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Sale 1222 — The World Traveler Collection of U.S. Revenues

Sale Date — Friday, 29 May, 2020

Category — "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2068
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2068, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A), $20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1940" Ovpt. (R305A). Deep color, handstamp and small manuscript cancels, reperfed at top, Fine appearance, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,100
550
2069
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2069, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R329), $20.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R329)$20.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R329). Fresh color, cancelled solely by 1942 manuscript (scarce without a cut cancel), Very Fine

400
225
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2070
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2070, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R334), $500.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R334)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1941" Ovpt. (R334). Serial no. 2987, violet handstamp and blue manuscript cancels, Very Fine

375
180
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2071
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2071, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356), $50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356)$50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356). Serial no. 5262, bright color, red and blue manuscript cancels, light horizontal crease, appears Fine, scarce without a cut cancel, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,400
300
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2072
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2072, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356), $50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356)$50.00 Carmine, "Series 1942" Ovpt. (R356). Serial no. 4487, strong color, 1942 handstamp and circular cut cancels, Very Fine, with 2020 P.F. certificate

375
200
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2073
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2073, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1943" Ovpt. (R384), $500.00 Carmine, "Series 1943" Ovpt. (R384)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1943" Ovpt. (R384). Serial no. 9617, bright color, blue handstamp and manuscript initials cancels, Very Fine, this was taken from the same document as the ex "Scarsdale" copy (which is serial no. 9618)

325
190
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2074
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2074, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1944" Ovpt. (R409), $500.00 Carmine, "Series 1944" Ovpt. (R409)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1944" Ovpt. (R409). Serial no. 10715, neat blue handstamp, small manuscript and cut cancels, fresh color, Very Fine, an attractive example of this scarce revenue, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,750
700
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2075
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2075, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R651), $2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R651)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R651). Serial no. 37, 1954 purple handstamp cancels, well-centered, bright color, Very Fine and choice

1,750
1,000
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2076
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2076, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R652), $5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R652)$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R652). Serial no. 194, violet circular handstamp and perf initials cancels, outstanding centering, wide margins, deep intense color and sharp impression, Extremely Fine, a select quality example of one of the key rarities of the "Red" Documentary stamps, which almost always comes with cut or perf initials cancels

2,000
2,300
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2077
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2077, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R653), $10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R653)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1953" Ovpt. (R653). Serial no. 532, 1953 handstamp, small manuscript and cut cancels, vibrant color, light horizontal crease at top, appears Very Fine, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,250
900
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2078
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2078, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R685), $2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R685)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R685). Serial no. 499, violet straightline handstamp cancel, fresh color, Very Fine

350
160
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2079
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2079, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R686), $5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R686)$5,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R686). Serial no. 344, handstamp cancel, strong color, some excess glue in the margins (not mentioned on the accompanying clean certificate), Very Fine, scarce cancelled only with a handstamp, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,500
3,250
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2080
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2080, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R687), $10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R687)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1954" Ovpt. (R687). Serial no. 2750, 1954 handstamp, small blue manuscript and cut cancels, wide margins, bright color on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,000
650
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2081
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2081, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1955" Ovpt. (R696), $10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1955" Ovpt. (R696)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1955" Ovpt. (R696). Serial no. 2811, purple handstamp cancel, marvelously well-centered, gorgeous rich color on pristine white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, an outstanding stamp that is particularly desirable with only a handstamp cancel, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,250
800
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2082
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2082, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R703), $2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R703)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R703). Serial no. 933, purple handstamp cancel, bright color, Very Fine and desirable with only a handstamp cancel

750
450
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2083
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2083, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R705), $10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R705)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1956" Ovpt. (R705). Serial no. 2171, cancelled solely by a purple handstamp (quite desirable thus), bright and fresh, Fine

750
425
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2084
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2084, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708), $60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708)$60.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R708). Serial no. 3448, faint handstamp cancel, well-centered, brilliantly fresh, Very Fine and choice

400
250
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2085
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Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2085, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R710), $500.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R710)$500.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R710). Serial no. 354, unused (no gum), excellent centering, bright color on fresh paper, Extremely Fine, unused examples are quite scarce

900
600
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2086
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Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2086, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$1,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R711), $1,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R711)$1,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1957" Ovpt. (R711). Serial no. 3364, unused (no gum), remarkably bright and fresh

FINE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE $1,000 SERIES 1957 "RED" DOCUMENTARY STAMP. THIS IS THE FIRST WE HAVE OFFERED SINCE KEEPING COMPUTERIZED RECORDS.

With 2020 P.F. certificate

1,750
4,000
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2087
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2087, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R721), $2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R721)$2,500.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R721). Serial no. 510, blue 1958 manuscript cancel, rich color, Very Fine, several examples of No. R721 have the same manuscript cancel as this, including the ex "Scarsdale" (serial no. 505) and ex Inman (serial no. 509) copies, with 2020 P.F. certificate

1,500
850
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2088
 
Sale Number 1222, Lot Number 2088, "Red" Dated Dolcumentary Issues (R305 thru R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R723), $10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R723)$10,000.00 Carmine, "Series 1958" Ovpt. (R723). Serial no. 679, 1958 handstamp, blue manuscript initials and cut cancels, vibrant color on fresh paper, Very Fine, a rare stamp, we have offered just eight since keeping computerized records, with 1994 P.F. certificate

1,900
1,000
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