LOT#                                                                 DESCRIPTION  

                     

              1    o          9X1    VF, light RED SQUARE grid cancel, fault free (Scott $475) w/1991 PF Certificate   .... Enlarged Photo   $450

              2    o          9X1    VF-XF signed “ACM”  “AC” connected, position 18 with a bold “RED PAID” cancel.

                                            Extremely eye catching, (Scott $600+ for VF)  w/2001 PF Certificate ............................. Enlarged Photo   $595               

              3    *        10X1    Reprint, (letter B on back) unused, no gum (Graded XF 90) (Scott $65 for VF) w/2017 PF Certificate      $75

              4    *        10X1    XF, unused, no gum, extremely fresh, w/2018 PSAG Certificate ...................................................................    $295

              5    *GC  10X1    XF OG LH (Graded XF 90) extremely fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo  $695

 

                                                                                              1847 First ISSUES 

 

              6    oGC         1    VF, pretty BLUE GRID cancel (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $400 + $40 for blue cancel) w/2016 PSE............    $350

              7    o               1    VF, lovely scarcer BLUE PAID cancel, (Scott $467) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo   $450

              8    o               1    VF, lovely RED cancel, nice sheet margin copy, (Scott $375+) w/2015 PF Certificate . Enlarged Photo   $425

           10    oGC         1    VF-XF (Graded VF 80) with a very scarce light MAGENTA cancel. (Scott $375 + $275

                                            premium for magenta cancel= $650) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ........................................ Enlarged Photo   $495                                        

           11    oGC         1    XF, light RED grid cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $650) w/2017 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo   $475

           12    oGC         1    XF, extremely light BLUE cancel, Very large margins all around including part of

                                            adjoining stamp at top. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $650 + $40 for blue cancel) 2016 PSE.. Enlarged Photo   $650

           13    oGC         1    XF-S, beautifully centered with very large margins for this issue. Very light BLUE

                                            cancel. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1400 + $40 premium for BLUE cancel= $1390)

                                            Accompanied by both a 1982 PFC and a brand new 2016 PSE Certificate ................... Enlarged Photo   $895

           14    oGC         1    XF-S, a spectacular example with large margins and a very light RED GRID postmark.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1400) with 1991 PFC & w/2013 PSE Certificate(95)  .......... Enlarged Photo $1050

           15    oGC       1a    VF, lovely dark-brown shade. Nice four margin copy w/rich color and a BLUE TOWN

                                            postmark. (Graded VF 80) Scott $925 w/blue town cancel, w/2017 PFC.....................................................    $550

           17    oGC       1a    VF, very light face-free BLUE cancel (Graded VF 80) Scott values 80 grade with

                                            a blue cancel at $850. Fault free, very eye appealing, 1985 PFC & 2017 PSAG(80) ..... Enlarged Photo   $725

           18    *             1a    VF, expertly regummed, looks OG, rich color, (Scott $3250 for no gum) w/2003 PSE.... Enlarged Photo $2295

           19    oGC       1b    VF, light face-free BLUE cancel. Bright and fresh on clean white paper. Lovely orange brown

                                            shade. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $830 w/blue cancel) w/1981 & 2017 PF Certificates ..... Enlarged Photo  $750

           20    o             1b    VF, lovely and attractive orange-brown shade. Gorgeous color with a neat RED

                                            numeral 5 postmark.  (Scott $750 + $375 for RED cancel + $100 for numeral cancel

                                            equal total Scott value of $1225.  Extremely fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo    $895

           21    oGC       1b    XF, beautifully centered with a BLUE GRID cancel. Deep orange-brown shade.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1500 + $40 for w/blue cancel) w/2010 & 2017 PFC.................. Enlarged Photo $1050

           22    o             1c    Nearly VF, nice sheet margin example with both a BLUE numeral 10 cancel and a

                                            RED grid cancel. Once owned and signed by Ashbrook, one of the most famous of all

                                            former collectors. (Scott $9500 + $40 for blue cancel + $375 for red cancel + $100

                                            for numeral cancel = total Scott value of $10,015) w/2018 PF Certificate ...................... Enlarged Photo $3995

           23    oGC       1c    VF, lovely RED-ORANGE shade with a bold RED GRID cancel. Nice four

                                            margin copy. (Graded VF 80) Scott $8750 for VF 80, w/1967 & 2014 PF Certificates Enlarged Photo $5750

           24    oGC       1d    VF, lovely blue-orange color with a light BLUE cancel. This is a very scarce shade of

                                            number 1. (Graded F-VF 75) (Scott $1040) w/1977 & 2017 PF Certificates     .........................................    $850

           25    *               1    VF-XF, unused, no gum, extremely fresh, (Scott $2300 VF, $2500 VF-XF) 2016 PSE.... Enlarged Photo $1795

           26    o               2    F-VF, very light BLUE cancel, fresh (Scott $850) w/1993 APS Certificate  ................................................    $550

           28    oGC         2    XF for this (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1225) light RED cancel, 2017 PSE Cert. ........... Enlarged Photo $1050

           30    oGC         2    XF, very light red cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1200) w/2018 PSE Certificate ... Enlarged Photo $1195

           31    oGC         2    XF+, right margin copy. Extremely fresh, with a very light RED cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) extremely fresh, 1980 & 2009 PFC & 2014 PSE(90)..... Enlarged Photo $1395

           32    oGC         2    XF, lovely RED GRID cancel, Marvelous intense shade and sharply etched

                                            impression. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) with both 2000 & 2017 PFC(90) and

                                            also with a w/2017 PSE Certificate also graded 90. (SMQ $1600) .................................... Enlarged Photo $1450                 

           33    o               2    XF-S, HUGE JUMBO.  Light BLUE face-free cancel . (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $3750 plus

                                            $50 premium for blue cancel). The finest #2  I have offered in my 40 years as a full

                                            time dealer. Destined for the finest collection.  GEM w/2017 PSE Certificate  ................ Enlarged Photo $2895

                  

1875 Re-issues of 1847

 

           34    *GC         3    VF, unused, no gum as issued, very fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $850) w/2017 PSAG Certificate ......    $699

           35    *GC         3    VF-XF, unused, no gum as issued, extremely fresh, deep vivid impression for this

                                            issue. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $925 for 85 grade)  w/2017 PF Certificate .............................................    $775

           36    *GC         4    VF-XF, unused, no gum as issued. (Graded VF-XF 85) a high end 95 with sharp vivid

                                            impression! (Scott values 85 grade at $1250) w/2008 PFC & 2017 PSAG Certificate . Enlarged Photo $1195

           37    *GC         4    XF, unused, no gum beautifully centered, w/2016 PFC & w/2017 PSE Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo $1495

 

1851-57 ISSUES

 

           38    o            5A    Fine+, black grid cancel with rich color and very fresh. Scarce stamp and fault free in all

                                            respects. (Scott $10,000 VF, $8750 for F-VF, $7500 for Fine) w/1988 PF Certificate .............................. $3995

           39    o            5A    Nearly VF, brilliantly fresh and nicely centered for this difficult rare stamp. Light

                                             RED face free cancel. (Scott $10,000 for VF, $8,750 for F-VF) (position 4RE1)

                                            (Graded F-VF 75) (SMQ $6500) w/2017 PSE Certificate  ................................................. Enlarged Photo $5250

           40    oGC      5A    VF, a fabulous example of this very scarce stamp . Beautifully centered with a neat black

                                             Cincinnati, c.d.s cancel . (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $8750) w/2018 PSE Certificate ...... (BACK COVER) $7995

           42    o               7    VF, very light cancel, fresh, (Scott $125)...............................................................................................................      $75

           43    o               7    VF-XF, nice cancel, deep color, very fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate ................................................................    $110

           44    oGC         7    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85), Very deep blue color with an attractive face-free RED

                                            cancel at bottom. (Scott $185 for 85 grade w/red cancel) w/2004 & 2018 PFC............... Enlarged Photo   $175  

           45    o               7    XF, lovely BLUEPAID” cancel, deep color, w/1993 PSE Certificate ............................. Enlarged Photo   $250

           46    oGC         7    XF-S “JUMBO,” lovely bold BLUE grid cancel. Huge margins and fault free in all

                                            respects. (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $1275) w/2005 PSE Certificate ................................ Enlarged Photo   $895

           47    oGC         7    SUPERB JUMBO, a truly spectacular example with gorgeous color. Showing portion of

                                            adjacent stamp at right! (Graded SUPERB 98J) Fault free cancel. Only 15 share this

                                            high grade with only (SMQ $3000) 2001 PFC & 2011 PSE Certs(98J).......... (Inside FRONT COVER) $2195

           48    *               7    VF-XF, unused, no gum, deep vivid color, very fresh, (Scott $375 VF, $450 VF-XF) w/1980 PFC...........    $325

           49    oGC         8    XF, extremely fresh, with a light face-free cancel . Rich blue color on clean fresh

                                            paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $5250) w/2015 PSE Certificate .......................................... Enlarged Photo $4250

           50    oGC         8    XF-S, a truly magnificent example with deep color and a light face-free town cancel.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $8750) Only 11 share this grade with only 4 higher. Doubt

                                            may had a face-free cancel !!! w/2018 PSE Certificate  finest I’ve ever offered...... (FRONT COVER) $8500

           51    o            8A    VF, nice Aug 16 c.d.s. cancel, (Scott $800+) w/1998 PSE Certificate ............................... Enlarged Photo   $795

           52    o            8A    XF, very large margins for this issue. Neat black grid cancel. This has FOUR CERTS!

                                            1993 PFC for a block/4, 2017 PSE and 2011 & 2018  PSAG Certificates ...................... Enlarged Photo   $995                     

           54    oGC      8A    XF-S, HUGE copy with a pretty bold BLUE grid cancel. Originally taken from a pair(left stamp)

                                            (Graded XF 90XQ) Scott $2150 for a regular 90 and $4300 for 95 grade) w/2008 PSE for pair

                                            w/1964 & 2003 PFC for pair and a new 2016 PFC (XF 90 XQ) for a single..................... Enlarged Photo $2295

           55    oGC      8A    XF-S HUGE JUMBO with a light face-free cancel. Rich color and vivid impression.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95J) Only 1 shares this grade, 7 are higher but only 2 are JUMBOS. 

                                            (SMQ $7000)  choice w/2015 PSE Certificate  “GEM”....................................................... Enlarged Photo $4500

           56    o               9    XF, light BLUE cancel, fresh and fault free ........................................................................................................    $110   

           58    oGC         9    XF+, very huge margins, New York cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $225) 2014 PSE....... Enlarged Photo   $200

           59    oGC         9    XF, very light face-free cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $225) w/2012 & 2018 PFC......... Enlarged Photo   $225  

           60    oGC         9    XF “JUMBO,” with light black town cancels (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $425) 2017 PSE.. Enlarged Photo   $275

           61    oGC         9    XF-S, huge margins with a light virtually face-free cancel.  (Graded XF-S 95) but

                                            looks more like a 98 to me! (SMQ $575) ( Scott $525 for 95) w/2016 PF Certificate ... Enlarged Photo  $450

           62    oGC         9    XF-S , huge “JUMBO,” with a very light cancel and lovely bright color on clean white

                                            paper! (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $925) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ................... (Inside BACK COVER)   $699

           63    oGC         9    SUPERB  HUGE “JUMBO,” a magnificent example with a virtually face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded SUPERB 98J)  (SMQ $2000) only 14 graded higher w/2016 PSE Cert ............ Enlarged Photo $1250

           64    *GC         9    VF OG hinged, recut and top and bottom (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $900) w/2008 PSE Certificate.  ........    $450               

           65    *GC         9    VF-XF OG LH, well centered showing part of adjacent stamp at top!  Gorgeous color on

                                            clean white paper. Fault free (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1200) w/2016 PF Certificate Enlarged Photo $650

           66    *GC         9    XF-S OG LH, a spectacular example with radiant color on clean white paper and large margins.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95), (SMQ $3500 for 95) w/1997 PFC & 2015 PSAG Certificate(95) ... Enlarged Photo $2095

           67    *GC         9    XF-S+ OG VLH “JUMBO,” showing parts of adjoining stamps at both top and bottom!!

