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         LOT#                                                                 DESCRIPTION  

 

              1    o          9X1    VF, Lovely RED SQUARE GRID cancel on clean bright white paper.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (Scott $575 w/red square cancel) w/2018 PF Certificate ....................... Enlarged Photo         $450 

              2    o        9X1a    VF-XF, signed ACM, AC connected, position 5 with manuscript

                                            penstroke cancels, extremely fresh (Graded VF-XF 85) w/2020 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo        $550

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

                                            (Scott $900) fault free w/2004 PF Certificate......................................................................... Enlarged Photo        $799 

              4    *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     $1395

              5    *GC  10X1    XF OG LH, lower right corner margin copy (Graded XF 90) with 2006 PFC

                                            and w/2011 PSE Certificates (90).........................................................................................................................        $695

              6    *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        $750

              7    **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     $850

 

                                                                                              1847 First ISSUES 

 

              8    o               1    VF, very light red cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $350) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..................................        $275

              9    oGC         1    VF-XF, large margins (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $500) 1982 PFC & 2008 PSE Certificate.................        $350

           12    oGC         1    XF-S, a magnificent example with very huge margins (bottom looks like sheet margin copy)

                                            Neat light RED 7 bar grid cancel (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1400) only 13 ever grading

                                            higher Worthy of the finest collection, with a 2019 PSE Certificate ............................ Enlarged Photo     $1295

           13    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 .. (Inside BACK COVER)    $4295

           14    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          $895       

           15    o             1b   VF, light BLUE cancel, rich color (Scott $765 w/blue cancel) w/2015 PF Certificate                  .                    $325

           16    o             1b    VF, light RED GRID cancel, nice 4 margin copy (Scott $725) w/2018 PSE Certificate ..........................        $375

           17    o             1b    VF, lovely light BLUE and RED cancels, (Scott $875) w/2019 PSE Certificate .......... Enlarged Photo        $595 

           18    o               2    VF deep circular BLUE GRID cancel, fault free (Scott $825) w/2019 PSE Certificate ..........................        $695

           23    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     $1375

           24    oGC         2    XF, very light RED cancel, nearly face-free.  Nicely balanced stamp on clean

                                            fresh paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $1600) w/2017 PF Certificate ............................... Enlarged Photo     $1395

           25    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     $1395 

 

1875 Re-issues of 1847

 

           28    *GC         3    XF, unused, no gum as issued (Graded XF 90) (Scott $1250 for 90) 2019 PFC Cert .... Enlarged Photo       $995

           29    *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 FRONT COVER)    $2895

           30    *GC         4    VF, unused, no gum as issued. Very fresh (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $1150) w/2019 PSE. Enlarged Photo     $1100

           31    *               4    VF-XF, unused, no gum as issued, Extremely fresh (Scott $1250 VF-XF) w/2019 PSE. Enlarged Photo .    $1150

 

1851-57 ISSUES

 

           33    oGC         6    VF, a truly scarce stamp with deep intense color large margins and a face-free cancel!!    

                                            (Graded VF 80) This is the only graded 80 with only 15 ever graded higher. Doubt that many

                                            have a face free cancel! (SMQ $11,000) 1984 PFC & 2019 PSE Certificate……(FRONT COVER) $10,000

           34    o               7    VF-XF, extremely light face-free cancel, choice, fault free ................................................................................ $80

           35    o               7    VF-XF but (Graded VF 80) light face-free cancel looks unused! w/2019 PSAG Certificate ..........        $125

           37    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.Enlarged Photo    $275 

           38    *               7    Nearly VF OG LH, bright and fresh with rich color, closer at top, fault free (Scott $1000)....................        $399 

           39    *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     $8500

           41    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

           43    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)...... (Inside BACK COVER)    $7995

           44    o               9    VF-XF, very well centered, nice margins and a face free black grid cancel, (Scott $140 for VF-XF)............... $75 

           45    oGC         9    XF, light cancel (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $200) w/2010 PSE Certificate ....................................................        $195

           46    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 ..................................................        $250

           48    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    $395

           49    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        $450

           50    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) .................. (Inside BACK COVER)    $1150

           51    *               9    VF, unused, no gum, gorgeous color and extremely fresh (Scott $240 for no gum) w/1994 PSE cert...      $195   

           52    *               9    Almost VF OG (hinged), bright and fresh (Scott $725) ................................................................................        $395

           53    *               9    VF OG VLH, bright and fresh, (Scott $725) w/2002 PF Certificate ............................... Enlarged Photo        $595

