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         LOT#                                                                 DESCRIPTION  

                   

POSTAGE DUES

1879 ISSUE  (Unwatermarked)

 

       1889    o              J1    XF, beautifully centered (Scott $16.50 VF-XF, $26 for XF)............................................................. no photo $14  

       1890    **GC     J2    XF-S+ OG NH, a truly phenomenal example with huge margins and radiant color on

                                            bright paper. (Graded XF 95 XQ) XQ designation is reserved for stamps of extraordinary quality)

                                            Very scarce in this grade, for comparison the PSE has only graded two copies at 95

                                            and none higher. Scott $3000 for normal 95 (SMQ $3300 for 95 only). Accompanied

                                            by three certificates:  w/1994, 2005 & 2015 PF Certificates .............................................. Enlarged Photo    $2495

       1891    *              J3    VF-XF OG LH, very well centered and post office fresh , fault free (Scott $100 VF, $130 VF-XF)........ $99    

       1892    **            J3    F-VF OG NH, bright and fresh,  scarce in never hinged!! (Scott $280) w/2017 PSE Certificate  ...........        $235

       1893    o              J5    VF-XF, neat cancel with large margins, extremely fresh (Scott $77.50 for VF-XF) hard to obtain!......... $65

       1895    *GC        J5    VF+ OG VLH , huge JUMBO. A truly elusive stamp as I have not offered one this nice

                                            in over 20 years! (Graded VF 80) (Scott $900) way undervalued !!! with 2009 PFC...... Enlarged Photo        $995

       1896    *GC        J6    VF-XF OG LH (Graded VF 80) (Scott $350) w/1993 & 2018 PF Certificates   .......................................        $250

       1898    *              J7    F-VF OG LH, huge margin at right! post office fresh and fault free (Scott $600) ........................................        $199

       1899    *GC        J7    VF OG LH, (Graded VF 80) well centered, extremely fresh. Scarce as this is the only

                                            graded VF 80 with only 4 grading higher (only 1 NH) (Scott $600) 2019 PSE Cert. ..... Enlarged Photo        $525

 

                                                                               1884 ISSUE  (Unwatermarked)\

 

       1900    *           J16    VF OG hinged but no hinge remnants, bright and fresh (Scott $80) copy of 2016 PFC for a block/10.... $55

       1902    *GC     J18    XF OG VLH, beautifully centered and fresh as the day it was issued!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SM $850) 2 share this grade, only 7 higher, w/2009 PSE Certificate Enlarged Photo        $795

       1903    o           J19    XF, very light purple cancel, very scarce in this condition, (Scott $70+ for XF) fault free......................... $75

       1904    *           J19    VF+ OG, hinged but no hinge remnants, three large margins, (Scott $550) w/2020 PF Certificate ........        $450 

       1905    *GC     J19    VF-XF+ OG LH (XF for this issue). Beautifully centered with large margins and rich color.

                                            (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $650) Only 1 shares this grade with 7 higher, w/2019 PSE. Enlarged Photo        $625

       1906    *           J20    VF-XF OG (hinged), beautifully centered and very fresh, (Scott $190 VF, $220 VF-XF)..........................        $135

       1909    **         J21    VF OG NH, beautifully centered with large margins. Immaculate gum, not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. w/1996 PFC and w/1989 & 1996 PSE Certificates (Scott $3750)............. Enlarged Photo     $2995

 

                                                  NOTE: From this point on all stamps have OG unless otherwise stated.

 

                                                                                      1891 ISSUE  (Unwatermarked)

 

       1910    **         J24    Nearly VF NH, bright and fresh (Scott $180) ...................................................................................................... $99

       1912    **GC   J25    XF NH, beautifully centered with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded XF 90) Hard stamp to find this nice, (SMQ $600) 2003 PSE & 2020 PSAG .. Enlarged Photo        $599

       1913    *GC     J26    XF LH, JUMBO margins! (Graded XF 90J) (SMQ $275 for a normal 90, $450 for 95)

                                            This is the only 90J. 4 higher (only 1 is a Jumbo), w/2019 PSE Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo         $325

