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The William S. Langs Stock, Part 2:
U.S. Stamps, Postal History and Zeppelin Flights


U.S. Stamps




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Lot 3225
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Airmail, 1918, 6¢ orange (Scott C1), top arrow block of 4, o.g., lightly hinged (3 stamps never hinged), excellent centering, nice color, choice position piece, Extremely Fine.
Scott $385 as singles.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3226
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Airmail, 1918, 6¢ orange (Scott C1), top margin plate number 9155 block of 6 with arrow, o.g., top center stamp lightly hinged (5 stamps never hinged), fresh and clean, oxidation-free, Very Fine.
Scott $700.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
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Lot 3227
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Airmail, 1918, 16¢ green (Scott C2), centerline block of 4 with 2 extra stamps at left, o.g., 4 stamps never hinged (2 top right stamps lightly hinged), nicely centered, bold color, handsome position piece; light toning across top of top stamps, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott $600 as singles.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
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Lot 3228

Airmail, 1918, 16¢ green (Scott C2), top margin plate number 8900 block of 6 with arrow, o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), immaculate and worthy of addition to the finest collection, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $900.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3229

Airmail, 1918, 16¢ green (Scott C2), top margin plate number 8900 block of 6 with arrow, o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), deep rich color; a solid plate, Very Fine.
Scott $900.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3230
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Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3), block of 4, o.g., top left stamp previously hinged (3 stamps never hinged), a very pretty block; sound, Very Fine.
Scott $455.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3231
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Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3), top margin arrow block of 4, o.g., top right stamp previously hinged (3 stamps never hinged), Post Office fresh with strong colors and perfectly framed plane, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $455.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3232
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Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3), top margin double "TOP" plate number 8493-8492 block of 12, o.g., previously hinged (8 stamps never hinged), in clean colors, the plane slightly fast; several light gum bends, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,300 as singles.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid $400
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Lot 3233

Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3 var), plate block of 12 with 2 numbers, arrow and two "TOP", "HIGH FLYING PLANE" variety, o.g., never hinged, rare multiple, scarce and attractive, fresh and bright, striking showpiece, Fine.
Scott $2,000+.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid $500
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Lot 3234
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Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3), top margin double "TOP" plate number 8493-8492 block of 12, o.g., previously hinged (8 stamps never hinged), wonderfully centered and fresh; five stamps with light gum creases, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,300 as singles.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $300
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Lot 3235

Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue (Scott C3), top margin plate block of 55, "fast plane" vignette forward, o.g., never hinged (minor gum creases and a few gum thins), bright freshness in colors and impression, Fine to Very Fine, a lovely piece.
Scott $7,590.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Current Bid $1,000
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Lot 3236

Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue, "grounded plane" variety (Scott C3 var.), o.g., hinge remnant, this example "extremely grounded", perhaps, having never left the runway; one of the lowest of these popular misregistrations you'll find; normal stamp (never hinged but with gum voids) included for comparison; reperforated, Fine, if you need a taxi, look no further.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Current Bid $1,000
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Lot 3237
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Airmail, 1918, 24¢ carmine rose & blue, low flying and almost "grounded plane" variety (Scott C3 var.), flawlessly centered with bright colors, small faults; "our apologies, but this flight has been cancelled", Very Fine to Extremely Fine, a grand example of this popular "position" piece.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
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Lot 3238

Airmail, 1923, 8¢ dark green (Scott C4), block of 12, o.g., never hinged, pristine block, vibrant color, superior overall centering, wonderful as block or to break as singles, Extremely Fine.
Scott $420 as singles.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3239

Airmail, 1923, 8¢ dark green (Scott C4), block of 16, o.g., never hinged, a grand multiple, fresh and sound, and a boon to plater or dealer alike, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $560.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3240

Airmail, 1923, 16¢ dark blue (Scott C5), o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), a great jumbo with razor-sharp detail exquisitely centered; paper appears very lightly sunned, Extremely Fine to Superb, a s-e-x-y stamp! with 1990 P.F. and 2014 P.S.E. certificates, the latter graded XF-Sup 95J.
SMQ XF-SUP 95J; $175.
Scott $60.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid $80
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Lot 3241