           54    *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     $1495

           55    o             10    VF black circular date cancel (Minersville, PA) fault free (Scott $145)................................................................ $65  

           58    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.      $225

           59    o          11A    VF, light cds cancel, rich color.................................................................................................................................. $25

           60    o          11A    VF, light and pretty BLUE town cancel.................................................................................................................. $35

           61    o          11A    VF, this is the scarcer “Gents” instead of cents variety. (Scott $55) ................................................................. $60 

           63    oGC    11A    SUPERB , a magnificent example with a neat Philadelphia town cancel. Large margins all

                                            around. (Graded GEM 100) (SMQ $1000) only 3 graded higher, w/2008 PSE......... Enlarged Photo        $950

           64    *          11A    VF OG VLH, looks never hinged at first glance, bright and fresh (Scott $250 for VF)............................        $160

           65    *          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................        $495  

           66    o             12    XF, lightly canceled, trivial corner crease seen only in fluid, extremely fresh (Scott $700 for VF).........        $350 

           67    o             12    VF, neat black New Orleans town cancel, extremely fresh, rich color, (Scott $700).................................        $425

           68    o             12    VF+, very light RED and BLACK cancels. Nicely balanced and very fresh.

                                            (Scott $875 w/red cancel) fault free w/2018 PSE Certificate ....................................................................        $499

           69    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        $699 

           70    o             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        $750

           71    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 FRONT COVER)    $1195

           72    o             13    XF, a left side corner margin copy, light virtually face-free town cancel.

                                            Extremely fresh in fault free in all respects, w/1999 PF Certificate ............................. Enlarged Photo         $995   

           73    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    o             14    VF, deep rich color with a neat black cancel, fault free (Scott $140)..................................................................... $85

           75    o             14    VF, very light face-free cancel (Scott $140)....................................................................................................        $100

           76    o             14    VF-XF, extremely light cancel with rich color. Shows portion of adjacent stamp

                                            at right! (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $200) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ....................................................        $175

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

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

           79    *             14    Fine, unused, no gum, deep color, fault free (Scott $1800) 1991 PFC and 2013 Weiss Certificates...       $550

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

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $350) w/1983, 2014 & 2019 PF Certificates .....................................................        $299

           84    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        $325 

           85    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        $550

           86    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         $795

           89    o             16    VF, very light cancel, fault free, fresh, (Scott $1600)........................................................................................        $995    

           91    oGC       16    SUPERB, a truly remarkable stamp with its HUGE margins, light cancel and rich color.

                                            This is also the much scarcer recut at top and bottom ($550 premium) Neat San Francisco

                                            circular datestamp. (Graded SUPERB 98) ex-Kirke collection. (SMQ $13,500 + $500 for the

                                            recut variety) Only 1 shares this grade and it is the HIGHEST GRADE ever awarded by the PSE

                                            Destined for the finest collection, 1989 PFC & 2014 PSE Cert(98)……(see Inside BACK COVER) .$11,995

           93    oGC       17    VF, light BLUE cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $265 w/blue) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ........................        $225  

           94    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......... (FRONT COVER)    $2495     

           97    *GC       18    VF OG LH, beautifully centered with gorgeous color on clean bright white paper.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (Scott $2100 for VF 80) 1992 PFC, 2003 PSE & 2017 PSAG Certs.. Enlarged Photo . $1950

           98    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 ...........................................................     $2495

           99    o             19    F-VF, light face-free cancel with rich color. Rarely found this well centered. Few trivial nibbed

                                            perfs at bottom (not mentioned on 1980 cert) (Scott $10,500 F-VF, $9000 for Fine)  ..... Enlarged Photo     $3995

         102    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     $2095

         103    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     $2495

         104    *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 FRONT COVER)  .  $5995

         105    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     $850

         106    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     $1495

         107    *             22    VF OG VLH, beautifully centered with deep rich color and proof-like impression .

