, fresh and Very Fine, a pretty stamp, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate

940
600
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1216
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1216, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Steel Blue (70b), 24c Steel Blue (70b)24c Steel Blue (70b). Choice centering, unmistakable Steel Blue shade with crisp impression on bright paper, Very Fine and choice, with 1982 P.F. certificate

900
950
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1217
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1217, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)24c Steel Blue (70b), 24c Steel Blue (70b)24c Steel Blue (70b). Fresh color, barely cancelled in red at right center edge, couple trivial nibbed perfs, otherwise Very Fine, with 1981 P.F. certificate

940
375
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1218
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1218, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Unused (no gum), deep rich color, Fine

1,300
400
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1219
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1219, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Choice centering, rich color and detailed impression, light cork cancel and rim of circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice

600
700
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1220
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1220, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Slightly disturbed original gum, Very Fine and choice, a desirable stamp

275
200
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1221
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1221, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)2c Black, Revenue Uses (73), 2c Black, Revenue Uses (73)2c Black, Revenue Uses (73). 15 separate documents, nice range including checks, receipts, a New York Central Railroad Co. paymaster log and a notarized statement concerning an estate, each with illegal use of a 2c Black Jack (73) as a revenue stamp, including one with three and another with two stamps, also one used in conjunction with 2c Bank Check Issue (R6c), some edge splitting or other minor flaws, Very Fine and fascinating group

E. 1,000-1,500
500
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1222
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Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1222, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)3c Scarlet (74), 3c Scarlet (74)3c Scarlet (74). Unused (no gum), radiant color, tiny perf tip crease at top center, reperfed at right, Fine appearance, Scott Retail as with gum

7,000
1,900
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1223
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1223, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)5c Red Brown (75), 5c Red Brown (75)5c Red Brown (75). Barest trace of cancel (appears unused at a glance), slightly nibbed perf at bottom of little significance, Very Fine appearance, with 2010 P.S.A.G. certificate

500
425
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1224
 
Sale Number 1026, Lot Number 1224, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-76)5c Brown (76), 5c Brown (76)5c Brown (76). Attractive shade, wide margins for this difficult issue, neat strikes of blue circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate

145
250
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