                                            Barely hinged (if at all) looks NH (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $4500) This is 1 of 3 graded  

                                            95J with only 5 graded higher  (only 2 are NH) with 2015 PSE Certificate....................... Enlarged Photo $2695

           68    *GC         9    XF-S OG VLH , huge JUMBO showing adjacent stamp at left. Gorgeous color on white paper.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $4500) 3 share this grade, 5 higher, 2011 PSE.......................... Enlarged Photo $3195

           70    o          10A    F-VF, deep color, light cancel, (Scott $140)...........................................................................................................      $60

           72    o          10A    VF, gorgeous color with a San Francisco Feb 18 c.d.s cancel, (Scott $140)...................................................      $90

           73    o          10A    XF, stunning color with a neat town cancel (Scott $375 for XF) w/2010 PSAG Cert ...... Enlarged Photo  $295

           74    oGC    10A    XF with a clear strike of a BOSTON “PAID” cancel. (Graded XF 90) Scott values 90 grade

                                            at $375 (SMQ values it higher at $410)  very attractive, w/2010 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo   $350

           75    oGC    10A    XF, a very visually appealing stamp with it’s BLUE Aug 12, Philadelphia PA cancel. Stunning

                                            orange brown shade! (Graded XF 90) (Scott $380 for XF 90) w/2000 & 2018 PFC ...... Enlarged Photo   $375

           76    o          11A    VF-XF, the scarcer extra vertical line outside of left frameline.........................................................................      $30

           77    oGC    11A    XF-S, lovely April 2nd, New York, c.d.s cancel (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $250) w/2009 PFC......................    $250

           81    *             11    VF, full OG, hinged, this is the much scarcer “brownish-carmine” shade, (Scott $275)  w/2000 PFC......    $199

           82    o             12    VF+, light cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $675 for VF) w/2018 PF Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo   $495

           83    oGC       12    VF+, light face-free cancel (Scott $675) (Graded VF 80) 2018 PSAG Certificate .......... Enlarged Photo   $595

           85    oGC       12    VF-XF+, beautifully centered , deep color with a scarcer BLUE TOWN cancel.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $925 for 85 grade w/blue cancel.  With 2018 PFC................. Enlarged Photo   $850 

           86    oGC       12    XF+, huge “JUMBO,” margins at top and bottom showing part of adjacent stamp at

                                            bottom. Light town cancel with rich color. (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $1375) 2009 PSE... Enlarged Photo   $995

           87    oGC       12    XF-S, unusually large margins for this with light New Orleans cancel.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2100) Only 20 graded higher, w/2017 PSE Certificate  ........ Enlarged Photo $1295

           88    oGC       12    XF-S, HUGE JUMBO margins with a neat light cancel “FALLS” cancel. One of the

                                            nicest I’ve ever offered GEM (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2100) 2009 PSE Certificate  . Enlarged Photo $1695

           90    o             13    VF, deep color, light town cancel (Scott $800) w/2014 PSE Certificate  .....................................................    $550

           91    oGC       13    VF, lightly canceled with deep color! (Graded VF 80) (Scott $800) w/2008 PFC.........................................    $650

           92    oGC       13    VF, this has a very scarce oval geometric cancel. I have never offered one with this

                                            rare postmark. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $800 w/regular cancel) w/2017 PF Certificate .. Enlarged Photo   $700

           93    oGC       13    XF, very large margins all around with a light cancel. (GRADED XF 90) high end 90.

                                            Scott values XF 90 at $1500, w/1990 PFC and w/2017 PSAG Certificate ...................... Enlarged Photo $1195

           94    oGC       13    XF, very large margins all around with a light cancel. (Graded XF 90) high end 90.

                                            Scott values XF 90 at $1500,  w/2016 PSE Certificate ........................................................ Enlarged Photo $1295

           95    oGC       13    XF-S, a magnificent example with both a black c.d.s. cancel and a RED transit cancel.

                                            Rich color as this is an early impression. Four large even margins and fault free in all

                                            respects. (Graded XF-S 95) only 9 graded higher, w/2011 PSE Cert. (SMQ $2700)  ...... Enlarged Photo $2195

           96    *GC       13    XF for this, unused, no gum with unusually large margins with deep vivid color and

                                            impression. (Graded VF-XF 85) high end 85. Scott values 85 grade at $9750. If you

                                            wanted a 85 with gum the Scott price is $27,500. w/2000 & 2018 PF Certificates .. (FRONT COVER) $9500

           97    o             14    VF-XF, light cancel, rich color, very fresh, (Scott $140 for VF).........................................................................      $95

           98    o             14    XF, very light RED cancel, big copy, extremely fresh, w/2017 PF Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo   $250

           99    oGC       14    XF-S with large margins and a very light black town cancel. (Graded XF 90) but

                                            undergraded in my opinion. (SMQ $350) extremely fresh, w/2017 PSE Certificate  ..... Enlarged Photo   $300

         101    *GC       14    VF OG LH, a difficult stamp to find this nice. Extremely fresh with rich color and

                                            clean white paper. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $5000) w/2017 PF Certificate ........................ Enlarged Photo $4250

         102    o             15    XF, well centered with a light face-free cancel, (Scott $305 for XF) w/2007 PFC & 2017 PSAG ............    $240

         103    oGC       15    XF, extremely light BLUE cancel. Bright and fresh (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $350 + $10)

                                            premium for blue cancel- $360) pretty stamp! w/1984 PFC & 2008 PSE Certificates.. Enlarged Photo   $275

         104    oGC       15    XF-S, light cancel (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $650) w/1990 PFC & 2005 PSE(90)............ Enlarged Photo   $425               

         105    oGC       15    XF-S, huge and balanced margins with rich color and sharp vivid impression!!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $650) GEM w/2017 PSE Certificate  .......................................... Enlarged Photo   $475

         106    oGC       15    XF-S (looks superb to me) with large even margins and a light black cancel with trace of

                                            red cancel. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $650) w/2002 & 2008 PSE Certificates(95)  ........ Enlarged Photo   $525

         107    *GC       15    Nearly VF, unused, no gum, bright & fresh (Scott $1800) 2017 PFC..............................................................   $995

         108    oGC       16    VF-XF, extremely light face-free cancel !! Fairly large margins for this with rich color

                                            and proof-like impression. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $2300) w/2010 & 2018 PFC...... Enlarged Photo $2195  

         109    oGC       16    XF, very large margined example with deep dark intense color and a neat May c.d.s.

                                            cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2800) choice w/2018 PSE Certificate ............. (Inside BACK COVER) $2750

         111    oGC       17    VF, lightly canceled, very fresh (Graded VF 80) (Scott $250) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .........................    $199

         112    o             17    VF-XF, light BLUE town cancel, (Scott $265) very fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate ......................................    $199

         113    oGC       17    VF-XF, deep black color and impression! (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott values

                                            85 grade at $315 (SMQ $325) w/1978 & 2017 PF Certificates .....................................................................    $225

         115    *             17    VF OG VLH, post office fresh with rich color and deeply etched proof-like impression.

                                            Fault free in all fault free in all respects, (Scott $6250) w/2017 PSAG Certificate .......... Enlarged Photo $3995

         117    o             18    VF, neat light town cancel, fault free (Scott $500) with w/2007 PF Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo  $375

         118    *GC       18    VF-XF OG LH, very well centered with lovely blue color on clean fresh white paper.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2100 for VF), fault free w/2015 PSE Certificate ....................... Enlarged Photo $1795

         119    o             19    Fine, extremely light cancel as it appears unused!! Gorgeous color. Rare stamp and

                                            Scott values it in a grade of FINE at $9000!  w/2000 PF Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo $4500               

         121    o             20    VF, deep rich color, very fresh, nice full perfs (Scott $250) w/1987 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo  $199

         122    o             20    XF, very light face-free cancel, looks unused, fresh taken from a horizontal pair

                                            this being the right stamp. color copy of  2017 PF Certificate for pair .............................. Enlarged Photo   $395

         123    *GC       20    XF OG LH, a truly spectacular example, very scarce in this high grade (Graded XF 90)

                                            Only 6 share this grade with only 1 higher. Rich color and sharp impression  with wide

                                            margins for this issue. No nibbed perfs! (SMQ $4250) w/2017 PSE Cert.  ........................ Enlarged Photo $3250

         125    o             22    XF, a magnificent example with gorgeous color and a very light face-free cancel .

                                            Very scarce in this fault free condition, (Scott $1500 for XF) w/2016 PF Certificate .... Enlarged Photo   $995

         126    *             22    VF-XF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered, fault free (Scott $825 for VF no gum,

                                            $1025 for VF-XF), Rich color on clean white paper, w/2014 PSAG Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo   $795

         127    *             22    VF-XF OG VLH, beautifully centered with deep rich color and proof-like impression .

                                            (Scott $2200 for VF, $3250 for VF-XF) w/2016 PF Certificate .......................................... Enlarged Photo $1895

         128    oGC       23    VF, bold BLUE GRID cancel. Rich color, well centered with nice full perfs all

                                            around. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1225 for VF 80 w/blue cancel) 2003 & 2017 PFC....... Enlarged Photo   $750

         129    o             23    VF+, beautifully centered, face-free cancel (Scott $1200 for VF) w/2018 PSAG   .......... Enlarged Photo   $895

         130    oGC       23    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85) beautifully centered with a light town cancel.

                                            Very lightly canceled!!  Post office fresh (SMQ $1750) w/2017 PFC.................................. Enlarged Photo $1395

         131    o             24    VF-XF, light face-free cancel, gorgeous color , fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate ...............................................      $75

         132    oGC       24    VF-XF, wide and large balanced margins with a neat partial New York cancel.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $130 for 85) looks XF, w/2018 PF Certificate ..................................................    $110 

         134    oGC       24    XF, extremely light BLUE face-free cancel . Lovely color with nice full even perfs.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $350) Hundreds of thousands were issued but only 33

                                            have ever graded higher , w/2007 PSE Certificate ................................................................ Enlarged Photo   $300               

         135    oGC       24    SUPERB , large margined GEM with strong color on bright clean white margins.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) Scott $700 for 95 grade (Scott $700 for 95) w/2016 PSAG Cert. ..... Enlarged Photo   $375 

         136    *             24    XF, unused, no gum, gorgeous color (Scott $60 VF, $85.50 for XF no gum) w/1999 PF Certificate ......      $60

         137    *GC       24    VF+ for this OG VLH, (looks NH!) (Graded VF 80) Scott $140, w/1982 & 2017 PFC...............................      $99 

         138    **           24    VF OG NH, post office fresh as I  broke this from a block/9, this being position in

                                            the block. The PSE values VF NH at $425, w/2014 PSE Certificate, original cert for block/9..................    $325

         139    o             25    F-VF, deep color with a face-free cancel c.d.s. cancel, (Scott $240 VF, $200 for F-VF)..............................    $140               

         141    oGC       25    VF, deep color, town cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $240 for 80) w/2018 PF Certificate .........................    $200

         142    oGC       25    XF for this (Graded VF-XF 85) date cancel (SMQ $600) w/2008 PSE Certificate ....................................    $595

         143    oGC       25    XF, town cancel (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1250 for XF 90) w/2018 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo   $995 

         144    oGC       25    XF, beautifully centered with deep vivid color and a lovely attractive BLUE c.d.s. town

                                            cancel. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1257 for 90) Quite scarce this nice! w/2017 PSAG  ..... Enlarged Photo   $995

         145    oGC    25A    XF for this issue but (Graded VF 80), Rich color with a neat black fancy “PAID” cancel.