       1914    **         J26    VF NH, bright and fresh , no gum bends or skips (Scott $500) w/2018 PSAG Certificate .......................        $399

       1917    *GC     J27    VF-XF LH, large wide margins, fresh (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $700) 2019 PFC....... Enlarged Photo        $525

       1918    *           J28    VF OG LH, three large margins, extremely fresh (Scott $600) w/2018 PF Certificate .............................        $450

       1919    *GC     J28    VF-XF OG LH, beautifully centered (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott values 85 grade at $700)

                                            (SMQ also at $700) This is the only 85 graded by the PFC with only 4 ever graded

                                            higher. (only 2 NH graded higher) PSE none at 85 and 4 higher, w/2008 & 2020 PFC.. Enlarged Photo        $650

       1920    **         J28    VF NH, beautifully centered with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or 

                                            skip. A tough issue to obtain this nice. (Scott $1750) w/2003 PF Certificate .................. Enlarged Photo        $950

       1921    **GC   J28    XF NH, a spectacular example and very difficult to obtain this well centered.

                                            (Graded XF 90) with not a single gum bend or skip. Only 1 other shares this

                                            grade with only 25 graded higher (SMQ $2000) This has 3 certificates!

                                            w/2000 PF Certificate and w/2000 & 2008 PSE Certificates(90) .................................... Enlarged Photo     $1650

 

                                                                                 1894-95 ISSUES   (Unwatermarked)

 

       1925    **         J32    VF NH, extremely fresh, taken from a block/4, copy of block/4 enclosed, (Scott $240).............................        $150  

       1927    **         J33    F-VF NH. Deep shade with no gum bends or skips (Scott $575) extremely fresh .....................................        $190

       1928    *           J34    F-VF, previously hinged, no hinge remnants, very fresh, (Scott $300 VF, $170 F-VF)...............................        $139  

       1929    *           J35    Almost VF LH, deep shade, extremely fresh (Scott $350 VF, $200 for F-VF)..............................................        $159

       1930    **         J35    F-VF NH, extremely fresh, taken from a block/4, deep color, copy of 2008 PSE for block (Scott $1000)       $299

       1931    **         J35    VF LH, bright and fresh, no gum bends or skips (Scott $350).......................................................................        $199

       1932    **         J35    VF-XF NH, very wide and nicely balanced margins. Post office fresh with not a single gum

                                            bend or skip. (Scott $1000 VF, $1200 VF-XF) w/2000 PFC & 2006 PSE Certificates    Enlarged Photo      $750

       1933    **       J36b    VF-XF NH, well centered, bright color (Scott $1100 VF, $1225 VF-XF). Taken from

                                            a horizontal strip/3, this being the left stamp, color copy of 2011 PFC for strip/3   ........ Enlarged Photo        $850 

       1935    **         J37    F-VF NH, bright and fresh (Scott $4200 VF, $2500 for F-VF) rare in NH! w/2011 PF Certificate .......     $1795     

 

                                                                            1895-1897 ISSUE  (Double-line Watermarked)

 

       1936    **         J41    F-VF NH, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips (Scott $280 VF, $175 for F-VF).......................... $99

       1937    **         J41    VF NH, beautifully centered and extremely fresh, no gum bends or skips (Scott $280)......................        $175 

       1938    *GC     J41    XF-S LH, large margins. (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $270) w/2020 PSAG Certificate.... Enlarged Photo   $250

       1939    **         J42    F-VF NH, no gum bends or skips, extremely fresh (Scott $280)...................................................................... $80

       1940    *           J43    VF LH, well centered for this issue, (Scott $600) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ......................................        $350

       1941    *GC     J43    Nearly XF OG LH, beautifully centered and extremely fresh.  (Graded VF-XF 85)

                                            Scott values 85 grade at $675, This is the only graded 85 by the PF with 5 higher.

