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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1857-60 Issue, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 29, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 316, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, 5¢ 1857 Brown vertical pair on cover to California--extraordinary quality

5¢ Brown (29), vertical pair, rich color and attractive centering, bottom stamp couple short perfs at bottom, tied by "Hallowell Me. Oct. 3, 1859" circular datestamp on orange-buff cover to Nevada, California, barely reduced at left, Very Fine and attractive use of a pair of the 5¢ 1857 Type I in the Brown shade on a transcontinental cover to California, ex Gibson, Krug and Haas

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1276, Germany5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Bright shade, used with 10c Green, Ty. V (35) with captured imprint, tied by red grid cancels on bookseller and publisher's green overall advertising cover to Berlin, Germany, red "N. York Hamb. Pkt. 10 Paid May 18" (1861) credit datestamp, "FRANCO" straightline handstamp also ties 5c, Hamburg and receiving backstamps, small cover tear at top right is very minor, Very Fine and attractive, ex Gibson

E. 500-750
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1319, Italy5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26) and horizontal pair of 10c Green, Ty. V (35), cancelled or tied by magenta grids, matching "Hartford Ct. Nov. 20" (1860) circular datestamp on tissue-paper cover to Tuscany, Italy, red "N. York Br. Pkt. Paid Nov. 21" circular datestamp, magenta "24" manuscript credit, "via Bremen" at top right crossed out, 5c tear at bottom left, 3c and right 10c stamps with small tears, all stamps with some slight toning, missing bottom flap, still appears Fine, scarce franking, with 2001 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1341, Denmark5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Used with strip of three 10c Green, Ty. V (35), tied by multiple strikes of "New Orleans La. Jul. 23, 1859" double-circle datestamp on folded letter to Copenhagen, Denmark, red "New-York Am. Pkt. Jul. 30" circular datestamp on back, red "12" credit handstamp and red boxed "Aachen Franco" transit datestamp, magenta manuscript rates, 10c stamps with some light age bleaching spots, appears Very Fine, a scarce destination during this period, paying the 35c Prussian Closed Mail rate, with 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2018-05-22
United States and Confederate States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 73, 1851-60 Issues5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Two vertical strips of three, one s.e. at top, other s.e. at bottom, tied by "New Orleans La. Dec. 29, 1860" circular datestamps on light yellow cover to Hautes Pyrenees, France, red New York 6c credit circular datestamp also ties one strip as does red boxed "PD" handstamp, appropriate transits, minor edgewear, Very Fine and unusual double-rate use

E. 400-500
425
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2016-03-16
The Steven Walske Collection of US-France Transatlantic Mail
c
Sale Number 1119, Lot Number 553, 1857-60 Issue5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Horizontal strip of three, tied by two strikes of "Versailles Ky. Apr. 18, 1861" circular datestamp on tissue-paper cover to Menton, France, red "New York Paid 6 Apr. 26" credit datestamp struck in error (credit should have been 12c), Calais arrival datestamp, transit and arrival backstamps, right stamp with tiny perf hole tear at right, slight toning, otherwise Very Fine, carried by Cunarder Persia, arriving Queenstown May 4

E. 400-500
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2015-12-15
A European Connoisseur's Collection of U.S. Classic Issues
c
Sale Number 1115, Lot Number 2166, 5c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 28b-30A)5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Vertical strip of three, bottom pair uncancelled, scissors-separated with margins of surrounding stamps intact except at upper left where margin of top stamp slightly clipped, used on April 1860 blue folded cover to Nantes, France, sender's oval handstamp indicating New Orleans origin, the post office there did not cancel the strip, red "Boston Paid 3 Apr. 27" credit datestamp just ties the excess margin, leaving the stamps uncancelled, tied by ultramarine Havre octagonal arrival datestamp (May 12), matching "PD" in frame, another strike in red, French transit and receiving backstamps, the strip has been lifted to check condition, Very Fine cover, but obviously there is $3,750.00 Scott Catalogue value in two unused (no gum) stamps that should not be overlooked, ex Close, with 1972 P.F. certificate incorrectly describing one stamp as uncancelled (the middle stamp is also uncancelled)

E. 750-1,000
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2015-09-30
U.S. 1847-69 Issues, featuring the Kenneth D. Gilbart Collection
c
Sale Number 1109, Lot Number 535, 5c-30c 1857-60 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 27-38)5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Tied by "New Orleans La. Dec. 14" double-circle datestamp on 1859 blue folded cover to Barcelona, Spain, red "New-York Br. Pkt. Dec. 21" circular datestamp, manuscript "4" reales due marking, transit and receiving backstamps, stamp had corner crease which has been folded down ("La." struck underneath corner of stamp), cover with repaired splits, otherwise Fine

E. 200-300
200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2015-09-30
U.S. 1847-69 Issues, featuring the Kenneth D. Gilbart Collection
c
Sale Number 1109, Lot Number 536, 5c-30c 1857-60 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 27-38)5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Tied by "Annapolis Md. Jul. 4" circular datestamp on orange-buff 1859 cover to Spezzia, Sardinia, "New York 6 Jul. 6" debit circular datestamp, appropriate transit markings, slightly reduced at left, stamp with small faults, otherwise Fine and scarce use, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2015-09-30
U.S. 1847-69 Issues, featuring the Kenneth D. Gilbart Collection
c
Sale Number 1109, Lot Number 537, 5c-30c 1857-60 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 27-38)5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Horizontal strip of three, without the typical scissors-separation but with a few pulled perfs at right, tied by two strikes of "New Orleans La. Sep. 14 1859" circular datestamp on folded letter to Nantes, France, red "Boston Sep. 21 Paid 12" credit datestamp, clear strike of French arrival datestamp of Oct. 3, red boxed "P.D.", transit and receiving backstamps, Very Fine, Scott Retail as strip of three off cover $1,300.00

E. 300-400
275
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