TO VIEW THE STAMPS, CLICK ON THE BLUE LOT#

 

 

         LOT#                                                                 DESCRIPTION  

 

              2    o        9X1e    VF-XF, beautifully centered without signature on bluish wove paper.

                                            (Scott $900) fault free w/2004 PF Certificate......................................................................... Enlarged Photo        $750 

              3    *GC    9X1    VF, unused, no gum, position 33, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1500) with both

                                            1999 PSE Certificate and w/2020 PF Certificates  .............................................................. Enlarged Photo     $1295

              4    *GC  10X1    XF-S OG LH, right sheet margin copy with large margins all around. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Very scarce in this quality, fault free and unpriced in SMQ. w/201PSE Certificate ...... Enlarged Photo        $699

              5    **GC 10X1  XF OG NH with side margin. Very scarce to obtain in fault free NEVER HINGED

                                            condition. (Graded VF 80) undergraded in my opinion, unlisted NH in Scott, 2019 PSE Enlarged Photo    $799

 

                                                                                              1847 First ISSUES 

 

              6    o               1    VF-XF, light RED cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $500) w/2008 PSE Certificate ..............................        $399

              7    o               1    VF-XF, pretty BLUE “PAID” cancel, (Scott $465 for VF blue & Paid)  w/2011 PFC .............................        $450

              9    oGC         1    SUPERB, huge margins with a very attractive RED GRID postmark. (Graded SUPERB 98)

                                            (Scott $3850 for 98 grade) w/2020 PSAG Certificate (98) and 2016 PFC(98) ........ (FRONT COVER)    $3500

           10    oGC         1    SUPERB “JUMBO,” a magnificent example with a right sheet margin. Very light

                                            RED cancel. (Graded SUPERB 98J)  Rare in the grade as only 2 share this grade

                                            and only 2 ever graded higher (SMQ $5250) GEM w/2008 PSE Certificate ................... Enlarged Photo     $3995

           11    oGC      1a   VF-XF, this is the scarcer “dark brown” shade. Nice 4 margin copy with a BLUE

                                        cork cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $855 + $40 for blue cancel) w/2015 PSE          .Enlarged Photo          $850

           12    o             1a    SUPERB , a magnificent example with a very pretty RED cancel. (Graded SUPERB 98)

                                            Scarce as only 3 share the grade, NONE higher, w/2012 PSE Certificate               (see BACK COVER)    $4250

           13    o             1b    VF-XF, pretty BLUE GRID cancel, (Scott $765 for VF) w/2018 Crowe Certificate..... Enlarged Photo        $595   

           14    o               2    VF deep circular BLUE GRID cancel, fault free (Scott $825) w/2019 PSE Certificate ............................        $595

           15    oGC         2    VF, this has the scarcer “BLACK cancel $250 premium) Very difficult to find with

                                            a black cancel, most have red cancels. (Scott $1025) 2020 PSE Certificate................. Enlarged Photo        $895

           16    oGC         2    VF-XF, lovely RED cancel with proof-like impression w/2020 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo     $1195

           17    oGC         2    XF, extremely fresh with an extremely light BLUE face free cancel! (Graded XF 90)

                                            (Scott values 90 w/blue cancel at $1550  (SMQ higher at $1650) with 2005 PFC......... Enlarged Photo     $1295

           19    oGC         2    VF-XF+, a very eye appealing stamp with its large margins and scarce “BLUE NUMERAL 10” 

                                            postmark. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade with blue numeral cancel at $1500.

                                            Extremely fresh on lily white paper! w/2018 PF Certificate (hard to duplicate).............. Enlarged Photo     $1295

           20    oGC         2    XF+, beautiful example with extra large margins and a very light attractive RED

                                            cancel. (Graded XF 90 XQ) Scott values a normal 90 grade at $1500 and a 95

                                            grade at $3500), pretty stamp! w/1999 & 2020 PF Certificates    ...................................... Enlarged Photo     $1995

           21    oGC         2    XF-S, beautifully centered with very large margins and an extremely light BLUE

                                            cancel! Blue cancels are much scarcer than RED cancels on this issue.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $4000 + blue cancel) w/2012 PSE Certificate .............. (see BACK COVER)    $2995

           22    oGC         2    XF-S, a magnificent example with a very scarce “BLACK” cancel. 99% of all number 2’s

                                            have RED cancels!  Light and nearly face-free cancel.  (SMQ $4000 + $250 premium for

                                            the black cancel. should be more!) w/2015 PSE Certificate .................................. (see FRONT COVER)    $3500

 

1875 Re-issues of 1847

 

           24    *GC         3    XF, unused, no gum as issued (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1250 for 90) 2019 PSAG Cert Enlarged Photo    $1050

           25    *GC         3    SUPERB, unused, no gum as issued. Rarely found in this high grade and especially

                                            scarce to find with sheet margins at left and top!!  (Graded SUPERB 98)

                                            For comparison, the PSE has only graded 3 at 98 and 3 higher. (SMQ $3200) The only

                                            superb I have ever offered on this issue, w/2019 PSAG Certificate   ........ (see Inside BACK COVER)     $2795

           28    *GC         4    VF-XF, unused, no gum as issued (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1250) w/2020 PFC....... Enlarged Photo     $1250

 

1851-57 ISSUES

 

           29    o            5A    F-VF, black grid cancel. This is a very rare stamp and fault free in all respects.

                                            (Scott $10,000 for VF, $8750 for F-VF and $7000 for Fine) w/1988 PF Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo     $3995

           31    o               7    XF, beautifully centered with wide even margins and a neat town cancel.

                                            Gorgeous color on clean white paper, (Scott $325 for XF) w/2004 PSE & 2020 PFC.........................        $250

           32    oGC         7    XF, neat bold New Orleans cancel. Deep dark blue shade on crisp clean fresh paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott values 90 at $325) w/1997 & 2020 PF Certificates(90)........ Enlarged Photo        $295    

           34    *               7    VF OG VLH, lovely right margin copy (Scott $1000)  w/2020 PF Certificate ...........................................        $750

           35    *GC         7    SUPERB OG LH, a truly remarkable example, mathematically perfectly centered within

                                            very large margins. Strong vivid color and proof-like impression and showing portions

                                            of adjoining stamps at top and bottom! (Graded SUPERB 98) Scarce in superb as only

                                            2 others share this grade and only 4 have graded higher (SMQ $9,500) 2018 PSE.......... Enlarged Photo     $8250

           36    oGC         8    VF-XF, neat black town cancel with large margins on clean fresh paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade at $2750) w/2020 PF Certificate ................ Enlarged Photo        2695 

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

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $8250) Only 11 share this grade with only 4 higher. Doubt

                                            many had a face-free cancel ! 2018 PSE Certificate finest I’ve ever offered................... Enlarged Photo     $7250

           38    oGC      8A    SUPERB, a phenomenal example with huge margins including portions of adjoining

                                            stamp at bottom. Deep rich color with a very light cancel. (Graded SUPERB 98) Only

                                            4 share this grade, 2 higher at 98J. This should be a 98J in my opinion. The finest 8A I have

                                            ever offered (SMQ $10,000) with w/1998 PFC & 2007 & 2015 PSE(98)......................... Enlarged Photo     $7500

           39    oGC         9    XF, light cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $200) w/2010 PSE Certificate ......................................................        $175

           40    oGC         9    XF-S, lovely left margin copy with a very light cancel. (Graded XF 90XQ) (SMQ $225 for

                                            just a normal 90. W/2019 PSE Certificate and w/2019 PF Certificate ........................................................        $225

           41    o               9    XF-S pair, shows portion of adjacent stamp at left, light cancel, w/2020 PF Certificate ...........................        $275

           42    oGC         9    XF-S, beautifully centered with a very light cancel and fairly large and bright

                                            white margins. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $525) w/1986 PFC & 2020 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo        $350

           43    oGC         9    XF-S, HUGE margins with a neat BLUE Cincinnati town cancel. Bright white paper!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $560 with BLUE cancel) w/2019 PF Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo        $425

           44    oGC         9    SUPERB, a truly magnificent top right corner margins single! Deep vivid color and proof-

                                            like impression. Light town cancel. (Graded SUPERB 98) (SMQ $1375) Accompanied

                                            by both a w/1988 PF Certificate and 2016 PSE Certificate(98) .................................... Enlarged Photo     $1095

           45    *               9    VF, unused, no gum, gorgeous color and extremely fresh (Scott $240 for no gum) w/1994 PSE cert.....        $175  

           46    *               9    Almost VF OG (hinged), bright and fresh (Scott $725) .....................................................................................        $350

           47    *               9    VF, previously hinged shows part of adjacent stamp at bottom, (Scott $725) w/2020 PSAG Certificate        $450

           48    *               9    VF OG VLH, bright and fresh, (Scott $725) w/2002 PF Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo        $550

           49    *GC         9    XF OG LH, left margin copy! Gorgeous color on clean fresh white paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1650) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ............................................... Enlarged Photo     $1395

           52    oGC       11    XF-S, very large margins with a bold town cancel. Shows portions of adjoining..........................................

