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Flagship U.S. Stamps


Newspaper Stamps




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Lot 4048
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Newspaper, 1865, 5¢ dark blue, 10¢ blue green and 25¢ orange red (Scott PR1-PR3), without gum as issued, first large newspaper set; some faults, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott $1,450.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $200.
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Lot 4049
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Newspaper, 1865, 10¢ blue green (Scott PR2), without gum as issued, bright newspaper stamp; natural straight edge at top, minor adherences and gum stains on back, otherwise Very Fine, with 2009 Weiss certificate.
Scott $300.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $50.
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Lot 4050
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Newspaper, 1865, 5¢ dark blue (Scott PR4a), without gum as issued, crisp impression; light creases at bottom and clipped perfs at top, Very Good, with 2009 Weiss certificate.
Scott $700.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $50.
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Lot 4051
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Newspapers, 1875 Reprints of 1865 issue, 5¢ to 25¢ complete (Scott PR5-PR7), without gum as issued, early large newspaper set; small faults, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott $775.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $140.
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Lot 4052
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Newspaper, 1875 Reprint of 1865 issue, 25¢ dark carmine (Scott PR7), without gum as issued, crisp impression and bright color, natural straight edge at top; small sealed tear at bottom, two light creases, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, with 2009 Weiss certificate.
Scott $300.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $60.
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Lot 4053

Newspaper, 1875, 24¢ rose (Scott PR17), disturbed o.g., rich color and impression within nicely framed margins; nibbed perf at top, otherwise Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $170.
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Lot 4054

Newspaper, 1875, 60¢ rose (Scott PR20), o.g., hinged, bright fresh color and impression, nicely placed within its borders; two small thin spots and perf faults at bottom, Fine to Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $160.
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Lot 4055
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Newspaper, 1875, 60¢ rose (Scott PR20), regummed, bountiful color and rich impression within exquisitely balanced margins, Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $450.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $250.
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Lot 4056
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Newspaper, 1875, $3 vermilion (Scott PR25), unused without gum, radiant color, Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $700.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $275.
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Lot 4057

Newspaper, 1875, $6 ultramarine (Scott PR26), o.g., hinged, delicate but radiant color and impression, Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $3,600.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $500.
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Lot 4058
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Newspaper, 1875, $9 yellow orange (Scott PR27), unused without gum, brilliant rich saturating color, three even margins; purple handstamp that bleeds through at right corner, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,750.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $400.
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Lot 4059

Newspaper, 1875, $12 blue green (Scott PR28), o.g., hinged, sharp color and impression, Very Good to Fine, 100% sound example of a scarce stamp, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $4,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,000.
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Lot 4060

Newspaper, 1875, $36 brown rose (Scott PR30), o.g., hinged, nice color, complete perforations with large margins, centered to the left, Fine for this, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $5,000.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,100.
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Lot 4061
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Newspaper, 1875, $48 red brown (Scott PR31), regummed, rich encompassing color and impression, centered to the top and right; reperforated at the top, Very Good, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,600.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $400.
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Lot 4062

Newspaper, 1875, $60 violet (Scott PR32), slightly disturbed o.g., hinged, a very attractive completely sound example of this rarity, with fresh pretty pastel color, Fine, with 1998 P.F. certificate.
Scott $7,000.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,400.
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Lot 4063

