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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
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
c
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1253, 1851-56 and 1857-60 Issues Covers10c Green, Ty. I (31), 10c Green, Ty. I (31)10c Green, Ty. I (31). Horizontal strip of three, choice centering top to bottom showing the type characteristics very clearly, tied by "Newport R.I. Oct. 26, 1858" circular datestamps with red "Paid 30" in circle handstamp on cover with dry goods dealer's embossing on flap to Leipzig, Germany, red "N. York Br. Pkt. Paid 7 Oct. 27" credit datestamp, red boxed "Aachen Franco" transit datestamp, receiving backstamp, missing small part of top flap, Very Fine and scarce use, ex Haas, Klein and "Angel"

E. 1,000-1,500
900
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2020-06-04
U.S. Postal History and U.S. Gold Coins
c
Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8056, China and Far Eastern Mails10c Green, Ty. I (31), 10c Green, Ty. I (31)10c Green, Ty. I (31). Horizontal pair and single, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), cancelled by red grids, matching "Hartford Ct. Sep. 14" (1858) circular datestamp on cover to Shanghai, China, sender's routing instructions "Overland Mail via Southampton England" and "Paid Africa", red London transit, magenta "28" credit and "1d" colonial rate handstamp, Hong Kong (24 Nov.) backstamp, 3c perfs trimmed at left prior to use and crease at top right, 10c stamps barely affected from placement near edge of cover, still Fine, an extremely rare use of the 10c Type I stamps on a cover to China, this is the first we have offered since keeping computerized records, the pair and single alone off cover catalogue $3,500.00

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2020-04-08
The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps
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Sale Number 1219, Lot Number 127, 10c-12c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 31-36B)10c Green, Ty. III-IV-III-III (33-34-33-33), 10c Green, Ty. III-IV-III-III (33-34-33-33)10c Green, Ty. III-IV-III-III (33-34-33-33). Positions 2-5R1, horizontal strip of four, second stamp from left (3R) Type IV and recut at top -- the only recut position in the right pane -- tied by "New Orleans La. Apr. 1, 1859" circular datestamp on folded cover to Vera Cruz, Mexico, sender's ship designation "p Str. Tennessee", bold "7" (reales) due handstamp

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE MULTIPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1857 ISSUE, CONTAINING TYPE IV AND USED ON A QUADRUPLE-RATE COVER TO MEXICO FROM THE FAMOUS HARGOUS CORRESPONDENCE.

Position 3R1 is the misplaced B Relief instead of A Relief. It is the only recut position on the right pane of Plate 1 and is very desirable as part of a large strip with other types, particularly on a foreign destination cover.

Ex Caspary, Rust, Klein and Dr. Martin. With 1989 and 2017 P.F. certificates.

E. 4,000-5,000
4,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2280, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (31), 10c Green, Ty. I (31)10c Green, Ty. I (31). Positions 91-94L1, horizontal strip of four, scissors-separated leaving perfs intact at bottom, centered to right, fresh color, tied by two strikes of "New Orleans La. Feb. 28, 1858" circular datestamp, third clear strike at left on folded cover to Vera Cruz, Mexico, New Orleans company backstamp, neat "5" reales due marking for Mexican postage, horizontal file fold away from stamps, cover lightly cleaned

VERY FINE. A RARE STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 10-CENT 1857 TYPE I ON A COVER TO VERA CRUZ.

The strip of four pays the four-times 10c rate to Mexico. Noted in The United States Ten-Cent Stamps 1855-59 on. p. 40. Ex Emerson, Knapp, Neinken, Ishikawa and "Sevenoaks". Signed Ashbrook.