                                            stamps at top and bottom! (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $275) 2006 & 2007 PSE(95)..... Enlarged Photo        $210

           53    o             11    VF+, very pretty and scarce GREEN Oct 2, York, PA cancel. Green cancels are

                                            very rare. (Scott $265) fault free w/2005 APS Certificate  ........................................... Enlarged Photo        $250

...........54....o..........11A SUPERB JUMBOI towen cancel (Graded SUPERB 98J) (SMQ $675) 2005 PFC & 2006 PSE.(98J).....................$595

           55    o          11A    VF, light cds cancel, rich color................................................................................................................................ $20

           56    o          11A    VF, light and pretty BLUE town cancel................................................................................................................ $30

           57    o          11A    VF, this is the scarcer “Gents” instead of cents variety. (Scott $55) ............................................................... $55 

           60    *          11A    XF, unused pair with full bottom margin. A lovely position piece with rich bright

                                            color on clean white paper. (Scott $510 for 2 VF single with no gum) w/1987 & 2018 PFC.....................        $450  

           61    o             12    XF, lightly canceled, trivial corner crease seen only in fluid, extremely fresh (Scott $700 for VF)...........        $325 

           62    o             12    VF, neat black New Orleans town cancel, extremely fresh, rich color, (Scott $700)....................................        $399

           63    oGC       12    VF, light neat cancels (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $700)  w/2020 PSE Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo        $595

           64    o             12    VF-XF with a scarce RED GRID cancel ($175 premium for red) XF for this this.

                                            (Scott $875 for VF only w/red cancel) fault free w/2004 PF Certificate .......................... Enlarged Photo        $650 

           65    o GC            12    XF, light cancel leaving it face-free. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade

                                            at $825 (SMQ $850) extremely fresh w/1999 & 2019 PF Certificates    .......................... Enlarged Photo        $699

           66    oGC       12    XF, this has both a neat face-free black “PAID” cancel at upper left and a RED transit

                                            cancel at bottom. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ is $1300 + $200 add for Paid cancel and $175

                                            for the red cancel= $1675.)  Fault free w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..................... (Inside BACK COVER)    $1095

           67    oGC       13    VF, fancy NY Ocean Mail cancel! (Graded VF 80) (Scott $800+) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .............        $795

           69    o             13    XF for this, large margins but a little closer at the bottom. Extremely lightly cancelled!

                                            (Scott $800 VF, $1100 VF-XF, $1450 for XF) w/2009 PF Certificate ........................ Enlarged Photo         $995

           74    oGC       14    XF-S, gorgeous deep intense shade with very large margins and proof-like

                                            impression. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $650) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo        $550

           75    oGC       15    XF+, huge margins with a light black grid cancel. Beautifully centered .

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott $305 for 90 grade) w/1983, 2014 & 2019 PF Certificates ..............................        $275

           76    oGC       15    XF+, beautifully centered with deep color and a nearly light face-free New Orleans

                                            town cancel. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $300) w/2000 & 2006 PSE Certificates(90)...... Enlarged Photo     $300 

           77    oGC       15    XF-S, large and balanced margins with rich color. (Graded XF-S 95) a very high end

                                           95 grade. (SMQ $650) w/2019 PSAG Cert(95) and w/2019 PSE Certificate(95) ....... Enlarged Photo        $525

           78    oGC       15    SUPERB, “JUMBO,” with a very light black cancel. (Graded XF-S 95J)

                                            A very impressive stamp (SMQ $875) w/2007 PSE Certificate .................................. Enlarged Photo         $750

           79    oGC    ....16    VF-XF (Graded VF-XF 85) (XF for this (SMQ $2100) 1990 PFC & 2020 PSE(85)..... Enlarged Photo     $1895

           80    oGC       16    XF but (Graded only VF-XF 85), Very light cancel with rich color and impression.

                                            Three very large margin. (SMQ $2100) w/2019 PF Certificate ...................... (Inside FRONT COVER)     $2095    

           82    oGC       17    VF, light BLUE cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $265 w/blue) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ........................        $199  

           83    o             17    VF-XF, light black cancel, very fresh, (Scott values VF-XF at $315) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ...........        $299

           84    oGC       17    SUPERB , a truly magnificent example showing part of adjoining stamp at right. Nice

                                            cancel leaving it face-free! (Graded SUPERB 98) (SMQ $2700) w/2019 PSE............ (BACK COVER)    $2295

           87    o             19    Fine, deep rich color with an neat New York cancel. Few trivial corner creases not seen

                                            from the front side. (Scott $9000 for Fine) w/2001 PSE Certificate ..............................................................     $2395

           89    o             20    VF, bold deep blue grid cancel, extremely fresh and fault-free, (Scott $275)................................................        $195

           90    oGC       21    VF, lovely example with a scarce RED CARRIER cancel. Deep color. (Graded VF 80)

                                            (SMQ $2100 + $200 for a red cancel= $2300) w/1981 APS & 2012 PF Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo     $1995

           91    oGC       21    VF-XF, beautifully centered with deep rich color and a neat black town cancel.

                                            Nice full even perfs. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3250) 2001 & 2018 PFC................. Enlarged Photo     $2395

           92    *GC       21    VF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered and fresh as the day it was printed. A very scarce

                                            stamp in fault free unused condition. Deep blue color on clean white paper and nice full

                                            ever perforations all around. (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $7000)  Very rare as this is the only

                                            graded 80 with only 2 higher at 90. Only 2 OG graded higher, w/2019 PSE.... (Inside BACK COVER)    $5500

           93    o             22    VF+, lovely BLUE cancel, well centered, (Scott $495) w/2017 PF Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo        $495

           94    oGC       22    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light town cancel. Nice full perforations all around.

                                            Clean fresh paper! (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $900) w/1974 & 2014 PF Certificate  . Enlarged Photo     $795

           95    oGC       22    XF, a magnificent used example with incredible color and a very light face-free cancel

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1825) (Scott $1700 for 90) 2015 PFC & 2020 PSAG Cert. ... Enlarged Photo     $1450

           96    oGC       22    Superbly centered but (Graded XF-S 95). Rich blue shade with a very light grid cancel.

                                            Only 12 share the grade, only 2 higher (SMQ $5500) 2004 PFC & 2008 PSE(95).. (FRONT COVER)    $4995

           98    o             23    F-VF, light and pretty BLUE grid cancel, extremely fresh , fault free (Scott $725 w/blue cancel)...........        $495

           99    o             23    VF, very light face-free cancel on clean white paper, (Scott $1200) 1983 & 2014 PFC.........................        $795

         100    oGC       23    VF, BLUE grid cancel (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $1000+ $25 premium for the blue

                                            cancel. Looks nicer than a 80 to me. Attractive, w/2007 PSE Certificate   ................. Enlarged Photo        $895

         104    o             24    XF, black “PAID” face-free cancel, extremely fresh ......................................................................................        $120

         105    o             24    XF with both a black date & town cancel and small red cancel at left, w/2020 PSAG Certificate ........        $150

         106    **GC     24    VF-XF OG NH  (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $675) No gum bends or skips, with both

                                            1998 & 2017 PF Certificates  fault free in all respects.................................................... Enlarged Photo        $575

         109    oGC       25    VF-XF, lovely “PAID” cancel, (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $580) w/2020 PSAG  ......... Enlarged Photo        $575

         110    oGC       25    XF, lovely BLUE circular datestamp. Gorgeous color and beautifully centered for

                                            this issue. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1350) w/2017 PSAG Certificate .......................... Enlarged Photo         $895

         111    oGC       25    XF, a magnificent used single for this tightly margined issue. All the design elements

                                            can be seen clearly. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1350) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo     $1195   

         112    *             25    Fine+, full OG, hinged but no HR, (nearly LH). Gorgeous color and impression.

