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Sale 1209 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 22-23 October, 2019

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Category — Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1635
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1635, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$500.00 Blue, Silver Tax (RG22), $500.00 Blue, Silver Tax (RG22)$500.00 Blue, Silver Tax (RG22). Serial no. 41670, without gum as issued, rich color on bright paper, Very Fine and choice, ex DePriest, "Scarsdale" and Inman, with 2003 P.S.E. certificate (VF 80)

900
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1636
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1636, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$1,000.00 Orange, 11mm Between "Silver" and "Tax" (RG27), $1,000.00 Orange, 11mm Between "Silver" and "Tax" (RG27)$1,000.00 Orange, 11mm Between "Silver" and "Tax" (RG27). Serial no. 80013, brilliant color, light strike of purple "Office of the Collector of Internal Revenue, 2nd District, N.Y., Received Sep. 11, 1936" oval handstamp, double struck "BM9/3/36" at top

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. ONLY ABOUT A DOZEN ARE KNOWN.

Ex Handy, Floyd and Inman. With 1980 and 2001 P.F. certificates

2,250
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1637
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1637, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$4.00 Yellow Brown, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG52), $4.00 Yellow Brown, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG52)$4.00 Yellow Brown, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG52). Original gum, rich color, Very Fine, ex "Wildhorse", with 2002 P.S.E. certificate

900
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1638
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1638, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$5.00 Dark Blue, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG53), $5.00 Dark Blue, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG53)$5.00 Dark Blue, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG53). Mint N.H., fresh color, natural gum bends, Very Fine, Scott Retail as hinged

1,100
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1639
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1639, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$10.00 Orange, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG54), $10.00 Orange, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG54)$10.00 Orange, "Series 1940" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG54). Lightly hinged, exceptionally well-centered, brilliantly color, Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.F. certificate

1,500
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1640
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1640, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$30.00 Vermilion, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG55), $30.00 Vermilion, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG55)$30.00 Vermilion, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG55). Serial no. 406466, brilliant color, unobtrusive strike of purple oval cancel, small internal vertical crease at upper left and faint surface scuff near edge of frame at right

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE $30.00 1940 SILVER TAX ISSUE. ONLY 13 COPIES ARE RECORDED.

Eric Jackson records only 13 copies, at least half of which have faults.

With 2009 P.F. certificate (noting only the crease). 2010 P.F. certificate (No. 488754, which mentions the scuff) no longer accompanies

7,000
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1641
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1641, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$100.00 Green, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG57), $100.00 Green, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG57)$100.00 Green, Blue "Series 1940" Handstamped Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG57). Serial no. 377149, neat purple Internal Revenue handstamp cancel, bright and fresh

FINE. A RARE SOUND EXAMPLE OF THE $100.00 GREEN SERIES 1940 HANDSTAMPED IN BLUE. ONLY THIRTEEN ARE BELIEVED TO EXIST.

Eric Jackson records a total of thirteen used copies of this issue. Of these at least six have faults and several are centered to the bottom. This sound example is very rare and desirable

6,000
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1642
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1642, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$5.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG74), $5.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG74)$5.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG74). Mint N.H., with selvage at left, outstanding centering, attractive color, Extremely Fine, this is both the finest centered and only Mint N.H. copy we have offered since keeping computerized records, Scott Retail as hinged

325
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1643
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1643, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$10.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG75), $10.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG75)$10.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG75). Mint N.H., excellent centering, fresh color, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail as hinged

750
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1644
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1644, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80), $100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80)$100.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG80). Serial no. 40, manuscript and purple handstamp cancels, choice centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine

700
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1645
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1645, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$1,000.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG82), $1,000.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG82)$1,000.00 Gray, "Series 1941" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG82). Serial no. 59, light purple handstamp cancel, fresh color, small shallow thin spot, otherwise Very Fine, ex Wampler, only about a dozen are recorded, this is the sixth different example we have offered since keeping computerized records

2,750
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1646
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1646, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$100.00 Gray, "Series 1942" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG105), $100.00 Gray, "Series 1942" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG105)$100.00 Gray, "Series 1942" Ovpt., Silver Tax (RG105). Serial no. 775, purple handstamp and manuscript cancels, staple holes (catalogued as cut cancel) and light corner crease, Very Fine appearance, fewer than 20 are recorded and over half are either faulty or have staple holes

900
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1647
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1647, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$20.00 Gray, Silver Tax (RG126), $20.00 Gray, Silver Tax (RG126)$20.00 Gray, Silver Tax (RG126). Mint N.H., fresh color, Very Fine, Scott Retail as hinged

900
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1648
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1648, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics1c Carmine Rose, Blue "P-W-R-Co. Narcotic" Handstamp, Narcotic Tax (RJA28), 1c Carmine Rose, Blue "P-W-R-Co. Narcotic" Handstamp, Narcotic Tax (RJA28)1c Carmine Rose, Blue "P-W-R-Co. Narcotic" Handstamp, Narcotic Tax (RJA28). Manuscript 1919 cancel, small faults, Fine appearance, a rare stamp, we have offered only four others since keeping computerized records

1,250
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1649
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Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1649, Revenues: Silver Tax thru Narcotics$4.00 Green, Imperforate, Narcotic Tax (RJA104a), $4.00 Green, Imperforate, Narcotic Tax (RJA104a)$4.00 Green, Imperforate, Narcotic Tax (RJA104a). Without gum as issued, large and perfectly balanced margins, brilliant color on pristine white paper, Extremely Fine Gem

1,000
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