1c - Green, light green, yellowish green or dark green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #498 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $1-$6 - $30-$325 -
Spring 2006 $1 - - -
Fall 2006 $1 - $450 98
Spring 2007 $1 - - -
Fall 2007 $155 80 $850 98J
Spring 2008 $1-$17 - - -
Fall 2008 $1-$2 - $100 95J
Spring 2009 $1-$21 - $100-$150 98
- - $160 98J
Fall 2009 $1 - - -
$75 98 - -
Spring 2010 $1-$2 - - -
Fall 2010 $1-$4 - - -
Spring 2011 $1-$4 - - -
Fall 2011 $1-$4 - $550 100J
$100 98J - -
2012 $1-$4 - $60 95
- - $140 98J
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -

Cancelled and hinged stamps are worth less than $1



1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #498a - 1917
Prices are for CERTIFICATED pairs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MNH Graded MH Graded
Spring 2006 $950 - - - - -
Fall 2006 - - - - - -
Spring 2007 $600 - - - - -
Fall 2007 - - - - - -
Spring 2008 - - - - - -
Fall 2008 - - - - - -
Spring 2009 - - - - - -
Fall 2009 - - $1,600 - - -
Spring 2010 - - - - - -
Fall 2010 - - $650 - - -
Spring 2011 - - $575-$650 - $210 -
Fall 2011 - - - - - -
2012 - - - - - -
2013 - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - -


1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - imperforate vertically
Unwatermarked - Scott #498b - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded
Fall 2009 $2,000 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 $650 -
Spring 2011 $625 -
Fall 2011 $3,000 -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -

498c

1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - vertical pair imperforate between
Unwatermarked - Scott #498c - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

498c stamp
Counterfeit 498c
(notice the perfs in the middle top)


1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - double impression
Unwatermarked - Scott #498d - 1917
Auction 2012 - used - $2,800


1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Booklet pane of six
Unwatermarked - Scott #498e - 1917

 
  MNH MH Used
Fall 2006 $2-$4 - -
Spring 2007 $1-$6 - -
Fall 2007 $3 - $5
Spring 2008 $2-$6 - -
Fall 2008 $1-$3 - -
Spring 2009 $1-$2 < $1 -
Fall 2009 $1-$2 < $1 -
Spring 2010 $1-$3 $2 $1
Fall 2010 $1-$7 - -
Spring 2011 $1-$5 $1-$3 $4
Fall 2011 $2-$6 - -
2012 $1-$11 $1-$3 $5-$11
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -


BK57 498e booklet
Approx value $40



1c - Green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - A.E.F. Booklet pane of thirty
Unwatermarked - Scott #498f - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MNH MH Used
Fall 2005 - $900-$1,000 - -
Spring 2006 - $325-$425 - -
Fall 2006 - - - -
Spring 2007 - - - -
Fall 2007 - - $625-$725 -
Spring 2008 - - - -
Fall 2008 - - $600 -
Spring 2009 - $725-$900 - -
Fall 2009 - $1,500 $700 -
Spring 2010 - - - -
Fall 2010 - $600-$1,000 $425 -
Spring 2011 - $650 $400-$750 -
Fall 2011 - $1,200 $650 -
2012 $700 $525 $210 $15,500
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -


1c - Perforated 10 at Top
Flat Plate - Perf. 10 x 11 x 11 x 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #498g - 1917
Only five used copies known

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used
Spring 2006 - $19,500 -
Fall 2006 - $75,000* -
Spring 2007 - - -
Fall 2007 - - -
Spring 2008 - - $52,500
Fall 2008 - - -
Spring 2009 - - -
Fall 2009 $26,000 - -
Spring 2010 - - -
Fall 2010 - $14,000 $32,500
Spring 2011 - - -
Fall 2011 - - -
2012 $8,000 - $10,000
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -

