Price of US Stamp Scott 108: 1875 15c Abraham Lincoln Re-issue Without Grill. Page 2

US Stamp Prices Scott 108 - 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Daniel Kelleher Auctions, Dec 2014, Sale 661, Lot 111

1861-66 (1875 Re-issue), 15¢ black (Scott 108), unused without gum, beautiful color and deeply etched impression, a handsome and sound example of this tough stamp, woefully undervalued in Scott catalog, Fine to Very Fine, only 397 examples were reportedly sold, 2014 P.S.E. certificate. Scott $2,100. Estimate value $1,500 – 2,000.

Daniel Kelleher Auctions, Dec 2014, Sale 661, Lot 111

US$1,200.00
Price of US Stamp Scott Catalogue #108: 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2014, Sale 1084, Lot 3305

15c Black, Re-Issue (Scott 108). Slightly disturbed original gum, remarkably choice centering, deep shade and sharp proof-like impression on bright paper VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT 1866 RE-ISSUE WITH CENTERING RARELY ENCOUNTERED AMONG EXAMPLES OF THIS ISSUE. The 15c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 397 of the 15c were sold; the remaining 9,603 were destroyed on July 16, 1884. With 2001 P.F. and 2014 P.S.E. certificates, the former as original gum, the latter as disturbed original gum (VF 80; SMQ price $5,000.00)

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2014, Sale 1084, Lot 3305

US$2,800.00
Costs of US Stamp Scott Cat. # 108 - 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2014, Sale 1084, Lot 3306

15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Intense shade and impression on bright paper, bold strike of New York oval grid cancel, tiny tear at top left VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT 1866 RE-ISSUE. ONLY FIFTEEN ARE RECORDED IN OUR CENSUS. The 15c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 397 of the 15c were sold; the remaining 9,603 were destroyed on July 16, 1884. Our census of Scott 108 used, available at our website at http://siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/108/108.pdf , records only 15 examples. Census No. 108-CAN-11. With 2002 P.F. certificate

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2014, Sale 1084, Lot 3306

US$9,500.00
Prices of US Stamp Scott Catalog # 108 - 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. H.R. Harmer, Oct 2014, Sale 3006, Lot 1160

108, 1875 15c Black re-issue,unused, crisp impression, light crease at left and reperforated at left, Very Good, only 397 issued, 2014 PSE certificate (Scott price $2,350) 

H.R. Harmer, Oct 2014, Sale 3006, Lot 1160

US$450.00
US Stamps Value Scott Catalog #108 - 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Sep 2014, Sale 1078, Lot 214

15c Black, Re-Issue (Scott 108). Part original gum, intense shade on brilliant white paper, Very Fine and attractive, with 1972 P.F. certificate, only 397 issued

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Sep 2014, Sale 1078, Lot 214

US$2,800.00
US Stamps Values Scott Catalogue 108 - 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Harmer-Schau Auction Galleries, Aug 2014, Sale 102, Lot 1745

() U.S. General Issues, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-67 Issue, 15¢ Black, #108, unused, Fine, PF (1980) cert. Scott $2,350. Only 346 sold . Estimate value $400-500.

Harmer-Schau Auction Galleries, Aug 2014, Sale 102, Lot 1745

US$920.00
Values of US Stamp Scott Catalogue # 108 - 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Cherrystone Auctions, Jun 2014, Sale 201406, Lot 50

United States 1875 Re-Issue of the 1861-66 Issue 1875 15c black, well centered, deep rich color, original gum (h.r.), fresh and fine, only 397 issued, with 2001 PFC

Cherrystone Auctions, Jun 2014, Sale 201406, Lot 50

US$3,000.00
US Stamp Price Scott Cat. 108: 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Spink Shreves Galleries, May 2014, Sale 148, Lot 150

Scott #108, 15c Black re-issue, fresh and crisp mint example of this scarce value, truly prooflike color and impression on bright paper, well centered, particularly when compared to the vast majority of known copies, full o.g., relatively lightly hinged, very fine; only 397 were issued and a surprisingly small number of surviving examples still retain their original gum; 2012 PF certificate.

