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Sale 1156 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Thursday, 11 May, 2017

Category — 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3753
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3753, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Carmine (554), 2c Carmine (554)2c Carmine (554). Mint N.H., perfect centering with Jumbo margins, wonderful depth of color, Extremely Fine Gem, a huge stamp, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $435.00)

3
375
3754
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3754, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)$1.00 Violet Black (571), $1.00 Violet Black (571)$1.00 Violet Black (571). Mint N.H., essentially perfect centering, post-office fresh, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $850.00)

90
550
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3755
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3755, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)$5.00 Carmine & Blue (573), $5.00 Carmine & Blue (573)$5.00 Carmine & Blue (573). Mint N.H., brilliant colors, outstanding centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,150.00), only one Mint N.H. stamp has been graded higher

200
950
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3756
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3756, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)10c Orange, Perf 10 (591), 10c Orange, Perf 10 (591)10c Orange, Perf 10 (591). Mint N.H., choice centering, vivid color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $375.00)

90
250
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3757
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3757, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Carmine, Rotary, Perf 11 (595), 2c Carmine, Rotary, Perf 11 (595)2c Carmine, Rotary, Perf 11 (595). Mint N.H., rich color and proof-like impression, well-proportioned margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $675.00)

475
500
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3758
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3758, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Carmine, Ty. II, Coil (599A), 2c Carmine, Ty. II, Coil (599A)2c Carmine, Ty. II, Coil (599A). Mint N.H. joint line pair, brilliant color, exceptional centering, tiny black adherence speck at top is barely noticeable and not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine, ex Hoffman, with 2000 P.F. certificate

1,150
500
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3759
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3759, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)1-1/2c Yellow Brown, Coil (605), 1-1/2c Yellow Brown, Coil (605)1-1/2c Yellow Brown, Coil (605). Mint N.H. joint line pair, perfect centering, rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb line pair, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $350.00), this is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only two others

7
600
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3760
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3760, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Carmine, Coil (606), 2c Carmine, Coil (606)2c Carmine, Coil (606). Mint N.H. joint line pair, vivid color, Jumbo margins and precise centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $600.00), only one Scott 606 joint line pair has achieved a higher grade (Gem 100) and this 98J grade is shared by no others

5
550
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3761
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3761, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Lexington-Concord (618), 2c Lexington-Concord (618)2c Lexington-Concord (618). Mint N.H., brilliant color, perfect centering with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $225.00), only one has been graded higher (at 100J, offered in our Sale 1019)

7
425
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3762
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3762, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)13c Green (622), 13c Green (622)13c Green (622). Mint N.H., fresh color and paper, beautifully centered with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $325.00), only four have graded higher (three at 100, one at 100J), a statistic that has not changed in at least five years

20
225
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3763
nhbl
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3763, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)1-1/2c Harding, Rotary (631), 1-1/2c Harding, Rotary (631)1-1/2c Harding, Rotary (631). Mint N.H. center block with crossed gutters and dash, Very Fine and choice, scarce position piece

1,050
350
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3764
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3764, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A), 2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A)2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A). Mint N.H., bright and fresh, Very Fine, with 2004 P.F. certificate

650
275
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3765
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3765, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Lake, Sullivan Expedition (657a), 2c Lake, Sullivan Expedition (657a)2c Lake, Sullivan Expedition (657a). Mint N.H., rich distinctive color on bright white paper, Very Fine, with 2013 A.P.S. certificate

625
425
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3766
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3766, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Kans. Ovpt. (660), 2c Kans. Ovpt. (660)2c Kans. Ovpt. (660). Mint N.H. with top selvage, intense shade and impression, gorgeous centering with unusually wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $325.00), this is the highest grade awarded to a Scott 660

7
325
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3767
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1c-10c Kans., Nebr. Overprints (658/679). Balance of 11 Mint N.H. P.S.E. graded stamps, mostly 85's and 90's but two 95's present as well (Nos. 662 and 667), just a single stamp graded 80, fresh and Extremely Fine group, total SMQ $1,085.00

E. 500-750
475
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3768
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3768, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)7c Kans. Ovpt. (665), 7c Kans. Ovpt. (665)7c Kans. Ovpt. (665). Mint N.H., intense shade and impression, near perfect centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $375.00)

50
190
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3769
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3769, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)10c Nebr. Ovpt. (679), 10c Nebr. Ovpt. (679)10c Nebr. Ovpt. (679). Mint N.H., outstanding centering, brilliant color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1998 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $500.00)

180
190
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3770
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3770, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)50c Lilac (701), 50c Lilac (701)50c Lilac (701). Mint N.H., bright color on post office fresh paper, near perfect centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $550.00)

52
475
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3771
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3771, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)2c Jefferson, Silkote Paper (1033a), 2c Jefferson, Silkote Paper (1033a)2c Jefferson, Silkote Paper (1033a). Mint N.H. with selvage at right, beautifully fresh and Extremely Fine, with 2011 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $450.00)

275
350
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3772
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Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3772, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)4c Water Conservation, Brown Orange Missing (1150a), 4c Water Conservation, Brown Orange Missing (1150a)4c 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.

2,750
1,500
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3773
nh
Sale Number 1156, Lot Number 3773, 1922 and Later (Scott 551-1867b)39c Greenville Clark, Vertical Pair, Imperforate Between (1867b), 39c Greenville Clark, Vertical Pair, Imperforate Between (1867b)39c Greenville Clark, Vertical Pair, Imperforate Between (1867b). Mint N.H. top right corner selvage pair, with copyright, horizontal perfs at an angle as always, Very Fine, a rare error, Datz states "5+ pairs reported"

1,500
225
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