*MNH block of 25



2c - Rose, carmine rose, deep rose or dark rose - Type I
There is a shading line in the first curve of the ribbon above the left "2"
and in the second curve of the ribbon above the right "2"
Shading of toga button is light.
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #499 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded MH Graded Used
Spring 2006 $1 - - $290 95J - - -
Fall 2006 $1 - - $150 95J - - -
Spring 2007 $1-$23 - $1 $425 98 - - -
Fall 2007 $1-$2 - - $180 98 - - -
Spring 2008 $2-$11 - $1-$2 - - - - -
Fall 2008 $1 - - - - - - -
Spring 2009 $1-$5 - < $1 $550 98J - - -
$55 95 - - - - - -
Fall 2009 $2-$8 - < $1 - - - - -
Spring 2010 $2-$3 - $1 - - - - -
Fall 2010 $2-$13 - < $1 - - - - -
2011 $1-$3 - $1 - - - - $675
2012 $1 - < $1 - - - - -
2013 - - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth less than $1



2c - Rose - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 -imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #499a - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded
Fall 2009 $1,600 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


2c - Rose - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 -imperforate vertically
Unwatermarked - Scott #499b - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH
Fall 2009 $1,100 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - $400
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -

499c
2c - Rose - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 -imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #499c - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded
Fall 2011 $325 -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -



2c - Rose - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - booklet pane of six
Unwatermarked - Scott #499e - 1917

 
  MNH
Fall 2006 $3
Spring 2007 $2
Fall 2007 $3-$6
Spring 2008 $3-$7
Fall 2008 $2
Spring 2009 $2-$3
Fall 2009 -
Spring 2010 -
Fall 2010 $1
2011 $2-$4
2012 $1-$8
2013 -
2014 -
2015 -
2016 -
2017 -
2018 -

Previously hinged and cancelled stamps are worth $1

499e booklet

BK57, 498e booklet
Approx value $10-$20



2c - Rose - Type I
3,000 - Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - A.E.F. booklet pane of thirty
Unwatermarked - Scott #499f - 1917
twenty known examples

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH
Spring 2006 - $18,000
Fall 2006 - $18,000-$22,000
Spring 2007 - -
Fall 2007 - $12,000
Spring 2008 - $24,000
Fall 2008 - $19,500
Spring 2009 - -
Fall 2009 $13,000 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - $5,750*
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -

* thin spots

2c - Rose - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 -double impression
Unwatermarked - Scott #499g - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Used
Fall 2009 $200 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - $1,100
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


2c - Lake - Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked
Scott #499h - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MNH Graded Used
Spring 2006 - $3,250 90 -
Fall 2006 - - - -
Spring 2007 - - - -
Fall 2007 - - - -
Spring 2008 - - - -
Fall 2008 - - - -
Spring 2009 - - - -
Fall 2009 - - - -
Spring 2010 - - - -
Fall 2010 - - - -
Spring 2011 - $350 - -
Fall 2011 - - - -
2012 $170-$275 - - $500
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -

2c - Deep Rose - Type Ia
There is a shading line in the first curve of the ribbon above the left "2"
and in the second curve of the ribbon above the right "2"
Shading of toga button is heavy, all the lines are stronger
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11  - Unwatermarked - Scott #500 - 1917
Often misidentified - prices from 2012 onwards are for CERTIFICATED copies only!

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used MNH Graded
Spring 2005 - - - $425 -
Fall 2005 $625 - - $625 -
Spring 2006 $135-$650 - $130 $425 85
Fall 2006 - - - $2,900 95
Spring 2007 - - - - -
Fall 2007 $150 $35 - - -
Spring 2008 $95 - $45-$60 $500-$800 -
Fall 2008 $150 $100 $29-$30 $675 85
Spring 2009 - $105 - $1,100 90
Fall 2009 - $75 $55 - -
Spring 2010 $105-$120 - $30-$100 - -
Fall 2010 $70- $75 - $50 $600 85
Spring 2011 - $115-$120 $26 - -
Fall 2011 $200 $110--$130 - - -
2012 $125-$550 $100-$265 $125 $290 75
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -


3c - Light violet, violet or dark violet - Type I
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #501 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $5-$10 - $1 $200 -
Spring 2006 - - $3-$6 $575 95
Fall 2006 $26 - $7-$8 $180 90J
- - - $750 98
Spring 2007 $5-$22 - $2-$5 - -
Fall 2007 $6-$20 - $2-$3 $210 95
Spring 2008 $8-$26 - $3-$9 - -
$9 75 - - -
Fall 2008 $4-$26 - $2-$3 $300 95J
- - - - -
Spring 2009 $4-$8 - $1-$2 $170 95
$60 90 - - -
Fall 2009 $6-$20 - $2-$4 $150 95
Spring 2010 $7-$18 - $1-$4 - -
Fall 2010 $6-$21 - $2-$3 - -
Spring 2011 $5-$25 - $2-$6 $40 80
Fall 2011 $6-$7 - $2-$4 $55 85
2012 $4-$19 - $2-$7 $225 95J
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth less than $1



3c - Light violet, violet or dark violet- Type I
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - booklet pane of six
Unwatermarked - Scott #501b - 1917

 
  MNH MH Used
Spring 2007 - $25-$30 -
Fall 2007 - $40 -
Spring 2008 - - -
Fall 2008 - $19-$23 -
Spring 2009 - $7 -
Fall 2009 - - $21
Spring 2010 - $11 -
Fall 2010 - - -
Spring 2011 $40 - -
Fall 2009 - - -
Spring 2010 - - -
Fall 2010 - - -
Spring 2011 $19 $4-$30 -
Fall 2011 - $11-$13 -
2012 $18-$40 $4-$15 -
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -



3c - Light violet- Type I
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #501c - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MH Graded
Fall 2009 $4,250 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 $1,200-$2,700 -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 $1,500 -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


3c - Light violet- Type I
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - double impression
Unwatermarked - Scott #501d - 1917
Three unused and three used copies survive

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used
Fall 2008 $1,500 - $4,250
Spring 2009 - - -
Fall 2009 $3,250 - -
Spring 2010 - - -
Fall 2010 $1,600 - -
Spring 2011 - - -
Fall 2011 $2,900 - -
2012 - - $2,900
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -


3c - Dark violet or violet - Type II
The top of the toga rope is strong and the rope lines are heavy and complete.
The line between the lips is heavy.

Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #502 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 - $3 - -
Spring 2006 $10-$12 $1 $180 90
Fall 2006 $5 - $400 95
Spring 2007 $8-$19 $1-$5 $4,500 100J
Fall 2007 $5-$20 $1-$3 $950 98
Spring 2008 $5-$75 $1-$12 - -
Fall 2008 $6-$21 - $90 95
Spring 2009 $5-$9 $2-$6 - -
Fall 2009 $7-$11 $2-$4 - -
Spring 2010 $8-$26 $4 - -
Fall 2010 $8-$30 $4 - -
Spring 2011 $11-$21 $6-$9 $650 98
Fall 2011 - $2-$9 - -
2012 $7-$40 $2-$12 - -
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth $1

3c - Light violet, violet or dark violet- Type II
Flat Plate  - Perf. 11 - booklet pane of six
Unwatermarked - Scott #502b - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used
Fall 2006 $24-$45 - -
Spring 2007 $25 - -
Fall 2007 $11-$17 - -
Spring 2008 - - -
Fall 2008 $8-$14 - -
Spring 2009 - - -
Fall 2009 - - $23
Spring 2010 $9-$15 - -
Fall 2010 $10 $8 $12
Spring 2011 $11-$30 $4-$9 -
Fall 2011 $11-$35 - -
2012 $15-$40 $8-$15 -
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -



3c - Dark violet - Type II
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - imperforate horizontally
Unwatermarked - Scott #502c - 1917
CERTICATE A MUST
Often these are just blnd perfs

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded
Fall 2009 $3,250 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


3c - Dark violet or violet - Type II
Double Impression
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #502d - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH
Spring 2006 $1,050 -
Fall 2006 - -
Spring 2007 - -
Fall 2007 - -
Spring 2008 - -
Fall 2008 $750 -
Spring 2009 - -
Fall 2009 $700 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - -
2013 - $900
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -

3c - Perforated 10 at Bottom
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x 11 x 10 x 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #502e - 1917
Spring 2006 Auction; $12,000
Fall 2009 Auction; $12,000
Fall 2010 Auction; $26,000
2013 Auction; $35,000 (block of 3)