Airmail, 1923, 16¢ dark blue (Scott C5), block of 4, o.g., never hinged (right vertical pair light gum disturbance), Post Office fresh with sharp detail and clean color, plus gradable margins, Extremely Fine, with 2020 Crowe certificate.
Scott $480.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3242

Airmail, 1923, 16¢ dark blue (Scott C5), block of 8, o.g., never hinged, brilliant white with bold blue color, immaculate gum, handsome block, Very Fine overall.
Scott $960.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3243

Airmail, 1923, 16¢ dark blue (Scott C5), full wide left margin plate number 14830 block of 6, o.g., never hinged, simply breathtaking with proof-like color and detail on pristine paper, Very Fine, a grand plate.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid $500
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Lot 3244

Airmail, 1923, 24¢ carmine (Scott C6), full wide left margin plate number 14841 block of 6, o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), in pulsating color sharply printed; fresh and sound, Very Fine.
Scott $1,850.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid $400
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Lot 3245

Airmail, 1923, 24¢ carmine (Scott C6), full wide left margin plate number 14840 block of 6, o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), in deep color with razor-sharp detail; diagonal crease affecting positions 2 & 4; spot of discoloration at edge of selvage, Fine.
Scott $1,850.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3246

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), o.g., never hinged, tempting trio, each fresh and crisp, overall Very Fine set, each with 2007/2008 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,640.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid $400
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Lot 3247

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), #C14 with plate number 20087 at bottom, o.g., never hinged, clean with great color, almost Very Fine set, each with 2008 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,640.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3248

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), o.g., never hinged (natural gum wrinkles and bends), Fine to Very Fine set, each with 2007/2008 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,640.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3249

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), C13-C14 signed Richter, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,105.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $300
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Lot 3250

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), o.g., previously hinged, overall Very Fine set.
Scott $1,060.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $300
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Lot 3251

Airmail, 1930, Graf Zeppelin complete (Scott C13-C15), o.g., lightly hinged (C15 touch of disturbance), Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,060.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3252

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), top margin plate number F20078 single, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh in all respects, Extremely Fine, a lovely stamp.
Scott $250.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
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Lot 3253

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), o.g., never hinged, bright as the day it was printed, Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3254

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), o.g., never hinged, sharp detail and immense color depth, Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3255

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh with sharp detail and strong color, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3256

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), o.g., never hinged, in strong color on lily-white paper, Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3257

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), full bottom margin single with part arrow, o.g., never hinged (natural gum bends), gorgeous stamp with incredible depth of color and proof-like detail, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3258

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), o.g., never hinged, with gloriously intense color and sharp impression, fresh and clean, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $475.
Scott $250.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3259

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), slightly disturbed o.g., a sensational looker, as close to perfect as they come, with strong color and huge margins, a Superb jumbo, one of just two stamps at this lofty grade, with one higher, according to PSE's Population Report, with 2014 P.S.E. certificate graded Superb 98J.
SMQ SUP 98J; $600.
Scott $175.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $0
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Lot 3260
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Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), right margin block of 4, o.g., lightly hinged at top, never hinged at bottom, nice position piece with strong color, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $830.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3261

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), block of 4 with plate number at bottom, o.g., lightly hinged, fresh, vivid color, handsome position block; some separations, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $750.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3262

Airmail, 1930, 65¢ Graf Zeppelin (Scott C13), full wide left margin plate number 20079 block of 6, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh condition, with bright paper and strong color, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $2,200.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Current Bid $600
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Lot 3263

Airmail, 1930, $1.30 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C14), o.g., never hinged, in fresh color and clean; nicely centered for this tough Zeppelin, Very Fine, with 2015 P.S.A.G. certificate.
Scott $550.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3264
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Airmail, 1930, $1.30 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C14), block of 4, o.g., lightly hinged at top, never hinged at bottom, clean-faced with enticing color, Very Fine appearance.
Scott $1,820.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid $400
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Lot 3265
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Airmail, 1930, $1.30 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C14), sound and clean, with strong color and flawless centering, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-Sup 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $850.
Scott $350.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3266

