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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 — License to a Retailer

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2124
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2124, License to a Retailer$10.00 Retail License (RM451), $10.00 Retail License (RM451)$10.00 Retail License (RM451). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Domestic Spirits, in the country", dated December 25, 1813 at Portsmouth N.H., usual light file folds not affecting embossing, fresh and Very Fine

725
Future Sale
2125
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2125, License to a Retailer$12.00 Retail License (RM452), $12.00 Retail License (RM452)$12.00 Retail License (RM452). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in the country", dated December 31, 1813 at Northampton Mass., usual file folds with some reinforced splitting do not affect embossing, otherwise Very Fine

750
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2126
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2126, License to a Retailer$15.00 Retail License (RM453), $15.00 Retail License (RM453)$15.00 Retail License (RM453). Detailed impression on "License to a Retailer of Wines and Spirits, in the country", dated December 29, 1813 at Reading Pa., some sensible reinforcements at ends of file folds do not affect embossing, Very Fine

425
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2127
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2127, License to a Retailer$15.00 Retail License (RM453), $15.00 Retail License (RM453)$15.00 Retail License (RM453). Sharp impression on "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", dated December 21, 1813 at Philadelphia, usual light file folds do not affect embossing which is barely touched by manuscript, Very Fine

425
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2128
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2128, License to a Retailer$20.00 Retail License (RM455), $20.00 Retail License (RM455)$20.00 Retail License (RM455). Crisp impression on "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in a city, town, or village", dated June 16, 1814 at Burlington Vt., light vertical file fold thru embossing, otherwise Very Fine, specialists believe this $20.00 license to be unique, ex Sheldon and Tolman

1,400
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2129
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2129, License to a Retailer$25.00 Retail License (RM457), $25.00 Retail License (RM457)$25.00 Retail License (RM457). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, including Wines and Spirits, in a city, town, or village", dated January 9, 1814 at Manchester N.H., usual light file folds well away from embossing, few age spots, Very Fine, scarce

550
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2130
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2130, License to a Retailer$10.00 + $5.00 Retail License (RM451 var), $10.00 + $5.00 Retail License (RM451 var)$10.00 + $5.00 Retail License (RM451 var). Clear impression with manuscript "Add addl. five" on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in the country" dated October 15, 1815 at Heights Town N.J., embossing with faint vertical crease at right, Very Fine, scarce with the increased rate surcharge, Scott Retail as unsurcharged

725
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2131
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2131, License to a Retailer$12.00 + $5.50 Retail License (RM452 var), $12.00 + $5.50 Retail License (RM452 var)$12.00 + $5.50 Retail License (RM452 var). Sharp impression with manuscript "Addn. duty $5.50 $17.50" partly over embossing on "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in the country", dated January 6, 1815 at Middlebury Vt., vertical file fold affects embossing and surcharge, few toned spots, otherwise Very Fine, scarce, Scott Retail as unsurcharged

750
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2132
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2132, License to a Retailer$15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var), $15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var)$15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var). Sharp impression with manuscript "Seven doll 50Cts additional duty" partly over embossing on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandise, other than Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", with spelling of "Merchandize" altered, dated January 3, 1816 at Boston, light vertical file fold affects embossing, Very Fine and attractive, Scott Retail as unsurcharged

425
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2133
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2133, License to a Retailer$15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var), $15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var)$15.00 + $7.50 Retail License (RM453 var). Detailed impression with manuscript "$7.50 additional duty" written partly on embossing, on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandise, including Wines and Spirits, in the country", with spelling of "Merchandize" altered, dated January 1, 1816, location unclear (possibly Pennsylvania), Very Fine, Scott Retail as unsurcharged

425
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2134
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2134, License to a Retailer$25.00 + $11.46 Retail License (RM457 var), $25.00 + $11.46 Retail License (RM457 var)$25.00 + $11.46 Retail License (RM457 var). Detailed impression with manuscript "additional duty $11.46" on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandise, including Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", with spelling of "Merchandize" altered, dated January 6, 1815 at Winchester Va., faint horizontal file fold thru embossing, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail as unsurcharged

550
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2135
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2135, License to a Retailer$15.00 Retail License (RM453), $15.00 Retail License (RM453)$15.00 Retail License (RM453). Bold impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in the country", from South River, dated January 25, 1815 at Harrisonburg Va., light file folds including one affecting embossing, still Very Fine

425
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2136
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2136, License to a Retailer$18.00 Retail License (RM454), $18.00 Retail License (RM454)$18.00 Retail License (RM454). Bold impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in the country", from Southfield and dated March 26, 1816 at Pittsfield Mass., faint file fold affects embossing, Very Fine impression

900
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2137
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2137, License to a Retailer$22.50 Retail License (RM456), $22.50 Retail License (RM456)$22.50 Retail License (RM456). Detailed impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Domestic Spirits, in a city, town or village", dated August 14, 1816 at New Orleans, light horizontal file fold affects embossing, still Very Fine, a rare use from Louisiana and possibly the only one known (according to Combs survey), a receipt for the taxpayer's direct tax on his property is attached to the back of the license

650
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2138
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2138, License to a Retailer$22.50 Retail License (RM456), $22.50 Retail License (RM456)$22.50 Retail License (RM456). Detailed impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, including Wines and Spirits, in the country", from Plymouth Conn., dated January 1, 1816 at Litchfield Conn., Very Fine, scarce, ex Wilkens

650
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2139
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2139, License to a Retailer$22.50 Retail License (RM456), $22.50 Retail License (RM456)$22.50 Retail License (RM456). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", dated January 1, 1816 at Portsmouth N.H., light file fold affects embossing, Very Fine

650
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2140
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2140, License to a Retailer$30.00 Retail License (RM458), $30.00 Retail License (RM458)$30.00 Retail License (RM458). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in a city, town or village", from Athens N.Y., dated December 31, 1815 at Catskill N.Y., few file folds sensibly reinforced but none affect the embossing, few small edge tears, still Very Fine, specialists believe this $30.00 license to be unique, ex Sheldon and Tolman

1,500
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2141
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2141, License to a Retailer$37.50 Retail License (RM459), $37.50 Retail License (RM459)$37.50 Retail License (RM459). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, including Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", with printed "18" of year inverted, for Charlestown Mass., dated January 27, 1816 at Watertown Mass., vertical file fold along right edge of embossing, Very Fine

550
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2142
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2142, License to a Retailer$10.00 Retail License (RM451), $10.00 Retail License (RM451)$10.00 Retail License (RM451). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in the country", from Weston, dated December 7, 1816 at Watertown Mass., Very Fine, dated three weeks before the new rates became effective

725
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2143
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2143, License to a Retailer$12.00 Retail License (RM452), $12.00 Retail License (RM452)$12.00 Retail License (RM452). Detailed impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Spirits, in the country", from Plymouth, dated January 3, 1817 at Litchfield Mass., Very Fine

750
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2144
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2144, License to a Retailer$15.00 Retail License (RM453), $15.00 Retail License (RM453)$15.00 Retail License (RM453). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, other than Wines and Spirits, in a city, town or village", from Catskill N.Y., dated December 31, 1816, Very Fine

425
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2145
 
Sale Number 1210, Lot Number 2145, License to a Retailer$15.00 Retail License (RM453), $15.00 Retail License (RM453)$15.00 Retail License (RM453). Sharp impression on part-printed "License to a Retailer of Merchandize, including Wines and Spirits in the country", from Branford, dated May 10, 1817 at Cheshire Conn., light horizontal file fold thru embossing, Very Fine

425
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