                                            PSE has only grade 2 at 85 and 10 higher. w/2019 PF Certificate ........................... Enlarged Photo        $595

  1943    *           J44    VF-XF LH, well centered with bright color! (Scott $375 VF, $450 VF-XF) 1991 PFC.. Enlarged Photo            $375 

 

                                                                                   1910-12 ISSUES  (single-line watermark)

 

       1944    **         J45    F-VF NH, fresh  taken from a block/4 , w/2018 PFC for block (Scott $115 VF, $75 for F-VF)................ $50

       1945    **         J45    VF-XF NH with left side imprint, extremely fresh with no gum bends or skips (Scott $160 VF-XF).......        $150  

       1946    **GC   J46    VF-XF NH PL# w/star, no gum bends or skips (Scott $115 VF, $160 VF-XF)  ..........................................        $125

       1947    **         J48    VF NH, large margins on three sides, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $275)..................................................        $150

       1948    **         J49    Almost VF NH, well centered with no gum bends or skips (Scott $280) w/1989 & 2009 PFC.................        $110

       1951    **GC J49a    VF-XF NH, no gum bends or skips, (Graded VF-XF 85) (Scott $360) 2019 PSAG ...... Enlarged Photo        $325

       1952    *           J50    VF-XF OG VLH, very large margins on two sides. Always a very difficult issue

                                            to obtain this nice and fault free (Scott $1100 VF, $1250 VF-XF) w/2019 PSE............... Enlarged Photo     $1095

       1953    *GC     J50    XF-S LH, a magnificent example and quite scarce in this grade. (Graded XF-S 95) The only

                                            graded 95, NONE higher. (only 1 NH at 95) 2003 & 2009 PSE Certificate (Inside FRONT COVER)     $2395

 

     1914 ISSUE    (perf 10)

 

       1954    **         J52    VF NH, well centered, fresh (Scott $220 for VF)................................................................................................        $125

       1955    **         J52    VF-XF NH with large margins, deep color and with no gum bends or skips .

                                            (Scott 220 for VF, $275 for VF-XF) photocopy of 2018 PFC for a block/8 .................................................        $240

       1957    **GC   J55    XF NH with both a side imprint and “STAR” in margin! Gorgeous color with no gum

                                            bends or skips. (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $325+) w/2020 PSE Certificate ..................... Enlarged Photo        $300

       1958    **         J57    Nearly VF NH, no gum bends or skips (Scott $525) w/2020 PF Certificate .............................................        $275 

       1959    **GC   J57    VF-XF NH but (Graded VF 80) (Scott $525) (SMQ $500) w/2019 PSAG Certificate .............................        $450

       1960    **GC   J57    VF-XF NH, no gum bends or skips (Graded VF-XF 85) (SMQ $750) w/2012 PFC & 2012 PFC..........        $500

       1961    **GC   J57    XF-S NH, a wonderfully fresh and scarce stamp to find this well centered. Rich color

                                            on clean white paper. Not a single gum bend or skip. (Graded XF-S 95) Scarce as only 

                                            one other shares this grade and only 3 ever graded higher. Accompanied by both a

                                            1998 PF Certificate and w/2007 PSE Certificates(95)  (SMQ $1400)........................ Enlarged Photo     $1150

 

1916    Unwatermarked Perf 10

 

       1963    *           J59    Nearly VF LH with top imprint, post office fresh as this originally came from a plate

                                            block. (Scott $4000) color copy of 2014 PFC for plate block (top middle stamp)............ Enlarged Photo    $2295

       1964    *           J59    VF LH, nicely balanced with wide margins (Scott $4000) w/2013 PF Certificate ............ Enlarged Photo     $2795

       1965    **         J60    VF NH, post office fresh with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded VF 80) (Scott $625) w/2020 PF Certificate ....................................................... Enlarged Photo        $550  

                                                                                

                                                                                      1917-23 ISSUES  (Perf 11)

 

       1966    **         J62    VF-XF NH with large margins,  ................................................................................... many available, no photo $10

       1967    **         J62    VF-XF NH PL#, with large margins........................................................................................................... no photo $15

       1968    **         J64    VF-XF NH. (Scott $32.50 for VF, $45 for VF-XF)....................... (PL# copy at $30) many available, no photo $25

