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Sale 1227 — Outstanding United States Stamps and Gold Coins

Sale Date — Monday-Friday, 19-23 October, 2020

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Category — 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3440°
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3440, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in block of twelve, brilliant color on bright paper, choice centering

VERY FINE-EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED DOUBLE ERROR BLOCK OF THE 5-CENT ERROR, SCOTT 467.

With 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate

2,900
2,800
3441
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3441, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in a block of twelve, brilliant color, well-centered including on the errors

VERY FINE AND CHOICE MINT NEVER-HINGED DOUBLE ERROR BLOCK OF THE PERF 10 5-CENT CARMINE ERROR.

With 1997 P.F. certificate

2,900
2,000
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3442
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3442, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in block of twelve, brilliant color, fresh and Fine-Very Fine, an attractive block

2,900
1,100
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3443
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3443, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Double error in block of twelve, natural s.e. at bottom, deep rich color, neat strikes of oval cancels

FINE. A RARE USED DOUBLE ERROR BLOCK OF THE PERF 10 5-CENT CARMINE ERROR.

Ex Twigg-Smith. With 1999 P.F. certificate

5,000
1,800
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3444
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3444, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). In pair with normal, Mint N.H., brilliant color, fresh and Fine

800
275
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3445
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3445, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)9c Salmon Red (471), 9c Salmon Red (471)9c Salmon Red (471). Mint N.H. bottom plate no. 6901 block of six, brilliant color, Fine

1,250
350
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3446
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3446, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Mint N.H., radiant color, beautiful centering with wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,250.00), only eight grade higher (2 at 95J and 6 at 98)

375
1,400
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3447
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3447, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)20c Light Ultramarine (476), 20c Light Ultramarine (476)20c Light Ultramarine (476). Mint N.H., bright and fresh color, near perfect centering with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 20-CENT UNWATERMARKED PERF 10 FRANKLIN ISSUE, SCOTT 476.

Ex Wingate. With 1992 P.F. and 2018 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $8,000.00). One of seven at this desirable grade with only one higher (at 98J)

475
4,250
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3448
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3448, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)20c Light Ultramarine (476), 20c Light Ultramarine (476)20c Light Ultramarine (476). Mint N.H. left plate no. 6908 block of six, radiant color on bright paper, lightly folded along horizontal perfs between second and third rows

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED PLATE BLOCK OF THE 1916 20-CENT PERF 10 ISSUE, SCOTT 476.

With 2006 P.F. certificate

5,750
3,250
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3449
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3449, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A), 30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A). Position 31 from plate no. 6911, Mint N.H., natural straight edge, brilliant color on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 30-CENT PERF 10 FRANKLIN ON UNWATERMARKED PAPER.

With 1984 and 2008 P.F. certificates

4,250
4,000
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3450
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3450, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Lightly hinged, pretty shade on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Very Fine and choice, with 2001 P.F. certificate

850
800
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3451
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3451, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Lightly hinged, well-centered, Very Fine and choice

850
1,600
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3452
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3452, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Block of four with right plate no. 7040 selvage, stamps Mint N.H., small h.r. in top selvage, bright color

FRESH AND FINE BLOCK OF FOUR WITH PLATE NUMBER OF THE 1917 50-CENT PERF 10, SCOTT 477, WITH FOUR MINT NEVER-HINGED STAMPS.

Blocks with all Mint N.H. stamps are rare

8,000
0
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3453
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3453, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Block of four, rich color, New York Grand Central Station oval cancels, Fine-Very Fine, a scarce used block

575
325
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3454
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3454, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 1998 P.F. certificate

600
550
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3455
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3455, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Block of four with top plate no. 5782 and "A" selvage, stamps Mint N.H., h.r. at top in ungummed selvage, natural paper wrinkles, Fine-Very Fine, Scott value as singles

5,600
1,800
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3456
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3456, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Horizontal block of eight, intense shade, bold strikes of "Washington D.C. Jun. 6 1918?" duplex datestamp, right pair with vertical crease, still a Very Fine and unusual large used multiple, Scott value as two blocks of four

400
400
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3457
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3457, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480), $2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480). Blocks of four, $2.00 deep rich color and outstanding centering, single central strike of oval cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90), $5.00 also with well-balanced margins, light blue roller cancel, Very Fine and choice

605
425
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3458
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Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 3458, 1916-17 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 462-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint N.H., intense shade, Very Fine and choice

475
0
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