                                            (Scott $1120 for VF 80) quite scarce this nice, choice w/2018 PF Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo   $995

         146    o             26    F-VF with a scarce 5 line upper left recut diamond, wide margins, town cancel, (Scott $500)...................    $100

         147    o             26    XF, very light face-free cancel  canceled, gorgeous color , (Scott $110 for XF).............................................    $100   

         148    oGC       26    XF, neat partial town cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $125) w/2018 PF Certificate ....................................    $100

         149    o             26    XF, extremely light cancel (looks unused) w/2018 PSAG Certificate ............................................................    $125

         150    oGC       26    XF+, gorgeous color with wide margins and a neat town cancel. (Graded XF 90 XQ)

                                            Scott values a regular 90 at $125 and 95 at $260) w/2018 PF Certificate ....................... Enlarged Photo   $175

         151    *             26    XF OG LH, bright and fresh, beautifully centered (Scott $125 for XF) w/1999 PSE Certificate  ............    $100   

         153    **GC     26    XF OG NH, flawless high quality stamp with rich color (Graded XF 90) A very scarce stamp

                                            to find in never hinged. Unlisted is Scott for NH (SMQ $625) w/2008 PSE Certificate . Enlarged Photo   $550

         156    oGC       27    XF, beautifully centered with a neat New Orleans, LA   May17 c.d.s cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            Quite scarce as only 5 share this grade ,17 higher (SMQ $3000) w/2017 PSE ................ Enlarged Photo $2495

         158    oGC       28    VF for this (Graded F-VF 75), gorgeous red-brown shade with a neat light town cancel.

                                            Fault free in all respects. (Scott $1050) (SMQ $825 for 75) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .. Enlarged Photo   $695   

         159    oGC       28    XF, a magnificent example of this notoriously difficult stamp to find this well centered.

                                            Warm rich shade with wide margins fully clear all around (scarce on this issue) Nice

                                            light cancellation. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $3250) only 7 graded higher, 2010 PSE...... (BACK COVER) $2895

         160    *             28    Fine+, unused, no gum, an extremely scarce stamp to obtain in unused condition.

                                            In fact it is the only unused example I have ever offered in my 40 years as a dealer.

                                            Gorgeous color.  PFC says “small corner crease at top left” which is virtually hard

                                            to detect. Scott values $15,000 for no gum, w/2000 PF Certificate .................................. Enlarged Photo $3500

         163    o             29    VF-XF, beautifully centered with NY cancel, (Scott $625 for VF-XF) w/2017 PFC.......... Enlarged Photo   $450

         164    o             30    VF for this tough issue, lovely light RED cancel (Scott $1375) w/1990 PF Certificate .............................    $699

         165    o             30    VF-XF, beautifully centered for this issue with a very eye appealing RED GRID cancel.

                                            Nice full perfs all around. (Scott $1375 VF, $1925 for VF-XF) w/1987 & 2015 PFC ..... Enlarged Photo $1150

         166    oGC       30    XF, a truly fabulous and very eye appealing used single featuring both a BLUE and Black cancels.

                                            Beautifully centered, scarce clearing the design all around. Almost a face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott $3250 + $35 blue cancel for 90) 2017 PF Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo $2750

         167    *GC       30    VF-XF OG VLH, post office fresh with gorgeous color and fresh as the day it was

                                            issued! (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $2000 for 85 grade) w/2017 PF Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo $1795               

         168    *GC       30    XF-S OG LH, a magnificent example with stunning orange brown color and sharply

                                            etched proof-like impression. Perfect even perforations all around!! (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Only 1 shares this grade, 1 higher! (SMQ $7500) 1982 PFC & 2011 PSE.......................... Enlarged Photo $6795

         170    o          30A    VF, light RED face-free cancel, extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $355 w/red cancel)................................    $240

         171    oGC    30A    VF, light black cancel and trace red cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $300) w/2018 PF Certificate ..........    $299

         172    o          30A    XF a very attractive stamp with both a BLUE BALTIMORE cancel and RED New York

                                            Exchange cancel at lower left, fault free w/2017 PF Certificate ....................................... Enlarged Photo   $475

         174    *          30A    VF full OG, hinged but no HR, very fresh, (Scott $2200) w/1998 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo $1195

         176    o             32    VF, fancy BLUE segmented grid cancel, (Scott $195) w/2013 PF Certificate  ..........................................    $150

         177    o             32    XF, very light town cancel, deep rich color, w/2018 PSAG Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo   $350

         178    o             32    XF-S, perfectly centered with rich vivid color and highly detailed proof-like

                                            impression. Light cancel w/1987, 2003 & 2017 PF Certificates.......................................... Enlarged Photo $1695

         180    oGC       33    VF-XF, very light RED TOWN cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $215) 1988 & 2018 PFC Enlarged Photo  $215

         182    o             33    XF for this, beautifully centered rich color, (Scott $280 VF-XF, $600 XF) PSAG Cert  .. Enlarged Photo   $350

         184    o             34    F-VF+, with a scarcer BLUE Cincinnati, OH town cancel and part of a Red Foreign Transit

                                            cancel at lower right. Position 76L (recut at bottom variety) (Scott $2250) 2004 PFC   . Enlarged Photo $1450

         185    o             34    Nearly VF, very nicely centered for this often off-centered issue. Light cancel with

                                            rich color on clean fresh paper. (Scott $2100) w/1987 PFC & w/2018 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo $1595

         186    oGC       34    VF-XF, beautifully centered with rich color and a light cancel. (Graded VF 80) This is

                                            the recut on bottom variety $150 premium) (Scott $2250) position 54L1, 2018 PSAG . Enlarged Photo $1895

         187    o             35    XF+, very large margins with a pretty RED c.d.s. cancel, w/2018 PSE Certificate .....................................    $125

         188    oGC       35    XF-S, perfectly centered amid unusually wide margins. Deep rich color with a neat

                                            black grid cancel. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $525) only 8 graded higher, 2012 PSE......... Enlarged Photo   $325

         189    *             35    XF+ OG LH, nearly perfectly centered with large margins, w/2018 PSAG Certificate ... Enlarged Photo   $495

         190    *GC       35    XF-S OG LH, perfectly balanced with very large margins! Gorgeous color on

                                            clean white paper! (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $1250 for 95) (SMQ $1200) 2018 PSAG .. Enlarged Photo $1095

         191    o             36    VF, deep color with a neat town cancel. Cancel covers one perf at right so it appears

                                            as if the perf is missing, but it IS NOT! (Scott $300) w/1997 & 2016 PF Certificates  ... Enlarged Photo   $199

         192    o             36    VF, extremely light face-free cancel , fault free (Scott $ 300) w/2018 PF Certificate ................................    $250

         195    o             37    VF, lovely light BLUE cancellation, pretty stamp and fault free (Scott $420).............................................    $320 

         196    o             37    VF-XF, pretty BLUE cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $420) w/2018 PSE Certificate .... Enlarged Photo   $420               

         197    *GC       37    VF OG LH, extremely fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1450)  w/1997 & 2016 PFC......... Enlarged Photo $1250  

         198    oGC       38    XF, a magnificent example rarely found with such large margins  Neat Jun 5 c.d.s.

                                            cancel, Strong color with full perfs (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1200) 1996 PFC and

                                            w/2018 PSE Certificate only 19 share this grade with only 14 graded  ............................. Enlarged Photo $1095               

         199    *             38    Nearly VF LH , gorgeous color, extremely fresh, (Scott $1900) w/2000 PF Certificate .............................    $950

         200    *GC       38    VF OG, hinged but no HR, bright and fresh (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1900) Accompanied

                                            by three certificates!  w/1984, 1995 & 2016 PF Certificates     .......................................... Enlarged Photo $1695                      

         202    o             39    VF-XF, lovely used example. Used copies are extremely scarce and harder to find than

                                            unused examples. I sold this exact stamp back in 2014 and I’m extremely fortunate to

                                            have re-acquired it. Nicest I’ve ever offered, (Scott $10,000 for VF, $15,000 VF-XF)

                                            Accompanied by both w/2002 & 2014 PSE Certificates    ........................................... (FRONT COVER) $8500

         203    *             39    VF OG LH, rich color, extremely fresh, (Scott $3000) w/1987 & 1990 PF Certificate  . Enlarged Photo $2195

         204    *GC       39    VF-XF OG LH (XF for this issue) Beautifully centered with gorgeous color on clean

                                            fresh paper. (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott values 85 grade at $4000 (SMQ $4200) Nice

                                            full even perforations! with both w/1990, 2005 & 2012 PF Certificates(85) ................... Enlarged Photo $3495

       205    *             39    XF OG LH, a fabulous example with near perfect centering and lovely color on clean

                                          fresh paper. Nice even perfs all around, (Scott $4000 VF-XF, $6500 XF)  2014 PFC...... Enlarged Photo $3995

 

                                                                          1857-60 Reprints  (issued without gum)

               

         207    *GC       56    VF OG VLH, deep color (Graded VF 80) almost looks NH, (Scott $550) 1985 & 2011 PF Certificate    $450

                                           

                                                                                                1861-62 ISSUES

 

         208    o          62B    VF, very light RED face-free cancel , rich color, (Scott $1710) w/2017 PF Certificate .............................. $1295

         209    o          62B    VF, extremely light RED face-free cancel . Fresh as the day it was issue with rich color on

                                            clean white paper. Fault free, (Scott $1710 w/red cancel) w/2018 PF Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo $1395 

         210    o             63    XF, beautifully centered, large margins, light cancel, w/2011 PSE Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo   $150

         211    oGC       63    XF with a “PAID” cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $160 + paid) w/2014 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo $160

         213    o             65    XF-S, very large margins with “sock-on-the nose  bulls-eye cancel...............................................................      $75               

         215    **GC     65    XF OG NH, beautifully centered with wide margins. Lovely color with no gum bends

                                            or skips. Scarce in NH. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $900). A common stamp but extremely

                                            tough to find in this condition. 8 share this grade, 8 higher, w/2005 PSE Certificate....... Enlarged Photo   $699

         217    o             67    VF nice face-free cancel PAID cancel, rich color, (Scott $775) w/1991 PF Certificate .. Enlarged Photo   $595 

         218    o             67    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85), light neat black grid cancel. Deep vivid color and

                                            impression with full even perfs (Scott $1350 for 85 grade) w/2017 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo $1095 

         219    o             67    XF, nice “sock-on-the nose  black grid in circle cancel. Rich color and nice full

                                            perforations all around. (Scott $750 VF, $2750 XF) w/2018 PSE Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo $1295

         220    o             67    XF-S , a nearly perfectly centered stamp with a light face-free cancel . Gorgeous color

                                            on clean white paper. w/1984 PFC incorrectly calling it a 67a, ............................................ Enlarged Photo $1750

         221    o           67a    VF-XF, lovely BLUE TARGET cancel Strong color, beautifully centered on crisp clean

                                            fresh paper. Fault free, (Scott $1130 for VF. $1930 for VF-XF) w/2016 PSE Cert.......... Enlarged Photo $1195

         222    o             68    VF, very light RED cancel, large margins, extremely fresh, (Scott $70 with red cancel)..............................      $35  

         223    o             68    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light black grid cancel, (Scott $60 VF, $120 VF-XF)............................      $40

         224    o           68a    Nearly VF, deep dark green shade, neat circle of diamonds cancel, (Scott $85+).......................................      $40

         225    o             68    XF, deep rich color with a light cancel, (Scott $60 VF, $120 XF)......................................................................      $70

         226    o             68    XF, lovely RED cancel, large stamp, extremely fresh, .......................................................................................      $85

         227    oGC       68    XF, beautifully centered with a central target cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $300) Large

                                            margins and extremely fresh. w/1997 & 2005 PFC & w/2017 PSE Certificate(90)...................................    $199 

         228    *             68    VF-XF OG LH, very well balanced with large margin at left and top. Lovely bright color.

