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U.S. Postmaster's Provisionals

                            Page last updated: 6-12-2016

1Xa-E1a Gavit & Co.
Albany, NY Gray-blue die essay on India paper with cross-hatching. $325.00

1Xa-E1c Gavit & Co.
Albany, NY Brown, Yellow-green & Black die essay on India paper cut close. $250.00 each

1Xa-E1d Gavit & Co.
Albany, NY Blue & Brown die essays on bond paper with full cross-hatching and scarce thus. $475.00 each

1Xa-E1e Gavit & Co.
Albany, NY Blue, Scarlet & Dark brown die essays on ivory glazed stiff paper with cross-hatching masked out. $900.00 each

5c Green & Scarlet trial color die essays pulled on India paper and die sunk on card blotters. Reduced by an inch on all four sides. Still scarce still affixed to the original card blotter. $750.00 each

Trial color plate proofs on bond paper. Colors: blue, scarlet, green and brown. These four trial color proofs are representative examples of the many copies currently in stock.
 $200.00 each.

  10X1 - 10X2P4 Sheet
Complete black plate proof impression of the sheet for the Providence provisional pulled on thick card. A beautiful and very scarce piece. Ex-Berlin $2,750.00

  10X1 - 10X2 Reprint sheet
A beautiful example of the second reprint sheet of 12 produced by Bogert & Durbin in 1898. Gray black shade with Bogert and Durbin printed on the back. 171 sheets were printed. $1,250.00

10X1 – Genuine copy
5c Providence provisional, full OG, LH. A beautiful copy possessing a strong plate impression. $295.00


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