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2014-04-30
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1068, Lot Number 95, Civil War Encased PostageMendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129), Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129). Stamp with deep rich color and choice positioning, case has rich olive brown color, Very Fine, a choice example of this scarce issue, George Mendum was a wine merchant and retailer of other goods, such as cigars, pickles and luxury food items, his "family emporium," located at Broadway and Cedar Street, was primarily a drinking establishment, but Mendum cleverly offered other products to justify its "family" appeal.

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Encased Postage and Postage Currency
2014-03-24
The Wildhorse Collection of U.S. Revenues and Encased Postage
 
Sale Number 1066, Lot Number 340, Civil War Encased PostageMendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129), Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129). Stamp with deep rich color, case has rich olive brown color, mica has slight lamination, Very Fine, George Mendum was a wine merchant and retailer of other goods, such as cigars, pickles and luxury food items, his "family emporium," located at Broadway and Cedar Street, was primarily a drinking establishment, but Mendum cleverly offered other products to justify its "family" appeal.

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Encased Postage and Postage Currency
2012-10-03
The Dr. William A. Litle Collection of U.S. Encased Postage
 
Sale Number 1029, Lot Number 266, G.E. Mendum`s, Family Wine EmporiumMendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129), Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York N.Y., 1c Blue (EP129). Stamp with deep rich color, precisely placed in case so denomination and "U.S. Postage" are clearly visible, case has rich olive brown color, mica has slight lamination visible at right under cross-lighting, Extremely Fine, ex Ford -- George Mendum was a wine merchant and retailer of other goods, such as cigars, pickles and luxury food items. His "family emporium," located at Broadway and Cedar Street, was primarily a drinking establishment, but Mendum cleverly offered other products to justify its "family" appeal.

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Encased Postage and Postage Currency
2008-04-11
The Summit Collection of Encased Postage
 
Sale Number 955, Lot Number 4102, Encased Postage A-ZMendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 1c Blue (EP129), Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 1c Blue (EP129)Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 1c Blue (EP129). Well-positioned stamp, light horizontal crease or bend, mica appears intact with only tiny imperfections, lovely case, Very Fine

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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Encased Postage and Postage Currency
1999-06-25
The Lewis Golin Collection of U.S.
 
Mendum's Family Wine Emporium, New York, 1c Blue (EP129). Bright color, some slight mica lamination as usual and few mica cracks, tiny dent in rim at top, otherwise Very Fine and rare, only 105 are known

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