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Sale 5117

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1870-1888 Bank Note Issues (Sc. 134-218)




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Lot 5113
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1870, 1¢ ultramarine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 134), bright stamp with tall margins, lightly struck cancel; small corner creases, reperforated, Very Fine appearance. Scott $200 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5114
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1870, 1¢ ultramarine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 134), horizontal strip of 3, with clean, soft color, each stamp with negative fancy cancel; small faults; grill points faint, Fine appearance. Scott $600 .
Suggested Bid $190
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Lot 5115
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1870, 2¢ red brown, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 135), a stunner with intense color and three-dimensional modeling, plus centering that doesn't get much better; 5mm tear, Extremely Fine to Superb appearance, a great looking stamp. Scott $75 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 5116
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1870, 3¢ green, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 136), in crisp color with sharp detail and a strong grill; nicely centered; top and left each with one shorter perforation, Very Fine+. Scott $33 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5117
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1870, 6¢ carmine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 137), in warm color, with super wide left margin; neat quartered cork cancel; small corner crease at lower right, minor perforation faults at top, reperforated. Scott $400 .
Suggested Bid $120
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Lot 5118
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1871, 7¢ vermilion, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 138), with bright color on clean paper; clear grill points; neat circle-of-Vs cancel; reperforated, Fine, sound. Scott $500 .
Suggested Bid $150
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Lot 5119
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1870, 10¢ brown, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 139), cancel at left onto perfs which are complete, intensely colored on fresh paper, nicely centered; grill light; minor perforation faults at top, Very Fine appearance, signed and authenticated J.M. Bartels. Scott $800 .
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 5120
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1870, 30¢ black, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 143), with gorgeous color, three balanced margins, and a stunning red cancel, F.-V.F. appearance, a narrow stamp almost certainly reperforated, but WOW! Scott $3,750 .
Suggested Bid $800
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Lot 5121
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1870, 90¢ carmine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 144), with lovely color and well-centered; grill points faint but readily seen; small faults, Very Fine appearance, very presentable. Scott $2,250 .
Suggested Bid $800
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Lot 5122
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1870, 1¢ ultramarine, I. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 134A), beautifully printed and centered, with clearly defined grill and a neat negative fancy cancel, Extremely Fine. Scott $375 .
Suggested Bid $400
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Lot 5123
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1870, 3¢ green, I. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 136A), with deep color and nice centering; cancels light, F.-V.F. Scott $100 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5124
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1870, 3¢ green, I. grill, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 136A), horizontal pair, fresh with nice color and lightly struck cancels; natural straight edge at left, F.-V.F. Scott $200 .
Suggested Bid $90
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Lot 5125
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1870, 2¢ red brown, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 146), in clear color with proof-like detail; perfectly centered with a neat double-oval "1" cancel, Extremely Fine, one to enhance any collection. Scott $18 .
Suggested Bid $70
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Lot 5126
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1870, 2¢ red brown, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 146), horizontal pair, in rich, clean color and with crystal-clear detail; fresh and sound in all respects, Very Fine. Scott $38 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 5127
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1870, 3¢ green, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 147), Post Office fresh, mathematically centered, and as light a cancel as you could hope for, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, what more could you want? Scott $2 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5128
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1870, 6¢ carmine, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 148), nice jumbo with strong color and a "T" cancel; natural straight edge at right, Very Fine. Scott $23 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5129
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1871, 7¢ vermilion, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 149), with mouthwatering color and near-perfect centering; fresh and sound; few shorter perfs at left, otherwise Extremely Fine. Scott $90 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 5130
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1870, 10¢ brown, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 150), fresh and clean with strong color and clear detail; well-placed crossroads cancel, Extremely Fine. Scott $33 .
Suggested Bid $110
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Lot 5131
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1870, 12¢ dull violet, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 151); reperforated, handsome Very Fine appearance. Scott $200 .
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 5132
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1870, 24¢ purple, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 153), well-centered with soft color; red cancel a nice contrast; faint corner crease at upper left, Very Fine+. Scott $220 .
Suggested Bid $150
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Lot 5133
