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Updated: 8-4-2020

August Issue (Premier Gravures)
Prepared by the National Bank Note Company

One-Cent

63-E11b (formerly 55P2)
1c Indigo, Roosevelt small die proofs still affixed to the original gray card backing. $325.00 each

63-E11c (formerly 55P3)
1c Indigo, plate essays on India paper, sound. Ex-Pacetti Single: $300.00, Pair: $600.00

63-E11c (formerly 55TC4)
1c Ultramarine, trial color plate essay on semitransparent stamp paper, sound. Very rare. Ex-Pacetti $500.00
 

Three-Cent

65-E14 (formerly 56P1)
3c Red die essay on India paper. This is the finished die in the intended color. With PSE certificate. $675.00

65-E15b
3c Deep Orange-red die essays on semitransparent stamp paper. $750.00 Each

Image 65-E15c (formerly 56TC1)
3c Black, trail color die proof pulled on India paper and die sunk on the original card blotter. The die number and National imprint are beneath the image of the die. Some light brown ink spatter in the upper left area of the die sinkage which does not affect the image. SCV: $2,000.00 Ex-Lake Shore Net: $1,500.00

65-E15d (formerly 56P2)
3c Dim deep Red, Roosevelt small die proof still affixed to the original gray card backing. $325.00

65-E15f (formerly 56P3)
3c Deep Red plate proof on India paper, sound. $250.00

65-E15f (formerly 56TC3)
3c Scarlet trial color plate proof on India paper, sound. $350.00

65-E15h 
3c Brown rose finished “Premier Gravure” plate essay, OG, small HR, on semi-transparent stamp paper, perforated 12, and well centered for this issue. Please order by position. SCV: $550.00 each. Net: $475.00 each
 

Five-Cent

67-E8
5c Jefferson, Black trial color die essay (unfinished design) pulled on India paper and just about die block size. Die no. “442” and “National Bank Note Company” imprint at bottom. Rare! $1,500.00

67-E9d (formerly 57P3)
5c Red-brown shade plate proof on India paper, sound. $300.00

67-E9d – Block of four (formerly 57P3)
5c Brown shade plate proof on India paper, top sheet margin block of four, sound. $1,000.00

67-E9d – Block of four (formerly 57P3)
5c Brown shade plate proof on India paper right sheet margin block of four, sound. $1,000.00

 

Ten-Cent

 

Twelve-Cent

69-E1a
12c Black original vignette pulled on thick India paper. Very rare! Ex-Gliedman $750.00

69-E5b
12c Black vignette on ivory paper. Very scarce. $750.00

69-E9d (formerly 59P3)
12c Black plate proof on India paper, sound. $350.00

Image 69-E6d (formerly 59P3) – Block of four
12 Black, “August design” plate proof on India paper and still affixed to the original card blotter. Top sheet margin block of four. Scott does not price blocks. A gem! Ex-Gliedman $1,250.00

 

Thirty-Cent

71-E2a (formerly 61TC1) 
30c Black trial color die essay on India paper reduced to stamp size, sound. SCV: $1,750.00 Net: $325.00

71-E2b (formerly 61P3)
30c Deep Red-orange plate essay on India paper, sound. $500.00

71-E2b (formerly 61P3) 
30c deep red orange, First Design, plate essay on India paper, block of four, large margins all around, few faults including repaired tear, appears fine, extremely rare. This is the only recorded multiple of the 30c value. Ex-Finkelburg and “Lake Shore” $2,000.00

71-E2c 
30c Black plate essay printed on cardboard which has been split thin resulting in small faults. SCV: $500.00 each. Net: $250.00 each
 

Ninety-Cent

72-E7a – Die essay
90c Black large die essay pulled on India paper and die sunk on card blotter. Die number “447” and the National Bank Note Company imprint are located beneath the design. $1,750.00

72-E7f
90c Black plate essay on split card. $500.00

72-E7g (formerly 62aP4)
90c Blue plate essay on semitransparent stamp paper without gum. $2,250.00

72-E7g (formerly 62TC3)
90c Blue-green plate essay on thin wove paper without gum. $275.00

 

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