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Sale 1195 — The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues

Sale Date — Wednesday, 12 December, 2018

Category — Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
195
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 195, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Blue Green, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on India (63-E13a), 1c Blue Green, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on India (63-E13a)1c Blue Green, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on India (63-E13a). On 72 x 107mm card with full die sinkage, rich color, tiny corner thin on backing card at bottom right is inconsequential, fresh and Very Fine

1,750
1,700
196
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 196, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Scarlet, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (63-E13b), 1c Scarlet, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (63-E13b)1c Scarlet, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Die Essay on White Glazed Paper (63-E13b). 64 x 77mm, bright and fresh, Very Fine

1,750
1,600
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197
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 197, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Bowlsby Patent Coupons, Plate Essays (63-E13c/63-E13h), 1c Bowlsby Patent Coupons, Plate Essays (63-E13c/63-E13h)1c Bowlsby Patent Coupons, Plate Essays (63-E13c/63-E13h). Eight essays covering several of the listed varieties, mix of original gum and no gum, including imperforate in Red on pelure and white papers (63-E13c, d) perforated all around and between in Red and Blue (63-E13f), perforated all around and imperforate between in Red and Blue (63-E13g), perforated all around and rouletted between in Red and Blue (63-E13h), Fine-Very Fine, attractive group

1,850
1,700
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198
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 198, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Red, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on White Paper, 13 x 16mm Grill and Split Grill (63-E13e var), 1c Red, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on White Paper, 13 x 16mm Grill and Split Grill (63-E13e var)1c Red, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on White Paper, 13 x 16mm Grill and Split Grill (63-E13e var). One normal grill and one split grill, both in Red which is the only way they come, normal original gum, split grill no gum, with part of grill at top of coupon and part at bottom of stamp, full margins and bright colors in slightly different shades, Very Fine

950
550
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199
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 199, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Red, Blue, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essays, Perforated (63-E13f, g), 1c Red, Blue, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essays, Perforated (63-E13f, g)1c Red, Blue, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essays, Perforated (63-E13f, g). Two blocks of four, first perforated all around and between stamp and coupon in Blue (63-E13f), original gum, Fine-Very Fine, second perforated all around and imperf between stamp and coupon in Red (63-E13g), typical thick and uneven original gum, Very Fine, Scott Retail as singles

700
650
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200
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 200, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Bowlsby Patent1c Black, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on India (63-E13i), 1c Black, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on India (63-E13i)1c Black, Bowlsby Patent Coupon, Plate Essay on India (63-E13i). Large margins to clear, visible plate layout lines around design, Fine, by far the rarest of the Bowlsby Coupon plate essays, only 3-4 are believed to exist, the Black plate essays have faint layout lines around the subject and the die essays on glazed card or India do not have the layout lines

750
450
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