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Sale 890 — The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)

Sale Date — Wednesday, 2 February, 2005

Category — Later Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
558
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 558, Later Issues3c Minerva, Harris Automatic Press Company Offset Essay on India (Brazer 385aE-b), 3c Minerva, Harris Automatic Press Company Offset Essay on India (Brazer 385aE-b)3c Minerva, Harris Automatic Press Company Offset Essay on India (Brazer 385aE-b). Die sunk on 119 x 132mm card with full die sinkage, printed in Dark Red, fresh and Very Fine, very few are known, unlisted in Scott, according to Brazer, Harris installed one of their new offset presses at the Bureau in 1910 and these essays were printed during the trial run, the presses were not adopted for regular issues, but were used for certain Revenue issues starting in 1914

E. 750-1,000
850
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