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

1898 I.R. Revenue Overprints
Lot Sym. Lot Description  
856   1c Green, Small I.R. Ovpt. (R153). Attractive collection mounted on pages, incl. singles, blocks, plate blocks and few documents, also 39 imprint and plate no. strips of three (mostly partial matched sets of three of the four plate positions), six plate blocks, imprint and plate no. block of 20, pair on cover, few varieties, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine

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E. 500-750

SOLD for $1,100.00
Will close during Public Auction
857   1c Green, Large I.R. Ovpt. (R154). Comprehensive collection of singles, strips, blocks, documents and covers, incl. used block of four with First Day cancel, pair used on a check with July 1, 1898 cancels (first day tax was in effect), another document with six used on same day, several screw head varieties, inking varieties, plate positions, type varieties, covers incl. single used with 1c Trans-Mississippi (2), few with blocks, comprehensive group of plate no. singles, matched sets of imprint and plate no. strips of three (28 complete and several partial), inverted overprints incl. unused and used singles, unused block, nine strips of three and a plate block, mostly Fine-Very Fine, a phenomenal holding

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E. 2,000-3,000

SOLD for $2,900.00
Will close during Public Auction
858 ogbl 1c Green, 2c Pink, I.R. Ovpts. (R153-R155c). Seven panes of 100, incl. Nos. R153, R154, R155 (3) and R155c (2), many stamps Mint N.H., many printing varieties with holes in letters and stops, many stamps Mint N.H., overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine, fascinating group of panes

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E. 750-1,000

SOLD for $550.00
Will close during Public Auction
859 og 1c Green, 2c Pink, I.R. Overprints (R154- R155). Study collection consisting of 46 stamps in strips, blocks and singles, 1c highlights incl. No. R154a inverted overprint block of four, bisect usage, imprint and plate no. strip with shifted overprint, singles showing reversed "R.I." and "R" only, 2c highlights incl. two imprint and plate no. strips of three with "Broken R", block of four showing inked screw head of overprint in selvage, pair and single with reversed "R.I.", others, few faults to be expected, overall an interesting and worthwhile group

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E. 300-400

SOLD for $1,400.00
Will close during Public Auction
860   1c Green, I.R. Overprint (R154). Erie Oil Works receipt book, incl. five affixed to pages dated July 1, 1898 (four are tied), overall fresh and Very Fine, especially desirable with the five used on the first day

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E. 500-750

SOLD for $850.00
Will close during Public Auction
861 ng 1c Green, I.R. Overprint, One with Overprint on Back, One Without Overprint (R154b, R154c).> Vertical strip of four, unused (no gum), middle pair No. R154c, bottom stamp No. R154b with overprint on reverse,
strip with faults and light soiling<><>^V1c Green, I.R. Overprint, One with Overprint on Back, One Without Overprint (R154b, R154c). Vertical strip of four, unused (no gum), middle pair No. R154c, bottom stamp No. R154b with overprint on reverse, strip with faults and light soiling

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXTREMELY RARE STRIP OF FOUR SHOWING BOTH SCOTT-LISTED OVERPRINT ERRORS OF THE 1898 ONE-CENT GREEN ISSUE.

The Scott Catalog lists but does not price the overprint on reverse. Scott Retail for the missing overprint in a pair is $10,000.00.

With 1973 P.F. certificate (Image)

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E. 5,000-7,500

SOLD for $5,000.00
Will close during Public Auction
862 og 1c Green, I.R. Overprint, One Without Overprint and With Overprint on Back, (R154c var).> Horizontal pair, original gum, h.r. reinforcing perf separations, wide margins, left stamp is both <without overprint on
front and with overprint on back>, stra1c Green, I.R. Overprint, One Without Overprint and With Overprint on Back, (R154c var). Horizontal pair, original gum, h.r. reinforcing perf separations, wide margins, left stamp is both without overprint on front and with overprint on back, straight edge at bottom, right stamp faulty with large tear

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXTRAORDINARY PAIR WITH ONE STAMP SHOWING BOTH SCOTT-LISTED OVERPRINT ERRORS OF THE 1898 ONE-CENT GREEN ISSUE.

The Scott Catalogue lists each of these errors separately, but does not list them as occurring on a single stamp. This exceptional item should receive a new catalog number. No. R154b is listed but unpriced. Scott Retail for No. R154c is $10,000.00 (Image)

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E. 5,000-7,500

SOLD for $3,250.00
Will close during Public Auction
863 og 2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d).> Original gum, the top pair in vertical strip of three with normal, natural s.e. at top, this variety caused by a pre-overprinting crease (shows
traces of two other overprints on back2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d). Original gum, the top pair in vertical strip of three with normal, natural s.e. at top, this variety caused by a pre-overprinting crease (shows traces of two other overprints on back of top stamp), centered left, about Fine, very scarce, ex Tolman (Image)

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1,750.00

SOLD for $1,400.00
Will close during Public Auction
864 og 2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d).> Original gum, two small h.r., top stamp missing the overprint, with albino impression of overprint, centered to left as are all we have
encountered, about Fine, very scarce, an inter2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d). Original gum, two small h.r., top stamp missing the overprint, with albino impression of overprint, centered to left as are all we have encountered, about Fine, very scarce, an interesting contrast to the strip of three which was caused by a foldover, with 1970 P.F. certificate (Image)

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1,750.00

SOLD for $1,300.00
Will close during Public Auction
865 og 2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d).> Original gum, top stamp h.r. and missing the overprint, with albino impression of overprint on top stamp, centered to left as are all we have
encountered, top stamp tiny thin spot, a2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Vertical Pair, One Without Ovpt. (R155d). Original gum, top stamp h.r. and missing the overprint, with albino impression of overprint on top stamp, centered to left as are all we have encountered, top stamp tiny thin spot, about Fine, very scarce, an interesting contrast to the strip of three which was caused by a foldover, with 1991 P.F. certificate (Image)

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1,750.00

SOLD for $1,200.00
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866 og 2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Ovpt. on Back Instead of Face, Inverted (R155f).> Original gum, h.r., natural s.e. at top, overprint printed skewed, stamp with few flaws, otherwise Very Fine, a scarce variety2c Pink, I.R. Overprint, Ovpt. on Back Instead of Face, Inverted (R155f). Original gum, h.r., natural s.e. at top, overprint printed skewed, stamp with few flaws, otherwise Very Fine, a scarce variety (Image)

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250.00

SOLD for $225.00
Will close during Public Auction

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