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1,876 Selected Lots, Page 1 of 188
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Sale Number 1205, Lot Number 2035, 1861-68 Issues3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Bright color, perfs touch at right, tied by perfect strike of Devil & Pitchfork fancy cancel, matching "West Meriden Conn. Jul. 25" (1866) circular datestamp also ties stamp on cover to West Chester N.Y., barely reduced at right, completely sound

EXTREMELY FINE STRIKE OF THE FAMOUS WEST MERIDEN CONNECTICUT, DEVIL & PITCHFORK FANCY CANCEL.

For a history of this fancy cancel go to http://www.ctpostalhistory.com/CtPP/Postal_Markings_files/D%26PArticleJan2016XXXLR.pdf . A fascinating article on this subject by William Duffney also appeared in the 2017 Congress Book. This example is offered to the market for the first time since 1974, when the consignor purchased it in Siegel Sale 444

E. 3,000-4,000
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2019-06-26
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Sale Number 1205, Lot Number 2036, 1861-68 Issues3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Bright color, tied by "Manchester Ct. Jan. 4" circular datestamp on illustrated King Cotton and John Bull cartoon cover to Atticus N.Y., exceptional design depicts King Cotton with a whip, wearing a cotton plant medallion (or possibly a palmetto tree) and standing on a slave in front of bales of cotton and a sailing ship, John Bull standing beside is examining samples of cotton, barely reduced at left, Extremely Fine, a rare and outstanding design, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 1,500-2,000
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2019-05-08
The William H. Gross Collection: Outstanding U.S. Stamp Multiples
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Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 57, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-77), A beautiful well-centered plate block of the 1861 3¢ Rose

DESCRIPTION

3¢ Rose (65), block of eight with "ENGRAVED BY THE NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY CITY OF NEW YORK" imprint and "No. 32 Plate." plate number at bottom, original gum, lightly hinged, lovely pastel shade and choice centering

PROVENANCE

As a block of 16: Henry B. Close, Eugene Costales sale, 6/23-26/1952, lot 168, to Cole

CENSUS

Chapin census no. 214

CONDITION NOTES

Very Fine; creased at bottom of selvage

SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)

$4,250.00

E. 3,000-4,000
4,000
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2019-05-01
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1105
PSE 98
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1105, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-65)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Deep rich color on bright paper, complemented by blue target cancel, perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, a beautiful stamp, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $600.00), only one has graded higher

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2,400
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1106
PSE 98
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1106, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-65)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Pastel shade, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, neat circle of wedges cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, 2002 P.S.E. certificate with Superb 98 grade (SMQ $600.00), more likely to grade 90J by today's standards

3
325
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1107, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-65)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Choice centering, with part imprint and "No. 11" plate number selvage at bottom, neat grid cancel, Very Fine and choice, a scarce 3c 1861 with the plate number and part imprint, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate

E. 200-300
800
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1108, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 62B-65)3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Bright color, outstanding centering and margins, tied by bold strike of blue segmented cork with matching "Chicago Ill. RA Oct. 5" double-circle datestamp on buff prisoner-of-war cover to Williamstown Ky., clear strike of "Camp Douglas, Prisoners Letter, Examined" oval handstamp (Ty. I), slightly reduced at right, Extremely Fine stamp on a fresh cover, with 2005 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
550
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1110, 1861-66 Issue Fancy Cancellations3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Wide margins, bright color, absolutely perfect strike of Negative Star in Circle fancy cancel, Extremely Fine strike and a stamp with tremendous visual appeal, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate

E. 200-300
190
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1111, 1861-66 Issue Fancy Cancellations3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Three wide margins, bright color, bold strike of negative "MY" Heart fancy cancel of Dayton O. (S-E PH-H68), second part strike at right and trace of circular datestamp at left, Very Fine strike, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate

E. 200-300
110
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Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1112, 1861-66 Issue Fancy Cancellations3c Rose (65), 3c Rose (65)3c Rose (65). Two, tied on small yellow piece by two strikes of blue negative Square and Compass Masonic fancy cancel of Brattleboro Vt., Extremely Fine strikes, ex Dr. LeBow, with 2005 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
160
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