                                            Fault free in all respects (Scott $2200)  w/2016 PF Certificate ........................................ Enlarged Photo     $1495

         108    o             23    VF, very light face-free cancel on clean white paper, (Scott $1200) 1983 & 2014 PFC. Enlarged Photo      $895

         109    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        $950

         110    oGC       23    VF, this is the scarcer “double transfer at bottom” variety ($250 premium) Fresh

                                            with a very light cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $950) 2000 PSE & 2006 & 2020 PFC. Enlarged Photo    $950

         111    o             23    VF-XF, pretty BLUE town cancel,  extremely fresh w/1989 PF Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo     $1050

         115    oGC       24    XF-S, beautifully centered with a very light cancel. (Graded XF-S 95)

                                            Scott $700 for 95 grade (SMQ $825) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .................................... Enlarged Photo   .     $399   

         116    **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        $595

         118    o             25    XF, nearly face free cancel, beautifully centered, small thin not seen from front, (Scott $240 for VF).... $75 

         120    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         $995

         121    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     $1250   

         122    *             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        $750

         124    *             26    XF OG (HR) gorgeous color and rarely found this well centered, fault free (Scott $125 for XF)...................... $50 

         125    **GC     26    XF OG NH, immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. A very rare stamp to find this well

                                            centered and NEVER HINGED! (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $625) w/Dec 31, 2019 PFC  .. Enlarged Photo.     $499

         127    oGC    26A    VF-XF, brownish-carmine shade (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $260 for 85) w/2020 PSAG Certificate   ...     $250

         128    oGC    26A    XF-S, a magnificent example with a neat June c.d.s. town cancel. Beautifully centered!!

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1475) (Scott $1400 for 95) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ......... Enlarged Photo     $1295

         129    o             27    Fine, black town cancel, fresh and fault free in all respects, (Scott $1450 for VF, Fine at $575)...............        $395    

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

                                            white paper. (SMQ $5150) (Scott $4750 for 90) w/2020 PSAG Certificate.... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $4750

         133    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    $995

         134    oGC       29    VF, lightly canceled with nice full perfs (Graded VF 80) w/2019 Crowe Certificate

                                            (he was the former head grader at the Philatelic Foundation for years.) (Scott $375) ... Enlarged Photo  .   $350

         137    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     $1750 

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

                                            issued! (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott valued 85 grade at $2000) w/2016 PF Certificate .. Enlarged Photo $1795

         141    *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…..(Inside BACK COVER)....     $6500

         145    oGC       32    VF-XF, lightly canceled (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $275 for 85) w/2020 PSAG Cert. Enlarged Pho...        $275

         147    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

         148    *             32    Fine+, full OG, small HR, extremely fresh, fault free (Scott $5750) w/1996 PSE Certificate   ..................     $1395

         150    o             34    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light “Paid in circleface free cancellation.

                                            Hard to find this nice and fault free, (Scott $2100+ for VF), w/2019 PF Certificate ... Enlarged Photo     $1995

         152    oGC       35    XF, wide margins with a RED GRID cancel (Graded XF 90) w/2020 PSE Certificate (SMQ $225+)../..       $175

         158    oGC       36    XF, neat light black town cancel and a small part of a RED transit cancel at bottom.

                                            The design perfectly framed (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $950) w/2019 PSAG Certificate.. Enlarged Photo   $850

         160    oGC    36B    VF-XF, deep dark intense black color (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $400) 2019 PSAG . Enlarged Photo        $350

         161    oGC    36B    XF, beautifully centered, hard stamp to find this well centered. Deep color and

                                            impression. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $775) only 18 graded higher, w/2008 PSE........... Enlarged Photo        $750

         162    *          36B    XF, unused, no gum (Scott $325 for VF, $525 for XF) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ........ Enlarged Photo        $299

         163    *          36B    VF, full OG, hinged, small pencil writing on gum, deep color, (Scott $700) w/1989 PFC..........................        $495

.........164....*GC ....36B ...XF OG LH, beautifully centered with deeply etched prooflike impression.

..........................................(Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1200) w/2020 PSE Certificate(hard to find this nice)............................ ..................$995

         165    o             37    XF, pretty RED NUMERAL cancel, tiny thin seen in fluid only! (Scott $440)...........................................        $150

         168    *             37    VF, full OG, hinged but no hinge remnants, fault free (Scott $1450) w/2013 PFC.......... Enlarged Photo        $750

         169    *             37    VF OG VLH, post office fresh (Scott $1450) fault free w/2019 PF Certificate   ............ Enlarged Photo    .    $995

         174    *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     $2795

         175    *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 .................................... (Inside BACK COVER)    $4250

         177    *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 ........ (Inside BACK COVER)    $3500

 

1875 Reprints of the 1857-61 Issue

 

         179    *             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         $625

         180    *GC       40    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85) unused, no gum as issued (SMQ $750) 2019 PSE.. Enlarged Photo        $695

 

                                                                                                1861-62 ISSUES

 

         183    o             63    XF, fancy cancel, gorgeous color on clean white paper, (Scott $140 for XF)..................................................... $40

