Past Auction: July 2019

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Lot #131

1875 Special Printing of the 1873 Issue

1875 2c carmine vermilion, unused without gum as issued, beautiful fresh color, reperforated at right, fine appearance of this Special Printing, with 1957 (clear) and with 2019 Philatelic Foundation Certificates. Siegel Census records 24 examples, including one in the New York Public Library (this is No.180-UNC-14), of which only roughly half are sound,
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Catalog #180
Catalog Value $70,000

Price Realized
$16,000.00

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