4c - Brown or dark brown, yellow brown or orange brown
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #503 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Graded MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $10 < $1 - - -
Spring 2006 $5-$27 $1-$5 - $1,450 98J
Fall 2006 $6 $3 - $1,500 98J
Spring 2007 $5-$33 $3 - $550-$1,900 98
Fall 2007 $7-$25 $4 - - -
Spring 2008 $3-$9 $2-$13 - $1,100 98
- - - - -
Fall 2008 $4-$13 $1-$3 - $900 98J
Spring 2009 $6-$20 $1-$5 - $200 95
- - - $425 98
Fall 2009 $5-$22 $2-$4 - $350 98J
Spring 2010 $5-$22 $1-$4 - $275 95J
Fall 2010 $4-$11 $2 - $425 98J
- $22 95 - -
Spring 2011 $5-$15 $2-$8 - - -
Fall 2011 $5-$22 $2-$3 - $35 90
2012 $4-$30 $2-$4 - $170 95J
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Used stamps are worth less than $1


5c - Blue, light blue or dark blue
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #504 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Graded MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $10 - < $1 - - -
Spring 2006 $5-$27 - $1-$3 - $260 95
Fall 2006 - - $2 - $450 95J
Spring 2007 $3-$42 - $23 85 $400 95J
Fall 2007 $3-$13 - $1 - $180 95
Spring 2008 $3-$20 - $1-$2 - - -
$65 90 - - - -
Fall 2008 $3-$7 - $2-$6 - $140 95
- - - - $160 95J
- - - - $300 98
Spring 2009 $5-$25 - $1-$3 - - -
Fall 2009 $5-$15 - $1-$3 - $110 95J
Spring 2010 $4-$21 - $1-$8 - - -
Fall 2010 $3-$20 - $1 - - -
Spring 2011 $5-$26 - - - - -
$125 95 $3-$8 - - -
Fall 2011 $7-$50 - $1-$4 - $425 95SQ
2012 $4-$35 - $2-$5 - $140 95J
2013 - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth less than $1


5c - Blue, light blue or dark blue
Imperforate horizontally
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #504a - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded
Fall 2009 $22,000 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 - -
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - -
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


5c - Blue, light blue or dark blue
Double Impression
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #504b - 1917
Spring 2011 Auction - MH - $1,600
2013 Auction - Used - $1,300


5c - Rose (error block of nine)
Single error
Scott #505 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 - - $550-$800 -
Spring 2006 $300-$1,050 - $3,500 -
Fall 2006 - - $3,500 95
Spring 2007 $300-$400 - $500-$2,100 -
Fall 2007 - - $2,000 -
Spring 2008 $650 - $625-$650 -
Fall 2008 - $270 $1,900 95
Spring 2009 $465 - $325-$550 -
Fall 2009 - - $950 -
Spring 2010 - - $650 85
Fall 2010 - $200-$290 - -
Spring 2011 - - $325-$675 -
Fall 2011 $395-$435 - $240-$700 -
2012 $275-$1,800 $320 $350-$425 -
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -


5c - Rose (error block of twelve)
Scott #505 - 1917
Double error

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH MNH MH
Spring 2005 - - - $950
Fall 2005 - - $850-$2,250 -
Spring 2006 - - $675-$2,500 $600-$1,300
Fall 2006 $1,225 $750 $1,200 -
Spring 2007 - - $4,500 $600
Fall 2007 $685 - - -
Spring 2008 $790 - - -
Fall 2008 - $690 $375 -
Spring 2009 - - $1,050-$3,750 $425
Fall 2009 - - $2,000 -
Spring 2010 - - $900-$1,700 -
Fall 2010 - - $600-$725 $350-$900
Spring 2011 - - $600-$1,400 $400-$425
Fall 2011 - - $500-$1,300 $425-$450
2012 $430 $480 $600-$1,700 $450-$550
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -




5c - Rose (error)
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #505 - 1917
prices for singles

