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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 — First Federal Issue: Tennessee

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2084
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2084, First Federal Issue: Tennessee4c Tennessee (RM214), 4c Tennessee (RM214)4c Tennessee (RM214). Clear impression at left of handwritten promissory note dated August 5, 1798, some overall toning, sensible small reinforcement along vertical file fold well away from embossing, Very Fine, scarce, only eight are recorded in the Combs survey

500
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2085
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2085, First Federal Issue: Tennessee10c-25c Tennessee (RM215-RM216), 10c-25c Tennessee (RM215-RM216)10c-25c Tennessee (RM215-RM216). Sharp impressions, 10c on handwritten promissory note dated September 27, 1798, 25c on handwritten bond dated October 29, 1799, each slightly affected by file fold, 25c with some reinforcing along another fold away from embossing, Very Fine impressions

540
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2086
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2086, First Federal Issue: Tennessee50c Tennessee (RM219), 50c Tennessee (RM219)50c Tennessee (RM219). Sharp impression at top left of handwritten promissory note dated September 12, 1799, expertly reattached along separations at folds, some waterstaining does not affect embossing, few minor toned spots, light crease just affects embossing, still a Very Fine impression and very rare, only four are recorded in the Combs survey

1,250
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2087
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2087, First Federal Issue: Tennessee75c Tennessee (RM220), 75c Tennessee (RM220)75c Tennessee (RM220). Clear impression at left of handwritten promissory note dated July 3, 1800, overwritten with manuscript, horizontal and vertical file folds affect embossing but no breaks -- it is well intact

VERY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THE 75-CENT TENNESSEE FIRST FEDERAL ISSUE. ONE OF THE GREAT RARITIES OF THE ISSUE.

Ex Sheldon and Joyce. Listed but unpriced in Scott.

E. 2,000-3,000
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