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The Whitpain Collection of United States 1894-98 Bureau Issues continued...

Revenue Overprints on Newspapers and Periodicals continued...
Lot Sym. Lot Description  
889 og $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160).> Upper right imprint, half-arrow and plate no. 137 strip of five, original gum, two stamps Mint N.H., bright color, shows both spacing varieties of $ and 5, about
Fine$5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Upper right imprint, half-arrow and plate no. 137 strip of five, original gum, two stamps Mint N.H., bright color, shows both spacing varieties of "$" and "5", about Fine (Image)

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2,280.00

SOLD for $550.00
Will close during Public Auction
890 bl $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160).> Irregular block of 17, each stamp cancelled by ms. initials and <<July 1998>>, numerous hinge reinforcements and several of the outer stamps defective, still a Fine
appearing and impressive multiple,$5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Irregular block of 17, each stamp cancelled by ms. initials and "July 19/98", numerous hinge reinforcements and several of the outer stamps defective, still a Fine appearing and impressive multiple, certainly among the largest known, Scott Retail as three blocks of four and five singles (Image)

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2,800.00

SOLD for $850.00
Will close during Public Auction
891   $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160).> Top imprint, arrow and plate no. 137 strip of three, cancelled by three strikes of 1899 magenta circular datestamp, choice centering, hinge reinforcements, couple
light vertical creases evident only in f$5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Top imprint, arrow and plate no. 137 strip of three, cancelled by three strikes of 1899 magenta circular datestamp, choice centering, hinge reinforcements, couple light vertical creases evident only in fluid, tiny tear in selvage, Extremely Fine appearance, a scarce used plate no. multiple, Scott Retail as three used singles with no premium for position (Image)

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330.00

SOLD for $275.00
Will close during Public Auction
892 bl $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160).> Left imprint and plate no. 137 block of eight from the upper left pane, cancelled by four strikes of 1899 magenta circular datestamp (two double-struck), few perf
separations and sensible hinge reinforce$5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Left imprint and plate no. 137 block of eight from the upper left pane, cancelled by four strikes of 1899 magenta circular datestamp (two double-struck), few perf separations and sensible hinge reinforcements

FINE-VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE USED PLATE NUMBER BLOCK OF EIGHT OF THE $5.00 NEWSPAPER SURCHARGE READING UP.

While used plate number multiples are occasionally seen, we have not encountered another full used plate block of this issue. This item represents a rare opportunity for the used plate block collector (Image)

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E. 1,500-2,000

SOLD for $2,100.00
Will close during Public Auction
893   $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160).> Two singles showing both spacing varieties, used in combination with two <$10.00 Black Documentary (R176)> on folded Feb. 23, 1899 Deed from Fidelity Trust Co., New
York, stamps cancelled by ms. initials$5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Two singles showing both spacing varieties, used in combination with two $10.00 Black Documentary (R176) on folded Feb. 23, 1899 Deed from Fidelity Trust Co., New York, stamps cancelled by ms. initials and "2/23/99", both stamps and deed exceptionally fresh, a Very Fine and scarce usage of the Surcharged Newspaper Issue in combination with the 1898 Documentary Issue (Image)

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E. 500-750

SOLD for $950.00
Will close during Public Auction
894   $5.00 Dark Blue, Surcharge Reading Up (R160). Specialist lot of 13 stamps, approx. half unused, nice showing of varieties, incl. spacing of the "$" and "5", "ocumentary" missing "D", four plate no. singles with discussion of how to identify their panes of origin, couple faults to be expected, overall Fine

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1,610.00

SOLD for $650.00
Will close during Public Auction

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