Sale 1247 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 14-15 December, 2021

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Category — 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
286
nh
Sale 1247, Lot 286, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)1c Ultramarine (156). Mint N.H., brilliant color, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with copy of 1985 P.F. certificate, Scott value as hinged

Bid on this lot

200
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287
 
Sale 1247, Lot 287, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)2c Brown (157). Deep shade and detailed impression, wide margins, cork and circular datestamp cancels, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2021 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $300.00), only four grade higher (one at 95J, two at 98 and one at 98J)

Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
Tot.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
157
2c
87
1
2
0
1
3
1
6
0
3
0
9
3
11
4
19
1
0
0
SMQ US
Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
157
Used
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
$15
-
$20
-
$30
$35
$40
$60
$90
$150
$300
$525
$900
$1,200
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

25
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288
og
Sale 1247, Lot 288, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)6c Dull Pink (159). Original gum, bright color, attractive margins and centering, Very Fine and choice, with 1997 P.F. and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, VF 80; SMQ $425.00)

Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
Tot.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
159
$1
31
0
0
1
0
1
1
3
0
1
1
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
SMQ US
Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
159
OGph
-
-
-
-
-
$115
-
$200
-
$300
$350
$425
$500
$625
$750
$925
$1,200
$1,750
-
-
-
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

375
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289
og
Sale 1247, Lot 289, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)10c Brown (161). Original gum, small h.r., detailed impression, Very Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate

Bid on this lot

800
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290
 
Sale 1247, Lot 290, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)10c Brown (161). Intense shade, Jumbo margins, cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2021 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $475.00), only four grade higher (highest is 98J)

Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
Tot.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
161
10c
107
4
2
3
2
6
1
6
0
2
3
4
7
9
6
21
0
0
SMQ US
Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
161
10¢
Used
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
$20
$25
$30
$35
$40
$60
$95
$150
$250
$475
$850
$1,100
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

25
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291
 
Sale 1247, Lot 291, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)12c Blackish Violet (162). Gorgeous deep color, extra wide margins and choice centering, neat segmented cork cancel, Extremely Fine, great visual appeal, with 2009 P.F. certificate (XF 90 XQ)

Bid on this lot

135
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292
 
Sale 1247, Lot 292, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)15c Reddish Orange (163 var) Glowing color, excellent centering and margins on bright paper, New York Foreign Mail Star cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $350.00)

Bid on this lot

150
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293
og
Sale 1247, Lot 293, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)90c Rose Carmine (166). Original gum, barely hinged, brilliant color, fresh and Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate for a block and 1989 P.F. certificate as this single

Bid on this lot

2,100
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294
 
Sale 1247, Lot 294, 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)90c Rose Carmine (166). Nicely centered with bright color, unusual double row of small diamonds cancel, Very Fine and choice, with 2004 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (VF 80; SMQ $300.00)

Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
Tot.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
166
90c
111
4
6
12
7
12
6
9
0
9
0
9
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
SMQ US
Scott No.
Den.
Cond.
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
70J
75
75J
80
80J
85
85J
90
90J
95
95J
98
98J
100
100J
166
90¢
Used
-
-
-
-
-
$95
-
$145
-
$200
-
$300
$325
$400
$475
$625
$950
$1,800
-
-
-
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

300
Future Sale
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