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                                                                                                      1881-1888 ISSUES

 

         546    *           206    VF-XF OG LH, lovely color, (Scott $70 VF, $95 for VF-XF) w/2005 PSE Certificate ............................ $45

         547    o           207    XF nice BLUE “sock-on-the nose  target cancel........................................................................................ $25

         548    o           207    XF-S “D” in circle duplex cancel..................................................................................................................... $25

         549    o           207    XF-S, large margins with a light cancel, beautifully centered (Scott $32.50 for XF, $105 for XF-S)..... $50 

         550    o           207    XF-S, light face-free cancel , little GEM......................................................................................................... $70

         551    *GC     207    VF-XF OG LH, (Graded VF 80) rich color, fresh (SMQ $85) w/2016 PSE Certificate .......................... $85

         552    o           208    F-VF, bright and fresh (Scott $100)................................................................................................................. $50

         553    o           208    VF-XF face-free cancel, taken from a horizontal pair(left stamp) w/1987 PF Certificate for pair....   $125

         554    oGC  ...208    VF-XF JUMBO with a face free cancel. Brilliant color on lily white margins!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $200) 1 shares this grade, only 3 JUMBOS grade higher.Enlarged Photo  $199         

         555    **GC 208a   VF-XF OG NH, post office fresh with unusually large margins for this issue. Not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Scott $1750 for VF, $2650 VF-XF) w/2014 PF Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo  $1350

         556    *           209    VF-XF OG LH, well centered, extremely fresh, (Scott $160 VF, $225 for VF-XF)................................        $110

         557    **GC  209    VF OG NH, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $475) w/2002 PFC.......................        $375

         558    **GC  209    VF OG NH lovely “M” in top selvage position piece. Well centered with immaculate

                                            gum, not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $475) w/2018 PFC.......Enlarged Photo   $450

         559    o           210    VF-XF, scarce PURPLE Maltese Cross cancel, .............................................................................................. $35

         560    oGC     210    XF “JUMBO,”  neat target cancel, (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $55) w/2008 PSE Certificate ............... $35

         561    oGC     210    XF, beautifully centered with a central target cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $75) 2012 PSE Certificate $50

         562    **         210    VF+ OG NH, extremely fresh, deep rich color and impression, (Scott $135)................................................... $85

         563    **         211    Nearly VF OG NH, large stamp, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $800) w/1994 & 2018 PFC....................  $450

         565    *           212    VF-XF OG LH, well centered, bright and fresh (Scott $90)................................................................................ $35

         566    *           212    VF-XF OG VLH, bright and fresh (Scott $90 for VF)........................................................................................... $60

         567    *           212    VF-XF OG LH, big stamp, nicely balanced (Scott $145 for VF-XF) w/2016 PSE Certificate ............. .      $110

         568    *           212    XF LH, beautifully centered , bright and fresh (Scott $90 for VF,  $275 for XF).....................................       $150

         569    **         212    F-VF OG NH, bright and fresh, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $290 VF, $180 F-VF)............................   .    $110 

         570    **         212    VF NH, extremely fresh, taken from a block/4, (upper right stamp) with no gum

                                            bends or skips. (Scott $290) w/2015 PF Certificate (original cert for block/4) ....................................      $250

         572    oGC     213    XF, light face-free cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $65) w/2014 PF Certificate ............................................ $50

         573    *           213    SUPERB LH, mathematically perfectly centered with large margins, (Scott $80 XF, $170 XF-S)................ $60

         574    **         213    VF OG NH, bright and fresh (Scott $120)............................................................................................................. $85  

         575    **         213    VF-XF OG NH, beautifully centered with large margins, (Scott $185 for VF-XF) w/2012 PSE.............     $150

         576    **GC  213    VF-XF OG NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $225) w/2014 PF Certificate .....     $175

         577    **GC  213    XF-S NH, a magnificent example and quite scarce this nice. (Graded XF-S 95) only 8

                                            share this grade with only 3 higher (SMQ $1200) w/2017 PSE Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo     $1150

         579    **GC  214    VF OG NH, large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $200) w/2018 PSAG .....        $150

         580    **         214    VF-XF NH w/top imprint, beautifully centered with lovely color and sharp vivid

                                            impression. (Scott $260 VF-XF) w/1996 & 2014 PF Certificates  .......................................................        $200

         581    **GC  214    VF-XF OG NH “JUMBO,” amazing stamp with wide margins and brilliant orange

                                            color. (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ 350) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo . $275

         582    **GC  214    XF-S NH, a magnificent example , post office fresh with brilliant color and with no

                                            gum bends or skips. (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $1400 for 95)/2019 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo $1195 

         583    *GC     215    VF-XF OG LH, very well centered for this issue (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $350) w/2018 PSAG Cert    $225

         584    oGC     216    XF, well centered, fresh (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $125) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ....................................... $90

         585    o           216    XF-S, large margins with a light cancel (Graded 90/95J) with 2012 Weiss Certificate, pretty stamp!.   $140

         587    oGC     217    VF-XF, nicely centered (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $175) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ..........................      $140

         588    *GC     217    VF-XF OG LH but only (Graded VF 80) (Scott $250 for 80) w/2019 PF Certificate ...............................     $225

         589    *           217    VF-XF OG LH, very large margins (XF for this issue) (Scott $375 VF-XF, $550 for XF).........................       $275 

         591    **GC  217    VF-XF OG NH (Graded VF-XF 85) Large margins with immaculate gum, not 

                                            a single gum bend or skip. This has four(4) certificates!  1981, 1997, 2007 PFC(85)

                                            and w/2007 PSE Certificate(85) scarce this nice (SMQ $1500)....................................... Enlarged Photo $1295

         592    **GC  217    XF-S OG NH, but (Graded XF 90) high end 90 as least. With immaculate gum, not

                                            a single gum bend or skip.(SMQ $2600) Scarce as only 10 share this grade and only

                                            7 graded higher. One of the nicest NH I’ve seen, w/1985 & 2007 PSE......... ( Inside BACK COVER)  $2295

         593    o           218    VF, lightly canceled, bright and fresh, fault free (Scott $225)........................................................................     $150

         594    oGC     218    VF , huge JUMBO, light cancel (Graded VF 80J) (SMQ $300)  2008 PSE Certificate .Enlarged Photo    $295

         595    oGC     218    XF, wide margins , beautifully centered with a light cancel. Nice full even perforations

                                            all around. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $650) only 19 graded higher, 2002 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo  $595

         596    oGC     218    Virtually superb with an extremely light face free cancel. Large margins and rich

                                            color. (Graded XF-S 95) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ........................................................... Enlarged Photo $995  

         597    oGC     218    SUPERB, a magnificent example with rich color on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded SUPERB 98) One-in-a-million example, w/2018 PSAG Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo     $1395

         598    *GC     218    Nearly XF OG LH, a very well centered and post office fresh example on clean

                                            white paper. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1125 for 85) w/1978 PFC & 2019 PSAG .. Enlarged Photo      $995       

         599    *GC     218    XF LH, gorgeous color beautifully centered with nice full even perfs all around.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1800) w/1983 and 2018 PF Certificates ................................ Enlarged Photo     $1450

         600    *GC     218    XF-S OG VLH, a spectacular example with brilliant bright color and proof-like impression .

