Sale 1062 — The Golden Oak Collection of Superb United States

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 17-18 December, 2013

Category — 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
397
 
Sale 1062, Lot 397, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)2c Vermilion (183). Well-centered, with Glen Allen Fancy Star precancel, small faults, Very Fine appearance, also including Very Fine No. 206 with same cancel, very scarce on the 2c

436
350
398
 
Sale 1062, Lot 398, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)2c Vermilion (183). Jumbo margins, bright color, bold strike of fancy geometric cancel, Extremely Fine

5
450
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399
 
Sale 1062, Lot 399, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)6c Pink (186). Huge margins and choice centering, beautifully struck blue circle of 16 wedges "sunburst" cancel with rim of blue town datestamp at bottom, fresh and Extremely Fine, a gorgeous stamp in every respect, with 1992 P.F. certificate

30
2,300
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400
 
Sale 1062, Lot 400, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)10c Brown, With Secret Mark (188). Huge margins and outstanding centering, deep rich color, face-free duplex cancel at bottom, Extremely Fine Gem

32
350
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401
 
Sale 1062, Lot 401, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)30c Full Black (190). Gigantic margins all around, neat oval cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, rare in this superb condition, ex Dr. Morris, with 1987 and 1996 P.F. certificates

100
450
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402
 
Sale 1062, Lot 402, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)90c Carmine (191). Bright color, well-balanced margins, face-free oval duplex cancel, Very Fine and choice

375
350
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403
 
Sale 1062, Lot 403, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)6c Rose (208). Deep rich color, almost perfect centering, bold strike of "Boston Mass." oval cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $780.00), this is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only three others

110
1,300
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404
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Sale 1062, Lot 404, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)6c Deep Brown Red (208a). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 1977 P.F. certificate

525
475
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405
 
Sale 1062, Lot 405, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)10c Brown (209). Massive margins all around, deep rich color, bold strike of target cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a stamp of huge proportions

6
225
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406
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Sale 1062, Lot 406, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)2c Green (213). Mint N.H. with selvage at right, rich color, well-centered with Jumbo margins at sides, Extremely Fine

130
225
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407
 
Sale 1062, Lot 407, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)3c Vermilion (214). Bottom plate no. 421 and half arrow strip of three, natural s.e. at right, brilliant color, "Milford Conn. Feb. 4 5:30 PM" duplex datestamp, some hinge reinforced perf separations, tiny thin spot in middle stamp, still Very Fine and scarce used plate number strip, Scott Retail as singles

180
160
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408
 
Sale 1062, Lot 408, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)30c Orange Brown (217). Beautifully balanced margins, rich color, Philadelphia "Paid" circular datestamp cancel, Extremely Fine

120
225
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409
 
Sale 1062, Lot 409, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)90c Purple (218). Deep rich color, well-proportioned margins, oval cancels, Extremely Fine

250
200
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410
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Sale 1062, Lot 410, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)2c Lake (219D). Mint N.H., deep rich color, Extremely Fine

600
1,100
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411
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Sale 1062, Lot 411, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)2c Carmine, Cap on Both "2"'s (220c). Original gum, lightly hinged, wide margins, glowing color, Very Fine and choice, ex Floyd, with 1990 and 1995 P.F. certificates

650
600
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412
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Sale 1062, Lot 412, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)3c Purple (221). Mint N.H., wide margins and choice centering, Extremely Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate

200
425
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413
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Sale 1062, Lot 413, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)4c Dark Brown (222). Mint N.H., extra wide margins, well-centered, deep shade, Extremely Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85 Jumbo; SMQ $550.00 as 85, $775.00 as 90)

275
400
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414
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Sale 1062, Lot 414, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)10c Green (226). Mint N.H., well-proportioned margins, deep rich color, small natural inclusion on gum side dropped out, Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.F. and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (VF-XF 85; SMQ $850.00)

525
650
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415
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Sale 1062, Lot 415, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)30c Black (228). Mint N.H. with bottom part imprint selvage, crisp shade and impression, choice centering, Extremely Fine, the 30c 1890 is elusive in superb Mint N.H. condition, with 1997 P.F. certificate

675
1,900
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416
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Sale 1062, Lot 416, 1879-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 182-229)90c Orange (229). Original gum, lightly hinged, vivid color, three balanced margins and extra wide at top, Extremely Fine, ex Dr. Morris, with 1984 P.F. certificate for block of four

475
700
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