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Sale 1162 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 25-26 July, 2017

Category — War Savings, Revenue Group Lots

Cat./Est. Value
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 818, War Savings, Revenue Group Lots$5.00 Deep Blue, War Savings (WS4), $5.00 Deep Blue, War Savings (WS4)$5.00 Deep Blue, War Savings (WS4). H.r., wide margins and choice centering, fresh color, Extremely Fine

First thru Third Federal Issues Embossed Revenues, Collection. Extensive collection of more than 80 embossed revenue documents, many on typed exhibit pages, plenty in the $60.00 and below Scott Retail range but also a number over $200.00, First Federal Issue with approximately 35 items, better include RM86 (two), RM117, RM228 and RM230 used together on one document, RM241 on a promissory note for "the hire of a Negro man (slave), Peter, to be returned at harvest next, clothed as usual", Second Federal Issue with approximately 20 documents including one with the Counter stamp only on a letter that went through the mails, also RM267c, War of 1812 Third Federal Issue with more than 22 items including RM278a struck twice, RM285b (Scott Retail $550.00) and RM286a, also a few State issues, many though not all of the strikes are bold and clear, some typical paper flaws to be expected, overall a Fine-Very Fine and desirable collection, Scott Retail more than $4,500.00

E. 1,000-1,500
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Embossed Revenues on Documents. More than 20 documents, most with First Federal Issue Embossed Revenue stamps, states include Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Maryland, Vermont, North Carolina and others, couple earlier as well including better 1799 "Territory of the United States North-West of the Ohio" document, typical document faults to be expected, overall Fine group, all ex Kramer

E. 750-1,000
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Revenues Collection. Mounted in a Scott album, range of issues starting with First, nothing of significant value but plenty of stamps, also includes a stock book of Match & Medicine, overall mixed condition

E. 200-300
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