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Sale 1210 — The Joseph Antizzo Collection of Embossed Revenue Stamped Paper

Sale Date — Wednesday, 23 October, 2019

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Category — British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2001
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2001, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York-1/2p Red, Massachusetts (RM1), -1/2p Red, Massachusetts (RM1)-1/2p Red, Massachusetts (RM1). Clearly printed impression at bottom right corner of The Boston Weekly News-Letter dated July 8, 1756, interesting news content including list of those killed and missing at Fort Bigham during French and Indian War, newspaper with some slight wear but remarkably complete, Very Fine impression of this scarce early typographed revenue issue, one of the finest impressions we have ever encountered

2,500
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2002
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2002, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York2p Massachusetts (RM2), 2p Massachusetts (RM2)2p Massachusetts (RM2). Remarkably clear embossing on part-printed bond dated November 11, 1755, manuscript of bond slightly touches the embossing, some splitting along folds sensibly reinforced, Very Fine impression and scarce

400
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2003
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2003, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York3p Massachusetts (RM3), 3p Massachusetts (RM3)3p Massachusetts (RM3). Remarkably sharp impression at bottom left of part-printed summons dated May 17, 1757, slight wear, Extremely Fine impression

160
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2004
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2004, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York4p Massachusetts (RM4), 4p Massachusetts (RM4)4p Massachusetts (RM4). Clear embossing at top left of part-printed land deed dated June 5, 1756, Very Fine and scarce in such wonderful condition

700
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2005
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2005, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York-1/2p New York (RM9), -1/2p New York (RM9)-1/2p New York (RM9). Clear impression on four-page October 10, 1757, edition of The New-York Mercury, interesting news content including report of fortification of Savannah, Extremely Fine impression, Mr. Antizzo considers this to be the finest impression he has ever seen, ex Joyce

1,600
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2006
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2006, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York1p New York (RM10), 1p New York (RM10)1p New York (RM10). Clear impression at bottom left of part-printed bill of lading dated January 3, 1759, very attractive document with illustration of a galleon integrated into first letter of printed text, Very Fine

1,750
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2007
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2007, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York2p New York (RM11), 2p New York (RM11)2p New York (RM11). Sharp impression at top left in margin of handwritten promissory note dated April 30, 1755, Very Fine, rare in such superb condition

450
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2008
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2008, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York3p New York (RM12), 3p New York (RM12)3p New York (RM12). Clear impression at top left of part-printed power of attorney dated May 25, 1757, some splitting along folds has been sensibly mended, Very Fine impression

550
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2009
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2009, British Colonial Tax Stamps: Massachusetts, New York4p New York (RM13), 4p New York (RM13)4p New York (RM13). Detailed impression in top left margin of 13 x 16 in. part-printed lease for a farm in Dutchess County N.Y., dated April 10, 1757, document with small fold separation sensibly reinforced, small paper break at base of embossing, still a Very Fine impression, ex Makepeace and Joyce

550
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