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1909 Bluish Paper Issue
 
 
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Lot 2125

1909, 1¢ green, bluish paper (Scott 357), o.g., never hinged, lively bright color; a fresh and pleasing stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with photocopy of 2012 P.F. certificate for block of 4 from which it was taken, top left stamp.
Scott $180.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $132.
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Lot 2126

1909, 2¢ carmine, bluish paper (Scott 358), o.g., never hinged, deep saturated color; a lovely stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate.
Scott $170.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $132.
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Lot 2127
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1909, 2¢ carmine, bluish paper (Scott 358), block of 4, o.g., top 2 hinged, bottom 2 never hinged, fresh multiple with radiant color, Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott $500 for singles.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $270.
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Lot 2128

1909, 3¢ deep violet, bluish paper (Scott 359), o.g., hinged, appealing example with lively color and clear impression, Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,800.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $900.
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Lot 2129

1909, 5¢ blue, bluish paper (Scott 361), left margin single, o.g., previously hinged, premium quality example of this incredibly scarce 5 cent bluish paper; rarely found well centered, as the vast majority are quite a bit off centered, Very Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate; expert handstamp and signature on reverse.
Scott $5,750.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $4,200.
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Lot 2130

1909, 6¢ red orange, bluish paper (Scott 362), o.g., previously hinged, good looking example of this elusive stamp; with radiating color, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $900.
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Lot 2131

1909, 6¢ red orange, bluish paper (Scott 362), o.g., previously hinged, lovely example with warm rich color; a most impressive stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $900.
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Lot 2132

1909, 6¢ red orange, bluish paper (Scott 362), o.g., previously hinged, lovely contrast of red orange color boldly brought out by bluish paper; reperforated at right, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $660.
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Lot 2133

1909, 6¢ red orange, bluish paper (Scott 362), block of 4, o.g., previously hinged, lovely bright contrasting color of red orange color against bluish paper; tremendous top quality multiple rarely seen; the right two stamps are matchless GEMS that would realize big numbers if broken out of this fantastic block, Very Fine, with 1980 P.F. certificate and 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $5,250.
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
Realized $4,500.
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Lot 2134

1909, 13¢ blue green, bluish paper (Scott 365), o.g., previously hinged, brilliant fresh example of this terribly difficult bluish paper; a completely sound and pleasing stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,600.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,560.
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Lot 2135
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1909, 13¢ blue green, bluish paper (Scott 365), neatly struck duplex cancels, gorgeous example of this scarce used bluish paper; a completely sound and attractive stamp with strong color, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $4,000.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,760.
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Lot 2136

1909, 15¢ pale ultramarine, bluish paper (Scott 366), o.g., previously hinged, immaculate example with alluring rich color; a select 15 cent Bluish Paper, Very Fine, with 1966 P.F. certificate and 2017 P.S.E. certificate graded VF 80.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,200.
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