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Sale 692 — 1988 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 23 April, 1988

Category — Propaganda Covers

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
81
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 81, Propaganda Covers, Anti-Slavery Cover, Overall Design Showing "Britannia" & Lion Protecting Slave, Distant Scene of Ill-treated Slaves, "God Hath Made Of One Blood All Nations Of Men" in Banner, etc. (1. Valentine, Dundee), Red Oneida Depot, N.Y." pmk., "Paid" and "10", minor tear at right, Very Fine, Very Scarce

E. 750-1,000
850
82
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 82, Propaganda Covers, Anti-Slavery Cover, Black Couple and Child Removing Chains of Bondage, Ocean Ships, "Haste, Happy Day! The Time We Long To See When Every Son of Adam Shall Be Free!" Imprint in Banners, etc. on Blue Envelope to Liverpool, Great Britain 2p Blue (10) tied by "Leeds" 1856 Numeral, minor edge faults, Rare and Handsome

E. 1,000-2,000
1,200
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83
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 83, Propaganda Covers, Anti-Slavery Cover, Same Design as Preceding Lot except Smaller Size Envelope, Printed in Bronze and Used in U.S., 3c Red (11), average, light crease, tied by Blue "Balladvale Ms." pmk., light overall toning, still Attractive and Rare

E. 750-1,000
0
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84
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 84, Propaganda Covers, Ocean Penny Postage Cover, Female "Peace" and Members of Various Races, "Ocean Penny Postage" Banner, Ship on Ocean, etc., natural straight edge 3c Red (26) tied by Bold "New-York" pmk. to Waterbury, Ct., Remarkably Fresh, Extremely Fine and Rare, with original contents mentioning fireworks

E. 1,000-2,000
2,400
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85
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 85, Propaganda Covers, Ocean Penny Postage Cover, Elaborate, Finely Detailed Overall J. Valentine Design Showing Modes of Transportation, Neptune, Facsimile Great Britain Stamp, Imprints, etc., 3c Brown Carmine (11) tied by "New Bloomfield, Pa." pmk., Very Fine and Choice, ex-Seybold

E. 1,000-2,000
1,000
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86
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 86, Propaganda Covers, Ocean Penny Postage Cover, Same Design as Preceeding Lot except Different Imprint at Bottom and Franked With Great Britain 1p Brown Red (3), proper backstamps, bit toned, couple nicks and separations, Very Scarce

E. 500-750
375
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87
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 87, Propaganda Covers, Peace Cover, "Arbitration For War," "Universal Brotherhood," "Freedom of Commerce" Imprints on Overall Finely Detailed Design (1. Valentine, Dundee), light Blue "Oberlin O." pmk. and matching "5", Very Fine, A Rare and Beautiful Cover, ex-Van Elkan

E. 1,000-2,000
700
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88
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 88, Propaganda Covers, Peace Cover, Beautiful Overall Allegorical Design Showing Various Symbols of Peace (Lamb and Lion, Pounding Swords Into Plowshares, etc.), 3c Red (11) tied by Blue Grid, light Ohio Town pmk., A Beautiful J. Valentine Cover, Very Fine, Rare, ex-Van Elkan

E. 1,000-2,000
800
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89
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 89, Propaganda Covers, Penny Postage Cover, Train, Ship and Eagle and Shield, "We Ask of Congress Cheap Insland and Ocean Postage"in Ribbon, etc., 3c Red (11), Margins All Around, Huge Sheet Margin at Bottom, tied by "East Cambridge Mass" pmk. to N.Y., slight wear around edges, nevertheless Extremely Fine, Fantastic Cover

E. 2,000-5,000
2,700
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90
c
Sale Number 692, Lot Number 90, Propaganda Covers, Temperance Cover, Female Figure Holding "Constitutional" Banner, Rhode Island Coat of Arms, Broken Liquor Barrel, etc., average 3c Red (11) tied by "Prov & Stonington R.R." pmk., Beautiful Cover, Very Rare Design, ex-Emerson

E. 1,000-2,000
4,500
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