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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 6LB5, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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Lot#/
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Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
c
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 883, Carriers and Local PostsU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins, few tiny cracks in enamel, tied by red "U.S." in frame, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Sep. 9, 9 O'Clock" Type I double-line circular datestamp on 1843 blue folded letter to local street address, addressed in blue, file fold, otherwise Very Fine, ex Caspary and Hall

E. 200-300
300
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
c
Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8317, City Despatch PostU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Ample to large margins, cancelled by red "U.S." in frame, which ties by impression thru paper, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Jun. 27, 1 O'Clock" Type I double-line circular datestamp on ca. 1843 diminutive folded letter to local street address, Very Fine, ex Caspary and Hall

E. 150-200
250
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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
c
Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8318, City Despatch PostU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Interesting pair of covers showing different treatment of mail to newspaper publishers -- both addressed to James Gordon Bennett, publisher of the Herald -- one stampless with red circular datestamp and "Free" handstamp, other with No. 6LB5 cancelled "U.S.", matching circular datestamp, also includes a cover with overall New York Herald lithographed design and 3c Bank Note, with printed enclosure (slightly toned), still Very Fine, an ideal exhibition page

E. 200-300
200
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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
c
Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8319, City Despatch PostU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins all around and free of the enamel cracking so often seen, cancelled by red "U.S." in frame, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Feb. 22, O'Clock" circular datestamp small cover to city address, some slight wear at bottom of file fold, Very Fine stamp on an attractive cover

E. 100-150
170
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 748, Carriers and LocalsU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins including portions of adjoining stamps at sides, brilliant color, just tied by red "U.S." in frame, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Jan. 29, -- O'Clock" (1845) circular datestamp on folded letter to New York City street address, Extremely Fine, ex Mirsky, with 1999 P.S.E. and 2012 P.F. certificates

600
550
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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 1714, Carrier IssuesU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins all around, fresh color, cancelled by red "U.S." in frame and small magenta pen mark, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Jan. 10, 4 O'Clock" circular datestamp on 1844 folded letter to local street address, Extremely Fine, with 2014 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
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 505, 1842-45 City Despatch Post, New York, N.Y.U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Tied by one of two light strikes of red "U.S." in frame, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Feb. 14 O'Clock" Valentine's Day circular datestamp on hand illustrated embossed envelope to N.Y. street address, blue pen illustration of a young man in a hat with patched pants carrying a flag with address of a young lady, "Care of Post Office" in corner of flag, sun and building in background, stamp with creases and cover with edgewear, still Very Fine appearance, a most striking and unusual Valentine design

E. 1,000-1,500
400
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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 506, 1842-45 City Despatch Post, New York, N.Y.U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins all around, cancelled by red "U.S." in frame and manuscript "Lectures", red "U.S. City Despatch Post Sep. 29 9 O'Clock" circular datestamp on 1843 folded letter to local street address, stamp with couple light creases, light cover soiling, otherwise Very Fine

E. 300-400
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2014-05-20
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1071, Lot Number 4319, Carriers and LocalsU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Large margins all around, fresh color, cancelled by red "U.S." in frame, matching "U.S. City Despatch Post Jan. 10, 4 O'Clock" circular datestamp on 1844 folded letter to local street address, Extremely Fine

E. 400-500
450
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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 1679, Carrier Departments: Baltimore thru New YorkU.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5), U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5)U.S. City Despatch Post, New York N.Y., 3c Black on Blue Green Glazed (6LB5). Ample to large margins, negligible corner crease, tied by partly clear red "U.S. City Despatch Post Feb. 14, 9 O'Clock" Type II circular datestamp on illustrated Valentine cover to local street address, beautifully printed design in bronze on front and back, tiny tear at bottom

VERY FINE. A FRESH AND SPECTACULAR VALENTINE COVER WITH THE UNITED STATES CITY DESPATCH POST CARRIER STAMP.

Ex Ackerman and Hall.

E. 2,000-3,000
2,400
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