Lot# 3012 - Sale #3005

  • Lot# : 3012 United States Collections

    U.S. CLASSIC COLLECTION,  on well researched homemade pages, mostly used, consisting of: 1 (6 singles - 3 with PF certs (1 of which has stitch watermark), horizontal pair on cover with PF cert, and 2 covers with singles), 2 (single pen cancel removed and cover), 3-4, 62-E2c, 67-E1b, 7 on printed matter circular, 8A, 9 (10 singles with various recut varieties), 10-10A (plus 2 10's on cover), 11-11A, 11 (A-C Relief, 18 singles and 4 covers from various plates and re-cutting varieties), 11 on cover with large pre-print paper fold, 17, 12, 13-16, 14 (2 covers from Harpers Mills, VA to Sutter Co., Cal), 18, 20, 23, 20/22 strip of 3 cover to Canada West, 25 vertical pair, 25A with PF cert, 26-26A (singles and covers), 25 (3 covers, 1 with green cancel), 26 unused block of 6, 28, 30-30A, 32-33, 32 cover from Harpers Mills, VA to Sutter Co., Cal., 36-8, 36 on large domestic cover, 37 on Trans-Atlantic cover to Ireland, 63 Official Business drop rate cover, 67, 75, 76 PF cert, 65 & 73 pair on cover to Canada East, 64B pair on cover, 76 vertical pair to Canada West, 78, 78b, 69 on large domestic cover, 78 on short pair cover to England, 71, 65 & 71 cover to South Australia, 85B (creases), 86-91, 92-98, 100, 89 pair & 94 (2) on cover to Shelburne, Nova Scotia, 112-22, 112-3 combo cover to Kent, Conn, 113 (2) cover - to pay 3c postage plus 1c carrier rates, 114 mourning cover, 116 cover front to Habana. Condition is mixed, with the occasional minor fault. Nice collection with many difficult pieces, carefully assembled and organized on custom pages. Viewing is recommended to properly evaluate.
    Start Price : 10,000 USD
    Current Opening : 6,000 USD
    Hammer price : 9,000 USD