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Sale 1067 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday-Friday, 24-28 March, 2014

Category — Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1711
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1711, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)1c Executive (O10), 1c Executive (O10)1c Executive (O10). Original gum, small h.r., attractively centered, brilliant color, Very Fine

850
200
1712
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1712, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)2c Interior (O16), 2c Interior (O16)2c Interior (O16). Pane of 100 with selvage on all sides, incl. imprint and plate no. 45 at top and bottom, 18 stamps mostly towards center h.r. where some perf separations sensibly reinforced, others (incl. both plate blocks) Mint N.H., rich color

FINE. A RARE INTACT PANE OF 100 OF THE 2-CENT INTERIOR.

Scott Retail as 18 hinged singles and 82 Mint N.H. stamps with no premium for the plate blocks

14,380
2,300
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1713
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1713, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)15c Justice (O31), 15c Justice (O31)15c Justice (O31). Original gum, choice centering, fresh color on bright paper, Extremely Fine

475
350
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1714
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1714, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)15c Navy (O42), 15c Navy (O42)15c Navy (O42). Original gum, bright color on crisp paper, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate

375
650
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1715
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1715, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)24c, 90c Navy (O43), 24c, 90c Navy (O43)24c, 90c Navy (O43). Original gum, 90c slightly disturbed from hinge removal, beautiful pastel colors, Very Fine

1,450
800
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1716
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1716, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)30c Navy (O44), 30c Navy (O44)30c Navy (O44). Original gum, lightly hinged, intense color on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, XF 90; SMQ $725.00)

325
600
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1717
 
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1717, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)90c Navy (O45), 90c Navy (O45)90c Navy (O45). Jumbo margins, brilliant color, cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, exceedingly rare with such wide margins, with 1985 P.F. and 2013 P.S.E. certificates

375
1,500
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1718
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1718, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)90c State (O67), 90c State (O67)90c State (O67). Original gum, rich color on bright paper, Jumbo margins, long and full perforations

EXTREMELY FINE. A HUGE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT STATE DEPARTMENT.

With 2014 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, XF 90 Jumbo; SMQ $1,950.00 as 90, unpriced as 95), this is the highest grade awarded and the only example to achieve it.

1,050
1,400
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1719
 
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1719, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$2.00 State (O68), $2.00 State (O68)$2.00 State (O68). Bold cork cancel, few faults incl. tear and reperfed, otherwise Fine, scarce in used condition

3,000
325
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1720
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1720, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$5.00 State (O69), $5.00 State (O69)$5.00 State (O69). Some gum disturbance from hinge removal, intense colors, Fine

8,000
2,000
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1721
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1721, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$10.00 State (O70), $10.00 State (O70)$10.00 State (O70). Original gum, minor disturbance from hinge removal, some trivial perf flaws, Fine appearance

5,000
800
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1722
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1722, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$20.00 State (O71), $20.00 State (O71)$20.00 State (O71). Original gum, a bit disturbed from hinge removal, wonderfully fresh color and clear impression, Fine and attractive

5,500
1,100
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1723
 
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1723, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)30c Treasury (O81), 30c Treasury (O81)30c Treasury (O81). Well-balanced margins, rich color beautifully complemented by large red circle of wedges cancel, Very Fine and choice, a striking stamp and very scarce with a colored cancellation, with 2001 and 2004 P.F. certificates

12
500
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1724
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1724, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94), 1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94)1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94). Without gum as issued, fresh and bright color, unpunched perf at top, perfs just barely in at right, still Fine and an attractive collectible example of this rare Official Soft Paper issue

6,000
900
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1725
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1725, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94), 1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94)1c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O94). Without gum as issued, brilliant color, Fine

6,000
850
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1726
 
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1726, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)3c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O95), 3c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O95)3c Agriculture, Soft Paper (O95). Deep rich color, wide margins, beautifully struck ornamental fancy cancel, Very Fine and choice, with 2004 P.F. certificate

125
1,600
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1727
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1727, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103), 24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103). Original gum, lightly hinged and attractive color

VERY FINE. AN EXCEPTIONALLY WELL-CENTERED AND RARE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 24-CENT INTERIOR ON SOFT PAPER.