       1969    **         J64    VF-XF+ NH, 3 sided JUMBO, no gum bends or skips (Scott $45 for VF-XF).................................................. $30

       1971    **         J66    VF-XF NH, large margins, no gum bends or skips, (Scott $220 for VF) w/2009 PF Certificate .........        $150

                   

                                                                                               1930-31  ISSUES   (Perf 11)

 

       1972    **         J68    F-VF NH  .......................................................................................................................... many available, no photo   $1

       1973    **         J69    F-VF NH (Scott $9.50) ............................................................................................... many available, no photo      $3.50

       1976    **         J73    XF NH, beautifully centered with no gum bends or skips (Scott $85 for XF)................................................ $70

       1977    **         J75    F-VF NH, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips  (Scott $275 VF, $150 F-VF) w/2018 PFC.......        $125   

       1978    *           J76    VF LH with large margins, (Scott $175)............................................................................................................        $150   

       1980    **GC   J76    XF+ NH PL#, a magnificent example with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. 

                                            (Graded XF 90 XQ) (Scott values $550 for a normal 90 and $925 for a 95). It is the only graded

                                            90 XQ by the PF with only 2 grading higher at 95. w/2010 & 2019 PF Certificates .... Enlarged Photo    $595

       1985    **         J85    VF-XF NH, beautifully centered, extremely fresh, taken from a block/4 ................ many available, no photo $20

       1986    **         J86    VF-XF NH, beautifully centered, extremely fresh, taken from a block/4 ............................................ no photo $18    

 

SHANGHAI ISSUES

 

       1988    o            K1    VF, light cancel, large stamp, rich deep color, (Scott $70)................................................................................ $40

       1989    o            K1    VF-XF JUMBO , lightly canceled, (Scott $70 VF, $100 for VF-XF) w/2002 PF Certificate  ..................... $65

       1990    oGC      K1    XF for this (Graded VF-XF 85) light cancel with large margins. This is the only graded 85

                                            by the PF with none grading higher, (Scott values 85 grade at $100) w/2020 PF Certificate  ......        $100

       1991    o            K3    Almost VF, very lightly canceled, gorgeous color (Scott $140....................................................................... $60

       1992    o            K5    VF, lightly canceled with large margins, (Scott $140)........................................................................................ $85

       1993    *GC      K5    XF LH, deep vivid color, (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $95) 2006 PFC & w/2019 PSAG Certificate(90)...... $60  

       1994    **GC    K5    XF NH, deep color, no gum bends or skips, (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $375) 2019 PSAG Certificate....  $240

       1995    o            K6    XF, gorgeous color, beautifully centered (Scott $500 for XF) 2005 PSE, 2020 PFC.... Enlarged Photo     $350   

       1996    *GC      K6    XF, OG, hinged but no hinge remnants, rich color, large margins (Graded XF 90)

                                            (Scott $110 for XF value) w/2020 PSAG Certificate ....................................................................................... $99

       1997    **GC    K6    XF NH, large margins with gorgeous color and no gum bends or skips.

                                            (Graded XF 90) a very high end 90 (SMQ $500) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  .......... Enlarged Photo        $350

       1998    **GC    K6    SUPERB NH, mathematically perfectly centered with incredible deep intense color!!

                                            (Graded SUPERB 98) (SMQ $3250) no gum bends or skips, w/2019 PSAG Cert. ... Enlarged Photo     $2295

       1999    o            K8    XF, very light cancel and much scarcer in used than mint. (Scott $160 VF. $360 for XF)..........................        $180

       2000    *            K8    F-VF NH, no gum bends or skips, bright and fresh (Scott $170)...................................................................... $65

       2002    **          K8    XF-S NH, post office fresh, (Scott $1200 for XF-S) w/2020 PF Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo        $985

       2003    o            K9    VF, extremely light cancel, large margins, bright and fresh (Scott $175).......................................................        $125

       2005    o          K10    F-VF+, lightly canceled, three large even margins, (Scott $140)...................................................................... $75

       2006    **        K10    VF NH, deep color, fresh, (Scott $140)................................................................................................................. $85

