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Sale 1050 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 16-17 July, 2013

Category — 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
304
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 304, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)2c Vermilion (178), 2c Vermilion (178)2c Vermilion (178). Original gum, vivid color, well-centered, Very Fine and choice, with 1989 P.S.E. certificate for pair

350
425
305
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 305, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)2c Vermilion (183), 2c Vermilion (183)2c Vermilion (183). Original gum, lightly hinged, choice margins and centering, rich color, Extremely Fine, P.S.E. encapsulated (OGph, XF 90; SMQ $220.00)

100
160
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306
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 306, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)2c Vermilion (183), 2c Vermilion (183)2c Vermilion (183). Vibrant color, neat Glen Allen Va. precancel struck in red, small tear at top, tiny toning specks and possibly reperfed at bottom, otherwise Very Fine, an incredibly rare example of the Glen Allen Va. Star precancel struck in red, perhaps two are known

1,750
475
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307
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 307, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Green (184), 3c Green (184)3c Green (184). Decently centered with wide "wing" margin at right, purple Naperville Ill. Liberty Head fancy cancel, fortunately the front of the face is struck on the white paper of the wide right margin, otherwise it would be difficult to make out this rare cancel as is the case on others, less than a handful known, Fine, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
0
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308
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 308, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)5c Blue (185), 5c Blue (185)5c Blue (185). Horizontal pair, rich color on bright paper, bold strikes of Star fancy cancels, Extremely Fine, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate

37
300
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309
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 309, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)6c Pink (186), 6c Pink (186)6c Pink (186). Original gum, attractive pastel color and choice centering, Very Fine

900
550
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310
ng
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 310, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Unused (no gum) with top plate no. 31, wide margins and almost perfectly centered, fresh color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2006 P.F. certificate

80
160
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311
ogbl
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 311, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)15c Red Orange (189), 15c Red Orange (189)15c Red Orange (189). Block of four, original gum, couple h.r., excellent color and nicely centered, Very Fine

1,250
425
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312
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 312, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Original gum, crisp shade and impression, wide margins, Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

900
600
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313
ogbl
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 313, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Block of four (two horizontal pairs rejoined with hinge), slight gum disturbance and minor central gum soaks on a few perfs, otherwise Fine, Scott Retail as four original-gum singles

3,600
600
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314
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 314, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)30c Full Black (190), 30c Full Black (190)30c Full Black (190). Beautiful wide balance margins, intense shade with unusual unframed grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $800.00)

100
550
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315
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 315, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Blue Green (207), 3c Blue Green (207)3c Blue Green (207). Mint N.H., wide and balanced margins, brilliant color and detailed impression, Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, with 2008 P.F. certificate

240
1,150
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316
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 316, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)10c Brown (209), 10c Brown (209)10c Brown (209). Mint N.H., unusually wide margins, bright shade, Very Fine and choice, a pretty stamp

475
450
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317
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 317, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)10c Brown (209), 10c Brown (209)10c Brown (209). Mint N.H., radiant color, detailed impression, three extra wide margins, Fine

475
130
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318
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 318, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)10c Brown (209), 10c Brown (209)10c Brown (209). Jumbo margins with precise centering, bright color, neat grid duplex circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $250.00 as 95, $510.00 as 98), only five have graded higher

6
850
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319
nhbl
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 319, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)2c Green (213), 2c Green (213)2c Green (213). Vertical block of ten (natural s.e. right) and block of twelve, original gum, four stamps in s.e. block hinged (two are s.e.'s), others Mint N.H., wonderfully fresh with choice centering throughout, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, lovely lot

2,520
2,900
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320
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 320, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Vermilion (214), 3c Vermilion (214)3c Vermilion (214). Mint N.H., precise centering, fresh with lovely vivid color on bright paper, Extremely Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate

200
225
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321
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 321, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Vermilion (214), 3c Vermilion (214)3c Vermilion (214). Mint N.H., vibrant color, fresh and Very Fine

200
110
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322
nhbl
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 322, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Vermilion (214), 3c Vermilion (214)3c Vermilion (214). Mint N.H. vertical block of six with wide right selvage, fresh, vivid color, Fine, Scott Retail as six Mint N.H. singles

1,200
225
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323
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 323, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)4c Carmine (215), 4c Carmine (215)4c Carmine (215). Jumbo margins, deep rich color, bold registry oval cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $265.00 as 95, $770.00 as 98), only two have graded higher and one other shares this grade

27
900
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324
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 324, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)5c Indigo (216), 5c Indigo (216)5c Indigo (216). Original gum, lightly hinged, with wide top part imprint selvage, perfect centering with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1888 AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E.

With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $1,650.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded, and only one other shares it.

225
1,500
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325
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 325, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)90c Purple (218), 90c Purple (218)90c Purple (218). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright shade, enormous margins, tiny natural inclusion in bottom margin, Extremely Fine, with 1976 and 1992 P.F. certificates

900
900
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326
 
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 326, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)90c Purple (218), 90c Purple (218)90c Purple (218). Jumbo margins, intense color, neat New York registry oval cancels, Very Fine and choice, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (SMQ VF-XF 85 Jumbo, $375.00 as 85, $600.00 as 90)

250
275
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327
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 327, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c), 2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c)2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c). Original gum, lightly hinged, brilliant color, Very Fine and choice, with 2003 P.F. certificate

625
550
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328
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 328, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)3c Purple (221), 3c Purple (221)3c Purple (221). Mint N.H. with wide top right corner selvage, Jumbo margins, lovely color, Extremely Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate for corner selvage block of four

200
650
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329
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 329, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)6c Brown Red (224), 6c Brown Red (224)6c Brown Red (224). Mint N.H., well-centered, deep rich color on crisp paper, Extremely Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $575.00)

200
300
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330
nh
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 330, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)10c Green (226), 10c Green (226)10c Green (226). Mint N.H., rich color on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $1,550.00)

525
1,150
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331
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 331, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)30c Black (228), 30c Black (228)30c Black (228). Bottom left corner selvage, original gum, lightly hinged, intense shade, Very Fine and choice, a stamp with great visual appeal, with 1990 P.F. certificate

350
400
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332
og
Sale Number 1050, Lot Number 332, 1875-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue (Scott 178-229)90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). Original gum, h.r., wide margins with beautiful glowing color, Very Fine and choice

475
180
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