Sale 3022 - Session 1 - United States Stamps and Covers
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  • Lot# : 1001 Postmasters Provisionals

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    Catalog# : 9X1
    New York, NY, 9X1, 1845 5c Black, magenta "ACM " connected, additional red arc "Paid" and pen cancel, well balanced margins to slightly in a bottom, trace of extremely shallow thin, fresh and Fine. (Scott $475).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1002 Postmasters Provisionals

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    Catalog# : 10X1
    Providence, RI, 10X1, 1846 5c Black, four margins, unused, manuscript notation on reverse, Very Fine (Scott $225).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1003 Postmasters Provisionals

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    Catalog# : 10X2
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    Providence RI; 10X1, 1846 5c Black, well-margined single, unused, Very Fine (Scott $225).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1004 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, attractive shade and strong imresssion, faint blue cancel, four margins, Very Fine; 2018 PF Graded 80 certificate. (Scott $390).
    Start Price : 180.00 USD
    Current Opening : 180.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1005 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, ample to large margins, attractive red town cds, Very Fine. (Scott $350).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1006 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, bright orange grid cancel, clear margins to barely in at bottom left, barely noticeable horizontal crease, otherwise Fine. (Scott $350).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1007 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, margins to barely in at bottom with large part adjacent stamp at top, light grid cancel, bottom stamp with natural pre-printing paper crease, horizontal crease between stamps (easily trimmed away), Fine. (Scott $350).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1008 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, cancelled by light black grid on folded letter datelined "Wallingford Sept 11th 1851" and addressed to Columbus Ohio, adjacent WALLINGFORD Ct. 11 SEP cds, stamp rich color on deeply blue paper and full to large margins all round with sliver of adjoining stamp at top, a Very Fine and rare demonetized use being one of the finest known examples, signed Ashbrook; ex-Ishikawa, Hackmey;
    Start Price : 4,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 4,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1009 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, fresh color and clear to full margins, tied to envelope by complete strike of red HOUSATONIC RAILROAD 5 integral rate route agent's handstamp, addressed to East Bridgewater Mass, stamp was lifted and a pen cancel removed, Very Fine appearance, ex-Hackmey; 1999 PSE certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1010 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, deep rich color and nicely margined, canceled by black geometric handstamp on folded letter with adjacent ELLICOTTVILLE N.Y. AUG 1 cds, addressed to the "Clerk of Allegany County" and contents regarding a $6,000 judgment awarded by the State Supreme Court, docketing extends to front, cover some light aging along couple vertical file folds, Fine use; ex-Hackmey; 1999 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1011 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, single tied on folded letter addressed to Amsterdam by blue circular grid cancel with matching "PHILADA. Pa. OCT 28 5cts" cds alongside, sender's routing "Steamer from Boston to Liverpool" and manuscript "100" (Dutch cents) due marking, "1/4" debit for postage due to Great Britain, backstamped London and Amsterdam, stamp ample margins two sides - just in the other two, Fine use; approx 21 covers to the Netherlands with 1847 issue franking (all with the 5c) are recorded; ex-Hackmey; 1985 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1012 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, single tied on folded letter addressed to Princeton NJ by blue PHILADA. Pa. 5 SEP 3 integral-rate cds (1849) with additional strike in center along with BLOODS DESPTACH 28 SO SIXTH handstamp, stamp ample margins except just in at lower left, slightly toned, otherwise Fine and scarce use; ex-Craveri, Hackmey, 2000 PF certificate
    Start Price : 600.00 USD
    Current Opening : 600.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1013 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, margins to touching in spots at left and right, tied on folded letter sheet to Middletown, Ct. by black circular grid, red Boston, Mass. 30 Jan 5 cts cds, scissor cut upper left, filefolds not impinging on stamp or cancels, Fine (Scott $425).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1014 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1b
