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Lot #8238
United States Modern Issues
1960 4c Boy Scouts of America, two misperforated varieties, n.h., v.f.
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Catalog #1145var
$90.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8239
United States Modern Issues
1979 $1.00 Rush Lamp & Candle Holder, intaglio brown color inverted, n.h., v.f. The so-called CIA invert is one of the best known inverted color errors in United States philately. These stamps were discovered by an on-duty CIA employee who teamed up with some colleagues to purchase the pane from a post office. Saving a copy each, the group later sold the bulk of the sheet to a prominent stamp dealer. News of the error reached CIA officials who sought to claim ownership, and US Postal authorities tried to recover the stamps. Official queries, threats, and even job losses followed the group until the sale of the pane was ruled legal. Only about 80-85 copies are accounted for,
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Catalog #1610c
Catalog Value $17,500
$12,000.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8240
United States Modern Issues
1979 John Paul Jones, 15c finished design, imperforate bottom sheet margin Plate Number block of 10, n.h., v.f.
Box P
Catalog #1789Pg
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8241
United States Modern Issues
1989 Ernest Hemingway, imperforate upper left sheet corner margin Plate No. block of four, n.h., minor natural gum wrinkles and light fingerprints, still v.f. (catalogued as imperf. singles)
Box **
Catalog #2418P
Catalog Value $4,000
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8242
United States Modern Issues
1989 Ernest Hemingway, imperforate vertical gutter block of four, n.h., folded horizontally in gutter between stamps, minor natural gum wrinkles and light fingerprints, still v.f. (catalogued as imperf. singles)
Box **
Catalog #2418P
Catalog Value $4,000
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8243
United States Modern Issues
1991 01c and 03c Birds, imperforate vertical gutter blocks of four, n.h., paper wrinkles, otherwise v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2476P, 2678P
Catalog Value $700
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8244
United States Modern Issues
1991 01c and 03c Birds, perforated cross gutter blocks of 16, n.h., folded horizontally between stamps, n.h., v.f., extremely rare
Box **
Catalog #2476P, 2678Pa
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8245
United States Modern Issues
1991 01c and 03c Birds, imperforate horizontal gutter se-tenant strip of four, folded between stamps, n.h., v.f., undoubtedly very rare
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Catalog #2476P, 2678Pa
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8246
United States Modern Issues
1991 Olympics, imperforate se-tenant strip of five, n.h., right stamp (swimmer) creased, otherwise v.f.,
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Catalog #2500aP
Catalog Value $1,500
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8247
United States Modern Issues
1991 Olympics, imperforate cross-gutter pane of eight (!) se-tenant strips of five, showing color chart and Olympic Emblems at both sides, n.h., vertical fold through four stamps at left (25c Swimmer), also horizontally in gutter between stamps, otherwise v.f. A unique and spectacular piece (catalogued as eight imperforate strips of five)
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Catalog #2500aP
Catalog Value $12,000
$2,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8248
United States Modern Issues
1991 Eisenhower, 25c imperforate left sheet margin inscription & imprint block of eight, n.h., v.f. (catalogued as four pairs)
Box **
Catalog #2513P
Catalog Value $3,500
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8249
United States Modern Issues
1991 "F" stamp, perforated horizontal and vertical gutter pairs, folded between stamps, n.h., v.f.
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Catalog #2517var
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8250
United States Modern Issues
1991 $2.90 Eagle, nine imperforate gutter pairs, different progressive stages, including finished design, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #2540Pa-I
Catalog Value $3,150
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8251
United States Modern Issues
1991 $2.90 Eagle perforated vertical gutter pair, n.h., v.f.
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Catalog #2540Pl
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8252
United States Modern Issues
1991 $2.90 Eagle perforated horizontal gutter pair (with plate markings), n.h., v.f.
