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Sale 1133 — United States and Possessions

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

Category — Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
563
ng
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 563, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$3.50 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R126), $3.50 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R126)$3.50 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R126). Unused, (no gum), bright color, Fine, unpriced as unused and very scarce thus, Scott Retail as used

500
190
564
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 564, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129), $20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129)$20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129). Well-centered, fresh color, ms. cancel, mild crease at top, Very Fine appearance

1,150
650
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565
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 565, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130), $25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130)$25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130). Rich color, neat ms. cancel, faint trace of a crease, otherwise Very Fine

1,100
300
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566
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 566, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131), $50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131)$50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131). Deep color, light ms. cancel, barest trace of a crease, otherwise Fine

1,400
265
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567
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 567, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$20.00 Orange & Black, Third Issue (R150), $20.00 Orange & Black, Third Issue (R150)$20.00 Orange & Black, Third Issue (R150). Brilliant color, Aug. 29, 1872 manuscript cancel, Very Fine

800
375
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568
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 568, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A), $20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A). Deep color, ms. cancel, miniscule thin speck, otherwise Very Fine and scarce

1,100
200
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569
og
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 569, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots5c Black, Rouletted, Proprietary (RB16c), 5c Black, Rouletted, Proprietary (RB16c)5c Black, Rouletted, Proprietary (RB16c). Original gum, h.r., well-centered, intense shade and sharp impression, small thin, Very Fine appearance, a rare stamp with original gum, Scott Retail as used

1,850
1,000
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570
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 570, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64), $100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64)$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64). Handstamp cancel, rich color on fresh paper, Very Fine, with 1999 A.P.S. certificate

950
375
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571
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 571, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80), $100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80)$100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80). Light handstamp cancel, fresh color, horizontal crease at top, Very Fine appearance

700
150
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572
 
Embossed Revenue Stamped Paper Group. Consisting of Nos. RM188-RM191 (two RM191), RM263b, RM266a, RM266c and RM510 (two), majority are on handwritten promissory notes, four on printed documents, the embossed strikes are generally clear and Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail

740
225
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573
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 573, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots2c Green A Die (RN-A9), 2c Green A Die (RN-A9)2c Green A Die (RN-A9). On 1866 receipt of payment, endorsement written across stamp, which is in all cases unavoidable, minor filing creases far from stamp, faint soiling, otherwise Very Fine, this is only the second example we have offered since keeping computerized records

1,350
375
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574
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 574, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots$1.00 Brown W Die (RN-W5), $1.00 Brown W Die (RN-W5)$1.00 Brown W Die (RN-W5). Cut Square measuring 40 x 81mm, fresh color, some minor wrinkling at top, Very Fine, this is the first example we have offered since keeping computerized records, not priced as a cut square, full document catalogues $4,500.00 and is practically unobtainable

E. 400-500
650
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575
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 575, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots5c Brown, Q Die (RN-Q2), 5c Brown, Q Die (RN-Q2)5c Brown, Q Die (RN-Q2). Cut square measuring 39 x 76mm, rich color, Very Fine, rare even as a cut square, on full document it is almost never found, this is the first example we have offered since keeping computerized records

500
375
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576
 
Revenue Stamped Paper Collection. In a binder, some of the better items were not put into the binder and are still on the original auction lot cards where purchased, many dozens, minor duplication, catalogue values as high as $600.00 (Nos. RN-L4 and RN-O2), some of the higher catalogue values are in cut squares, such as Nos. RN-S2, RN-T7, RN U4 and RN-V10 (these four are almost never found as a full document), a few items not priced in Scott, such as No. RNX7e and a Specimen overprint, there are some inevitable small faults, but the overall condition is better than usually found, majority with Very Fine appearance, would make an excellent basis on which to expand, Scott Retail

12,100
2,700
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577
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 577, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group LotsEdward Wilder, 4c Vermilion, Die Cut, Silk Paper (RS267b), Edward Wilder, 4c Vermilion, Die Cut, Silk Paper (RS267b)Edward Wilder, 4c Vermilion, Die Cut, Silk Paper (RS267b). Rich color, margins close to just touching in a couple places, Fine and rare, only 18 are recorded in the Aldrich book, of which half are faulty to some degree.

2,250
650
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578
 
Private Die Proprietary Stamp Collection. The main collection is in an Aldrich album that contains over 570 different, plus there is a stockbook of duplicates with over 400, lacking the rarities, otherwise fairly well filled, with many cataloguing hundreds of dollars each, while there are some inevitable faults, the overall condition is a little better than what is often encountered, most with Fine-Very Fine appearance, would make an excellent Start to collecting this popular area

E. 3,000-4,000
11,000
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579
 
Revenue Collection. On Scott album pages, most of the value in the first three issues, First Issue imperforate to $50.00 and includes $1.60 Foreign Exchange, all of the $5.00 and $10.00 and $15.00 Mortgage, some part-perf, perforated complete to $200.00, including 6c Proprietary and $20.00 Probate of Will, Second Issue to $20.00, Third Issue complete, plus a 2c with Inverted Center, Proprietary to 50c, some later including Stock Transfer stamps, mixed condition, imperforate First Issue generally have sufficient margins, high total catalogue value

E. 2,000-3,000
6,250
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580
 
Revenues, Worthwhile Balance. Most of the value in 19th Century, particularly the First Issue, with better imperforate stamps (most have sufficient margins), perforated include four $20.00 Probate of Will and three $200.00, Second Issue includes a $20.00, Third Issue includes a $20.00 and a 2c with Inverted Center, also 50c Proprietary, No. RO136a (faults, P.F. certificate), and more, mixed condition, the higher cataloguing items with faults (usually small), Fine-Very Fine appearing

E. 1,500-2,000
5,000
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581
 
Sale Number 1133, Lot Number 581, Second Issue thru Private Die Revenues and Revenue Group Lots1938, Tax Paid Stamp for 19 Proof Gallons of 190 Proof Alcohol, 1938, Tax Paid Stamp for 19 Proof Gallons of 190 Proof Alcohol1938, Tax Paid Stamp for 19 Proof Gallons of 190 Proof Alcohol. "Act of 1938, Tax $2.25 per gallon" overprint, with 10 coupons attached, fresh and Very Fine, scarce

E. 300-400
325
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582
c
Revenue Stamps on Documents. 72 documents of various kind with revenue stamp affixed, earliest is 1866 Old Colony & Newport Rail Road Co. payroll ledger, with seven 2c Bank Check stamps affixed at different times, some other with First Issues, a few with Second Issue, including a $2.00, several checks with 2c stamps, from First Issue through the Battleship stamps, one with Postage stamp used as revenue, and one with revenue stamps used as postage, usual mixed condition, Fine-Very Fine appearance

E. 200-300
275
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