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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2018-03-27
United States and Possessions
c
Sale Number 1179, Lot Number 2590, Carriers and Locals: General Issue and Government Carriers(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three huge margins, full at bottom, tied by manuscript "H", blue "Charleston S.C. 5 cts. 7 Oct." (ca. 1854) integral-rate circular datestamp on blue cover to Flintsville S.C., a few minor bleached spots touch stamp, otherwise Very Fine, extremely rare with Honour's "H" cancel, ex Hessel, Golden and Stimmell, with 2000 P.F. certificate

3,000
700
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-03-17
Outstanding United States Stamps
c
Sale Number 1120, Lot Number 1704, Carrier Issues(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three huge margins, full at bottom, tied by manuscript "H", blue "Charleston S.C. 5 cts. 7 Oct." (ca. 1854) integral-rate circular datestamp on blue cover to Flintsville S.C., a few minor bleached spots touch stamp, otherwise Very Fine, extremely rare with Honour's "H" cancel, ex Hessel, Golden and Stimmell, with 2000 P.F. certificate

3,000
475
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2015-06-23
United States Carriers and Locals
c
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 544, Carrier Departments: Charleston(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three huge margins, full at bottom, tied by manuscript "H", blue "Charleston S.C. 5 cts. 7 Oct." (ca. 1854) integral-rate circular datestamp on blue cover to Flintsville S.C., a few minor bleached spots touch stamp, otherwise Very Fine, extremely rare with Honour's "H" cancel, ex Hessel and Golden, with 2000 P.F. certificate

3,000
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2014-12-15
The George J. Kramer Collection: U.S. Domestic Mails 1776-1869
c
Sale Number 1088, Lot Number 135, Independent Mails, Carriers & Locals(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Ample margins to just touching ornaments, tied by manuscript, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A), mostly clear margins to just touching, cancelled by manuscript line and tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Sep. 16" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on small cover to Effingham S.C.

VERY FINE. A RARE COMBINATION OF THE CHARLESTON "CITY POST" CARRIER STAMP AND 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE ON COVER.

Larry Lyons recorded only nine full covers with 4LB3, including three used in combination with a 3c 1851 stamp (The Penny Post, October 2007). We are aware of perhaps three other covers with this rare combination.

Ex German Sale, Hessel and Golden. With 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
4,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1670, Carrier Departments: Baltimore thru New York(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three large margins, touched at top, ms. "H" cancel, used with 3c Orange Red, Ty. II (11A), large margins, ms. cancel, gum stains around edges, both stamps tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Apr. 2" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on small cover to Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., faint toning and local with small crease at top left

VERY FINE. ONE OF ONLY THREE RECORDED COVERS WITH A COMBINATION OF THE CHARLESTON "CITY POST" CARRIER STAMP AND 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE.

Larry Lyons records only nine full covers with 4LB3 (The Penny Post, October 2007). Only three of these are used in combination with a 3c stamp (all No. 11's). There are two other fronts with this combination.

Ex Lichtenstein, Golden and Geisler. Signed Bloch. With 1968 Friedl and 2009 P.F. certificates.

E. 2,000-3,000
2,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-07-23
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History and U.S. Possessions
c
Sale Number 1051, Lot Number 1632, Carrier Issues incl. Specialized Eagle Carrier Collection(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Ornaments touched or just shaved, small tear at right, ms. cancel (not tied), used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. I (11), large side margins, touched at bottom and in at top, tied by "Charleston S.C. Nov. 22" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on brown cover to New York with blue Charleston Hotel cameo corner card, center embossed with "Charleston S.C.", Very Fine cover, rare combination and attractive hotel corner card use, ex Hessel, Golden and Kuphal, with 2008 P.F. certificate

3,250
1,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2009-12-09
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History and Foreign Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 980, Lot Number 2961, Carriers(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three huge margins, ample at bottom, tied by ms. "H", blue "Charleston S.C. 5 cts. 7 Oct." (ca. 1854) integral-rate circular datestamp on blue cover to Flintsville S.C., a few minor bleached spots touch stamp, otherwise Very Fine, extremely rare with Honour's "H" cancel, ex Hessel and Golden, with 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
1,700
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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
c
Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1022, Charleston, South Carolina(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three large margins, touched at top, ms. "H" cancel, used with 3c Orange Red, Ty. II (11A), large margins, ms. cancel, gum stains around edges, both stamps tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Apr. 2" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on small cover to Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., faint toning

VERY FINE. ONE OF ONLY THREE RECORDED COVERS WITH A COMBINATION OF THE CHARLESTON "CITY POST" CARRIER STAMP AND 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE.

Larry Lyons records only nine full covers with 4LB3 (The Penny Post, October 2007). Only three of these are used in combination with a 3c stamp (all No. 11's). There are two other fronts with this combination.

Ex Lichtenstein and Golden. Signed Bloch. With 1968 Friedl certificate. Scott Retail $4,500.00

E. 3,000-4,000
2,600
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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
c
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1178, Charleston, South Carolina (Honour(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Ornaments touched or just shaved, small tear at right, ms. cancel (not tied), used with 3c Dull Red (11), large side margins, touched at bottom and in at top, tied by "Charleston S.C. Nov. 22" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on brown cover to New York with blue hotel cameo corner card, center embossed with "Charleston S.C.", Very Fine cover, rare combination and attractive hotel corner card usage, ex Hessel and Golden (Siegel Sale 817, lot 248, realized $2,300 hammer)

E. 2,000-3,000
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2003-11-15
Fall 2003 U.S. Rarities
c
Sale Number 869, Lot Number 3306, Carriers and Locals(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3), (Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3)(Honour's) City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black (4LB3). Three large margins, touched at top, ms. "H" cancel, used with 3c Orange Red (11), large margins, ms. cancel, gum stains around edges, both stamps tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Apr. 2" (ca. 1854) circular datestamp on small cover to Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., faint toning

VERY FINE. A VERY RARE TIED COMBINATION OF THE HONOUR'S "CITY POST" CARRIER STAMP AND 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE.

Ex Lichtenstein and Golden. Signed Bloch. With 1968 Friedl certificate

E. 4,000-5,000
4,000
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