Sale 1247 — United States Stamps

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

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Category — 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
85
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Sale 1247, Lot 85, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)1c Bright Blue, Reprint (40). Without gum as issued, brilliant color, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate (VF-XF 85)

Bid on this lot

600
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86
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Sale 1247, Lot 86, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)1c Bright Blue, Reprint (40). Without gum as issued, radiant color, Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

Bid on this lot

600
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87
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Sale 1247, Lot 87, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)3c Scarlet, Reprint (41). Without gum as issued, vivid color, well-centered for this difficult issue

VERY FINE. A BRIGHT AND FRESH EXAMPLE OF THE SCARCE 3-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

Only 479 sold. With 1986 P.F. certificate. Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

2,850
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88
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Sale 1247, Lot 88, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)3c Scarlet, Reprint (41). Without gum as issued, bright color, scissors-trimmed perfs at bottom and reperfed at right, otherwise Fine, only 479 sold

Bid on this lot

2,850
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89
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Sale 1247, Lot 89, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)5c Orange Brown, Reprint (42). Without gum as issued, unusually choice centering for this difficult issue, vivid color on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

With 2021 P.S.A.G. certificate (85 ungai). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

1,200
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90
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Sale 1247, Lot 90, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)5c Orange Brown, Reprint (42). Without gum as issued, brilliant color, attractive centering and margins, fresh and Very Fine, with 2017 (ungraded) and 2018 P.F. certificates (F-VF 75), Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine

Bid on this lot

1,200
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91
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Sale 1247, Lot 91, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)5c Orange Brown, Reprint (42). Without gum as issued, rich color on bright paper, fresh and Fine, with 2006 P.F. certificate

Bid on this lot

1,200
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92
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Sale 1247, Lot 92, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)5c Orange Brown, Reprint (42). Without gum as issued, bright color, single nibbed perf at top right, appears Fine

Bid on this lot

1,200
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93
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Sale 1247, Lot 93, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)10c Blue Green, Reprint (43). Without gum as issued, deep rich color on bright paper, well-proportioned margins

EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

Only 516 sold. With 1998 P.F. certificate. Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

2,500
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94
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Sale 1247, Lot 94, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)10c Blue Green, Reprint (43). Without gum as issued, deep rich color on bright paper

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

Only 516 sold. With two 2019 P.F. certificates (one VF 80). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

2,500
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95
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Sale 1247, Lot 95, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)10c Blue Green, Reprint (43). Without gum as issued, dark shade, reperfed at right, otherwise Fine, only 516 sold

Bid on this lot

2,500
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96
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Sale 1247, Lot 96, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)12c Greenish Black, Reprint (44). Without gum as issued, detailed impression on bright paper, excellent centering for this difficult issue

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFULLY CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

The narrow spaces between stamps on the 12c 1857 Reprint plate allowed almost no room for large 12-gauge perforations, and the Reprints were generally perforated into parts of the design. Only 489 of the 12c were sold.

With 2002 P.S.E. certificate. With 1977 and 2019 P.F. certificates (VF-XF 85). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

2,750
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97
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Sale 1247, Lot 97, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)12c Greenish Black, Reprint (44). Without gum as issued, intense shade and impression

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1857 REPRINT.

Only 489 sold. With 1995 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (VF 80; SMQ $3,750.00). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

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
44
12c
26
1
0
2
1
0
2
0
3
0
0
0
0
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
44
12¢
NGAI
-
-
-
-
-
$1,150
-
$1,800
-
$2,900
-
$3,750
-
$5,500
-
$8,500
$10,500
-
-
-
-
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

2,750
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98
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Sale 1247, Lot 98, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)24c Blackish Violet, Reprint (45). Without gum as issued, deep rich color on bright paper, attractive centering and margins

FRESH AND VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 24-CENT 1860 REPRINT.

The Continental Bank Note Company reprinted the 24c stamp from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 were printed (50 impressions). Only 479 were sold; the remaining 9,521 were destroyed on July 23, 1884. Due to the narrow spacing between subjects, most have perforations touching or into the design.

With two 2017 P.F. certificates (one VF 80). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

3,000
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99
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Sale 1247, Lot 99, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)24c Blackish Violet, Reprint (45). Without gum as issued, rich color, Fine, only 479 sold, with 1987 P.F. certificate

Bid on this lot

3,000
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100
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Sale 1247, Lot 100, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)30c Yellow Orange, Reprint (46). Without gum as issued, brilliant color on bright fresh paper, exceptionally choice centering

EXTREMELY FINE. A MAGNIFICENT EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1860 REPRINT. AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE STAMP WITH SUCH CHOICE CENTERING.

The 30c Reprint, of which 480 were sold, is one of the tightest-margined of the series. This is an extraordinary stamp, by virtue of its wide margins and choice centering.

Ex Hoffman and "Hampshire". With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $9,500.00). Only three grade higher (all at 90J) and only six others share this grade. Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

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
46
30c
33
1
0
1
2
0
3
0
0
0
0
4
3
3
0
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
46
30¢
NGAI
-
-
-
-
-
$1,150
-
$2,100
-
$3,000
-
$4,250
-
$6,500
$7,000
$9,500
$11,000
-
-
-
-
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

3,000
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101
og
Sale 1247, Lot 101, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)30c Yellow Orange, Reprint (46). Without gum as issued, vivid color on bright white paper, Jumbo margins and unusually choice centering

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL JUMBO-MARGINED EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1860 REPRINT.

The 30c Reprint, of which 480 were sold, is one of the tightest-margined of the series. The extra wide margins on this stamp are very much out of the ordinary.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85 Jumbo; SMQ $7,000.00). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

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
46
30c
33
1
0
1
2
0
3
0
0
0
0
4
3
3
0
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
46
30¢
NGAI
-
-
-
-
-
$1,150
-
$2,100
-
$3,000
-
$4,250
-
$6,500
$7,000
$9,500
$11,000
-
-
-
-
-
-
P.S.E. Population Report and SMQ as of November 22nd, 2021

Bid on this lot

3,000
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102
og
Sale 1247, Lot 102, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47). Without gum as issued, rich color, choice centering

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE CENTERED EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1860 REPRINT.

The Continental Bank Note Company reprinted the 90c stamp from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 were printed (50 impressions). Only 454 were sold; the remaining 9,546 were destroyed.

With 1991 and 2005 P.S.E. and 2005 P.F. certificates. Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

3,600
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103
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Sale 1247, Lot 103, 1875 Reprint of 1857-60 Issue (Scott 40-47)90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47). Without gum as issued, deep rich color

FRESH AND FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1860 REPRINT.

The Continental Bank Note Company reprinted the 90c stamp from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 were printed (50 impressions). Only 454 were sold; the remaining 9,546 were destroyed.

With 2001 A.P.S. and 2018 P.S.E. certificates. With 2018 P.F. certificate (F 70). Scott values this issue in the grade of Fine.

Bid on this lot

3,600
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