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Date
Lot#/
Grade
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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2352, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Tied by cork cancel and "New Bedford Mass. Nov. 19" (1874) circular datestamp on light green "polite size" cover to Captain David E. Allen aboard the Bark Sea Queen in care of the U.S. consul on Mahe Island in the Seychelles, red "New York Nov. 21" and London "Paid" transit datestamps, red crayon "20" credit, red crayon "1" British Colonial credit, Seychelles receiving backstamp (Jan. 11, 1875), Very Fine, a rare single franking to pay the 24c British Mail rate to the Seychelles, the Sea Queen sailed on a whaling trip from Westport in 1875 and returned in 1879 (source: http://history.vineyard.net/dukes/sailors5.htm ), ex "Andromeda", with 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 1,500-2,000
1,400
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2353, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165), 24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165)24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165). 24c superbly centered with wide s.e. at right, used with two slightly overlapping 30c, tied by three strikes of circle of wedges cancel, red "Boston Paid Dec. 23" (1874) circular datestamp on cover to Ahmednuggur, India, sender's routing "Via Brindisi", red crayon "72/3" credit, red London "Paid" transit datestamp, red "3d" British Colonial credit handstamp, Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, each stamp has a small or tiny tear, otherwise Very Fine, the 24c stamp on this cover was described in a Cyril dos Passos article as the silk paper variety, which would make it a Continental printing, but the accompanying P.F. certificates first decline opinion on the Scott number (2004) and subsequently identify the 24c stamp as No. 153 (2011), ex "Andromeda", with 2004 and 2011 P.F. certificates

E. 1,500-2,000
2,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2354, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165), 24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165)24c Purple, 30c Black (153, 165). 24c well-centered, used with 30c pair, tied by three strikes of circle of wedges cancel, dark red "Boston Paid Mar. 30" (1875) circular datestamp on Bissell correspondence cover to Ahmednuggur, India, sender's routing "Via Brindisi", red crayon "72/3" credit, red London "Paid" transit datestamp, red "3d" British Colonial credit handstamp, Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, small corner crease at bottom right of 30c pair, still Very Fine, a scarce high-value franking for triple 28c rate, ex "Andromeda", with 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-10-22
United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1157, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-218)24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Brilliant color complemented by red New York Foreign Mail Geometric cancel, fresh and Very Fine

235
350
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
og
Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 208, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-166)24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Disturbed original gum described on accompanying certificate as "o.g.", rich color, reperfed, Extremely Fine appearance, with 1978 P.F. certificate also not mentioning the reperfing

1,700
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-07-23
United States Stamps and Confederate States
og
Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 209, 1870-73 Bank Note Issues (Scott 134-166)24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Original gum, bright color, Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

1,700
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1238, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 134-155)24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Beautiful centering with wide and balanced margins, rich color nicely complemented by blue grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1983 P.F. certificate

225
375
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-05-01
Gem-Quality United States Stamps
 
Sale Number 1199, Lot Number 1239, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 134-155)24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Bright color, cancelled by perfect strike of New York Foreign Mail Star in Circle of Triangles cancel (Weiss ST-MP4), Extremely Fine strike, with 1988 P.F. certificate

220
225
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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 1152, South America24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Used with vertical pair 10c Brown (160), tied by cork cancels, "New Bedford Mass. Mar. 31" (1875) circular datestamp on cover to Valparaiso, Chile, red "New York 24 Apr. 1" credit datestamp, red "Valparaiso Multada 90c" oval due handstamp and receiving backstamp (May 8), 24c stamp light corner crease, cover barely reduced at right, small ink smear in address, still Fine and scarce use to Chile, paying double the 22c rate via American Packet and then British Packet via Colon, ex Hirschfield

E. 1,000-1,500
600
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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 1400, Africa24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Used with 1c Ultramarine (145) and 3c Green (158), tied by red cork cancels and matching "New Haven Ct. Jul. 21" (1874) circular datestamp on cover to Wellington, Cape Colony, South Africa, 24c New York credit datestamp, red London Paid transit datestamp (Aug. 3), red "1d" Colonial rate handstamp, Wellington and Cape Town receiving datestamps, sender's directive "Via Southampton" and carried by British Mail at the 28c rate, Very Fine, a colorful and rare use of the 24c 1870 Bank Note Issue to South Africa, ex Houser, with 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
800
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