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    1b, 1847 5c Orange brown, three singles tied on folded letter sheet by with blue circular grids with blue "20" and PHILADELPHIA JAN 10 cds (inverted "10") markings, ms "Due 5", stamps with good to large margins, some small edge breaks at top of letter sheet not affecting stamps; Fine use; ex-Gibson, Hackmey; 1981 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1015 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 1
    1, 1847 5c Red brown, two vertical pairs (one stamp with dot in "S" variety) and with preprinting paperfolds visible to varying degrees all tied by red grid cancels to folded letter sheet addressed to Baltimore, red ALBANY N.Y. OCT 23 cds alongside, stamps clear to large margins all round except just cut into at top left of one stamp, light vertical fold affecting one stamp, wax seal removed, few scissor cuts not affecting design, still Very Fine; ex-Ishikawa, Hackmey
    Start Price : 3,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 3,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1016 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    1, 1847 5c Red brown, four singles on legal-size folded letter to Eastport Me., each cancelled by black circular grids with two of the stamps additional red "PAID" handstamp, matching red BOSTON MAS MAR 18 cds and "20" rate handstamp alongside, stamps ample to large margins except just in at bottom, faint vertical file folds barely affect two stamps, Very Fine appearance, a rare quadruple-rated use of the 5c 1847; ex-Hackmey; 2000 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1017 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 2
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    2 var, 1847 10c Black, "Stitch" watermark, ample margins to close at bottom, black grid, trace of red cds, couple manuscript ink marks somewhat distracting, otherwise Fine; 1981 PF certificate.(Scott $475).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1018 1847 Issue (1-2)

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    Catalog# : 2
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    2, 1847 10c Black, tied by fancy geometric cancel to large part of folded letter to Riverhead NY with black ELLICOTTVILLE N.Y. AUG 2 cds alongside, fresh color and clear to large margins, bit of ink erosion in address, Very Fine appearance, one of only four recorded 1847 issue covers from Ellicottsville and one of only three stamps with this cancel; 1999 PF certificate; ex-Craveri, Hackmey;
    Start Price : 2,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1019 1875 Reproduction of the 1847 Issue (3-4)

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    Catalog# : 4P4
    4P4, 1875 10c Black, Plate proof on card, fresh and Extremely Fine. (Scott $250)
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1020 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 7
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    7, 1851 1c Blue, Type II, strip of three (pos 4-6L4) with plate scratch between position 4 and 5, tied to envelope by blue WELLINGTON O. JUL 2 cds, addressed to East Canaan Conn., stamps crisp color and impression, large margins to just clear at bottom left, part of backflap missing, light envelope wrinkle just affects upper right corner tip of stamp and well clear of design (not mentioned in cert), still a Very Fine use; ex-Rodgers, Hackmey; 2005 PF certificate
    Start Price : 2,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1021 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 7
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    7, 1851 1c Blue, Type II, block of four (pos 74/85L2), horizontal strip of five (pos 61-65L2) plus a right sheet margin single from the scarce plate 3 (pos 30L3 showing centerline) all affixed and ms. canceled on 10c Green on buff envelope (Scott U16) addressed to Mobile Ala., the block and strip also canceled by light red rimless STRAWBERRY VALLEY CALA May 17 cds (ms. date), margins often full, but some stamps with faults, envelope with missing backflap and worn edges, nevertheless a very rare California gold-rush cover paying the double trans-continental rate, mentioned in Ashbrook page 229, ex-Jeffreys, Hackmey; 1997 PF certificate
    Start Price : 2,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1022 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 8A
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    8A, 1851 1c Blue, Type IIIA, clear margins to in at bottom, large break at top, brilliant color and very lightly cancelled, Fine. 2018 PF certificate. (Scott $800).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1023 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 8A
    8A, 1851 1c Blue, Type IIIA, large margins to just touching at right, attractive grid cancel, light wrinkling and minor scuff at right, otherwise Fine, shows type quite well. (Scott $800).