                                            Small owners handstamp on gum in lower corner only, (Scott $1525 VF-XF) w/2016 PF Certificate ...    $699

         229    o             69    XF, beautifully centered with a nearly face-free cancel, (Scott $310 for XF) 2013 PSE Enlarged Photo   $199

         230    oGC       69    XF for this (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $225) light cancel, w/2018 PF Certificate  ......... Enlarged Photo   $225

         231    *GC       69    VF OG LH  (Graded VF 80). Although a fairly common stamp to find in used,

                                            mint fault free examples as this are few and far between. Rich black impression

                                            with nice full perforations, (Scott $1700) (SMQ $2000). 1991 & 2017 PF Certificates   Enlarged Photo $1395

         232    o             70    VF, neat black grid cancel, fresh and fault free (Scott $300) w/1987 PF Certificate .................................    $195                 

         234    oGC       70    VF-XF, very large margins with a neat light cancel. Beautifully centered with nice

                                            full even perfs. (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $350) w/2014 PSE Certificate ............................. Enlarged Photo   $350

         235    oGC       70    VF-XF, very light virtually face-free cancel . Rich color (Graded VF-XF 85)  Scott

                                            values 85 grade at $500. w/2018 PF Certificate .................................................................... Enlarged Photo   $400                  

         236    o           70a    Almost VF, rich color with a black grid cancel, (Scott $325) w/1993 PF Certificate ..................................    $199

         237    oGC     70a    VF,  very light RED cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $365) w/1993 & 2017 PF Certificates  .....................    $350

         238    o           70b    XF blue bar cancel, trivial corner perf crease not seen by the naked eye unless dipped

                                            in fluid. Pretty stamp, (Scott $875) w/2004 APS Certificate nice steel blue shade......................................    $295

         239    o           70b    VF, neat black open grid cancel, fault free, (Scott $850) w/1986 PFC & 2017 PSE........ Enlarged Photo   $495

         241    *           70b    F-VF, unused, no gum, an extremely scarce mint example of this steel blue shade.

                                            Extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $6250 VF, $4100 F-VF) w/2018 PSE Certificate ...... Enlarged Photo $2495

         242    o           70c    VF, well centered with deep rich color and a light neat cancel. Cert notes ”light crease at

                                            lower right”  this is barely seen in fluid only, a pretty stamp, (Scott $2250) w/2018 PSAG Certificate  .    $595

         243    o           70c    VF, lovely fancy segmented grid cancel. Very well centered for this scarce stamp.

                                            PSE notes one short perf (trivial at best) (Scott $2250) w/2017 PSE Certificate  .......................................    $650

         244    o           70c    F-VF, very pretty RED GRID cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $2290) w/1984 PF Certificate  .................    $750

         245    oGC     70c    VF+, a fabulous example of this scarce violet shade with a very light double circle postmark!!

                                            (Graded VF 80) Very scarce to find this nice and fault free in all respects.

                                            (Scott values 80 at $2250) very eye appealing, w/2016 PF Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo $2195

         246    oGC     70c    VF-XF, a beautifully centered fault free example of this scarce pale gray violet shade.

                                            Bright and fresh with nice even perfs and a neat black grid cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            Scott values 85 grade at $3250 (SMQ also $3250) choice w/2017 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo $2595

         248    o             71    VF, bright and fresh with a very light cancel, fault free (Scott $200)...............................................................      $99

         249    oGC       71    VF, neat Aug 9th c.d.s.  cancel, rich color (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $225) w/2018 PSE Certificate ............    $150

         250    o             71    VF, very fancy cross cancel, strong color, (Scott $200+) w/2014 PSE Certificate ......................................    $195

         251    o             71    VF, lovely RED grid cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $235)................................................................................    $195

         252    oGC       72    VF, beautifully centered , extremely fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $575) w/2017 PSAG Certificate .....    $450

         254    o             72    XF, large margins and very well centered with rich color on bright white paper.

                                            Hard to find this nice, (Scott $575 VF, $1150 for XF) w/1987 & 2012 PF Certificate  . Enlarged Photo   $850 

         255    oGC       72    XF, a fabulous used GEM, beautifully balanced, with lovely color. It has both a c.d.s. cancel

                                            and a PAID cancel! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1350 + $25 Paid)  1989 PFC, 2009 PSE... Enlarged Photo $1250

         256    o             73    VF-XF, light face-free cancel, extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $55 VF, $100 VF-XF) ..............................      $55

         257    o             73    XF, so lightly canceled it looks unused, canceled at top right perfs only, (Scott $225 for XF) 1984 PFC    $175

         258    oGC       73    XF, “sock-on-the nose  circle of wedges (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $250)  2018 PSAG ... Enlarged Photo   $220

         259    *             73    VF-XF OG LH, post office fresh , nicely centered (Scott $325 VF, $550 VF-XF) w/2018 PFC..................    $295

         260    o             75    VF, extremely light face-free black grid cancel. (Scott $425) w/2014 PF Certificate .... Enlarged Photo   $350   

         262    oGC       75    VF-XF but (Graded VF 80) very light face-free cancel (SMQ $425) w/2017 PSE............ Enlarged Photo   $450

         263    o             75    XF, lovely BLUE Target cancel, extremely fresh, w/2000 & 2003 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo   $699

         265    o             76    VF-XF, deep shade with a light cancel, (Scott $120 VF, $195 VF-XF) w/2018 PF Certificate .................    $110

         266    o             76    VF-XF, pretty BLUE Aug 25, circular cancel, a very pretty stamp! (Scott $210 VF-XF) w/2018 PFC..    $175                 

         268    oGC       76    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) light cancel w/2012 PSE Certificate . Enlarged Photo   $300                     

         269    o             76    XF, gorgeous blue cancel, beautifully centered w/2007 PF Certificate ............................. Enlarged Photo   $350 

         270    oGC       76    XF-S, a magnificent used example with deep vivid color and a light cancel. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Very scarce in this grade as only 13 share the grade with only 2 ever graded higher.

                                            No nibbed perfs and great eye appeal. 1994 PFC & w/2008 PSE Cert (SMQ $1350)  .. Enlarged Photo $1150  

         271    *             76    VF, unused, no gum, extremely fresh, and nicely centered (Scott $525) w/2016 PF Certificate .............    $450

         272    o             77    F-VF, gorgeous impression on clean white margins, (Scott $170).....................................................................      $85

         273    o             77    Almost VF , three nice large margins, black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $170).......................................    $100  

         274    o             77    VF, light Black & RED cancels, well centered (Graded VF 80) w/2018 PF Certificate ............................    $175

         275    o             78    F-VF, fancy circle of wedges cancel, extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $350)..............................................      $65                  

         276    o             78    VF, light BLUE cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $362.50)...................................................................................    $175

         277    o             78    VF, light BLUE face-free cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $362.50) .................................................................    $250

         278    *             78    Fine, unused, no gum, bright and fresh (Scott $900 VF, $360 Fine) ................................................................    $150 

         279    o           78a    F-VF, light face-free cancel target cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $350).......................................................    $100 

         280    o           78a    VF-XF, light face-free target cancel, (Scott $400 VF, $525 VF-XF) w/2016 PSE............. Enlarged Photo   $325    

         282    oGC     78b    VF, “gray shade” very well centered with a very light cancel and nice full even

                                            perfs all around. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $425) Extremely fresh, w/2018 PF Certificate Enlarged Photo $375  

               

                1867 GRILLS

 

         283    o             83    F-VF, fancy central BLUE Maltese Cross cancel. Rich color for this issue. PFC notes

                                            “short perfs at top and right” (very trivial for this) (Scott $1100) w/1974 & 2017 PFC   ...........................    $375

         284    o             85    F-VF, fancy geometric cancel, fault free, (Scott $1000 for VF, $700 F-VF) w/1998 PF Certificate .......    $275

         285    o             85    Nearly VF, large margins, bright and fresh with a fancy face-free cancel, (Scott $1000) w/1994 PFC....    $375

         286    o          85B    Fine+, lovely fancy BLUE cancel on clean fresh paper and full perfs all around.

                                            Strong grill impression, fault free (Scott $1250 w/blue cancel)..........................................................................    $499

         287    o          85B    Fine+, light BLUE town cancel, (Scott $1250) w/2013 PF Certificate   ........................................................    $495 

         290    o             86    VF, lightly canceled with bright color and strong grill (Scott $400) w/2018 PSAG Cert .. Enlarged Photo   $350

         291    o             87    F-VF, light neat “PAID” cancel, (Scott $190).......................................................................................................      $65

         292    o             87    VF-XF face-free cancel BLACK GRID cancel, fault free with nice perfs! w/2017 PF Certificate ............    $199  

         293    oGC       87    VF-XF, neat squares cancel, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $350) w/2017 PF Certificate . Enlarged Photo   $250

         294    o             87    XF, neat black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $500 for XF) w/1991 PF Certificate ...... Enlarged Photo   $350

         295    oGC       88    XF, beautifully centered, fancy geometric cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $225) w/2017 PSAG ..............    $140

         296    *             88    Fine+ OG, hinged but no HR, rich color, (Scott $950 VF, $360 for Fine) w/2002 PF Certificate .............    $225                 

         297    *             88    VF-XF OG LH, a post office fresh example with rich vivid color and sharp impression.

                                            Fault free, (Scott $950 VF, $1525 VF-XF) w/2017 PF Certificate ..................................... Enlarged Photo   $795  

         298    oGC       89    VF-XF, neat black target cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $500)  2007 & 2017 PFC. Enlarged Photo   $425

         299    *             89    VF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered, (Scott $2000) w/2018 PF Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo $1395                 

         300    *             89    VF-XF LH, very well centered with deep rich color. Nice full perforations all around.

