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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 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 205
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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
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
5c Yellow Brown, Postal History Collection (205). More than 100 covers, many solo uses to foreign destinations, largely Europe, but also India, Egypt, Japan, Bahamas, Uruguay, etc., domestic uses with other stamps paying multiple-weight rates, a few off-cover items including cancels and "Sample" overprints, majority Fine or better, would make a nice basis on which to expand

E. 1,500-2,000
1,200
United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-10-29
The William H. Gross Collection: United States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1211, Lot Number 539, 1870-1888 Bank Note Company Issues5¢ 1882 Issue on cover with perfect strike of U.S, 5¢ 1882 Issue on cover with perfect strike of U.S5¢ 1882 Issue on cover with perfect strike of U.S. Postal Agency in Shanghai oval datestamp

5¢ Yellow Brown (205), choice centering, crisp shade, tied by grid cancel, purple "U.S. Postal Agency * Shanghai * 9 Nov. 1888" double-oval datestamp on cover to New York City street address, December 8 receiving backstamp, Extremely Fine and beautiful in every respect, ex Drucker

E. 200-300
850
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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
nh
Sale Number 1206, Lot Number 218, 1879-87 Bank Note Issues (Scott 182-218)5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Mint N.H., rich color, post-office fresh, Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

775
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
19th Century Issues
1870-88 Bank Note Issues
2019-03-14
United States Stamps
og
Sale Number 1197, Lot Number 1824, 1881-93 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 205-229)5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Original gum, h.r., extraordinary deep rich color and proof-like impression, mounted on lot card from the Morgenthau sale of the George H. Worthington collection, with photo of letter from the Post Office Department's office of Third Assistant PMG dated Feb. 10, 1882, stating "this stamp is from the first sheet printed and one of the first sold by the Department", the lot card includes the note "Made for Queen Victoria-who wrote & asked for a portrait of Garfield after his assassination" and signed by Power, a very unusual item

E. 200-300
750
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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 1137, Mexico and Central America5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). S.e. at left, tied by "Benson Ariz. Feb. 25, 1886" circular datestamp and quartered cork cancel on Mexico 12c entire with Wells, Fargo & Co. printed frank, cancelled by purple Wells, Fargo Guaymas Feb. 22 oval datestamp, used to Paris, France, blue receiving double-circle datestamp, New York transit backstamp, minor edgewear, Very Fine, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
300
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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 1382, Turkey5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Used with 1c Ultramarine (212) and two 2c Brown (210), cancelled by corks on large size registered 30c Black entire (U204) to Constantinople, Turkey, red "Registered San Francisco Cal. Sep. 14, 1887" four-line datestamp, New York registry label, transit and receiving backstamps, few file folds do not affect stamps which do have some toning, otherwise Fine and unusual use

E. 200-300
550
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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
 
Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 1408, Africa5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Tied by quartered cork cancel with "New Bedford Mass. Jun. 6 1PM" (1888) circular datestamp on corner card cover to the bark Sea Queen at Zanzibar, Indian Ocean, Brindisi, Zambia and Zanzibar backstamps, returned to the U.S. with purple pointing hand and dead letter office handstamps front and back (ties stamp), Very Fine and a very rare destination during the Bank Note period

E. 300-400
450
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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 1440, Samoa and South Pacific Islands5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Used with 10c Brown (209), tied at San Francisco by circular cork cancels, used with Samoa, 1882, -1/2p Brown Violet (9a), 1p Green (11a), 2p Bright Orange (13a) and 4p Blue (16a), tied at origin by segmented cork cancels on registered cover from Samoa to Palermo, Italy, various registry numbers including manuscript "9737", blue "9751" and New York registry label, red "Registered Sep. 3 1887 San Francisco Cal." four-line datestamp, New York and receiving backstamps, sender's note on top flap "Henri Rommel german consulate San Francisco", stamps and cover with some toned spots

FINE APPEARANCE. A COLORFUL AND RARE UNITED STATES AND SAMOA MIXED FRANKING ON A REGISTERED COVER TO ITALY.

The 15c U.S. postage pays 5c UPU rate and 10c registry fee. Odenweller Census No. 4. With 1964 R.P.S. and 1990 P.F. certificates

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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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 1484, Korea and Indochina5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Horizontal pair, used with 2c Green (213), tied by "New York D Feb. 29 12:30 PM" (1888) leap-year duplex cancels on American Society of Mechanical Engineers corner card cover to Chemulpo, Korea, purple oval "U.S.S. Palos Asiatic Station 28 Apr. 88" receiving datestamp, New York, San Francisco and Yokohama backstamps, Very Fine and extremely rare cover from the U.S. to Korea at the 12c Australian rate, accompanied by a history of the USS Palos

E. 750-1,000
700
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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 1487, Korea and Indochina5c Yellow Brown (205), 5c Yellow Brown (205)5c Yellow Brown (205). Horizontal pair, used with 1c Gray Blue (206) and 2c Red Brown (210), tied by "New York Nov. 30, '83" duplex datestamps on cover to Bangkok Siam (Thailand), red manuscript "40" centimes credit (8c), part strike of Singapore Paid double-circle datestamp, light edgewear, Fine, unusual non-UPU member destination during the Bank Note period

E. 300-400
600
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