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, a gorgeous stamp with textbook color cleanly impressed; paper fresh with well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2016 Crowe certificate graded 90 XF.
SMQ XF 90; $1,250.
Scott $925.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid $400
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Lot 3267

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), immaculate "P.O. fresh" o.g., never hinged, bright freshness of both color and impression, Extremely Fine to Superb.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3268

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, in glowing color on immaculate paper, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3269

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh with strong color, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3270

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), top margin single, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh with luxuriant color, nicely centered on immaculate paper, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3271

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, crisply printed with cool color, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2011 P.S.A.G. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3272

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, pretty stamp with warm color on fresh paper, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3273

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, with immaculate paper sporting sharp lines of clean color, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $1,050.
Scott $925.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3274

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, bountiful color and detailed impression within nicely balanced margins, Very Fine.
Scott $925.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3275

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, a lovely stamp with bold color and clean lines; gum wrinkle and small gum skips, Very Fine.
Scott $925.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3276

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $825.
Estimate $400 - 500.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3277

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), o.g., previously hinged, a princely Zeppelin, bold and solid, Very Fine.
Scott $550.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3278

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), block of 4, o.g., never hinged, crisply printed in inviting color, with balanced margins of fresh paper, Choice Very Fine.
Scott $3,700.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid $1,300
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Lot 3279

Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), top margin plate number 20091 block of 6, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh with great color on like-new paper; short gummed along top left stamp, normal gum bends, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $8,000.
Estimate $4,000 - 5,000.
Current Bid $2,000
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Lot 3280
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Airmail, 1930, $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (Scott C15), bottom margin plate number 20095 block of 6, pristine paper boasting magnificent color; top left stamp internal crease ending in sealed tear, other five never hinged, Very Fine appearance, your chance for the sine qua non of Airmail plates.
Scott $5,250.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Current Bid $1,000
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Lot 3281
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Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin, group of 183 (Scott C18), wholesale investment stock on stockpages for easy access; approximately 105 never hinged, 78 hinged (most lightly); some we counted as hinged have no evidence of having been put into an album, but might have one gum void too many, some never hinged may have a gum skip too wide for you, but this stock is sure to please, with several pairs and plate number singles mixed in; some with small faults, but generally sound and clean; the perfect way to replenish your Baby Zepps, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $11,385.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Current Bid $1,500
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Lot 3282
 
Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin, a century of "Centuries" (Scott C18), 101, actually, singles, pairs, strips and blocks; some positionals, some with plate numbers, all sound and fresh; a great opportunity to restock this classic, o.g., never hinged.
Scott $7,575.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid $1,300
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Lot 3283

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), advance your stock 25 millennia—or 250 Centuries of Progress, if you prefer; presented on stockpages for easy access; in addition to "plain old" singles, there are position pieces, plate number singles, a few pairs, even a block; condition varies, but most fresh and sound—offering you the chance to keep all your clients happy, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $11,250.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid $1,300
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Lot 3284

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), o.g., barest trace of hinge (appears never hinged), simple perfection, a Superb gem, a Top of the Pop, PSE's Population report listing just one "100" and one "100J", with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate graded 100.
SMQ Gem 100; $250.
Scott $45.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
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Lot 3285
 
Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin, 196 in blocks of four (Scott C18), so a total of 49 blocks, 11 of which with plate number; a great opportunity to stock up on these ever-popular "Babies" and a chance to offer your clients some great deals; generally fresh though we do note some toned, some of the plate-numbered blocks previously hinged in the ungummed selvage (but not affecting the stamps); enough material here to please any level of clientele, o.g., never hinged, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $14,700.
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
Current Bid $2,000
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Lot 3286

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), block of 4, o.g., never hinged, lovely crisp impression and bright rich color amidst near-perfection, Extremely Fine to Superb, a true beauty that measures up.
Scott $300.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3287

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), top plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, fresh, large margins, top quality and desirable wide top plate; minor gum skips, Extremely Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3288

