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Sale 1040 — Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 26-28 March, 2013

Category — Collections and Accumulations

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2377
 
Collection, 1847-1980. Beautiful Scott album with slipcase containing a comprehensive collection of United States stamps, including used Nos. 1, 2, 14, 23, 27, 30, 30A, 36, 38, 67, 75, 95, 100, 101, 118-122, 245, unused including Nos. 7, 9, 29, 37, 38, 72, 73, nice selection of Bank Note issues, 212-218, 219-229, 230-244, 285-293, 294-299, 300-312, 323-330, 331-342, 369, 397-404, 459 pair, 505, some nice coils, nice group of later issues including Kans.-Nebr., Air Post including Nos. C1-C6 and C13-C15, Special Delivery complete, Parcel Post Q1-Q12, QE1-QE4, JQ1-JQ5, nice group of Postage Dues, Hunting Permits from RW1-RW91, also some Officials, Offices in China, some Cut Squares, few Revenues, few C.S.A., mixed condition for the earlier issues but gets better, some reference items to be expected particularly in coils

OVERALL FINE. A VALUABLE OLD-TIME COLLECTION OF UNITED STATES STAMPS. IT IS RARE TO FIND AN INTACT COLLECTION SUCH AS THIS OFFERED AS A SINGLE LOT. A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY.

The collection encompasses a tremendous range of issues, including a significant portion of Back-of-Book areas.

E. 20,000-30,000
27,000
2378
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Collection, 1910-79. Scott National album of unused singles, coil pairs and guide line pairs, many better including Nos. 374-382, 397-407, 422, 423, 424-440, 459, 460, 461, 462-476, 478-480, 498-518, 523, 524, 545-547, 551-573, 595, 634A, fairly complete from Presidentials onwards, also pairs of Nos. 386, 446 and 453, guide line pair of 396 and 497, many Mint N.H., bright colors, few minor faults to be expected, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine, a wonderful collection

E. 6,000-8,000
12,000
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2379
og
Collection Balance. Safe hingeless album of mostly unused stamps, used including Nos. 12, 17, 36, 71 and 92, unused including Nos. 9, 63, 65, 68, 73, 93, 149, 158, 159, 186, 189, 205-207, 209-214, 216-217, 221-226, 228-229, 250, 256-257, 270-275, 276A (regummed), 279-284, 305-310, 331-347, 374-379, 405-420, 424-439, 479, 480, 501-518, 658-668, 669-673, 675-679, some nice coil singles including few with certificates, also some nice Postage Dues, Special Delivery and Parcel Post, some earlier issues without gum or with few faults, later issues are generally Fine-Very Fine with some Mint N.H., a solid basis for a collection, many with P.F. or P.S.E. certificates

E. 6,000-8,000
21,000
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2380
og
Collection Balance. Album pages and two albums of mostly unused stamps, used including No. 1 on cover front only, unused including Nos. 113, 219-221, 223-229, 230-241, 244, 243 (last cleaned and regummed), 285-289, 294-299 (2 sets), 300-311, 312 (reperfed), 313 (regummed), 315, 323-330, 369 (2), 397-404, 506-518, 524, 551-573, 630 (2), 658-679, some others with plate no. selvage including Nos. 284, 285, 286 (2), 288 (pair), 297 pair, 298, 524, few other interesting including No. 294 with "Specimen" ovpt., fairly complete from 1950's-90 except for some coils, some Mint N.H., few small faults to be expected, overall Fine-Very Fine, a wonderful balance

E. 5,000-7,500
9,000
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2381
 
Substantial Valuable Collection and Accumulation. Many hundreds of mostly used stamps, virtually all housed on black approval cards, some are in catalog order, others randomly sorted, also some material on pages and stock sheets, 19th Century to about 1940 or so, great variety with an unusually large number of used coils (some are not genuine or have cancels added), quite a number of better items such as unused $1.30 Graf Zeppelin, quite a few genuine sound stamps in exceptional condition, a great estate lot worth careful examination

E. 4,000-5,000
23,000
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2382
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Consignment Balance. Mainly mint 20th Century, with Columbian Issue singles of $2.00 and $5.00, plus blocks of 6c, 8c and 15c, some later commemorative blocks or plate blocks, No. 523 block, No. 547 centerline block, a Graf Zeppelin set, first day covers of No. 367 and C18, a couple errors and more, a few minor faults but mostly Fine-Very Fine, with seven P.F. certificates

E. 3,000-4,000
5,500
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2383
ogbl
Plate Block Collection. Regular issues and Air Posts to 2002 in a Scott album and another binder, the album starts with the 1922 Regular Issue, which goes to the $2.00, plus a $5.00 centerline block, later issues are well filled, including complete Kans.-Nebr. overprints, the Presidential and Liberty series and a solid run of modern issues including high-value Express Mail stamps, Air Post including No. C1-3, the additional binder contains various low value Washington-Franklin plate blocks, No. 467 double error in block of twelve and some modern errors including an imperf pane of the 32c George O'Keeffe, the earlier plate blocks are a mix of hinged and Mint N.H., the more modern issues are usually Mint N.H., mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 4,000-5,000
8,500
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2384
 