                                            Nice lily white margins. (Graded XF 90 XQ) Scott values a normal 90 at $1650 and a

                                            95 grade at $2600.  Hard to find nicer on this issue, with 2000 & 2018 PFC.. (Inside BACK COVER) .  $1695

 

                                                      ALL STAMPS FROM 1890-PRESENT HAVE OG (original gum)

 

                                                                                                  1890-1893 ISSUES

 

         601    o           219    XF-S, light face-free cancel , cancelled at bottom only, beautifully centered ............................................... $40

         602    oGC     219    SUPERB, strong color (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $125) w/2013 PSE Certificate .......................................... $60

         603    oGC     219    SUPERB, light cancel, bright color (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $125) w/2018 PSE Certificate ..................... $85

         604    *GC     219    XF VLH, looks never hinged, large margins for this (Graded XF 90) w/1988 & 2008 PFC........................ $50

         605    **         219    VF-XF NH, bright and fresh (Scott $65 VF, $120 VF-XF)................................................................................... $75

         606    **         219    VF-XF NH, beautifully centered, large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $120 VF-XF) 2007 PSE.. $85

         607    o        219D    XF, “6” in black duplex cancel................................................................................................................................ $25

         608    o        219D    XF, neat cancel, well centered (Scott $50 for XF)................................................................................................ $35

         609    oGC  219D    XF-S “JUMBO,” with a neat target cancel! Deep vivid color with large margins. (Graded XF-S 95J)

                                            (SMQ $350) Only 4 share this grade, 6 higher, but only 2 are JUMBOS) w/2015 PSE..Enlarged Photo   $225

         610    *        219D    VF LH, rich color, fresh, (Scott $160)....................................................................................................................... $75

         611    **GC 219D  F-VF NH, light lake shade, extremely fresh, few tiny gum skips, not mentioned on certificate.

                                            Bright and fresh, fault free (Scott $500) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ..........................................................  .   $295

         612    *GC  219D    XF LH, beautifully centered with gorgeous color and sharp vivid impression.

                                            (Graded XF 90) hard to find this well centered (SMQ $500) w/2019 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo $395

         613    **GC 219D  VF-XF NH, beautifully centered with deep dark intense color. No gum bends or skips.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1100 for 85 grade) w/2007 PF Certificate .......................... Enlarged Photo  $850

         614    **GC 219D  VF-XF+ NH (XF for this issue) “JUMBO”  margins with incredible color on clean

                                            white paper. No gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1100) One of the

                                            nicest I’ve offered in years!  w/2010 PF Certificate ............................................................. Enlarged Photo $995

         615    o           220    XF, wide balanced margins with a light face-free cancel ...............................................................................    $22.50

         616    o           220    XF, fancy STAR in circle cancel, beautifully centered ........................................................................................... $35

         617    oGC     220    XF, beautifully centered, (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $45) w/2014 PF Certificate (cert cost $27 by itself).......... $40

         618    oGC     220    XF-S “JUMBO,” huge stamp (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $160) w/2017 PSAG Certificate ............................. $75

         619    **      220a    F-VF NH “cap on left 2” variety, (Scott $425) taken from a block/4, this being the

                                            lower left stamp. color copy of 2010 PSE Certificate for block/4  .................................................................   $200

         620    **      220a    VF-XF NH , a wonderful example of this difficult and scarce “cap on left 2” variety.

                                          Gorgeous color with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $600 for VF-XF) w/2018 PFC........ Enlarged Photo.     $450

         621    o           220    VF, face-free cancel , deep color “cap of both 2’s” variety.................................................................................... $35

         622    oGC     221    XF, large margins with a light face-free cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $85) w/2007 PFC................................ $75

         623    **GC  221    VF-XF NH but (Graded VF 80) no gum bends or skips (SMQ $225) w/2019 PSE Certificate ...............        $225

         624    **GC  221    XF NH, a beautifully centered and difficult bureau issue to obtain this well centered

                                            and never hinged! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $625) w/2007 PF Certificate ......................... Enlarged Photo..  $499

         625    o           222    VF-XF, large margins, well centered with a very light cancel.................................................................................. $25

         626    **         222    F-VF NH, extremely fresh, with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $240 VF, $150 F-VF).......................................... $85

         627    **GC  222    VF-XF NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $625) w/2016 PFC...... Enlarged Photo  ....  $525

         628    **         222    XF-S LH, beautifully centered with large balanced margins all around. Scott values

                                            a XF-S at $375, not graded but sure looks like a XF-S, with 2018 PFC............................. Enlarged Photo   $275

         629    o           223    XF, nice c.d.s. cancel, well centered, (Scott $57.50 for XF).................................................................................... $35

         631    **         223    VF NH, gorgeous color, three very large balanced margins, (Scott $185)........................................................... $85

         632    **         223    VF NH, nicely centered, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $185) w/2018 PF Certificate ............................       $150

         633    *GC     223    XF LH, beautifully centered (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $175) w/2018 PSE Certificate ................................       $160  

         635    **         224    F-VF NH, bright and fresh with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $190)................................................................. $70

         636    **         224    Almost VF NH, no gum bends or skips (Scott $160)........................................................................................      $100 

         637    *GC     224    XF LH “JUMBO,” deep color (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $200) w/2018 PSE Certificate ...........................        $160

         638    **GC  224    VF-XF NH, large margins, gorgeous color with no gum bends or skips.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $375) w/2003 PSE Certificate and with a 2017 PF Certificate ................        $200

         639    **GC  224    VF-XF NH, beautifully centered (Graded VF-XF 85) looks XF with no gum bends

                                            or skips. (SMQ $375)  Post office fresh w/2017 PSE Certificate  ..............................................................       $225

         640    **GC  224    XF NH, post office fresh, beautifully centered with lovely delicate color on clean

                                            fresh paper. (Graded XF 90) (Scott values 90 at $475) w/2017 PSAG Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo   $350

         641    **GC  224    XF-S NH, perfectly centered and post office fresh with immaculate gum, not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $550) w/both 2002 PFC & 2018 PSE(90).... Enlarged Photo    $499

         642    o           225    VF-XF, very light face-free cancel , extremely fresh, (Scott $35 for VF-XF)........................................................ $30   

         643    oGC     225    XF, large margins with a target cancel, (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $60) 2004 PFC & 2005 PSE(85J)        $60

         644    **         225    VF+ NH, extremely fresh, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $135) w/2004 PF Certificate ...........................       $125 

         645    **         225    VF-XF NH, well centered, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $250 for VF-XF) w/2018 PF Certificate ......  ..     $160

         646    **GC  225    XF NH, beautifully centered with deep rich color and immaculate gum, not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $525)) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ................ Enlarged Photo     $350

         647    **GC  225    XF-S NH “JUMBO,” a magnificent example with huge and balanced margins. Deep

                                            color with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95J) Scarce

                                            this nice as only 4 share this grade and 3 higher, (SMQ $2000) 2018 PSE Certificate .. Enlarged Photo  $1750

         648    o           226    XF, light purple cancel, beautifully centered ............................................................................................................ $50

         649    oGC     226    XF+, beautifully centered, large margins, black target cancel! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $60) 2019 PSAG         $50

         650    oGC     226    XF-S, beautifully centered  with a scarce PURPLE cancel!!  (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            (Scott $175 + add for the purple cancel) w/2018 PSAG Certificate very rare this nice! Enlarged Photo     $199

         651    *GC     226    XF-S, expertly regummed, appears OG NH (Graded XF-S 95) fault free w/2019 PSE Certificate ........  ..      $220

         652    o           227    XF, beautifully centered with a light cancel, large margins, (Scott $115  for XF).................................................. $75

         654    oGC     227    XF, large margins, light cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $140) w/2005 & 2006 PFC...................................        $130

         655    **         227    F-VF NH, no gum bends or skips, deep color, (Scott $550) w/2011 Weiss Certificate..............................       $225

         656    *GC     227    XF LH, beautifully centered (Graded only VF-XF 85) (Scott $250 for 85) w/2019 PSAG Certificate    ..      $250

         657    **GC  227    VF-XF NH (Graded VF 80J), very well centered with large margins. Bright lily ..

