Sale 1235 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 19-20 May, 2021

Category — 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1144
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Sale 1235, Lot 1144, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)5c Blue (179). Original gum, deep rich color, choice centering and margins, Extremely Fine, with 1998 P.F. certificate

700
1,100
1145
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Sale 1235, Lot 1145, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)2c Vermilion (183). Mint N.H., bright color, wide margins, Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

370
600
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1146
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Sale 1235, Lot 1146, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)3c Green (184). Mint N.H., rich color, wide margins, Very Fine, with 1997 P.S.E. certificate

325
700
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1147
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Sale 1235, Lot 1147, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)5c Blue (185). Original gum, huge beautifully balanced margins, rich color, Extremely Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate

500
800
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1148
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Sale 1235, Lot 1148, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)6c Pink (186). Original gum, wide margins, pastel color, Very Fine, with 1997 P.S.E. certificate

900
650
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1149
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Sale 1235, Lot 1149, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)10c Brown, Without Secret Mark (187). Original gum, lightly hinged, wide margins, rich color on fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 10-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE PRINTING WITHOUT SECRET MARK.

Scott 187 without secret mark is significantly more difficult than Scott 188 to find in such choice condition with wide margins.

With 2001 P.F. certificate

3,000
5,500
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1150
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Sale 1235, Lot 1150, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)10c Brown, With Secret Mark (188). Original gum, lightly hinged, deep rich color, choice margins and centering, accompanying certificate states "faint secret mark" but this is quite charitable as it has been lightly scraped off, still appears Extremely Fine, with clear 1998 P.F. certificate

1,800
500
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1151
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Sale 1235, Lot 1151, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)15c Red Orange (189). Mint N.H., vibrant color, Very Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate

600
400
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1152
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Sale 1235, Lot 1152, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)30c Full Black (190). Original gum, intense shade, extra wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 2000 P.F. certificate

850
750
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1153
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Sale 1235, Lot 1153, 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)90c Carmine (191). Original gum, bright color, well-centered, Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

2,100
2,000
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