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Grade
Symbol
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2021-03-30
United States Stamps and Postal History
c
Sale Number 1232, Lot Number 1558, Stampless Covers thru 1861 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (33), 10c Green, Ty. III (33)10c Green, Ty. III (33). Used with two 1c Blue, Ty. V (24) and vertical strip of three and three singles of 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), each stamp cancelled by manuscript squiggly "X", some tied by "Long Bar Cal. May 18" (1857) circular datestamp on yellow cover to Matour, France, red "San Francisco 30 Paid May 20, 1859" integral-rate circular datestamp, red "New York Paid 24 Jun. 14" credit datestamp, red "PAID" handstamp, red "P.D." framed handstamp, French transit and arrival markings, some slight edgewear affects 1c stamps

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE USE FROM YUBA (LONG BAR) CALIFORNIA TO FRANCE, WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO MARKING SHOWING THE 30-CENT RATE TO DESTINATION PAID.

Illustrated in Letters of Gold on p. 130.

E. 2,000-3,000
1,300
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 1254, 1851-56 and 1857-60 Issues Covers10c Green, Ty. II (32), 10c Green, Ty. II (32)10c Green, Ty. II (32). Tied by well-struck "San Francisco Cal. Jul. 29, 1859" circular datestamp on yellow illustrated four-horse stagecoach cover with "Overland, Via Los Angeles U.S. Mail" banner, to Newark N.J., few minor toned spots at left, otherwise Very Fine, ex Hall

E. 400-500
300
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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 1255, 1851-56 and 1857-60 Issues Covers10c Green, Ty. III (33), 10c Green, Ty. III (33)10c Green, Ty. III (33). Centered to left, tied by well-struck "San Francisco Cal. May 19, 1859" circular datestamp on illustrated four-horse stagecoach cover with "San Francisco via Los Angeles, U.S. Mail" banner, "St. Louis" and "New York" in flags and printed address to New York, cover roughly opened at bottom, appears Very Fine, rare design, ex Hall

E. 500-750
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1857-60 Issue
2020-06-30
2020 Rarities of the World
c
Sale Number 1224, Lot Number 63, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (33), 10c Green, Ty. III (33)10c Green, Ty. III (33). Used with two 1c Blue, Ty. V (24) and vertical strip of three and three singles of 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), each stamp cancelled by manuscript squiggly "X", some tied by "Long Bar Cal. May 18" (1857) circular datestamp on yellow cover to Matour, France, red "San Francisco 30 Paid May 20, 1859" integral-rate circular datestamp, red "New York Paid 24 Jun. 14" credit datestamp, red "PAID" handstamp, red "P.D." framed handstamp, French transit and arrival markings, some slight edgewear affects 1c stamps

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE USE FROM YUBA (LONG BAR) CALIFORNIA TO FRANCE, WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO MARKING SHOWING THE 30-CENT RATE TO DESTINATION PAID.

Illustrated in Letters of Gold on p. 130.

E. 3,000-4,000
0
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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 8163, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (32), 10c Green, Ty. II (32)10c Green, Ty. II (32). Stamp defective, cancelled by penstrokes on cover originating in Canada and sent to Vt., Montreal rimless handstamp with "17 Oct. 1857" date in manuscript, "6" due marking, top flap reattached and expertly repaired along edges, still appears Fine, scarce use, with 1983 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
150
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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 8164, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (32), 10c Green, Ty. II (32)10c Green, Ty. II (32). Uncancelled but "tied" by some toning around perfs on 3c Red Nesbitt entire to France, red "New York Paid 6 Feb. 13" credit datestamp, 1858 French transit, manuscript "Due 2c", cover with central toned spot, appears Very Fine, unusual use as most short-paid covers were treated as completely unpaid

E. 200-300
150
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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 8166, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (32), 10c Green, Ty. II (32)10c Green, Ty. II (32). Tied by large "PAID" grid, small red "Boston Sept. 18" circular datestamp on blue 1860 cover to San Francisco, endorsed "Per Mail Steamer & Isthmus Rail Road" at lower left, some slight toning, Very Fine, east to west directives are unusual, by Dec. 17, 1859 the "Via Panama" route was replaced by the Butterfield route as the default sending unless other instructions were given as in the case here

E. 200-300
110
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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
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2281, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (33), 10c Green, Ty. III (33)10c Green, Ty. III (33). Horizontal strip of four, well-centered, wonderful deep rich color and sharp impression, tied by two light strikes of "New Orleans La. May 1, 1858" circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Vera Cruz, Mexico, "6" reales due handstamp for Mexican internal postage, couple light folds at bottom

VERY FINE. A STRIKING 1857 10-CENT TYPE III MULTIPLE ON A QUADRUPLE-RATE COVER TO MEXICO FROM THE HARGOUS CORRESPONDENCE. MULTIPLE-RATE COVERS TO MEXICO ARE RARELY FOUND IN THIS REMARKABLY FRESH AND CHOICE CONDITION.

Pencil note "Colson $200" on back, referring to the price paid to Warren H. Colson, probably more than 70 years ago.

E. 1,500-2,000
1,100
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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 323, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, Fabulous horizontal strip of six of the 1857 10¢ Green Type II on cover to Mexico

10¢ Green, Type II (32), horizontal strip of six, extraordinarily choice centering for a multiple of this size, bright color, tied by three bold strikes of "New Orleans La. Feb. 15, 1858" circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Vera Cruz, Mexico, from the Hargous correspondence, bold "7" reales due handstamp, fifth stamp with trivial small sealed tear at bottom, Extremely Fine, a rare multiple franking to Mexico paying the six-times rate, ex Caspary, Rust and Klein, from our 1981 and 1996 Rarities of the World sales, with 1988 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
2,100
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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 1278, Germany10c Green, Ty. III (33), 10c Green, Ty. III (33)10c Green, Ty. III (33). Pair and single, pencil notations on back indicate Positions 37-38L1 and 78L1, tied by two strikes of "Cario N.Y. Sep. 23, 1858" circular datestamp and by red "N. York 7 Paid Br. Pkt. Sep. 29" credit datestamp on cover to Innsbruck, Germany (Austria), with original contents in German, red boxed "Aachen Franco" transit datestamp, receiving backstamp, Very Fine use by Prussian Closed Mail, ex Eno

E. 400-500
325
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