Tiny backstamp just shows thru and leaves tiny indentation. With 1996 and 2013 P.F. certificates

4,500
1,900
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1728
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1728, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103), 24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103). Original gum, lightly hinged, selvage at top, rich color, a Fine example of this rare Soft Paper Official

4,500
800
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1729
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1729, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103), 24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103)24c Interior, Soft Paper (O103). Unused (no gum), characteristic pastel color of the Soft Paper Issue, fresh and Fine

2,100
700
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1730
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1730, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)10c Treasury, Soft Paper (O111), 10c Treasury, Soft Paper (O111)10c Treasury, Soft Paper (O111). Original gum, lightly hinged, bright shade, Very Fine and choice, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, VF 80; SMQ $270.00)

260
475
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1731°
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1731, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)90c Treasury, Soft Paper (O113), 90c Treasury, Soft Paper (O113)90c Treasury, Soft Paper (O113). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color on crisp paper, small natural paper wrinkle at bottom right, Fine, an extremely difficult issue to obtain in any degree of soundness as most we have offered are quite faulty, with 2014 PSAG certificate

5,500
1,800
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1732
 
1c-$1.00 Official Postal Savings Mail (O121-O126). Complete used and unused singles and blocks of four less No. O124 block of four, Fine-Very Fine lot, seldom offered and the blocks--especially the used--are difficult to find

2,438
400
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1733
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1733, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)5c Light Blue, Colored Border (PR1a), 5c Light Blue, Colored Border (PR1a)5c Light Blue, Colored Border (PR1a). Without gum as issued, Very Fine, this is a truly scarce shade, note in pencil on back of stamp states that this stamp was bought at auction in 1926 for $14.50 -- a substantial sum in those days

1,000
1,200
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1734
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1734, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$12.00 Blue Green, 1875 Issue (PR28), $12.00 Blue Green, 1875 Issue (PR28)$12.00 Blue Green, 1875 Issue (PR28). Original gum, h.r., magnificent deep rich color, attractively centered, Very Fine

4,500
2,000
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1735
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1735, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)8c Gray Black, 1875 Special Printing (PR37), 8c Gray Black, 1875 Special Printing (PR37)8c Gray Black, 1875 Special Printing (PR37). Without gum as issued, wide margins and choice centering, sharp color and impression, Extremely Fine, with 1988 and 2014 P.F. certificates (VF-XF 85), a rare stamp in this outstanding condition and undercatalogued in Scott

975
1,200
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1736
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1736, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$24.00 Dark Violet, 1879 Issue (PR76). Mint N.H, $24.00 Dark Violet, 1879 Issue (PR76). Mint N.H$24.00 Dark Violet, 1879 Issue (PR76). Mint N.H., intense shade, choice centering and margins, Very Fine and choice, scarce in Mint N.H. condition, with 2002 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

800
500
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1737
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1737, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$60.00 Purple, 1879 Issue (PR79). Mint N.H, $60.00 Purple, 1879 Issue (PR79). Mint N.H$60.00 Purple, 1879 Issue (PR79). Mint N.H., rich color and detailed impression, wide margins, Very Fine and choice, scarce in Mint N.H. condition, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate for pair

850
2,000
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1738
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1738, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)6c Intense Black, 1894 Issue (PR93). Mint N.H, 6c Intense Black, 1894 Issue (PR93). Mint N.H6c Intense Black, 1894 Issue (PR93). Mint N.H., wide margins, most recent certificate states reperfed at right

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 6-CENT 1894 FIRST BUREAU NEWSPAPER STAMP.

With 2007 P.S.E. and 2013 P.F. certificates, the former as sound

11,500
1,200
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1739
 
Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1739, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$100.00 Purple, 1895 Watermarked Issue (PR125), $100.00 Purple, 1895 Watermarked Issue (PR125)$100.00 Purple, 1895 Watermarked Issue (PR125). Intense shade and impression, unusually wide margins, oval handstamp cancel, Extremely Fine, a gorgeous stamp, scarce in such superb condition as a used stamp, with 2013 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95)

240
900
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1740
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1c-$1.00 Parcel Post (Q1-Q12). Complete matched set of bottom plate no. singles, 1c, 4c, 10c-20c and $1.00 Mint N.H., fresh and bright, Fine-Very Fine with the 50c an Extremely Fine Gem

1,795
750
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1741
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1741, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)3c Parcel Post (Q3), 3c Parcel Post (Q3)3c Parcel Post (Q3). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins and precise centering, deep rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $875.00 as 98, unpriced in any higher grade)

27
650
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1742
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1742, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)25c Parcel Post (Q9), 25c Parcel Post (Q9)25c Parcel Post (Q9). Mint N.H., radiant color, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $875.00)

170
550
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1743
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1743, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$1.00 Parcel Post (Q12), $1.00 Parcel Post (Q12)$1.00 Parcel Post (Q12). Mint N.H. with selvage at right, wide margins, fresh and Very Fine

700
275
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1744
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Sale Number 1067, Lot Number 1744, Officials, Newspapers, Parcel Post (Scott O, PR, Q)$1.00 Parcel Post (Q12), $1.00 Parcel Post (Q12)$1.00 Parcel Post (Q12). Mint N.H., wide margins, lovely rich color, Very Fine

700
250
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