         185    oGC       63    XF, beautifully centered with a sock on the nose bulls-eye cancel, Strong color on clean white

                                            margins. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $160) (Scott $150 for 90 grade) w/2004 & 2019 PFC.........................        $125

         187    *             63    F-VF OG (hinged) bright and fresh, (Scott $275 for VF, $170 for F-VF)).............................................................. $95

         193    o             67    F-VF, nicely centered, strong color with a neat bulls-eye cancel, (Scott $750 VF, $550 F-VF)...............        $250

         194    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 ............................................................        $650

         195    oGC       67    VF, light BLUE cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $780 w/blue cancel)1991 & 2019 PFC Enlarged Photo     $700

         196    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        $800

         198    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     $1295

          199    oGC     67b    XF, beautifully centered with a pretty RED GRID cancel. This is the very scarce

                                            olive yellow shade. Extremely fresh with nice full even perforations.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $6500) Only 1 shares this grade with four higher

                                            at 90 grade. with a new 2020 PSE Certificate ......................................................... (see FRONT COVER)    $6500

         202    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.      $275

         204    *             69    Fine+. unused, no gum, very fresh, (Scott $675 for VF no gum, $475 for Fine no gum).............................        $199

         205    oGC       70    VF, neat back grid cancels and deep vivid color (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $350) 2019 PSAG Certificate       $250

         206    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  .................... Enlarged Photo        $495

         207    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        $495

         208    oGC       70    XF, a spectacular example with deep rich color highlighted by it’s pretty BLUE cancel.

                                            (Graded XF 90)  (SMQ $900 + $25 for blue cancel=$925) 2011 PFC & 2012 PSE(90) Enlarged Photo      $795

         209    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)...... (Inside BACK COVER) ..   $3895

         211    oGC     70a    VF-XF. beautifully centered with a fancy geometric cancel! Nice brown-lilac shade on

                                            bright white paper. (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $525 for 85) w/2019 PSAG Certificate   ......................        $350

         212    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     $350

         213    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        $400 

         214    o           70b    Fine+, black cancel, good color, fresh, (Scott $850 for VF).............................................................................        $150

         215    o           70b    Almost VF . steel blue shade wiht a neat face free partial

                                            “PAID” in BOXED cancel. (Scott $850+) fault free w/1992 PF Certificate ............................................        $325

         216    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      $650

         217    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        $850

         218    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     $1150

         219    *           70b    F-VF, unused, no gum  a very scarce stamp to obtain in unused fault free condition as

                                            this. (Scott $6250 for VF no gum, $4100 for F-VF no gum) w/2018 PSE Certificate ... Enlarged Photo..     $1995

         220    o           70c    Fine+, neat town cancel, expertly reperfed at right (Scott $2250) w/19890 PF Certificate .......................        $499

         221    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     $1495

         222    o             71    VF-XF, a very pretty stamp with it’s bold BLUE Cincinnati July 14th cancel, fault free ...........................        $250

         224    o             72    VF, light cancel leaving the design prominently displayed, fault free (Scott $575)......................................        $350

         225    o             72    VF-XF, bright color, (Scott $575 for VF, $875 for VF-XF) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .................................        $450

         226    oGC       72    XF for this but (Graded VF-XF 85), Beautifully centered with a very light cancel. Hard

                                            to get light cancels on this issue. (SMQ $900) (Scott $875 for 85) w/2019 PFC.............. Enlarged Photo       $795  

 

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         228    o             73    VF-XF. beautifully centered with a neat partial target cancel (Scott $55 VF, $100 VF-XF) .................................. $40

         229    o             73    XF, neat circle of wedges, fault free in all respects.................................................................................................... $75

         230    o             73    XF, lovely bold BLUE GRID cancel, well balanced, w/1988 PF Certificate ..............................................        $175

         231    o             73    XF, be with an extremely light cancel on clean white paper, fault free and choice.......................................        $195

         233    *GC       73    VF+ OG LH, well centered (Graded VF 80) I feel it is a little undergraded. Sharp

                                            impression and nice full perfs all around (SMQ $400 for 80) w/2020 PSAG Certificate Enlarged Photo      $350

         235    *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 this grade. It is the HIGHEST EVER GRADED by PSE (SMQ $3000) (BACK COVER)....    $2895

         238    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 .............................. (see Inside BACK COVER)    $3795

         240    oGC       76    XF-S but looks perfectly centered. Deep intense brown shade with a light neat postmark.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) Scott values XF 90 at $1400 (SMQ also $1400) For comparison the