E. 3,000-4,000
2,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 321, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, Exceptional gem-quality 1857 10¢ Type I Perforated stamp on a small cover to Canada

10¢ Green, Type I (31), Position 100L1, bottom right corner position of left pane with perforated interpane margin at right showing centerline, superb centering and margins, rich color, proof-like impression, tied by well-struck "Iowa City Iowa. May 3, 1859" circular datestamp on small cover to Sharon, Canada, red "U.STATES" and "PAID 10" Detroit cross-border exchange office handstamps, receiving backstamps, Extremely Fine Gem stamp and attractive cover, ex Newbury, Grunin, Zoellner and "Sevenoaks"

E. 2,000-3,000
1,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 322, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, 1857 10¢ Green Type I Perforated strip of three with wide spacing on cover to Paris

10¢ Green, Type I (31), horizontal strip of three from the bottom row of Plate 1 with extra wide-spaced perforations at bottom showing the key complete shells, perfs well clear other sides, pretty pastel color, tied by two light strikes of New Orleans circular datestamp on blue 1858 folded letter to Paris, France, red "Boston Nov. 17 Paid 24" 24¢ credit datestamp, French arrival datestamp (November 30), receiving backstamp, trace of manuscript on center stamp, Extremely Fine, a rare and choice strip of the 10¢ 1857 Type I with wide-spaced perforations--10¢ Type I stamps are found only on the 20 bottom-row positions of Plate 1; due to narrow spacing on the plate and difficulties in perforating, stamps at the bottom of the plate usually have perforations cutting into the bottom portion of the design where the Type I characteristics are located; wide-spaced bottom-row stamps showing the full shells are particularly rare and desirable--ex Haas, Grunin and "Sevenoaks"

E. 1,500-2,000
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 325, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, 10¢ 1857 Types II, III and IV in combination strip on cover to France

10¢ Green, Type IV/II/III (34/32/33), Positions 3/13/23R1, vertical strip of three with Type IV (recut at top) from the "misplaced relief" Position 3R1, showing breaks in lines above each "X", tied by neat grid cancels, "Savannah Ga. Jul. 22, 1858" circular datestamp on cover to Paris, France, red "New York Paid 24 Jun. 27" 24¢ credit datestamp, bold French arrival datestamp (August 10) and Paris receiving backstamp, minor light waterstain at top left edge, the stamps are sound and choice, Extremely Fine, a choice strip of the 10¢ 1857 containing Position 3R1, the misplaced B Relief instead of A, with 1991 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
2,600
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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
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 832, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. IV (34), 10c Green, Ty. IV (34)10c Green, Ty. IV (34). Position 86L1, recut at top, tied by "San Francisco Cal. Jan. 5, 1859" circular datestamp on buff cover to Wilbraham Mass., minor edgewear, Fine

E. 400-500
550
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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
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1099, British North America and St. Pierre & Miquelon10c Green, Ty. III-IV (33-34), 10c Green, Ty. III-IV (33-34)10c Green, Ty. III-IV (33-34). Positions 63-64L1, right stamp recut at top and bottom (the only double recut on plate), choice centering, tied by light strike of "Wiscasset Me. Jul. 12" (1858) circular datestamp on cover to St. John, New Brunswick, sender's directive "per Steamer via Portland", receiving backstamp, with original enclosure, fresh and Very Fine, with 1989 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,900
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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 1132, Mexico and Central America10c Green, Ty. I (31), 10c Green, Ty. I (31)10c Green, Ty. I (31). Horizontal strip of four, centered slightly to right but with exceptionally choice centering top-to-bottom, tied by "New Orleans La. Feb. 1, 1859" circular datestamps on folded cover to Vera Cruz, Mexico, bold "7" reales due handstamp, sender's directive "pr steamer Tennessee" at lower left, left stamp two short perfs at bottom left

VERY FINE. ONE OF THE FEW COVERS KNOWN WITH A STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 1857 10-CENT TYPE I. FROM THE FAMOUS HARGOUS CORRESPONDENCE.

The strip of four pays the quadruple 10c rate to Mexico. We know of three Hargous covers with this size multiple.

Ex Caspary

E. 2,000-3,000
1,500
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