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Sale 761 — United States Stamps and Covers

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 September, 1994

Category — Fancy Cancels on Other Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
508
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 508, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesSmall Bee, Small BeeSmall Bee. Choice bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with rim of cds at L., Extremely Fine cancel

E. 400-500
800
509
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 509, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesSmall Bee, Small BeeSmall Bee. Clear detailed strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), bit of cds at L., small toned spot clear of cancel, Very Fine

E. 400-500
850
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510
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 510, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesChrysanthemum, ChrysanthemumChrysanthemum. Bold strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small piece with bit of cds, Very Fine strike

E. 600-800
2,100
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511
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 511, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesHeart With Arrow Pointing Down to Right, Heart With Arrow Pointing Down to RightHeart With Arrow Pointing Down to Right. Bold, nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with s.e. at L., Fine

E. 100-150
300
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512
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 512, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesFour Hearts Pointing Inward, Ty. 1, Four Hearts Pointing Inward, Ty. 1Four Hearts Pointing Inward, Ty. 1. Bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine, a rare cancel absent from most specialized collections of Waterburys, recorded by Rohloff without a date and one of the few cancels for which he did not illustrate an on-cover example

E. 200-250
350
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513
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 513, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesHolly Sprig, Holly SprigHolly Sprig. Sharp strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), corner crease at T.R., Very Fine

E. 100-150
400
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514
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 514, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesMaple Leaf, Ty.1, Maple Leaf, Ty.1Maple Leaf, Ty.1. Mostly clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small orange piece, maching "Waterbury Ct. Apr. 26" cds, Fine and rare

E. 100-150
100
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515
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 515, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesMortar & Pestle, Ty. 2, Mortar & Pestle, Ty. 2Mortar & Pestle, Ty. 2. Full bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), s.e. at L., Extremely Fine cancel

E. 400-500
550
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516
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 516, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesLeft-Handed Mug, Ty. 2A, Left-Handed Mug, Ty. 2ALeft-Handed Mug, Ty. 2A. Bold, nearly full strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with bit of cds at L., Very Fine

E. 300-400
400
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517
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 517, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesPadlock, PadlockPadlock. Very close to Rohloff O-10 and probably a worn state example as Rohloff records this as being used in Dec. 1867, Fine and rare

E. 150-200
210
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518
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 518, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRose, RoseRose. Bold beautifully detailed strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Extremely Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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519
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 519, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRose, RoseRose. Double strike on pair of 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine and rare

E. 500-600
475
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520
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 520, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRosette, Ten Segments, Rosette, Ten SegmentsRosette, Ten Segments. Bold strike on nicely centered 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine, ex Dr. Jackson

E. 100-150
220
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521
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 521, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesButtonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter), Buttonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter)Buttonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter). Clear, nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with bit of cds, trivial perf creasing, Very Fine and rare

E. 400-500
475
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522
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 522, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesShoo Fly, Shoo FlyShoo Fly. Clear, virtually complete strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small piece, "Waterbury Ct. Jun. 22" (1870) cds, small perf faults at T. from placement at edge, Fine and rare

E. 400-500
1,000
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523
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 523, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesSkull & Crossbones, Ty. 3, Skull & Crossbones, Ty. 3Skull & Crossbones, Ty. 3. Bold, nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine

E. 300-400
1,250
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524
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 524, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesIntial "W" Sans Serif Ty. 2, Intial "W" Sans Serif Ty. 2Intial "W" Sans Serif Ty. 2. Clear nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Fine

E. 75-100
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525
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 525, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesAcorn, AcornAcorn. Full sharp strike just ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on bright yellow cover to Mass., matching "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 28" cds, Extremely Fine, earliest recorded date, ex Dr. Jackson

E. 2,000-2,500
3,500
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526
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 526, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesAcorn, AcornAcorn. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover to Aiken S.C. (Anderson correspondence), partial "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 28" also ties, Fine and rare, ex Matthies, with 1976 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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527
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 527, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesLarge Bee, Large BeeLarge Bee. Very bold, full strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover with matching "Waterbury Ct. Jan. 31" cds, 1870 docketing, cover slightly reduced at L. (well clear of address and docketing), Extremely Fine cancel

