Sale 337

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Lot 3283
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Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 6¢ Proprietary, perf'd (R31c), brilliant color and neat "H & CO/ 1869" handstamped cancel, small repair at right and small tone spot at left, otherwisee nearly Fine and most attractive.
Scott $2,000

Expertization: 1985 PF Certificate identifying the repair as a thin spot.
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Lot 3284

Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 10¢ Bill of Lading, imperf (R32a), lower left corner margin block of five, neatly pen canceled, slight faults and soiling, but a rare multiple.
Scott $750 for a block of 4
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Lot 3285
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Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, $1.60 Foreign Exchange, imperf (R79a), bright and fresh with large margins and a neat handstamped cancel, small thin and microscopic pinhole; choice Very Fine appearance.
Scott $1,300
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Lot 3286
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Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, $5 Probate of Will, imperf (R92a), large margins and neat "Sacramento Savings Bank" blue oval cancels, Sep 25, 1863, Very Fine and choice.
Scott $700
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Lot 3287

Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, $10 Mortgage, perf'd (R95c), horizontal strip of four plus a single, on piece from a handwritten stock transfer; each with manuscript cancel dated Jan 13, 1872; the single is damaged (pre-use) but the strip has only some very light horizontal creasing, Very Fine appearance. No multiple large than four is recorded.
Estimate $300 - 400
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Lot 3288

Revenue, 1862-71 First Issue, $20 Probate of Will, perf'd (R99c), bright and fresh with vibrant color and a neat manuscript cancel, faint pressed vertical document crease, otherwise Fine and very attractive.
Scott $2,000
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Lot 3289

Documentary, 1871 Second Issue, 5¢ blue & black (R107), part sheet of 72 (12x6) with sheet margin imprint at top, fresh and well centered with full original gum, several light creases and multiple reinforced or rejoined separations, otherwise Very Fine and rare. The largest recorded multiple of the 5¢ second Issue.
Estimate $750 - 1,000

Provenance: Joyce.
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Lot 3290
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Documentary, 1871 Second Issue, $1.90 blue & black (R122), perfectly centered with a light blue handstamped cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine.
Scott $400
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Lot 3291
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Documentary, 1871 Second Issue, $3.50 blue & black, plate proof on card (R126P4), matched set of four corner margin blocks of 12, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $4,800+
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Lot 3292
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Documentary, 1871 Second Issue, $3.50 blue & black, plate proof on card (R126P4), top margin imprint block of eight, large margins, fresh and Extremely Fine.
Scott $850+
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Lot 3293
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, 30¢ orange & black, plate proof on card (R140P4), top margin imprint block of 14, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $276+
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Lot 3294
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, 60¢ orange & black, plate proof on card (R142P4), top margin imprint strip of seven, large margins, Very Fine.
Scott $350+
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Lot 3295
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, 70¢ green & black, plate proof on card (R143P4), top margin imprint block of 14, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $586+
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Lot 3296
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, $1 green & black, plate proof on card (R144P4), top margin imprint block of 14, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $586+
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Lot 3297
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, $3 green & black, plate proof on card (R147P4), right margin imprint block of 24, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $2,880+
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Lot 3298
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Documentary, 1871-72 Third Issue, $3 green & black, plate proof on card (R147P4), top margin imprint block of 18, large margins, fresh and Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,320+
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Lot 3299
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Documentary, 1941-52, Six different $1,000 values (R335//R616), complete strips of four with neat manuscript & cut cancels, comprises R335, 435, 460, 510, 560 & 616; Very Fine.
Scott $844 as singles
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Lot 3300

Documentary, 1954, $2.75 carmine (R672), handstamped "Cancelled" on a partial 1963 document, Fine.
Scott $330+
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Lot 3301

Documentary, 1958, $10,000 carmine (R732), seven complete strips of four — representing a tax of $280,000 — on a blank ledger sheet, manuscript "AB&T Co.", handstamped 1962 and cut cancels, F.-V.F. and most unusual.
Scott $1,540 as singles
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Lot 3302
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Proprietary, 1871, 3¢ blue & black, trial color proof on bond (RB3TC), corner margin block of eight, large margins and bright color with full, never hinged original gum, couple light natural gum creases, Very Fine.
Scott $480 as singles
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Lot 3303

Marihuana Tax, 1937, $1-$100 complete (RJM1-RJ4), a fresh set, the $1-$10 with never hinged original gum, the $100 without gum as issued and have a full tab, Fine and rare. Only 500 sets exist.
Scott $2,675

Provenance: National Postal Museum Archives.
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Lot 3304
 
Revenue Embossed Paper, 10¢-$6 (RM370-RM382), on various documents, three duplicates RM371 (a check, piece missing, strike not affected), RM72, RM375, F.-V.F.
Scott $569
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