                                            (Scott $4000 for VF, $3750 for F-VF, $2750 for Fine) w/1988 PF Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo        $695

         113    o             26    XF, neat black town cancel, bright white paper!.................................................................................................. $50

         116    oGC    26A    VF-XF, brownish-carmine shade (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $260 for 85) w/2020 PSAG Certificate        $225

         118    o             27    Fine, black town cancel, fresh and fault free in all respects, (Scott $1450 for VF, Fine at $575)...............        $350    

         119    oGC       27    XF, beautifully centered with a very light face-free cancel   Gorgeous color on clean paper.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $5150) (Scott $4750 for 90) 2020 PSAG Certificate (Inside BACK COVER)    $4750

         120    o             28    Fine, light c.d.s. cancel, bright and fresh (Scott $1100)..................................................................................        $299

         121    oGC       28    VF, hard to find this stamp clearing the design all around. Neat black c.d.s. cancel and small

                                            part of a RED transit cancel at bottom (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1100) w/2020 PSAG  . Enlarged Photo     $895

         122    oGC       28    VF, stunningly deep red brown color and a neat New Orleans town cancellation.

                                            Well centered and fresh (Graded VF 80) (Scott $1100) w/2019 PSE (80) & 2020 PFC  Enlarged Photo    $995

         123    o             29    XF, light cancel, tiny thin seen in fluid only! rich color, fresh, (Scott $350)..................................................        $175

         125    oGC       29    XF-S, beautifully centered with a neat black town cancel. Rarely found this well

                                            centered. (Graded XF-S 95) Only 11 share this grade, 2 higher accompanied by

                                            both a 1989 PF Certificate and w/2007 PSE Certificate(95) (SMQ $4500) .............. (FRONT COVER     $3995

         126    oGC       30    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel . Rich color and proof-like

                                            impression . Nice even perfs all around (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade

                                            at $2000.) with both a 1996 PSE Certificate and 2019 PF Certificates(85) .................. Enlarged Photo     $1695

         127    *             30    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered with rich color and sharp vivid impression.

                                            (Scott values VF-XF at $2000) w/1982 PF Certificate w/2020 PSAG Certificates....... Enlarged Photo     $1495

         129    *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 one

                                            shares this grade, 1 higher at 95J) (SMQ $7500) 2008 PSE Certificate............................. Enlarged Photo     $6500

         131    oGC    30A    XF, beautifully centered with a very light RED GRID cancellation.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $850 + $75 for red cancel)  w/2015 PSE Certificate .................. Enlarged Photo        $895

         133    oGC       32    XF-S, lovely partial town cancel. Rich color and proof-like impression. Nice full even

                                            perforations all around. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2750) Scarce this well centered as

                                            only 2 have ever graded higher! with 2013 PSE Certificate................................................. Enlarged Photo     $1995

         134    oGC       32    Superb , a truly magnificent used example with a very light cancel and deep vivid

                                            color!! Nice full perforations all around. (Graded SUPERB 98) Rare in this shade

                                            as only 1 shares the grade (NONE HIGHER!) (SMQ $11,000) w/2009 PSE Cert ... (FRONT COVER)   $9,995

         135    *             32    Fine+, full OG, small HR, extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $5750) w/1996 PSE Certificate   ...............     $1295

         138    o             34    Nearly VF, neat black town cancel. Gorgeous color on clean white paper and nice full perfs.

                                            Position 55L1 (recut once at bottom) (Scott $2250) fault free, w/1982 & 2020 PFC...... Enlarged Photo     $1750

         141    o             35    VF-XF, huge margins, neat black cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $150) w/2020 PSAG Certificate        $125

         143    o             36    XF, light town cancel, trivial corner perf crease, not seen from the front, (Scott $800 for sound XF)......        $195  

         144    oGC       36    VF, lovely RED GRID cancel, extremely fresh (Graded VF 80) (Scott $320) w/2013 PFC.....................        $275

         146    oGC       36    XF-S, perfectly centered with a light RED grid cancel. Intense shade with proof-like

                                            impression. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2750 + $40 for red cancel= $2790) Only 12

                                            share this grade and only 4 higher. w/2020 PSE Certificate .................................... (see BACK COVER)    $2595

         147    oGC    36B    VF-XF, deep dark intense black color (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $400) 2019 PSAG . Enlarged Photo        $325

         148    oGC    36B    XF but (Graded VF-XF 85) extremely light RED cancel (SMQ $400 + $40 premium for

                                            for the red cancel= $440) w/2020 PSAG Certificate  a very pretty stamp ........................ Enlarged Photo          $375

         151    *          36B    VF, full OG, hinged, small pencil writing on gum, deep color, (Scott $700) w/1989 PFC.........................        $450

         153    o             37    XF, pretty RED NUMERAL cancel, tiny thin seen in fluid only! (Scott $440)...........................................        $125

         154    oGC       37    XF, beautifully centered with a lovely bold RED open grid cancel. Rich color on clean

                                            fresh paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1050 + $65 for red cancel=$1115) w/2020 PSAG Enlarged Photo        $995

         155    oGC     37a    XF-S, a magnificent example on this darker “grey” shade. Neat black circular date

                                            postmark. Large margin with nice full even perforations all around. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Only 2 share this grade (NONE higher) (SMQ $4000) w/2020 PSE Certificate ...... (FRONT COVER)    $3750

         156    *GC       37    XF, unused, no gum, beautifully centered and fault free in all respects. For the collector

                                            you values centering over gum. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $900) 2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo        $750  

         157    *             37    VF OG VLH, post office fresh (Scott $1450) fault free w/2019 PF Certificate   ............ Enlarged Photo        $895

         161    *GC       38    VF-XF OG LH, incredible deep vivid orange color beautifully contrasted against

                                            it’s bright white margins! (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3400) fault free in all respects

                                            with three certs: w/1995, 2005 and a brand new 2019 PF Certificate(85) ..................... Enlarged Photo     $2695

         162    *GC       38    XF OG LH, rarely seen with such large margins for this normally tightly margined issue.

                                           Bright color with no oxidation! (Graded XF 90) Only 7 share this high grade and only

                                            6 graded higher. (SMQ $5000), w/2018 PSE Certificate ..................................................... Enlarged Photo     $3995

         164    *GC       39    VF-XF, unused, no gum. Beautifully centered with deep vivid color and nice

                                            full perfs. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1600 for 85 grade) w/1972 & 2020 PFC............. Enlarged Photo     $1395

         165    *GC       39    XF OG LH,  Beautifully centered with gorgeous color on clean fresh paper. (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            Scott values 85 grade at $4000 (SMQ $4200) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........................ Enlarged Photo     $3395

 

1875 Reprints of the 1857-61 Issue

 

         166    *             40    XF, unused, no gum as issued, brilliantly fresh on lily white paper and nice full even

                                            perforations. (Scott $575 for VF, $825 for XF) w/1984 PFC & 2019 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo         $550

         167    *GC       40    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85) unused, no gum as issued (SMQ $750) 2019 PSE.. Enlarged Photo        $650

 

                                                                                                1861-62 ISSUES

 

         168    o             63    XF, beautifully centered with a very light town cancel on bright white paper!.............................................. $75

         169    o             63    XF, fancy black 3 ring target cancel, rich bright color, (Scott $150 for XF) w/2018 PF Certificate ......    $150

         173    oGC     63b    XF, a magnificent example and quite scarce in this dark blue shade. Very light

                                            Providence, R.I. double circle datestamp. Very eye appealing on clean fresh

                                            paper. (Graded XF 90) (Scott value 90 grade at $1900) w/2015 PSAG Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo     $1750

         175    o           64b    VF, large margins with a very light face-free cancel, undervalued stamp w/2020 PF Certificate ...........        $175

         176    o             65    XF, black grid in circle cancel, very attractive and fault free (Scott $75 for XF).......................................... $55 

         178    oGC       65    XF-S, beautifully centered with a light BLUE TOWN cancel. Extremely fresh on

                                            fresh clean paper. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $275+) w/2018 PSE Certificate ................. Enlarged Photo        $275

         179    oGC       65    XF-S, large margins with a neat 4 ring BLUE target cancel. Bright clean white

                                            paper. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $275+) w/2005 PSE Certificate ..................................... Enlarged Photo        $275

         180    **           65    VF-XF OG NH, rarely found in never hinged condition. Bright color with no gum

                                            bends or skips. Unlisted in Scott for NH. w1998 & 2017 PF Certificates ........................ Enlarged Photo        $450

         181    o             67    F-VF, nicely centered, strong color with a neat bulls-eye cancel, (Scott $750 VF, $550 F-VF).................        $225

         182    oGC       67    VF, lovely “sock-on-the nose black bulls-eye cancel. Large margins for this and

                                            great color! (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $850) w/2017 PF Certificate .................................................................        $599

         183    oGC       67    VF, light BLUE cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $780 w/blue cancel)1991 & 2019 PFC Enlarged Photo        $650

         184    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        $750

         186    oGC     67a    VF-XF, a truly remarkable example of this very scarce “brown-yellow” shade.

                                            Lovely bright color with a pretty face free RED c.d.s at upper right only.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1850 + $60 for red= $1910) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ... Enlarged Photo     $1895

         187    o           67b    VF, fancy and rare Philadelphia Octagon cancel. This is the scarce olive yellow shade.