    Start Price : 90.00 USD
    Current Opening : 90.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1024 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 9
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    9, 1851 1c Blue, Type IV, Major Double Transfer, top margin single - pos. 7R1L - with full margins the other sides and showing the position and transfer elements exceptionally well, Very Fine, a most desirable position for specialists; 1990 PF certificate(Scott $80)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1025 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 9
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    9, 1851 1c Blue, Type IV, single plus a vertical strip of three 1851 3c Red (Scott 11) tied by black circular grids on folded letter addressed to Mexico,1c also tied by oval VERA CRUZ 4 AGOSTO 1855, the 3c tied by red NEW ORLEANS AUG 1 cds, black "4" rating handstamp, 1c margins to just touching, 3c just clear to large margins and incorporation portion of adjacent stamp at top, a horizontal fold though stamps has been smoothed, Very Fine appearance; ex-Garrett, Hackmey, 1979 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1026 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 9
    9, 1851 1c Blue, Type IV, horizontal strip of three (shows adjacent stamps at bottom) plus 3c Dull red (Scott 11) all tied to folded letter addressed to Nantes France by NEW ORLEANS La. JUL 20 cds, ms. "per Steamer Persia", "New York Br Pkt" and French transit cancel/ due marking on address side, British transit and French transit/ arrival backstamps, all stamps margins to cutting, cover with some light aging along a central horiz file fold, a Fine and attractive use; ex-Hackmey
    Start Price : 750.00 USD
    Current Opening : 750.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1027 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    10, 1851 3c Orange brown, Type I, red BOSTON 19 Aug (1851) cds and small black "PAID" tieing four margin stamp to complete dated letter to Sullivan, Maine, stamp just clear to wide margins, Very Fine (Scott $260)
    Start Price : 85.00 USD
    Current Opening : 85.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1028 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    10, 1851 3c Orange brown, Type I, lighter shade tied on blue lettersheet by TALLAHASSEE / Flor July 18 (1851) cds (Type VII; early use), addressed to New Orleans, stamp just clear to large margins; Fine use (Scott $260)
    Start Price : 85.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1029 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    10A, 1851 3c Orange brown, Type II, top margin single (ample to large margins the other sides) just tied to folded letter by small Boston "Paid" with accompanying red BOSTON Dec 5 (1851) postmark, addressed to Sullivan, Maine. Very Fine (Scott $190)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1030 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    10A, 1851 3c Orange brown, Type II, just tied on blue folded letter by nice strike of blue circular grid with accompanying ELLSWORTH Me Jul 25 (1851) cds (first month of use) alongside, addressed to Sullivan, Maine, stamp rich color and margins to cutting, Very Fine (Scott $190)
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1031 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    11, 185 3c Dull red, Type II, (dot in lower right diamond) on c.1855 envelope from Boston to New York with shield marking from the "Adjutant General's Office, Mass.", stamp with rich color and margins to cutting, some light aging, Fine
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1032 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    10, 10A, 11, 11A 1851-57, 3c Issue Cover Selection, #10 on large piece from Rocton dated July 3,, 10A Type II on complete 1852 dated letter; also, ten covers with 11 or 11A, nine with dated letters sent to Sullivan, ME also an 11A claret used from New Jersey with 3 PAID cds, sent to Buffalo, NY, usual mixed condition, Fine group
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1033 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
    12, 1856 5c Red brown, two singles tied to large part folded letter sheet addressed to Nantes France by NEW ORLEANS DEC 5 cds, New York and French transit marks alongside, stamps fresh color and close to full margins all round, one stamp small scissor cut just into design, cover some light foxing along a central horiz file fold, Fine use, anelusive example of the 10c rate to France from this period; ex-Hackmey
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1034 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
    12, 1856 5c Red brown, horizontal strip of three tied to envelope addressed to Bordeaux by NEW ORLEANS MAY 10 1857 cds, red NEW YORK PAID 12 MAY 19 and French transit cds alongside, backstamped various French transit and arrival cancels, stamps fresh color and ample to full margins three sides - just touching at top, Very Fine cover showing the fully prepaid 15c treaty rate to France; ex-Gibson, Ishikawa, Hackmey
