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Stamps and Postal History


1923-2002 Issues
 
 
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Lot 3208

1923, 1¢ green, Schermack type III perfs (Scott 575), horizontal pair, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Scott $230 for hinged.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3209

1923, 1¢ green, Schermack type III perfs (Scott 575), pair, o.g., previously hinged, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2002 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $230.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3210

1923, rotary coil waste, 1¢ and 2¢ complete (Scott 578-579), plate blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, nice and presentable plate block set; 2¢ has slight oil staining at top and perf separations at top selvage, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $2,650.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid$500
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Lot 3211

1923, 1¢ green, rotary coil waste (Scott 578), o.g., never hinged, choice centering for this very difficult issue, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 1977 P.F. certificate.
Scott $150.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3212

1923, 2¢ carmine, rotary coil waste (Scott 579), top plate block of 4, o.g., never hinged, wonderful example of this scarce coil waste plate block; exceptionally fresh example with strong color, Fine.
Scott $900.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3213
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1924, 2¢ carmine, rotary (Scott 583a), booklet pane of 6, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh example of this immaculate perf 10 booklet pane with radiant color, Fine.
Scott $200.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3214

1925, 10¢ orange, rotary (Scott 591), bottom left block of 4, o.g., never hinged, gleaming rich shade; a pristine Post Office fresh corner position block; very pretty, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $360.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3215

1923, 2¢ carmine, rotary coil waste (Scott 595), o.g., never hinged, extremely fresh example of this coil waste issue, Fine.
Scott $450.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3216

1923, 2¢ carmine, rotary coil waste (Scott 595), top margin single, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine, with 1977 P.F. certificate.
Scott $450.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3217

1923, 2¢ carmine, rotary coil waste (Scott 595), top plate block of 4 with star, o.g., never hinged, beautifully fresh; light crease on top left stamp and selvage, Very Good to Fine.
Scott $3,000.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3218
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1923, 2¢ carmine, rotary coil waste (Scott 595), beautiful "New York" oval cancellation, flawless example of this tough used stamp; tremendous rich color, Fine, with 2008 P.F. certificate.
Scott $375.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3219

1929, 2¢ carmine, horizontal coil, types II & I (Scott 599A,599), joint line pair, tied on piece by 4-bar killers, Fine to Very Fine and attractive. Very scarce used, with 2015 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3220

1929, 2¢ carmine, horizontal coil, type II (Scott 599A), o.g., never hinged, sensational type II coil single with balanced margins and exuberant color; surprisingly difficult stamp to find like this, Extremely Fine to Superb, much scarcer in this top quality than the guides that provide for pricing, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $725.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3221

1929, 2¢ carmine, horizontal coil, type II (Scott 599A), o.g., never hinged, a sensational type II coil single with beckoning color; elusive to find like this, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Scott $200.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3222

1929, 2¢ carmine, horizontal coil, type II (Scott 599A), pair, o.g., never hinged, impressive type II coil with superior color and impression, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $425.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3223

1923, 2¢ Harding, rotary (Scott 612), bottom right strip of 4, o.g., never hinged, exceptionally choice strip of 4 examples with nice margins; minor crease on bottom stamp, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $130 as singles.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3224

1924, 2¢ Huguenot-Walloon (Scott 615), plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, an outstanding choice and showpiece item with unparalleled beauty; wide top and sterling rich color makes for a top quality item worthy for the best of collections, Very Fine.
Scott $85.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3225
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1925, Lexington-Concord set, large die on India paper (Scott 617P1-619P1), nice matched set of approved proofs dated March 2-3, 1925, each measuring approximately 203 x 118 mm; signed by Postmaster General Harry S. New and stamped with blue serial number on reverse, Very Fine.
Scott $9,000.
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500.
Current Bid$2,500
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Lot 3226
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1925, Norse-American complete (Scott 620-621), top plate block of 8, o.g., some stamps never hinged, lovely group of Norse-American issues; including a nice matched set of top plates/8, plus numerous sets of arrow, and corner margin blocks/4; an eye catching selection, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,009.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 3227

1925, 17¢ black (Scott 623), o.g., never hinged, with rich color, equally balanced margins and a sharp clear impression, Superb, with 2015 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $210.
Scott $19.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3228

1926, 5¢ Ericsson (Scott 628), o.g., never hinged, a perfect little GEM, Superb, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $190.
Scott $8.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3229

1926, White Plains souvenir sheet (Scott 630), o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3230

1926, White Plains souvenir sheet (Scott 630), upper right plate no. 18773, o.g., never hinged, fresh, crisp and well-centered, Very Fine.
Scott $575.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3231
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1926, White Plains souvenir sheet (Scott 630), attractive used sheet with exhibition postmarks; slight crease in top selvage, otherwise Fine.
Scott $450.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3232

1926, 1½¢ yellow brown, rotary imperf (Scott 631), center block of 4 with crossed gutters, o.g., never hinged, matchless GEM quality multiple with boardwalk margins and brilliant color, Superb, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate graded Gem 100J.
Scott $55.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3233

1928, 2¢ carmine, rotary, type II (Scott 634A), a fresh, well-centered single with bottom sheet margin, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, with photocopy of 2016 P.F. certificate for a pair.
Scott $600.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3234

