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Match, Medicine and Revenues

                            Page last updated:2-14-2011

Match & Medicine Proofs

RO14P1
Black large die proof on india paper and cut close. Catalog $175.00, net $175.00

RO179P4
Black bottom left sheet margin block of twelve on card. Scott only lists this on india paper. The plate approval date of "Sept. 20th '80" is shown in blue crayon. A beautiful unique piece! (880502) $750.00

RO 47P3
Black plate proof on india on card, XF (880120) $70.00

RO 58P3
Lake plate proof on india on card, XF (880121) $60.00

RO 134P3
Blue plate proof on india on card, XF (880122) $60.00

RO 152P3
Black plate proof on india on card, XF (880123) $60.00

RS 90P3
Fleming Bros., blue plate proof on india (880152) $105.00

RS106P3
Helmbold's blue plate proof in india paper. Strip of six $150.00 or pick a single at $30.00

RS108P3
Helmbold's black plate proof in india paper. Block of four $150.00, singles $30.00 each.

RS 121P3
Black plate proof on india on card, XF (880131) $60.00

RS 126TC1
Blue on india on card (880426) $200.00

RS 131P3
Black plate proof on india on card, XF (880130) $60.00

RS 141TC1
Black on india (880429) $125.00

RS 183P3
Vermilion plate proof on india on card, XF (880132) $65.00 for a single.

RS 228TC1
Brown on india on card (880436) $250.00

RS 228TC1
Brown on india on card (880437) $225.00

RS 263P3
Black plate proof on india on card, XF (880136) $75.00

RS 274P4
Green plate proof card, XF (880133) $50.00

 

Revenue Proofs

Turner Essay 41-A - Exploding Percussion Cap
Produced by the National Currency Bureau (later: The BEP), the design features a portrait of Hugh McCullough, Secretary of the Treasury,
The cap was affixed to the back of the stamp. When struck the cap portion of the stamp exploded rendering the stamp used. This vertical pair shows the top stamp with the cap intact and on the bottom stamp the cap has been exploded. A rare pair showing both states of the stamp. This example is gummed on the back . $500.00

Turner No. 59A
Plate essay with ultramarine vignette and red frame printed on stiff white wove paper. Ex-Joyce (this bloc brought $1,000.00 in the Kelleher Joyce sale) (EP46) $500.00 

Turner No. 59A
Plate essay with red vignette and green frame printed on stiff buff wove paper. Ex-Joyce (this bloc brought $1,000.00 in the Kelleher Joyce sale) (EP51-47) $500.00 

R95P4 Block of four
Plate proof on card, block of four with nice margins all around. $230.00

R104TC
Pale Blue and black trial color block of four on stiff bond paper. $240.00

R105 -R131P4 Set
A complete set of the second issue plate proofs on card. $595.00

R122TC3
Trial color plate proofs on india paper. Two colors available. $80.00 each

R142P3 Block of four
Plate proof on india paper, block of four. $270.00

R142P4 Block of four
Plate proof on card, block of four with foreign transfer in position 11. $425.00

R152P3
Blue plate proof on india paper and still on the original card. $125.00

 

Proprietary Revenue Proofs

RB1P5
Plate proof on think white bond paper. $15.00

RB2 - RB7P3
Short set (missing RB1P3) on plate proofs on india paper. $250.00

RB5P3 Block of four, vignette shift
Plate proof on india paper block of four with great vignette shift to the right. $60.00

RB1P4 - RB7P4
Complete set of plate proofs on card. $95.00

RB1P4 - RB7P4 Blocks of four
Complete set of blocks of four, plate proofs on card. $375.00

RB1TC Block of four
Orange and Ultramarine trial color block of four plate proof on granite bond. $240.00

RB3TC Block of four
Trial color plate proof on gray bond. Block of four. (EP 36-19) $240.00

RB11 - RB18P1
Complete set of large die proofs as produced by the National Bank Note Co. There are a few faults on those which have been removed from the cards. Lovely color throughout. Catalog $4,800.00 net $3,500.00

RB12, 13, 14, and 16P3
Plate proofs on india paper. $50.00 each

 

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