                                            white margins and rich color (SMQ $875) w/2017 PSE Certificate (the only 80J)......... Enlarged Photo        $575

         658    *GC     227    XF-S NH “JUMBO,” a fabulous mint single with incredible color on lily white

                                            margins. (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $625) very scarce this nice w/2012 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo        $650

         659    **         227    VF-XF NH, gorgeous color with large margins and sharp detailed impression on

                                            bright white margins. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1250) w/2017 PSAG Certificate ... Enlarged Photo .    $1150

         859    **GC  227    XF-S NH, a spectacular example and very scarce in this condition. (Graded XF-S 95) Only

                                            2 graded  higher, no bends or skips, (SMQ $6000) 2010 PSE........................... (Inside FRONT COVER)     $5500

         660    o           228    XF, well centered, deep color, fresh, (Scott $30 VF, $175 for XF)............................................................................. $75  

         661    oGC     228    XF, beautifully centered (Graded XF 90) 5 share the grade, 9 higher (SMQ $175) w/2009 PSE.............. .       $110

         662    **         228    F-VF+ NH, post office fresh no gum bends or skips, (Scott $850) w/2019 PSE Certificate ....................   ..     $399

         663    **GC  228    VF+ NH, well centered with no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF 80) I feel it should 

                                            have received a 85. (SMQ $1150 for 80) w/2002 & 2010 PSE Certificates .................... Enlarged Photo       $850

         664    **GC  228    XF+ NH, a spectacular stamp, beautifully balanced margins with no gum bends or skips.

                                            (Graded XF 90) looks like a 95 to me!  This has four certificates!! w/1991 & 2001 PFC

                                            & 2001 & 2007 PSE(90)   Only 9 share this grade, 14 higher (SMQ $3100).................... Enlarged Photo     $2795

         665    **GC  228    XF-S NH, a truly magnificent example, virtually perfectly centered with not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95) should have gotten a 98. Only 7 share this grade with only

                                            3 higher, w/1972 & 2002 PFC and 2004 & 2017 PSE(95) (SMQ $7500)....... (Inside BACK COVER) .  $6995

         666    **GC  228    Superb NH, a phenomenal mint single, mathematically perfectly centered with not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Graded SUPERB 98) For comparison the PSE has only graded 1 at 98

                                            and none higher! (SMQ $17,750) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  …........…………(see FRONT COVER) $15,000

         667    oGC     229    VF-XF (Graded VF 80) neat circular date cancel (SMQ $160) w/2015 PSE Certificate ..........................        $110

         668    o           229    VF, very large margins with a neat New York town cancel, (Scott $140) w/2018 PF Certificate ............       $125

         669    o           229    VF-XF, large margins, strong color, neat cancel, (Scott $140 VF, $190 VF-XF) w/2001 PSE Certificate       $150 

         670    oGC     229    XF, beautifully centered with large margins and a face-free cancel . Gorgeous color .

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott valued 90 grade at $300) (SMQ at $350) w/2019 PSAG Cert .. Enlarged Photo     $295   

         671    *           229    VF LH, deep color, post office fresh (Scott $450) w/2006 PF Certificate ...................................................      $375

         672    **GC  229    F-VF NH, gorgeous color and post office fresh with no gum bends or skips.

                                            Scarce in never hinged condition. (Graded F-VF 75) (Scott $1350) (SMQ $1100)

                                            with both a 1976 PFC and w/2018 PSAG Certificates   ..............................................................................     $750

         673    **         229    Almost VF NH with three JUMBO margins. Deep vivid color and proof-like

                                            impression. Quite scarce in never hinged. (Scott $1350) w/2018 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo    $850

         674   *GC     229    XF VLH, gorgeous color with rich color and proof-like impression.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) XF for this, (SMQ $850) w/2019 PSE Certificate ......................... Enlarged Photo    $795

         675    *GC     229    XF, OG, hinged at top but no hinge remnants. Gorgeous deep dark intense color!

                                            Post office fresh, (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1000 for XF 90) w/2018 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo      $750

         676    **GC  229    VF+ NH, stunning color with not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded VF 80) but

                                            looks more like a 85. (SMQ $1600) Post office fresh w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo     $1350

 

                                                                                       1893 COLUMBIAN ISSUES

               

         677    * P      230-45 P4  XF-S, beautiful set of card proofs, all with gorgeous color and nice margins, (Scott $2100)..........   $1295

         678    **         230    XF NH, beautifully centered with deep color, no gum bends or skips, and large margins........................... $40

         679    **GC  230    XF-S NH, gorgeous color with not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            (SMQ $350) post office fresh with w/2016 PSE Certificate    ........................................ Enlarged Photo   $325

         680    **GC  230    XF-S NH “JUMBO,” with top “note company” imprint. Incredible color with large margins

                                            and with no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $525+)  2004 PSE Cert. Enlarged Photo  $375

         681    o           231    XF-S, lightly cancelled JUMBO ............................................................................................................................. $30

         682    **         231    XF-S NH JUMBO, this is the scarcer broken frame line variety. Deep dark intense

                                            color with no gum bends or skips , w/1992 PFC and w/2012 PSE Certificate ........................................... $99

         683    *GC     232    XF LH at lower right corner only, large margins (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $70) w/2010 PF Certificate ..      $45   

         684    **GC  232    VF-XF NH (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $135) no gum bends or skips, w/2018 PSAG Certificate  ............... $89

         685    **GC  232    VF-XF NH (Graded VF-XF 85) very fresh, no gum bends or skips (SMQ $135)  2008 PSE Certificate   $100

         686    **GC  232    XF NH, deep color (Graded XF 90) (Scott $190 for 90) 2018 PSAG (SMQ $185)....................................       $125

         687    **GC  232    XF-S NH, beautifully centered with deep vivid color and sharp impression. No

                                            gum bends or skips. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $750)  w/2006 PSE Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo $550

         688    **GC  232    XF-S NH with PL#, immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $750 + PL#) w/2019 PSE Certificate ........................................ Enlarged Photo  $695

         689    **GC  232    XF-S NH JUMBO , a spectacular example with huge balanced margins. Not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $900) w/2019 PSE Certificate .......................... Enlarged Photo $795  

         690    oGC     233    XF “JUMBO,” margins, bright and fresh (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $145) w/2007 PSE Certificate ........      $125

         691    **GC  233    VF NH, deep shade (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $150) no gum bends or skips, w/2018 PSE Certificate ........... $95

         692    **GC  233    VF+ NH “JUMBO,”  (Graded VF 80J) (SMQ $185) no gum bends or skips, w/2018 PSE Certificate        $125

         693    **GC  233    VF-XF NH, gorgeous color with not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            (SMQ $225)  looks more like a 90 to me with very large margins, w/2010 PSE Certificate ..................      $220

         695    **GC  233    XF-S NH, a magnificent example with rich color and impression. Not a single gum bend

                                            or skip. (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $825 for 95 grade) w/2011 PSE & 2011 PFC(95) ..... Enlarged Photo $750   

         696    **       234    VF-XF NH, post office fresh, rich color, (Scott $140 VF, $225 VF-XF) w/2009 PSE Certificate ..........  ,,     $100

         697    **GC  234    VF+ NH, deep dark intense color (Graded VF 80) (Scott $140) (SMQ $160) w/1992 & 2019 PFC.....        $150  