                                            Expertly reperfed at left and very fresh, (Scott $4750) w/2019 PF Certificate     ........... Enlarged Photo     $1195

         189    o             68    VF-XF, well centered, nearly a face-free cancel (Scott $130 for VF-XF)...................................................... $90

         190    o             68    VF-XF+ (XF for this) lovely and pretty RED cancel, (Scott $140 for VF-XF w/red cancel).....................        $120

         195    oGC       69    XF, deep black color and impression on clean fresh white paper. Target cancel which also leaves

                                            it face free. Large margins!! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $375) w/2019 PSAG Certificate   Enlarged Photo        $250

         197    *             69    Fine+. unused, no gum, very fresh, (Scott $675 for VF no gum, $475 for Fine no gum).............................        $175

         198    oGC       70    VF-XF, gorgeous color with a fancy and face free cancel. Nice full even perforations

                                            all around. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $575) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ....................................................        $450

         199    oGC       70    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85), neat large “BOSTON PAID” fancy cancel.

                                            Rich deep color (SMQ $575 for 85 grade) w/1995 & 2019 PF Certificates .................... Enlarged Photo        $475

         200    o             70    VF-XF, a truly eye popping RED DOTS cancel, unlike any I can ever recall seeing.

                                            Well centered and fault free, (Scott $540 for VF-XF w/red) w/2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo        $495

         202    oGC       70    XF-S, a truly remarkable used GEM with a very light RED NY Supplementary Mail Type B cancel.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) The is the highest grade awarded by the PSE. (SMQ $4750 + $40 for red

                                            cancel=$4790) w/2015 w/2019 PSAG Certificate(95) and 2015 PSE(95)....................... Enlarged Photo     $3795

         203    oGC     70a    VF-XF, fancy cork cancel, leaving Mr. Washington’s face nearly face-free. Nice bright

                                            white paper and full perfs (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $525 for 85) 2004 & 2019 PFC  Enlarged Photo        $325

         204    oGC     70a    VF-XF, fancy black circle of wedges cancel. Beautifully centered and extremely fresh.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade at $525) w/2019 PF Certificate .................. Enlarged Photo        $375

         207    o           70b    Almost VF with a neat face free partial “PAID” in BOXED cancel. (Scott $850+) 1992 PF Certificate        $300

         208    o           70b    VF, very nicely centered with rich color and a very appealing RED GRID cancel.

                                            Fault free in all respects! (Scott $890 for VF w/red cancel) w/2019 PSAG Certificate . Enlarged Photo        $595

         209    oGC     70b    VF-XF with a sock on the nose BLUE target cancel. (Graded VF 80) Under-graded in

                                            my opinion. (SMQ $975 +$25 for blue= $1000) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo        $795

         210    oGC     70b    VF-XF, large margins for this stamp. Gorgeous color with a very light a scarcer

                                            “PAID” in circle cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1600) 2011 & 2018 PFC(85)..... Enlarged Photo     $1095

         213    o           70c    VF, an extremely scarce violet shade with deep rich color and a neat segmented

                                            black grid cancel. (Scott $2250) fault free w/2019 PSAG Certificate  .............................. Enlarged Photo     $1395

         214    oGC     70c    VF, deep violet shade with a bold black open grid cancel. Very well centered

                                            for this scarce stamp. (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $2250) w/2010 PSE Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo     $1995
         215    o           70c    VF-XF wonderfully fresh and attractive example of this scarce “violet” shade. Very

                                            light BLUE target cancel. (Scott $2275 for VF) w/2020 PF Certificate ....... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $2250  

         216    oGC     70c    XF-S, a truly remarkable example of this very scarce “violet” shade. Gorgeous RED

                                            GRID cancel on clean fresh paper. (Graded XF-S 95) Only 3 share this grade and NONE

                                            higher. The other 3 have black cancels. (SMQ $14,000) No doubt the finest example

                                            and worthy of placement in the finest of collections, w/2020 PSE Certificate ….(FRONT COVER) $12,995 

         217    oGC     70d    VF-XF, this is the very scarce “pale grey violet’ shade. Nearly perfectly centered

                                            with a bold BLUE BAR GRID cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott values 85 grade

                                            at $4500. The PSE has only graded 1 at 85 and 3 higher. Accompanied by 3 certs:

                                            w/2014 PF Certificate(85)  and w/2008 & 2012 PSE Certificates   ........................ (FRONT COVER)    $3995

         218    o             71    VF, pretty fancy San Francisco cogwheel cancel, (Scott $210) w/19870 PF Certificate .......................        $199

         220    oGC       71    VF, gorgeous RED GRID cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $210 + $35 for red) w/2019 PSAG...........        $235

         222    o             72    Almost VF, light cancel leaving the design prominently displayed, fault free (Scott $575)........................        $299

         225    *             72    VF, unused, no gum, gorgeous color and with three large margins, (Scott $1200)  .....................................        $595

         226    o             73    XF, neat circle of wedges, fault free in all respects............................................................................................. $65

         227    o             73    XF, lovely bold BLUE GRID cancel, well balanced, w/1988 PF Certificate ..............................................        $159

         228    o             73    XF, be with an extremely light cancel on clean white paper, fault free and choice.......................................        $175

         229    oGC       73    XF, huge margins with a light cancel (Graded XF 90) (Scott $225 for 90) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ..        $225

         230    *GC       73    XF-S full OG hinged with no hinge remnants. Deeply etched proof-like impression on

                            clean fresh white paper. Nice full even perforations all around. (Graded XF-S 95) 2017 PSAG

                            Only 5 share the grade. HIGHEST EVER GRADED by PSE (SMQ $3000)....... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $2750

         233    oGC       75    XF, a wonderfully fresh and very attractive example of this tough issue to obtain this

                                            well  centered. Nicely complimented by a virtually face free BLUE TOWN cancel.

                                            Gorgeous color!! (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1230 for XF 90) w/2016 PF Certificate ....... Enlarged Photo     $1195

         234    oGC       75    XF-S, a spectacular used single with wonderfully warm color and beautifully complimented

                                            by a BLUE cancel and part of a RED cancel at bottom. Very eye catching fault free GEM.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $4400 + $30 red) Only 6 share this grade and it is the HIGHEST

                                            EVER GRADED, used GEM with w/2016 PF Certificate .................................................. Enlarged Photo     $3695

         235    oGC       75    XF-S, huge margins for this issue and a neat black San Francisco cogwheel cancel!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) 6 share this highest grade! (SMQ $4400)2010 PFC & 2007 PSE (FRONT COVER)    $3995

         236    o             76    VF-XF, well centered with a fancy black circle of wedges cancel, fault free (Scott $195 for VF-XF)......        $125

         237    o             76    VF-XF with a BLUE cork cancel, pretty stamp, rich color, w/2007 PF Certificate ..................................        $200

         238    oGC       76    VF-XF, very light BLUE face-free cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) w/2020 PSAG Cert. .... Enlarged Photo        $250

         239    oGC       76    XF, extremely light cancel, virtually face-free cancel with rich color. Nice even

                                            perfs all around. (Graded XF 90) Scarce this nice! w/2008 PSE & 2009 PFC(90)......... Enlarged Photo        $525

         243    *             76    VF, unused, no gum, bright and fresh fault free (Scott $525) w/1996 APS Certificate  ............................        $375

         244    o             77    VF, nicely centered for this tough issue, fresh, (Scott $175).............................................................................        $125

         245    *             77    F-VF, unused, no gum. Fresh as the day it was issue on clean white paper.

                                            Difficult stamp to find, especially fault free! (Scott $1900 VF, $1150 F-VF) w/2020 PSAG Certificate        $850   

         246    o             78    F-VF with a light cancel (VF for this issue) very fresh, (Scott $400) fault free ............................................        $125

         247    o             78    Nearly VF with a very light cancel, fault free (Scott $400)................................................................................        $175

         249    oGC       78    XF-S, a remarkable example with perfect centering and a neat central black target cancel. Also

                                            small part of a red transit cancel at left. (Graded XF-S 95) scarce as only 6 share this grade and

                                            only 4 ever graded higher. (SMQ $3500) 2005 PSE(95) and 2015 PF Certificate ..... (BACK COVER)    $2995

         250    oGC     78a    VF-XF, gorgeous centering with a neat light sock on the nose “target cancel”

                                            Lovely grayish lilac (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $650 for 85) 2020 PSAG Certificate . Enlarged Photo        $550

         251    oGC     78a    VF-XF, a very pretty stamp with it’s fancy “circle of arrows” cancellation.