    Start Price : 1,800.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,800.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1035 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
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    12, 1856 5c Red brown, vertical strip of three tied to folded letter sheet addressed to Bordeaux by NEW ORLEANS La. JUL 19 cds, black boxed "P.D." and red BOSTON PAID 12 29 JULY transit marks, several French transit/ arrival backstamps, stamps mostly full margins but close to just touched at right, light corner crease in lower stamp, still Very Fine and attractive; ex-Hackmey, illustrated in Frajola and Mayer (p 85); signed Ashbrook, 2005 PF certificate,
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1036 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
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    12, 1856 5c Red brown, along with 1855 10c Green Type II, IV horizontal strip of three (II, II, IV; 14, 14, 16; pos 72-74L, right stamp recut at top) all tied on small folded letter addressed to Geneve Switzerland by NEW ORLEANS DEC 19 cds (1857), red "P.D." and "12" (credit to Prussia) handstamps, backstamped New York Br Pkt and Geneve arrival, cover refolded to show complete strip of 10c (creased due to original placement), 5c clear to full margins except in at left, 10c large margins at top and bottom, close at left and just touching at right, still Very Fine cover sent via Prussian Closed Mail, illustrated in Frajola and Mayer (p122), ex-Hackmey, 2006 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1037 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
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    12, 1856 5c Red brown, with 1857 10c Green Type II (Scott 32) tied to envelope addressed US Consul at to Lyon France by large Boston PAID with accompanying red BOSTON 12 OCT PAID 12 cds, black French transit cds, backstamped BOSTON BR. PKT. 12 OCT. plus French transit and arrival marks; 5c well margined incl portion adjacent stamp at right, mended backflap tears, a Fine and rare franking, Very Fine; ex-Hackmey; 2006 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1038 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 12
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    12, 1856 5c Red brown, with added 1857 1c Blue Type V and 12c Black Type I (Scott 24, 36) tied to legal-size pre-printed "Blank Election Returns, 1859." envelope by HARTFORD Ct. MAR 2 1859 cds, cover refolded, 5c clear to full margins and small corner crease bottom left, 1c with repair at top left, a scarce combination use to make up the 18c "sextuple" rate plus being a very late use of the 5c imperf; ex-Hackmey, illustrated in Frajola and Mayer (p 36), 2006 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1039 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 13
    13, 1855 10c Green, Type I, margins to barely in at bottom leaving enough of the design for positive identification, faint corner crease at top right (easily trimmed away and still leaving large margin), Very Fine (Scott $800).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
    Current Opening : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1040 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 13
    13, 1855 10c Green, Type I, horizontal pair with 1c Blue Type IV (Scott 9, pos 2R1L) tied to small envelope addressed to Paris by grid cancels, forwarded to Liverpool, array of transit and arrival postmarks each side plus a Greene & Co./ Paris forwarding agent handstamp (Rowe rarity 3), 10c clear to wide margins three sides (just touching at right), 1c huge margins at top and left, into at bottom at right with small corner crease, o/w Very Fine; ex-Ishikawa, Hackmey
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1041 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 14
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    14, 15, 1855 10c Green, Type II, III. four singles, all with four margins, includes 10c Type II (3), one with New York "Ocean Mail" integral grid, 10c Type III on piece, Sanora, Cal. 1856 cds, all Very Fine; one with 1987 PF certificate. (Scott $560).
    Start Price : 140.00 USD
    Current Opening : 140.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1042 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 14
    14, 1855 10c Green, Type II, horizontal four margin strip of three, pos. 32-34R1, light cds cancels, small pulp inclusion middle stamp, Very Fine. (Scott $600).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1043 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 14
    14, 1855 10c Green, Type II, left margin single (pos 51L without position dot) tied on cover to Hanover, NH by light grid, Portland, Or. Oct 7 59 cds, minor edge restoration (trivial), otherwise Very Fine cover (Scott $190).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1044 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 14, 15
