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Sale 1156 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Thursday, 11 May, 2017

Category — 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3340
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3340, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H, 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Mint N.H., well-balanced margins, rich color, Very Fine and choice, with 2016 P.F. certificate for a block of three, Scott Retail as hinged

550
500
3341
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3341, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56), 3c Brown Rose, First Design (56)3c Brown Rose, First Design (56). Original gum, lightly hinged if at all with small pencil numeral on gum, bright color, Fine

550
130
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3342
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3342, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)10c Green, First Design, Plate Proof on India (62BP3), 10c Green, First Design, Plate Proof on India (62BP3)10c Green, First Design, Plate Proof on India (62BP3). Horizontal pair, ample to large margins, unmistakable deep color of the First Design, fresh and Very Fine, ex Puliafito

750
300
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3343
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3343, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B), 10c Dark Green, First Design (62B)10c Dark Green, First Design (62B). Deep rich color nicely complemented by red circular datestamp cancel, Very Fine and choice

1,710
0
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3344
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3344, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)1c Blue (63), 1c Blue (63)1c Blue (63). Rich color, some perfs scissors-trimmed, cancelled by perfect strike of Witch fancy cancel of Salem Mass., Extremely Fine strike which is rare on the 1c stamp

E. 200-300
100
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3345
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3345, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Original gum, vivid color, top right corner has been reattached, still a Fine appearing example of this rare original-gum 3c Pink, with 2017 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail $14,000.00

E. 750-1,000
425
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3346
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3346, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Wide margins and excellent centering, bright color in the distinctive Pink Shade, neat grid cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $1,350.00), only eight stamps grade higher

675
950
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3347
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3347, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Lake (66), 3c Lake (66)3c Lake (66). Original gum, unmistakable rich Lake shade, short perfs at top right, appears Fine

2,000
300
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3348
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3348, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)3c Lake (66), 3c Lake (66)3c Lake (66). Original gum, h.r., deep rich Lake shade, Very Good

2,000
400
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3349
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3349, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)5c Buff (67), 5c Buff (67)5c Buff (67). Unused (regummed), rich color, reperfed at left and sealed tear at top left, still appears Fine, a rare stamp in unused condition, with 2017 P.F. certificate

10,500
550
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3350
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3350, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)24c Brown Lilac (70a), 24c Brown Lilac (70a)24c Brown Lilac (70a). Unused (regummed), radiant color on bright paper, Very Fine

1,250
300
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3351°
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3351, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)5c Red Brown (75), 5c Red Brown (75)5c Red Brown (75). Wonderful warm color, neat strikes of target cancel, far better centering than normally seen with balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1862 5-CENT RED BROWN.

With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,400.00). This is the highest grade awarded in the P.S.E. Population Report

425
0
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3352
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3352, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)Encased Postage Group (EP2/EP115), Encased Postage Group (EP2/EP115)Encased Postage Group (EP2/EP115). 11 items, incl. Nos. EP2, EP3, EP9, EP13 (two), EP15, EP26a, EP53, EP70, EP97 and EP115, mixed condition with some mica or other flaws, Fine appearance

5,725
1,500
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3353
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3353, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)J. Gault, 3c-10c (EP95-EP97), J. Gault, 3c-10c (EP95-EP97)J. Gault, 3c-10c (EP95-EP97). 10c retains some original silvering, small mica flaws, Fine appearing trio of J. Gault encasements

1,925
600
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3354
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3354, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)J. Gault, New York N.Y., 24c Violet, Plain Frame (EP99), J. Gault, New York N.Y., 24c Violet, Plain Frame (EP99)J. Gault, New York N.Y., 24c Violet, Plain Frame (EP99). Intact mica without faults, stamp with some wrinkling, Very Fine, a scarce example of the 24c Gault encasement

2,250
1,900
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3355
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3355, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)Hunt & Nash, Irving House, New York, 10c Green (EP109), Hunt & Nash, Irving House, New York, 10c Green (EP109)Hunt & Nash, Irving House, New York, 10c Green (EP109). Stamp with rich color, mica clear with minor imperfections, attractive case, Very Fine example of this scarce encasement

1,300
800
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3356
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3356, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 5c Red Brown (EP131), Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 5c Red Brown (EP131)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 5c Red Brown (EP131). Case with usual wear, mica intact, with slight crazing and some lamination at top, appears Very Fine, scarce

1,500
1,000
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3357
 
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3357, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-78)Schapker & Bussing, Evansville Ind., 3c Rose (EP156), Schapker & Bussing, Evansville Ind., 3c Rose (EP156)Schapker & Bussing, Evansville Ind., 3c Rose (EP156). Stamp with slight wrinkling and tiny soiling, intact mica flaws, Fine

1,250
475
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