                                            Deep rich shade and extremely fresh (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $550) 2014 PFC......... Enlarged Photo        $550  

         252    *GC       78    VF-XF for this, unused, no gum. Post office fresh with lovely lilac color.

                                            (Graded VF 80) looks like a 85 or 90. (Scott $950) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo        $795

         253    o           78b    VF, fancy black circle of wedges cancel, rich grey shade, (Scott $450)..........................................................        $275

         254    o           78b    XF centering with a very scarce NYFM  black STAR in Circle cancel. (Skinner-Eno

                                            ST-6P 30) trivial short perf at top, (Scott $450 VF, $1200 for XF) w/2020 PF Certificate ......................        $250

         255    oGC     78b    XF for this issue (Graded VF-XF 85) lovely gray shade with rich color on clean

                                            bright white paper. (Scott $675 for 85 grade) (SMQ $625) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .. Enlarged Photo        $550         

 

1867 GRILLS

 

         257    *             83    VF OG LH, a magnificent example and very scarce. One of  the nicest

                                            mint copies I have seen in years.  Lovely fresh rich color. This is the  

                                            scarcer “C” grill  with grill points down. (Scott $6250 for VF) w/2018 PFC.................... Enlarged Photo     $4750

         258    oGC       85    VF-XF, large margins on bright clean white paper! Fancy black rosette cancellation.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1525 for 85 grade) w/1989, 2010 & 2019 PFC(85)............. Enlarged Photo     $1195   

         259    oGC       85    XF, a truly spectacular used GEM. Lovely scarce BLUE circle of wedges cancel

                                            on lily white paper and nice full even perforations. (Graded XF 90) (Scott values 90

                                            with a blue cancel at $2700) Only 5 share this grade and only 5 graded higher although

                                            none have a cancel like this!! w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..................................................... Enlarged Photo     $2395

         260    o          85B    F-VF, very fancy cancel!! Fault free in all respects (Scott $1100) w/2020 PF Certificate ........................        $595   

         261    o          85B    VF, rather well centered for this difficult  2c “Z” grill. Intense color with a fancy

                                            BLUE cork cancel. (Scott $1250) fault free w/1987 PF Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo        $795

         263    oGC    85B    XF-S, a truly spectacular used single with a fancy “circle of V’s” postmark. Perfectly’

                                            centered on clean fresh paper. (Graded XF-S 95) with 2008 & 2014 PSE Certificates.

                                            Both stating 95 grade. Only 6 share this grade, 2 higher, (SMQ $12,000)...... (Inside FRONT COVER)   $8,995

         264    o             87    VF-XF, light quartered cork cancel, (Scott $310 for VF-XF) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ..........................        $275

         265    o             87    XF, with a light and pretty BLUE c.d.s. cancel. Wide even margins and very well

                                            balanced. Fault free (Scott $320 for VF-XF, $610 for XF) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .. Enlarged Photo         $325

         266    oGC       87    XF, beautifully centered on bright white paper and a neat black quartered cork cancel.

                                            Nice full even perfs. (Graded XF 90) Scott $600 for 90 grade, 2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo         $499

         267    oGC       87    XF, very light BLUE Post office station cancel. Beautifully centered  on white paper!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $700+) w/2000, 2005 & 2006 PF Certificates  ........................... Enlarged Photo        $695

         268    oGC       87    XF-S, a truly spectacular used GEM. Lovely sock on the nose BLUE Bulls-eye cancel!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2150), w/2020 PSAG Certificate............................. (Inside BACK COVER)    $1595

         269    o             89    VF, nice color with a fancy cancel, fresh, (Scott $325)......................................................................................        $199

         270    oGC       89    XF JUMBO . Near perfectly centered with a very light and virtually face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $1950) w/1984 & 2020 PF Certificates ...................................... Enlarged Photo     $1395

         271    oGC       89    XF-S, a huge margined stamp with both a black TARGET cancel and RED transit

                                            cancel at  bottom. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $3350) I cannot recall offering a #89

                                            this big and nice! with a 2020 PSAG Certificate .................................................. (Inside BACK COVER)    $2350

         273    *             89    VF OG VLH, a post office fresh example and quite scarce to find fault free as this!

                                            Large stamp with rich color and impression. (Scott $5000) w/1984 PFC & 2019 PSE  Enlarged Photo     $3795

         274    oGC       90    VF, light cancel, black & red cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $375) w/2020 PSAG ......... Enlarged Photo        $350

         277    o             92    F-VF, light sock on the nose target cancel, bright and fresh, (Scott $425 for VF, $285 for F-VF)............        $175   

         278    o             92    XF, beautifully centered with rich color and a light cork cancel. Nice full

                                            even perforations all around. w/2019 PSE Certificate .................................................... Enlarged Photo        $575

         280    o             93    VF, fancy geometric cancel on clean white paper, very fresh, (Scott $55)...................................................... $45 

         281    oGC       93    XF, beautifully centered with a very light cancellation. Nice full perforations all

                                            around! (Graded XF 90) high end 90 (SMQ $275) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ...........................................        $225

         282    oGC       93    XF, this has a very scarce “LEAF” cancel. Perfectly centered with nice full

                                            even perforations all around. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $275+) w/2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo        $250

         283    oGC       93    SUPERB centering with large even margins and nice full even perforations all around.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2900) For comparison the PSE has only graded 16 this nice.

                                            and only 3 higher the best being a 98. (SMQ $2900) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........ (BACK COVER)    $2195

         288    *GC       95    XF OG LH, a truly rare mint single with near perfect centering with rich color and deeply

                                            etched proof-like impression. (Graded XF 90) The PF has only graded 4 others at 90 and

                                            1 higher a 95.  Scott values a 90 grade at $12,500. The far the nicest #95 I have ever offered

                                            in 43 years as a full time dealer. With a 2017 PF Certificate .…….…..(see Inside FRONT COVER) $10,995

         289    oGC       96    VF, bold black circle of wedges cancel and a small part of a red cancel at bottom

                                            (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $250) (Scott $255 w/red) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..............................................        $150 

         291    *             96    F-VF with full OG, small HR at top, rich color and fault free (Scott $2500) w/1983 PFC.........................        $850

         292    o             97    Nearly VF with a face-free cancel , nice impression, fault free (Scott $250).................................................        $120   

         294    o             97    VF-XF+, very light target cancel, beautifully centered (Scott $375 for VF-XF)1989 PFC Enlarged Photo       $350

         295    oGC       97    XF, virtually a face-free cancel. Rich color and beautifully centered, fault free in

                                            all respects. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $675 for 90, (SMQ $700) w/2019 PSAG Cert........ Enlarged Photo        $425

         297    oGC       97    XF+ JUMBO, light cancel and beautifully centered. (Graded XF 90J) Only 2 share

                                            this grade. 22 higher but only 3 are JUMBOS (SMQ $1350) Accompanied by three

                                            certs. 1996 PFC, 2019 PSAG (90J) and w/2019 PSE Certificate(90J)............................. Enlarged Photo        $895     

         298    *GC       97    XF, unused, no gum, a near perfectly centered stamp with large margins.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2200) (Scott $1700) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ......................... Enlarged Photo     $1395

         299    o             98    VF with a “sock-on-the nose black bulls-eye cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $275 for VF) ...................        $125

         300    o             98    VF, very light cancel, fresh and fault free (Scott $275)......................................................................................        $175

         301    o             99    Fine, light cancel, 1 trivial short perf at bottom, (Scott $1500) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .......................        $395

         302    o             99    VF-XF, neat black circle of wedges fancy cancel, (Scott $1500 VF, $2000 VF-XF)

                                            with both a 2015 PF Certificate and w/2019 PSE Certificate  .......................................... Enlarged Photo     $1795

         303    oGC       99    XF-S, a phenomenal example of this very scarce stamp. Especially rare in this top

                                            quality!! Lovely strike of a RED LEAF cancel with nice ever perforations all around.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $10,500 + 100 for RED cancel) This is highest ever graded by

                                            the PSE. 4 share this grade but this is the only one with a RED cancel. I sold this exact

                                            stamp back in 2008.  w/1987 & 1996 PFC and w/2008 PSE Certificate(98) ………(BACK COVER)    $9,995

         304    o           100    Fine+ with both black & Red cancels, (Scott $1070 w/red cancel) fresh,.......................................................        $250   

 

                                                                                                    1875 RE ISSUE

 

         306    *           102    XF, unused, no gum, large margins (Scott $525 for XF) w/2000 PF Certificate  ………… Enlarged Photo $399

         307    *GC     103    VF OG, hinged (as are virtually all of the 979 ever issued). Deeply etched proof-like

                                            appearance on clean fresh paper and full ever perforations all around. (Graded VF 80)

                                            (SMQ $3800) Only 1 shares this grade and 14 higher, 1979 PFC & 2019 PSE............ (BACK COVER)      $3295

         308    *GC     103    XF OG LH, a magnificent re-issue with deep intense black color on large even

                                            margins with full long perforations all around. (Graded XF 90) Scarce as only 3

                                            share this grade and only 6 higher at 95. (1 NH higher at 95) Rare as only 979

                                            were ever issued! w/2020 PSE Certificate ....................................................................... (FRONT COVER)    $7500

         309    *           105    VF-XF, unused, no gum, unusually HUGE margins for this tough scarce stamp!

