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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2019-12-10
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1442, Argentina thru BelgiumARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Horizontal pair, large bottom sheet margin, other sides slightly in, scissors-cut between stamps, cancelled by blue ponchito with matching "Renta de Correos, San-Nicolas" double-oval handstamp on blue folded cover to Buenos Aires, sender's routing "por 'Correo'", addressee's name cut out and patched, otherwise Fine, pairs of the One-peso are scarce on cover, ex "Islander"

E. 750-1,000
950
Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2019-12-10
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1443, Argentina thru BelgiumARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Large margins except in one place at upper right, bright shade, uncancelled but tied by light blue ink smears on folded letter to street address in Buenos Aires, backflap has a clear strike of blue "Nuevas Mensagerias Nacionales de Jose Merlino" (Jose Merlino's New National Messenger Service) ornately framed oval handstamp with detailed illustration of four-horse stagecoach and passengers, opens up for display, letter dated Jan. 12, 1859, which makes this a very early use of the "In Ps" Blue, file folds

VERY FINE. A SCARCE AND ATTRACTIVE BARQUITOS ISSUE COVER WITH THE JOSE MERLINO STAGECOACH MARKING.

According to Peplow, the color of the One-peso was changed from Brown to Blue on January 1, 1859.

Ex Jewell and "Islander"

E. 2,000-3,000
950
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2015-05-19
The Richard C. Frajola Coll. of Worldwide Classic Covers 1840-60
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Sale Number 1097, Lot Number 1, Argentina thru AustriaARGENTINA, BUENOS AIRES, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), ARGENTINA, BUENOS AIRES, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)ARGENTINA, BUENOS AIRES, 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Ample margins to just touched, beautiful crisp shade and impression, tied by clear blue "Estafeta Central" oval grid on blue folded cover to Goya, receipt docketing with Nov. 12, 1859 origin date

VERY FINE. A CHOICE USE OF THE ONE-PESO "IN PS" BLUE BARQUITOS ISSUE IN MUCH BETTER QUALITY THAN TYPICALLY FOUND.

Ex Schatzkes and Islander (where it realized $5,000 hammer, plus the buyer's premium in 2008).

Paying the foreign letter rate to Argentina.

E. 3,000-4,000
2,700
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 91, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Large margins except in one place at upper right, bright shade, uncancelled but tied by light blue ink smears on folded letter to street address in Buenos Aires, backflap has a clear strike of blue "Nuevas Mensagerias Nacionales de Jose Merlino" (Jose Merlino's New National Messenger Service) ornately framed oval handstamp with detailed illustration of four-horse stagecoach and passengers, opens up for display, letter dated Jan. 12, 1859, which makes this a very early use of the "In Ps" Blue, file folds

VERY FINE. A SCARCE AND ATTRACTIVE BARQUITOS ISSUE COVER WITH THE JOSE MERLINO STAGECOACH MARKING.

According to Peplow, the color of the One-peso was changed from Brown to Blue on January 1, 1859.

Ex Jewell

E. 1,500-2,000
3,000
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 92, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Large margins to just touched, small spot of wear at upper right corner, tied by blue ponchito cancel, matching "Admon. de Correos de Mercedes" double-oval handstamp on blue folded cover to Bayonne, France, faint but readable "Correos de Buenos Aires 29 Ago 59" circular datestamp, red London transit backstamp (Nov. 5), "GB/1F60C" framed accountancy handstamp, Calais transit datestamp on front and other French transits on back, ms. French due marking in decimes, minor edgewear and toned spots

VERY FINE. A RARE USE OF THE ONE-PESO "IN PS" BLUE BARQUITOS ISSUE ON A COVER TO EUROPE.

The One-peso stamp paid internal postage in Buenos Aires, and the entire rate to France was collected from the addressee.

E. 4,000-5,000
26,000
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 93, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Ample margins to just touched, beautiful crisp shade and impression, tied by blue "Estafeta Central" oval grid cancel on blue folded cover to Goya, receipt docketing with Nov. 12, 1859 origin date, Very Fine, ex Schatzkes

E. 1,000-1,500
5,000
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 95, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Severely defective cliche with all four corners showing damage from nails, scissors cut at upper right, tied by ponchito cancel and "Correos de Buenos Aires 24 Mar 59" circular datestamp on folded cover to Montevideo, Uruguay, hole at left, otherwise Fine, scarce use to Uruguay

E. 750-1,000
1,300
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 96, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Horizontal pair, large bottom sheet margin, other sides slightly in, scissors-cut between stamps, cancelled by blue ponchito with matching "Renta de Correos, San-Nicolas" double-oval handstamp on blue folded cover to Buenos Aires, sender's routing "por 'Correo'", addressee's name cut out and patched, otherwise Fine, pairs of the One-peso are scarce on cover

E. 750-1,000
950
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Buenos Aires
2008-06-05
The Islander Collection of South America
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Sale Number 957, Lot Number 97, Buenos Aires 1859 One-Peso (1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7), 1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7)1859, 1p ("In Ps") Blue (7). Horizontal strip of four, large margins to slightly in and irregularly separated at lower left, one stamp has pre-use vertical crease, tied by two strikes of "Correos de Buenos Aires 16 Set 59" circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Rosario

A FINE STRIP ON AN IMMACULATE COVER. THIS IS THE LARGEST USED MULTIPLE OF THE ENTIRE BARQUITOS ISSUE. ONE OF THE MOST OUTSTANDING OF ALL BUENOS AIRES COVERS.

Ex Schatzkes and Boker

E. 10,000-15,000
40,000
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