Spink Shreves Galleries, May 2014, Sale 148, Lot 150

US$4,500.00
Costs of US Stamp Scott Catalogue 108 - 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Spink Shreves Galleries, May 2014, Sale 148, Lot 151

Scott #108, 15c Black re-issue, characteristic intense re-issue color, attractively centered, full o.g. which is lightly toned as usual but does not affect the bright white paper, fine and scarce with only 397 issued; 1990 PF certificate.

Spink Shreves Galleries, May 2014, Sale 148, Lot 151

US$850.00
Value of US Stamp Scott Catalogue 108: 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Matthew Bennett International, May 2014, Sale 350, Lot 191

*    15¢ black, Re-issue (Scott 108), attractive centering, brilliant prooflike color and impression, original gum, F.-V.F., a premium mint example (photo). $4,750 Expertization: 2008 P.S.E. Certificate.

Matthew Bennett International, May 2014, Sale 350, Lot 191

US$2,600.00
US Stamp Prices Scott Catalogue 108: 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Matthew Bennett International, May 2014, Sale 350, Lot 190

*    15¢ black, Re-issue (Scott 108), flawless centering, intense color on bright paper, original gum, lightly hinged, Extremely Fine (photo). $4,750 RARELY ENCOUNTERED WITH THIS PRECISE CENTERING, THE PRESENT EXAMPLE IS EASILY AMONG THE FINEST EXTANT. Expertization: 2000 P.S.E. Certificate.

Matthew Bennett International, May 2014, Sale 350, Lot 190

US$6,000.00
US Stamps Price Scott Catalogue # 108 - 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Daniel Kelleher Auctions, Mar 2014, Sale 650, Lot 2555

1875 Re-issue of 1861-67 issue, 15¢ black (Scott 108), unused without gum, incredibly fresh example with sharp detailed impression; shorter perfs at top right and upper left corners, not mentioned on accompanying APS certificate, otherwise Fine to Very Fine, quite scarce with only 397 reportedly sold, 2014 P.S.E. certificate & clear 1999 A.P.S. certificate. Scott $2,350. Estimate price $1,500 – 2,000.

Daniel Kelleher Auctions, Mar 2014, Sale 650, Lot 2555

US$1,300.00
US Stamp Values Scott Catalog #108 - 15c 1875 Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Mar 2014, Sale 1067, Lot 1095

15c Black, Re-Issue (Scott 108). Original gum, intense shade and impression, perf added at bottom right, Very Fine appearance, only 397 sold, with 1993 P.F. certificate

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Mar 2014, Sale 1067, Lot 1095

US$1,100.00
US Stamps Values Scott #108 - 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Dec 2013, Sale 1062, Lot 295

15c Black, Re-Issue (108). Detailed impression on crisp paper, bold duplex cancel, reperfed at left not mentioned on accompanying certificate FINE APPEARING USED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT 1866 RE-ISSUE. ONLY FOURTEEN ARE RECORDED IN OUR CENSUS. The 15c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 397 of the 15c were sold; the remaining 9,603 were destroyed on July 16, 1884. Our census of Scott 108 used, available at our website at http://siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/108/108.pdf , records only fourteen examples. Census No. 108-CAN-09. With 2003 P.F. certificate not mentioning the reperfing

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Dec 2013, Sale 1062, Lot 295

US$7,500.00
Price of US Stamps Scott Cat. 108: 1875 15c Lincoln Without Grill. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2013, Sale 1057, Lot 673

15c Black, Re-Issue (Scott 108). Original gum, remarkably choice centering, deep shade and sharp proof-like impression on bright paper EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL-GUM 15-CENT 1866 RE-ISSUE WITH CENTERING RARELY ENCOUNTERED AMONG EXAMPLES OF THIS ISSUE. The 15c Re-Issue was printed from the original plate of 200 subjects. 10,000 stamps were printed (50 impressions). Only 397 of the 15c were sold; the remaining 9,603 were destroyed on July 16, 1884. It is generally accepted that the 3c, 24c and 30c are the most difficult of the series to obtain in the highest grades. We would also place the 15c in that group. This stamp — with its choice centering, original gum, intense shade and overall brilliance — ranks among the finest examples extant. With 2001 P.F. certificate

Robert Siegel Auction Galleries, Nov 2013, Sale 1057, Lot 673

US$4,000.00