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Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2191, Philatelic History from the Trenchard Collection2c Black, 3c Red, F. Grill (73, 94), 2c Black, 3c Red, F. Grill (73, 94)2c Black, 3c Red, F. Grill (73, 94). Both tied to separate covers by Philadelphia duplex datestamps with Mason & Co. illustrated stamp dealer's design, Black Jack stamp nicely complemented by black design of the cover and 3c F Grill similarly complemented by red design, along with the matching facsimile stamp at bottom, second cover missing backflap and slightly reduced at top, Very Fine and beautiful pair of early stamp dealer covers, Ebenezer Locke Mason was one of Philadelphia's founding stamp dealers and an early rival of J. W. Scott, he published Mason's Coin and Stamp Collector's Magazine, which was noted for attacks on rival dealers

0
750
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2296, 1861-68 Issues: Domestic Uses2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Affixed at edge of cover but not affecting perfs, tied by 5-point Star fancy cancel on "T.H. Dinsmore, Skowhegan, Me." illustrated cover depicting an eagle over shield and flags and a piano, to Carmel Me., with original Dinsmore circular, Very Fine, a beautiful Black Jack illustrated cover, with 2003 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2297, 1861-68 Issues: Domestic Uses2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Centered to top left, tied by light strike of New York circular datestamp on cover to local street address, large advertisement for "Hartford Live Stock Insurance Co., Capital $500,000." with horse and cattle illustrated design, one horse in background is dead and being dragged onto a cart -- a less-than-subtle reminder of the value of livestock insurance -- stamp with minor perf tip toning, still Very Fine, one of the most beautiful horse-related designs we have encountered, made even more desirable by use of the 2c Black Jack

E. 750-1,000
475
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1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2298, 1861-68 Issues: Domestic Uses2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Tied by "Philada. Pa. Post Office Feb. 27, 1864" double-circle datestamp on green overall illustrated Washington Lee Insurance Co. advertising cover to local address, tiny nick out of cover at top right, otherwise Very Fine, ex Dr. Burrows

E. 200-300
180
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2019-12-17
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2299, 1861-68 Issues: Domestic Uses2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). S.e. at left, tied by "Lansing N.Y. Apr. 8, 1864" double-circle datestamp and target on American Agriculturist advertising cover to New Haven Conn., with original printed enclosure, Very Fine, attractive cover, ex Dr. Burrows

E. 300-400
225
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1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
 
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2300, 1861-68 Issues: Domestic Uses2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Block of four and a pair arranged as a block of six, affixed on back of CDV depicting stern young man with Col. Sanders-type beard, cancelled by pencil manuscript, also tied by some toning, light edgewear, Very Fine, ex Bechtel

E. 300-400
275
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1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2301, 1861-68 Issues: Foreign Destinations2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Used with 5c Brown (76), perfs scissors-separated but mostly intact, tied by blue "Wells, Fargo & Co. Victoria Feb. 16" oval datestamp, used with Vancouver Island, 1865, 5c Rose (5) tied by blue "PAID" in double oval handstamp on 3c Pink entire with Wells Fargo & Co. printed frank, affixed to slightly smaller cover to Bidwell's Bar, Cal., light vertical file fold not affecting stamps or indicia

VERY FINE. A RARE AND ATTRACTIVE BRITISH COLUMBIA AND UNITED STATES MIXED-FRANKING COVER FROM VICTORIA, VANCOUVER ISLAND, TO CALIFORNIA.

This was handled by Wells Fargo's office in Victoria. Even though Wells Fargo carried it, the postage prepayment requirement was the same as if it went through the mails.

E. 3,000-4,000
2,400
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2305, 1861-68 Issues: Foreign Destinations2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Tied by bold segmented cork cancel on printed Prices Current in Spanish to Puebla, Mexico, blue "H. Marquardt, 180 Pearl St. N.Y. Jan. 8, 1869" company oval datestamp, neat "1/2" due handstamp, Very Fine and scarce use

E. 200-300
250
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2019-12-17
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Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2312, 1861-68 Issues: Foreign Destinations2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). S.e. at right, faults at top left, tied by San Francisco cogwheel handstamp on brown wrapper to Bordeaux, France, red "30c" French due handstamp, transit and receiving backstamps, some wrapper faults, otherwise Fine, a very unusual wrapper use from San Francisco to France, ex Kramer

E. 200-300
200
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1861-66 Issue
2019-12-17
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c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2320, 1861-68 Issues: Foreign Destinations2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Horizontal pair, used with 15c Black (77), cancelled by circle of wedges, tied by "Brooklyn N.Y. Jan. 2" (1868) circular datestamp on cover to Genoa, Italy, red New York and Bremen transits, red "5" in circle credit handstamp, red Bremen transit, receiving backstamps, some edgewear, Very Fine, scarce combination paying the 19c rate via North German Union closed mails, ex Dr. Burrows

E. 500-750
300
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