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Sale 1077 — United States Stamps and Possessions

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

Category — U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
578
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 578, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1), CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1)CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1). Matching top and bottom imprint and plate no. 492 strip of three, two stamps in top strip Mint N.H., h.r. and thin spot in selvage of top, Fine and attractive multiples

2,000
750
579
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CUBA, Postage Due Plate Numbers (J1-J4). On exhibit pages with write-ups and on stock cards, one plate block, blocks and multiple strips, some duplication in order to show a range of plate nos., better incl. J3 plate block of eight (appears Mint N.H.), J4 three imprint and plate no. strips of three, overall Fine, Durland value counting only the strips of three and the plate block more than $3,500.00 (Scott does not list the plate strips separately)

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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580
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 580, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Deep Claret, Postage Due (J4), CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Deep Claret, Postage Due (J4)CUBA, 1899, 10c on 10c Deep Claret, Postage Due (J4). Bottom imprint and plate no. 256 block of six with wide selvage, rich color, perf separations sensibly reinforced, still Fine-Very Fine and scarce

800
325
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581
ogbl
CUBA, Imprint and Plate Numbers. 23 items, incl. imprint and plate no. blocks of six of Nos. 222 and E2 (2), imprint and plate no. strips of three of Nos. 224-226 and E2, few faults but overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine

3,220
900
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582
 
CUBA, Balance. Few desirable items, incl. imprint and plate no. strips of three of No. 224, plate blocks of Nos. 224, 225 and J3, some proofs incl. 227P1-231P1, last item is J4 block of 56, some faults, overall Fine-Very Fine

5,292
900
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583
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 583, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)GUAM, 1899, 8c Violet Brown (7), GUAM, 1899, 8c Violet Brown (7)GUAM, 1899, 8c Violet Brown (7). Bottom imprint and plate no. 930 block of six with wide selvage, tropicalized original gum, intense shade, Fine, scarce with such wide selvage, small backstamp

1,700
325
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584
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 584, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)GUAM, 1899, 15c Olive Green (10), GUAM, 1899, 15c Olive Green (10)GUAM, 1899, 15c Olive Green (10). Bottom imprint and plate no. 264 block of six, tropicalized original gum, rich color, fresh and Very Fine, a pretty block

2,200
750
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585
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 585, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)GUAM, 1899, 50c Orange (11), GUAM, 1899, 50c Orange (11)GUAM, 1899, 50c Orange (11). Bottom imprint and plate no. 75 block of six, "dry" tropicalized original gum, h.r. where few perf separations sensibly reinforced, Fine and scarce plate block, only 4,000 of the 50c stamps were issued, our informal research found only five other plate blocks

4,500
750
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586
ogbl
Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 586, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)GUAM, 1899, $1.00 Black, Ty. I (12), GUAM, 1899, $1.00 Black, Ty. I (12)GUAM, 1899, $1.00 Black, Ty. I (12). Bottom imprint and plate no. 76 strip of three, part tropicalized original gum, intense shade, Fine and scarce, as close as most collectors will get to a plate block of this issue as only three are recorded

1,750
650
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587
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Sale Number 1077, Lot Number 587, U.S. Possessions (Cuba thru Guam)GUAM, 1899, 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1), GUAM, 1899, 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1)GUAM, 1899, 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1). Four imprint and plate no. strips of three, three tops and one bottom, plate nos. 880-883, two original gum, h.r., one no gum and one with interleaving adhering, a few small flaws but overall Fine group

3,600
1,000
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588
ogbl
GUAM, Plate Blocks. Eight, incl. Nos. 1-6 and 8 with additional No. 2, also imprint and plate no. strips of three of Nos. 1 and 5, some stamps Mint N.H., few minor flaws such as 5c traces of original gum, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine, a scarce assemblage

8,112
2,500
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