E. 2,000-2,500
4,250
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528
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 528, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesOval Grid, Unlisted Type, Oval Grid, Unlisted TypeOval Grid, Unlisted Type. Twice struck segmented cork cancel ties two copies of 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover to Abington, clear "Waterbury Ct. Jun. 11", pencil 1869 docketing, R. stamp with tiny margin tear, still Very Fine, from the Chase find (where it was incorrectly identified as H-25)

E. 150-200
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529
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 529, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesCircular Grill Ty. 1, Circular Grill Ty. 1Circular Grill Ty. 1. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on 1869 life insurance policy to Morris, Ct., matching "Waterbury Ct. May 31" cds, Fine, used 2 weeks later than Rohloff listing (which does not record this on a 3c 1869)

E. 75-100
50
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530
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 530, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesMortar and Pestle, Ty. 2, Mortar and Pestle, Ty. 2Mortar and Pestle, Ty. 2. Bold, virtually full strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), not tied, on cover to Castleton, matching "Waterbury Ct. Jul. 3" cds, stamp with nat. s.e. at L., Very Fine amd rare, with 1981 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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531
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 531, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesLeft-Handed Mug, Ty. 2, Left-Handed Mug, Ty. 2Left-Handed Mug, Ty. 2. Bold strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small cover to New York, matching "Waterbury Ct. Dec. 4" cds, cover tears and small nicks at T. from opening, internal (mended) tear in address panel extends just into outer bottom line of design and does not affect the appearance of this otherwise Very Fine strike, ex Dr. Jackson

E. 300-400
1,050
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532
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 532, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesLeft-Handed Mug, Ty. 2A, Left-Handed Mug, Ty. 2ALeft-Handed Mug, Ty. 2A. Bold, virtually full strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on orange cover, matching "Waterbury Ct. Jun. 27" cds, reduced at R. into stamp, very rare (Rohloff recorded only 1 example, on a 1c 1869 dated the same day)

E. 200-250
400
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533
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 533, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesPumpkin, PumpkinPumpkin. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover to Va., "Waterbury Ct. Jul. 19" cds, c.c. for Covill House, stamp with nick and small cover reduction at L. just into c.c., otherwise Fine

E. 250-350
325
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534
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 534, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRosette, Six Segments, Ty. 2, Rosette, Six Segments, Ty. 2Rosette, Six Segments, Ty. 2. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on embossed lady's envelope to New York, "Waterbury Ct. May 6" cds, flap tear, Fine

E. 100-125
50
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535
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 535, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRosette, Seven Segments, Ty. 4, Rosette, Seven Segments, Ty. 4Rosette, Seven Segments, Ty. 4. Bold strike just ties 3c Ultramarine (114), matching "Waterbury Ct. Aug. 9" cds on cover to New York, Very Fine

E. 100-125
190
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536
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 536, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRosette, Ten Segments, Rosette, Ten SegmentsRosette, Ten Segments. Bold full strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small cover to Bristol, matching "Waterbury Ct. Aug. 25' cds, stamp with trivial soiling, cover with minor toning at T.L. corner, Extremely Fine strike, unlisted by Rohloff in this period

E. 100-125
50
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537
c
Rosettes. Five stamps and two covers, former includes P4, P7, P28 and P30 (2), latter include P4 (faulty), and P7, minor stamp flaws, Fine-Very Fine

E. 250-350
210
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538°
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 538, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRunning Chicken, Running ChickenRunning Chicken. Clear full strike on 6c Ultramarine (115), small bit of cds at L., small stamp faults, Very Fine strike, the only known example of this cancel on the 6c 1869 Pictorial, this stamp was discovered in England and presumably originated on a cover addressed to there (at the 6c rate), with 1973 P.F. certificate

E. 3,000-4,000
13,000
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539°
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 539, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRunning Chicken, Running ChickenRunning Chicken. Bold, nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine

E. 2,000-2,500
9,000
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540°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 540, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesRunning Chicken, Running ChickenRunning Chicken. Bold full strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small cover to Washington Ct., matching "Waterbury Ct. Feb. 21" cds, 1870 docketing in purple ink and curious ms. note by sender at top of cover: "Up in a balloon boys", stamp with B.L. corner torn off before use, very trivial perf toning, an Extremely Fine strike of this most famous of fancy cancels, based on a popular return address imprint of the period showing a freshly hatched chick chasing a fly ("If you don't catch 'em in five days" etc.). From the Chase correspondence, discovered in 1985, which brought the total number of known covers to four examples, plus one front. Ex Houser, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 10,000-12,000
19,000
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541
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 541, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesThree-Leaf Shamrock, Ty. 6, Three-Leaf Shamrock, Ty. 6Three-Leaf Shamrock, Ty. 6. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover to Baltimore, clear "Waterbury Ct. Dec. 25" cds, Very Fine, ex Knapp