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Catalog #2540Pl
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8253
United States Modern Issues
1991 $2.90 Eagle perforated cross-gutter block of four (with plate markings), n.h., v.f., rare
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Catalog #2540Pl
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8254
United States Modern Issues
1992 Eagle & Shield, 29c imperf. (die cutting omitted), booklet pane of 17, n.h., v.f.,
Booklet
Catalog #2595d
Catalog Value $725
$625.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8255
United States Modern Issues
1991 23c Flag, Presorted First Class, top sheet margin block of four imperf. horizontally, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2605P
Catalog Value $500
$250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8256
United States Modern Issues
1992 Columbian Exposition, complete set of six imperforate souvenir sheets, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #2624P-29P
Catalog Value $4,500
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8257
United States Modern Issues
1992 Hummingbirds, eight imperforate booklet panes of five, progressive stages, n.h., two miscut at right, otherwise v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2646aPb-I
Catalog Value $3,600
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8258
United States Modern Issues
1992 Christmas Toys, imperforate block of four, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2718aP
$280.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8259
United States Modern Issues
1992 Christmas Toys, 29c block of four imperf. horizontally and at right, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2718aP
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8260
United States Modern Issues
1992 Christmas Toys, value and inscriptions omitted, imperforate se-tenant block of four,
Box **
Catalog #2718aPb
Catalog Value $1,200
$525.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8261
United States Modern Issues
1992 Christmas Toys, 29c imperforate block of four, green denominations omitted, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2718aPg
Catalog Value $1,200
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8262
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music (Otis Redding, Buddy Holly, Dinah Washington and Elvis Presley), top sheet margin imperforate booklet pane of four, n.h., v.f. (listed but unpriced)
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Catalog #2737aP
$650.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8263
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music (Otis Redding, Buddy Holly, Dinah Washington and Elvis Presley, top sheet margin uncut pair of panes of four imperforate vertically, n.h., v.f. (listed but unpriced)
Box **
Catalog #2737aP
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8264
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music (Elvis Presley, Bill Haley, Clyde McPhatter, Ritchie Valens, Otis Redding, Buddy Holly, Dinah Washington, Elvis Presley), top sheet margin pair of booklet panes of eight, imperf. vertically, n.h., v.f. (listed but unpriced)
Box **
Catalog #2737aP
$1,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8265
United States Modern Issues
1993 Cherokee Strip Land Run, 29c imperforate horizontal gutter pair, n.h., folded between stamps, v.f.,
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Catalog #2754P
Catalog Value $400
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8266
United States Modern Issues
1993 Cherokee Strip Land Run, 29c imperforate vertical gutter strip of four, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #2754P
Catalog Value $800
$240.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8267
United States Modern Issues
1993 Cherokee Strip Land Run, 29c imperforate cross gutter block of four, with plate markings, n.h., folded between stamps, v.f., probably unique,
Box **
Catalog #2754P
Catalog Value $1,500
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8268
United States Modern Issues
1993 Cherokee Strip Land Run, 29c perforated horizontal and vertical gutter pairs, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #2754Pa
Catalog Value $500
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8269
United States Modern Issues
1993 Cherokee Strip Land Run, 29c purple and black inscriptions omitted, imperforate horizontal and vertical gutter pairs, folded between stamps, n.h., v.f., listed but unpriced
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Catalog #2754Pb
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8270
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music (Show Boat, Porgy & Bess, Oklahoma and My Fair Lady), 29c imperforate uncut pairs of booklet pane of four, finished design, also two uncut stage proof pairs of panes of four in blue and ultramarine only (catalogue value for the finished pane only)
Box **
Catalog #2770aP,b,c
Catalog Value $2,500
$1,800.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8271
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c perforated horizontally uncut vertical gutter block of 16, yielding two pairs of uncut booklet panes of four separated by horizontal gutter, n.h., folded through the four stamps at top, some gum disturbances at bottom, still v.f., rare
Box **
Catalog #2770aPa
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8272