                                            (Scott $1150 for VF, $1600 for VF-XF) w/1970 & 2008 PF Certificates     ................... Enlarged Photo     $1250

         311    *GC     107    XF-S JUMBO with full original gum on clean fresh paper. Very rare as only 389 were

                                            ever issued and few still exist. Nice full perforations all around. (Graded XF 90J)

                                            (SMQ $9750) Only 2 share this grade with 10 higher (only 2 are JUMBO’S)

                                            Accompanied by both a 1999 PF Certificate and w/2005 PSE Certificate(90J) ..... (FRONT COVER)    $9500

 

                                                                                         1869 PICTORIAL ISSUES

 

         313    oGC     112    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) 2019 PFC        $185

         314    o           112    XF, light target cancel, beautifully centered (Scott $325 for XF) w/2020 PF Certificate Enlarged Photo        $250 

         315    oGC     112    XF beautifully centered with a very light c.d.s. Bright and fresh and hard to

                                            find in this condition. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ............ Enlarged Photo        $300

         316    oGC     112    XF, very pretty stamp with it’s scarcer BLUE circle of wedges postmark.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott $350 for 90 w/blue cancel) w/1988, 2003 & 2007 PFC(90)........ Enlarged Photo        $375

         317    oGC     112    XF-S, large margins and beautifully centered with a very light face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1450) Only 8 share this grade which is low considering how

                                            many were issued and only 6 higher (1 at 98) w/1997 PFC & 2012 PSE Cert.(95)........ Enlarged Photo     $1250

         319    o           113    XF, nice BLUE target cancel, large margins....................................................................................................... $99

         320    oGC     113    XF to me but (Graded VF-XF 85) horse-free cancel (Scott $135 for 85) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ...        $119

         321    o           113    XF, lovely black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $275 for XF) fresh w/Dec 31, 2019 PFC........................        $150  

         322    o           113    XF, beautifully centered with a “rider free” cancel on white paper, w/2020 PSAG Certificate ...............        $225

         324    *GC     113    XF OG, hinged but no hinge remnants. Beautifully centered with rich color and

                                            impression.  (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1650) (Scott $1500 for 90) The PF has graded

                                            9 others at 90 and NONE graded higher. w/1998 & 2019 PF Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo        $995

         325    *GC     113    XF OG LH (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1500 for XF 90) (SMQ higher at $1650)

                                            The PF has only graded 7 higher, PSE only graded 11 higher w/2019 PF Certificate ... Enlarged Photo    $1295

         327    **         114    Almost VF OG NH, no gum bends or skips. Brilliant color and hard to find in never

                                            hinged. (Unlisted in Scott for NH), Post office fresh, color copy of 2018 PSE Certificate for block/4...        $299

         329    oGC     115    VF-XF, central sock on the nose target cancel. Gorgeous blue color on bright white

                                            paper and nice full perfs, (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $290 for 85) w/Dec 31, 2019 PFC ..........................        $250

         330    o           115    VF-XF+ (XF for this) light face-free cancel, w/2001 APS Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo        $325

         331    oGC     115    XF, large and evenly spaced margins on lily white paper. Nice full perforations all

                                            around. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $650) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ................................... Enlarged Photo         $475

         332    oGC     115    XF-S, very light and virtually face-free cancel.  Rich ultramarine shade  on bright

                                            clean white margins. (Graded XF-S 95) Very scarce in this high quality.

                                            (Scott values 95 grade at $2500) Nicest I’ve ever offered, w/2020 PSAG Certificate ... Enlarged Photo     $1595

         335    oGC     116    VF-XF,  with a fancy 3-ring target cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) w/2019 PSAG Certificate       $135  

         336    oGC     116    VF, this is the scarcer “Hiogo, Japan” double circle cancel. Gorgeous color and

                                            well centered. (Graded VF 80) (Scott $310) w/2015 PF Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo        $295  

         337    oGC     116    XF with both a black quartered cork cancel and a scarcer RED boxed “Bremen” cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425 + $40 for RED) with both 1983 PFC & 2005 PSE............. Enlarged Photo        $325

         339    *GC     116    VF-XF OG LH, brilliant “sunshine” color on lily white paper! (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            (SMQ $3350) Fresh as the day it was issued. w/1997 PFC & 2017 PFC(85) .................. Enlarged Photo     $2395

         341    oGC     117    VF-XF, light black & RED cancels (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $250 + $150 for the

                                            red cancel= $400) Extremely fresh, fault free w/2007 PSE Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo        $250

         342    oGC     117    XF, extremely light BLUE cancels with large balanced margins. Blue cancels are

                                            scarce ($125 premium) (Graded XF 90) (Scott $400 + $125= $525) 2001 & 2015 PFC Enlarged Photo        $475

         343    oGC     117    XF-S, large margins with a neat black target cancel. Nice full even perforations.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ 950) (Scott $775 for 95) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............... Enlarged Photo        $575

         345    oGC     118    VF-XF with deep rich color, very light cancel and large margins (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            (SMQ $1150) 2019 Crowe Certificate (former head grader at PF).................................... Enlarged Photo        $795

         346    oGC     118    VF-XF, very light cancellation and brilliant colors on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1150) w/1991 & 2019 PF Certificates   .............................. Enlarged Photo        $895

         347    oGC     118    XF, beautifully centered with a light cancel showing the vignette clearly. 

                                            Nice clean white paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) w/2016 PF Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo     $1195

         348    oGC     118    SUPERB , a phenomenal used GEM with large even margins and a very light cancel!!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $4750) only 4 grade higher w/2002 PFC & 2011 PSE..... (FRONT COVER)    $4750

         349    o           119    VF-XF, light cancel and deep vivid colors, (Scott $275 for VF-XF) w/2001 PSE Certificate  ................        $225

         350    oGC     119    VF-XF with a stunningly vivid RED cancel. Gorgeous colors on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $475 for 85 w/red cancel) w/2020 PF Certificate ................ Enlarged Photo        $425 

         351    oGC     119    XF+, beautifully centered with a black target cancel. Deep rich color and impression.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $725) w/1984, 1997 & 2017 PF Certificates ............................... Enlarged Photo         $650

         352    oGC     119    XF+ JUMBO , a  magnificent example with deep vivid colors and beautifully centered!

                                            (Graded XF 90J) Scott $500 for normal 90, $1900 for 95) (SMQ $1250) 2020 PSAG . Enlarged Photo        $895

         354    oGC     120    XF, perfectly centered with a scarcer “cross-roads” cancellation. Rich colors on

                                            bright white paper. (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1500 for 90) 1992 & 2006 PFC.. (Inside BACK COVER)    $1295 

         355    *GC     120    VF, unused, no gum, well centered with gorgeous color on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF 80) with full perfs. (Scott $2600) w/1978 & 2018 PF Certificates  ............ Enlarged Photo     $1995

         356    *           120    F-VF OG LH, a decently centered stamp for this scarce and often off centered issue.

                                            Brilliantly bright and fresh and fault free (Scott $7500) w/2018 PSE Certificate ........... Enlarged Photo     $2995

         357    *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)  Only 5 share this grade with PSE

                                            with only 7 LH copies grading higher, with both 1986 & 2006 PF Certificates  ............ Enlarged Photo    $6295

         360    oGC     121    VF-XF, circle of wedges cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $900) w/2018 PF Cert. ................................        $395

         362    o           121    XF, a magnificent used single with a light circle of wedges cancel and strong bold color!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1300) scarce in XF, w/2019 PSAG Certificate ......................... Enlarged Photo       $950

         363    o           121    XF, a fabulous mint single with the lightest of cancel imaginable!. Bright colors on

                                            lily white paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1300) w/2019 PSE Certificate ........................ Enlarged Photo     $1095

         364    oGC     121    XF-S, a truly spectacular example, near perfectly centered with a light and pretty

                                            RED cancel. (Graded XF-S 95) Scott values 95 grade w/red cancel at $3750.

