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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 8241, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 7c Orange Vermilion (160), cancelled by quartered corks with "Eagle Pass Tex. Dec. 17" (1875) circular datestamp on buff registered court house cover to St. Louis Mo., district court serrated oval handstamps front and back, various docketing, slightly reduced at right and edge wear and soiling, still Fine and most unusual use from Eagle Pass Texas

E. 100-150
90
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 8279, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Tied by circular cork cancel, dark red "New York Registered Jul. 22" (1875) circular datestamp on registered cover to Constantinople, Turkey, J. E. Arapagian corner card, addressed in violet to Ohannes Effendi Hissarley at Bureau of Controls, manuscript registry numbers, red "Eingeschrieben" framed German registry handstamp, "Kaiserlich Deutsches Postamt 9 8 No. 1" backstamp, small piece of backflap missing, Very Fine, very scarce registered cover sent to Turkey during the first month of the new GPU/UPU, prepaid 5c plus 10c registry fee, ex "Andromeda"

E. 400-500
225
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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 2362, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues2c Vermilion, 10c Brown, 15c Yellow Orange (157, 161, 163), 2c Vermilion, 10c Brown, 15c Yellow Orange (157, 161, 163)2c Vermilion, 10c Brown, 15c Yellow Orange (157, 161, 163). Beautiful three-color franking for the old 27c rate but used on Aug. 1, 1876, the first day of the new 15c rate, tied by target cancels and "New Haven Conn. Aug. 1 7PM" circular datestamp on blue cover to Wellington, Cape of Good Hope, red "New York 50 Aug. 2" datestamp with 50 centimes credit (10c replacing the old 22c credit), red London "Paid" transit datestamp and "3d" British Colonial credit handstamp (triple the usual rate), Cape Town and Wellington receiving datestamps, slightly reduced at left, usual minor edgewear and slight crease in 10c stamp

VERY FINE. A CHOICE AND FASCINATING COVER SHOWING THE TRANSITION FROM THE 27-CENT TO 15-CENT TREATY RATES.

Ex Knapp and "Andromeda". With 2011 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
1,700
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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 1129, Caribbean15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 3c Green (158), tied by light strike of circular datestamp cancel on cover to Port of Spain, Trinidad, red "New York 8 Dec. 23" (1873) credit datestamp, sender's directive "Via St. Thomas" and backstamped at St. Thomas on Dec. 31, blue crayon "5" and Trinidad arrival datestamp (Jan. 1874), 15c stamp repaired at bottom, soiling, otherwise Very Fine and scarce destination, sent via British Mail at the 18c rate via St. Thomas or Havana

E. 400-500
550
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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 1143, South America15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 3c Green (158), tied by light cork cancels with "Salem Mass. Jan. 23" (1874) circular datestamp on cover to Cordoba, Argentina, red "New-York 8 Jan. 23" credit datestamp, blue crayon "10" centavos due marking, 1874 docketing on back, Very Fine

E. 300-400
400
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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 1170, South America15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 2c Vermilion (178), affixed overlapping and tied by circle of wedges cancels on blue folded letter from Boston to Lima, Peru, red "New York Aug. 21" (1878) circular datestamp and "12" in circle credit handstamp, reverse with Peru, 1874, 10c Orange, Postage Due (J3), color oxidized, applied over Boston circular datestamp and tied by Lima circular datestamp, stamp torn on opening, Very Fine appearance and scarce combination for rate to non-UPU country, with 1992 P.S.E. certificate

E. 500-750
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-12-15
U.S. and Confederate States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1146, Lot Number 1449, 1870 Bank Note and Later Issues15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 3c Green (158) and 6c Dull Pink (159), cancelled or tied by corks, "Ashville N.C. Sep. 26" circular datestamp on registered cover to Constantinople, Turkey, red "New York Paid All Oct. 1" circular datestamp ties 3c and 6c, appropriate transit markings, some slight edgewear and few toned perfs, 15c oxidized, otherwise Very Fine and colorful use

E. 200-300
170
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-05-05
U.S. and Confederate States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1125, Lot Number 792, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Brilliant color, tied by bold cork cancel, "New Haven Conn. Nov. 9" (1877) circular datestamp on cover to Wellington, Cape of Good Hope, red red "New York 50 Nov. 10" credit datestamp, red London "Paid" transit datestamp ties stamp, Cape Town and Wellington receiving datestamps, slightly reduced at left, fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
0
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-05-05
U.S. and Confederate States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1125, Lot Number 793, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Used with 3c Green (158) and 6c Dull Pink (159), cancelled or tied by corks, "Ashville N.C. Sep. 26" circular datestamp on registered cover to Constantinople, Turkey, red "New York Paid All Oct. 1" circular datestamp ties 3c and 6c, appropriate transit markings, some slight edgewear and few toned perfs, 15c oxidized, otherwise Very Fine and colorful use

E. 300-400
0
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U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2016-03-16
The Steven Walske Collection of US-France Transatlantic Mail
c
Sale Number 1119, Lot Number 626, Bank Note Issues, cont.15c Yellow Orange (163), 15c Yellow Orange (163)15c Yellow Orange (163). Horizontal pair, used with 6c Dull Pink (159) and tied by two clear strikes of New York Foreign Mail Geometric cancel, red "New York Paid Sup. Dec. 4" Type E Supplementary Mail circular datestamp on 1875 cover to Montpellier, France, boxed "P.D." handstamp, blue crayon "2" for double-weight, carried on North German Lloyd steamer Hermann, arriving Southampton Dec. 16, couple shortish perfs at top of left 15c stamp from placement near edge, cover reduced at left

VERY FINE COMBINATION OF 15-CENT AND 6-CENT 1873 BANK NOTE ISSUES FOR 18-CENT DOUBLE-RATE COVER TO FRANCE PLUS EQUIVALENT FEE FOR SUPPLEMENTARY MAIL.

The new U.S.-France treaty effective Aug. 1, 1874 set the reciprocal prepaid rate at 9c per 15 grams. This franking paid double the 9c treaty rate plus an additional 18c for Supplementary Mail, allowing it to be processed in New York after the regular mails had closed.

Ex Noel

E. 3,000-4,000
0
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