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Sale 1197 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Thursday-Friday, 14-15 March, 2019

Category — Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2175
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2175, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$10.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R128), $10.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R128)$10.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R128). Beautiful centering, rich colors, Dec. 11, 1871 manuscript cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp, with 2012 P.F. certificate

260
550
2176
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2176, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129), $20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129)$20.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R129). Rich colors, wide and balanced margins, neat manuscript cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, scarce in such superb condition

900
1,300
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2177
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2177, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130), $25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130)$25.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R130). Rich colors, wide margins, July 17, 1872 manuscript cancel, Very Fine and choice, an attractive stamp

850
1,500
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2178
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2178, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131), $50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131)$50.00 Blue & Black, Second Issue (R131). Rich colors, choice centering with wide margins, unobtrusive manuscript cancel, single tiny perf tear at right is barely noticeable, Extremely Fine appearance

1,050
550
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2179
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2179, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances2c Vermilion & Black, Third Issue (R135a), 2c Vermilion & Black, Third Issue (R135a)2c Vermilion & Black, Third Issue (R135a). Choice centering, rich color, neat 1872 manuscript cancel, Extremely Fine example of this shade, with 1998 P.F. certificate

900
1,100
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2180
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2180, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Center Inverted (R135b), 2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Center Inverted (R135b)2c Orange & Black, Third Issue, Center Inverted (R135b). Neat cut cancel, showing unusual stray perfs at bottom right, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail as with cut cancel

300
160
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2181
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2181, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$10.00 Green & Black, Third Issue (R149), $10.00 Green & Black, Third Issue (R149)$10.00 Green & Black, Third Issue (R149). Rich colors, unusually wide margins, 1872 manuscript cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2009 P.F. certificate

400
800
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2182
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2182, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180), $500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180)$500.00 Carmine & Lake (R180). Serial no. 2241, large margins, rich colors, neat 1901 manuscript cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine

800
500
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2183
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2183, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A), $20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A). Brilliant color, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, neat manuscript cancel, Extremely Fine, ex Lyons, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,100
500
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2184
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2184, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$1,000.00 Carmine, "Series of 1944" Ovpt. (R410), $1,000.00 Carmine, "Series of 1944" Ovpt. (R410)$1,000.00 Carmine, "Series of 1944" Ovpt. (R410). Serial no. 19313, bright shade, purple handstamp and manuscript initials cancel, Very Fine and choice, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate

500
300
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2185
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2185, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708), $60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708)$60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708). Serial no. 3016, bright shade, crisp impression, neat handstamp cancel, Extremely Fine

400
190
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2186
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2186, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R713), $5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R713)$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R713). Serial no. 10, radiant color, wide margins, neat purple handstamp cancels, Very Fine and choice, with 2003 P.F. certificate

1,800
1,300
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2187
 
Revenue Balance. 35 used stamps, including Nos. R193, R308, R360, R509, R510, R649, R693, R694, R701 and R711, far better quality than normally seen, overall a Very Fine-Extremely Fine group, Nos. R350 and R510 with P.S.E. certificates

2,319
750
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2188
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2188, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a), 50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a)50c Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB8a). Crisp impression, neat manuscript cancel, light creases, Very Fine appearance

1,000
950
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2189
og
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2189, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$1.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB9a), $1.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB9a)$1.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB9a). Part original gum, detailed impression, well-proportioned margins, small wrinkle at bottom left, still Very Fine, scarce with original gum, we have offered only two others since keeping computerized records, unlisted in Scott as unused, Scott Retail as used

3,500
8,000
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2190
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2190, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$5.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB10a), $5.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB10a)$5.00 Green & Black on Violet Paper, Proprietary (RB10a). Gorgeous centering, detailed impressions, neat 1879 manuscript cancel, small tear at bottom center, some toned spots, mended internal tear at top of portrait

VERY FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE SCARCE $5.00 PROPRIETARY ON VIOLET PAPER. SCARCE WITH SUCH CHOICE CENTERING.

Examples of the $5.00 Proprietary Issue almost invariably have faults, due to the stamp's large size and the nature of its use. The Kingsley book contains a table showing 2,109 stamps ordered and he records only 119 copies extant

11,000
2,800
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2191
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2191, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64), $100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64)$100.00 Green, Handstamped "Series 1940" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD64). Serial no. 115018, deep rich color, neat manuscript cancel, Very Fine and choice

850
400
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2192
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2192, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$50.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD158), $50.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD158)$50.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD158). Serial no. 7135, intense shade and impression, unobtrusive manuscript cancel, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, ex DePriest, with 2004 P.F. certificate

250
475
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2193
 
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 2193, Revenues: Second Issue thru Proprietary, Balances$60.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD159), $60.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD159)$60.00 Bright Green, "Series 1943" Ovpt., Stock Transfer (RD159). Serial no. 4002, rich color, faint red manuscript "X" cancel, well-proportioned margins, Extremely Fine, ex "Scarsdale", with 2001 P.F. certificate

2,250
1,800
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2194
 
Revenue Balance -- Proprietary, Future Delivery, Stock Transfer. 11 mostly used stamps including Nos. RC16, RD114, RD228, RD304, RD309 and RD335, far better quality than normally seen, overall Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,048
375
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2195
 
Revenue Balance. Homemade album pages and few stock cards of unused and used stamps, including Second Issue complete to $10, Third Issue complete, also R135b, Proprietary including Nos. RB5b, RB15c and RB19b, other better such as used Nos. R180, R181, R189, R193, R224-R227, some Stock Transfer, Future Delivery, Consular Service and other areas, condition is better than normally seen, we did not see any cut cancels, few faults to be expected, Fine-Very Fine with some Extremely Fine, a worthwhile collection, Scott Retail in excess of

13,000
6,250
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2196
 
Revenue Accumulation. Stockbook with probably a couple thousand items, large number of First Issue, with some lower cataloguing stamps in quantities, some better 20th Century such as Nos. RD258 and RD259, various other revenues including Private Die Proprietary and a few unlisted Tax Paid, plus some Official stamps and Telegraph stamps, condition is decidedly mixed, so inspection is strongly advised, the total catalogue value should be quite high

E. 1,000-1,500
2,000
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