                                            PSE has only graded 14 at 95 and 2 higher! Choice w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo     $1195

         241    *             76    VF, unused, no gum, bright and fresh fault free (Scott $525) w/1996 APS Certificate  ............................        $395

         243    *             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   .     $895   

         244    o             78    F-VF, rich color with a fancy San Francisco “cogwheel” cancel, fault free (Scott $400).................................... $99

         245    o             78    Nearly VF with a light cancel (VF for this issue) very fresh, (Scott $400) fault free ..................................        $150

         246    o             78    Nearly VF with a very light cancel, fault free (Scott $400)..............................................................................        $200 

         247    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     $595  

         248    *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     $850

         249    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 ......................        $295

         250    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     $595         

 

1867 GRILLS

 

         252    o             83    XF, neat circle of wedges cancel with bright color, (Scott $1100 VF, $2750 XF)

                                            Lily white paper and full perforations, w/2020 PSAG Certificate .................................. Enlarged Photo     $1195 

         253    *             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     $4995

         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     $1295   

         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 ............................. (see Inside BACK COVER)   $2495

         260    o          85B    F-VF, very fancy cancel!! Fault free in all respects (Scott $1100) w/2020 PF Certificate ........................        $650   

         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      $850

         262    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)............... (see BACK COVER)   $9,500

         266    o             87    VF-XF, light quartered cork cancel, (Scott $310 for VF-XF) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ............................        $295

         267    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        $350

         268    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      $550

         269    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 FRONT COVER)    $1750

         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     $1495

         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 FRONT COVER)    $2500

         272    *             89    VF, expertly regummed with large margins, (Scott $2000 for VF no gum)......................................................        $895

         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   .  $3995

         277    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        $650

         278    o             92    XF-S, beautifully centered, looks superb but (Graded XF 90) Light partial circle of

                                            wedges fancy cancel (Scott $1200 for XF 90) (SMQ $1250)  2019 PSAG Certificate .. Enlarged Photo     $1050

         280    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 ........... Enlarged Photo        $250

         281    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)    $2295

         282    *             93    XF, full OG with light thinning at upper left, a real “good looker” (Scott $450 for VF)..............................        $150

         285    *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 BACK COVER)… $11,500

         286    o             96    VF-XF, deep dark shade with a sock on the nose bullseye cancel, w/2019 PSE Certificate ..................        $175

         288    *             96    F-VF with full OG, small HR at top, rich color and fault free (Scott $2500) w/1983 PFC...........................        $895

         289    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       $450

         290    o             97    XF, extremely light BLUE cancel, beautifully centered 1993 PSE Cert, 2019 PFC ..... Enlarged Photo      $550

         291    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        $995     

         292    *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     $1495

         293    o             98    VF with a “sock-on-the nose  black bulls-eye cancel, extremely fresh, (Scott $275 for VF) ...................        $140

         294    o             98    VF, very light cancel, fresh and fault free (Scott $275)....................................................................................        $199

         296    o             99    Fine, light cancel, fault free, very fresh, rare stamp, (Scott $1500 VF, $575 for Fine)..................................        $250

      ...297.    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  .....................................................................................     $1995

      297A    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) …...…(FRONT COVER)  $10,500

 

                                                                                                    1875 RE ISSUE

 

         300    *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..... (FRONT COVER)      $3495

 

                                                                                         1869 PICTORIAL ISSUES

 

         302    o           112    VF+, light face-free cancel, rich color, fault free (Scott $130 VF, $195 VF-XF).................................................... $99

         303    oGC     112    VF-XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) 2019 PFC        $199

         304    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        $325

         307    o           113    VF with a nice 4 ring black target cancel, extremely fresh ..................................................................................... $75

         309    o           113    XF, nice BLUE target cancel, large margins...................................................................................................        $110

         310    oGC     113    XF to me but (Graded VF-XF 85) horse-free cancel (Scott $135 for 85) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ...        $125

         311    o           113    XF, lovely black circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $275 for XF) fresh w/Dec 31, 2019 PFC......................        $175  

         312    o           113    XF, beautifully centered with a “rider free” cancel on white paper, w/2020 PSAG Certificate .............        $250

         313    *           113    F-VF OG, hinged but no hinge remnants, extremely fresh (Scott $500) w/1987 PF Certificate  .............        $250

         315    *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     $1050

         316    *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   $1350

         321    o           115    VF-XF with a light RED cancel, (Scott $275 for VF, $265 for VF-XF w/red) w/2019 PF Certificate .......        $199