    14, 15, 1855 10c Green, Types II, III, singles tied to lightweight folded letter datelined "Barcelona Agosto 4 / 1858" and addressed to Veracruz Mexico by circular grid cancels and the left stamp also by NEW ORLEANS OCT 1858 cds, blue oval "Canet Y Garvaleni/ Habana" forwarder handstamp (Rowe rarity 2) next to handstruck "3" (reales) rate stamp, the left 10c (Type III) pre-affixing horizontal crease, cover light wrinkling from postal use; Fine; apparently carried outside the mails from Spain to New Orleans via Cuba and showing the double 10c direct American Packet rate to Mexico; ex-Ishikawa, Hackmey
    Start Price : 800.00 USD
    Current Opening : 800.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1045 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 14
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    14, 1855 10c Yellowish green, Type II, horizontal pair plus 1851 1c Blue Type II and 3c Claret (Scott 7, 11) all on envelope addressed to Belfast Ireland with black circular grid cancels (tying 1c, 3c), indistinguishable dispatch cds, red AMERICA LIVERPOOL PAID AP 20 1857 transit, backstamped Belfast AP 21, stamps with margins to cutting, envelope cleaned and slightly reduced at top plus missing backflap, still Fine; ex-Hackmey, 2003 RPSL certificate
    Start Price : 400.00 USD
    Current Opening : 400.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1046 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    14, 16, 1855 10c Green, Types II, IV, vertical pair (II, IV, pos 65/75L1) and 1c Blue Type IV, (Scott 9) all canceled by black circular grid and affixed on folded letter addressed to Bordeaux, NEW ORLEANS DEC 28 cds (1855) plus assortment of British and French transit and arrival cancels incl "8" (decimes) due, 1c good margins except just in at left, 10c issues full balanced margins and incl portion adjacent stamp at top, 10c Type IV small gum toning spot, Very Fine, a wonderful example of the 21c American Packet rate to France, reverse side with pencil notes by Chase, ex-Hackmey; 2005 PF certificate
    Start Price : 2,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1047 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    14, 15, 1855 10c Green, Types II, III, Type II vertical pair, Type II single with added 1851 1c Blue Type IV vertical pair and single plus 1851 3c Red vertical strip of three (Scott 9, 11) all with black circular grid cancels and affixed on folded letter addressed to Nantes France, red NEW ORLEANS MAY 19 cds, appropriate 1855 transit/ arrival cancels both sides, stamps ample to cut-into margins, despite some small faults an attractive and rare cover, ex-Hackmey; 1999 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1048 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 15
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    15, 1855 10c Yellowish green, Type III, two singles plus a 1c Blue Type IV (Scott 9) all pen canceled and affixed on 3c envelope (Scott U9, also pen canceled) addressed to London, from there forwarded to different London address and franked with 1856 1d Rose red (Scott 20, uncanceled), black PLACE DALE R.I. JUL 6 cds, red London arrival mark and "3" handstamp, slightly overlapping stamps with margins to cutting, British stamp small fault, cover with edge staining and some imperfections, a rare combination cover; ex-Hackmey; 1999 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1049 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 15, 16
    15, 16, 1855 10c Green, Type III, IV, horizontal strip of three (pos 62-64L, 15, 15, 16 with #16 recut top and bottom), canceled by "criss cross" cancels on envelope addressed to Munchen Germany, PEACEDALE R.I. JUN 18 cds, red N YORK 7 AM PKT PAID exchange credit marking, red boxed Aachen transit , ms. "Via Prussian Closed Mail", backstamped 2-line MUNCHEN 10 JUL 1856, stamps ample to large margins except just in at right, some small stamp and cover faults, Fine appearance and a rare 10c combination strip on cover; ex-Ishikawa, Hackmey
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1050 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 17
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    17, 1851 12c Black, plus 1851 1c Blue Type II (2 singles) and 1855 10c Green Type II (Scott 7, 14) tied to envelope addressed to Liverpool by HOOSICK FALLS N.Y. AUG 24 cds (1857) adjacent "AMERICA PAID LIVERPOOL" transit; "19" marking, backstamped BOSTON Br PKT transit, envelope aged with tear at top right closed, stamps with light creasing at top; an attractive three-color franking; ex-Hackmey, 1999 PF certificate
    Start Price : 750.00 USD
    Current Opening : 750.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1051 1851-56 Issue (5-17)

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    Catalog# : 17a
    17a, 1851 12c Black, Diagonal bisect used on cover, top left half tied on envelope addressed to Louisville Kentucky by SAN FRANCISCO CAL. 16 JUN cds (1853), endorsed "per Steamship 'Northerner' 18 June"; "cameo" imprint of "F.B.B. & Co San Francisco" on backflap, stamp full margin at left, just in at top, the envelope repaired in the margins; otherwise Fine and attractive cover; a shortage of 3c stamps in San Francisco led to the use of bisected 12c stamps to pay the 6c letter rate from May until September 1853, when the bisects were prohibited in the East.