Used U.S. Collection Balance, 1851-1926. Several hundred stamps neatly arranged in a stockbook, 19th Century a bit sparse up to Bank Note Issues, but includes several nice 10c-15c E and F Grills, Large and Small Bank Notes fairly complete less grills, Columbian with 1c-$2.00 (no 50c), various Bureau Issues including $2.00, Trans-Mississippi complete to $1.00 (natural s.e.), good showing of 20th Century including coils (a few of questionable nature), Back-of-Book with first two Air Post, Special Delivery, Parcel Post set, etc., the centering is nice throughout, occasional "Jumbo" stamps as well, despite an occasional flaw the overall condition is Very Fine, excellent lot for the collector of used U.S.

E. 3,000-4,000
7,500
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2385
 
Collection Balance. Old-time collection on Scott pages, including used Nos. 12, 14, 15, two pairs of 17, 28, 29, 38, 112-122, some Bank Notes, range of 20th Century issues, some used Special Delivery, Postage Dues, C.S.A., mixed condition, few appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,900
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2386
 
Balance. Old-time stock book of unused and used stamps, including used Nos. 1 (single and pair with "5" numeral cancels), 7, 9 pair, 17, 20, 72, 73 (8), 98, 112, 166, C3 pair, unused including White Plains souvenir sheet, C18 single and block of four, some U.N. including No. 38 (2), mixed condition, some appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,300
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2387
 
Collection Balance. Mix of material from 1893 to 1930's, best items including Nos. 242 (no gum), imprint pairs of 285-286, blocks of 285 and 289, single 290, block and single of 296, block of 330, few 1909 Commemoratives, 419, later including White Plains sheet, Presidential dollar values in blocks, Farley blocks, few others, mostly Fine

E. 750-1,000
950
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2388
 
Collection Balance. Group ranging from 1857 to 20th Century, including used Nos. 35 pair with Boston "Paid", 73, 139, 114 (green target), 545 pair tied by New York machine cancel on piece, unused including Nos. 229 (regummed), 330 block of four (barely hinged), 591 Mint N.H. graded XF 90 but with bit of oxidation in corner, 828 Mint N.H. graded Superb 98, Q12, a couple small flaws on the earlier issues, overall Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail more than $3,200.00

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
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2389
 
19th Century Balance. Approximately 28 used stamps, including Nos. 10A, few of 26 (including one graded 90), 73 (2), 93, few Bank Notes, mixed condition, some appear Fine

E. 200-300
225
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2390
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 2390, Collections and AccumulationsUsed Balance, Used BalanceUsed Balance. Stock cards of used stamps, many with choice centering, including Nos. 152, 165, 179 (each with certificate), 10A, several others, few 488 coil pairs, many with far better centering than normally seen, few with small faults but overall a fresh and Very Fine-Extremely Fine group

E. 500-750
1,800
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2391
 
Fancy Cancels. 84 items, including 3c 1851 Issue with range of different cancels, also 3c 1861 Issue, 12c 1861 Issue (8), some 2c Bank Notes, including Stars, targets, shield, few elaborate including some not genuine, overall appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
800
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2392
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Used Blocks. Quadrille pages with used blocks, several better including Nos. 551-573, White Plains souvenir sheet, most issues from 1920's-50-'s represented, few Kans.-Nebr., also some Air Post, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
425
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2393
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Commemorative Balance. 23 unused stamps, including Nos. 231-232, 234-235, 242, 286, 294-299, 323-327, 397-401, the more valuable items with few faults, others mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
500
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2394
 
Collection Balance. Scott album pages and few stock cards of mostly unused stamps, few Columbians including 1c-8c and 15c, nice showing from 1930's-60's, also C1 and C18, few regummed, few Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
350
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2395
 
Balance. Eclectic group of unused and used stamps, covers, Postal Stationery and few other items, including few 3c 1851 Issue, 1920's Commemoratives, Air Post singles and plate blocks, also some Postal Stationery with few Centennial entires, two War Dept. Cut Squares, few Revenue Stamped Paper, few covers including one with No. 65 with wide pre-printing paperfold, some Danish West Indies, also U.N. No. 38, overall Fine-Very Fine, an eclectic group

E. 300-400
465
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2396
 
20th Century Balance. Approximately 45 mostly unused stamps, including Nos. 551-573, some Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
350
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2397
ogbl
Multiples Balance. Group of blocks and plate blocks, including No. 212 bottom imprint and plate no. block of twelve, stamps Mint N.H., several small h.r. in selvage reinforcing perf separations and significant toning, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, also imprint and plate no. blocks of six of Nos. 285 and 286, imprint and plate no. block of four of No. 285, plate blocks of six of Nos. 367, 370 and 372, used blocks of four of Nos. 397-400A, used block of eight of No. 478, also some Proprietary Battleship singles and blocks, overall Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail counting the No. 212 block as Mint N.H. singles approximately

