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1867 Grilled Issues
 
 
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Lot 434
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1867, 3¢ rose, A. grill (Scott 79), neat black cancellation, exceptional appearing example of this terribly difficult grilled all over - A grill; extremely fresh with nice margins; perforations added at upper left; pulled perf at top left; natural vertical crease at left; and a diagonal crease at bottom right, otherwise Very Fine, with 1958 and 2016 P.F. certificates.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $550.
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Lot 435
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1867, 3¢ rose, C. grill (Scott 83), extremely light black cancellation, particularly choice example of this tough stamp - in a condition almost never encountered; with breathtaking fresh color and a unobtrusive postmark - rare thus; if you've been patiently waiting for a gorgeous example of this C grill, then your wait is finally over - as this fresh to market stamp would be difficult to duplicate, Very Fine, with 2000 and 2016 P.F. certificates.
SMQ VF 80; $1,150.
Scott $1,100.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $850.
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Lot 436
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1867, 3¢ rose, D. grill (Scott 85), geometric cork cancel, wonderful appearance, especially with the light unobtrusive cancel; a pretty stamp; reperforated at right, Very Fine to Extremely Fine appearance, with 2018 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $275.
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Lot 437
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1867, 2¢ black, Z. grill (Scott 85B), regummed, rare grill on presentable mint stamp; reperforated at bottom with two small tone spots, Very Fine to Extremely Fine centering, with 2000 P.F. certificate.
Scott $6,750.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 438
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1867, 2¢ black, Z. grill (Scott 85B), black grid cancellation, beautiful rich shade; completely sound and choice example of this difficult Z grill; seldom found in flawless condition, Fine, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,100.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $375.
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Lot 439
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1867, 12¢ intense black, Z. grill (Scott 85E), seldom seen with attractive red town cancellation, phenomenal 12¢ Z grill with astounding centering, brilliant fresh color, and tremendous eye appeal; #85E's are very rare when found with colored cancels and Scott Specialized catalog doesn't even list this issue with anything other than the commonly found black postmark, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate.
Scott $2,400 for normal cancel.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Realized $3,750.
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Lot 440
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1867, 1¢ blue, E. grill (Scott 86), neat segmented cork cancellation, superior top quality example with robust color and steep impression; as pretty as they come, Very Fine, with 1986 P.F.C. and 2015 P.S.E. certificates.
Scott $425.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $350.
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Lot 441
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1867, 10¢ green, E. grill (Scott 89), unused without gum, desirable example of this tough E grill, with vivid color, Fine to Very Fine, with 2005 P.F. certificate.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $750.
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Lot 442
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1867, 10¢ green, E. grill (Scott 89), neat black town cancellation, brilliant fresh example with big margins; flawless and choice, Fine to Very Fine, with 2015 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott $325.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $110.
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Lot 443
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1867, 12¢ black, E. grill (Scott 90), light cogwheel cancel, a lovely stamp with a stunning appearance; trivial natural grill thin not mentioned on certificate, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 1993 P.F. certificate.
Scott $375.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $300.
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Lot 444
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1867, 12¢ black, E. grill (Scott 90), horizontal pair, each stamp with neatly struck target cancellation, splendid multiple of this tough E grill issue; both stamps are completely sound with rich color, Fine to Very Fine, with 2013 Weiss certificate.
Scott $800.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 445
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1867, 15¢ black, E. grill (Scott 91), neatly struck black cancellation, extremely fresh stamp with brilliant color, Fine to Very Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate.
Scott $600.
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 446
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1867, 15¢ black, E. grill (Scott 91), attractive circle of "V"s cancellation, brilliant color; a choice stamp with detailed impression, Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 447

