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Sale 1150 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday, 1 March, 2017

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
695°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 695, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Original gum, intense shade and impression on bright paper, choice centering with wide margins

FRESH AND EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 2-CENT BLACK JACK RE-ISSUE.

Only 979 were sold. With 2005 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $7,750.00)

3,500
4,250
696
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 696, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Original gum, intense shade on bright paper, pulled perf at bottom right, otherwise Fine

3,500
800
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697
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 697, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Unused (no gum), rich color, pulled perf at bottom right, nibbed perf at left, otherwise Very Fine, ex Slawson, with 1965 P.F. certificate

1,850
700
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698
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 698, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105), 5c Brown, Re-Issue (105)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105). Original gum, h.r., crisp impression and bright shade, light corner crease at top right, small thin spot at top left, Very Fine appearance

2,600
550
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699
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 699, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)10c Green, Re-Issue (106), 10c Green, Re-Issue (106)10c Green, Re-Issue (106). Part original gum, rich color, reperfed at right, tiny perf tear at top center, appears Very Fine, ex Slawson, with 1965 P.F. certificate not mentioning any faults

3,100
1,300
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700°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 700, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Original gum, lightly hinged, intense shade and proof-like impression, beautiful centering with unusually wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE. SCARCE WITH SUCH WIDE AND BALANCED MARGINS. AN ABSOLUTELY STUNNING STAMP AND ONE OF THE FINEST IN EXISTENCE.

The 12c Re-Issue was printed from a new plate of 100 subjects, compared to the original plate of 200 in two panes. 10,000 stamps were printed (100 impressions). Only 389 of the 12c were sold; the remaining 9,611 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

With 1977 and 2005 P.F. certificates

3,750
7,500
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701
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 701, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Original gum, intense shade and impression on bright paper, perfs scissors-separated, short perf at top left, otherwise Very Fine

3,750
1,000
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702
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 702, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Unused (no gum), thin spot at top, some toning, reperfed, Fine appearance, ex Slawson, with 1965 P.F. certificate mentioning only the thin spot

2,100
675
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703
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 703, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109), 24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109)24c Deep Violet, Re-Issue (109). Unused (no gum), rich color and detailed impression, perfs scissors-separated at top and bottom, reperfed, Very Fine appearance, ex Slawson, with 1967 P.F. certificate as sound

2,700
1,300
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704
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 704, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110), 30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110). Unused (no gum), rich color, fresh and Fine, ex Slawson, with 1965 P.F. certificate

2,800
850
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705
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 705, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111), 90c Blue, Re-Issue (111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111). Original gum, h.r., deep rich color on bright paper, three wide margins, perfs scissors-separated but intact all around, Fine

6,750
2,000
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