         698    **GC  234    XF NH but (Graded VF-XF 85) no gum bends or skips, (SMQ $260) w/2019 PSE Certificate ...........        $195

         699    **GC  234    VF-XF NH, large margins and beautifully centered with immaculate gum, not a

                                            single gum bend or skip. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $260) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .......................        $210

         700    **         234    VF-XF NH with PL#, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $225+ for VF-XF) w/2019 PSAG Cert...................       $225  

         701    **GC  234    VF-XF NH “JUMBO,”  post office fresh with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $375) w/1989 & 2010 PSE Certificates .............................. Enlarged Photo   $275

         702    **GC  234    XF NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF 90) (Scott $450 for XF) w/2008 PFC........ Enlarged Photo      $290

         703    *GC     234    XF-S LH, beautifully centered ,deep color (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $250) w/2019 PSAG Certificate   .  .  $175

         705    **         235    VF NH, gorgeous color (Graded VF 80) (Scott $140) w/2008 PF Certificate ............................................      $125

         706    **         235    XF NH, gorgeous color, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $375 for XF) w/2018 PFC .................................... .    $200

         707    **GC  235    XF NH, bright and fresh with not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded XF 90)

                                            (SMQ $400), w/2018 PF Certificate  ....................................................................................... Enlarged Photo    $375

         710    **GC  236    VF NH, deep rich color with no gum bends or skips (Graded VF 80) (Scott $140) 2008 PF Certificate        $120

         711    **         236    VF-XF NH, no gum bends or skips deep color (Scott $200 for VF-XF) w/2000 PF Certificate ..............        $150 

         712    **GC  236    VF-XF NH, deep vivid color with unusually large margins for this issue.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $225) w/2003 PSE and w/2018 PSAG Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo    $185

         714    **         237    F-VF NH, deep shade, extremely fresh, (Scott $250 VF, $160 F-VF)...................................................................... $75

         715    *           237    VF-XF VLH, large margins, beautifully centered, (Scott $90 VF, $120 for VF-XF)............................................... $75

         716    **         237    VF NH, deep shade, post office fresh (Scott $250) w/2003 PSE Certificate ..............................................        $150

         717    **         237    VF-XF NH, taken from a strip/4, (Scott $335 VF-XF) copy of 2018 PFC for strip/4..................................  .      $275

         721    oGC     238    XF-S, extremely light cancel and near perfect centering. (Graded XF 90J)  Only 5 share

                                            this grade with only 17 higher. (SMQ $460) w/2016 PSE Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo      $450

         722    oGC     238    XF-S, a truly remarkable used example. Beautifully centered  with rich color and neat town cancel.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $725 for 95) (SMQ $725) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo        $650  

         723    *           238    VF-XF VLH, this has the most intense deepest color I have ever seen on this issue!!

                                            Large margins, (Scott $260 for VF-XF) w/1992 PF Certificate .....................................................................        $225

         724    **         238    VF NH, deep color, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $600) w/2014 PSE Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo        $399

         725    **         238    VF-XF NH, very well balanced with lovely color on clean fresh paper. No gum bends

                                            or skips.  (Scott $775 for VF-XF value) w/2016 PSE Certificate ...................................... Enlarged Photo  ..    $750  

         728    **         239    F-VF NH, deep vivid color with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $675 VF, $450 F-VF)................................   ....     $275

         730    *GC     239    XF, hinged but no hinge remnants. Beautifully centered with incredible color and

                                            impression. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $400 for XF grade) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo        $300  

         731    **GC  239    VF NH, deep vivid color with large and well balanced margins. Not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (Graded VF 80) high end 80! (Scott $675) w/2019 PF Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo        $595

         733    **GC  239    XF NH, gorgeous example with stunning intense orange brown color. No gum

                                            bends or skips. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1050) choice, w/2018 PSE Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo       $975

         734    *           240    VF, nicely centered, unused, no gum (Scott $190 for VF no gum)...................................................................  .      $125

         735    *           240    F-VF LH, extremely fresh, w/2018 PSE Certificate (Scott $425 VF, $290 F-VF)......................................   .......     $159

         736    *           240    VF LH, post office fresh , fault free (Scott $425) w/1977 PF Certificate .........................................................       $369  

         737    *GC     240    VF VLH, beautifully centered and post office fresh  (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $475)..

                                            Deep color and impression with both 2003 & 2017 PF Certificates ...................................... Enlarged Photo $399

         738    **         240    F-VF NH, post office fresh with rich color and immaculate gum with no gum bends

                                            or skips. (Scott $1250 VF, $850 for F-VF) w/2009 American Philatelic Society Certificate      ................        $550  

         739    **         240    VF+ NH, a post office fresh example with not a single gum bend or skip. Quite

                                            difficult to find in never hinged! (Scott $1850 for VF-XF) w/1991 PFC & 2016 PSE........ Enlarged Photo    $1495

         740    **GC  240    VF-XF NH, beautifully centered with rich color and not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $2150) w/2019 PF Certificate  ............................ (Inside FRONT COVER) ....    $1995

         741    o           241    VF-XF, neat “2” machine cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $525) w/1994 PSE Certificate .........................  ...      $450

         742    oGC     241    VF-XF, neat town cancel and very well centered. Post office fresh and fault free ..

                                            in all respects. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $825) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .................. Enlarged Photo       $550

         744    *GC     241    VF LH gorgeous color  (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1000) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo    ..    $795

         745    *GC     241    VF LH, very fresh, rich color (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $1125) 1982 PFC & 2016 PSE .. Enlarged Photo   ....    $900

         748    *GC     241    XF VLH, a fabulous example with stunning color on crisp clean fresh paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) post office fresh GEM w/2018 PSAG Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo..   $1495  

         749    **         241    F-VF NH, a post office fresh example with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Deep color! (Scott $3400)  2004 PFC for strip/5 & 2016 PSE(single) RARE in NH..... Enlarged Photo .    $2195

         750    **GC  241    VF NH, a fabulous never hinged example with stunningly deep vivid color.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $3750) w/2002 PF Certificate and 2017 PSAG Certificate . (BACK COVER)    $3395

         751    o           242    Almost VF, neat town cancel, post office fresh (Scott $525)...........................................................................      $350

         752    o           242    VF, neat New York Registry cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $525) w/2006 PF Certificate   ................... .      $395

         753    o           242    VF, lovely circular Washington, DC datestamp. (Scott $525) w/1984 PF Certificate ... Enlarged Photo      $475

         754    *           242    VF, expertly regummed, looks never hinged, gorgeous color (Scott $500 for no gum)...............................      $295

         755    *           242    F-VF LH, rich color, post office fresh (Scott $1050 VF, $700 F-VF)..............................................................        $550  

         756    *           242    VF LH, bright and fresh (Scott $1050) w/1999 PF Certificate    ....................................................................      $950

         757    *           242    VF-XF LH, deep rich color, (Scott $1250 VF-XF) w/1978 & 2007 PF Certificates ...... Enlarged Photo     $1150

         759    o           243    VF, neat New York double oval postmark, (Scott $750) w/2017 PF Certificate  .........................................     $595

         761    *GC     243    VF LH, gorgeous color and  beautifully centered on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF 80) high end 80 (SMQ $1550) 1987 PFC & 2019 PSAG Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo  $1495

         762    *GC  243a    VF-XF LH, gorgeous color olive-green shade. Beautifully centered on clean fresh

                                            Paper. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1750 for 85 grade) w/2004 & 2017 PFC.................. Enlarged Photo  $1695

         763    *GC     243    XF LH, a fabulous mint single with near perfect centering, gorgeous deep color and full even

                                            perfs all around. In a perfect state of preservation after 125 years!  (Graded XF 90)

                                            (SMQ $2500) Post office fresh, w1991 PFC & 2018 PSAG Certificates(90) ................ Enlarged Photo $2350

         764    *GC  243a    XF LH, lovely olive-green shade. Near perfectly centered with large margins.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2500) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ........................ (see Inside FRONT COVER)    $2395

         765    *GC     243    XF LH, lovely deep yellow-green shade. Near perfectly centered on clean fresh

                                            Paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2500) w/2019 PSE Certificate .................................... (BACK COVER)    $2495

         766    *           243    XF-S LH, beautifully centered with gorgeous rich color and unusually large margins for this .