                                            Fault free (Scott $5000 for VF, $7500 for VF-XF) w/1993 PSE, 1992 & 2017 PFC....... Enlarged Photo $4500 

         301    oGC       90    VF, light Black and Red cancels (Graded VF 80) (Scott $375) w/2018 PF Certificate .............................    $325

         304    oGC       91    VF-XF  but (Graded VF 80) (Scott $600) fault free w/1997 PSE and w/2017 PSAG Certificate ...........    $450

         305    oGC       91    VF-XF with a fancy “circle of V’s” postmark (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $850)

                                            Hard stamp to find this nice, w/1995 & 2017 PF Certificates ............................................ Enlarged Photo   $550

         306    *             91    VF for this scarce mint stamp. Rarely found nicer than this as most are way off.

                                            centered. Extremely fresh on white paper with full original gum, (Scott $12,500)

                                            One of the nicest I’ve offered in 20 years. w/1983 & 2017 PF Certificates   ... (Inside BACK COVER) $7995

         307    o             92    VF-XF, lovely color, very fresh with a black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $425).....................................    $350

         308    oGC       93    XF-S, a truly phenomenal used single, virtually perfectly centered with large margins and a fancy

                                            rosette cancel. Nice full perfs! (Graded XF-S 95 by both the PFC & PSE) w/1996 & 2015 PFC(95)

                                            and 2007 PSE Certificates(95) (SMQ $2900) 15 share grade, only 5 graded higher, ..... Enlarged Photo $1795

         309    oGC       94    XF, beautifully centered with a light BLUE target cancel, very undervalued, 2018 PFC Enlarged Photo   $120

         310    o             95    F-VF, light circle of wedges cancel, small thin seen only when dipped in fluid, (Scott $850)......................    $199

         311    o             96    VF, neat 4 ring bulls-eye cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $225).........................................................................    $150

         312    o             96    VF, bold RED cancel, (Scott $260 w/red cancel) fault free w/2017 PF Certificate ....................................    $180

         313    o             96    VF+, deep shade, extremely fresh, with a face-free cancel (Scott $225 VF, $360 VF-XF) 2000 PFC......    $200

         314    oGC       96    VF-XF, beautifully centered with very large margins and a very light cancellation.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $360 for 85) (SMQ $400) w/2018 PF Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo   $350 

         316    oGC       97    XF, beautifully centered with a neat circle of wedges fancy cancel. Deep black color

                                            and proof-like impression. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $700) w/2000 PSE Certificate  ........ Enlarged Photo   $499

         317    *             97    VF-XF, unused, no gum, extremely fresh, (Scott $1000 for VF) w/1986 & 2015 PFC ...............................    $699

         318    oGC       98    VF-XF, beautifully centered with both a black cork cancel and RED transit cancel.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $525) w/2007 PFC(85) and 2005 PSE(also 85) .................... Enlarged Photo   $375

         319    *             98    VF-XF, unused,  no gum, beautifully centered with sharp detailed impression on crisp clean

                                            white paper. Fault free in all respects, (Scott $1500 for VF no gum, $1750 for VF-XF)  . Enlarged Photo $1095 

         320    o             99    F-VF, very interesting reddish-black cancel (almost looks like a magenta or purple cancel)

                                            Good strong color on white paper. (Scott $1500) fault free 1990 PFC & 2017 PSAG Certificates  .......    $499

         322    oGC       99    XF, beautifully centered with deep vivid color and sharp detailed impression. Neat black

                                            circle of wedges cancel. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $3500) w/2009 PSE Certificate  .......... Enlarged Photo $2595

         323    o           100    VF, lovely circle of wedges cancel, bright and fresh, (Scott $900) w/2017 PFC .............. Enlarged Photo  $495

         324    o           100    VF, cork cancel but a face-free cancel. Gorgeous color (Scott $900) w/2018 PSAG  ...... Enlarged Photo   $595               

         325    o           101    F-VF, deep color with a very fancy geometric cancel, fault free (Scott $2250) with 2017 PSE.................    $795

         326    o           101    F-VF, strong deep blue color with a circle of V’s cancel, (Scott $2250) w/2000 PF Certificate ............... $1095

 

 

 

                   

                                                                                                    1875 RE ISSUE

 

         327    oGC     102    VF-XF with JUMBO margins. Neat partial town cancel with strong rich deep color. 

                                            Scarce in used as only 3195 issues and very few are used. (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott

                                            values 85 grade at $1850. Clean white paper, perfect perfs! For comparison the PSE

                                            has only graded 2 at 85 and only 9 graded higher than 85.  w/2017 PF Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo $1095

         328    *GC     102    XF-S, unused, no gum, huge stamp with deep intense blue color and lily white margins.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott values 95 grade at $950) w/2018 PSAG Certificate  ............... Enlarged Photo   $695

         329    *           103    VF-XF OG LH, a magnificent example and fresh as the day it was issued. Rare as only 389 were

                                            ever issued and this is one of the best! Deep intense black color and sharply detailed proof-like

                                            impression. Nice full even perfs! (XF for this issue)  1997 & 2016 PF Certificates ......... Enlarged Photo $4995

         330    *GC     103    XF OG LH, a phenomenal example with near perfect centering. Deep vivid black

                                            color beautifully contrasted by it’s bright white paper! Nice full even perforations

                                            all around (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $7750) scarce as only 3 share this grade, with

                                            only 7 higher (6 hinged, 1NH) w/2017 PSE Certificate post office fresh…….................. Enlarged Photo $5995

         332    *GC     109    VF-XF+ OG LH (XF for this issue) but only (Graded VF 80) by PF. Gorgeous deep vivid

                                            shade on crisp clean fresh paper. Fresh as the day it was issued. Very scarce stamp as only

                                            346 were ever issued and few are nicer centered than this.  (Scott values 80 grade at $5500)

                                            (SMQ values it higher at $6000) fault free w/2018 PF Certificate ............................... (FRONT COVER) $5500   

 

                                                                                         1869 PICTORIAL ISSUES

 

         333    o           112    VF-XF, neat circle of wedges cancel, fault free (Scott $130 VF, $195 VF-XF).............................................    $100 

         334    o           112    XF, interesting cancel at right and fault free, w/2012 & 2018 PF Certificates  ................ Enlarged Photo   $325

         335    o           112    XF, large margins, light face-free cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425) w/2016 PFC....... Enlarged Photo   $425

         336    *           112    VF, unused, no gum, bright and fresh (Scott $210) w/1983 & 2003 PF Certificates..................................    $110 

         337    o           113    F-VF, fancy BLUE cancel, fault free (Scott $125 w/blue cancel)....................................................................      $35

         338    o           113    VF, deep color, well centered, fresh, (Scott $75)...................................................................................................      $50

         339    oGC     113    XF, gorgeous color with a fancy black circle of wedges cancellation on bright white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $165) w/2012 PSE Certificate .............................................................................    $150

         340    oGC     113    XF, beautifully centered with a neat quartered cork cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $250).

                                            Bright clean white paper with both w/2009 PF Certificate and 2017 PSE Certificate  ............................    $200

 

         343    *           113    F-VF OG VLH, rich color, very fresh, (Scott $500 VF, $310 F-VF)..................................................................    $195                 

         344    *GC     113    VF-XF OG LH,  (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1000) w/2016 PSAG Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo   $795

         345    *GC     113    XF OG LH (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1500 for XF 90) w/1997 & 2017 PFC...................... Enlarged Photo $1395

         346    o           114    VF-XF, light cancel.....................................................................................................................................................      $25

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         349    **        114    Fine OG NH, fresh, taken from a block/8, no gum bends or skips, color copy of 2004 PFC for block/8    $135

         350    o           115    F-VF, circle of wedges  fresh and fault free (Scott $200 VF, $120 F-VF).......................................................      $75                      

         351    o           115    Almost VF, rarely seen double BLUE target cancels, pretty stamp, (Scott $225) .......................................    $150

         353    oGC     115    XF, beautifully centered (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $575) w/2001 PFC & 2008 PSE........... Enlarged Photo   $495

         354    o           115    XF+, huge margins with a very pretty BLUE cancel, w/2001 & 2016 PFC........................ Enlarged Photo   $495               

         355    *           115    Almost VF, full OG (hinged) bold rich color (Scott $2750) w/2001 PF Certificate .......... Enlarged Photo $1295

         358    o           116    VF, bright and fresh with a light town cancel, fault free (Scott $110)..............................................................      $70 

         359    oGC     116    VF, gorgeous RED Baltimore Foreign Mail cancel (Graded VF 80) Scott $150 w/red cancel.

                                            A very eye popping stamp!! w/2012 PF Certificate  (has my old cert from 2012)......................................    $135                     

         360    o           116    XF, lovely partial target cancel, bright and fresh, (Scott $325 for XF) w/2001 & 2015 PF Certificate .    $225

         361    oGC     116    XF for this (Graded VF-XF 85) strong deep color with a fancy circle of diamonds

                                            cancel!  (SMQ $275) extremely fresh, w/2007 PSE Certificate .......................................... Enlarged Photo   $250

         362    oGC     116    XF, beautifully centered with gorgeous color and a neat fancy rosette cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425) fault free w/2007 PFC & 2008 PSE Certificate(90) ........ Enlarged Photo   $375

         363    *GC     116    VF-XF LH, brilliantly bright and fresh on lily white paper. Beautifully centered and

                                            extremely fresh, (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $2800 for 85 grade,  2017 PF Certificate .. Enlarged Photo $2595

         364    *GC     116    XF-S OG LH, a phenomenal example and very rare in this top quality. Virtually perfectly centered

                                            with  brilliant color on clean fresh white paper and full even perforations. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            w/1992 & 2004 PFC and also has 3 PSE certs, all Graded 95, 2004, 2009 & 2015.  (SMQ $12,000)

                                            Only 5 share this grade with only 1 higher,  The Finest I’ve ever offered…………..Enlarged Photo       $9,750

         365    o           117    VF+, large margins, deep color with a very light cancel, fault free, (Scott $120)...........................................      $85 

         366    o           117    VF, light RED cancel, fresh and fault free, pretty stamp. (Scott $270 w/red cancel)...................................    $199  

         367    oGC     117    XF-S, beautifully centered (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $400) 1997 PFC & 2007 PSE(90).... Enlarged Photo   $325

         368    oGC     117    XF-S, deep color with large margins (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $400) w/2013 PFC............... Enlarged Photo   $350

         369    o           117    XF-S, very large and beautifully balanced with a very light cancel, Nice full even

                                            perfs and lovely rich color! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $400) w/1987 PFC & 2018 PSAG .. Enlarged Photo   $400

         370    *GC     117    XF for this OG LH (Graded VF-XF 85) must be a high end 85. Deep luxurious

                                            color with sharp impression and nice full perforations all around. (SMQ $3500)

                                            Fault free in all respects, w/2017 PF Certificate .......................................................... (see BACK COVER) $3500         348    *GC     117    XF-S+ OG VLH, a truly remarkable example with mathematically perfectly centered .

         371    oGC     118    VF, light “sock-on-the nose target cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $800) 2016 PFC ...... Enlarged Photo   $595

         372    oGC     118    VF-XF for this but (Graded VF 80) neat target cancel (Scott $800) w/2013 PF Cert. ... Enlarged Photo  $750

         373    oGC     118    XF, a near perfectly centered stamp with lovely color and a fairly  light cancel!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) (Scott $1450 for XF 90) w/2016 PF Certificate. ............ Enlarged Photo $1295

         374    oGC     118    XF, beautifully centered with bright rich colors on clean fresh white margins.

