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    HB-178 EP-85 Scott-131 Reed-ME05 5¢ Mendum's Family Wine Emporium Extremely Fine.
    Numerical grade: 75case.75stamp.65mica. = 215
    Mr. Mayer has attributed this piece as Lot 1031 from the December 1969 Stack's sale of the Arnold Perl Collection, and from the description it certainly appears to be. The case is medium golden brown, with a touch of brightness remaining behind several of the letters. The stamp is well centered and reasonably fresh, and the mica has a few minor crazes and some natural rippling. This Five Cent denomination is the second-most common of the Mendums. Reed rates it as an R-6, sixteen to twenty known.
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    September, 2007
    26th-28th Wednesday-Friday
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