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U.S. Postmaster's Provisionals

                            Page last updated:2-13-2011


  1Xa-E1e Complete set
Gavit & Co. complete set of four colors on white glazed paper. Very scarce. Ex-Finkelburg $4,000.00

9X1-E1b
Gray-Black die essay on bond (1879).Vignette portion of compound die. $175.00

9X1-E1b
Dull blue die essay on bond (1879).Vignette portion of compound die. $175.00

  9X1-E1b
The bottom image from the combined transfer which shows the full stamp design. Pulled in scarlet on bond. Ex-Finkelburg $350.00 each

  9X1P2c
Black small die proof on bond paper, "dot in P" variety. $300.00

  9X1TC5 Blue plating
Eight of the nine plated positions from the sheet of nine. All copies exhibit full margins. Not easy to duplicate in this condition. $1,600.00

  9X1TC5 Brown plating
Eight of the nine plated positions from the sheet of nine. All copies exhibit full margins. Not easy to duplicate in this condition. $1,600.00

  9X1TC5 Green plating
Seven of the nine plated positions from the sheet of nine. All copies exhibit full margins. Not easy to duplicate in this condition. $1,400.00

9X1TC5
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.

9X1TC5
Brown plate proof on  bond, cut close. $125.00

  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

 

 

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