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Sale 1150 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday, 1 March, 2017

Category — 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1063
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1063, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)3c Violet (464), 3c Violet (464)3c Violet (464). Mint N.H., deep rich color on fresh paper, outstanding centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1996 P.F. and 2016 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $950.00), only three have been graded higher (highest is 98)

175
800
1064°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1064, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in block of twelve, intact perfs all around showing portions of 13 adjoining 2c stamps (No. 463), natural straight-edge at bottom, deep rich color, well-centered throughout with the two errors exceptionally so

EXTREMELY FINE GEM BLOCK OF THE 5-CENT CARMINE PERF 10 DOUBLE-ERROR.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; blocks unpriced in SMQ)

2,900
0
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1065°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1065, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in pane of 100, with typed "In rememberance of your PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN VISIT to CHEYENNE, WYOMING on September 16th, 1932. Best wishes for your success. Sincerely Yours, A.P.S. #1905" and signed "P. Jacob Gauff", centering varies from Fine-Extremely Fine with the error block Fine-Very Fine, unusual dedication to F.D.R.

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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1066
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1066, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)6c Red Orange (468), 6c Red Orange (468)6c Red Orange (468). Mint N.H., vibrant color on bright paper, wide and balanced margins, barest trace of oxidation, Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, ex "Laila", with 1996 P.S.E. certificate for a block

190
400
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1067°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1067, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)7c Black (469), 7c Black (469)7c Black (469). Mint N.H., bright shade and proof-like impression, precise centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,500.00)

270
1,000
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1068°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1068, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)7c Black (469), 7c Black (469)7c Black (469). Mint N.H. wide top plate no. 7919 block of six, intense shade, exceptionally choice centering throughout, fresh and intact

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB AND VERY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED WIDE TOP PLATE BLOCK OF THE 7-CENT PERF 10 UNWATERMARKED FRANKLIN ISSUE IN THE FINEST ATTAINABLE CONDITION.

The 7c 1916 Issue is exceedingly rare as a full top plate block in Mint N.H. condition. We have not offered another example in any gum condition since our 2003 "Silver Lake" sale, and this block has better centering.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate

2,500
0
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1069
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1069, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)10c Orange Yellow (472), 10c Orange Yellow (472)10c Orange Yellow (472). Mint N.H., choice margins and well-centered, Very Fine

230
300
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1070°
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1070, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)11c Dark Green (473), 11c Dark Green (473)11c Dark Green (473). Mint N.H., deep rich color, outstanding margins and centering on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1916 11-CENT FRANKLIN, SCOTT 473, WHICH IS GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $2,000.00). Only two have graded higher and five others share this desirable grade. This is the highest grade we have offered in one of our auctions.

95
1,450
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1071
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1071, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)11c Dark Green (473), 11c Dark Green (473)11c Dark Green (473). Mint N.H., deep rich color on bright paper, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $625.00)

95
600
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1072
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1072, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Lightly hinged, excellent centering, lovely shade on bright paper, Extremely Fine

900
1,100
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1073
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Sale Number 1150, Lot Number 1073, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480), $2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480). Lightly hinged, both with wide margins and rich colors, Extremely Fine

380
250
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