FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THIS EXTREMELY RARE PRIVATE DIE MATCH STAMP. ONLY TWELVE EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED IN THE ALDRICH CENSUS.
Ex "Scarsdale". Of the twelve recorded examples, at least nine are faulty to some degree. At least one of the three potentially sound copies has perfs into the design on two sides.
EXTREMELEY FINE GEM. THIS IS BY FAR THE FINEST EXAMPLE OF THE H. BENDEL 12-CENT MATCH STAMP WE HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. A TRULY SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THIS SCARCE STAMP.
This is easily and by far the finest condition example of this scarce and striking Match stamp we have ever offered. A Power Search review shows that every example we have offered since 1993 has had a combination of faults and only Fine centering. The Aldrich census records only 42 examples with the vast majority faulty
FINE APEARANCE. AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-CENT D. BURHANS & CO. ISSUE ON SILK PAPER.
Only seven are recorded in the Aldrich census. With 2013 P.F. certificate
FINE APPEARANCE. A BRIGHT AND EXCEPTIONALLY CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE EXCEEDINGLY RARE 5-CENT GREENLEAF MATCH STAMP ON SILK PAPER. ONLY 15 ARE RECORDED IN THE ALDRICH CENSUS.
Of the 15 recorded in the Aldrich book, at least nine are faulty and about half have perfs cutting into the design. The Joyce sale contained only one, with perfs in at bottom.
Ex Tolman and "Scarsdale"