30c - Orange red or dark orange red
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #516 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH MNH Graded MH Graded
Spring 2006 $25-$50 - $7-$30 $2,200 98J - -
Fall 2006 $45 80 - $560-$725 95 - -
Spring 2007 $35-$80 - $8-$30 - - - -
Fall 2007 $13-$65 - $3-$17 $100 85 - -
- - - $140 90 - -
- - - $650 95J - -
Spring 2008 $25 - - $525 95 - -
$60 90 $7-$16 - - - -
Fall 2008 $40-$100 - $9-$13 $160 90 - -
- - - $325-$525 95 - -
- - - $750 95J - -
- - - $1,600 98 - -
Spring 2009 $21-$75 - $8-$16 $120 90 - -
- - - $240 95 - -
Fall 2009 $20-$40 - $10-$18 $85 90 - -
- - - $950 98 - -
Spring 2010 $20-$50 - $8-$14 - - - -
Fall 2010 $20-$50 - $9-$28 $225 95 - -
Spring 2011 $25-$70 - $8-$27 $280 95 - -
$525 95 - - - - -
Fall 2011 $20-$65 - $7-$18 $150 90 $725 100J
- - - $425 98 - -
- - - $3,250 100J - -
2012 $19-$150 - $7-$28 $240 95 - -
- - - $1,900 100J - -
2013 - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - -

Cancelled stamps sell for $1-$2


30c - Dark orange red
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 x perf 10 (top or bottom) - Unwatermarked - Scott #516a - 1917
There are only five copies in existance.
Spring 2006 Auction - MNH w/margin $40,000, MNH single $35,000
Fall 2010 Auction MNH $32,500
2013 Auction - used - $6,250


50c - Red violet or violet
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #517 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Used MNH Graded MH Graded
Spring 2006 $40-$155 - $15-$29 $1 $3,500 98 - -
Fall 2006 - - - - $2,200-$3,500 98 - -
- - - - $1,050 95J - -
- - $23 - $525 90 - -
Spring 2007 $55-$75 - $12-$35 - - - - -
Fall 2007 $65-$105 - $12-$60 - $60 80 - -
- - - - $280 90 - -
- - - - $925 95 - -
- - - - $6,000 100 - -
Spring 2008 $95 - $21-$50 < $1 $875 95 - -
Fall 2008 $50-$60 - $19-$30 $1 $150 85 $290 98
- - - - $290 90 - -
- - - - $1,400 98 - -
Spring 2009 $40-$50 - $10-$30 $1-$2 $150 90 $475 98J
- - - - $695 95 - -
- - - - $575 95J - -
Fall 2009 $20-$45 - $10-$30 $1-$2 $150 90 $325 98
- - - - $300 95 - -
- - - - $1,300-$1,400 100 - -
Spring 2010 $35-$65 - $11-$19 $1 - - $190 98J
$100 85 - - - - - -
Fall 2010 $40-$65 - $8 $1 $375 95 - -
- - - - $2,100 100 - -
Spring 2011 $25-$115 - $15-$23 $1-$2 $220-$325 95 - -
- - - - $700 95J - -
- - - - $2,100 100 - -
Fall 2011 $18-$135 - $8-$26 < $1 $155 90 - -
- - - - $280 95 - -
- - - - $850 98 - -
2012 $18-$115 - $7-$40 $1-$3 $160-$220 95 $290 100
- - - - $400 95J - -
- - - - $950 100 - -
2013 - - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - -

517c
50c - Red violet
Flat Plate - Perf. 10 at top - Unwatermarked
Scott #517c - 1917
Only two examples known
2013 auction - used - $15,500


$1 -Violet Brown or violet black
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #518 - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Used MNH Graded
Spring 2006 $30-$50 - $10-$29 $2-$5 $625 95
Fall 2006 $1,055 95 $13-$20 $2-$10 $850 95
- - - - $650 98
Spring 2007 $30-$235 - $11-$22 $1-$7 - -
Fall 2007 $80 75 - - $180 90
$35 - $15-$40 $1 $650 95
Spring 2008 $45-$115 - $21-$35 $1-$4 - -
$150 85 - - - -
Fall 2008 - - $20-$45 < $1 $240 90
- - - - $675 95
- - - - $8,500 100
Spring 2009 $30-$50 - $20-$35 - $1,600 98
Fall 2009 $50-$120 - $20-$40 < $1 $220 95
$125 90 - - $850 98
Spring 2010 $35-$105 - $14-$25 $1-$2 - -
Fall 2010 - - - - $75 75
$65 - $14-$55 < $1 $850-$2,000 98
- - - - $6,750 100
Spring 2011 $35-$70 - $17-$45 $1 $375 95
Fall 2011 $35-$70 - $13-$35 $1-$4 $375 95
- - - - $450 95J
- - - - $850 98
2012 $30-$125 - $9-$50 $1-$12 $260-$375 95
$50 85 - - $425-$1,150 98
2013 - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - -


$1 - Deep brown
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked
Scott #518b - 1917

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MNH Used
Spring 2005 $1,350 - - -
Fall 2005 - - - -
Spring 2006 $2,300 80 - -
Fall 2006 $1,375 - - -
Spring 2007 - - - -
Fall 2007 - - - -
Spring 2008 - - - -
Fall 2008 - - $1,700 -
Spring 2009 - - - -
Fall 2009 - - - -
Spring 2010 - - $1,300 -
Fall 2010 - - - -
Spring 2011 - - - -
Fall 2011 - - - -
2012 - - - $1,500
2013 - - - -
2014 - - - -
2015 - - - -
2016 - - - -
2017 - - - -
2018 - - - -