E. 300-400
200
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542
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 542, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesShield, Nine Bars, Shield, Nine BarsShield, Nine Bars. Sharp detailed strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on small cover to New York, "Waterbury Ct. Dec. 14" cds, Very Fine and rare, ex Dr. Jackson

E. 400-500
625
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543°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 543, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesButtonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter), Buttonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter)Buttonless Shoe (Congress Gaiter). Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) with "Waterbury Ct. Mar. 26" cds on cover to S.C. (Anderson correspondence), Very Fine, ex Knapp, Moody, with note on back by Bartels

E. 2,000-2,500
4,250
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544
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 544, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesSkull & Crossbones, Ty. 3, Skull & Crossbones, Ty. 3Skull & Crossbones, Ty. 3. Clear full strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on orange cover to Washington Ct., matching "Waterbury Ct. Jan. 28" cds, slightly reduced at L., slightly affecting datestamp, still Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
1,600
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545
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 545, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesInitial "W", San-Serif Ty. 2, Initial "W", San-Serif Ty. 2Initial "W", San-Serif Ty. 2. Two strikes tie 3c Ultramarine (114, two) on cover from the Chase correspondence, Jan. 8 cds, 1870 docketing, cover stained, one stamp with corner nick

E. 75-100
25
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546°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 546, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesWoman in Bonnet, Facing Right, Woman in Bonnet, Facing RightWoman in Bonnet, Facing Right. Bold complete strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover to Aiken S.C., tiny edge tears at L. from opening, Very Fine and rare strike, with 1981 P.F. certificate

E. 4,000-5,000
8,500
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547°
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 547, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNK, NKNK. Bold strike on well-centered 1c Buff (112), tiny corner crease, Very Fine, with 1993 P.S.E. certificate

E. 200-250
0
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548
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 548, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesFouled Anchor, Fouled AnchorFouled Anchor. Fayville Mass., bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine

E. 100-150
50
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549
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 549, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBee, BeeBee. Clear strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), tiny thin, Fine

E. 100-150
0
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550
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 550, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBeer Mug, Beer MugBeer Mug. Suffield Conn., bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine, with 1978 P.F. certificate

E. 150-200
260
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551
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 551, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBeer Mug, Beer MugBeer Mug. Bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with bit of cds (Suffield Ct.), tiny thin, Very Fine cancel

E. 200-250
200
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552
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 552, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBottle, BottleBottle. Canton Miss., bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine

E. 200-250
160
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553
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 553, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBoy's Head, Boy's HeadBoy's Head. White House Station N.J., bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), pinpoint thin and tiny corner crease, Extremely Fine cancel

E. 250-350
210
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554
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 554, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesHebrew H, Hebrew HHebrew H. Springfield Mass., bold strike in Red with bit of cds, small thin, Very Fine cancel

E. 150-200
80
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555
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 555, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesIndian Jug, Indian JugIndian Jug. Clear strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), s.e. at L. and corner crease, Very Fine cancel

E. 100-150
50
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556
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 556, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesInsect, InsectInsect. Adrian Mich., bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), corner crease at B.L., Very Fine cancel

E. 150-200
325
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557
 
Insect. Bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), probably Adrian, Mich., light creases, Very Fine cancel, ex Wunsch

E. 150-200
150
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558
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 558, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesInsect, InsectInsect. Mt. Vernon O., bold strike in blue on 3c Ultramarine (114) with bit of cds at L., Extremely Fine

E. 200-250
260
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559
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 559, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesKKK, Skull & Crossbones, KKK, Skull & CrossbonesKKK, Skull & Crossbones. Union Mills Pa., remarkably bold detailed strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), short perf at R., Extremely Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
3,250
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560
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 560, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesLeaf, LeafLeaf. Bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), mended corner nick at B.L., Very Fine strike

E. 75-100
0
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561
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 561, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesMasonic Triangle within Fancy Circle, Masonic Triangle within Fancy CircleMasonic Triangle within Fancy Circle. Clear strike on well-centered 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine and rare

