Sale 337

Harbour Auction


1870-1871 National Bank Note Co. Issue, Grilled
 
 
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Lot 2610

1870, 2¢ red brown, grilled (135), well centered with rich warm color, somewhat weak, but unmistakable grill, slightly disturbed original gum, fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott $1,100

Expertization: 1994 PSE Certificate as "o.g.".
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Lot 2611

1870, 2¢ red brown, grilled (135), rich color and full, lightly hinged original gum, exceptionally fresh and Fine.
Scott $1,100

Expertization: 2003 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2612

1870, 3¢ green, grilled (136), nicely centered with bright color and never hinged original gum, post office fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott $675

Expertization: 1993 & 2002 PF Certificates.
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Lot 2613

1870, 3¢ green, grilled (136), block of nine, bright and fresh, original gum, most lightly hinged (some gum loss top center stamp), centered to left with perforations just clear or just touching on most stamps, about Fine.
Scott $6,975
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Lot 2614
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1870, 3¢ green, grilled (136), beautifully centered and exceptionally fresh with a neat negative "4" (inverted) cancel, Extremely Fine and choice.
Scott $33
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Lot 2615
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1870, 6¢ carmine, grilled (137), exceptionally well centered with brilliant color, nearly a full grill and a neat segmented cork cancel; Extremely Fine and choice.
Scott $575

Expertization: 2000 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2616
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1870, 10¢ brown, grilled (139), wonderfully fresh and well centered with rich color and a neat segmented cork cancel, Very Fine.
Scott $850

Expertization: 2000 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2617
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1870, 12¢ dull violet, grilled (140), nicely centered with a strong, nearly complete H. grill and a light red N.Y.F.M. cancel cancel, reinforced corner perf at upper right; fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott $3,750

Expertization: 2001 APS Certificate.
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Lot 2618
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1870, 12¢ dull violet, grilled (140), nicely centered with a light cancel and a fairly strong grill; minor corner crease and tiny perf tear; fresh, F.-V.F. appearance.
Scott $3,750

Expertization: 1977 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2619
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1870, 12¢ dull violet, grilled (140), fairly strong grill and neat barred ellipse cancel, neatly reperfed at left; fresh Fine appearance.
Scott $3,750

Expertization: 1989 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2620

1870, 15¢ orange, grilled (141), bright shade, nicely centered, shows a single vertical row of grill points, original gum, bit of soiling at bottom (not mentioned on accompanying certificates), otherwise F.-V.F.
Scott $8,000

Expertization: 1992 & 2000 PF Certificates.
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Lot 2621
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1870, 15¢ orange, grilled (141), brilliant color with a neat circle-of-wedges cancel and plenty of distinct grill points, fresh and Fine.
Scott $1,400
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Lot 2622
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1870, 24¢ purple, grilled (142), bright and fresh with exceptional color, a nearly complete grill and neat, small quartered cork cancels; corner creases and two sealed tears; remarkable, Very Fine appearance.
Scott $7,500

Expertization: signed Bartels with 1988 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2623
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1870, 30¢ black, grilled (143), exceptionally fresh with intense color, easily discernible grill, fresh and Fine, quite rare this attractive and fully sound.
Scott $7,500

Expertization: 2010 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2624
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1870, 30¢ black, grilled (143), well centered and lightly canceled with a fairly distinct grill, natural straight edge at right, Very Fine.
Scott $4,000

Expertization: 2006 PSE Certificate.
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Lot 2625
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1870, 30¢ black, grilled (143), nicely centered with large margins and a neatly struck red "New York, Oct 20" c.d.s., one pulled perf at bottom, otherwise F.-V.F. and quite stunning.
Scott $4,125
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Lot 2626
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1870, 30¢ black, grilled (143), rich color with a centered strike of a circle-of-wedges cancel, corner perf crease at upper right (not mentioned on accompanying certificate); fresh and about Fine.
Scott $4,000

Expertization: clear 1989 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2627
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1870, 30¢ full black, grilled (143 var.), nicely centered for this, lightly canceled, faint pressed creases, fresh Fine appearance.
Scott $4,000
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Lot 2628
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1870, 90¢ carmine, grilled (144), reasonably well centered with many obvious grill points, F.-V.F.
Scott $2,500

Expertization: 1984 PF Certificate.
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Lot 2629
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1870, 90¢ carmine, grilled (144), exceptionally fresh and bright with a light grid cancel, centered to the left, but with perfs well clear, Fine and most attractive.
Scott $2,500

Expertization: 1999 APS Certificate.
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Lot 2630
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1870, 90¢ carmine, grilled (144), well centered with strong color, a light segmented cork cancel and several distinct grill points, small faults; otherwise Very Fine appearance.
Scott $2,500
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