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1052 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 20
    20, 1857 1c Blue, Type II, vertical pair, showing type well, attractively cancelled with light town c.d.s., Fine. (Scott $625)
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1053 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 20
    20, 1857 1c Blue, Type II, tied on printed 1858 Bank notice by Fulton, NY 8 Feb cds, stamp brilliant color and exceptional centering, cover small tone spots well away from stamp or address panel, Very Fine. (Scott $325)
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1054 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    24, 1857 1c Blue, Type V, in a deep blue shade tied on orange envelope by lightly struck bullseye red carrier cancel, "NEW YORK PAID, CITY DELIVERY / AUG 30", sent to the President of the New York and Harlem Railroad Company in the city, cover light central vertical bend and couple staple holes at left, still Fine
    Start Price : 40.00 USD
    Current Opening : 40.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1055 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 25
    25, 1857 3c Rose, Type I, pair tied on folded letter sheet to New York by light New Orleans, La. Aug 30 1857 (early use), blue oval forwarder "Forwarded by C.W. Oliver & Co. New Orleans" (Rowe rarity 3), stamps brillaint color and scissor trimmed perfs on sides, an immaculate and Very Fine cover (Scott $400 as pair off cover).
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1056 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 25
    25, 1857 3c Rose, Type I, group of seven small covers to Sanborton Bridge NH, each with single franking tied by grid or Worcester, Mass cds, several with light wax seal stains bleeding into address panel, F-VF covers. (Scott $1,330).
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1057 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 27
    27, 1858 5c Brick red, Type I, rich true color, attractive partial red c.d.s., reperfed at right, other minor perf flaws, still Very Fine appearing (Scott $1,700).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1058 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 27
    27, 1858 5c Brick red, Type I, pair and single tied on envelope addressed to Paris by New Orleans Mar 14 1859 cancels, red New York "12" Mar 22 exchange marking plus a black French transit and very lightly struck boxed "P.D." in red, backstamped French transit and arrival cds', nicely centered stamps (especially the top stamp in pair) with fresh color, Very Fine example of the 15c Treaty Rate to France; 2013 PF certificate
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1059 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    28A, 1858 5c Indian red, Type I, tied on lady's envelope addressed in blue ink to Switzerland along with 10c Green Type III single (33) and 10c Green Type II/III combination vertical pair (32/33), all tied by partial strikes of New Orleans La. May 29, 1858 cds, red Boston Jun. 2 Paid 12 credit cds also ties the 5c, framed red Aachen transit, neatly redirected and ms. rated, Boston and Swiss transit/ arrival backstamps, the 10c pair slight creasing due to placement, still Very Fine, an attractive cover and an elusive foreign use of the 5c to a country other than Germany; 1994 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1060 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 29
    29, 1859, 5c Brown, Type I, attractive appearing, regummed or redistributed o.g., small flaws/faults, none distracting, Fine. (Scott $1,750 without gum).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1061 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 30A
    30A, 1857 5c Brown, Type II, rich color, unused, centered slightly to bottom, fresh and Fine. (Scott $825).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1062 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 31
    31, 1857 10c Green, Type I, well centered single tied on envelope addressed to Massachusetts by San Francisco Aug 24 1858 cds, stamp somewhat "dry" printing and few barely toned perf tips, Very Fine (Scott $1,300)
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1063 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 31
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    31-32, 1857 10c Green, Types I, II, two singles plus pair, 10c Type I trimmed perfs at right, 10c Type II rejoined pair and single, all reperfed, otherwise F-VF; various certificates accompany. (Scott $1,640)
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1064 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 32
    32-33, 1857 10c Green, Types II, III Combination Pair, vertical pair, rich color and lightly cancelled not obscuring design elements, Fine and attractive. (Scott $450).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1065 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 33
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    33, 1857 10c Green Type III, attractive color, black cds, exceptionally well-balanced margins, a truly insignificant rust spot at upper left (not mentioned in PSE cert); 2009 PSE Graded XF-Sup 95 certificate; 2017 PF certificate (Scott $180)
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1066 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 33
    33, 1857 10c Green, Type III, pair tied on envelope addressed to Massachusetts by light San Francisco cds, stamps fresh and well centered but with very trivial perf flaw, cover bit of edge aging, Fine use (Scott $400 as used pair)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1067 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 35
    35, 1857 10c Green, Type V, three singles, two tied to piece by New York "Ocean Mail" grids, other straddle margin single with neat red cds, couple small flaws, Very Fine appearing. (Scott $172).