                                            issue. Nice full even perfs! (Scott $4500 for XF-S), w/1971 & 2004 PF Certificates  .. Enlarged Photo   $3895

         767    **         243    VF NH, post office fresh with brilliant color and proof-like impression on clean

                                            white paper. (Scott $4250) scarce in NEVER HINGED! w/2019 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo    $3500

         769    *GC     244    VF LH, gorgeous  rose-carmine” shade (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2000) w/2007 PFC..............................  .  $1695

         770    *           244    VF LH, lovely bright “crimson-lake” shade. (Scott $2000) w/2018 PSE Certificate .... Enlarged Photo     $1795

         771    *GC     244    VF+ LH, gorgeous color “crimson lake” shade. Beautifully centered on clean white

                                            margins. (Graded VF 80) a high end 80, (Scott $2000) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo   $1995  

         772    **GC  244    XF LH, a magnificent example with rich  crimson lake shade. Large balanced

                                            margins with full ever perforations all around. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $4250)

                                            Post office fresh and fault free w/2019 PSAG Certificate   ...................................... (see BACK COVER)   $3795

         773    **         244    VF NH, a post office fresh NEVER HINGED example in the lovely “crimson-lake

                                            shade. Nice full even perfs on lily white margins. Very scarce to find in genuine

                                            fault free NH condition!! (Scott $7000) w/1983 & 2018 PF Certificates   ............ (see BACK COVER)    $6500

         774    o           245    VF, very light New York double oval Registry cancel. Extremely fresh, fault free

                                            on clean white paper! (Scott $1150) w/1996 & w/2019 PF Certificate  ........................... Enlarged Photo    $995

         776    oGC     245    VF-XF, beautifully centered with large margins and a fancy “sock-on-the nose  

                                            New York Registry cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade at $1550

                                            but PSE values (SMQ at $1900) w/2000 PFC and w/2019 PSE Certificate(85) ............ Enlarged Photo   $1395

         777    oGC     245    XF, a fabulous used single, beautifully centered with deep rich color and

                                            impression. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2850) Only 15 share this grade and

                                            only 12 have graded higher (thus scarce this nice) w/2018 PSE Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo  $2495

         778    oGC     245    XF-S, a truly magnificent example in a condition I have never seen on this issue.

                                            Huge margins with a neat partial face-free cancel TARGET cancel at top.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $6750) 1980 PFC and 2003 & 2015 PSE certs.... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $5750 

         779    *           245    VF, expertly regummed, looks NH, well centered, (Scott $1150 for VF no gum).........................................        $895

         780    *           245    VF-XF, expertly regummed, looks OG, bright and fresh (Scott $1150 for VF no gum)..............................     .   $995

         781    *GC     245    Nearly VF VLH (looks never hinged) (Graded F-VF 75) but I feel it is a bit

                                            under-graded. Post office fresh (SMQ $1750) 1992 & 2018 PFC, 2019 PSAG Cert .... Enlarged Photo  $1795

         782    *GC     245    VF VLH, deep dark shade and extremely. VLH just once! Nice full even

                                            perforations all around. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2300) w/2019 PF Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo  $1995 

         783    *           245    VF-XF LH, well centered with three unusually large balanced margins.

                                            Rich vivid impression (Scott $2300 VF, $3000 VF-XF) w/2003 & 2017 PFC................. Enlarged Photo     $2095

         784    *GC     245    VF-XF LH, beautifully centered with deep dark intense color and impression!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3250) w/1979 PFC & w/2018 PSE Certificate .................. Enlarged Photo  $2795

               

                                                                              1894 BUREAU ISSUES (NO WATERMARK)

 

         785    **         246    F-VF NH, bright and fresh no gum bends or skips, (Scott $90)........................................................................ $45

         786    *           246    VF-XF LH, large margins,  taken from a vertical strip/3, (Scott $42.50 for VF-XF) copy strip/3 enclosed   $30

         787    *           246    VF-XF LH PL#, fresh, taken from a vertical strip/3, (Scott $42.50 for VF-XF) copy strip/3 enclosed.......... $35

         788    *           246    XF LH, large margins, extremely fresh, (Scott $30 VF, $82 for XF)................................................................... $40

         789    *           246    XF-S LH “JUMBO,”  taken from a vertical strip/3, (Scott $125 for XF-S) copy strip/3 enclosed................ $65

         790    **         247    F-VF NH bright and fresh, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $175)..................................................................... $70

         791    **         247    VF-XF NH, large margins, bright and fresh, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $310 for VF-XF)................    $225    

         792    **         247    VF-XF NH, large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $310 for VF-XF)

                                            Accompanied by three certificates:  2000, 2007 & 2018 PFC.................................................................    $250

         793    **GC  248    XF NH, beautifully centered with lovely eye catching color. No gum skips which usually

                                            plague this issue. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $275 for XF 90) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........................     $250

         794    oGC     249    XF-S, huge “JUMBO,”  deep dark intense shade with a neat duplex cancel.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $500) only 6 share the grade and 3 higher, w/2008 PSE..Enlarged Photo    $399

         795    **         249    F-VF NH, deep vivid shade, post office fresh (Scott $450) w/2000 PF Certificate .................................    $250

         797    *GC     249    SUPERB LH, a magnificent example and very rare in this top grade. Deep intense shade!!

                                            (Graded SUPERB 98) (SMQ $1100) This is the sole example graded 95 LH, only 2 ever graded higher.

                                            Even NH is scarce in 98 as only 1 NH at 98 and 2 NH higher, w/2018 PSE.................. Enlarged Photo   $895

         798    **GC  249    XF+ NH “JUMBO,” amazing example with stunning color on bright white paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $2250) w/2007 & 2018 PSE Certificates ............(Inside BACK COVER)    $2195

         799    **GC  249    XF-S NH, a truly scarce stamp to obtain in this condition. Very large margins with unusually

                                            deep dark intense red shade!! (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $4400) Quite rare in this grade. For 

                                            comparison the PSE has only graded 6 at 95 and 4 higher. w/2016 PF Cert. ............ Enlarged Photo   $3295

         800    oGC     250    XF-S “JUMBO,” a magnificent used example with a neat machine cancellation.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) Only 3 share this grade, 3 higher (only 1 is JUMBO) (SMQ $350).. Enlarged Photo  $325

         801    **GC 251a   VF NH, this is the much scarcer “scarlet” shade. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1125)

                                            Fresh as the day it was issued, with  2019 PSAG Certificate   .................................... Enlarged Photo    $995

         802    **         252    VF NH, gorgeous color extremely fresh, (Scott $400).................................................................................        $300

         803    *           253    F-VF NH, deep color with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $325 VF, $210 F-VF)............................................... $99  

         804    **GC  253    XF-S NH, a truly magnificent example, rarely found this choice. Lovely color with