       2007    **GC  K10    XF NH, radiant color, no bends or skips (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $425) 2019 PSAG....... Enlarged Photo        $300

       2008    **        K11    VF-XF NH, deep vivid shade with immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            Large margins and well balanced, (Scott $190 VF, $260 for VF-XF) w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ..........         $165

       2009    o        K11a    F-VF, lightly cancelled, (Scott $240 VF, $150 F-VF)......................................................................................... $95

       2010    o          K12    F-VF, light cancel, fresh, (Scott $230 VF, $150 F-VF)......................................................................................        $110

       2011    **        K12    VF NH, large margins, no gum bends or skips (Scott $200)..............................................................................        $150

       2012    *GC    K12    XF-S LH, beautifully centered with deep color (Graded XF-S 95) (Scott $225 for 95) w/2020 PSAG ..        $175

       2013    **GC  K12    XF NH, a fabulous mint single with large margins all around. No gum bends or skips!

                                            (Graded XF 90) (SMQ $575) PSE has graded 10 @ 90 and 15 higher, w/2020 PSAG  . Enlarged Photo        $450

       2014    **        K13    Almost VF NH, bright and fresh (Scott $300) w/2006 PSE Certificate for block/4 (lower right stamp).        $150

       2015    *GC    K13    XF+ LH, very large margins (Graded XF 90) (Scott $175 for 90) w/2020 PSAG Cert . Enlarged Photo        $175  

       2017    **        K14    F-VF NH, gorgeous color, no gum bends or skips (Scott $260)........................................................................        $135

       2018    **GC  K14    VF-XF NH but (Graded VF 80) Beautifully centered with deep color and no gum

                                            bends or skips. (SMQ $280 for 80) (Scott $260) w/2020 PSAG Certificate .................... Enlarged Photo        $225

       2019    **GC  K14    XF NH, deep vivid color with large margins. Immaculate gum, not a single gum bend

                                            or skip. (Graded XF 90) (Scott values XF 90 at $700), w/2019 PSAG Certificate  ....... Enlarged Photo        $499

       2020    o          K15    F-VF, three large margins, gorgeous color (Scott $1000) rare in used! ..........................................................        $395

       2021    **GC  K15    VF NH, well centered with gorgeous color and immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or

                                            skip. (Graded VF 80) (SMQ $1300) Only 6 share this grade with only 19 higher. (considering

                                            how many were issued, it’s still a small number.) w/1988 PFC & 2018 PSE(80)............ Enlarged Photo        $795

       2023    *GC    K15    Superb VLH, a phenomenal example and rarely found in superb centering!! Deep vivid

                                            color. Almost appears never hinged at first glance. (Graded Superb 98)  (SMQ $2500)

                                            Only 4 LH share this elusive grade with only 1 LH higher. There are 2 NH copies

                                            but the SMQ is $13,500, so this makes much more sense. w/2019 PSE  . (see Inside FRONT COVER)    $1750

       2024    **        K16    F-VF NH, post office fresh with no gum bends or skips (Scott $925).............................................................        $450

       2025    **GC  K16    VF-XF NH, large margins (Graded VF-XF 85) Scott $1300 for 85, w/2016 PFC........... Enlarged Photo       $795

       2026    o          K17    F-VF, deep color, much scarcer in used than mint, (Scott $225 VF, $160 for F-VF)...................................        $100

       2027    **GC  K17    XF-S NH, a fabulous example of this terribly difficult shanghai to obtain this well centered.

                                            Immaculate gum, not a single gum bend or skip. Deep color and sharp vivid impression.

                                            (Graded XF-S 95) (SMQ $1550) Only 9 graded higher, 2005 PSE Certificate (Inside BACK COVER)    $1099

       2028    **GC  K17    SUPERB NH, a mathematically perfectly centered stamp with not a single gum bend or skip.

                                            (Graded SUPERB 98) Scott values 98 at $2750, 1994 PFC & 2019 PSAG (Inside FRONT COVER)    $2595

       2029    **        K18    Nearly VF NH,  taken from a plate block (lower right stamp) w/2016 PSE Certificate  (Scott $210) ....        $125