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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 137L1, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2020-06-04
U.S. Postal History and U.S. Gold Coins
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Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8403, Local PostsTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Uncancelled, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A), small faults, tied by "Philadelphia Pa. Mar. 16" circular datestamp on cover to Country Line N.C., some edgewear and scattered small stained spots, appears Fine, ex Gibson and Dr. Morris, with clear 1997 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
325
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1793, Local Posts cont: City Dispatch thru Whittelsey`s, Group LotsTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Acid tied, blue "5" in double circle and matching "Philadelphia Pa. Jul. 10" circular datestamp on folded cover to Burlington N.J., trivial edgewear, Very Fine, a scarce and beautiful cover, ex Hyzen and Dr. Morris, with 1998 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1794, Local Posts cont: City Dispatch thru Whittelsey`s, Group LotsTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Ample margins to touching, pencil cancel (not tied), used on cover to local street address, edgewear and creases, otherwise Fine and scarce, ex Hollowbush and Schwartz

E. 150-200
70
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1263, Local and Private Posts (Teese thru Walton)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Large margins to clear, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A) and tied by blue "Philadelphia Pa. Aug. 7" circular datestamp on 1853 cover to Newport R.I., local with tiny corner crease, cover with stain at left and light creases

VERY FINE. ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TEESE & CO. COVERS KNOWN. ONLY SIX RECORDED WITH THE STAMP TIED BY A CANCELLATION.

Steven M. Roth records twelve covers, including six tied examples, in his Oct. 1993 Penny Post article. We have located an additional cover to Baltimore with the 137L1 and 3c 1851 tied by a Philadelphia Jul. 21 datestamp. However, Roth's list includes a Fox-fake tied cover (ex Malcolm, Siegel Sale 417, lot 1903), which must be removed from the record, leaving six genuinely tied covers.

With 2001 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
1,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1264, Local and Private Posts (Teese thru Walton)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Acid tied, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A) which is tied by "Philadelphia Pa. Jun. 8" circular datestamp on cover with liquor dealer's illustrated green return card on back to Dover Del., Blood's circular datestamp at top right, horizontal file fold affects the local, some cover soiling (neither mentioned on accompanying certificate), otherwise Very Fine, a very unusual usage with Teese & Co. stamp accepted by Blood's, with 1988 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
425
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2007-12-19
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History
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Sale Number 950, Lot Number 2553, Local PostsTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Uncancelled, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A), tied by "Philadelphia Pa. Mar. 16" circular datestamp on cover to Country Line N.C., some edgewear, Fine, ex Gibson, with 1997 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
275
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-11-15
The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1709, Teese & Co. thru Telegraph DespatchTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Uncancelled and affixed to a folded cover to Downington Pa., blue "Philadelphia Pa. 5 Dec. 14" integral-rate circular datestamp, Very Fine, offered "as is"

E. 150-200
130
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-10-17
United States Rarities
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Sale Number 920, Lot Number 274, Carriers and LocalsTeese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Large margins to barely touched, tied by blue "Philadelphia Pa. 5 cts Sep. 10" integral-rate circular datestamp on blue 1852 folded letter to Gettysburg Pa., ms. "5" rate, most recent accompanying certificate mentions stamp with two small scoring lines at bottom left

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TEESE & CO. COVERS KNOWN. ONLY SIX RECORDED WITH THE STAMP TIED BY A CANCELLATION.

Steven M. Roth records twelve covers, including six tied examples, in his Oct. 1993 Penny Post article. We have located an additional cover to Baltimore with the 137L1 and 3c 1851 tied by a Philadelphia Jul. 21 datestamp. However, Roth's list includes a Fox-fake tied cover (ex Malcolm, Siegel Sale 417, lot 1903), which must be removed from the record, leaving six genuinely tied covers.

Ex Schwartz. With 1982 and 2006 P.F. certificates

3,000
2,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
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Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4984, Local Posts (Bdady thru Whittelsey)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137l1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137l1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia, (1c) Blue on Bluish (137l1). Large margins to barely touched, tied by blue "Philadelphia Pa. 5 cts Sep. 10" integral-rate circular datestamp on blue 1852 folded letter to Gettysburg Pa., ms. "5" rate

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TEESE & CO. COVERS KNOWN. ONLY SIX RECORDED WITH THE STAMP TIED BY A CANCELLATION.

Steven M. Roth records twelve covers, including six tied examples, in his Oct. 1993 Penny Post article. We have located an additional cover to Baltimore with the 137L1 and 3c 1851 tied by a Philadelphia Jul. 21 datestamp. However, Roth's list includes a Fox-fake tied cover (ex Malcolm, Siegel Sale 417, lot 1903), which must be removed from the record, leaving six genuinely tied covers.

Ex Schwartz. With 1982 P.F. certificate

3,000
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
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Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4985, Local Posts (Bdady thru Whittelsey)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1), Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1)Teese & Co. Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Blue on Bluish (137L1). Large margins to just touched, uncancelled as usual, used with 3c Dull Red (11), ample margins to barely in, tied by "Philadelphia Pa." circular datestamp on brown cover to Cincinnati O., discoverer's notation on back, Very Fine, scarce Philadelphia local modeled upon Blood's stamps, ex Gibson, with 1990 and 1998 P.F. certificates

E. 750-1,000
500
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