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1870, 30¢ black, N.B.N.C. printing (Scott 154), deep color, proof-like detail, and flawless centering, plus a light, unobtrusive duplex cancel dated [18]84; unpunched perforation lower right, trivial corner crease lower left, Very Fine to Extremely Fine appearance. Scott $275 .
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 5134
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1873, 1¢ ultramarine, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 156), unused without gum, with sound color and impression; trivial, faint imperfection on reverse only showing in fluid, V.G.-Fine appearance. Scott $90 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 5135
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1873, 1¢ ultramarine, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 156), Post Office fresh with proof-like detail and color, on immaculate paper with matching blue cancel, Extremely Fine. Scott $6 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5136
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1873, 2¢ brown, plate proof on card (Scott 157P4), the picture of perfection, with color, impression, card and margins leaving nothing to be desired—except the proof itself, Extremely Fine to Superb, one Jackson worth a couple. Scott $20 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5137
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1873, 2¢ brown, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 157), a gorgeous stamp, with impeccable color and impression, immaculate paper and perfectly centered between jumbo side margins; just a hint of a cancel at left and below Jackson's chin; natural straight edge at right, Extremely Fine, don't miss this one. Scott $23 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5138
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1873, 2¢ brown, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 157), horizontal pair, with enticing color and crisp impression, all remarkably well-centered; left stamp with pulled perforation, Very Fine, a good looking pair.
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5139
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1873, 3¢ green, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 158), a big stamp, with flawless impression, deep color, and the lightest cancel imaginable, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, a real winner. Scott $1 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5140
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1873, 6¢ pink, 12¢ blackish violet, 4¢ carmine plate proofs on card (Scott 159P4, 163P3, 215P4), fresh and clean, the 12¢ particularly bold. Scott $388 .
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 5141
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1873, 6¢ dull pink, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 159), unused without gum, a striking stamp in warm color on lily-white paper; large margins three sides; natural straight edge at right, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, a big stamp. Scott $120 .
Suggested Bid $150
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Lot 5142
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1873, 6¢ dull pink, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 159), pair, cork, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $38 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 5143
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1873, 7¢ orange vermilion, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 160), an outstanding Stanton wglorious color, crystal-clear detail, and wondrous centering, Extremely Fine. Scott $85 .
Suggested Bid $120
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Lot 5144
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1873, 10¢ brown, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 161), unused without gum; small fault, reperforated, lovely Very Fine appearance. Scott $250 .
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 5145
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1873, 10¢ brown, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 161); reperforated, lovely Very Fine appearance. Scott $25 .
Suggested Bid $13
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Lot 5146
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1873, 10¢ brown, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 161), pair, ultramarine targets, red London exchange; left stamp with natural straight edge, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $53 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5147
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1873, 15¢ yellow orange, plate proof on card (Scott 163P4), with glorious color, a sharp "V" secret mark, and pristine card near-perfectly centered, Very Fine. Scott $20 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 5148
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1873, 15¢ yellow orange, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 163). Nat. S.E. at R, w/ guide-arrow., light target; natural staright edge at right with guide arrow, Extremely Fine. Scott $150 .
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 5149
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1873, 30¢ gray black, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 165), a gorgeous stamp with outstanding color, crisp, clean printing, fresh paper and a grid-of-diamonds cancel, F.-V.F. Scott $135 .
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 5150
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1873, 90¢ rose carmine, plate proof on card (Scott 166P4), a Perry to anchor any proof collection, fresh as the day it was pulled, Very Fine. Scott $40 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5151
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1875, 2¢ vermilion, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 178), bold blue cancel, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $15 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5152
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1875, 5¢ blue, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 179), unused without gum; thins and small abrasion, attractive Very Fine appearance. Scott $225 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5153
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1875, 5¢ blue, C.B.N.C. printing (Scott 179), blue cancel; corner crease, F.-V.F. Scott $26 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 5154
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1879, 1¢ dark ultramarine, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 182); reperforated, attractive Very Fine appearance. Scott $6 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5155