1928, 2¢ carmine, rotary, type II (Scott 634A), o.g., never hinged, riveting color and detailed impression; a lovely example of this tough type II stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with 1992 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott $600.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3235

1928, 2¢ carmine, rotary, type II (Scott 634A), plate block of 4, o.g., previously hinged, bright fresh color showing clear type characteristics; perfs reattached in top right selvage and repaired selvage, gum skips and light stamp offset on gum, Very Good.
Scott $2,200.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3236

1928, 5¢ Hawaii (Scott 648), top left plate block of 4, o.g., never hinged, handsome multiple in pristine mint condition, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $375.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3237
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1929, Kans.-Nebr., 1¢ to 10¢ complete (Scott 658-679), o.g., some never hinged / most are hinged, desirable sets of both the Kansas and Nebraska overprints; never hinged include Scott #'s 658-659, 664, 672-675, and 677; all with deep rich colors, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $619.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3238

1929, Kans., 1¢ to 10¢ complete (Scott 658-668), o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $432.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3239

1929, 1¢ Kans. (Scott 658), o.g., never hinged, extraordinary example of this terribly difficult stamp, Superb, with 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $325.
Scott $5.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3240

1929, 3¢ Nebr. (Scott 672), top left plate block of 4, o.g., never hinged, a remarkably fresh and choice example, with warm rich color and sharp Nebraska overprint, elusive, Very Fine.
Scott $360.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3241

1929, 10¢ Nebr. (Scott 679), o.g., never hinged, gorgeous example with deeply saturated color and steep impression, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2014 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $500.
Scott $180.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 3242

1929, 10¢ Nebr. (Scott 679), o.g., never hinged, dazzling shade; a premium quality stamp, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.F. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $165.
Scott $180.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3243

1931, 2¢ Yorktown, dark lake & black color error (Scott 703b), o.g., never hinged with natural gum crease, exceptional example of the dark lake and black color error with choice centering, Very Fine, with 1990 P.S.E. certificate for block/4 from which this example was taken.
Scott $750.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3244

1932, 9¢ Washington Bicentennial (Scott 714), o.g., never hinged, a perfect GEM with brilliant color, Superb, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $170.
Scott $3.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3245

1935, 1¢-10¢ National Parks complete, imperf (Scott 756-765), uncut complete sheets of 200, overall condition is mostly sound; some small faults, light creases, small edge tears, 765 10¢ sheet missing block of 10 from upper left sheet, generally Fine to Very Fine, a great specialist lot with huge profit potential, one could break down these sheets and do well as they often sell for $100 per set for singles, with plate blocks and positional blocks a nice premium.
Scott $30,000+.
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500

In 1940, the Post Office Department offered to accept some of the ungummed 1935 Farley Special Printings to be gummed. This program was not widely known so few collectors actually participated, and these gummed stamps are quite scarce. According to Scott, only 756-65 and 769-70 were accepted in this program.

Current Bid$2,500
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Lot 3246

1938, $1-$5 Presidentials (Scott 832-834), plate number pairs, o.g., never hinged, premium quality matched pairs; each showing double arrow in selvage, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $219.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3247

1938, $1-$5 Presidentials (Scott 832-834), o.g., never hinged, attractive selection of top right corner margin singles; includes 832 x (2) examples, Extremely Fine.
Scott $82.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3248

1951, $1 Presidential, watermarked USIR (Scott 832b), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate for block.
Scott $180.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3249

1938, $5 Presidential (Scott 834), centerline block of 4, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $375.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3250
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1938, 3¢ Northwest Territory (Scott 837E), 3½" x 4" photographic reproduction of the artist's design as modeled after Borglum's unfinished statue, "March Westward of the Nation"; also includes a slightly smaller photograph of the finished statue, which now stands in Marietta, Ohio, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3251

1942, 5¢ Chinese Resistance (Scott 906), block of 4, o.g., never hinged, an beautiful showpiece block of this popular issue, Superb, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $400 for 4 singles.
Scott $16.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3252

1978, 15¢ Holmes coil, type I, untagged (Bureau precancel) (Scott 1305Ef), line pair, o.g., never hinged, desirable example of this seldom offered untagged line pair; a great specialist item, Very Fine, with 2018 P.F. certificate graded VF 80.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3253
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1975, 13¢ Eagle & Shield, blind perforations (Scott 1596 var.), full upper right pane of 100 on thin paper, vertical perforations very weak, horizontal nearly invisible; corner crease at lower right affecting ZIP block, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3254

2017, Forever, Quilled Paper Heart Love, die cutting omitted (Scott 5036a), pane of 20 with corner plate numbers B11111, regularly issued with die-cutting, this pane missed that process, these were produced from the lower right position of the sheets, completely sound and free of any imperfection, of the several sheets reported, most had creasing, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $500 - 750

Only press sheets were regularly issued imperforate and were printed with plate number #S11111, this is the discovery example featured on the front page of Linns Nov 7 2016.

Current Bid$250
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Lot 3255

2002, 34¢ Langston Hughes, imperf (Scott 3557a), full pane of 20, o.g., never hinged, serpentine perforations omitted, Very Fine, it is believed that only a few panes exist, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $8,500 as ten pairs, unpriced.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Current Bid$1,500
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