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Sale 1217 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 3 March, 2020

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 866, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)1c Blue, 2c Black, 12c Black, Re-Issue (102, 103, 107), 1c Blue, 2c Black, 12c Black, Re-Issue (102, 103, 107)1c Blue, 2c Black, 12c Black, Re-Issue (102, 103, 107). Including two 1c, one no gum, the 2c and 12c regummed, few small faults, Very Good-Fine, 12c with 1976 P.F. certificate as original gum

4,250
1,700
867
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 867, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Unused (no gum), choice centering and margins, thinned at center, appears Very Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate

1,600
900
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868
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 868, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Original gum, deep rich color, extra wide top margin and other three margins nicely balanced,

VERY FINE. A CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

The 3c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate, which contained 200 subjects in two panes. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 465 of the 3c were sold; the remaining 9,535 were destroyed on July 16, 1884. The 3c is one of the three most difficult stamps in the set to obtain in this choice original-gum condition (the others are the 24c and 30c).

Ex Kantor. Pencil notation on gum. With 1963 P.F. certificate

3,750
3,250
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869
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 869, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104), 3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104)3c Brown Red, Re-Issue (104). Unused (no gum), rich color, fresh and Fine, only 465 sold, with 1986 P.F. certificate

1,700
1,200
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870
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 870, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105), 5c Brown, Re-Issue (105)5c Brown, Re-Issue (105). Part original gum which covers about half the back, rich color, three wide margins, Very Fine, only 672 sold, with 1986 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as original gum

2,500
1,300
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871
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 871, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Original gum, intense shade on bright paper, extra wide margins

VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

The 12c Re-Issue was printed from a new plate of 100 subjects, compared to the original plate of 200 in two panes. 10,000 stamps were printed (100 impressions). Only 389 of the 12c were sold; the remaining 9,611 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

Ex Kantor. With 1964 P.F. certificate

3,500
3,250
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872
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 872, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)12c Black, Re-Issue (107), 12c Black, Re-Issue (107)12c Black, Re-Issue (107). Unused (traces of gum), intense shade, Fine, only 389 sold, with 1962 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as no gum

1,600
950
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873
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 873, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Original gum, crisp impression, small thin spot at center, appears Fine, only 397 sold, with 1983 P.F. certificate

4,500
1,200
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874
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 874, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Disturbed original gum which is brownish in spots, h.r., intense shade and impression, reperfed at left, Very Fine appearance, with 1966 P.F. certificate stating original gum and not mentioning the reperfing

4,500
2,300
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875
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 875, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)15c Black, Re-Issue (108), 15c Black, Re-Issue (108)15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Unused (no gum), attractive centering and margins, nibbed perf at left, otherwise Very Fine, only 397 sold, pencil notation on back

2,100
900
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876
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 876, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110), 30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110)30c Brownish Orange, Re-Issue (110). Part original gum, radiant color, three wide margins, Very Fine, only 346 sold, with 1959 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as original gum

5,750
1,600
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877
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Sale Number 1217, Lot Number 877, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111), 90c Blue, Re-Issue (111)90c Blue, Re-Issue (111). Unused (no gum), wide margins and choice centering, deep rich color, thin spot at top, appears Extremely Fine, only 317 sold

3,500
1,700
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