Carriers Stamps

Sale 3031 - Session 1 - United States Stamps and Covers
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  • Lot# : 1386 Carriers Stamps

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    Catalog# : 1LB3
    1LB3, 1850 1c Blue, Baltimore, Md., left sheet margin single, not tied but manuscript cancelled and light water staining showing this stamp belongs, on locally-addressed cover, F-VF cover, Ex-Knapp (lot 906)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
    Hammer price : 140.00 USD

    Lot# : 1387 Carriers Stamps

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    3LB1, Boston Mass., 1849/50 1c Blue on pelure, uncancelled single on envelope to Boston street address, stamp clear to full margins, envelope without postmark and horiz crease across top not affecting stamp, Fine and unusual use (Scott $150)
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
    Current Opening : 50.00 USD
    Hammer price : 130.00 USD

    Lot# : 1388 Carriers Stamps

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    3LB2, Boston Mass., 1851 1c Blue, pos 16, cancelled but not tied by light strike of red diamond grid on small ladies envelope (with enclosure datelined "Boston Jan 2nd 1855" and addressed to Geneva NY, additional 1851 3c (11A) tied by black "Paid" circular grid with red Boston 4 Jan "3 cts" cds alongside, local just clear to wide margins incl sliver of adjacent stamp at bottom, 3c margins to cutting, Very Fine (Scott $325)
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 110.00 USD
    Hammer price : 110.00 USD

    Lot# : 1389 Carriers Stamps

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    3LB2, Boston Mass., 1851 1c Blue, pos 21, cancelled and just tied along with 1851 3c (11A) on folded letter datelined "Boston May 25" addressed to NY City, "Paid" circular grid ties 3c, lightly struck red Boston 25 May "3 cts" cds at right, docketing indicates 1855 mailing received May 28, carrier ample to full margins, 3c margins to just cutting, oxidized and creased by horiz file fold, Fine use (Scott $325)
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
    Current Opening : 110.00 USD
    Hammer price : 110.00 USD

    Lot# : 1390 Carriers Stamps

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    Boston "Penny Post Paid" carrier red grid in circle handstamp lightly struck on locally addressed folded letter dated "Dec 14 1852", ms "Pd" over the marking, central vertical file fold and some trivial light aging, Fine use
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
    Current Opening : 50.00 USD
    Hammer price : 50.00 USD

    Lot# : 1391 Carriers Stamps

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    "3 O'Clock Delivery" and "11 O'Clock Deliver" carrier marks on back side of envelope addressed to Boston, address side with blue Nashua NH Jun 12 "3 Paid" rate date stamp, the 3 O»Clock marking struck over backflap and affected by opening, Fine and unusual with the two handstamps
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
    Current Opening : 50.00 USD
    Hammer price : 85.00 USD

    Lot# : 1392 Carriers Stamps

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    Catalog# : 4LB11
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    4LB11, Honour's City Express, Charleston, SC, 1851-58 2c Black on bluish, tied with 1851 3c Dull red (Scott 11) on envelope addressed to Effingham, South Carolina by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Oct 19" cds, some minor edge wear, otherwise Very Fine and choice; only 14 covers franked with this Honour's Express issue and one of only six recorded in a combination franking with the 1851 3c and on only three of these does the Charleston cancel tie the "Penny Post" issue; ex-Hackmey; 2000 PF certificate
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
    Hammer price : 3,250.00 USD

    Lot# : 1393 Carriers Stamps

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    7LB11, USPO, Philadelphia Pa., 1c Gold on black glazed, affixed but not tied on envelope addressed to Princeton, New Jersey (Meredith correspondence) with an accompanying blue "Philadelphia Pa Aug 11" (1851) cds and "5" handstamp, nicely margined stamp with a small scissor cut confined to the upper right margin, Very Fine; 2013 PSAG certificate; ex-Kuphal (Scott $325)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
    Hammer price : 150.00 USD

    Lot# : 1394 Carriers Stamps

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    "U.S.P.O. Despatch/ Pre-Paid/ One Cent" double oval on a locally addressed folded envelope, Fine example
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 80.00 USD
    Hammer price : 80.00 USD

    Lot# : 1395 Carriers Stamps

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    1862 Cover Philadelphia to Union Soldier in Mississippi, 1861 1c Blue, 3c Rose (63, 65) tied on envelope by Philadelphia Aug 12 1862 cds, addressed to "Lt A.S. Buchanan/ 10th Missouri Regiment/ 2nd Brigade/ 3rd Division/ Army of the Mississippi/ Pope's Division", ms "Please Send Your Directions", backstamped "U.S. Penny Mail/ Phila Pa Aug 12" and "Received/ Cairo Ill" August 17, envelope opened at left and a bit of edge wear slightly affecting one side of 3c stamp, Fine use; ex-AlexanderrnThe cover was carried to the Philadelphia Post Office by US Carrier service and then travelled through normal channels to Cairo, Illinois. It travelled by to Corinth, Mississippi, the location of the 10th Missouri at the time, by military courier. rnThe Army of the Mississippi was the name given to two Union armies that operated around the Mississippi River, both with short existences, during the Civil War. It participated in the Battle of Island Number Ten prior to its engagement at Corinth, Mississippi under General John Pope. The unit was discontinued in October 1862 and the regiments dispersed.
    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 475.00 USD
    Hammer price : 800.00 USD

    Lot# : 1396 Carriers Stamps

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    Catalog# : LO1TC
    LO1TC3a, LO2TC3a; LO1TC5a, LO2TCa, 1851 1c Carrier Stamps, plate proofs on india or wove paper, all Very Fine, very fresh and attractive. (Scott $1,200).
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 200.00 USD
    Hammer price : 325.00 USD
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