                                            (SMQ values $3700 + $250 red= $3950) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ................................. Enlarged Photo     $2695
         365    *           121    Nearly VF, unused, no gum, gorgeous color (Scott $1450) w/1986 PF Certificate ....................................        $795 

         366    *           121    VF, unused, no gum, brilliantly fresh with bright colors on crystal clean

                                            white paper. (Scott $1450 for no gum) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ..................................... Enlarged Photo     $1195

         368    oGC     122    VF-XF, (XF for this) large margins for this and well centered for this normally

                                            off-centered issue. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3150)  w/2007 PF Certificate .............. Enlarged Photo    $2295

         369    oGC     122    VF, what makes this so special is it’s scarceBLACK TOWN” cancel. ($1500 premium

                                            in Scott value) Large margins (Graded VF 80) (Scott $3300) w/1984 & 2019 PFC....... Enlarged Photo     $2695

         370    oGC     122    VF-XF, large margins on bright white paper and a fairly light cancel. Most come with

                                            heavy cancels. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3150) w/1991 & 2020 PFC....... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $2795

 

                                                                                                  1875 RE-ISSUES

 

         371    oGC     123    XF, beautifully centered with large margins and a neat black double oval

                                            town cancel. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1300) w/1988 PFC & 2017 PSAG Certificate .. Enlarged Photo      $699

         372    o           123    XF-S, lovely scarce BLUE GRID cancel. Beautifully centered with 2011 & 2016

                                            PF Certificates and with a 2016 PSE Certificate  (Scott $2250 for XF-S) ..................... Enlarged Photo     $1495

         373    *           123    XF-S, unused, no gum, beautifully centered (Scott $300 for VF-XF) w/2019 & 2010 PFC.......................        $495

         374    o           124    VF, neat numeral “6” in duplex cancel, fresh, (Scott $750) w/2005 PSE Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo         $750

         375    oGC     124    XF-S, a nearly perfectly centered stamp with gorgeous color and a light cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $2000) hard to find nice, w/1978 & 2013 PFC............................. Enlarged Photo     $1595

         376    *           124    VF-XF OG, hinged but no hinge remnants extremely fresh, (Scott $600) w/1979 & 1999 PFC...............        $475

         377    *GC     125    VF-XF, with full original gum, hinged of course, all are but no hinge remnants. Bright color on..

                                            clean fresh paper. Very fresh as only 1406 were ever sold. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $8650) The

                                            PSE has only graded 5 at 85 and 5 higher, (95 being the best) 2019 PSAG  .... (Inside BACK COVER)     $7995  

         378    *GC     125    XF full OG with a small paper hinge remnant. (99% of all #125’s are hinged) Beautifully centered

                                            for this most often off centered issue. Bright rich color on lily white paper. The scarcest of all

                                            the re-issues as only 1406 were ever sold. This is the nicest centered example I have ever

                                            offered! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $12,000) w/2000 & 2008 PF Certificates  (Inside FRONT COVER...   $9,995

         379    oGC     127    XF, beautifully centered with strong color and a neat Registered in oval cancel. Scarcer

                                            in used than mint. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $6250) (Scott $5250) w/2006 & 2013 PFC.. Enlarged Photo     $3795

         380    *GC     128    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered with deep dark intense color and sharp

                                            detailed impression. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $3650). Rare as only 1584

                                            were ever issued. w/1988, 2003 & 2019 PF Certificates  .................................................... Enlarged Photo     $2995

         381    *GC     128    XF-S full OG, previously hinged but no hinge remnants. Typical re-issue gum.

                                            Near perfectly centered with gorgeous color and proof-like impression. (Graded XF-S 95) 

                                            (SMQ $9500) with both a 2018 PFC & 2018 PSAG Certificates(95) .............................. Enlarged Photo     $6995

         383    oGC     129    VF-XF JUMBO margins on three sides. Rich deep vivid colors on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1650) w/1996, 2002  and 2019 PF Certificates ............... Enlarged Photo     $1250

         385    o           130    VF-XF, very nicely centered for this tough issue to find centered. Deep rich colors

                                            on clean white paper. (Scott $1600 VF, $2100 VF-XF) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ...... Enlarged Photo     $1250 

         386    oGC     130    XF-S, huge JUMBO , a truly remarkable example of this very scarce used stamp.

                                            Only 2091 were ever issued and  very few were used on the mail. Deep color and

                                            detailed impression. (Graded XF-S 95J) (SMQ $7500 for just a normal 95, JUMBO’s

                                            are worth extra. The PSE has only graded 3 at 95 and none at 95J. with 1992 PFC

                                            and 2019 PFC &  w/2020 PSAG Certificates (95J) ............................................... (see FRONT COVER)     $7500

         388    *GC     131    XF OG, hinged but no HR (LH for this issue) Gorgeous color on clean fresh

                                            white paper. (Graded XF 90) rare as only 1534 were ever issued and only 3

                                            share this grade by the PF. (SMQ $6000) (Scott $5000 for 90) with three certs:

                                            w/1972, 1989 and a brand new 2019 PF Certificate(90) ................................................... Enlarged Photo     $4500

         389    *GC     132    VF-XF full OG, no HR. Back is fairly nice for this re-issue. Gorgeous color with large

                                            margins and nice full even. perforations all around. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $5500)

                                            Post office fresh with 1998 & 2006 PF Certificates ......................................................... Enlarged Photo     $4995  

         390    o           133    VF, neat face-free fancy cancel, (Scott $325 VF) ...............................................................................................        $225

         391    *GC     133    XF-S OG VLH, (looks never hinged) beautifully centered (Graded XF-S 95) Scarce this nice

                                            for comparison the PSE has only graded 2 @ 95 and 1 higher (SMQ $1600) 2020 PFC Enlarged Photo     $1495

         392    *        133a    XF, unused, no gum as issued. Very fresh (Scott $525 VF-XF, $825 XF) w/2019 PFC. Enlarged Photo         $550

 

          1870-71 BANKNOTES (with grills)

 

         394    o           134    XF, beautifully centered, black fancy “STAR” cancel (Scott $400 for XF) 1997 PFC..... Enlarged Photo         $395

         396    oGC  135A    XF, with the lightest cancel imaginable. Gorgeous color with large margins.

                                            (Graded XF 90) (Scott values 90 grade at $650) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ................... Enlarged Photo        $595

         398    *           136    Nearly VF OG  no hinge remnants deep vivid color, fresh, (Scott $575) w/1994 PF Certificate  ...........        $350

         399    o        136A    VF, neat blue circle of wedges fancy cancel, strong grill impression, extremely fresh ............................        $150

         402    o           137    XF, a fabulous eye catching stamp with it’s pretty BLUE BAR cancellation!

                                            (Scott $950 for XF w/blue cancel) fault free w/2020 PSAG Certificate ...................... Enlarged Photo        $695

         403    o        137A    VF , lovely eye catching Blue circle wedges fancy cancel on clean white paper.

                                            (Scott $950 + $50 for blue cancel), extremely fresh w/2020 PF Certificate ................ Enlarged Photo        $850

         405    o           138    VF, nice black 3 bar vertical cancel, rich color and very fresh, (Scott $500).............................................        $299

         406    o           138    VF-XF, black segmented cork cancel (Scott $500 VF, $650 VF-XF) Bright orange shade.

                                            w/2020 Crowe certificate (former head graded at the Philatelic Foundation) .......... Enlarged Photo        $495

         407    o           138    XF, beautifully centered with bright color and a fancy New York Foreign Mail

                                            postmark. (Scott $500 for VF, $900 for XF) w/2006 PF Certificate ........................... Enlarged Photo         $695

         408    oGC  138A    VF-XF, fancy black STAR in Circle New York Foreign mail cancel. Gorgeous color!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott values 85 grade at $1500, w/2020 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo     $1395

         409    oGC  138A    XF, a truly magnificent used single with gorgeous color on clean fresh paper and a very

                                            light cancel! (Graded XF 90) Very scarce in this condition as only 3 share this grade.

                                            It is the HIGHEST EVER graded by the PSE (SMQ $3250) w/2015 PSE.................. (FRONT COVER)    $2995 

         410    *GC  138A    XF OG VLH. an amazing example of this notoriously scarce grilled “I grill”. Brilliant

                                            orange color on snow white paper and nice full even perforations all around.