Newspaper, 1875, $60 violet (Scott PR32), disturbed o.g., vibrant color; small hinge thin and short perf at left, about Fine, a rare stamp, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $7,000.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $750.
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Lot 4064
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 2¢ gray black on horizontally ribbed paper (Scott PR33a), without gum as issued, huge gargantuan margins; short perf at bottom, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $110.
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Lot 4065
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 2¢ gray black on horizontally ribbed paper (Scott PR33a), without gum as issued; perf faults at right, Very Fine centering, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 4066
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 3¢ gray black on horizontally ribbed paper (Scott PR34a), without gum as issued; reperforated at right, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 4067
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 4¢ gray black (Scott PR35), without gum as issued; two vertical creases, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $700.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $160.
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Lot 4068
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 6¢ gray black (Scott PR36), without gum as issued, boldly emblazoned color and impression on contrasting white paper within exquisitely balanced margins; natural straight edge at bottom, Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $900.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $275.
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Lot 4069
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 8¢ gray black (Scott PR37), without gum as issued, delicate yet true gray black color; natural straight edge at top, Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $975.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $150.
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Lot 4070
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 10¢ gray black (Scott PR39), without gum as issued, wide balanced margins; three short perfs at left, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $275.
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Lot 4071
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 10¢ gray black (Scott PR39), without gum as issued; small thin and short perf at upper right corner, handsome Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. and 1992 P.F. certificates.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $200.
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Lot 4072
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 12¢ pale rose (Scott PR40), without gum as issued, full rich color and impression within nicely matched margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $650.
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Lot 4073
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 12¢ pale rose (Scott PR40), without gum as issued, nicely centered with lovely fresh pastel color, completely sound, Fine to Very Fine, a scarce stamp with far fewer surviving than the reported sale of 1313, with 1995 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $425.
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Lot 4074
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 36¢ pale rose (Scott PR42), without gum as issued, beautifully well centered with remarkable color and freshness, Very Fine, rare - only 330 sold, with 1995 P.F. certificate.
Scott $2,800.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 4075
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 36¢ pale rose (Scott PR42), without gum as issued, bright radiant color and razor sharp impression on contrasting bright white paper; reperforated at the bottom, nearly Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. and 1997 P.F. certificates.
Scott $2,800.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $550.
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Lot 4076
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 48¢ pale rose (Scott PR43), without gum as issued, bright and fresh, a rare stamp missing in most collections; small corner crease, otherwise Fine, only 268 sold, with 1996 P.F. certificate.
Scott $4,000.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 4077
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 48¢ pale rose (Scott PR43), without gum as issued, true full color within nice margins; perf faults at bottom, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $4,000.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $750.
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Lot 4078
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Newspaper, 1875 Special Printing, 96¢ pale rose (Scott PR47), without gum as issued, radiant rich color and impression within large jumbo margins; perf faults at top, natural straight edge at bottom, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, a scarce stamp, with 2016 P.S.E. and 1990 P.F. certificates.
Scott $8,500.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $2,000.
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Lot 4079

Newspaper, 1879, 12¢ red (Scott PR63), o.g., hinged, fiery color and impression within huge jumbo margins; two short perfs at top, otherwise Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $190.
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Lot 4080

Newspaper, 1879, 24¢ red (Scott PR64), o.g., previously hinged, bold color and impression within ample margins, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
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Lot 4081
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Newspaper, 1879, 36¢ red (Scott PR65), unused without gum, delicate but full color and impression; reperforated at the top, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $475.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $80.
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Lot 4082

Newspaper, 1879, 48¢ red (Scott PR66), o.g., hinged; corner crease, Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $140.
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Lot 4083

Newspaper, 1879, 48¢ red (Scott PR66), o.g., hinged, bright color and nicely balanced within its margins; light perf toning and small hinge thin, attractive Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $150.
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Lot 4084
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Newspaper, 1879, 60¢ red (Scott PR67), regummed, rich color and sharp impression within balanced margins, Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $450.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $130.
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Lot 4085
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Newspaper, 1879, 72¢ red (Scott PR68), regummed; reperforated at the top, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $575.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $150.
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Lot 4086
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Newspaper, 1879, 84¢ red (Scott PR69), regummed over filled hinge thin, radiant rich color and impression, Very Good to Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $575.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $100.
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Lot 4087

Newspaper, 1879, $1.92 pale brown (Scott PR71), o.g., hinged, rich color and impression within larger than normal margins, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $550.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $180.
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Lot 4088

Newspaper, 1879, $1.92 pale brown (Scott PR71), o.g., hinged, deep dark rich color within large margins; corner crease and small hinge thins, Fine to Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $550.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $100.
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Lot 4089
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Newspaper, 1879, $1.92 pale brown (Scott PR71), unused without gum, rich color, choice example, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $225.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $90.
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Lot 4090

Newspaper, 1879, $3 red vermilion (Scott PR72), disturbed o.g., fiery rich color and impression within large balanced on three sides margins; faint diagonal crease, otherwise Very Fine and attractive, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $625.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $110.
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Lot 4091

Newspaper, 1879, $9 orange (Scott PR74), o.g., hinged, fiery sun color within well placed margins; pulled corner perf at top left, otherwise Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $800.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $140.
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Lot 4092

Newspaper, 1879, $12 yellow green (Scott PR75), disturbed o.g., bold resonating color and impression, three balanced margins, Fine to Very Fine, signed Champion, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 4093

