Lot 3004 /oFirst Issue Revenue Balance, 1862-71, well over 100 stamps identified on stockpages; few better imperf issues including #R4a (cat $850) and R37a (cat $1,000) both with unobtrusive crease, some nice part-perf issues with wide margins, fancy handstamp cancel on R41a, nice higher imperf issues with R63a x2 and R71a with cert., R86a, R88a, R91a, R94a, R98a, etc., good perf'd issues including R73c, R74c, R79c, R80c, R97c, R101c, etc.; nice overall condition throughout, worth proper evaluation.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Lot 3005 oFirst Issue Revenue Collection, hundreds of mostly perf'd issues (R5c to R97c) with emphasis on central to socked-on-the-nose handstamp cancels neatly mounted on pages in Scott album; includes strong section of Insurance Co. cancels on 2¢-25¢ values, one with California state tax stamp over 25¢ Certificate, other cancels including banks, mining, 50¢ and higher values including many strips and blocks with more manuscript items approaching into the dollar values, some better catalog items in duplication, etc.; a nice collection for the revenue specialist.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 3006 /oRevenue Balance, 1871-1957, neatly arranged and identified on stockpages in binder; starting with a nice selection of 18 second issue revenues highlighted by a 50¢ inverted center with complimentary red manuscript cancel, selection of high value 3rd issues, good later documentary issues, some proprietary, stock transfers, playing cards, silver tax and some motor vehicle issues; nice condition throughout.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 3007 oRevenue Collection, well formed assembly of issues housed in Scott album; including First issues with imperf issues wit strong completion in 15¢-$1 issues present and other higher values including R81a-R82a, R85a-R86a, R88a-R91a, R94a, R98a & R101a, part-perf issues appear to be near complete, perf'd issues complete to the $15 (less R31c) as well as #R100c-R101c, 2nd issues mostly complete including many high values, 3rd issues missing only the 1¢, 2¢ invert, strong completion in later documentary issues with some good high values, fair to good showing of Proprietary issues, strong Future Deliveries, Stock Transfers, Wines, some playing card and silver tax issues, etc., also a section of telegraph issues; a nice collection with condition well above the norm.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Lot 3008 /oRevenue Group, small lot of various; includes very nice examples of #R80c (cat. $200) and #RK2 (cat. $150), interesting lot.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 3009Revenue Plate Block and Multiple Group, of 29 mint multiples; includes #R162 plate block of 6, R165 block of six with plate #, R166 plate block of 6, RB24 plate block of 6, RB24p plate block of 9, RB 28p plate block of 6, blocks of 4 with plate # with RB29 x2 (different numbers) and RB31, block of 6 with plate with RD12 and RD16, RF1 plate block of 6 as well as RS290-RS294 and RS295-RS302 blocks, also five Lock Seal plate block of 6; scarce material.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 3010 /oRevenue Plate Number Single Group, of 33 items; mint items include #R192a, RC13, RC14 x2, RD18, RG13 single and in strip of four, RG14, RG16 x2, RJ10, RJA21 and RJA41, used includes #R177, R218, R222, RC14, RJ11, RK9, RK11, RK15, RL5, RL8 and a selection of playing card issues showing partial plate numbers in margins.
Scott No. R177//RL8; $2,854+ Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 3011 /oUnited States Revenues, stockbook of everything listed and unlisted.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Lot 3012 /oUnited States Revenues Holding, one man's 60 year accumulation; 1000's of stamps from all areas including state & unlisted, etc.; inspect.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 3013Revenue - Beer Issue Collection, 1866-1917, of 80 issues arranged stockpages, with half being plate number singles with another dozen partial plate #'s with many corner margin examples and other sheet position items; starting with REA4 block of 4, others singles with majority 1878-1909 issues with some modest to moderate quantities, some provisional issues and good later issue, also includes a section of 28 later Tax Paid "Bottle Stamp" plate number strips of four bearing various plate #'s; a nice assembly for the Beer issue specialist.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.