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Sale 1077 — United States Stamps and Possessions

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 29-30 July, 2014

Category — 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
227
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 227, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327), 1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327)1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327). Complete set of imprint and plate no. multiples, 1c and 2c blocks of four, 3c block of six, 5c and 10c pairs, h.r. except 5c Mint N.H. (with wide top), Fine-Very Fine

1,505
350
228
nhbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 228, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)1c Louisiana Purchase (323), 1c Louisiana Purchase (323)1c Louisiana Purchase (323). Mint N.H. bottom right corner imprint and plate no. 2119 block of ten, part arrow natural s.e. at left, pretty shade, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail as plate block of six and four singles

810
400
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229
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 229, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)15c Pale Ultramarine (340), 15c Pale Ultramarine (340)15c Pale Ultramarine (340). Mint N.H. top imprint and plate no. 4952 block of six, bright shade, fresh and Fine

1,175
250
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230
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 230, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)$1.00 Violet Brown (342), $1.00 Violet Brown (342)$1.00 Violet Brown (342). Lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression, almost perfect centering, trivial natural gum bend not mentioned on accompanying certificate (but no doubt taken into consideration in the grading), Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,300.00)

500
1,100
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231
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 231, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)$1.00 Violet Brown (342), $1.00 Violet Brown (342)$1.00 Violet Brown (342). Lightly hinged, intense shade, Very Fine

500
275
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232
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 232, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)5c Blue, Imperforate Coil (347V), 5c Blue, Imperforate Coil (347V)5c Blue, Imperforate Coil (347V). Mint N.H. strip of four with plate no. 4961 under paste-up at bottom, Fine and scarce, Scott Retail as strip of four with no premium for the plate no. or extra stamp

725
225
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233
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 233, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)4c Orange Brown, Coil (350), 4c Orange Brown, Coil (350)4c Orange Brown, Coil (350). Guide line pair, h.r., top stamp described on accompanying certificate as large part original gum due to heavy hinging, pretty color, bottom stamp small surface scrape at lower left, otherwise Very Fine, purple backstamp, with 2014 P.F. certificate

1,175
180
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234
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 234, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)4c Orange Brown, Coil (350), 4c Orange Brown, Coil (350)4c Orange Brown, Coil (350). Barest trace of hinging, rich color, Very Fine, with 1994 P.S.E. certificate

140
190
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235
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 235, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)5c Blue, Coil (351), 5c Blue, Coil (351)5c Blue, Coil (351). Mint N.H. guide line pair, deep rich color, fresh and Very Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

2,350
1,900
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236
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 236, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)5c Blue, Coil (351), 5c Blue, Coil (351)5c Blue, Coil (351). Mint N.H., rich color, beautiful centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.S.E. certificate

325
600
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237
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 237, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)4c Orange Brown, Coil (354), 4c Orange Brown, Coil (354)4c Orange Brown, Coil (354). Guide line pair, h.r., accompanying certificate harshly states "large part original gum", the pair has simply been hinged three times and the back is pristine gum and hinge remnants, choice centering, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

1,400
650
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238
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 238, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)5c Blue, Coil (355), 5c Blue, Coil (355)5c Blue, Coil (355). Guide line pair, h.r., rich color, well-balanced margins, accompanying certificate notes right stamp with tiny adherence on gum which is superfluous since both stamps have a hinge remnant and the spot they are pointing out has just a spot of black ink, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

1,500
1,200
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239
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 239, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)5c Blue, Coil (355), 5c Blue, Coil (355)5c Blue, Coil (355). Guide line pair, rich color, Fine-Very Fine

1,500
400
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240
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 240, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)1c Green, 2c Carmine, Bluish (357-358), 1c Green, 2c Carmine, Bluish (357-358)1c Green, 2c Carmine, Bluish (357-358). 1c top imprint and plate no. 4892 block of six, four stamps at sides Mint N.H., intense shade and impression, faint natural inclusion bottom right stamp, couple shortish perfs at right, Fine, 2c Mint N.H. left imprint, plate no. 5017 and star block of six, perfs to just in, about Fine

3,850
400
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241
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 241, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)1c Green, Bluish (357), 1c Green, Bluish (357)1c Green, Bluish (357). Right imprint, plate no. 4994 and star block of six, few small h.r., detailed impression and well-centered, characteristic intense watermark, Fine-Very Fine, scarce star plate block, ex MLG collection

3,100
750
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242
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 242, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)3c Deep Violet, Bluish (359), 3c Deep Violet, Bluish (359)3c Deep Violet, Bluish (359). Lightly hinged, choice centering, rich color and proof-like impression on nicely blued paper, most recent certificate notes tiny surface scuff at top of Washington's throat (which occurred after last certificate was issued), Very Fine appearance, with 1980, 1998, 2001 and 2014 P.F. certificates

1,800
1,100
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243
og
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 243, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)6c Red Orange, Bluish (362), 6c Red Orange, Bluish (362)6c Red Orange, Bluish (362). Vivid color, tiny toned spot at lower right, otherwise Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

1,250
500
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244
og
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 244, 1904 Louisiana Purchase thru Bluish Paper (Scott 323-366)13c Bluish Green, Bluish (365), 13c Bluish Green, Bluish (365)13c Bluish Green, Bluish (365). Slightly disturbed original gum, fresh color on nicely blued paper, Very Fine, ex Grunin, with 1972 P.F. certificate as "o.g"

2,600
1,600
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