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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2021-04-29
The Gary Petersen Collection of Important United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1234, Lot Number 21, 1847 Issue and Reproduction (Scott 1-4)10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins all around including part of adjoining stamp at top, cancelled by neat manuscript "X", red "Washington City Aug. 8" circular datestamp on buff envelope to Salem Mass., manuscript "Paid" at upper right, cover with slight toning not affecting stamp, Very Fine, ex Bleuler

E. 500-750
650
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2021-03-30
United States Stamps and Postal History
c
Sale Number 1232, Lot Number 1551, Stampless Covers thru 1861 Issue10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Position 23L, large margins to just in, bright shade, tied by blue "Philada. Pa. 5cts. Apr. ?" integral-rate circular datestamp on folded letter datelined "Philad. 4th April 1851" and addressed to Montreal, Canada, also with sender's manuscript "Paid to the lines" notation at top, red "Montreal L.C. AP 11, 1851" receiving backstamp, minor splitting along vertical file fold which is well away from stamp, Very Fine, the earliest recorded use of the 10c 1847 under the new U.S.-Canada treaty -- effective April 6, 1851, a new rate was established between the United States and Canada; mail was no longer prepaid just to the border, but the sender was apparently unaware of the impending rate change and marked it "paid to the lines"; by the time his letter arrived in Canada the new treaty was in effect, so it was considered fully prepaid to destination -- ex Hart and Mirsky, illustrated and described in an article in Chronicle 183

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1124, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Full to large margins, deep shade and sharp impression, tied by red square grid cancel, matching "New-York 10 cts. Jul. 10" (1847) integral-rate circular datestamp on folded cover to Louisville Ky., yeardate confirmed by docketing, slight soiling

VERY FINE. A RARE EARLY USE OF THE 10-CENT 1847 ISSUE.

The earliest recorded use of the 10c 1847 Issue is the famous July 2 cover, owned by William H. Gross and currently on loan to the Smithsonian National Postal Museum. The next earliest is used from New York to Illinois on July 9, the day before this cover was mailed. One other is also known used on July 10, which was a Saturday.

Ex Rose.

E. 4,000-5,000
4,000
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
c
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1125, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Full margins to clear, tied by red square grid cancel, matching "New-York 10cts Jul. 23" (1847) First Month circular datestamp on blue folded letter to Jonesboro Tenn., some docketing, some wear, Fine and scarce July 1847 use

E. 500-750
650
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1183, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins to ample at upper right, tied by red grid cancel with matching "Hopkinsville Ky. Oct. 12" (1849) circular datestamp on folded cover to New Orleans, docketing on back indicating cover came from the Bank of Kentucky, Very Fine

E. 500-750
500
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
c
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1184, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins to full, tied by two light strikes of red "St. Louis Mo. 10 Jul. 10" integral-rate circular datestamp with clear third strike to right of 1850 docketed folded cover to Philadelphia Pa., fresh and Very Fine

E. 500-750
550
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1185, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins, tied by multiple strikes (we count at least five) of blue grid, matching "Geneva N.Y. May 2" (1848) circular datestamp on blue folded letter to Boston, Very Fine, with 1998 P.S.E. certificate

E. 750-1,000
600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1186, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins to full, tied by two strikes of red "Rochester N.Y. 10 Aug. 10" (1850) integral-rate circular datestamp, third clear strike at right, on blue folded letter to New York City, stamp affixed by wax seal, Very Fine, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate

E. 750-1,000
650
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1187, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large margins all around, tied by two strikes of blue grid cancels, matching "Silver Creek N.Y. March 7" (1849) circular datestamp with date in manuscript on blue folded letter to Albany N.Y., matching "PAID" handstamp, Very Fine, the only recorded use of the 1847 Issue from Silver Creek, it is unusual to see towns that did not receive a supply of stamps using a canceling device, Silver Creek is not far from Buffalo, with 1996 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
850
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1847 Issue
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
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Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1188, 1847 Issue Covers10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Ample margins to clear, tied by red grid cancel, matching "Charleston S.C. 10 Mar. 2" integral-rate circular datestamp on cover which has been opened and written on, to Salem Mass., "Charleston Hotel" handstamp on top flap, opened for display, Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
650
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