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Stamps and Postal History


Errors, Freaks and Oddities




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Lot 6241

1908, 1¢ green, freak perforations (Scott 331), bottom margin block of 6, o.g., hinge remnants re-inforcing separations, wild perforations caused by foldover through bottom three stamps, includes partial and complete imperforate bottom sheet margins, striking variety; few defects, Very Fine appearance.
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 6242

1917, 2¢ rose, type I, crazy perforations (Scott 499), corner margin block of 6 with siderographer's initials, o.g., hinge remnant, foldover prior to perforating and guming causing freak perforations and gum on front side of folded corner and missing from back of several stamps, incredibly scarce and unusual "foldback"; small thin, Fine and attractive.
Suggested Bid $300
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Lot 6243

1917, 2¢ rose, type I (Scott 499), horizontal block of 6, o.g., never hinged, clean and fresh, perforations shifted 7mm to the left, F.-V.F., spice up your album page.
Suggested Bid $80
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Lot 6244
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1918, 1¢ gray green, Offset, crazy perforations (Scott 525), corner margin block of 6, o.g., lightly hinged (4 stamps never hinged), incredible block with widl freak perforations caused by foldover, includes partially imperforate top margin single and other interesting angles, lovely showpiece, Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $250
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Lot 6245

1923, $1 violet brown, wide pre-printing paper fold (Scott 571 var.), vertical block of eight with the vertical fold affecting four stamps; all stamps have "HNB" perfins (probably New York's Hanover National Bank), o.g., never hinged; position 5 with another small pre-printing crease at the left; perfins have resulted in slight damage to the upper right stamp, still Very Fine. A striking and very rare printing variety, .
Suggested Bid $750
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Lot 6246
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1923, $1 violet brown, wide pre-printing paper fold (Scott 571 var.), a used horizontal pair with a srtiking horizontal fold; rejoined, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $250
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Lot 6247

1931, 2¢ Red Cross (Scott 702), Red Cross shifted down, o.g., hinge remnant, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $6
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Lot 6248

1931, 2¢ Yorktown (Scott 703), vignette shifted up on right margin guideline example., o.g., never hinged, Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6249

1940, 1¢ Defense (Scott 899), under inking with 4mm vertical perf shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6250

1951, 3¢ Nevada Settlement (Scott 999), 7mm horizontal perf shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $16
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Lot 6251

1952, 3¢ NATO (Scott 1008), 4mm horizontal perf shift & top gutter snipe, o.g., never hinged, Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6252

1966, 5¢ Women's Clubs (Scott 1316), 1mm red & blue color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6253

1968, 6c Leif Erikson (Scott 1359), 1mm black color shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6254

1971, 8¢ John Sloan (Scott 1433), 2mm engraved black color shift, o.g., never hinged; creased, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6255

1971, 8¢ Emily Dickinson (Scott 1436), 4mm vertical perf shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6256

1971, 8¢ Prevent Drug Abuse (Scott 1438), 1mm light blue color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $6
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Lot 6257

1972, 8¢ Family Planning (Scott 1455), 6mm black inscription shift, o.g., never hinged; small crease at left, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6258

1972, 8¢ Mail Order (Scott 1468), 2mm yellow & 1mm red color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6259

1972, 8¢ Santa Claus (Scott 1472), plate number single, red color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6260

1972, 8¢ Pharmacy (Scott 1473), 1mm black color shift, slightly disturbed o.g.; pulled perf, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6261

1972, 8¢ Stamp Collecting (Scott 1474), Greenish background shifted 1mm., o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6262

1972, 8¢ Love (Scott 1475), 4mm horizontal perf shift, slightly disturbed o.g., F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6263

1973, 8¢ Robinson Jeffers (Scott 1485), 1mm gold color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6264

1973, 8¢ Truman (Scott 1499), horizontal pair, 3mm horizontal perf shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 6265

1973, 8¢ L. B. Johnson (Scott 1503), 10mm slanted vertical perf shift with gutter snipe With a normal copy., o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $32
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Lot 6266

1973, 8¢ Cattle (Scott 1504), 4mm horizontal perf shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6267

1973, 10¢ Crossed Flags (Scott 1509), 1mm red color shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6268

1973, 10¢ Jefferson Memorial (Scott 1510), 8mm vertical & 3mm horizontal perf shifts., o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 6269

1974, 10¢ Mineral Heritage complete (Scott 1541a), se-tenant block of 4, 2mm color shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6270

1974, 10¢ Retarded Children (Scott 1549), 4mm vertical perf shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6271

1975, 10¢ D. W. Griffith (Scott 1555), 1mm engraved brown color shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 6272

1975, 10¢ World Peace Through Law (Scott 1576), 10mm vertical perf shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $30
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Lot 6273

1975, 10¢ Banking (Scott 1577), 2mm engraved colors shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6274

1975, 10¢ Banking (Scott 1578a), se-tenant pair, 3mm engraved colors shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 6275

1978, 29¢ Sandy Hook Lighthouse (Scott 1605), 4mm horizontal perf shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6276

1982, 2¢ Igor Stravinsky (Scott 1845), horizontal strip of 4, progessive wider spaced vertical perfs; 21mm, 22mm, 23mm & 21mm., o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $20
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Lot 6277

1981, 18¢ Edna St. Vincent Millay (Scott 1926), 3mm black inscription vertical shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $8
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Lot 6278

1982, 20¢ Aging (Scott 2011), 7mm horizontal perf shift, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6279

1985, 22¢ Jerome Kern (Scott 2110), 5mm slightly slanted horizontal perf shift creates a change of design, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $24
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Lot 6280

1985, 22¢ Social Security (Scott 2153), 4mm horizontal perf shift creates a change of design without top inscription., o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $16
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Lot 6281

1985, 22¢ World War I Veterans (Scott 2154), 5mm horizontal & 3mm vertical perf shifts., o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $16
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Lot 6282

1989, $1 Johns Hopkins, extreme misperforation (Scott 2194), plate block of 4, o.g., never hinged, perferations displaced so that no denomination on top two, most of denomination at top of bottom two, interesting and attractive, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 6283

1988, 25c Grosbeak & Owl, pair (Scott 2285d), 1mm multicolor screen print shift, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $10
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Lot 6284

1997, 32¢ Rose, no die cutting (Scott 3054a), pair, dramatic freak shift, o.g., never hinged, Fine. Scott $75 .
Suggested Bid $16
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Lot 6285

1997, 32¢ Rose, no die cutting (Scott 3054a), end of roll strip of 3, dramatic miscut freak, o.g., never hinged, Fine. Scott $75 as pair .
Suggested Bid $50
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