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1879, 1¢ dark ultramarine, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 182), pair, light cork cancels; reperforated, attractive Very Fine appearance. Scott $13 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5156
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1879, 2¢ vermilion, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 183), light blue target; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $5 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5157
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1879, 3¢ green, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 184), cork, huge balanced jumbo margins; reperforated, Extremely Fine appearance. Scott $1 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5158
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1879, 5¢ blue, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 185), barest traces of cancel, large jumbo; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $16 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5159
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1879, 6¢ pink, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 186), regummed; reperforated, lovely Very Fine appearance. Scott $275 .
Suggested Bid $150
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Lot 5160
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1879, 6¢ pink, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 186), cork, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $23 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5161
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1879, 10¢ brown, A.B.N.C. printing, without secret mark (Scott 187), a sensational jumbo of a stamp, near-perfectly centered with outstanding color and detail; clean and sound; reperforated, Very Fine+. Scott $40 .
Suggested Bid $50
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Lot 5162
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1879, 10¢ brown, A.B.N.C. printing, with secret mark (Scott 188), Used. XF., cork, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $30 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5163
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1879, 10¢ brown, A.B.N.C. printing, with secret mark (Scott 188), pair, registry ovals, freakishly huge margins; reperforated, otherwise F.-V.F. Scott $63 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Lot 5164
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1879, 15¢ red orange, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 189), light face-free postmark, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $28 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 5165
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1879, 30¢ full black, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 190), scintillating stamp with exceptional color and detail, well-centered with a face-free cancel, Very Fine. Scott $90 .
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 5166
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1879, 90¢ carmine, A.B.N.C. printing (Scott 191), light face-free postmark; creases and reperforated, Extremely Fine to Superb appearance. Scott $350 .
Suggested Bid $120
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Lot 5167
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1881, 1¢ gray blue, re-engraved (Scott 206), light Philadelphia oval; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $1 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 5168
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1881, 1¢ gray blue, re-engraved (Scott 206), strip of 3, Used Strip of 3. VF+ app. Fragile but intact perfs. ex-Nutmeg Sales. L Stamp with Small Tear., cork cancels; fragile but intact, small faults, lovely Very Fine appearance.
Suggested Bid $50
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Lot 5169
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1882, 6¢ rose, re-engraved (Scott 208), nice duplex killer "1"; corner crease, V.G. Scott $100 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5170
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1882, 10¢ yellow brown, re-engraved (Scott 209), target; reperforated, attractive Very Fine appearance. Scott $6 .
Suggested Bid $15
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Lot 5171
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1882, 10¢ brown, re-engraved (Scott 209), pair, each struck with fancy ultramarine star cancel; small faults and reperforated, F.-V.F. appearance. Scott $13 .
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 5172
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1883, 2¢ red brown (Scott 210), regummed; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $17 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 5173
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1883, 2¢ red brown (Scott 210), cork; couple unpunched perfs, Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Lot 5174
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1883, 2¢ red brown (Scott 210), vertical pair, Nice Washington D.C. Cancel, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5175
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1883, 4¢ blue green (Scott 211), target, jumbo margins; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $25 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5176

1887, 1¢ ultramarine (Scott 212), o.g., previously hinged; reperforated, otherwise Very Fine. Scott $90 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5177
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1887, 1¢ ultramarine (Scott 212), Used. VF+., cork, large margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $3 .
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 5178
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1887, 2¢ green (Scott 213), duplex postmark, Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5179

1887, 3¢ vermilion (Scott 214), o.g., lightly hinged; reperforated, attractive Very Fine appearance. Scott $60 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5180
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1888, 4¢ carmine (Scott 215), duplex, large oversized balanced margins; oxidized and thins, Extremely Fine appearance. Scott $25 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5181
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1888, 30¢ orange brown (Scott 217), regummed over small faults; reperforated. Scott $80 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Lot 5182
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1888, 30¢ orange brown (Scott 217), duplex postmark; reperforated. Scott $90 .
Suggested Bid $50
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Lot 5183

1888, 90¢ purple (Scott 218), disturbed o.g., paper hinge remnant, great color and overall freshness; thin, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Scott $850 .
Suggested Bid $250
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