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1,441 Selected Lots, Page 1 of 145
21 of your results from the following upcoming sales: 4 lots in 1209, 17 in 1211

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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 405, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Beautiful strike of the Waterbury Old Woman in Bonnet, showing every detail of her scowling face

Old Woman in Bonnet, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff E-10), bold strike showing every detail of the bonnet and the lady's frowning face, on 3¢ Ultramarine (114), trivial light diagonal crease at bottom left, Extremely Fine strike of this desirable fancy cancel, ex Jennings

E. 2,000-3,000
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 408, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Perfect strike of the Waterbury Skull & Crossbones on a 3¢ 1869 Pictorial cover

Skull & Crossbones, Type 3, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff R-3), bold strike showing every detail of the design with prominent teeth ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on cover to Washington, Connecticut, neat "Waterbury Feb. 11" circular datestamp, purple manuscript 1870 docketing at top, small blue ink note at bottom "from mother. Mrs. A. S. Chase", Extremely Fine strike of this scarce fancy cancel

E. 4,000-5,000
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 416, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, The Running Chicken of Waterbury--Postmaster Hill's most famous creation

Running Chicken, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff A-11), clear strike ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on cover to Washington, Connecticut, purple 1870 docketing at top, neat "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 19" circular datestamp, right edge of cover and stamp repaired with everything to the right of the "c" of "cents" and top right corner added, the quality of the work is excellent, the Running Chicken strike is original, Very Fine appearance, a rare cover with the famous Running Chicken fancy cancel, from the same correspondence as lot 408 in this sale, which was sent just eight days prior

E. 4,000-5,000
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 419, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Spectacular bold strike of the Waterbury Small Bee fancy on 3¢ 1869 Pictorial

Small Bee, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff A-14), beautiful strike showing every nuance of the design on 3¢ Ultramarine (114), small thin spots at left, small thin spot at bottom right and faint vertical crease at left not noted on certificate, still an Extremely Fine strike, with 1994 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 421, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Waterbury Small Bee cover

Small Bee, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff A-14), remarkably clear strike and "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 7" circular datestamp both tie 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on cover to Abington, Massachusetts, red docketing at left also notes "1870" in postmark, Extremely Fine strike on a sound stamp and cover, the Small Bee cancel is not the rarest of Waterbury designs (21 covers recorded by William T. Crowe), but full and clear strikes are extremely rare, the example offered here, with every nuance of Postmaster John W. Hill's engraving perfectly clear, on a sound stamp and cover, is truly remarkable--ex Knapp

E. 5,000-7,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 428, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Shoo Fly of Waterbury

Shoo Fly, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff M-2), neat strike ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on small piece with "Waterbury Ct. Jun. 22" circular datestamp, Very Fine strike, "Shoo Fly" designs are known used from several towns, including Toledo Ohio, Evanston Ind., Kittrell N.C. and others, the Waterbury version is extremely rare, especially when used on an 1869 Pictorial stamp, with 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 438, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Fabulous detailed strike of the Waterbury Holly Sprig

Holly Sprig, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff L-4), unusually clear strike ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on cover to Plantsville, Connecticut, neat "Waterbury Ct. Mar. 29" (1870) circular datestamp, reduced at right, stamp with short perf at right, Very Fine strike of this design

E. 1,000-1,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 442, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Extraordinarily sharp and complete strike of the Waterbury Acorn

Acorn, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff G-4), phenomenal strike ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114) on cover with embossed tree design on top flap to Washington, Connecticut, "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 28" circular datestamp, magenta 1870 docketing at top, slightly reduced at right into stamp, top left corner of the stamp torn off prior to use, still an Extremely Fine strike of this Waterbury fancy cancel, from the Chase correspondence, ex Jennings

E. 1,000-1,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 443, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Sharp strike of the Waterbury Acorn fancy cancel

Acorn, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff G-4), clear strike ties 3¢ Ultramarine (114), straight edge at left, on cover to Aiken, South Carolina, stamp also tied by "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 28" circular datestamp, stamp with light horizontal crease not noted on certificate, Very Fine strike of this scarce fancy cancel, with 1976 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
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Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 444, Fancy Cancellations—Waterbury, Connecticut, Beautiful Waterbury Acorn fancy cancel

Acorn, Waterbury, Connecticut (Rohloff G-4), bold strike on 3¢ Ultramarine (114), light crease affects two perfs at upper left (not noted on accompanying certificate), Very Fine strike, with 1993 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
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