2c - Carmine
Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Double line USPS watermark - Scott #519 - 1917
Requires certificate - often faked

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Graded Used MNH Graded MH Graded Used Graded
Spring 2005 - - - - - $400 - - - - -
Fall 2005 - - - - - $700-$2,400 - - - - -
Spring 2006 - - - - - $3,250 95 - - - -
Fall 2006 $7,750 98 - - - $1,250-$2,000 90 - - - -
$1,400 95 - - - $10,000 98 - - - -
Spring 2007 - - $220-$225 - $335 - - - - - -
Fall 2007 - - $160-$170 - - - - - - - -
Spring 2008 $1,120 95 $75-$160 - $270 $1,450 90 - - - -
Fall 2008 - - $150-$340 - - - - - - - -
Spring 2009 $180-$270 - $75 - - - - - - - -
Fall 2009 $380 - - - - $1,400 90 - - - -
$1,200 90 - - - - - - - - -
Spring 2010 - - $160 - - - - - - - -
Fall 2010 $350 - $85-$180 - - $7,900 98 - - - -
$235 75 - - - - - - - - -
2011 - - $115 - - $700 80 $400 85 - -
- - - - - $1,400 90 $1,050 98 - -
2012 $170-$400 - $70-$600 - $105 $1,100 90 $650 95 $5,250 95
2013 - - - - - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - - - - -


2 - Orange red and black or red orange and black
791,000 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11 - Unwatermarked - Scott #523 - 1918

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Graded Used MNH Graded MH Graded Used Graded
Spring 2005 - - - - - - - - - - -
Fall 2005 - - - - - $10,500 - - - - -
Spring 2006 - - - - - $3,750 90J - - - -
Fall 2006 - - - - $40 $15,000 100 - - - -
Spring 2007 $710 - $225-$375 - $40-$70 - - - - - -
Fall 2007 - - $230-$250 - $50 - - - - - -
Spring 2008 $415 - $180-$280 - $50-$115 - - - - - -
- - $350 85 - - - - - - -
- - $885 90J - - - - - - -
Fall 2008 $535-$800 - $290 - - $525 75 $725 95 - -
- - $425 80 - $4,000 95 $960 95J - -
Spring 2009 - - $405 75 $90-$150 $600 80 $525 90J - -
- - - - - $700 85J - - - -
- - - - - $1,700 90J - - - -
- - - - - $3,250 95 - - - -
Fall 2009 - - $180 - $70-$110 $800 85 $625 98 - -
$2,000 95 $710 95J - $4,000 98 - - - -
- - - - - $2,200 98J - - - -
Spring 2010 - - - - - $1,500 90J $280 85 - -
- - - - - $3,000 95 - - - -
Fall 2010 - - $130 - $60-$100 $700 85 - - - -
Spring 2011 - - $340 - $45-$140 $650 80 $600 95 $160 85
- - - - - $850-$1,200 90 - - - -
- - - - - $2,700 95 - - - -
Fall 2011 - - $255-$900 - $45-$60 $1,300 85 $425 85J $1,500 100J
- - - - - $1,300 90J $750 95J - -
- - - - - $3,250 98 - - - -
2012 $350-$680 - $175-$600 - $55-$135 $550 85 - - $1,900 98J
- - $750 85J - $1,400-$2,200 95 - - - -
- - $850 95 - $5,000 98 - - - -
2013 - - - - - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - - - - -


$5 -Deep green and black
297,000 - Flat Plate - Perf. 11
Unwatermarked - Scott #524 - 1918

  NY Auction Houses
  MNH Graded MH Graded Used MNH Graded MH Graded
Fall 2005 - - - - - $1,300 - - -
Spring 2006 $210-$290 - $95 - $10-$15 $1,050 95 - -
Fall 2006 $165 70 - - - - - - -
Spring 2007 $145-$310 - $70-$85 - $9-$19 - - - -
Fall 2007 $245 - $90-$120 - $7-$11 - - - -
Spring 2008 $135-$165 - $85-$95 - $9-$30 $4,000 98 - -
- - $100 75 - - - - -
Fall 2008 $150-$325 - $75-$80 - $8-$25 $500 90 $160 90
- - - - - $1,000 95 $500 98
- - - - - $3,500 98 - -
Spring 2009 $115-$150 - $90-$110 - $8-$20 $290 85 $450 95
- - - - - $325-$450 90 - -
- - - - - $2,700 98 - -
Fall 2009 $175 - $65-$120 - $6-$12 - - $450 98
- - $550 95 - - - - -
Spring 2010 - - - - - - - - -
Fall 2010 $200-$220 - $80-$110 - $6-$30 $350 90J - -
- - $145 90 - $1,000 95 - -
Spring 2011 $160-$280 - $90-$155 - $10-$30 $290 90 - -
- - - - - $1,450-$1,500 98 $400 100
Fall 2011 $215-$325 - $65-$185 - $9-$35 $290 90 - -
- - $75 80 - $450 95 - -
2012 $150-$450 - $65-$155 - $7-$35 $400 90 - -
$170 80 - - - $1,500 98 - -
- - - - - $4,000 100 - -
2013 - - - - - - - - -
2014 - - - - - - - - -
2015 - - - - - - - - -
2016 - - - - - - - - -
2017 - - - - - - - - -
2018 - - - - - - - - -