Sale 1133 — United States and Possessions

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 26-27 July, 2016

Category — Modern Errors

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
461
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Sale 1133, Lot 461, Modern Errors4c Water Conservation, Brown Orange Missing (1150a). Horizontal strip of three, right stamp the error leaving the left two-thirds of the stamp with color omitted, caused by a small piece of paper having been on top of the sheet during printing and still attached and folded back for display, score line where piece of paper ended and small natural gum skip

VERY FINE. ONE OF THE RAREST COLOR-OMITTED ERRORS WITH ONLY FOUR EXAMPLES KNOWN TO EXIST FROM ONE SHEET.

A visually striking error.

3,000
2,200
462
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Sale 1133, Lot 462, Modern Errors$1.00 Dull Purple, Coil, Imperforate (1305Cd). Mint N.H. pair, fresh and Very Fine, Datz reports only 50 pairs recorded

1,500
900
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463
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Sale 1133, Lot 463, Modern Errors8c Apollo 8, Imperforate (1371 var). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, left stamp with slight horizontal crease, Very Fine appearance, only 50 pairs exist and is currently classified as "printer's waste"

E. 500-750
325
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464
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Sale 1133, Lot 464, Modern Errors6c Baseball, Black Omitted (1381a). Mint N.H. wtih selvage at bottom, well-centered, fresh colors, Extremely Fine, a choice example of this popular stamp, photocopy of 1976 P.F. (as a block of four) and 2002 P.F. certificates

600
325
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465
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Sale 1133, Lot 465, Modern Errors6c Dark Blue Gray, Imperforate Pair (1401b). Mint N.H. with full original gum which is often not the case with this error, margins large to full, fresh color, tiny natural gum skip at top, Very Fine, a rare error, ex Liberman, Datz states 20-30 pairs reported with some affected by gum loss and/or faults

2,500
2,400
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466
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Sale 1133, Lot 466, Modern Errors6c Christmas, Precanceled, Blue Omitted (1414c). Mint N.H., fresh and Very Fine, a scarce error, Datz reports only 15 examples recorded, with 1997 A.P.S. certificate

1,250
550
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467
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Sale 1133, Lot 467, Modern Errors6c Christmas, Black Omitted (1415b-1418d). Mint N.H., Doll Carriage with selvage at bottom

VERY FINE. A RARE SET OF THE 6-CENT CHRISTMAS WITH BLACK OMITTED. DATZ REPORTS ONLY 5-6 OF EACH SINGLE RECORDED.

Each with 2016 P.F. certificate

9,000
2,600
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468
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Sale 1133, Lot 468, Modern Errors10c Pioneer Jupiter, Imperforate (1556 var). Mint N.H. vertical pair with sheet margin at bottom, fresh colors, Extremely Fine, a scarce error of which only 50 pairs exist, currently classified as "printer's waste"

E. 750-1,000
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469
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Sale 1133, Lot 469, Modern Errors20c Flag Over Supreme Court, Dark Blue Omitted (1895g). Mint N.H. pair, bold colors, Extremely Fine, a rare error which is often missing from even the most advanced collections, Datz states "very rare", with 1993 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as singles

2,400
550
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470
nh
Sale 1133, Lot 470, Modern Errors1c Omnibus, Coil, Imperforate (2225c). Mint N.H. pair, bright color, Very Fine and rare, Datz reports only 22-24 pairs recorded

1,750
1,000
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471
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Sale 1133, Lot 471, Modern Errors29c World War II Souvenir Sheet, Black Omitted (2559k). Mint N.H. block of ten from the bottom part of the pane, pos. 1 with diagonal crease, pane folded vertically along perfs between pos. 2 and 3, 7 and 8

VERY FINE AND RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 29-CENT WORLD WAR II SOUVENIR SHEET WITH BLACK OMITTED. ONE OF ONLY TWO EXAMPLES RECORDED BY DATZ.

With 2016 P.F. certificate

12,500
0
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472
nhbl
Sale 1133, Lot 472, Modern Errors29c Wonders of the Sea, Imperforate (2866b). Mint N.H. bottom left corner margin se-tenant block of four with plate nos., brilliant colors, Very Fine, Datz reports about 60 blocks recorded

575
225
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473
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Sale 1133, Lot 473, Modern Errors(32c) Love, Booklet Pane of 20 Plus Label, Engraved Red "LOVE" Omitted (2949c). Fresh and Extremely Fine, a rare booklet pane, Datz states 40-60 stamps are reported in total, with 1995 P.F. certificate

4,000
2,400
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474
nhbl
Sale 1133, Lot 474, Modern Errors32c 1996 Summer Olympics, Se-Tenant Pane of 20, Imperforate and Part-Perforated (3068w). Mint N.H., perforations slightly shifted, position 5 completely imperforate, positions 4 and 9-10 partially imperforate, Very Fine, very few panes are known, with 2009 A.P.S. certificate

E. 750-1,000
400
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475
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Sale 1133, Lot 475, Modern Errors"H" Postcard Rate, Unissued Yellow "Hat" (3260 var). Mint N.H., fresh and Very Fine, scarce as approximately 100 unused examples are known, this is the first we have offered at auction, footnoted and pictured in Scott without a catalog number

3,000
1,300
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476
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Sale 1133, Lot 476, Modern Errors37c Flag, Vertical Pair, Imperforate Between (3632A var). Mint N.H., fresh and Very Fine, unlisted in Scott and Datz, we were unable to find another example offered at auction and doubt that very many exist

E. 750-1,000
600
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477
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Sale 1133, Lot 477, Modern Errors(41c) First-Class Flag, Coil, Imperforate (4133a). Mint N.H. pair, fresh and Very Fine

1,250
700
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478
nh
U.S. Error Balance. 31 items, many are die-cut omitted pairs plus a few color omitted examples to the 39c denomination, some better items noticed including Nos. 2466a, 2911a strip of three, 3031 with low ink variety, 3265b pair, 3622a, 3982a among much more, mostly Very Fine, catalogue value exceeds $4,000.00

E. 1,500-2,000
1,200
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