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used MNH Graded MH Graded
Spring 2005 - - - $1,300 - - -
Fall 2005 - - - $2,100 - - -
Spring 2006 $270 - - $3,500 95 - -
Fall 2006 $185 - - $475 - - -
Spring 2007 - - - - - - -
Fall 2007 - $135-$185 - $1,600 90 - -
Spring 208 $455 $200 - $850 85 - -
Fall 2008 $500 - - $750 85 $550 95
- - - $2,600 95 - -
Spring 2009 - $90 - $500-$700 90 - -
- - - $3,000 98 - -
Fall 2009 - $150 - $750 90 - -
Spring 2010 - $150 $220 $1,400 95 $550 95
- - - $2,700 98 - -
Fall 2010 $260-$720 $230 $360 $650 85 $1,800 95
- - - $850-$900 90 - -
- - - $3,500 98 - -
Spring 2011 - - - $2,300 98 - -
- - - $4,000 100 - -
Fall 2011 - - - $1,900 98 - -
2012 $300-$550 $200-$270 - $3,250 100 $400 95
2013 - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - -


6c - Red orange or orange
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #506 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $17 - $2 - -
Spring 2006 $220 95 $4-$10 $350-$400 -
- - - $600 95J
Fall 2006 $7 - $2 $230 95
- - - $675 95J
Spring 2007 $6-$30 - $1-$5 $270 95
Fall 2007 $8-$16 - $1 $200 95
- - - $450 95J
Spring 2008 $21-$30 - $2-$8 - -
Fall 2008 $7-$13 - $2-$3 $45 85J
- - - $220 95
- - - $500 95J
- - - $500 98
- - - $750 98J
Spring 2009 $6-$16 - $3-$6 $85 95
Fall 2009 $5-$17 - $1-$3 - -
Spring 2010 $6-$17 - $2 - -
Fall 2010 $9-$45 - $3-$7 - -
Spring 2011 $6-$14 - $3-$16 - -
Fall 2011 $7-$35 - $3-$15 $115 95
2012 $6-$30 - $3-$10 - -
$40 85J - - -
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth $1-$2


6c - Orange
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x perf 10 (top or bottom)
Unwatermarked - Scott #506a - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MH Used
Spring 2006 - $3,500
Fall 2006 - $4,750-$5,000
Spring 2007 - -
Fall 2007 - -
Spring 2008 - -
Fall 2008 - -
Spring 2009 - -
Fall 2009 $29,000 -
Spring 2010 - -
Fall 2010 $11,000 $2,000-$3,000
Spring 2011 - -
Fall 2011 - -
2012 - $3,750
2013 - -
2014 - -
2015 - -
2016 - -
2017 - -
2018 - -


7c - Black, intense black or gray black
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #507 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $14-$21 - $6-$9 $60-$450 -
Spring 2006 $26-$125 - $7-$17 $1,100 95
Fall 2006 $30 - $6 $425 95
- - - $900 95J
Spring 2007 $23-$80 - $7-$19 $450-$550 95
Fall 2007 $35 - $8 $525 95
- - - $1,600 98
Spring 2008 $50 - $6-$17 - -
$180 90 - - -
Fall 2008 $9-$30 - $2-$5 $300-$350 95
- - - $1,100 98
Spring 2009 $8-$11 - $2-$5 $220 95
Fall 2009 $20-$22 - $7-$11 - -
Spring 2010 $11-$25 - $6-$13 - -
Fall 2010 $11-$90 - $4-$30 $275 95
Spring 2011 $20-$105 - $7-$20 $110 85
- - - $170 95
Fall 2011 $13-$15 - $3-$18 $125 90
- - - $180 95
2012 $8-$100 - $3-$20 - -
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth $1


7c - Black
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x perf 10 (top or bottom) - Scott #507a
unique
Fall 2009 Auction - $67,500



8c - Olive bistre, dark olive green or olive green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #508 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $6-$23 - $3-$5 $260 -
Spring 2006 $5-$21 - $2-$7 $130 95
Fall 2006 $3 - $2 $230 95
- - - $500 95J
- - - $950 98
Spring 2007 $5-$30 - $3-$5 $2,300 98
Fall 2007 $6-$11 - $3-$5 $500 95J
- - - $800 98J
Spring 2008 $7-$45 - $3-$4 - -
$50 85 - - -
Fall 2008 $10-$15 - $3-$4 $250 95J
Spring 2009 $6-$10 - $2-$7 - -
$185 95 - - -
Fall 2009 $10-$26 - $2-$4 - -
Spring 2010 $7-$35 - $4-$7 - -
Fall 2010 $6-$12 - $1-$5 - -
Spring 2011 $8-$25 - $2-$12 $600 98J
Fall 2011 $16-$40 - $3-$7 $425 98
2012 $8-$40 - $2-$6 $350 98
$120 95 - - -
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth $1-$2