         322    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 Enlarged Photo    $290

         323    o           115    VF-XF+ (XF for this) light face-free cancel, w/2001 APS Certificate .............................. Enlarged Photo      $350

         324    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         $500

         326    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   $1750

         327    *GC     115    VF OG LH, gorgeous color on lily white paper an nice full perforations.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $2800) (Scott $2500 for 80) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............. Enlarged Photo     $2395

         328    o           116    VF, neat  black fancy cork cancel  (Scott $110) w/Dec 31, 2019 PFC Certificate .............................................. $95

         329    oGC     116    VF-XF,  with a fancy 3-ring target cancel. (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $275) w/2019 PSAG Certificate       $150  

         330    oGC     116    XF, neat fancy “rosette” cancel, strong color (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425) 2007 PFC & 2008 PSE(90)       $275

         331    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        $350

         332    *GC     116    VF-XF, unused, no gum, intense deep color (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $950) w/2020 PSE Cert.............        $795

         334    *GC     116    VF OG LH, brilliant deep vivid orange shade with very large margins all around.

                                            Fault free in all respects, (Scott $1850) w/2000 & 2017 PF Certificates .......................... Enlarged Photo     $1750

         335    *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     $2495

         338    o           117    VF with a pretty RED circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $280) w/1988 PF Certificate ...................................        $180 

         339    oGC     117    XF, beautifully centered with large balanced margins. Rich bright color on very fresh

                                            clean paper. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $400) w/2018 PF Certificate .................................... Enlarged Photo       $299

         340    oGC     117    XF-S, very large and perfectly centered margins. Deep rich color with a fancy circle

                                            of wedges cancel! (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $950) (Scott $775) w/1989 & 2019 PFC.. Enlarged Photo     .    $575

         341    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    .    $599

         343    o           118    VF, nice “circle of V’s” cancellation, deep dark color, (Scott $800) ................................................................        $350

         344    o           118    VF, bold BLUE cancel, (Scott $875) fault free, a very pretty stamp! w/2016 PF Certificate .................. ..       $450

         345    oGC     118    XF for this with deep rich colors and a very light cancel. Large margins also!!

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $1150) 2019 Crowe Certificate (former head grader at PF) Enlarged Phot....      $895

         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       $995

         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    *           118    VF, unused, no gum, brilliant colors, fault free (Scott $3250 for no gum) 1984 PFC...... Enlarged Photo....    $1195

         349    o           119    VF, light cancel with deep intense colors and large margins. Black cancel and a trace of

                                            a red cancel at lower left. (Graded VF 80) w/1987 & 2020 PF Certificate    .............................................        $225

         350    o           119    VF-XF, light cancel and deep vivid colors, (Scott $275 for VF-XF) w/2001 PSE Certificate  ....................        $250

         353    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       $450 

         354    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        $995

         357    *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     $2100

         358    *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    $6400

         359    o           121    VF, gorgeous color with a neat circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $375) w/1989 PFC...................................        $275  

         360    oGC     121    VF-XF, circle of wedges cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $900) w/2018 PF Cert. .... Enlarged Photo        $450

         361    oGC     121    XF but (Graded VF-XF 85) light cancel (SMQ $900 for 85) 2012 PSE & 2019 PSAG Enlarged Photo        $550

         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      $995

         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    $1195

         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     $2795

         365    *           121    F-VF, unused, no gum, brilliant colors, white paper and very fresh, (Scott $1450 for no gum).................        $650

         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     $1295

         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    $2350

         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)1984 & 2019 PFC............. Enlarged Photo     $2795

         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............. (see BACK COVER)    $2995  

 

                                                                                                  1875 RE-ISSUES

 

         371    o           123    XF, light face-free cancel, expertly reperfed at left (would fool most people) (Scott $425)........................        $110

         372    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      $750

         373    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     $1595

         374    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     $1695

         375    *           124    Nearly VF, cert says” disturbed original gum” but looks decent, (Scott $600) w/2019 PSE Certificate. .       $350  

         376    *           124    VF-XF OG, hinged but no hinge remnants extremely fresh, (Scott $600) w/1979 & 1999 PFC...............  ..      $499

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

                                            clean fresh paper and large margins. Very fresh as only 1406 were ever sold. (Graded VF-XF 85) The

                                            PSE has only graded 5 at 85 and 5 higher, (95 being the best) 2019 PSAG  . (Inside FRONT 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  …. (see BACK COVER)...... $10,500

