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Sale 114

Lot 641


U.S.; General Issues, 1869, Grant Essay, By George T. Jones, in Black, #112-E1a, die on India, cut to stamp size, small piece out at top left, light shade. Essay for the 1869 pictorial issue contract competition.
Brazer #112E-Aa.
Scott $2,250. , very rare .
Estimate $300-400.

Realized $230

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