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Sale 1040 — Outstanding United States Stamps

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

Category — 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1471
 
Columbian Exposition Tickets. 29 items, including ten tickets in five different colors, also including Caxton Co. original envelope, also eight for Chicago Day (one is child's) and one for Manhattan Day, three day passes (two for child), also six from Month 1 (May 1893), overall fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
375
1472
og
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1472, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)1c-15c Columbian (230-238), 1c-15c Columbian (230-238)1c-15c Columbian (230-238). Each with plate no. selvage, 1c and 3c top, others bottom, 1c and 2c Mint N.H., bright colors, 6c few shortish perfs at upper right, Fine-Very Fine, a scarce and desirable group with the plate no. selvage

655
385
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1473
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1473, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)1c-$5.00 Columbian (230-245), 1c-$5.00 Columbian (230-245)1c-$5.00 Columbian (230-245). Complete used set, range of cancels including target, duplex, registry oval, few flaws to be expected, overall appear Fine-Very Fine, a rare opportunity to acquire the entire set of sixteen denominations in used condition

5,215
1,500
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1474
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1474, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245), $1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245)$1.00-$5.00 Columbian (241-245). Each tied on piece by "New York, NY Mar 30 1893" machine cancel, bright colors, $1.00 and $4.00 are well-centered, $1.00 with faint bit of soiling at bottom left, Fine-Very Fine

4,750
1,900
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1475
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1475, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)1c Columbian (230), 1c Columbian (230)1c Columbian (230). Mint N.H., intense shade and impression on bright paper, wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $290.00)

37
275
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1476
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1476, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)2c Columbian (231), 2c Columbian (231)2c Columbian (231). Mint N.H., rich color, proof-like impression, Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2003 P.F. and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $1,425.00 as 98), only three have graded higher

37
1,300
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1477
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1477, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)2c Columbian (231), 2c Columbian (231)2c Columbian (231). Mint N.H. vertical pair, with selvage at left and imperforate at left, rich color, Fine, an unusual item

E. 200-300
1,100
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1478
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1478, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)3c Columbian (232), 3c Columbian (232)3c Columbian (232). Mint N.H., radiant color, crisp impression, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2002 and 2008 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95)

110
375
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1479
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1479, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)4c Columbian (233), 4c Columbian (233)4c Columbian (233). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 4-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 1994 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $2,600.00). Only four have graded higher -- this statistic has not changed since 2009.

165
2,300
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1480
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1480, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)4c Columbian (233), 4c Columbian (233)4c Columbian (233). Mint N.H., rich color on bright paper, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 1984 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $500.00)

165
350
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1481
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1481, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)5c Columbian (234), 5c Columbian (234)5c Columbian (234). Mint N.H., detailed impression, wide and balanced margins, long and full perforations all around, Extremely Fine Gem, a beautiful stamp, with 1990 and 2002 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,100.00)

165
650
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1482
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1482, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)5c Columbian (234), 5c Columbian (234)5c Columbian (234). Mint N.H., deep shade and impression, beautiful centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,100.00)

165
600
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1483
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Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1483, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)6c Columbian (235), 6c Columbian (235)6c Columbian (235). Mint N.H., brilliant color, crisp impression, Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1992 P.F. and 2007 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $975.00 as 95, $4,300.00 as 98), only seven have graded higher

165
1,700
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1484
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1484, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)8c Columbian (236), 8c Columbian (236)8c Columbian (236). Mint N.H., bright color and proof-like impression, outstanding centering with wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 8-CENT COLUMBIAN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $5,500.00). Only three have graded higher and only six others share this grade

165
3,750
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1485
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1485, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)8c Columbian (236), 8c Columbian (236)8c Columbian (236). Mint N.H., rich color, detailed impression, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.S.A.G. certificate (XF-Superb 95)

165
750
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1486
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1486, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)10c Columbian (237), 10c Columbian (237)10c Columbian (237). Mint N.H., wide beautifully balanced margins, detailed impression on bright white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,475.00)

300
1,800
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1487
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1487, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)15c Columbian (238), 15c Columbian (238)15c Columbian (238). Mint N.H., intense color and impression, almost perfectly centered with well-balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE.

With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,800.00). The P.S.E. Population Report lists only eight in this grade (compared with 22 for the 10c and 37 for the 30c), and only eight in higher grades.

700
2,600
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1488
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1488, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)15c Columbian (238), 15c Columbian (238)15c Columbian (238). Mint N.H., rich color on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2012 P.S.A.G. certificate (XF 90)

700
850
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1489
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1489, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)15c Columbian (238), 15c Columbian (238)15c Columbian (238). Intense shade on bright paper, unobtrusive strike of duplex cancel, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $775.00)

82
425
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1490
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1490, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)30c Columbian (239), 30c Columbian (239)30c Columbian (239). Mint N.H., intense color and impression, wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,250.00).

750
2,100
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1491
og
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1491, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)30c Columbian (239), 30c Columbian (239)30c Columbian (239). Original gum, lightly hinged, with plate no. 59 selvage at bottom, choice centering with wide margins, few perf separations, still Extremely Fine, a desirable centered stamp with plate number selvage, with 1991 and 1998 P.F. certificates

240
950
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1492
nh
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1492, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)50c Columbian (240), 50c Columbian (240)50c Columbian (240). Mint N.H., with plate no. 77 selvage at bottom, deep rich color and proof-like impression, Very Fine, scarce with the plate no. selvage

1,500
375
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1493
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1493, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)50c Columbian (240), 50c Columbian (240)50c Columbian (240). Deep shade on bright paper, choice centering with wide margins, bold San Francisco registry oval cancels, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,200.00)

200
800
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1494
 
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1494, 1893 Columbian Issue, 1c thru 50c, Singles (Scott 230-240)50c Columbian (240), 50c Columbian (240)50c Columbian (240). Choice margins and extraordinarily well-centered, intense shade with light purple cancel, Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate

200
550
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