8c -Olive bistre, dark olive green or olive green
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x perf 10 (top or bottom)
Unwatermarked - Scott #508c - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  Used Graded Used
Spring 2006 $24,500 - -
Fall 2006 - - -
Spring 2007 - - -
Fall 2007 - - -
Spring 2008 $13,500 - -
Fall 2008 - - -
Spring 2009 $9,000 - -
Fall 2009 $21,000 85 -
Spring 2010 - - -
Fall 2010 $4,750-$5,000 - -
Spring 2011 - - -
Fall 2011 - - -
2012 - - $6,250
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -


9c - Salmon red or salmon
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #509 - 191

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 $9-$21 - $2-$6 $20-$725 -
Spring 2006 $4-$22 - $5-$12 $1,200 98
Fall 2006 $25-$30 85 $3 $900 98
$40 90 - - -
Spring 2007 $30 85 $3-$7 $325 95
- - - $1,500 98
Fall 2007 $8-$20 - $3-$4 $280-$300 95
Spring 2008 $10-$30 - $4-$8 - -
Fall 2008 $9-$25 - $2-$4 - -
Spring 2009 $8-$28 - $1-$6 $125 95J
Fall 2009 $6-$32 - $2-$5 $80 90
- - - $80 90J
Spring 2010 $8-$40 - $2-$3 - -
Fall 2010 $6-$50 - $1-$6 $590 98
Spring 2011 $7-$21 - $2-$7 $575 98J
$50 90 - - -
$100 95 - - -
Fall 2011 $5-$17 - $3-$4 $40 85
- - - $1,600 100
2012 $5-$45 - $1-$9 $1,600 100
2013 - - - - -
2014 - - - - -
2015 - - - - -
2016 - - - - -
2017 - - - - -
2018 - - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth $1



9c - Salmon red or salmon
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x perf 10 (top or bottom)
Unwatermarked - Scott #509a - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used
Spring 2006 - - $13,800
Fall 2006 - - -
Spring 2007 - - -
Fall 2007 - - -
Spring 2008 - - $4,750
Fall 2008 - - -
Spring 2009 - - -
Fall 2009 $40,000 - -
Spring 2010 - - $10,500
Fall 2010 $32,500 - $3,250
Spring 2011 - - -
Fall 2011 - - -
2012 - - $2,100*
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -

* heavily cancelled


10c - Orange yellow or golden yellow
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #510 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH MNH Graded
Fall 2005 - $6-$11 $325 -
Spring 2006 - $6-$11 $55 90
Fall 2006 $10 - $425 98J
Spring 2007 $7-$60 $4-$9 - -
Fall 2007 $9 $4-$5 $350 95
- - $1,350 95J
Spring 2008 $4-$17 $2 $350 95J
Fall 2008 $10-$15 $2-$4 $180 90J
- - $300 95
Spring 2009 $6-$30 $4-$6 - -
Fall 2009 $8-$30 $3-$7 $600 98
Spring 2010 $6-$25 $5-$13 - -
Fall 2010 $10-$17 $2-$9 - -
Spring 2011 $9-$18 $2-$10 $120 90J
Fall 2011 $9-$20 $3-$4 $35 80
- - $325 95
- - $650 98J
2012 $6-$45 $2-$9 - -
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -

Cancelled stamps are worth less than $1


10c - Brown yellow
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #510a - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH MH Used
Spring 2006 - $1,550 -
Fall 2006 - - -
Spring 2007 - - -
Fall 2007 - - -
Spring 2008 - - -
Fall 2008 - - -
Spring 2009 - - -
Fall 2009 - - -
Spring 2010 - - -
Fall 2010 - - -
Spring 2011 - - -
Fall 2011 - - -
2012 - - -
2013 - - -
2014 - - -
2015 - - -
2016 - - -
2017 - - -
2018 - - -


Samuel F.B. Morse Unaccepted design
1919 - Scotts 537-E3 - 3c
Prepared when it was thought that
the telegraph service would be placed
under Post Office Control. The project
was not carried through when this did
not come about.