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Grade
Symbol
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Postal Stationery
2015-12-17
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
c
Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4212, 1876 Centennial Collection3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644), 3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644)3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644). Size 7, knife 30, watermark 3, cancelled by clear strike of "Centennial Philada. Pa. Jul. 31 2 PM" (1876) exposition circular datestamp, typewriter addressed to Poughkeepsie N.Y., opened at left, Very Fine, the typewriter was introduced at the 1876 Centennial Exposition and this is a very early use of a device that would soon become ubiquitous

E. 200-300
250
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Postal Stationery
2015-12-17
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
c
Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4213, 1876 Centennial Collection3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644), 3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644)3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644). Size 7, knife 30, watermark 3, used with 2c Vermilion (178), tied by bold cork cancel with "Centennial Philada. Pa. Oct. 10 5 PM" (1876) exposition circular datestamp, with typewriter address to Yokohama, Japan, red Nov. 30 Yokohama receiving double-circle datestamp, purple J.W. Bain typewriter merchant backstamp (the typewriter was introduced at the exposition and would soon become ubiquitous), Very Fine and desirable use with the exposition postmark to Japan, with 1984 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
375
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U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Postal Stationery
2015-12-17
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c
Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4214, 1876 Centennial Collection3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644), 3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644)3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644). Size 7, knife 30, watermark 3, used with 2c Vermilion (178) cancelled by cork, Philadelphia circular datestamp struck partly off top and typewriter addressed to London, England, red New York transit, Aug. 12, 1876 London "Paid" circular datestamp, Very Fine, the typewriter was introduced at the 1876 Centennial Exposition and this is a very early use of a device that would soon become ubiquitous

E. 300-400
200
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U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Postal Stationery
2015-12-17
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c
Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4222, 1876 Centennial Collection3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644), 3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644)3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644). Size 7, knife 30, watermark 3, used with 2c Vermilion (178), tied by circle of wedges cancel on 1876 Produce Commission Merchants corner card cover to Liverpool, England, red "New-York Aug. 22" transit datestamp, Liverpool receiving datestamp, some staining at bottom of cover on back is not evident on the front, Very Fine, the slightly smaller 3c Green Centennial envelopes were intended for personal use, though they are found as business uses as well

E. 300-400
350
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U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Postal Stationery
2015-12-17
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
c
Sale Number 1117, Lot Number 4223, 1876 Centennial Collection3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644), 3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644)3c Green on White Centennial entire, Die 71 (U219, UPSS 644). Size 7, knife 30, watermark 3, used with 2c Vermilion (178), tied by blue "Cincinnati Ohio Mar. 28 11AM" circular datestamp with duplex "2" in ring of four circles, second strike over indicia and clear strike of datestamp alone at left, addressed to Wurttemberg, Germany, arrival backstamp, Very Fine

E. 300-400
350
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