6,780
1,800
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2398
 
Balance. Small group of mostly used items, most are First Issue Revenues with some imperforates, also R100c, R101c, also 10c bi-color Revenue Essay, few Confederate States, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
800
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2399
 
Extensions Balance. Nine stamps plus a White Plains sheet (630), offered in prior sale, including Nos. 1 (fake cancel), 83 (P.S.E. certificate calls reperfed, sound 2003 P.F. certificate, Very Fine), 86 (reperfed), 315 (sound but hinged), 357-358 (latter regummed with clean older certificate), 382 (sound but hinged), 353 (sound but hinged), PR36 (reperfed, clean older certificate), Very Fine or appear so, Scott Retail more than $3,300.00

E. 750-1,000
2,200
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2400
 
Extensions Balance. Two stamps from prior sales which received negative certificates, including No. 220a, intense "Lipstick Red" color, target cancel, Extremely Fine appearance, with clear 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo) and 2012 P.F. certificate calling a faint thin spot, also No. 534A, Mint N.H., Jumbo margins all around, vibrant color, small internal gum crease, Extremely Fine, with 2012 P.F. certificate (XF 90)

91
300
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2401
 
Extensions Balance. Two items, first is No. 28 with 1986 P.F. certificate as Bright Red Brown (28b) and 2012 P.F. certificate as Red Brown (small corner creases), second is 78S-B with original gum, reperfed at right, with 2012 P.F. certificate, both Very Fine appearance

1,400
700
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2402
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Miscellaneous Balance. Most of the value in early unused commemoratives, including Columbians to 10c, complete Pan-American and Louisiana Purchase sets, also a used $1.00 Columbian, a few stockbooks and albums of modern, mostly plate blocks, early issues in mixed condition, otherwise Fine-Very Fine.

E. 400-500
500
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2403
 
Old-Time Album. Old Imperial Stamp album range of U.S. and foreign issues including unused set on Pan-Americans, generally defective but some Fine-Very Fine

E. 200-300
225
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2404
 
Accumulation. Massive accumulation in several cartons, containing a wide variety of material, including cacheted First Day covers with some Artcraft and others, Bicentennial sets etc., also five Scott Specialty albums of plate blocks, few better earlier including Nos. 373, 832-833, many year sets, nice accumulation of booklets, probably several thousand dollars of face in the booklets and sheets, overall Fine-Very Fine, the purchaser must either pick up or pay actual Fedex ground shipping charges

E. 1,500-2,000
2,300
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2405
 
Accumulation. Carton of unused and used stamps, highlight is two unused White Plains souvenir sheets, also including some face, some used, few other interesting, overall Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
650
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2406
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Plate Blocks Balance. Four albums of mostly Mint N.H. plate blocks, plate blocks start in 1932 and including National Parks perforated and imperforate and few other better such as Famous Americans and No. 1053, also some Special Delivery, few perf separations or other minor flaws to be expected, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
950
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2408
nhbl
Modern Mint Sheet Lot. Much is recent 29c-37c commemoratives, some earlier, some are in the original Post Office packaging, also a small number of plate strips, Very Fine, Face Value

5,200
3,250
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2409
nhbl
Mint Sheets 1931-47 (703/949). Over 140 sheets in three Scott sheet albums, including 1932 Olympic set, 1936-37 Army-Navy complete, 1939 Baseball, 1942 Chinese Resistance and Overrun Nations complete including the "KORPA" variety, slight duplication (no more than three of any), Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, Brookman value

4,200
850
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2410
nhbl
Modern Mint Sheet Collection. The vast majority being the last 30 years, with lots of 29c-32c commemoratives sheets or panes, only slight duplication, including high value Express Mail panes of $9.95, $10.75, $11.75 and $14.00, a small number of booklets, also premium items such as the Recalled Legends sheet and imperf Bugs Bunny, though everything was counted just for face value, Very Fine, Face Value

2,900
2,200
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2411
nhbl
Face Value Accumulation. Multiple albums of sheets, blocks and assorted stamps, ranging from 1c-34c wonderful range of topicals with nice group from 1970's etc., few faults but almost all pristine as purchased from the post office, face value approximately

6,000
3,500
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2412
nh
Modern Mint Accumulation. Incl. a post-war plate block collection with a $5.00 Hamilton and a fair amount of face value, also lots of loose plate blocks and strips including some fairly recent, plus some Souvenir Pages including 8c Family Planning (light crease), a few first day covers and more, largely Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
850
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2413
nh
Modern Booklets. Mostly 29c and 32c stamps in full booklets with duplication, Very Fine, Face Value

410
275
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