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2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2163, California-Related10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Tied by "San Francisco Cal. Jun. 20, 1860" circular datestamp on buff cover to Painesville O., with "Via Panama" with illustrated sidewheel steamship design, slightly reduced at right, stamp with natural s.e. at right, cover with small corner faults and a few small age spots, otherwise Fine

E. 300-400
550
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2019-12-17
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2164, California-Related10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Two, tied by "San Francisco Cal. Jan. 5, 1860" circular datestamp on cover with "Per Overland Mail Stage, Via Los Angeles" 4-horse stagecoach design, Hitchcock of San Francisco imprint, the entire design crossed out and sender's routing instructions "pr Steamer", to New London Conn., some soiling, edgewear just affects right stamp, still Very Fine and very unusual use of this propaganda envelope, ex Knapp

E. 500-750
275
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2019-12-17
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2166, California-Related10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Tied by "San Francisco Cal. Feb. 1, 1861" circular datestamp on buff cover to Painesville O. with illustrated 4-horse stagecoach design, banner reads "PER OVERLAND MAIL VIA LOS ANGELES" with two tiny American flags waving from lead horses, stamp with minor flaws in right margin, still Extremely Fine, a rare cover and the only stagecoach design expressing patriotic sentiments, ex Grunin, with 1988 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
550
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2019-12-17
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2282, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Well-centered, tied by bold "Grass Lake Mich. Feb. 1" circular datestamp on buff cover to Centreville Cal., forwarded twice, "Alvarado Cal. Mar. 11" large double-circle and "Dutch Flat Cal. Apr. 9" datestamps, one forwarding rate paid by 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), manuscript cancel, manuscript "Ford 3 cts" for second forwarding charge, Extremely Fine, a most unusual cover, ex "Sevenoaks"

E. 400-500
375
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United States Postal History and Confederate States
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2283, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Rich color, tied by bold strike of red "New-York Oct. 25" (1860) circular datestamp on blue folded letter to Havana, Cuba, bold "NA1" due marking, some slight erosion in address, Very Fine

E. 300-400
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2284, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Three singles, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), tied by large "Paid" grid cancels on blue folded cover to Port Elizabeth, Cape of Good Hope, "Boston Br. Pkt. Paid Dec. 18" (1860) and Port Elizabeth (Feb. 16, 1861) backstamps, red crayon "28" credit handstamp, "1d" British Colonial credit handstamp, red London transit datestamp (Jan. 2), one 10c stamp with some small perf flaws and 3c lightly creased by faint file fold, appears Very Fine, attractive and colorful use paying the 33c rate by British Mail, with 1987 Jakubek certificate

E. 500-750
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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
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 326, 1857-60 1¢ to 90¢ Perforated Issues, 1¢ and 10¢ 1857 Issue combination on a Civil War Patriotic cover to Peru

10¢ Green, Type V (35), vertical pair, interpane margin with centerline at left, used with two 1¢ Blue, Type II (20), Plate 12, tied by bold 5-bar rectangular grid cancel on red and blue Waving Flag Patriotic cover to Lima, Peru, Davis correspondence, "Portchester N.Y. Jul. 10" (1861) circular datestamp, red "12" credit handstamp, "Panama JY22 1861 A" transit datestamp, small disturbance in area of Portchester datestamp (a few letters touched up), Very Fine and colorful, a rare use of a Civil War Patriotic cover to South America, mailed during the beginning of the Civil War with the soon-to-be-demonetized 1857 Issue paying the 22¢ American-British Packet rate, ex Matthies and Ishikawa, with 1981 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
2,000
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2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 341, Western Mails, including the Pony Express, Woodcut four-horse overland mail stagecoach illustrated design bearing the 10¢ 1859 Issue

10¢ Green, Type V (35), rich color, centered to bottom right, tied by blurry strike of "Jacksonville Cal." circular datestamp with unclear date on buff cover to Lowell, Massachusetts, with large "Overland" illustrated four-horse stagecoach design, Boyd imprint, a wonderful design with banners including the names of San Francisco, Los Angeles, St. Louis and New York, Very Fine, a rare and attractive example of this stagecoach design, ex West and Dr. Polland, with 1992 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
2,600
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 342, Western Mails, including the Pony Express, "Via Panama" illustrated steamship design on a cover from Timbuctoo, California

10¢ Green, Type V (35), three wide margins, cancelled by segmented grid, "Timbuctoo Cal. Jul. 30" circular datestamp on cover to Almont, Michigan, with "Via Panama" illustrated sidewheel steamship design, Randal & Co. of Marysville imprint, barely reduced at left, couple tiny trivial edge tears, Very Fine, a beautiful and rare woodcut "Via Panama" design, ex Dr. Polland, with 1995 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
1,600
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 344, Western Mails, including the Pony Express, Clear strike of the San Francisco Running Pony handstamp on eastbound Pony Express cover with 1859 10¢ Type V--a beautiful adhesive-stamped cover

10¢ Green, Type V (35), rich color, centered to bottom, tied by blue grid cancel, matching "Saint Joseph Mo. Dec. 12" (1860) double-circle datestamp on November 26, 1860, blue folded letter (in German) to New York City, blue "Pony Express San Francisco Nov. 28" Running Pony oval handstamp struck at left, second part strike at right also ties stamp, black "The Central Overland California & Pikes Peak Express Company, St. Joseph, Mo. Dec. 11" oval datestamp

Very Fine. A beautiful cover with clear strikes of each marking. This is one of the finest Pony Express covers with a 10¢ 1857 stamp.

This cover was carried on the Pony trip departing San Francisco on Saturday, November 28, 1860, and arriving at St. Joseph 13 days later on December 11. The Pony Express rate at this time was $2.50 per quarter ounce, which was paid in cash. The 10¢ stamp paid the transcontinental U.S. postage.

Ex Edward S. Knapp, Louis Grunin and "Sevenoaks." Frajola-Kramer-Walske census E23. Illustrated in Letters of Gold (p. 256). With 1988 P.F. certificate.

E. 15,000-20,000
23,000
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