                                            Full even perfs all around. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1450 for 90) 2018 PFC..... (Inside BACK COVER) $1395

         375    oGC     118    XF+ huge JUMBO with bright colors on fresh clean white paper. Neat cork circular

                                            datestamp and a trace of red transit cancel at bottom left. (Graded XF 90J) This is

                                            the only 90J, 14 higher but only 3 are JUMBOS (SMQ $2350) w/2018 PSE .. (Inside FRONT COVER) $1895

         376    *          118   VF regummed, looks OG LH, gorgeous color (Scott $3250 for VF no gum) 2016 PFC.... Enlarged Photo $1795

         377    *          118       VF, unused, no gum beautifully centered with wide margins. Gorgeous color on clean

                                            fresh paper. I sold this exact stamp back in 2007. fault free (Scott $3250) 2007 PFC.... Enlarged Photo $2150

         378    *          118    ................................ VF OG, no HR and nearly LH. A post office fresh example with lovely rich colors on

                                            crisp clean white paper. (Scott $9500) fault free w/2005  & 2017 PF Certs...... (Inside BACK COVER) $5495    

         379    o          119        Nearly VF, “sock-on-the nose STAR in circle fancy cancel, (Scott $200+) w/2002 PF Certificate .    $190          

         380    o          119    ............................................................... VF, very nicely centered with deep proof-like color and impression.

                                            (Scott $200) very fresh, w/2013 PSE Certificate ...............................................................................................    $175

         381    oGC    119    ........................................................... VF-XF, gorgeous colors and a very light cancel, a great combination!

                                            (Graded VF 80)  (SMQ $250) Beautifully centered w/2011 PF Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo   $250 

         382    o           119    XF, beautifully centered with deep dark intense color! (Scott $500 for XF) 2015 PFC.. Enlarged Photo   $300

         383    oGC     119    XF, very nicely centered with deep rich color and a black target cancel

                                            (Graded XF 90)  (SMQ $725) very fresh with 3 certs:  w/1984 ,1997 PFC & 2017(90).. Enlarged Photo   $550

         385    *GC     119    VF OG JUMBO, gorgeous color, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $3250) w/2016 PSAG Cert ..... Enlarged Photo $2450

         386    o           120    XF, beautifully centered with a fancy black “cross-roads” cancellation. Deep rich

                                            color on clean white paper, (Scott $600 VF, $1500 for XF) w/2014 PF Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo   $750

         387    oGC     120    XF for this (Graded VF-XF) bright white paper and rich color and sharp vivid

                                            impression! (SMQ $950) w/2008 PF Certificate .................................................................... Enlarged Photo   $799

         389    oGC     120    XF “JUMBO,” deep vivid color with very large margins for this issue. Nice clean fresh

                                            white paper with full even perforations all around. (no nibs) (Graded XF 90J) Only one

                                            shares this grade, 16 higher (only 5 are jumbos) (SMQ $2500) 2008 PFC & 2011 PSE Enlarged Photo $1795

         390    *GC     120    VF-XF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered with deep vivid color and very sharp

                                            proof-like impression. (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $3000 for 85) w/2018 PFC................... Enlarged Photo $2795 

         391    *GC     120    VF OG LH, a very well centered stamp with bright color and clean lily white margins.

                                            (Graded VF 80) Scott $7500 for 80 grade (SMQ $8500) w/1986 & 2006 PF Certs  ...... Enlarged Photo $6500

         392    oGC     121    VF, fancy “sock-on-the nose circle of wedges cancel, strong color (Graded VF 80)

                                            Well balanced on white paper, (SMQ $500) with 1993 APS cert and 2017 PSE Certificates  .................    $275

         393    o           121    VF, light cancel and well centered (Scott $400 VF, $650 VF-XF) 1986 & 2011 PFC..................................    $299 

         394    o           121    VF+, very lightly cancelled, extremely fresh, (Scott $400 VF, $650 VF-XF) 2017 PFC... Enlarged Photo   $350

         395    o           121    VF-XF, light cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $400 VF, $650 VF-XF) w/2018 PSE  .......... Enlarged Photo    $550

         396    oGC     121    XF, a beautifully centered and large margined example with lovely color and a black

                                            circle of wedges cancel. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1300) w/2017 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo   $895

         398    *           121    F-VF, unused, no gum, brilliant color on lily white paper. fault free (Scott $1450) w/2003 PFC...............    $850

         399    *           121    VF OG LH, large margins, gorgeous color fault free (Scott $4000) w/2017 PF Cert. ...... Enlarged Photo $3595

         400    *           121    XF OG LH, a magnificent example and one of the finest centered  I have ever 

                                            offered in my 40 years as a dealer, Gorgeous color! w/2011 & 2015 PF Certificates Enlarged Photo $10,500

         402    o           122    VF-XF, beautifully centered with fairly large margins and rich color. Fairly light cancel

                                            for this issue. Fault free (Scott $1700 VF, $2250 VF-XF) 2001 & 2015 PF Certificate  Enlarged Photo $1695

         403    o           122    VF+, large margins with a fairly light cancel, nice perfs! w/2017 PSE Certificate  .......... Enlarged Photo $1795

         404    oGC     122    XF for this, large margins for this and well centered for this normally off-centered issue.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3150) fault free w/2014 PSE Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo $2395

         405    oGC     122    VF-XF, large margins and a light cancel. Nice full ever perforations all around. A

                                            difficult stamp to find this nice, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3150) 2002 & 2017 PFC. Enlarged Photo $2395

         406    oGC     122    XF, an amazing example with huge margins and deep vivid color. (Graded XF 90)

                                            Scarce, only 13 graded higher (SMQ $4500) 2003 PFC & 2018 PSE Certificate ..... (FRONT COVER) $3995

         407    *GC     122    VF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered with large margins and delicate and bright

                                            color on clean white paper. Nice full even perforations all around. (Graded VF 80)

                                            (SMQ $4250 for VF 80 with no gum) w/1980 & 2018 PF Certificates ............................. Enlarged Photo $3995

 

                                                                                                  1875 RE-ISSUES

 

         408    o           123    VF, light BLUE cancel, bright and fresh, w/1991 PF Certificate (Scott $425+) ..........................................    $260

         409    o           123    XF, scarce MAGENTA cancel, fault free w/1966, 1999 & 2016 PF Certificates ........... Enlarged Photo   $650

         410    oGC     123    XF, beautifully centered with a scarcer BLUE cork cancel. (Graded XF 90) Scott values

                                            XF 90 at $1125 + blue cancel. (SMQ $1200+) fault free w/2014 PSAG Certificate ...... Enlarged Photo   $895

         411    oGC     123    XF-S but (Graded XF 90) large margins with a neat black town cancel.

                                            (SMQ $1200) with both 1988 PFC and a new 2017 PSAG Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo   $895 

         412    o           123    XF-S, a truly magnificent example with a vivid BLUE grid cancel. Rich color

                                            with bright lily white paper! w/2016 PSE & 2011 & 2106 PFC,  A fault free GEM......... Enlarged Photo $1895

         413    o           124    VF+, fancy Baltimore “O” cancel. This cancel is known to have been used in Baltimore at the

                                            time that the 1861 & 1869 Re-Issues were used for postage by stamp dealers. Quite scarce!!

                                            Extremely fresh, fault free, (Scott $750 w/regular cancel) w/2004 PF Certificate .......... Enlarged Photo   $599

         415    oGC     126    VF, a truly scarce stamp to find in used fault free condition as this. Lovely color on fresh paper.

                                            Only 2226 were ever issued and most are mint, only a few used exist and most of them are

                                            off centered or faulty. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $3000) w/1994 & 2011 PF Certificates Enlarged Photo $1995

         416    *GC     126    Virtually SUPERB, unused, no gum. A post office fresh example with lovely color 

                                            and sharp impression on clean white paper. (Graded XF-S 95) Of the mere 2226

                                            ever issued, this ranks amongst the finest (SMQ $2000) w/2016 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo $1595

         417    *GC     126    VF-XF OG LH, a brilliantly fresh example with gorgeous color on lily white paper!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $2500) (Scott $2350 for 85) 2018 PF Cert. ............ (Inside BACK COVER) $2395

         419    *GC     127    XF-S OG LH, an awesome mint single with deep vibrant orange color on clean fresh paper.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $6500) Only 6 share this grade with only 4 ever graded higher.

                                            One of the nicest and freshest I’ve seen, GEM w/2016 PSE Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo $5500

         420    *GC     128    VF-XF OG LH, brilliantly bright and fresh on clean fresh white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3650) Quite scarce as only 5 share this grade with only 16

                                            graded higher. Fault free in all respects, w/1987 PFC & 2014 PSAG Certificate(85)...... Enlarged Photo $2500

         421    *GC     128    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85) OG, (SMQ $3650) Beautifully centered with

                                            rich color on clean fresh paper. fault free in all respects w/2017 PF Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo $3000

         422    *GC     128    XF OG LH, be with gorgeous color and very large margins. Sharply detailed impression.

                                            with ice full even perforations all around. (Graded XF 90) Only 9 share this grade with

                                            only 5 higher. (1 at 95, 4 at 98) (SMQ $5250) w/2012 PSE Certificate  ........................... Enlarged Photo $4750

         423    oGC     129    XF for this. Beautifully centered with three very large even margins. Light cancel with

                                            deep vivid colors! (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1275 for 85) w/2016 PF Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo $1095

         424    *           129    VF OG LH, deep dark vivid colors on clean fresh paper and highly detailed impression.
                                            Nice full perfs (no nibs) (Scott $1300) extremely fresh, w/2017 PSE Certificate  ........... Enlarged Photo $1095

         425    *GC     129    XF-S OG LH, a spectacular stamp with deep vivid colors and large balanced margins.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $3150) Scott $3000 for XF 90 grade.  One of the nicest I’ve

                                            offered on this issue. w/1998 & 2008 PF Certificates (90)............................ (see Inside BACK COVER) $2695

         426    *           130    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered with deep vivid colors on bright clean white

                                            margins. (Scott $2000 for VF, $2600 for VF-XF) w/1989 & 2018 PF Certificates ......... Enlarged Photo $1995

         427    *GC     130    XF-S OG LH, a truly magnificent example with large margins and lovely rich color and

                                            impression. Nice full perforations all around. (Graded XF 90) For comparison the PSE

                                            has only graded 9 @ 90, 5 @ 95 and 1 @ 98. (SMQ $8250) w/2017 PFC ..... (Inside FRONT COVER) $6795                  

         428    *GC     131    SUPERB OG LH, a truly magnificent example , mathematically perfectly centered within large

                                            margins. Brilliant colors on lily white paper!! Full even perfs not a single nib perf.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95), looks superb to me! (SMQ $9000)  Only 3 share this elusive grade

                                            and only 5 higher. Doubt any of them are LH. Accompanied by three certificates:

                                            w/1987 & 2003 PF Certificate and w/2016 PSE Certificate(95) ...................................... Enlarged Photo $7500

         429    *GC     132    XF OG, previously hinged but no HR, Beautifully centered with very deep rich color.

