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Sale 1113 — United States Essays and Proofs

Sale Date — Tuesday, 17 November, 2015

Category — 1847 Issue: Plate Proofs

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2052
P
Sale Number 1113, Lot Number 2052, 1847 Issue: Plate Proofs5c and 10c 1847 Issue, Die and Plate Proof Accumulation, 5c and 10c 1847 Issue, Die and Plate Proof Accumulation5c and 10c 1847 Issue, Die and Plate Proof Accumulation. 32 1847 items plus two bank note company proofs of Washington, range of formats from die proofs to plate proofs, nearly all are cut to stamp size but a few die proofs are slightly larger including 1P1-2P1 just showing cross-hatching, nice range of colors including the issued colors, Greens, Reds, Oranges, etc., some faults to be expected and study would be necessary to separate the die proofs from the plate proofs on the items cut to stamp size, overall a Fine-Very Fine appearing group, almost never offered in this depth or quantity, Scott Retail counting everything as a plate proof is more than $20,000.00 and there are several that catalogue more

E. 4,000-5,000
3,250
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