Sale 1172 — United States Stamps and Hawaii

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 December, 2017

Category — Postal Stationery

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
937
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Sale 1172, Lot 937, Postal Stationery5c Columbian, Slate Brown Error of Color (U350a). Legal-sized, unused, crease at far left corner, otherwise Very Fine, scarce with less than 20 examples believed to exist

1,100
700
938
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Sale 1172, Lot 938, Postal Stationery16c 1988 Postal Cards, Two-Sided Essay (UX124-E, UX125-E). Single card with printing on both sides, front side with Settling of Ohio, Northwest Territory and 16c value, reverse with Hearst Castle Cal. and 16c value, crisp and Very Fine, extremely rare, these two designs were issued in 1988 with 15c values, according to the UPSS, prior to the April 1988 postage increase the U.S. Postal Service did not know whether the new domestic rate would be 15c or 16c so essays were made for both rates, while cards showing one design and 16c are known, this example with both designs and 16c on the same card is extremely rare, possibly unique

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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