                                            Large margins with nice full even perforations all around.  (Graded XF 90)  (SMQ $7750)

                                            Only 10 share this grade with 16 higher. w/2012 PSE Certificate  ...................................... Enlarged Photo $5895                  

         430    *           132    XF OG LH, a spectacular mint re-issue with gorgeous color on clean fresh paper. Nice full even

                                            perforations all around. Very scarce as only 1356 were ever issued as this would be in the top

                                            10%  of it’s class. (Scott $7500 for XF) w/2002 & 2016 PF Certificates .......................... Enlarged Photo $6400

         431    *GC     132    XF-S OG LH, a truly phenomenal example with large even margins & incredibly rich color

                                            on bright clean white paper! (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $12,500) Very scarce, only 1356

                                            were ever issued. Only 11 share this grade with 4 higher. 2005 PFC & 2011 PSE . ….Enlarged Photo  $9,995

         432    o           133    XF, neat circle of wedges cancel. A beautifully centered example with rich color on

                                            clean fresh paper. Scott $1350 for XF. Scarce this nice w/1995 & 2016 PF Certificates   Enlarged Photo $650

         433    *           133    VF+ OG VLH, deep color, (Scott $325 for VF, $475 for VF-XF)  w/1988 & 2017 PFC..............................    $325

         434    *GC     133    VF-XF OG LH, wide margins for this, extremely fresh, (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            (SMQ $625) accompanied by both 2006 & 2017 PF Certificates ..................................... Enlarged Photo   $450

         435    *           133    XF OG LH with full top imprint, a very eye appealing mint single, post office fresh

                                            and fault free. (Scott $750 for XF) w/1988 PFC & w/2013 PSE Certificate  .................. Enlarged Photo  $599

 

          1870-71 BANKNOTES (with grills)

 

         436    o           134    VF, fairly large stamp, bright blue color on clean white paper, (Scott $200)..................................................    $110

         437    o           134    VF-XF, beautifully centered, rich color, (Scott $200 VF, $250 VF-XF) w/2008 PSE Certificate..............    $150

         441    o        136A    XF for this, beautifully centered with a “sock-on-the nose  bulls-eye cancel, strong grill impression......    $150   

         442    o           138    F-VF, gorgeous color with a face-free cancel circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $475 VF, $335 F-VF)........    $195                 

         443    oGC     138    XF, a fabulous grilled issue with bright color and a neat cancel. This has a much scarcer

                                            double grill” ($25 premium) (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $975) w/1998 & 2008 PSE.......... Enlarged Photo   $750

         444    o        138A    F-VF, bright and fresh, trivial nib perf at lower right, (Scott $850)....................................................................    $259

         445    o        138A    VF with a fancy NY Foreign Mail cancel, , gorgeous color , fresh  2016 PFC.................. Enlarged Photo   $895

         446    oGC  138A    VF-XF, brilliant orange color with a fancy New York Foreign Mail cancel on

                                            bright white margins. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1950) w/2017 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo $1295

         447    oGC  138A    VF-XF, lovely New York Foreign Mail cancel (STAR in Circle) Rich color and fault free .

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1500+ for 85) (SMQ $1950) 2000 & 2107 PFC................... Enlarged Photo $1295

         448    o           139    Nearly VF, rich color, very trivial lower left corner perf crease (not seen on front) (Scott $800)................    $275

         449    *           139    F-VF, unused, no gum, deep rich color, (Scott $2550 for VF, $1700  F-VF) w/1989 PF Certificate  ....... $1195

         450    o           141    VF-XF, beautifully centered with strong color. two tiny thins barely seen only when

                                            dipped in fluid, a very pretty stamp! (Scott $1500)   w/2018 PSAG Certificate .........................................    $495

         451    o           141    F-VF, face-free cancel, bright and fresh, (Scott $1500) w/1989 PF Certificate ...........................................    $595

         452    o           141    VF, brilliant color with a light cancel on clean white paper. (Scott $1500) 2017 PFC...... Enlarged Photo   $995 

         453    o           143    VF, light cancel, fault free in all respects (Scott $3750) w/2014 PF Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo $2695

         455    o           144    Nearly VF, nicely centered for this tough grill. Rich deep red shade on clean white paper. Fault 

                                            free in all respects. Strong grill impression at top, (Scott $2250) 1998 APS Certificate  . Enlarged Photo $1195

         456    o           144    Nearly VF, light face-free cancel. Rich color on clear fresh white paper. A difficult

                                            high value grill to obtain this nice. (Scott $2250) w/1984 & 2017 PF Certificates  ......... Enlarged Photo $1395

         457    oGC     144    F-VF, a very eye pleasing example of this scarce grilled issue. Rarely seen with a

                                            RED cancel and fault free !! (Graded F-VF 75) Scott values F-VF 75 with a red

                                            cancel at  $1605, w/2018 PSAG Certificate  .......................................................................... Enlarged Photo $1495               

 

            1870-71 BANKNOTES (no grills)  

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         458    *           145    F-VF NH, unused, no gum, bright and fresh (Scott $240 VF, $160 F-VF) w/1989 PFC for block/4 .........    $120

         459    *           145    Almost VF, unused, no gum, bright and fresh, gorgeous color (Scott $240 for VF no gum)........................    $140

         460    *           145    VF, unused, no gum,  bright and fresh (Scott $240 for VF no gum) w/1989 PF Certificate ......................    $175

         461    o           146    VF-XF+ (XF for this), rich color with a virtually light face-free cancel ............................................................      $30

         463    *GC     146    XF OG LH, a magnificent example with large balanced margins and stunning color!  (Graded XF 90)

                                            looks more like a 95. Scott values 90 grade at $1200. w/2018 PSAG Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo   $995

         464    o           148    XF, face-free black circle of wedges cancel, well centered,  (Scott $95 for XF)............................................      $40

         465    o           148    XF, large margins with a neat NYFM cancel, fault free on bright white paper, (Scott $85 for XF).............      $60

         466    o           148    XF, bright white paper and a neat black target cancel, extremely fresh,  (Scott $85 for XF).....................      $70    

         467    *           148    VF OG LH, gorgeous color on clean white paper, (Scott $900) w/2004 PF Certificate ..............................    $799

         468    *GC     148    XF OG LH “JUMBO,”  a truly scarce stamp to find this well centered and fault free.

                                            Gorgeous color on bright lily white paper and sharp proof-like impression .

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $2300) This is the only graded 85J, there are only

                                            4 graded higher, only 1 of which is a JUMBO, w/2011 PSE Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo $2300

         469    o           149    F-VF, gorgeous color with a light face-free cancel, (Scott $90).........................................................................      $40                  

         470    o           149    VF-XF, gorgeous color with a black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $90 VF, $115 VF-XF)........................      $75  

         471    o           149    VF-XF, large stamp, well balanced with a BLUE cancel, with a 2017 PF Certificate ...............................      $80

         472    o           149    VF-XF nice face-free cancel, gorgeous color, fault free (Scott $115 for VF-XF)...........................................    $110  

         473    o           149    XF, beautifully centered with deep color. Light black target cancel and a trace of a red

                                            transit cancel. (Scott $190 for XF value) w/2008 PSE Certificate ..................................... Enlarged Photo    $175

         474    oGC     149    XF-S, huge JUMBO margins with bright color and a neat circular datestamp (Graded XF-S 95J)

                                            (SMQ $1100) only 1 shares this grade, 8 higher, 2 are JUMBOS, w/2002 PSE.................. Enlarged Photo   $950

         475    *GC     149    XF OG LH, a magnificent example and very scarce in this condition. Brilliant color and

                                            impression. (Graded XF 90) Rare, for comparison the PSE has only graded 2 at 90 and 1 at 95.

                                            Fault free in all respects (SMQ $3000) Scott $2900 for 90), w/2000 & 2018 PFC..... (FRONT COVER) $2995

         476    o           150    VF-XF, very large margins, extremely fresh, ........................................................................................................      $40

         477    o           151    Nearly VF with an attractive BLUE cross-roads fancy cancel, (Scott $245 w/blue cancel).......................      $65  

         478    o           151    VF, fairly light cancel with large margins, (Scott $210 VF)................................................................................      $85

         479    o           151    VF, bold BLUE cancels, well centered, (Scott $235 w/blue cancel) w/1989 PF Certificate ......................    $150               

         480    o           151    VF-XF, beautifully centered, (Scott $210 VF, $300 VF-XF) color copy of 2015 PFC for block/4 ...........    $175                    

         481    o           151    XF, very large and balanced margins with a BLACK STAR cancel and red cancels..................................    $200

         482    o           151    VF-XF, face-free cancel, Black and RED cancels, (Scott $300 VF-XF) w/2017 PF Certificate ..............    $240

         484    o           152    VF, strange looking cancel, nice color and well centered, (Scott $210)............................................................      $40

         485    o           152    F-VF, gorgeous color with a bulls-eye cancel, quite fresh! (Scott $210)..........................................................      $85

         486    o           152    VF, gorgeous color with a very light face-free cancel, fault free ......................................................................    $150

         487    o           152    VF-XF, “sock-on-the nose  bulls-eye cancel, strong cancel, fault free (Scott $210 VF, $285 VF-XF).....    $185 

         489    oGC     152    XF, lovely example with a very scarce black “grid of squares” cancellation. Gorgeous color

                                            with full even perfs. (Graded XF 90) Scott values 90 grade at $500 plus add for the

                                            fancy cancel! Fault free in all fault free in all respects, w/2016 PF Certificate ................ Enlarged Photo  $325

         490    *           152    F-VF, unused, no gum, brilliant color on white paper, extremely fresh, (Scott $1300) fault free ...............    $395 

         491    *           152    F-VF, unused, no gum, incredibly bright orange color on lily white paper. Fault free

                                            in all respects, (Scott $1300 for VF no gum, $850 F-VF) w/2000 PF Certificate.........................................    $550

         492    *           152    F-VF OG, no HR, almost LH, gorgeous color (Scott $3500) w/1988 PF Certificate ...................................    $795               

         494    o           153    F-VF, bright and fresh with a very fancy cancel, (Scott $220)..........................................................................      $50

         495    o           153    Almost VF, light face-free cancel, pretty color, (Scott $220) w/2011 PSE Certificate  ..............................    $125

         496    o           153    VF, bright and fresh with a light face-free cancel, pretty stamp, (Scott $220)...............................................    $140                    $150

         497    o           153    VF-XF, beautifully centered, deep color with a circle of V’s cancel (Scott $220).........................................    $160 

         499    o           154    Nearly VF, well centered with a light cancel, fairly large stamp (Scott $275).................................................    $150

         500    o           154    VF, very light face-free cancel, large stamp, (Scott $275) w/1989 PF Certificate ......................................    $225  

         502    oGC     154    XF-S JUMBO, a magnificent example with lovely huge balanced margins and a sock on

                                            the nose circle of wedges. (Graded XF-S 95J) This is only 1 of 3 to graded 95J with only

                                            1 higher at 98. (SMQ $3250) w/2001 PF Certificate and 2014 PSE Certificate(95J)  . Enlarged Photo $1795

         503    *GC     154    Fine, unused, no gum. A very scarce mint stamp and fault free in all respects.

