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Sale 1185 — 2018 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 27 June, 2018

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*A buyer’s premium of 18% of the winning bid was added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers were responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid, bidders agreed to the terms and conditions in effect at the time of the sale.

Category — Pan-American Issue, 20th Century Issues including Non-Inverted Jenny

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
83
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Sale Number 1185, Lot Number 83, Pan-American Issue, 20th Century Issues including Non-Inverted Jenny4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360), 4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360)4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360). Rich color on nicely blued paper

FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 4-CENT 1909 BLUISH PAPER ISSUE.

The June 1910 Third Assistant Postmaster General's report states that 4,400 (eleven sheets) of the 4c were printed on Bluish Paper. It is believed that none of the 4c and 8c Bluish Paper stamps were distributed to post offices, and that all of the examples in collectors' hands reached the market through the Travers-Steinmetz exchange and the 1914 National Museum trades to H. F. Colman (12 copies) and Nassau Stamp Company (65 copies).

With 1969 P.F. certificate

27,500
15,500
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