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Sale 1113 — United States Essays and Proofs

Sale Date — Tuesday, 17 November, 2015

Category — 1861-66 Issue: Unkown Authors

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2172
E
Sale Number 1113, Lot Number 2172, 1861-66 Issue: Unkown AuthorsUnknown Author, 2c Bright Green, Pencil and Watercolor Drawing on Thick Card (73-E2), Unknown Author, 2c Bright Green, Pencil and Watercolor Drawing on Thick Card (73-E2)Unknown Author, 2c Bright Green, Pencil and Watercolor Drawing on Thick Card (73-E2). 34 x 39mm, rich colors, beautiful intricate design

EXTREMELY FINE. THE UNIQUE HAND-DRAWN ESSAY FOR A 2-CENT STAMP, WHICH EVENTUALLY LED TO THE BLACK JACK ISSUE.

Ex Brazer, Metzger and Lake Shore

3,750
2,600
2173
E
Sale Number 1113, Lot Number 2173, 1861-66 Issue: Unkown AuthorsUnknown Author, 2c-5c Indian and Liberty Designs, 1861-66 Essays (73-E3, 73-E4, 73-E5), Unknown Author, 2c-5c Indian and Liberty Designs, 1861-66 Essays (73-E3, 73-E4, 73-E5)Unknown Author, 2c-5c Indian and Liberty Designs, 1861-66 Essays (73-E3, 73-E4, 73-E5). Choice large group including 13 full sheets of nine plus 10 strips, wide range of colors and papers, also a couple of what appear to be counterfeits (odd that these would be counterfeited), a few minor flaws, Very Fine and impressive group, Scott Retail as singles averaging $40.00 each more than $5,800.00

E. 1,500-2,000
1,800
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2174
E
Sale Number 1113, Lot Number 2174, 1861-66 Issue: Unkown AuthorsUnknown Author, 10c Indian Vignette Facing Right, 1861-66 Plate Essays (73-E6a, 73-E6c), Unknown Author, 10c Indian Vignette Facing Right, 1861-66 Plate Essays (73-E6a, 73-E6c)Unknown Author, 10c Indian Vignette Facing Right, 1861-66 Plate Essays (73-E6a, 73-E6c). Six of first, each a different color, a couple with mounting stains at top, two panes of four and two singles of second, also different colors, panes in Black and Red, overall Very Fine group

2,700
550
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