1867, 2¢ black, F. grill (Scott 93), top margin single, o.g., previously hinged, phenomenal GEM quality example featuring huge margins and radiating color; one of the most impressive copies of this challenging issue we have ever had the pleasure to offer at public auction, Extremely Fine, with photocopy of 2018 P.F. certificate for pair and 2018 P.F. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $1,650.
Scott $400.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,800.
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Lot 448
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1867, 2¢ black, F. grill (Scott 93), interesting black cancellation, absolutely phenomenal example of this challenging grilled Black-Jack; perfectly centered amid large margins and luscious rich shade; this stamp has it all and is deserving of placement in the finest collection of GEM quality stamps, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2018 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $2,900.
Scott $55.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,100.
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Lot 449
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1867, 2¢ black, F. grill (Scott 93), neat black cancellation, fabulous well margined example; a flawless top quality stamp with stunning color, Extremely Fine, with 2018 P.F. certificate.
Scott $55.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $250.
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Lot 450
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1867, 3¢ red, F. grill (Scott 94), block of 4, o.g., top stamps never hinged / bottom stamps hinged, among the finest obtainable #94 blocks with warm rich color and exceptional centering, Fine to Very Fine, with photocopy of 2012 P.F. certificate for block.
Scott $3,000.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
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Lot 451
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1867, 3¢ red, F. grill (Scott 94), perfect strike of light circle of wedges cancellation, phenomenal GEM with delightful rich color printed on lily white paper; deserving placement in a collection of distinction, Extremely Fine, with 1987 P.F. certificate.
Scott $10.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $160.
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Lot 452
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1867, 5¢ brown, F. grill (Scott 95), neat segmented cork cancellation, lovely example with sterling color; slight diagonal crease, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $850.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $160.
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Lot 453
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1867, 10¢ bluish green, F. grill (Scott 96 var.), nice neat black grid cancellation, a most impressive example of the scarcer bluish green shade; remarkably well centered with generous margins all around, Extremely Fine, with 2005 P.F. certificate.
Scott $225.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $325.
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Lot 454

1867, 12¢ black, F. grill (Scott 97), o.g., hinged, very impressive example of this exceedingly difficult grilled stamp; choice centering and vivid color, Very Fine, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $2,800.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,800.
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Lot 455
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1867, 12¢ black, F. grill (Scott 97), neat target cancellation, spectacular GEM quality stamp with superb centering well placed among it's large borders; radiating color and clearly etched impression; a humdinger of a stamp that should elicit spirited bidding, Extremely Fine to Superb, this stamp is 1 of 19 examples to achieve the grade of XF-Sup-95 according to PSE's population report, with only 5 others grading higher, with 1997 P.F.C. and 2015 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $2,300.
Scott $250.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,300.
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Lot 456
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1867, 12¢ black, F. grill (Scott 97), horizontal pair, lightly struck black cancellations, astounding multiple with choice centering and the deepest and richest color you'll ever see on this issue; an elite pair with remarkable freshness, Very Fine, with 2015 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $525.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $325.
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Lot 457
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1867, 15¢ black, F. grill (Scott 98), unused without gum, handsome example of this scarce unused stamp; scarcer even still - that it is completely fault free with exemplary color, Very Fine, with 2016 P.S.A.G. certificate.
Scott $1,600.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $700.
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Lot 458
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1867, 15¢ black, F. grill (Scott 98), pretty blue cork cancellation, premium quality example with intense color, Very Fine.
Scott $295.
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 459
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1867, 24¢ gray lilac, F. grill (Scott 99), black segmented cork cancellation, amazing example of this notoriously difficult stamp; with choice centering and glowing color; seldom encountered in choice, sound condition, Very Fine, with 2015 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Realized $700.
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Lot 460
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1867, 30¢ orange, F. grill (Scott 100), neat segmented cork cancellation, lovely example with warm rich color; a flawless copy of this tough stamp, Fine to Very Fine, with 2015 P.F. certificate.
Scott $900.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 461
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1867, 30¢ orange, F. grill (Scott 100), quartered cork cancellation, wonderfully fresh and choice example with impressive centering and gleaming rich color, Very Fine, with 2010 P.F. certificate.
Scott $900.
Estimate $400 - 600.
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