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    HB-185 EP-52a Scott-137 Reed-NO03 3¢ John W. Norris Choice About New.
    Numerical grade: 85case.80stamp.60mica. = 225
    This 3¢ Norris is an extremely rare piece, which Reed considers to be an R-9, indicating two to four known. We know of four, and we believe that to be the full count. This one is a beauty, with a flawless AU case. The case is a light olive gold, with brighter original color behind the letters. The stamp is quite fresh for a Three Cent, and it is very nicely centered. The mica has a chip, crack and craze that runs from the left tab to Washington's nose, but it remains perfectly clear but for that area.
    From The Frederick Mayer Collection

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    September, 2007
    26th-28th Wednesday-Friday
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