                                            not a single gum bend or skips. (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $3250 for 95) (SMQ values

                                            this higher at $3750. Post office fresh and fault free, w/2018 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo     $2995

         805    *           254    XF LH, beautifully centered, extremely fresh, (Scott $200)...........................................................................       $150

         807    **         254    VF+ NH, immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. (Scott $600) w/2019 PSAG Enlarged Photo      $525

         808    **GC  254    XF-S NH, a truly scarce bureau issue to obtain this well centered and fault free. Large margins

                                            with no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF-S 95) Scott $4250 for 95) w/2019 PSAG (FRONT COVER)    $3500

         811    **         256    VF-XF NH, deep rich shade, (Scott $475 VF, $650 VF-XF) w/1991 & 2002 PFC.......... Enlarged Photo        $495 

         814    **         257    F-VF NH, taken from a strip/3, copy of 2018 PFC for strip/3 (Scott $475 VF, $300 for F-VF)................    ...    $200

         816    **GC  257    VF-XF NH PL#, beautifully centered with large margins for this issue. Gorgeous color

                                            and vivid impression. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $700 for 85) w/2018 PF Certificate...... Enlarged Photo   $550

         817    o           258    XF, nice oval cancel........................................................................................................................................................ $40 

         818    *           258    XF LH, beautifully centered and a very difficult stamp to find this well centered and

                                            fault free! Rich color and impression, (Scott $275 VF, $480 for XF) w/2004 PFC.............. Enlarged Photo     $375 

         819    **         258    VF NH, beautifully balanced stamp with rich color and with no gum bends or

                                            skips which usually plague this issue. (Scott $850) w/2002 PSE Certificate  .................... Enlarged Photo   $695

         820    **         258    VF+ NH PL#, hard to find in never hinged condition and with a plate number.

                                           (Scott $850+) Rich color and impression. w/2019 PSE Certificate ..................................... Enlarged. Photo    $850 

         821    o           259    VF-XF, fairly light cancel, well centered, (Scott $65 VF, $130 VF-XF) w/1989 APS Certificate............................ $75 

         822    *           259    VF-XF VLH, (looks NH) incredibly large margins and deep dark intense shade.  Difficult

                                            Difficult to find this nice (Scott $275 VF, $360 VF-XF) w/1991 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo         $295

         823    *           260    VF VLH in upper right corner only, gorgeous color (Scott $475)....................................................................        $325   

         824    *GC     260    VF LH, beautifully centered, stunning color (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $500) 2018 PFC... Enlarged Photo    .    $385

         825    **GC  260    F-VF NH, gorgeous color, no gum bends or skips, (Graded F-VF 75) Scott $1425 for VF

                                            and $925 for F-VF) (SMQ values 75 grade at $1000) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .......................................        $695

         826    **         260    VF NH, well centered with deep intense color and immaculate gum, not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Scott $1425) w/1989 PFC for block/4 and a 2012 PSE for single..... Enlarged Photo    $1195

         827    **GC  260    XF NH, beautifully centered with large margins and gorgeous color on lily white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $2800) This is the only graded 85J. (10 higher) but only

                                            2 of them are JUMBOS. Post office fresh w/1982 PFC & 2010 PSE Certificate............ Enlarged Phoo t $1995

         828    *GC     261    SUPERB LH, a perfectly centered stamp with large margins and full even perfs all

                                            around. Wide margins for this issue on crisp bright white paper. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            (SMQ $3350) Scarce as only 3 share this grade with only 9 higher. This has a

                                            2006 PFC (95) and a 2007 PSE also graded (95).  Fault free GEM................................... Enlarged Phot   $2795

         829    *GC  261A    VF+ VLH, extremely fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2100) w/1982 & 2012 PFC.......................................     $1195

         830    *GC  261A    VF-XF LH, post office fresh (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $2650) w/2013 PSE Cert....... Enlarged Photo    $1695

         831    *GC  261A    XF OG VLH , a magnificent example, beautifully centered on clean lily white paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90) Scott values 90 grade at $4250, w/1999 & 2001 PFC(90).................. Enlarged Photo    $3295

         832    **      261A    VF NH, post office fresh with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Bright white margins! (Scott $6250) w/1981 PFC & w/2012 PSAG Certificates ....... Enlarged Photo     $3795

         833    **GC 261A  VF-XF NH, beautifully centered and virtually XF with immaculate gum, not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $9000) w/2018 PF Cert ........................ Enlarged Photo     $7795

         834    **GC  263    Fine NH, (Graded Fine 70). NH. Post office fresh with gorgeous color and with no gum

                                            bends or skips. Never hinged example of this stamp are very rare. I would say less than ....

                                            1% are NH. (Scott $14,000 VF, $8750 F-VF, $4900 for Fine) w/2016 PF Certificate ................................     $2895

         835    *           263    VF LH, three large even margins and absolutely gorgeous color on clean white paper.

                                            Fault free in all respects, (Scott $4000) w/2019 PSAG Certificate    ............................. Enlarged Photo     $3500

         836    *GC     263    VF-XF VLH, a magnificent example with unusually HUGE margins at top and bottom

                                            and beautifully balanced! Gorgeous deep dark intense color on lily white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $6000) 2 share this grade, only 6 higher,  w/2016 PFC .... Enlarged Photo    $4895

         837    *           263    XF OG, hinged but no hinge remnants. a fabulous and eye catching example, beautifully

                                            centered with large margins, vivid color and sharp impression . Rarely ever seen so well

                                            centered and fault free, (Scott $7250 for XF value) 2013 PSE Certificate  ................... Enlarged Photo    $3995     

 

       1895 BUREAU ISSUES (watermarked)

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         838    **         264    XF NH, large margins, beautifully centered, no gum bends or skips, ............................................................. $65

         839    **GC  265    VF-XF NH, gorgeous color, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85

                                            grade at $175), w/2019 PSE Certificate  a very pretty stamp!.................................................................      $185 

         841    *       266-7    VF LH, combination pair, left stamp(#266) is XF, (Scott $220 for VF pair) fresh........................................     $150

         843    **         267    XF NH PL#, very large margins with no gum bends or skips, gorgeous color, choice this nice!................. $50

         844    **         268    VF NH. deep rich color with no gum bends or skips (Scott $115) w/2000 PF Certificate .......................    $100

         846    **         269    VF-XF NH, well centered, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $125 VF, $300 for XF)     $120

         847    **         269    VF-XF NH, deep shade, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $190 for VF-XF) w/2002 PSE & 2011 PFC....     $140

         848    *           269    XF-S LH, beautifully centered, deep color (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $140 for 95) w/2019 PSAG Cert.     $110

         849    **GC  269    XF-S NH PL#, no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF 90XQ) w/2005 PSE & 2011 PSE Certificate ........    $300

         850    **         270    VF-XF NH PL#, taken from a strip/3, copy of strip/3 also enclosed, (Scott $165 VF-XF)........................      $120

         851    **         271    VF NH with bottom imprint, post office fresh as I just broke it out of a strip/3 (left stamp)

                                            no gum bends or skips, copy of strip/3 also enclosed, (Scott $325)...........................................................    $240

         852    **GC  271    VF NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $325) w/2015 PSAG Certificate ......................     $275

         853    **GC  271    XF NH, a very difficult bureau issue to obtain this well centered and fault free .

