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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=19th Century Issues, Issue/Country=1870-88 Bank Note Issues, All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 138, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2020-06-04
U.S. Postal History and U.S. Gold Coins
c
Sale Number 1223, Lot Number 8255, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138)7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138). Three singles, vivid color and strong grill impressions, used with 3c Green (158), tied by "New Orleans La. Jan. 21 4PM" (1874) duplex datestamp and quartered cork cancels on blue folded letter to Mont-Saint-Leger, France, red "New York P.D. 6 Feb. 4" credit datestamp, red London "Paid" transit datestamp (Feb. 14) and "PD" oval, Calais transit datestamp, French transit and receiving backstamps, a few gum toned perf tips, Very Fine, the 6c credit indicates 10c British Mail rate applied, the 24c prepayment does not fit with the correct progression (16c, 20c, 26c, 36c), one of the few covers extant with a multiple franking of the 7c 1870 Grilled Issue, ex "Andromeda", signed Ashbrook, with clear 2014 P.S.E. certificate

E. 400-500
350
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
c
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1300, Germany7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138)7c Vermilion, H. Grill (138). Clearly-defined grill, tied by grid cancel, "New Orleans La. May 26" (1871) circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Torgau, Germany, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit May 31" transit datestamp, receiving backstamp, trivial corner perf crease at top right, Very Fine, especially desirable with such a strong grill, with 1993 A.P.S. certificate

E. 200-300
130
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2018-06-27
2018 Rarities of the World
c
Sale Number 1185, Lot Number 61, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues, 1890-93 Issue7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). Natural s.e. at left, easily discernible grill at center, tied by bold quartered cork cancel on cover to Dresden, Germany, and forwarded to Paris, France, forwarding postage paid by Germany, 1870, 1gr Rose (17) and 2gr Ultramarine (18) Eagle Issue, all three stamps tied by "Dresden 27 11 73 3 AM" framed datestamp, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit Nov. 12" circular datestamp, blue Paris receiving postmark, small boxed "PD" handstamp, cover with some expertly repaired opening tears along top edge not affecting stamps and not mentioned on accompanying certificate, appears Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 1,500-2,000
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2011-11-15
Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign
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Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1076, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues7c Carmine, Grill (138), 7c Carmine, Grill (138)7c Carmine, Grill (138). H. Grill, vertical pair tied by segmented cork cancel, "Louisville Ky. Oct. 24 5 P.M." circular datestamp on cover to Hanover, Germany, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit Oct. ?" circular datestamp ties pair, transit datestamp on back, top stamp with tear and couple creases, some toned perfs and light cover soiling, still appears Very Fine, scarce 7c grilled pair on double-rate cover to Germany, with 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
225
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2011-06-21
United States Stamps & Postal History, Foreign
c
Sale Number 1011, Lot Number 1593, 1870-90 Bank Note Issues7c Carmine, Grill (138), 7c Carmine, Grill (138)7c Carmine, Grill (138). H. Grill, vertical pair tied by segmented cork cancel, "Louisville Ky. Oct. 24 5 P.M." circular datestamp on cover to Hanover, Germany, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit Oct. ?" circular datestamp ties pair, transit datestamp on back, top stamp with tear and couple creases, some toned perfs and light cover soiling, still appears Very Fine, scarce 7c grilled pair on double-rate cover to Germany, with 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2011-04-21
The Andromeda Collection of U.S. Bank Note Issue Covers
c
Sale Number 1008, Lot Number 2021, Chicago Blues Cancellations7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). H. Grill, perfs in at bottom but a remarkably strong grill impression and vivid color, just tied at corner (face-free) by bold blue circle of V's cancel with matching "Chicago Ill. Jun. 19" circular datestamp on cover to Leipzig, Germany, red New York transit datestamp, receiving backstamp, slightly reduced at right, Fine, an unusually attractive 7c 1870 Grilled Issue cover

E. 500-750
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2011-04-21
The Andromeda Collection of U.S. Bank Note Issue Covers
c
Sale Number 1008, Lot Number 2170, Mail to France: British Mail7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). H. Grill, three singles, vivid color and strong grill impressions, used with 3c Green (158), tied by "New Orleans La. Jan. 21 4PM" (1874) duplex datestamp and quartered cork cancels on blue folded letter to Mont-Saint-Leger, France, red "New York P.D. 6 Feb. 4" credit datestamp, red London "Paid" transit datestamp (Feb. 14) and "PD" oval, Calais transit datestamp, French transit and receiving backstamps, a few gum toned perf tips, Very Fine, the 6c credit indicates 10c British Mail rate applied, the 24c prepayment does not fit with the correct progression (16c, 20c, 26c, 36c), one of the few covers extant with a multiple franking of the 7c 1870 Grilled Issue, signed Ashbrook

E. 750-1,000
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2009-12-09
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History and Foreign Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 980, Lot Number 2625, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134 thru 165)7c Vermilion, Split Grill (138 var), 7c Vermilion, Split Grill (138 var)7c Vermilion, Split Grill (138 var). H. Grill, clearly-defined grill, tied by bold strike of unusual cork cancel, "Newark O. Nov. 25" circular datestamp on cover to Leipzig, Germany, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit Nov. 2?" circular datestamp, receiving backstamp, some slight overall soiling, still Very Fine, scarce, carried on the Cunarder Cuba

E. 300-400
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2007-12-19
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History
c
Sale Number 950, Lot Number 2355, 1870-88  Bank Note Issues7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). H. Grill, clearly-defined grill, tied by large grid, "New Orleans La. May 26" circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Torgau, Germany, red "New York Paid All Br. Transit May 31" transit datestamp, receiving backstamp, trivial corner perf crease at top right, Very Fine, especially desirable with such a strong grill, with 1993 A.P.S. certificate

E. 300-400
190
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2001-12-17
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History/Foreign
c
Sale Number 841, Lot Number 1445, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues7c Vermilion, Grill (138), 7c Vermilion, Grill (138)7c Vermilion, Grill (138). Noticeable grill points, tied by cork cancel, "Hanover Pa. Jan. 27" circular datestamp on orange cover to Hanover, Germany, red New York credit datestamp, receiving backstamp, fresh and Very Fine

575
100
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15 Selected Lots , Page 1 of 2


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