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Posted 09/02/2016   1:23 pm  Show Profile Check revenuecollector's eBay Listings Bookmark this topic Add revenuecollector to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message
Lovely little collection seemingly put together in 1944. Complete missing only 4 plate numbers (77, 222, 224, 225). There are some duplicates included.

All stamps are shown below.

Condition is quite nice overall, although there are some faults to be expected.

I did not check all of the stamps, but I checked all the pricier plates and spot checked a number of others, and all were accurately identified.

Total 2015 Scott catalog value according to my calculations is $1,356.00

Price: $225.00 shipped or best offer. U.S. addresses only. No international shipping on this lot.

Personal check or USPS money order preferred; PayPal accepted.

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Posted 09/02/2016   10:50 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add YeaPolska to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
No plate 77? think I'll give it a miss....
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Posted 09/02/2016   11:08 pm  Show Profile Check revenuecollector's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add revenuecollector to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Yeah, I didn't feel like taking the plate 77 from my own collection and putting it in this one just for sale...
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Posted 09/04/2016   06:26 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add rohumpy to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Very nice. I have a good selection of the plates, but by no means complete. Have never gotten up the interest again to try to complete the set (minus 77 of course)
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Posted 09/23/2016   07:51 am  Show Profile Check revenuecollector's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add revenuecollector to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
On hold pending payment.
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Posted 09/23/2016   5:51 pm  Show Profile Check Gilles le timbre's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Gilles le timbre to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I am not too familar with this series, so what is so particular about plate 77?
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Posted 09/23/2016   6:10 pm  Show Profile Check GeoffHa's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add GeoffHa to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Gilles

This has all you need to know and more

http://pennyreds.co.uk/Plate-77-

This one sold for just shy of 500,000 - and it's just a space-filler!

https://www.theguardian.com/money/2...stamp-495000

Geoff
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Posted 09/23/2016   6:25 pm  Show Profile Check Gilles le timbre's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Gilles le timbre to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
quite impressive indeed.
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Posted 10/06/2016   6:35 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add 64idgaf to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Have a look here at the cover discovered by Abed Najjar, sent from Victor Hugo in the Channel Islands to his publishers in Brussels. There are three PL77 on the cover and it has been the subject of some dispute as to whether it is genuine or not. I think you'd have to be pretty stubborn to deny it is genuine. http://victorhugocover.com/
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Posted 10/06/2016   11:50 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add cjpalermo1964 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Not necessarily. The article in The London Philatelist is worth studying. It is is nowhere nearly as frivolous as this website tries to portray. Some of the contentions in this website are suspicious just because they use such overheated rhetoric.
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