Newspaper, 1879, $24 dark violet (Scott PR76), slightly disturbed o.g., bold and rich color and impression within lovely large and balanced margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $800.
Estimate $500 - 750.
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Lot 4094

Newspaper, 1879, $36 Indian red (Scott PR77), slightly disturbed o.g., lovely desirable color and sharp impression within well placed borders; reperforated at left, handsome Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $180.
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Lot 4095

Newspaper, 1879, $48 yellow brown (Scott PR78), o.g., hinged, bold rich color, placed nicely within its margins, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $900.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $160.
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Lot 4096

Newspaper, 1885, 36¢ carmine (Scott PR84), o.g., previously hinged, brilliant color and sharp impression within large margins; nibbed perf at bottom, otherwise Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $300.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $100.
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Lot 4097

Newspaper, 1885, 60¢ carmine (Scott PR86), o.g., hinged, fiery rich color and impression, three nicely balanced margins, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $550.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $225.
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Lot 4098

Newspaper, 1885, 84¢ carmine (Scott PR88), small part o.g., exceptionally well centered with choice color, a scarce and desirable example in premium quality, Extremely Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $300.
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Lot 4099

Newspaper, 1885, 84¢ carmine (Scott PR88), o.g., hinged; small hinge thin, Fine to Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $120.
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Lot 4100

Newspaper, 1885, 84¢ carmine (Scott PR88), o.g., previously hinged, Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $850.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $170.
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Lot 4101

Newspaper, 1885, 96¢ carmine (Scott PR89), o.g., never hinged, radiant color and impression, PO fresh, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. and 1990 P.F. certificates.
Scott $1,750.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 4102

Newspaper, 1894, 2¢ intense black (Scott PR91), o.g., previously hinged, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $500.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $110.
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Lot 4103

Newspaper, 1894, 4¢ intense black (Scott PR92), o.g., hinged (natural gum wrinkle), rich jet black color and razor sharp impression within abundantly large margins, straight edge at top, Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $600.
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 4104

Newspaper, 1894, 6¢ intense black (Scott PR93), o.g., hinged, centered to the left, three even margins; small thin at right, Very Good to Fine, rare, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $4,500.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $425.
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Lot 4105

Newspaper, 1894, 10¢ intense black (Scott PR94), o.g., hinged; tiny thin and faint corner creases, Fine to Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
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Lot 4106
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Newspaper, 1894, 12¢ pink (Scott PR95), unused without gum; tiny tear at right, corner crease and slightly faded, otherwise Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,100.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
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Lot 4107

Newspaper, 1894, 24¢ pink (Scott PR96), o.g., hinged, delicate full pink color and full sharp impression surrounded by large jumbo margins, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. and 1992 P.F. certificates.
Scott $3,750.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,200.
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Lot 4108

Newspaper, 1895, 50¢ carmine (Scott PR107), o.g., hinged, saturating rich color and impression with large balanced margins; two tiny hinge thins, Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,750.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $600.
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Lot 4109

Newspaper, 1895, $5 ultramarine (Scott PR109), disturbed o.g., bright pastel color and sharp impression; reperforated at left, Very Fine appearing, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,100.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $425.
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Lot 4110

Newspaper, 1895, $10 green (Scott PR110), slightly disturbed o.g., almost perfectly centered, fresh with vibrant color; two inconsequential thin spots, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott $2,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
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Lot 4111

Newspaper, 1895, $10 green (Scott PR110), slightly disturbed o.g., deep etched color and impression; tiny thin and corner crease, Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,500.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $275.
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Lot 4112
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Newspaper, 1895, $20 slate (Scott PR111), unused without gum, rich luxuriant color and impression within nicely bordered even margins; small faults and reperforated at left, Very Fine appearing, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,200.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $300.
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Lot 4113

Newspaper, 1895, $50 dull rose (Scott PR112), o.g., hinged, complete full color and neat impression, large generous and even margins; two tiny hinge thins and light horizontal crease, Very Fine appearance, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,900.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $325.
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Lot 4114
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Newspaper, 1895, $100 purple (Scott PR113), unused without gum, vibrant color and impression upon white paper that is a beautiful contrast; natural straight edge at top, Fine to Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $425.
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Lot 4115

Newspapers, 1895-97, 1¢ to $100 complete (Scott PR114-PR125), o.g., never hinged, extremely desirable complete set in immaculate mint condition; although the inexpensive lower values are a bit off centered, all of the better values are choice examples with gorgeous colors, Fine.
Scott $905.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $250.
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