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1068 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    35, 1859 10c Green, Type V, horiz strip of three (pos 34-36R2) plus 1860 12c Black (36B0 tied on folded letter sheet addressed to Genoa Italy by just legible New Orleans Aug 22 1860 double circle postmarks, red "19" credit and boxed Aachen transit cancel, bold black boxed "PD", unusual ms. "Via N.O.T. & G.N.R.R." (New Orleans, Texas and Great Northern) railroad route designation at top, numerous backstamps incl lightly struck New York exchange Swiss "Bahnpost" and a Genova arrival, 35 strip scissor separated with perfs all or mostly missing on three sides, still a Fine use showing the 42c Prussian Closed Mail rate; ex-Knapp; 2013 PF certificate
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1069 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 36
    36, 1857 12c Black, Plate I, rich color, exceptionally well centered for issue, very light cancel, Very Fine. (Scott $300).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1070 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    36, 1857 12c Black, block of four, sharp impression, complimented by beautiful vibrant red socked-on-the-nose "HARTFORD MAR 9" cds, bottom right stamp with two tiny tone spots, very minor separations sensibly reinforced with tiny pieces of hinge, well-centered for this issue, Very Fine, a magnificent block, 1977 PF certificate, ex-Lehman, Ishikawa (Scott $2,750 for used block of 4, without premium added for red cancel)
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1071 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 36B
    36B, 1857 12c Black, Plate III, bright and fresh, o.g., Fine. (Scott $700).
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
    Current Opening : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1072 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 37
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    37, 1857 24c Gray lilac, fresh and well centered, full o.g., lightly hinged, F-VF. 1993 PF certificate. (Scott $1,450).
    Start Price : 400.00 USD
    Current Opening : 400.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1073 1857-61 Issue (18-39)

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    Catalog# : 38
    38, 1857 30c Orange, neat face free grid cancel, Very Fine. (Scott $425).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1074 1875 Reprint of the 1857-60 Issue (40-47)

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    Catalog# : 40P4
    40P4-47P4, 1875 1c-90c Official Reprints, Plate proofs on card, some minor card flaws including couple heavily hinged and h.r.'s, F-VF. (Scott $425).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1075 "August" 1861 Issue (55-62B)

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    Catalog# : 56
    65-E15h, 1861 3c Brown rose "Premier Gravure", Plate essay on semi-transparent paper, perf 12, slightly aged o.g., still fresh and Fine (Scott $550)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1076 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 63
    63, 68, 1861 1c Blue; 10c Green, 10c pair, all tied on folded letter sheet to Amsterdam by grid and red New York Am Pkt Paid 9/27/(62) cds, manuscript notation "P St. New York p. Open Mail via Ostend", neat Buchardt & Gebhard, NY company oval, red London transit backstamp, partial backflap affects Amsterdam receiver, still Very Fine
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1077 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 63b
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    63b, 1861 1c Dark blue, rich distinctive color, small faults, Fine appearance, an attractive example of this scarce shade; 2018 PSE certificate (Scott $875)
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1078 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    64, 1861 3c Pink, single frankings on two covers; from Bangor, Me. to Sullivan, Me. (JUL 24; with enclosure) and Westminster, VT to Fitchburg, Ms. (JAN 25), Fine (Scott $1,550)
    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 300.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1079 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 65-E1c
    65-E1c, Essay, Vignette of Washington, from the original 1851 die, 16.5x19mm, two essays on colored card: violet on buff, dark green on pink, both approx. 50x50mm, Very Fine. (Scott $250),
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1080 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    65, 1861 3c Rose, shade varieties on eight covers, one on Furniture advertising cover from Waverly, NY; Havana, NY Attorney cc; Blue Louisville, KY 1864 internal cover; three copies on New York City cover with fancy killers; two singles on New Bedford, MS cover, relating to the purchase and shipment of stone for building the Fort at Clark's Point, with copy of letter sent to Brig. Gen. Totten, Chief Engineer, Washington, DC, and three covers wtih contents from Athol, MS, Baltimore, and Newburgh, ME with 1861 ms cancel, relating to couterfeit dollars, usual mixed condition but Fine overall
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1081 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 67
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    67, 1861 5c Buff, exceptional color, well centered for issue, attractive blue town cancel, barely perceptable tiny thin and small crease at extreme top, Very Fine for issue. 2017 PSE certificate. (Scott $780)
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1082 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    67, 1861 5c Buff, very fresh, neat target cancel, reperfed, still attractive and Fine; as a bonus: 76, 1861 5c Red Brown, fresh, neat grid cancel, Fine; and 124, 1875 2c Brown re-issue, regummed, about Fine, 1998 APEX certificate (total Scott for all three stamps $1,425)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1083 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 67b