                                            (Graded Fine 70), deep color (SMQ $1200) w/2009 PSE Certificate  ..........................................................    $595

         504    *           154    F-VF, OG, extremely fresh and a very scarce stamp to find in mint condition. Rich 

                                            color and sharp impression. PF says disturbed gum, but the gum is not that bad,

                                            otherwise a fault free stamp. (Scott $7500) w/1985 PF Certificate ................................... Enlarged Photo $3250

         505    o           155    VF, gorgeous color with a black duplex cancel on clean white paper, (Scott $325)......................................    $150 

         506    o           155    VF, rich color with a light cancel on bright white paper, (Scott $325) w/1999 PF Certificate ...................    $250

         507    o           155    VF-XF, deep rich color, extremely fresh, (Scott $325 VF, $450 VF-XF) w/2017 PF Certificate ..............    $275  

         508    oGC     155    XF, beautifully centered with very balanced margins and a fancy “circle of V’s” postmark.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott $700) (SMQ $750) nice white margins! w/2016 PF Certificate . Enlarged Photo  $550

         510    *           155    VF+ OG LH, gorgeous color on bright clean white margins. Large stamp with

                                            sharp detailed impression. (Scott $5000 VF) w/2017 PSE Certificate  .............................. Enlarged Photo $4750

 

                                                                                                1873 BANKNOTES

                                                                          CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY

 

         511    o           157    XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel, (Scott $75 for XF)......................................................      $30

         512    o           157    XF, large margins with a neat target cancel, (Scott $75 for XF).......................................................................      $60

 

         514    o           159    XF, very large margins with a central “8” in duplex cancel, rich color, (Scott $82.50 for XF).....................      $25

         515    o           159    VF+, unusually large stamp with a face-free cancel , extremely fresh, ...........................................................      $30

         516    o           159    XF-S, perfectly centered with large margins, extremely fresh, ..........................................................................      $60

         517    *           159    VF OG LH, bright and fresh, taken from a block/4, copy of block/4 enclosed, (Scott $375).....................    $250 

         522    o           160    VF-XF “JUMBO,” gorgeous color with a BLUE cancel, w/1996 PF Certificate .........................................    $119

         523    o           160    VF-XF, large stamp with a STAR in Circle  fancy cancel, w/2018 PF Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo   $150

         524    o           161    VF-XF, light RED face-free cancel ........................................................................................................................      $30

         525    o           161    XF, beautifully centered with a light cancel, large margins, extremely fresh, (Scott $85 XF) .....................      $50

         526    o           161    XF, beautifully centered, deep shade with a face-free cancel ..........................................................................      $60

         527    o           161    XF, large margins with a light BLUE town cancel,...............................................................................................    $100

         528    oGC     161    XF-S “JUMBO,” fancy circle of wedges cancel. Huge margins with full perforations.(SMM $150)

                                            (Graded XF 90J), 13 share this grade, only 14 graded higher, w/2018 PSE Certificate   Enlarged Photo   $140     

         529    o           162    VF, gorgeous color with a light and pretty RED cancel, (Scott $150 w/red cancel) very fresh...................      $99

         530    o           162    VF-XF, pretty BLUE grid cancel, fresh and fault free (Scott $137.50) ..........................................................    $110

         531    o           162    VF-XF, huge side margins, nicely balanced w/circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $185 VF-XF) 2001 PFC..    $125

         533    oGC     162    XF centering with large margins. Deep vivid color on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) undergraded (Scott $185 for 85 grade) w/2018 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo   $185

         534    o           163    F-VF, nice circle of wedges cancel, brilliant orange color on bright white margins, (Scott $150)...............      $65

         535    o           163    XF, fabulous eye catching stamp with its bold black fancy cancel. Brilliant orange

                                            color on clean white paper, (Scott $250 VF-XF, $375 for XF) w/2001 PSE Certificate   Enlarged Photo   $275

         536    *           163    Fine+ OG LH, bright and fresh , taken from a block/4 (lower right stamp) huge

                                            margin at right. (Scott $2000 VF, $1300 F-VF) w/1995 PF Certificate .........................................................    $599 

         538    oGC     165    VF, lightly canceled, bright and very fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $130) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .....    $110                 

         539    o           165    XF, beautifully centered with very large margins, w/1998 & 2016 PF Certificates ....................................    $199

         540    *GC     165    VF, unused, no gum, post office fresh (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1200 for VF no gum) w/2018 PFC......... $1095

         541    o           166    VF, well centered, rich color, extremely fresh, (Scott $275)...............................................................................    $180

         542    o           166    VF-XF, well centered, a big stamp with rich color, nice white margins and a neat

                                            duplex cancel,  (Scott $275 for VF, $400 VF-XF) 2000 PFC & 2008 PSE Certificates.............................    $225

         543    o           166    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85), Lovely rich color on clean bright white

                                            paper. Nice ever perfs!!! (SMQ $400) 1998 PFC and Dec 2017 PSE Certificate (85).... Enlarged Photo   $350

         544    *           166    VF, slightly disturbed OG, great color and nicely balanced, (Scott $2250).....................................................    $695

         545    *GC     166    VF OG LH, stunning color on clean white paper and full even perfs.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2100) (SMQ $2350) with both 2001 & 2018 PF Certificates   Enlarged Photo $1795

         546    *GC     166    VF-XF OG LH, brilliant fresh color on clean bright white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3400) w/1987 & 2018 PF Certificate  .................................. Enlarged Photo $2750               

         547    *GC     166    VF-XF OG LH, post office fresh with large margins for this issue. Gorgeous color on

                                             clean white paper. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3400) w/2018 PF Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo $2995

 

1875 Continental BANK NOTE ISSUES

 

         548    *           179    Almost VF , unused, no gum, bright and fresh (Scott $225 for no gum).........................................................      $90

                                           

                                                                             1879 AMERICAN  BANK NOTE COMPANY

                                                                                                   (soft porous paper)

               

         549    oGC     182    XF, lovely stamp with a target cancel, JUMBO (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $90) w/2011 PSE Certificate $85

         550    *           182    VF-XF, unused, no gum, large margins, bright and fresh (Scott $80)...............................................................      $50

         551    *           182    VF OG LH, gorgeous color on clean white paper, fault free (Scott $200).......................................................    $160

         552    o           183    XF with both a target cancel at right and c.d.s. cancel at left, (Scott $50 for XF)........................................      $30

         553    *           183    XF OG LH “JUMBO,” incredible stamp, gorgeous color (Scott $225 XF) 2000 PFC....... Enlarged Photo   $185

         554    *           184    VF-XF, unused, no gum, large margins..................................................................................................................      $40

         555    *           184    VF OG VLH, deep shade, taken from a block/4, copy of 2003 PFC for block/4, (Scott $90)...................      $70

         557    *           184    XF+ OG VLH JUMBO, rarely found this large. Gorgeous color and sharp vivid impression.

                                            (Scott $180 for a XF, $360 for XF-S) this should be in the middle, 2006 PF Certificate Enlarged Photo  $240

         558    **        184    VF-XF OG NH, large margins with rich color. A very tough stamp to find well centered

                                            and never hinged! (Scott $330 for VF, $525 for VF-XF) w/2017 PF Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo   $399

         559    o           185    XF, beautifully centered with a face-free cancel , difficult stamp to find this nice!......................................      $45               

         560    *           185    XF, unused, no gum, rich color, (Scott $130 VF, $185 for XF)..........................................................................      $85

         561    *           185    Nearly VF LH, deep rich color, very fresh. (Scott $425).....................................................................................    $250

         563    o           186    XF, fancy “5” in 4 ring cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $50 VF-XF, $$100 for XF).....................................      $45

         564    *           186    F-VF OG LH, bright and fresh ,pretty stamp, (Scott $900 VF, $625 F-VF).....................................................    $225                    $900 VF, $625 F-VF)........................................................................................................................................................................    $350  

         565    *GC     186    XF-S OG VLH, a beautifully centered and post office fresh example. Quite rare in this

                                            high quality.  Large margins for this issue with nice full even perfs all around.

                                            (Graded XF 90 XQ) XQ designation is reserved for stamps of extraordinary quality)

                                            Scott values a normal 90 at $1800 and 95 grade at $3150. w/2017 PF Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo $1995

         566    *GC     186    XF-S OG VLH, a truly remarkable example with HUGE wide margins and bright color.

                                            (Graded XF 90 XQ) XQ designation is reserved for stamps of extraordinary quality .

                                            Scott values normal 90 at $1800 and 95 grade at $3150, 1992 & 2009 PFC... (Inside BACK COVER) $2195

         567    o           187    VF, neat partial face-free circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $40).........................................................................      $30                         

         569    o           188    XF, beautifully centered with deep color, (Scott $50 VF-XF, $130 for XF) w/2011 PSE Certificate  .....      $75

         571    o           188    XF, wide JUMBO margins, fault free (Scott $130 XF, $375 XF-S) w/Dec 2017 PSE Certificate .............    $160

         573    *           188    Nearly VF, unused, no gum, large stamp with gorgeous color (Scott $600) fault free .................................    $225

         574    *           188    F-VF OG LH, extremely fresh with rich color, (Scott $1700) w/2015 PSE Certificate ...............................    $499 

         575    o           189    VF-XF neat c.d.s. cancel, brilliant color, fault free .............................................................................................. $22.50

         576    oGC     189    XF for this with very large margins, deep color (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $80) w/2008 PSE Certificate   $75

         577    o           189    XF+, beautifully centered , light cancel with large margins, (Scott $180 for VF)...........................................    $150

         578    *           189    Nearly VF LH, large stamp with gorgeous color , extremely fresh, (Scott $180)............................................      $95

         579    **GC  189    SUPERB OG NH, mathematically perfectly centered with no gum bends or skips.

                                            Vivid color on wide balance margins. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $4450) Scarce as

                                            only 5 share this grade with only 5 higher. w/1990 & 2014 PSE Certs............................... Enlarged Photo $3295

         580    o           190    VF-XF, large margins and well centered, neat black duplex cancel, (Scott $90 VF, $130 VF-XF) ............      $99

         581    oGC     190    XF, nearly face-free cancel, large margins (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $375) 2005 PSE........ Enlarged Photo   $325

         582    oGC     190    XF-S, very large margins and beautifully centered (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $825)

                                            Scott $700 for 95, w/2017 PSAG Certificate ......................................................................... Enlarged Photo   $550

         583    *GC     190    VF OG LH, well centered, very fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $850) 1997 & 2017 PFC.. Enlarged Photo  $650

         585    *GC     190    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered with large margins. VLH at upper right corner only!

                                            Deep color, fresh, (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1350) w/2014 & 2017 PF Certificates  Enlarged Photo   $995

         586    **GC  190    XF OG LH, a beautifully centered post office fresh example and very scarce in this

                                            grade (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1900) only 7 share this grade with only 5 graded higher.

                                            Fault free in all respects, w/2006 PF Certificate and w/2017 PSE Certificate  ............... Enlarged Photo $1650                  

         587    o           191    VF, bright and fresh with a light double oval cancel, white margins and fault free, (Scott $350)..............    $199

         588    o           191    VF-XF, rich color and well centered, (Scott $350 VF, $475 VF-XF) w/2017 PSE.........................................    $299

         590    o           191    XF, very wide margined stamp with gorgeous deep carmine shade and a nearly face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) high end 85 (SMQ $525) w/2013 PF Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo   $499                      

         592    *           191    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered and post office fresh with rich color and

                                            impression on clean white paper. (Scott $2000 VF, $2750 VF-XF) Accompanied

                                            by three certificates:  w/1977, 2000 & and new Dec 26th 2017 PF Certificate   .............. Enlarged Photo $2295