                                            (Graded XF 90) This is the only graded sound original gum 138A in the PSE population,

                                            thus also the HIGHEST GRADED! (SMQ$16,000) 1978 PFC & 2019 PSE(90)…..(BACKCOVER).. $13,995

         411    o           141    F-VF, dark color, neat circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $1500) fresh w/2000 PSE Certificate ..............        $850    

                                            with a light cancel, (Scott $3750) fault free with w/2014 PF Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo     $2795

 

            1870-71 BANKNOTES (no grills)  

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         414    o           146    VF, very light BLUE cancel, bright and fresh ................................................................................. no photo $18

         415    o           146    XF, large margins with a c.d.s cancel, fault free (Scott $70 for XF)................................................................ $25

         419    o           148    XF, face-free black circle of wedges cancel, well centered, (Scott $95 for XF)........................... no photo $17

         420    *           148    Fine OG LH, brilliant color and extremely fresh (Scott $900 for VF, $300 for Fine).............................        $225

         421    o           149    XF, gorgeous color , beautifully centered , extremely fresh fault free (Scott $190 for XF)................        $125

         422    o           149    XF+, fancy cancel, gorgeous color (Scott $190 for XF value) w/2001 & 2016 PF Certificates .....        $140

         424    *           149    F-VF OG LH, vibrant color and nicely centered for this mint banknote. Fault free in

                                            all respects with full even perforations. (Scott $900) w/2003 PSE Certificate ....................................        $695

         426    o           151    VF, well centered fresh with a fancy spokes cancel, (Scott $200)..............................................................        $125

         427    o           151    VF-XF, light face-free cancel, well centered, fresh and fault free (Scott $200 VF, $275 VF-XF)...........        $175

         429    o           152    VF-XF, light circle cancel, gorgeous color (Scott $210 VF, $285 VF-XF) w/1988 PF Certificate .......        $250  

         430    o           152    XF, beautifully centered with a nearly sock on the nose black 4 ring target cancel.   

                                            Hard to find well centered and fault free, (Scott $500 for XF) w/2019 PF Certificate .. Enlarged Photo     $399

         432    o           153    VF, circle of V’s cancel, nice color, fresh, (Scott $210)  ...................................................................................        $115

         435    *GC     153    XF-S OG LH, a phenomenal example, rarely ever found this well centered and fault free.

                                            Wide margins and strong brilliant color. Nice perfs all around. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            (SMQ $9250) only 3 share this grade and 1 graded higher. (at 95J) The finest mint example I

                                            have ever offered on this issue, w/1993 PFC & 2003 PSE Certificate(95)...... (Inside BACK COVER)    $7500

         436    o           154    VF, deep rich black shade with an fairly light cancel, (Scott $275) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ................        $225

         437    o           154    XF, intense deep shade with a bold vivid RED cork cancel. A difficult stamp to find

                                            this nice. (Scott values XF w/red cancel at $710) fault free w/2003 PF Certificate ... Enlarged Photo         $595

........439......oGC.....155 ...XF-S, a magnificent example with rich color on clean white margins.

...........................................(Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2500) (Scott $2250 for 95) w/2020 PSAG Certificate.................................................$1295

               

                                                                                                1873 BANKNOTES

                                                                          CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY

 

         442    o           158    XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel ........................................................................ no photo $17

         443    *           158    VF-XF OG, hinged, almost LH, no HR, very large margins and great color! (Scott $170 for VF-XF).....        $135

      444A    o           159    XF face free cancel..................................................................................................................................... no photo $45

         446    *GC     159    XF-S OG LH, a truly exceptional example, brilliantly fresh with bright color on clean white

                                            paper. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1750) Scarce in this grade as the PF has only grade 1 other at 95

                                            and only 2 higher. The PSE has only graded 4 at 95 and none higher, 1982 & 2008 PFC Enlarged Photo    $1595

         447    o           160    XF, large margins with gorgeous color and a neat black partial target cancel, (Scott $180 for XF).....        $125

         451    o           162    VF-XF deep color with a fancy New York Foreign Mail cancel, w/2008 PSE Certificate ....................        $150

         454    o           163    VF, sock on the nose black 4 ring bulls-eye cancel, deep intense color, very fresh, (Scott $150)........        $125   

         456    o           165    VF, nicely centered, extremely fresh (Scott $135)................................................................................................. $50 

         457    o           165    VF, with 3 JUMBO even margins, extremely fresh (Scott $135).......................................................................... $65

         458    o           165    VF, with a very light PURPLE cancel, (Scott $145 w/purple cancel) fault free .......................................        $110

         459    oGC     165    XF JUMBO , huge margins (Graded VF-XF 85J) (SMQ $220) w/2006 PSE Certificate ......................        $225

 

                                                                             1879 AMERICAN  BANK NOTE COMPANY

                                                                                                   (soft porous paper)

               

         461    o           179    VF-XF+ (XF for this tough issue) unusually large margins at top and bottom, fault free, pretty stamp ... $50

         462    *           179    F-VF OG, deep dark intense shade, (Scott $700 VF, $450 for F-VF) fresh.................................................        $195

         463    *           179    Almost, full OG but hinged many times, still very fresh on the front side, fault free (Scott $700)........        $275

         465    o           182    VF-XF JUMBO, target cancel................................................................................................................. no photo $13

         466    o           182    XF, large margins and lightly canceled, gorgeous color (Scott $67 for XF value)........................................ $40

         467    oGC     182    XF-S, large balanced margins, (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $210 for 95) w/2019 PSAG ... Enlarged Photo    $195

         468    *           182    VF-XF OG LH, huge 3 sides JUMBO, gorgeous color (Scott $325 for VF-XF) fault free ......................        $250

         470    **GC  183    VF OG NH, gorgeous color, no gum bends or skips (Graded VF 80) (Scott $370) w/2020 PSAG ....        $350 

         471    **GC  183    XF+ OG NH JUMBO, a spectacular example with radiant color on lily white paper.

                                            Immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded XF 90J) This is the only

                                            graded 90J, 9 higher, only 4 are JUMBOS (SMQ $1800) w/2019 PSE Certificate .... Enlarged Photo   $1395

\         473    **         184    F-VF OG NH, gorgeous color, extremely fresh, (Scott $325).....................................................................        $175

         474    **         184    VF OG NH, extremely fresh, no gum bends or skips (Scott $325) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ............        $225

         475    **GC  184    XF-S OG NH, a truly spectacular example, rarely found this nice. Deep dark color!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $2450) Scott $2250 for 95) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo     $1995

         476    o           185    XF, wide margins and nicely balanced, deep color, fault free ........................................................................ $30

         477    *           185    VF, expertly regummed, appears as OG LH, gorgeous color, (Scott $155 for VF with no gum)...........        $125

         478    **         185    VF OG NH, well balanced and extremely fresh with gorgeous color on clean fresh

                                           paper. Rare in NH. (Scott $1400) w/1987 & 1997 PF Certificates  ............................ Enlarged Photo     $1195

         479    o           186    VF, fancy numeral “6” in 3 ring target cancel, bright and fresh ...................................................................... $30

         480    *           186    VF OG LH, wide margins, rich color (Scott $900) w/1989 & 2020 PSE Certificate ..... Enlarged Photo     $795

         481    *GC     186    VF-XF OG LH, about as nice as this issue comes and fresh as the day it was printed!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $1200 for 85 grade, SMQ at $1300) w/2019 PSAG Cert .. Enlarged Photo     $1195

         483    o           188    XF, beautifully centered with large margins (Scott $30 VF, $130 for XF)..................................................... $50

         484    o           188    XF+ JUMBO , fancy cancel..................................................................................................................................... $65

         485    o           188    XF, large margins with a sock on the nose BLUE Target cancel, (Scott $130 for XF)............................... $75

         486    o           188    XF, extremely light and scarce PURPLE cancel, difficult to find this choice................................................ $75   

         487    *           188    F-VF, expertly regummed, appears OG never hinged, (Scott $650 for no gum)............................................        $150

         490    **GC  189    XF-S OG NH but (Graded only XF 90). Very large balanced margins with not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (SMQ $2650 for 90) Post office fresh w/2020 PF Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo     $2495

         491    o           190    Almost VF, face-free cancel, (Scott $90).................................................................................................................... $50 

         492    o           190    XF, large margins with a fairly light cancel, w/2020 PSAG Certificate ......................................................        $150

         493    oGC     190    XF, beautifully centered with unusually huge margins for this issue!!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $375) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............................................................................        $200

         494    o           190    XF, neat cancel with large margins (SMQ $375) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ................... Enlarged Photo        $250

         495    o           190    XF, large margins with a face-free cancel, (Scott $250 for XF) 2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo        $275

         496    oGC     190    XF-S, huge JUMBO margins. Nice cancel on bright white margins! (Graded XF 90J)

                                            (SMQ $500) only 7 share this grade, only 3 JUMBOS higher, w/2006 PSE................... Enlarged Photo        $450

         497    *GC     190    VF-XF OG LH (XF for this issue!) Beautifully centered on clean fresh paper.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1350) w/2019 PSAG Certificate….  scarce this nice!...... Enlarged Photo        $950

         498    *           190    VF-XF OG LH with very large margins. Post office fresh with rich color ad

                                            detailed impression, (Scott $1125 for VF-XF) with both 1978 & 2000 PFC .................. Enlarged Photo        $995