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    67b, 1861 5c Olive yellow, attractive single with rich distinctive color and a bold red circular grid cancel, a Fine sound example of this rare shade being the scarcest of all the 5c 1861 shade varieties; 2018 PSE certificate (Scott $4,750)
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1084 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 68
    68, 1861 10c Green, pair, exceptionally well centered with well balanced margins, very attractive red cds, Extremely Fine. (Scott $125)
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
    Current Opening : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1085 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 70d
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    70d, 1862 24c Pale gray violet on thin paper, segmented grid cancel, couple clipped perfs at left, Fine and extremely scarce; 2015 PSE certificate. (Scott $3,000).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1086 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 72-E7g
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    72-E7g, 1861 90c Dark blue, Plate essay on semi-transparent stamp paper, single without gum, three full margins, irregular and slightly cutting in at right, Fine; 2016 Crowe certificate (Scott $5,500 as o.g. pair)
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1087 1861-66 Issue (63-78)

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    Catalog# : 78a
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    78a, 1863 24c Grayish Lilac. attractive shade, unobtrusive cork cancel, fresh and Very Fine (Scott $400).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1088 1867-68 Grilled Issues (79-101)

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    Catalog# : 85
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    85, 1867 3c Rose, "D" Grill, cork obliteratation cancel, short perfs at bottom, Fine. 2019 PSE certificate. (Scott $1,000).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1089 1867-68 Grilled Issues (79-101)

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    Catalog# : 88
    88, 1868 3c Rose, exceptionally fresh right margin single, o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine and choice (Scott $950).
    Start Price : 300.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1090 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 114
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    114 Var, 1869 3c Utramarine on gray paper, stunning color accented by deep gray paper, tied on cover to Hudson, Mich. by Adrian, Mich cds and segmented cork cancel, cover with small corner nick in upper left corner, F-VF, very difficult issue to find on cover; 2019 PF certificate. (Scott $750).
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1091 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    "American Mission, Constantinople, Turkey", blue Mar 11 double oval on onion skin cover to Fitchburg, Mass., blue "American Board of Foreign Missions, New York" Apr 6 1870 oval handstamp, 3c (114) tied by fancy cork cancel, New York Apr 6 4PM cds, typical small cover faults, small paper clip rust stain, still Fine and attractive "Missionary" cover.
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1092 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 115
    115, 1869 6c Ultramarine, fresh and well centered, Very Fine and attractive (Scott $200).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1093 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 116-E1c
    116-E1c, 1869 10c Brown, Die essay on india, National Bank Note imprint at bottom, couple typically tiny thins well away from design, otherwise Very Fine (Scott $1,100).
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1094 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 116
    116, 1869 10c Yellow, fresh and well centered, lightly cancelled, Very Fine (Scott $110).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1095 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 117P3
    117P3, 1869 12c Green, Plate proof on india, block of four, Extremely Fine. (Scott $190).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1096 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 117
    117, 1869 12c Green, fresh and attractive, expertly regumed and reperfed, Very Fine appearing. (Scott $725).
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
    Current Opening : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1097 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 118
    118, 1869 15c Brown and blue, Type I, fairly well centered for issue, attractive blue grid cancel, couple very light tone spots, still Fine. (Scott $875).
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1098 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 119
    119, 1869 15c Brown and blue, Type II, rich intense color, attractive light cork cancel and partial red cds, near Very Fine. (Scott $190).
    Start Price : 90.00 USD
    Current Opening : 90.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1099 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 120
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    120, 1869 24c Green and violet, exceptionally fresh and bright, unused, light diagonal crease, Fine appearance. 2008 PF certificate. (Scott $2,600).
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 1100 1869 Pictorial Issue (112-122)

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    Catalog# : 120
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    120, 1869 24c Green and violet, brilliant colors and well centered, attractive red "leaf" cancel, Very Fine; 1991 PF certificate. (Scott $1,100).
    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 300.00 USD
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