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Sale 1037 — United States and Foreign Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Monday-Friday, 10-14 December, 2012

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1628
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1628, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102), 1c Blue, Re-Issue (102)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102). Original gum, h.r., deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression on bright paper, fresh and Very Fine, with 1997 P.S.E. certificate

850
600
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1629, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102), 1c Blue, Re-Issue (102)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102). Unused (no gum), vivid color, wide, almost perfectly balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

375
350
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1630
 
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1630, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102), 1c Blue, Re-Issue (102)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102). Characteristic wide margins and deep shade, unobtrusive cancel, small tear at upper left not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine appearance, with 1973 P.F. certificate

1,500
375
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1631, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Unused (no gum), attractive margins, Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate

1,750
800
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1632, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Unused (no gum), intense shade on bright paper, tiny tear inside perf hole at right, otherwise Very Fine, with 2012 P.F. certificate

1,750
800
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1633, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Unused (no gum), intense shade on crisp paper, Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate

1,750
650
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1634
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1634, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Original gum, small h.r., deep rich color and proof-like impression on bright paper, wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

Only 465 sold. With 1973 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (OGh, XF 90; SMQ $9,000.00)

4,250
5,750
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1635
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1635, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Original gum, negligible disturbed spot from hinge removal, choice margins and attractive centering, rich color and sharp impression

VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

Only 465 sold. With 1974 P.F. certificate

4,250
2,100
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1636
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1636, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Part original gum, well-centered, small thin spot and some short or nibbed perfs, reperfed at bottom, otherwise Extremely Fine centering

4,250
600
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1637, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Beautifully balanced margins, rich color, non-contemporary cancellation, still an Extremely Gem, with 1990, 2008 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates, Scott Retail as unused with no gum

2,000
1,100
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1638
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1638, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105), 5c Brown, Re-Issue (105)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105). Original gum, h.r., wide margins and choice centering, lovely color, couple small thin spots, Very Fine appearance, only 672 issued

2,750
800
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1639
 
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1639, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105), 5c Brown, Re-Issue (105)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105). Choice wide margins and well-centered, deep rich color and finely etched impression, very light unobtrusive circular datestamp cancel

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE SOUND AND WELL-CENTERED USED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE. ONLY 37 USED EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED IN OUR CENSUS.

The 5c Re-Issue was printed from a new plate of 100 subjects, compared to the original plate of 200 in two panes. The Re-Issue plate can be identified by a notch at bottom. 10,000 stamps were printed (100 impressions). Only 672 of the 5c were sold; the remaining 9,328 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

Our census of Scott 105 used, available at our website at http://siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/105/105.pdf , records only 37 examples. This is the second most common of any denomination after the 1c, but it is still difficult to find in sound and centered condition.

Census No. 105-CAN-16. With 2002 P.F. certificate

10,000
3,750
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1640
 
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1640, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105), 5c Brown, Re-Issue (105)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105). Deep rich color on bright paper, huge margins and choice centering, bold strike of "6" oval grid cancel, small thin spots, small corner crease and couple tiny margin tears

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. OUR CENSUS OF THE RARE 5-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE CONTAINS ONLY 37 USED COPIES.

The 5c Re-Issue was printed from a new plate of 100 subjects, compared to the original plate of 200 in two panes. The Re-Issue plate can be identified by a notch at bottom. 10,000 stamps were printed (100 impressions). Only 672 of the 5c were sold; the remaining 9,328 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

Our census of Scott 105 used, available at our website at http://siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/105/105.pdf , records only 37 examples.

Census No. 105-CAN-32. With 2004 P.F. certificate

10,000
2,000
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1641
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1641, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)10c Green, Re-Issue (106), 10c Green, Re-Issue (106)10c Green, Re-Issue (106). Original gum, wide margins and nicely centered, magnificent rich color and proof-like impression

VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

Only 451 sold. With 1990 P.F. certificate

3,500
2,800
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1642
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1642, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)10c Green, Re-Issue (106), 10c Green, Re-Issue (106)10c Green, Re-Issue (106). Part original gum (disturbed and h.r.), rich color, three wide margins, reperfed at left, Fine appearance, with 1981 P.F. certificate

3,500
700
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1643
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1643, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Original gum, sharp proof-like impression, reperfed at bottom, Fine appearance, only 389 sold

4,250
1,000
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1644, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Unused (no gum), wide margins, couple tiny perf tip creases, lightened toning mentioned on accompanying certificate which we fail to detect, otherwise Fine, only 389 sold, with 1995 P.F. certificate

2,100
800
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1645
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1645, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Original gum, lightly hinged, intense shade and crisp impression, Fine and attractive, only 397 sold, with 1975 and 1998 P.F. certificates

4,750
1,600
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1646
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1646, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Unused (no gum), intense shade and proof-like impression, Very Fine, only 397 sold, with 2006 P.S.E. certificate

2,350
1,200
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1647
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1647, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109), 24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109)24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109). Original gum, intense color and impression on crisp white paper, choice centering

VERY FINE AND CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 24-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

Only 346 sold. With 1979 and 2001 P.F. certificates

6,000
3,375
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1648
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1648, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110), 30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110). Large part original gum with slight disturbance from hinge removal, deep rich color, attractively centered for this typically tight-margined Re-Issue

VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE. ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT VALUES TO FIND CENTERED AND WITH PERFORATIONS CLEAR OF THE DESIGN.

Only 346 sold. With 2002, 2007 P.F. and 2001 P.S.E. certificates -- all with "previously hinged" descriptions

6,250
3,375
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1649
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1649, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110), 30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110). Unused (no gum), vibrant color on crisp white paper, Fine, only 346 sold, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate

3,000
1,500
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1650
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1650, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111), 90c Blue, Re-Issue (111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111). Original gum, deep color on crisp bright paper, Fine example of this 1861 Re-Issue top value, only 317 sold, with 1996 P.S.E. certificate

6,750
2,100
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Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1651, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111), 90c Blue, Re-Issue (111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111). Unused (no gum), vivid color, three huge margins to clear at left, light vertical crease, Fine appearance, an attractive example of this scarce Re-Issue, with 2012 P.F. certificate

3,250
1,100
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