         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     $3995

         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     $3195

         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) ...... (see Inside BACK COVER)     $7250

         382    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   $1295

         383    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     $1295 

 

         385    *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) ........................... (see Inside BACK COVER)     $4795

         386    *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     $5250  

         387    o           133    VF, neat face-free fancy cancel, (Scott $325 VF) .............................................................................................        $235

 

          1870-71 BANKNOTES (with grills)

 

         390    oGC     134    XF-S, a magnificent used single with near perfect centering and bright color. Light

                                            face-free cancel!  (Graded XF-S 95) Only 4 share this high grade and only four

                                            have ever graded higher. (SMQ $1500) w/2019 PSE Certificate ................... (Inside FRONT COVER)    $1495    

         393    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        $650

         394    *           135    F-VF OG LH, three large even margins, fresh, (Scott $1000) w/1989 PF Certificate  ..............................        $550

         395    *           136    Nearly VF OG  no hinge remnants deep vivid color, fresh, (Scott $575) w/1994 PF Certificate  ..........       $395

         398    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        $750

         399    o           138    VF, nice black 3 bar vertical cancel, rich color and fresh, (Scott $500)........................................................        $325

         400    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     $1495

         401    *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)..(FRONT COVER)...... $14,995

         405    o           141    F-VF, dark color, neat circle of wedges cancel, (Scott $1500) fresh w/2000 PSE Certificate ..................        $895    

 

            1870-71 BANKNOTES (no grills)  

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         408    *           145    VF-XF, regummed, beautifully centered with gorgeous color (Scott $310 for VF-XF w/no gum)............        $250  

         410    o           146    VF, very light BLUE cancel, bright and fresh ........................................................................................ no photo.. $19

         413    o           146    XF, very light face-free cancel with unusually large margins, (Scott $70 for XF)............................................... $40

         414    *           146    VF-XF, Disturbed OG, extremely fresh on the front side, (Scott $325 VF, $500 for VF-XF).......................        $250

         416    *GC     146    XF OG, previously hinged. Beautifully centered with gorgeous color and fairly large margins for

                                            this. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $800) hard to find this nice, 1986, 1996 & 2019 PFC(90). Enlarged Photo    $699

         419    oGC     148    XF, very light face-free cancel (Graded VF-XF 85) undergraded!! w/2010 PSE Certificate .......................... $75

         420    *           148    Fine OG LH, brilliant color and extremely fresh (Scott $900 for VF, $300 for Fine).......................................        $250

         422    oGC     149    XF-S, a magnificent example with a segmented cork face-free cancel. Gorgeous color!

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

         425    o           151    VF, strong color and nicely centered, fault free (Scott $210)..........................................................................        $125

         426    o           151    VF, well centered fresh with a fancy spokes cancel, (Scott $200)..................................................................        $150

         427    o           151    VF-XF, light face-free cancel, well centered, fresh and fault free (Scott $200 VF, $275 VF-XF)...............        $180

         429    oGC     152    XF, beautifully centered with very large margins and a light neat face-free cancel .

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) under-graded with 1986 & 2000 PFC & w/2020 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo    $325

         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       $425

         431    *           152    VF OG LH, a very scarce stamp to obtain well centered and fault free as this!

                                            Deep intense orange color with nice full even perforations all around. Scott

                                            values VF @ $3500. very choice, w/2019 PSE Certificate ........................................... (FRONT COVER)    $3500  

         432    o           153    VF-XF, circle of V’s cancel, nice color, fresh, (Scott $210)  ............................................................................        $125

         434    o           153    XF, this has a most wonderful fancy New York STAR in Circle of Triangles!!!

                                            (Weiss ST-MP4 cancel) Fault free with 1988 PF Certificate, one of a kind! ................ Enlarged Photo        $300

         437    *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

                                            copy I have ever offered on this issue, w/1993 PFC & 2003 PSE Certificate(95)....... Enlarged Photo     $7800

         438    o           154    VF, deep rich black shade with an fairly light cancel, (Scott $275) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .................        $250

         440    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

         443    o           155    F-VF+, face free cancel, bright and fresh on clean fresh paper, (Scott $325)................................................        $110

         446    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 ........... Enlarged Photo     $1395   

               

                                                                                                1873 BANKNOTES

                                                                          CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY

 

         449    *           156    Almost VF, full OG with small hinge remnant, fresh on front and deep color, (Scott $200)............................. $75

         451    o           158    XF, beautifully centered with a light face-free cancel ........................................................................ no photo $18