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), bottom plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, fresh and bright, very well centered example of this desirable plate, premium; minor gum skip and gum bends, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
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Lot 3289

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), bottom plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, bright, vivid color, handsome block of this popular stamp; minor gum skips, Very Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
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Lot 3290

Airmail, 1933, 50¢ "Chicago" Zeppelin (Scott C18), top margin full pane of 50 with plate number 21171, o.g., never hinged (a few gum skips); perforation separations, still a solid Very Fine sheet.
Scott $3,900 ++.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid $750
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Lot 3291

Airmail, 1938, 6¢ Eagle, "eagle in nest" shifted vignette into "POSTAGE" (Scott C23 var), major vignette shift, as outlined in May 1982 Airpost Journal, o.g., never hinged, Post Office fresh with glowing colors, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $200
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Lot 3292

Airmail, 1938, 6¢ Eagle (Scott C23), "GROUNDED EAGLE" displaced vignette variety, o.g., never hinged, striking variety, vignette into bottom frame line, fresh and bright, well centered, scarce and desirable specialist item, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
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Lot 3293

Airmail, 1938, 6¢ Eagle, dramatic foldover (Scott C23 var), top right corner margin strip of 3, o.g., hinge remnants re-inforcing separation, incredible error Very Fine for this exhibition piece.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3294

Airmail, 1938, 6¢ Eagle (Scott C23), top plate block of 4, radical misperforation, o.g., never hinged (gum skips), shifted 4mm to right, striking appearance, scarce and desirable specialist item, premium position piece, Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3295
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Airmail, 1938, 6¢ Eagle, ultramarine & carmine color error (Scott C23c), full pane of 50 plate numbers 21912 and F 21949, o.g., stamp never hinged, hinged in selvage only, a few tiny natural gum skips and several natural gum bends and wrinkles, Choice Very Fine, we do not know of any other panes that exist, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $11,620.
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
Current Bid $2,000
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Lot 3296
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Airmail, 1947, 15¢ New York Skyline, block with horizontal gutter (Scott C35 var), o.g., lightly hinged at top, never hinged at bottom, Very Fine and very rare, Lady Liberty shining through, with 1993 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,300.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
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Lot 3297
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Airmail, 1949, 6¢ carmine, major miscut showing electric eye (Scott C39a), booklet pane of 6, portions of adjoining stamps along bottom showing full gutter between, o.g., never hinged (gum disturbance from interleaves), a Very Fine example of a miscut pane.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3298
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Airmail, 1960, 7¢ carmine, imperf between (Scott C60b var), booklet pane of 6 with additional stamps along top, two portions of vertical pairs imperf between, o.g., hinge remnants re-inforcing separations, a striking Very Fine showpiece.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
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Lot 3299

Airmail, 1969, 10¢ Moon Landing, tagging omitted (Scott C76b), full pane of 32 with plate number 31374, positions 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30 and 31 with traces of tagging and are Scott #C76, all others are the tagging omitted variety, a total of 24 stamps, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine and very rare, gotta land with this one, a great rarity of an iconic stamp, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $13,200 ++.
Estimate $3,500 - 5,000.
Current Bid $1,800
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Lot 3300

Airmail, 1973, 11¢ Progress in Electronics, olive omitted (Scott C86c), o.g., never hinged, fresh and clean, with faint traces of vermilion in the frame, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 3301

Airmail, 1976, 31¢ Plane & Globes, major paper foldover (Scott C90 var), bottom right plate block of 4, with printing on reverse side, o.g., never hinged, a stunning Very Fine showpiece.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
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Lot 3302

Airmail, 1988, 36¢ Sikorsky, red, dark blue & black (engraved) omitted (Scott C119a), o.g., never hinged, bright and fresh, Very Fine, the sky's the limit, only 20 reported.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $300
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Lot 3303

Airmail, 1989, 45¢ U.P.U. Congress, light blue (engraved) omitted (Scott C125b), full pane of 40, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, only 60-80 blocks reported, a wonderful rarity.
Scott $5,000 as eight blocks.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid $750
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