EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL NEWSPAPER SPECIAL PRINTING.
1,313 sold. With 1986 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 72-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL SPECIAL PRINTING.
Only 174 sold. With 1976 P.F. certificate
FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 96-CENT 1875 CONTINENTAL NEWSPAPER SPECIAL PRINTING.
Only 141 sold. With 1978 P.F. certificate
FRESH AND FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE $1.92 1875 CONTINENTAL NEWSPAPER SPECIAL PRINTING. ONLY 41 WERE SOLD.
The $1.92 value of the 1875 Continental Newspaper Special Printing marks the start of the rarities of the set. We have offered approximately a half-dozen unduplicated examples since keeping computerized records.
With 1978 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE $6.00 1875 CONTINENTAL NEWSPAPER SPECIAL PRINTING. ONLY FOURTEEN WERE SOLD, AND ONLY FIVE HAVE BEEN CERTIFIED AS GENUINE.
According to sale records of the 1875 Newspaper Special Printings, 14 of the $6.00 were sold and delivered. On July 16, 1884, the Special Printings were withdrawn from sale, and the remaining supply was destroyed.
Our records contain only five copies certified as genuine: four by The Philatelic Foundation and one certified by P.S.E. This is only the fourth we have offered since keeping computerized records.
With 1980 and 2017 P.F. certificates