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1918-1923 Issues
 
 
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Lot 2304

1918, $2 orange red & black (Scott 523), o.g., never hinged, choice centered example with warm rich color; tiny paper indent, not mentioned on accompanying certificate, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott $1,150.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $840.
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Lot 2305

1918, $2 orange red & black (Scott 523), o.g., lightly hinged, handsome top quality example with vivid color; a beauty, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $525.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $330.
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Lot 2306

1918, $2 orange red & black (Scott 523), disturbed o.g., attractive example of this popular stamp, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $525.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $300.
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Lot 2307

1918, $2 orange red & black (Scott 523), o.g., previously hinged, bright rich color; small paper inclusion at bottom, Very Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate.
Scott $525.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $192.
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Lot 2308
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1918, $2 orange red & black (Scott 523), double oval REG cancel, magnificent example with alluring rich color and charming color, Very Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate graded VF 80.
Scott $250.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $240.
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Lot 2309

1918, $5 deep green & black (Scott 524), o.g., previously hinged, drop dead gorgeous with perfect centering; a beautiful stamp, Superb, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $550.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $420.
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Lot 2310

1918, $5 deep green & black (Scott 524), o.g., never hinged, eye popping colors, a beautiful mint stamp with lots of pizzaz, Very Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate for this stamp when it was a top margin plate number single, which has subsequently been removed.
Scott $360.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $270.
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Lot 2311

1918, $5 deep green & black (Scott 524), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $360.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $216.
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Lot 2312
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1918, $5 deep green & black and 1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 524, 547), o.g., 547 is hinged, 524 never hinged, extremely fresh examples, both with deep rich color, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $485.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $144.
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Lot 2313

1918, $5 deep green & black (Scott 524), o.g., never hinged, pristine mint stamp, as fresh as the first day it was issued, Very Fine, with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott $360.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $180.
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Lot 2314

1918, $5 deep green & black (Scott 524), top plate block of 8, o.g., never hinged, bright and post office fresh; an eye catching example of this popular multiple; usual staple holes in selvage, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $6,000.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $3,480.
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Lot 2315

1918, 2¢ carmine, Offset imperf, type V (Scott 533), horizontal pair, o.g., never hinged (natural gum creases), nice big margins and beautiful rich color, Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 2011 P.F. certificate for block/6, from which this pair was taken.
Scott $400.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Unsold
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Lot 2316

1918, 2¢ carmine, Offset imperf, type V (Scott 533), line pair, o.g., never hinged, GEM quality type V with prooflike color printed on lily white paper; simply gorgeous, Superb.
Scott $400.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Unsold
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Lot 2317

1918, 2¢ carmine, Offset imperf, type V (Scott 533), bottom margin plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, incredible JUMBO margined multiple in a wonderful state of preservation; the quintessential example of this tough type V plate block destined for the finest collection, Superb, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $2,850 as six singles.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,320.
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Lot 2318

1918, 2¢ carmine, Offset imperf, type VII (Scott 534B), o.g., previously hinged, tremendous well margined type VII stamp with lively color printed on clean white paper; ridiculously undervalued in this top condition, Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate graded XF 90 XQ.
SMQ XF 90; $2,100.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,400.
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Lot 2319

1919, 3¢ violet, rotary coil waste, perf 11 x 10 (Scott 541), o.g., never hinged, unusually large margins seldom seen on this normally tight margined issue, Extremely Fine, with 1994 P.F. certificate for block/4, from which this stamp was taken, top left stamp.
Scott $100.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $300.
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Lot 2320

1919, 3¢ violet, rotary coil waste, perf 11 x 10 (Scott 541), o.g., never hinged, unusually choice example of this coil waste issue; seldom found in this wonderful condition, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate for block.
Scott $100.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Unsold
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Lot 2321

1919, 3¢ violet, rotary coil waste, perf 11 x 10 (Scott 541), o.g., never hinged, bright fresh color and excellent centering; light corner bend at upper right, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $135.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $240.
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Lot 2322
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1923, 1¢ green, rotary sheet waste, perf 11 (Scott 544), wavy line machine cancel, scarce rotary coil waste issue; centered much better than usually encountered; a pretty stamp with gleaming color; tiny tear at top and left, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate.
Scott $3,750.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,560.
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Lot 2323

1921, 1¢ green, rotary coil waste, perf 11 (Scott 545), o.g., never hinged, beautifully well centered; reperforated at right, not mentioned on certificate, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott $400.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $780.
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Lot 2324

1921, 1¢ green, rotary coil waste, perf 11 (Scott 545), o.g., never hinged, elusive mint coil waste issue, with beautiful rich shade, Fine.
Scott $450.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $300.
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Lot 2325

1921, 1¢ green, rotary coil waste, perf 11 (Scott 545), o.g., previously hinged, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 1991 P.F. certificate for block.
Scott $170.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $192.
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Lot 2326

1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 547), o.g., never hinged, dazzling color and crisp clear impression, Very Fine.
Scott $270.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $168.
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Lot 2327

1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 547), o.g., never hinged (natural gum crease at bottom right), bold rich color and choice centering, Very Fine.
Scott $270.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $96.
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Lot 2328

1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 547), bottom margin arrow block of 4, o.g., never hinged, marvelous multiple with wonderful centering and exquisite color, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,080 for singles.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $960.
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Lot 2329

1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 547), right margin block of 4, o.g., never hinged (upper left stamp with fingerprint on gum), dazzling color; a very pretty multiple, Fine to Very Fine, with 2005 P.S.A.G. certificate.
Scott $1,080 for singles.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $660.
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Lot 2330
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1920, $2 carmine & black (Scott 547), top block of 4 with plate number, o.g., lightly hinged, bottom 2 never hinged, premium quality position block with extremely intense color, Very Fine.
Scott $790 for singles.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $390.
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Lot 2331

1920, 5¢ Pilgrim (Scott 550), top margin block of 4 with plate number, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh multiple with lovely rich color, Very Fine.
Scott $300.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $132.
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