VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THIS IS THE RECORDING COPY AND STILL THE ONLY KNOWN EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-EIGHTH BARREL 1914 SURCHARGED ISSUE WITH "ACT OF 1917" HANDSTAMPED PROVISIONAL SURCHARGE, SCOTT REA117. UNLISTED IN THE 1990 PRIESTER BOOK.
This stamp was reported in the July-August 1996 American Revenuer. It was acquired by Henry Tolman from the Joyce collection. With 2006 P.F. certificate
FINE APPEARANCE, THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THE 1917 EIGHTH-BARREL WITH TYPE B SURCHARGE. ONE OF THE GREAT RARITIES OF BEER STAMP COLLECTING.
This stamp is not listed in the Priester census. Listed but unpriced in Scott.
EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE SIXTH-BARRELL 1917 ISSUE WITH TYPE D SURCHARGE. ONLY TWO ARE RECORDED IN THE PRIESTER CENSUS.
The manuscript Type D surcharges are noted but not listed in Scott. They should have their own Scott Catalogue number, such as REA120d. Scott Retail as normal Type A surcharge
FINE. ONE OF ONLY THREE REPORTED EXAMPLES OF THE TYPE B 1917 PROVISIONAL SURCHARGE ON THE QUARTER-BARREL 1916 ISSUE.
The three REA122b stamps reported in Priester census have different types of surcharges (Types 141, 142, 143). Ex Tolman. With 2006 P.F. certificate.
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE QUARTER-BARREL 1917 PROVISIONAL ISSUE WITH TYPE D SURCHARGE. ONLY TWO ARE RECORDED IN THE PRIESTER CENSUS.
With 2005 P.F. certificate. Scott Catalogue notes but does not list the manuscript surcharges -- this should be listed as REA122d.
ONE OF THREE REPORTED EXAMPLES OF THE TYPE B 1917 PROVISIONAL SURCHARGE ON THE HALF-BARREL 1916 ISSUE. A GREAT RARITY.
The three REA124b stamps reported in the Priester census have different types of surcharges (Types 140, 144, 145). Ex Tolman. With 2006 P.F. certificate.
THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THE HALF-BARREL 1917 WITH MANUSCRIPT SURCHARGE. A GREAT RARITY.
Scott Catalogue gives this item a footnote. Technically, it should be listed as No. REA124Ad, since the underlying stamp is also different than the Scott listing (REA109 versus REA116 for normal).
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. ONE OF ONLY TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THIS ONE-HOGSHEAD 1917 TYPE A PROVISIONAL SURCHARGE.
The Priester census reports only two examples of REA126. Both have the Type 93 surcharge. The other was offered in our auction of the Tolman collection in 2006.
With 2005 P.F. certificate.