         454    *GC     158    VF OG VLH, extremely fresh, (Graded VF 80) (Scott $110) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ................................. $75

         455    *           158    VF-XF OG, hinged, almost LH, no HR, very large margins and great color! (Scott $170 for VF-XF)...        $150

         460    *GC     159    VF-XF OG LH, post office fresh with bright color on clean fresh paper. (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            (Scott $600 for 85 grade) The PF has only graded 4 at 85 and 7 higher, w/2019 PSAG Enlarged Photo  $550 

         462    *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

         469    *GC     161    XF-S OG LH, a truly amazing example, near perfect centering within large margins. Gorgeous

                                            color on full even perfs. (Graded XF-S 95) Only 3 share this high grade with only 5 ever graded

                                            higher. Finest I’ve ever offered! (SMQ $4500) w/2019 PSE Certificate...................... Enlarged Photo     $3895

         470    o           162    VF-XF NH, deep color with a fancy New York Foreign Mail cancel, w/2008 PSE Certificate ............        $175

         473    o           163    VF, geometric black cancel (Graded VF 80) (Scott $150) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ...........................       $125  

         476    o           165    F-VF, very light face-free cancel , extremely fresh, (Scott $135 VF, $82.50 F-VF)........................................... $50  

         477    o           165    F-VF fancy “grid of diamonds” cancel, extremely fresh (Scott $135+) ........................................................... $50

         478    o           165    VF, nicely centered, extremely fresh (Scott $135)................................................................................................. $60 

         479    o           165    VF, with 3 JUMBO even margins, extremely fresh (Scott $135)......................................................................... $75

         480    o           165    VF, with a very light PURPLE cancel, (Scott $145 w/purple cancel) fault free .....................................        $125

         482    o           166    VF, large margins, rich color, nice duplex cancel, (Scott $275)..................................................................        $180

 

                                                                             1879 AMERICAN  BANK NOTE COMPANY

                                                                                                   (soft porous paper)

               

 

         487    *           179    F-VF OG, deep dark intense color, extremely fresh, (Scott $700 for VF, $450 for F-VF).........................        $225   

         488    *           179    Almost, full OG but hinged many times, still very fresh on the front side, (Scott $700).........................

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $900 for 85 grade, w/1997 & 2009 PF Certificates(85) .Enlarged Photo      $850

         490    o           182    VF-XF JUMBO, target cancel................................................................................................................. no photo $14

         495    *           183    VF OG VLH, bright and fresh (Scott $100) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............................................................   $75

         498    **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     $1495

         499    oGC     184    XF JUMBO , fancy negative numeral “12” cancel (Graded XF 90J) w/2020 PSE Certificate (SMQ $75)    $60

         505    o           185    VF-XF, beautifully centered with large margins and with a fancy BLUE dot in target cancel......................... $25

         506    o           185    XF, wide margins and nicely balanced, deep color, fault free .............................................................................. $35

         507    oGC     185    XF huge JUMBO (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $175) w/2020 PSAG Certificate  very scarce this nice!....        $120

         508    *           185    Nearly VF, unused, no gum, three very large and balanced margins, (Scott $155 for VF no gum)................. $50

         509    *           185    VF, expertly regummed, appears as OG LH, gorgeous color, (Scott $155 for VF with no gum)...............        $140

         510    *GC     185    XF-S, unused, no gum, gorgeous color with large margins on clean white paper.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $275) choice with w/2019 PSE Certificate ......................................................        $275

         511    **         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     $1250

         514    *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  .  $1250

         516    o           188    XF, beautifully centered with large margins (Scott $30 VF, $130 for XF)............................................................ $60

         517    o           188    XF+ JUMBO , fancy cancel........................................................................................................................................ $75

         519    *           188    F-VF, expertly regummed , appears OG never hinged, (Scott $650 for no gum).........................................        $175

         520    *           188    VF, unused, no gum, large margins, extremely fresh (Scott $650 for no gum)............................................        $450

         521    *           189    VF OG LH, bright color and post office fresh on lily white paper, (Scott $180).........................................        $150  

         524    o           190    XF, large margins with a fairly light cancel, w/2020 PSAG Certificate .....................................................        $175

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

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $375) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ............................................................................        $225

         526    o           190    XF, neat cancel with large margins (SMQ $375) w/2019 PSAG Certificate ................... Enlarged Photo       $275

         527    oGC     190    XF-S, very large margins for this issue (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $825) 2011 PSAG .... Enlarged Photo       $425

 

         529    *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     $995