                                            No gum bends or skips, (Graded XF 90) (Scott $875 for 90) (SMQ $900) w/2019 PFC Enlarged Photo  $850

         854    **GC  272    VF-XF+ NH “JUMBO,” Very impressive stamp with it’s huge margins and deep vivid shade.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) This is the only graded 85J. many graded higher but only 5 are JUMBOS

                                            (SMQ #325 for 85, $525 for 90) w/1997 PFC and 2019 PSE Certificates(85J)  ............ Enlarged Photo   $350

         855    **GC  272    XF NH with imprint, very deep color with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend.

                                            or skip. (Graded XF 90) Scott values 90 at $700) w/2017 PF Certificate ........................ Enlarged Photo  $425

         856    **GC  272    XF-S NH, near perfectly centered with deep dark intense shade. No gum bends or skips.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1950) w/1999 PFC and w/2018 PSE Certificates(95) ........ Enlarged Photo   $1695

         857    *GC     273    VF-XF LH, nicely centered, rich color (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $125) w/2017 PSE Certificate .......        $120

         858    **         273    VF-XF NH, very well centered with rich color on clean fresh paper.  (Scott $280 for VF

                                            and $440 for VF-XF) Post office fresh w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..................................... Enlarged Photo .   $275    

         861    o           276    XF, well centered with a light cancel, (Scott $100 VF, $325 XF)....................................................................        $100

         862    oGC     276    XF but (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $150 for VF-XF) w/2015 PF Certificate ..............................................     .   $135

         863    *GC     276    VF-XF LH, unusually huge margins for this issue. Deep color on clean fresh paper.

                                            (Scott $750 for VF-XF value). Post office fresh w/2005 PF Certificate ........................... Enlarged Photo  .   $650   

         864    **GC  276    VF NH, post office fresh as I just broke this from a horizontal pair, this being the right

                                            stamp. Immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded VF 80) scarce in NH

                                            condition as this is the only graded 80 (4 @ 85, 3 @ 90, 1 @ 95) (SMQ $1800) with

                                            2016 PSE Certificate for pair (with original certificate for pair)  ....................................... Enlarged Photo    $1395

         865    *        276A    Nearly VF, expertly regummed, appears OG never hinged, (Scott $500 for VF with no gum)...................  ..     $399

         866    *        276A    XF LH, beautifully centered with deep black color and proof-like impression .

                                            (Scott values XF at $2400) color copy of 2016 PSE for block/4 (upper right stamp)....... Enlarged Photo   $1995

         867    o           277    VF, nice cancel and gorgeous color , fault free (Scott $400) w/1998 PF Certificate  ..... Enlarged Photo       $350   

         868    oGC  277a    XF, this is the scarcer dark blue shade. Beautifully centered with a light cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90) Scarce, for comparison the PSE has only graded 5 at 90 and

                                            NONE higher.  (Scott $725 for XF value) (SMQ $1000) w/2017 PF Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo        $595

         870    *           277    XF VLH, beautifully centered, extremely fresh, on clean bright white paper.

                                            (Scott $1100 for VF-XF, $1500 for XF) w/1985 & 2014 PF Certificate   ....................... Enlarged Photo        $795

         871    *GC     277    XF-S, a truly remarkable example, very rare to find this nice. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Precise centering with incredible deep rich color on lily white paper.

                                            (SMQ $2850) Worthy of the finest of collections! w/2018 PSAG Certificate ............ (BACK COVER)    $2695

         872    oGC     278    VF, deep shade, with a light face-free cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $600) w/2019 PF Certificate ......        $550

         873    o           278    XF, nearly face-free cancel , extremely fresh  w/2018 PSE Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo      $750

         874    oGC     278    XF, a phenomenal example with a very light face-free cancel. Almost appears unused.

                                            Large margins (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1250) One of the nicest I’ve seen  2007 PSE.... Enlarged Photo    $850

         875    *GC     278    VF LH, extremely fresh (Graded VF 80) 2007 PSE Certificate and 2018 PFC(80)...... Enlarged Photo....     $1995

 

                                                                                  1898 BUREAU ISSUES (new colors)

 

         876    **GC  279    SUPERB NH, a mathematically perfectly centered with immaculate gum, not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (Graded SUPERB 98) (SMQ $1200) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo .   $895

         877    **    279Bc    VF NH PL#, a lovely example of this scarce bright carmine rose shade. Fresh as the

                                            day it was issued! (Scott $850) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .................................................. Enlarged Photo  $750

         878    **      280b    VF-XF NH, deep vivid shade, extremely fresh (Scott $125 for VF-XF) w/2016 PSE Certificate ...........        $110

         879    *           281    VF-XF VLH, looks never hinged. Deep dark shade, very fresh, w/2019 PSAG Certificate .......................... $40

         880    **         281    VF NH, large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $100 VF, $150 VF-XF).................................................... $75

         882    **GC  281    XF-S NH, a spectacular example with deep vivid color and immaculate gum, not a single

                                            gum bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $1250 for 95) (SMQ $1250) 2019 PSAG . Enlarged Photo  $1150 

         884    **GC   282    XF-S NH, a spectacular stamp, rarely found in this high quality. Gorgeous color with no gum

                                            bends or skips. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1400) Scarce this nice as only 8 share this grade

                                            and only 7 ever graded higher with 2001 PFC & w/2005 PSE Certificate(95) ......... Enlarged Photo     $1195

         885    **         283    VF-XF NH. post office fresh with Immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $725 for 85 grade, w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ................. Enlarged Photo        $650

         886    **         283    XF NH PL#, beautifully centered with gorgeous color and post office fresh .

                                            A very difficult stamp to find this nice, w/1999 & 2007 PF Certificates .................. Enlarged Photo        $795

         887    **GC   284    XF-S NH, a phenomenal example and very scarce in this condition.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) a high end 95. Only 5 share this grade  with only 1 higher at 98.

                                            (SMQ $4500)  Not a single gum bend or skips. GEM w/2016 PSE Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo    $3650

                      

                                                                             1898 TRANS-MISSISSIPPI ISSUES

 

         888    **         285    VF-XF NH with large margins, (Scott $70 VF, $120 VF-XF)................................................................................... $50

         889    **GC   285    XF-S NH, beautifully centered with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Deep vivid color! (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $600 for 95 grade) 2019 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo  $550

         890    **         286    VF-XF NH, wide margins, rich color, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $100 VF-XF, $210 XF)........................... $70 

         891    **         286    XF NH, beautifully centered with deep vivid color................................................................................................ $90

         892    **         287    VF NH, rich color with no gum bends or skips, (Scott $300) ...........................................................................    $225

         893    **         287    VF+ NH, gorgeous color with large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $300 VF, $400 VF-XF)......       $250

         894    *GC      287    XF LH with top imprint, gorgeous color (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $225+) w/2018 PSE Certificate ......  .     $175

         895    **GC 287    VF-XF NH, brilliant orange shade with not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Post office fresh (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $425) w/2007 & 2015 PF Certificate  ..... Enlarged Photo.  $395

         896    oGC     288    VF, neat FLAG cancel, deep color (Graded VF 80) w/2019 PF Certificate ...................................................... $30

         897    o           288    XF, beautifully centered with large margins and gorgeous color (Scott $45 VF-XF, $110 for XF).................. $50

         899    **         288    VF NH, beautifully centered, fresh, taken from a block/4, copy of block/4 also enclosed, (Scott $275)        $125

         900    **         288    VF NH, deep dark color with large margins. Immaculate gum, not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. Post office fresh (Scott $275) w/2016 PSE Certificate .......................................................        $200

         901    **GC  288    VF NH, rich color, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $300) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ...        $225

         902    **GC  288    XF NH but (Graded VF-XF 85) immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Gorgeous color, post office fresh (Scott $385 for 85 grade) w/2018 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo     $325

