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Lot 871

1851, 1¢ blue, type II (Scott 7), horizontal strip of 9, positions 92L2-100L2, margins clear to cut into, circular grid cancels; left stamp with a tear and diagonal crease, right stamp with a small crease.
Scott $1,275+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500

Catalogued as three strips of three without any premium. Certainly one of the larger strips of this stamp as only a strip of 10 could be larger. Excellent for the 1851 1¢ plating enthusiast
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Current Bid $1,000.
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Lot 872
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1851, 1¢ blue, type IIIa (Scott 8A), red grid cancel, sharp color and impression with lovely complimentary cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $2,000.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid $1,400.
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Lot 873
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1851, 1¢ blue, type IIIa (Scott 8A), sharp example with deep rich color showing full type characteristics, Very Fine, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded VF 80.
Scott $800.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $425.
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Lot 874
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1851, 1¢ blue, type IIIa (Scott 8A), unobtrusive town postmark, three large margins, showing great type characteristics, only slightly cutting in at bottom, Fine to Very Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate.
Scott $800.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $350.
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Lot 875
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1851, 1¢ blue, type IIIa (Scott 8A), boldly struck "Jul 8" cancellation resulting in minor paper penetration from the cancelling device, attractive type IIIa with luxurious rich color; small sealed tear at bottom, Choice Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott $800.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150.
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Lot 876

1852, 1¢ blue, type IV (Scott 9), o.g., previously hinged, deep rich color with full large margins all around, Very Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate and 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $3,500.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid $1,300.
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Lot 877
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1852, 1¢ blue, type IV (Scott 9), rich lavish color with sharp details within pleasing over-sized margins, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-SUP 95J.
SMQ XF-SUP 95J; $925.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $450.
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Lot 878
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1852, 1¢ blue, type IV (Scott 9), vertical pair, well placed blue town cancellations of "Cincinnati, Ohio", extremely large margins and astounding color; a wonderful high quality showpiece, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $320 for two singles.
Scott $180.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150.
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Lot 879
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1851, 3¢ orange brown, type I (Scott 10), unused without gum, three full margins, only slightly cutting into left, Fine.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $400.
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Lot 880
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1851, 3¢ Washington essay, by Danforth, Bald & Co., in green, red brown, scarlet, black and dull blue (Scott 11-E10b), die on India, off card, measuring 29 x 29mm or larger, brilliant color and impression; a few tiny faults, Very Fine.
Brazer 33E-Iaa.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375.
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Lot 881
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1852, 3¢ dull red, type I (Scott 11), vertical block of 6 (2x3), ample to large margins, deep rich shade, crisp impression, fresh, manuscript "X" cancels; light horizontal crease across the bottom of the center stamps, almost Very Fine appearance.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $400 - 600

Used multiples greater than 4 of this stamp are extremely scarce in any condition
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Current Bid $300.
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Lot 882
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1856, 5¢ red brown (Scott 12), neat "Aug 3" cancellation, gargantuan margins and bold proof like color; among the finest we have ever had the pleasure to offer at public auction, Extremely Fine to Superb, this is 1 of 11 attaining the grade of XF-Sup-95J, with only 11 others grading higher, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-SUP 95J.
SMQ XF-SUP 95J; $2,850.
Scott $700.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid $1,700.
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Lot 883
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1856, 5¢ red brown (Scott 12), bold blue "Fond due lac, Wis" town cancellation, among the most attractive obtainable examples of this popular stamp; incredible contrast between the bold colored postmark and the marvelous rich color of the stamp; seldom found with a colorful cancellation like this, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2018 P.F. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF 80; $850.
Scott $850.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid $800.
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Lot 884
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1856, 5¢ red brown (Scott 12), blue town postmark, large margins all around, Very Fine, ex Lexington, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $700.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $350.
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Lot 885
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1855, 10¢ green, type I (Scott 13), neat grid cancellation, handsome well margined example of this tough type I stamp; with stunning deep rich color and detailed impression, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.F. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,225.
Scott $800.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid $750.
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Lot 886
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1855, 10¢ green, type I (Scott 13), red grid cancellation, fresh and choice example with intense color nicely complimented by the colored cancel, Fine to Very Fine, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $900.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $400.
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Lot 887
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1855, 10¢ green, type I (Scott 13), attractive manuscript penstroke cancellation, phenomenal color and impression; a handsome large margined, completely sound stamp, Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Scott $400.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $375.
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Lot 888
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1855, 10¢ green, type I (Scott 13), pen cancellation professionally removed, unused-appearing type I stamp with gleaming bright color; this could be considered the "poor man's" unused #13, as the stamp appears to be unused except when viewed under black light, Very Fine, with 2014 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott $400.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $350.
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Lot 889
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1855, 10¢ green, type II (Scott 14), neat town cancellation, desirable well centered example with lively color and deeply incised impression, Extremely Fine, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $350.
Scott $140.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $190.
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Lot 890
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1851, 12¢ black, part India paper (Scott 17 var.), lovely blue town cancel, deep proof like impression and sharpness which is enhanced by the variety on part India paper, portions of adjoining stamps at top and right with the other two margins clear of the frame lines, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, a scarce variety, with 2010 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,200.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $350.
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Lot 891
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1851, 12¢ gray black (Scott 17), horizontal pair, gorgeous red grids and town cancellations, extraordinary quality pair in unmatched condition; breathtaking color printed on clean white paper, and boardwalk margins on all sides; simply amazing, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2012 and 2018 P.F. certificates.
Scott $605.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Current Bid $1,200.
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