E. 200-250
280
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562
 
Negative "OK". Two different types, small and large circles, each on 3c Ultramarine (114), Very Fine

E. 100-150
170
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563
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 563, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesPadlock, PadlockPadlock. West Meriden Ct., full bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Extremely Fine

E. 250-350
325
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564
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 564, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesPumpkin, PumpkinPumpkin. Bold strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), few short perfs, Very Fine cancel

E. 200-250
105
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565
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 565, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesShoo Fly, Shoo FlyShoo Fly. Clear, nearly complete strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), Fine

E. 150-200
75
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566
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 566, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesYear Dates, Year DatesYear Dates. Four different, each on 3c Ultramarine (114): "1869" in cricle, "70" in cricle, straightline "1870" and ms. "1869", Very Fine

E. 150-200
75
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567°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 567, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNegative Star, Negative StarNegative Star. Bold strike cancels 1c Buff (112) on Madison Wis. drop cover with illustration of State Capitol at left in green, two strikes of cds with date of one obliterated by another strike of star cancel, toning band on back lightly shows thru on face, slightly reduced at R., still very attractive and Fine

E. 150-200
0
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568
c
1c Buff, 3c Ultramarine (112, two; 114, five). Each on cover, includes 1c with Dedham Negative Paid & Shield and Pottsville Pa. drop usage, 3c include Waterbury 8-segment arrowhead (B-16), Wilmington Vt. Negative Anchor, Nashotah Wis. 1869 and 1870 year dates, etc., some faults, cancels Fine or better, very attractive group

E. 300-400
150
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569
c
3c Ultramarine (114). Tied by quartered cancel in Green, matching double circle datestamp on cream cover, Fine

E. 150-200
220
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570
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 570, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesHeart, HeartHeart. Bold strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover, matching "Philad'a Pa. Mar. 3" cds, reduced a trifle irregularly at R., still Very Fine, ex Gibson

E. 100-150
105
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571°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 571, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesN, NN. Clear strike on 3c Ultramarine (114) with "New Britain Conn Mar. 4" cds on pale cream cover with address in blue ink, clear blue datestamp of receiver, stamp with repaired corner at B.R., not affecting cancel, Very Fine and attractive appearance

E. 100-150
190
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572
c
3c Ultramarine (114). Three singles on separate covers, Stamford Ct. cds with cork and Martinsburg N.Y., each in a different shade of Red, and Kent Ct. and target in red orange, Fine trio

E. 100-150
290
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573°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 573, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesShoe, ShoeShoe. Strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on orange cover to Mystic Bridge, "Clinton Ct. Apr. 19" cds also ties, illust. c.c. for scale, with all-over illustration on back, Fine and rare, unlisted in Skinner/Eno, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
0
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574
c
3c Ultramarine (114). Centered to T., tied by Red cork and blue "South Deerfield Ms. May 27" cds on oblong cover, Very Fine and attractive usage

E. 100-150
50
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575
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 575, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesSquare and Compass, Square and CompassSquare and Compass. Light strike in Red ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on cover, matching "Charlestown N.H. Jul. 28" cds, Very Fine, very attractive

E. 200-250
130
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576
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 576, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNegative Star, Negative StarNegative Star. Clear strike on 3c Ultramarine (114), variety with three huge margins showing parts of three adjoining stamps, not tied, on small cover to Mo. with "Chillicothe O. Aug. 15" cds, Very Fine

E. 100-125
50
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577°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 577, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesWoman's Head, Woman's HeadWoman's Head. Clear strike ties 3c Ultramarine (114) on ad cover in black on orange for wooden pumps, clear "Corry Pa. Jun. 25" cds, minor edge nick at R. where opened, Very Fine strike, very rare

E. 600-800
575
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578
c
3c Ultramarine (114). Three covers, two with cancels in true Brown: Frederickshall Va. (Jul. 4th cds) and Cambridgeport Vt. (forwarded with blue green Westminster Vt. cds), last is Carlisle Pa. in Red Brown, small faults, very scarce color cancels

E. 100-150
65
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579
 
3c Brownish Carmine (11). Margins except clear at B., partial strike of "(Up)per Falls Vt.`" straightline in blue, unlisted in Alexander but Slawson records one on-cover example and three stampless examples, