U.S. & Worldwide; The Alexander Collection of Russia
September 14-16, 2010

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Lot #46
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 1c-90c complete set of 10 hybrid large die proofs on original cards (india proofs, trimmed and die sunk on cards), mostly fresh, some ageing affecting cards only, dies fine-v.f. A scarce set of hybrid dies
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Catalog #112-122P
Price Realized
$1,500.00

Lot #47
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 1c-90c, complete set of plate proofs on card, fine-v.f.,
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Catalog #112-122P4
Catalog Value $1,015
Price Realized
$525.00

Lot #48
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 3c plate essay in black brown on gummed stamp paper with grill, perforated block of four, n.h., v.f.
Box E
Catalog #114-E6d
Catalog Value $320
Price Realized
$325.00

Lot #49
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 10c Lincoln, complete die on india (slightly reduced and removed from card) in brown red, with National Bank Note imprint at bottom, minor flaws, otherwise v.f. and rare,
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Catalog #116-E1c
Catalog Value $1,000
Price Realized
$450.00

Lot #50
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 10c yellow, unused with original gum, h.r., fine, with 2002 PSE cert.,
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Catalog #116
Catalog Value $2,250
Price Realized
$700.00

Lot #51
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 15c brown and blue, type II, wide margins, fresh color, l.h., fine, with 2004 PFC,
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Catalog #119
Catalog Value $3,500
Price Realized
$1,100.00

Lot #52
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 15c, 24c, 30c and 90c, each with center inverted, plate proofs on card, set of four, complete as issued, large margins all around, bright colors, 30c slight horizontal bend, totally of no importance, fresh and v.f. set, with 2004 PSE cert.
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Catalog #120Pa4-129Pa4
Catalog Value $11,000
Price Realized
$8,000.00

Lot #53
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 24c green and violet, well centered, beautiful color, original gum (slight hinge remnant), overall a fresh and fine example of this rare sound stamp, with 2001 PFC,
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Catalog #120
Catalog Value $9,000
Price Realized
$2,700.00

Lot #54
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 30c Surrender of Burgoyne essay in black on orange buff tinted paper, top margin block of four, v.f.,
Box E
Catalog #121-E1p
Catalog Value $1,100
Price Realized
$575.00

Lot #55
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 30c brown violet, plate essay on thin surfaced tinted paper, block of four, selvage at left, v.f.,
Box E
Catalog #121-E1p
Catalog Value $1,100
Price Realized
$675.00

Lot #56
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 30c black, plate essay in india, v.f.,
E
Catalog #121-E1q
Catalog Value $300
Unsold
Lot #57
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 30c dull red violet, plate essay on bond paper, with red bands overprinted at top and bottom, v.f.,
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Catalog #121-E1s
Catalog Value $350
Unsold
Lot #58
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 90c Washington, imperf. plate essay with black vignette on stamp paper, in orange red, v.f.,
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Catalog #122-E2b
Catalog Value $275
Unsold
Lot #59
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 90c Washington, imperf. plate essay with black vignette on stamp paper, in pale orange red, v.f.,
E
Catalog #122-E2b
Catalog Value $275
Price Realized
$190.00

Lot #60
United States 1869 Pictorials
1869 90c carmine and black, unused without gum, beautiful color, centered to right, fresh, rare unused, with 2004 PSE cert.,
(*)
Catalog #122
Catalog Value $5,000
Price Realized
$1,400.00

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