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1861-1866 Issue
 
 
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Lot 67

1861, 3¢ brown rose, First Design (56), original gum lightly hinged. Fresh F.-V.F.
Scott $550
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Lot 68
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1861, 10¢ dark green, First Design (62B), excellent centering for the 10¢ first design color, exceptionally fresh with lovely deep color. Neat target cancel. Very Fine, a most handsome used single. SSV $2,500 (SMQ $2,500).
Scott $1,750

Expertization: with 1986, 2007 P.F. certificates, the latter graded VF-XF 85.
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Lot 69

1861, 3¢ pink (64), bottom imprint single, original gum light hinge remnant, lovely rich well preserved color. Few perfs reinforced in selvage. Fresh and Fine example of this rare mint stamp.
Scott $14,000

Expertization: with 1973 A.P.S. certificate and 2014 P.S.E. certificate.
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Lot 70
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1861, 3¢ pink (64), lovely rich true color, attractive centering. Washington D.C. (Se)p 1861 town cancel. F.-V.F.
Scott $550

Expertization: with 1997 P.F. certificate for this stamp on piece, the piece included, which on back notes ex Bilden, purchased from Brookman.
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Lot 71

1861, 3¢ rose pink (64b), original gum barely hinged, outstanding centering, exceptionally fresh. Extremely Fine, truly quite rare in this quality, 90 is the highest grade given by both the PF and the PSE, and each records only one other. SSV $1,200 (SMQ $1,350).
Scott $600

Expertization: with 2022 P.F. certificate graded XF 90.
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Lot 72

1861, 3¢ lake (66), original gum lightly hinged, rather well centered for this very difficult issue, brilliant rich color. Fine.
Scott $2,000

Expertization: with 2000 P.F. certificate.
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Lot 73

1862, 24¢ brown lilac (70a), original gum hinge remnants, rich color, sharp impression. Tiny corner crease lower left. Otherwise fresh and Fine, quite scarce mint.
Scott $3,250

Expertization: with 1984 P.F. certificate.
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Lot 74

1861, 90¢ blue (72), original gum hinge remnant, luminous color, fine impression. Fresh and Fine.
Scott $3,000

Expertization: with 2004 P.F. certificate.
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Lot 75
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1861, 90¢ blue (72), beautifully centered, bright color. Target cancel. Fresh Very Fine.
Scott $600

Expertization: with 1989 P.F. certificate.
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Lot 76
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1861, 3¢ scarlet (74), unused, no gum, brilliant color on white paper, better than the usual centering. F.-V.F.
Scott $7,000

Expertization: with 1990 P.F. certificate and 2014 P.S.E. certificate.
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