         904    **         289    Almost VF NH, three nice large margins, great color, no gum bends or skips, fresh (Scott $400)  ..........      $175

         905    **         289    VF NH with top imprint, post office fresh as this came from a imprint & PL# pair, this being

                                            the left stamp. No gum bends or skips, (Scott $400) w/1995 PSAG Certificate (original cert for pair)/      $285

         906    **         289    VF NH, beautifully centered, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $400) post office fresh ..................................    $300 

         907    **         289    VF+ NH, well centered, taken from a block/4 (Scott $400 for VF) w/2015 PF Certificate ......................  .     $350

         908    **GC  289    VF-XF NH, deep dark intense color with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $650) w/2012 PSE Certificate ................................................ Enlarged Photo   $525

         909    o           290    VF-XF, large margins, deep shade with a black bulls-eye postmark, (Scott $50 VF-XF)................................... $50

         912    **         290    VF NH, large margins, well centered, no gum bends or skips (Scott $400)...................................................      $295

         913    *GC     290    XF LH, very large margins, (Graded XF 90) high end 90 (SMQ $300) w/2016 PSE...... Enlarged Photo       $295

         914    o           291    VF-XF, beautifully centered with rich color, fault free (Scott $175 VF $260 VF-XF).................................   ..    $195

         915    *GC     291    VF-XF LH, deep rich color and beautifully centered for this difficult stamp to find this nice.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $750) w/1989 PF Certificate and 2017 PSE Certificate ... Enlarged Photo    $695 

         916    *           291    XF+ LH, very large margins and deep vivid shade. A very difficult stamp to find this well

                                            centered and fault free . w/1983 & 2014 PF Certificates  ................................................. Enlarged Photo    $895

         917    o           292    VF, neat central oval cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $700) w/1919 PSE Certificate ...............................        $499

         918    oGC     292    VF, light cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $700) w/2005 & 2017PF Certificates    .....................................        $650

         919    o           292    XF, very lightly cancelled with a double oval cancel. Beautifully centered 

                                            on fresh clean crisp paper. (Scott $1400 for XF) w/2018 PF Certificate .......................... Enlarged Photo.   $795

         921    *           292    Nearly VF LH, post office fresh (Scott $1500) w/2017 PF Certificate .........................................................  .    $995

         922    *GC     292    VF LH, nicely centered with very large margins. (Graded VF 80) a high end 80.

                                            (Scott values VF 80 at $1500) w/1985 & 2016 PF Certificates   ....................................... Enlarged Photo . $1495

         926    oGC     293    XF but (Graded VF-XF 85), Neat duplex cancel with rich color and impression.

                                            Scott values 85 grade at $1500. Fault free  w/1986 PFC & 2010 PSE(85)........................ Enlarged Photo   $1395

         927    *           293    VF-XF LH, beautifully centered with gorgeous color and proof-like impression.

                                            Fault free and fresh as the day it was issued, (Scott $2150 for VF-XF) w/2007 PFC...... Enlarged Photo   $1895     

         929    *GC     293    XF LH PL#, beautifully centered with large margin for this issue. Conservatively

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $2250 + PL#) w/1999 & 2019 PF Certificates   . (Inside BACK COVER)  .  $2195

         930    **GC  293    F-VF NH, an extremely difficult stamp to find in NEVER HINGED condition!!!!

                                            Gorgeous deep dark intense shade with no gum bends or skips. (Graded F-VF 75)

                                            (Scott $5750 for VF) (SMQ $4100 for 75 grade) w/1980 PFC & 2019 PSAG ................ Enlarged Photo     $3500  

         931    **GC  293    VF-XF NH PL#, a very difficult stamp to obtain this well centered , fault free with a

                                            PL#.  Gorgeous color and proof-like impression with no gum bends or skips!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $8500) (Scott $8500 for 85) PL# is worth a little

                                            more!  The PF has only graded 2 others at 85 and 1 at 90, w/1990 & 2019 PFC........ (BACK COVER)..  $8500   

 

                                                                                         1901 PAN AMERICAN ISSUES

 

         932    **         294    VF-XF NH, large margins, deep color, no bends or skips, shows guideline at left, (Scott $110 for XF..... $40

         933    **         294    XF NH, beautifully centered , extremely fresh, no gum bends or skips,......................................................... $60

         934    **         295    XF NH, well centered with deep vivid shade, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $110 for XF)........................ $40

         935    **         295    XF+ NH, large margins, w/2019 PSE Certificate .............................................................................................. $65

         937    o           296    XF, black machine cancel, deep color, (Scott $110 for XF).............................................................................. $40

         938    **GC  296    VF NH, dark shade, no gum bends or skips (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $175) w/2007 PSE Certificate ..    $125

         939    **GC  296    VF-XF NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $225) w/2014 PSE Certificate .........    $159  

         940    **         296    XF NH,  beautifully centered with deep color, very fresh, (Scott $170 VF, $400 XF)..............................   $180

         941    **GC  296    XF NH, deep shade, no gum bends or skips (Graded XF 90) (Scott values XF grade

                                            at $400. Post office fresh with w/2016 PSAG Certificate  .......................................... Enlarged Photo   .  $325 

         942    **GC  296    XF NH, top margin copy (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $350) w/2019 PSE Certificate .... Enlarged Photo        $350

         943    **         297    VF NH, extremely fresh, rich color, (Scott $180).........................................................................................   .    $110

         944    **GC  297    VF-XF NH beautifully centered  (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) w/2018 PSAG Cert Enlarged Photo  $190

         945    **GC  297    XF NH, bright & fresh (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $400) 2005 PFC & 2019 PSAG Cert  . Enlarged Photo    $350

         946    o           298    VF-XF, extremely light cancel, fault free (Scott $77.50 for VF-XF)..................................................................... $40

         948    oGC     298    XF, light double oval BOSTON town cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $150) w/2019 PSE Certificate ...      $125

         949    oGC     298    Superb , a truly scarce stamp to obtain in superb condition. Very light cancel with full even

                                            perfs. (Graded  SUPERB 98) Scott values 98 at $1750,  w/2019 PSAG Certificate  .. Enlarged Photo . $1395

         950    **GC  298    VF NH (Graded VF 80) looks nicer than an 80, 1992 & 2016 PFC(80) (Scott $230)................................        $150   

         951    **GC  298    VF-XF NH (Graded VF-XF 85) no gum bends or skips, (SMQ $325) w/2011 PSE Certificate  ........... .      $200

         952    **GC  298    XF-S NH but (Graded XF 90) high end 90 (SMQ $500) w/2018 PSE Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo      $300

         953    **GC  298    XF-S NH but (Graded XF 90) large margins (SMQ $500) with both 2000 & 2017 PFC

                                            and with a w/2008 PSE Certificate ........................................................................................ Enlarged Photo  $400

         954    **GC  298    Superb centering, NH but (Graded XF-S 95) Large margins and scarce this nice 

                                            as only 13 have ever graded higher. (SMQ $1400) choice w/2009 PSE Certificate  ...... Enlarged Photo  $995

         955    **GC  299    VF-XF NH, large margins (Graded VF 80) (Scott $300) w/2016 PF Certificate .......................................        $275

         956    **GC  299    VF-XF NH, large margins (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $500) w/2015 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo      $375

         957    **GC  299    VF-XF+ NH (XF for this) (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $500) w/2010 & 2019 PFC ....... Enlarged Photo        $425

         958    **GC  299    XF NH, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $850)

                                            Hard stamp to find nicer, w/2010 PSE Certificate  ............................................................... Enlarged Photo  $575