Sale 1107 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 28-29 July, 2015

Category — Modern Errors

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
540
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Sale 1107, Lot 540, Modern Errors6c Roosevelt Vertical Coil, Imperforate (1298a). Mint N.H. pair, fresh and Extremely Fine and scarce, Datz records only 25-30 pairs known, with 1974 P.F. certificate

1,750
1,200
541
nh
Sale 1107, Lot 541, Modern Errors8c Tom Sawyer, Red and Black Engraved Colors Omitted (1470b). Mint N.H. with top selvage, Extremely Fine, with 1998 P.F. certificate

850
375
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542
nh
Sale 1107, Lot 542, Modern Errors8c Copernicus, Engraved Black Color Omitted (1488b). Mint N.H., Extremely Fine, striking error with all color missing except for a small spot of orange, with 2001 P.F. certificate

750
275
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543
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Sale 1107, Lot 543, Modern Errors8c Electronics, Black Inscriptions Omitted, Tan and Lilac Background Omitted (1501a, 1501b). Mint N.H., former disturbed original gum (possibly all examples are disturbed), Very Fine

1,000
250
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544
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Sale 1107, Lot 544, Modern Errors15c Electronics, Engraved Black Inscriptions and Denomination Omitted (1502a). Mint N.H., Very Fine, ex Floyd, with 1993 P.F. certificate

900
550
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545
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Sale 1107, Lot 545, Modern Errors10c Rural America, Engraved Black and Blue Omitted (1506a). Mint N.H., Extremely Fine

600
350
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546
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Sale 1107, Lot 546, Modern Errors10c Space Issues, Engraved Dark Blues and Red Omitted (1556b, 1557a). Mint N.H., trivial speck of blue offset on back of former, Very Fine

850
200
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547
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Sale 1107, Lot 547, Modern Errors13c "Spirit of 76", Imperforate (1631b). Mint N.H. triptych, small fingerprint on gum, Extremely Fine

650
400
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548
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13c-31c Bicentennial Souvenir Sheet Errors (1686g, i, 1688i, 1689g, h, i). Mint N.H., Very Fine group, one of the most challenging "sets" of errors to complete as there must be about 50 different

2,600
700
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549
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Sale 1107, Lot 549, Modern Errors31c Bicentennial Souvenir Sheet, "U.S.A./31c" Omitted, Imperforate (1689f). Mint N.H., Very Fine, scarce

950
650
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550
 
Sale 1107, Lot 550, Modern Errors31c Bicentennial Souvenir Sheet, Tagging, Omitted, Imperforate (1689k). Affixed to larger thin gray card with "Bicentennial Souvenir Sheet" imprint at top and tied by "Philadelphia Pa. May 29 1976" First Day circular datestamp, Very Fine and scarce

2,150
750
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551
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Sale 1107, Lot 551, Modern Errors25c Pheasant, Booklet Pane of Ten, Imperforate Between Horizontally (2283d). Mint N.H., with plate no. A1111, Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,375
275
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552
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Sale 1107, Lot 552, Modern Errors$2.40 Moon Landing, Engraved Black Omitted (2419a). Mint N.H., trace of a few black ink specks as normally seen on this error, Very Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate

2,225
325
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553
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25c "Love", Booklet Pane of Ten, Bright Pink Omitted (2441c). Complete booklet of two panes, error on top, other normal, Mint N.H., Very Fine

950
200
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554
P
Sale 1107, Lot 554, Modern Errors25c Eisenhower Birth Centenary, Plate Proof on Gummed Stamp Paper (2513P). Mint N.H. vertical pair, choice margins, Extremely Fine, from the ABNCo. archives

875
180
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555
Pbl
Sale 1107, Lot 555, Modern Errors29c Christmas Toys, Booklet Pane of Four, Plate Proof on Gummed Stamp Paper (2718aPb). Mint N.H., huge left margin with plate no. A111111, Extremely Fine, from the ABNCo. archives

1,000
180
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556
nhbl
Sale 1107, Lot 556, Modern Errors32c Marilyn Monroe, Imperforate (2967a). Mint N.H. horizontal block of six, pos. 1 and 4 completely imperforate, pos. 2 and 5 imperforate three sides, pos. 3 and 6 fully perforated, with bottom right pane margin plate no. S1221, plate pos. 3 of six panes in the sheet, Extremely Fine, interesting transitional piece

600
375
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557
nhbl
Sale 1107, Lot 557, Modern Errors32c Civil War, Se-Tenant Pane of 20, Perforated, Part Perforate and Imperforate (2975var.). Mint N.H., plate no. S1111, pos. four in the sheet of six panes, designs b and g-j Part Perforate, c-e Imperforate, others normal Perforated varieties, this error was caused by a paper jam in the printing press which caused tears to affect designs g, l and m (last two trivial), crease between b and c and crease in imperforate margin above b and c, otherwise Very Fine, unlisted in Scott

E. 400-500
350
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558
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Sale 1107, Lot 558, Modern Errors32c Suffrage, Engraved Black Omitted (2980a). Mint N.H. bottom right plate no. 1111 block of four, typical Fine centering and is valued in this condition, well-centered command much higher prices

1,400
225
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559
nhbl
Sale 1107, Lot 559, Modern Errors32c Chinese New Year (Rat), Imperforate (3060a). Mint N.H. bottom left plate no. 1111 block of four, pos. 5 in the sheet of nine panes, Extremely Fine

1,250
375
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560
nhbl
Sale 1107, Lot 560, Modern Errors32c Christmas Se-Tenant, Imperforate 3108-3111b, c var.). Mint N.H. bottom right plate no. 2222 block of eight, right vertical pair the imperforate variety, doesn't seem to conform to the design sequences listed in Scott Specialized, Very Fine, scarce and unusual

E. 300-400
325
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