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Sale 1240 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 20-21 July, 2021

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

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
247
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 247, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102), 1c Blue, Re-Issue (102)1c Blue, Re-Issue (102). Large part original gum (missing from top quarter from hinging), rich color on bright paper, Very Fine and choice

750
550
248
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 248, 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). Original gum, small h.r. at top, wide margins and intense shade

VERY FINE AND CHOICE WIDE-MARGINED ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 2-CENT 1875 RE-ISSUE.

The 2c 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 979 of the 2c were sold.

3,500
2,800
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249
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 249, 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). Slightly disturbed original gum, intense shade and impression, perfs scissors-separated but intact, Fine, only 979 sold

3,500
1,500
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250
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 250, 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, pulled perf and small tear at right, Very Fine appearance, only 465 sold

1,700
950
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251
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 251, 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). Unused, regummed over small thin spot, pretty shade, Fine, only 672 sold

1,150
600
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252
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 252, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)10c Green, Re-Issue (106), 10c Green, Re-Issue (106)10c Green, Re-Issue (106). Original gum, small h.r. at top, three extra wide margins and full at left, deep rich color and proof-like impression

VERY FINE AND CHOICE WIDE-MARGINED ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1861 RE-ISSUE.

The 10c 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 and only 451 were sold.

2,900
3,000
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253
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 253, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue (Scott 102-111)10c Green, Re-Issue (106), 10c Green, Re-Issue (106)10c Green, Re-Issue (106). Unused (no gum), rich color on bright paper, trivial natural inclusion at top right, Extremely Fine, a spectacular example of this 1861 Re-Issue, the perfect stamp for collectors who value paper and ink over gum, only 451 sold

1,400
1,100
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254
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 254, 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 (regummed), deep shade and proof-like impression, small repair at left, Very Fine appearance, only 397 sold

2,100
1,100
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255
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 255, 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). Unused (regummed), intense shade, Fine, only 346 sold

2,800
1,500
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256
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Sale Number 1240, Lot Number 256, 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), rich color and crisp impression, well-proportioned margins

VERY FINE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1857 RE-ISSUE.

The 90c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 317 of the 90c were sold; the remaining 9,683 were destroyed on July 16, 1884.

3,500
2,600
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