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c three different color stage proofs, imperforate uncut vertical gutters blocks of 16, yielding two pairs of uncut booklet panes of four separated by horizontal gutter, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2770aPb,c,d
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8273
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music (Hank Williams, The Carter Family, Patsy Cline and Bob Wills), 29c imperforate upper left Plate Number and "traffic lights" vertical pane of 20, consisting of two pairs of panes of four imperf. between, four additional stamps at bottom, separated by two horizontal gutters, n.h., folded between stamps at top, and through the bottom pair, some gum wrinkles and minor disturbances, v.f. and incredibly rare (catalogue value for four booklet panes, without any premium for the gutters and additional stamps)
Box **
Catalog #2778aPa
Catalog Value $6,000
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8274
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c imperforate vertical gutter pair of two panes, also six corresponding stage proofs in yellow, rose, blue, magenta, black vignette only and black frame only, n.h., some gum bends, v.f. (catalogued as two sets of panes, uncut gutter pairs not listed)
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Catalog #2778aPa-g
Catalog Value $6,600
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8275
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c imperforate booklet pane of four, finished design as issued, plus six stages showing various colors, n.h., v.f.,
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Catalog #2778aPa-g
Catalog Value $3,300
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8276
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c imperforate upper left sheet margin inscription pair of booklet panes of four, finished design as issued, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2778aPg
Catalog Value $3,000
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8277
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c part perf. vertical pane of 20, consisting of two pairs of panes of four imperf. between, four additional stamps at bottom, separated by two horizontal gutters, n.h., folded twice between stamps, some gum wrinkles and minor disturbances, v.f. and incredibly rare (catalogued as two uncut vert. pairs of panes, without premium for the additional stamps at bottom and gutters)
Box **
Catalog #2778aPk
Catalog Value $3,000
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8278
United States Modern Issues
1993 American Music, 29c part perforated uncut pair of booklet panes of four, with sheet margin and plate numbers at left, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #2778aPk
Catalog Value $1,500
$850.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8279
United States Modern Issues
1993 Classic Books, 29c horizontal gutter pane of two se-tenant strips of four, separated by vertical gutter, n.h., v.f.
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Catalog #2788a
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8280
United States Modern Issues
1993 Classic Books, 29c cross-gutter pane of four se-tenant strips of four, separated by horizontal and vertical gutters, the former with minor abrasions at left, n.h., v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2788a
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8281
United States Modern Issues
1993 Classic Books, 29c vertical gutter pane of two se-tenant strips of four, separated by horizontal gutters, n.h., some abrasions at upper right stamp and gutter, otherwise v.f.
Box **
Catalog #2788a
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8282
United States Modern Issues
1996 James Dean, 32c imperf. lower left sheet corner margin block of four, n.h., minor gum disturbance, still v.f.
Box **
Catalog #3082a
$160.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8283
United States Modern Issues
1996 James Dean, 32c imperforate pane of 20, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #3082a
Catalog Value $1,250
$425.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8284
United States Modern Issues
1998 Space Shuttle Issue, $2.20 magenta and $11.75 cyan (colors only), imperforate vertical gutter, unfolded se-tenant pane of 50 (25 of each value) on coated, ungummed paper, v.f., with PFC (singles and se-tenant gutter pairs are illustrated in 2020 Scott Specialized catalogue in the "Trial color, die and Plate Proofs", page 954)
Box **
Catalog #3261-62Pa
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8285
United States Modern Issues
1998 Space Shuttle Issue, $2.20 magenta and $11.75 cyan (colors only), imperforate vertical gutter, unfolded se-tenant pane of 50 (25 of each value) on uncoated, ungummed paper, v.f., with PFC (singles and se-tenant gutter pairs are illustrated in 2020 Scott Specialized catalogue in the "Trial color, die and Plate Proofs", page 954)
Box **
Catalog #3261-62Pb
$2,300.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8286
United States Modern Issues
2003 37c Flag and Purple Heart, imperforate blocks of four, the latter with USPS imprint, n.h., v.f.,
Box **
Catalog #3639g,3784e
Catalog Value $500
$150.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #8287
United States Modern Issues
2004 Wilma Randolph, complete booklet of 10, die cutting omitted, v.f., rare
Booklet
Catalog #3436e
$650.00
Bidding Closed

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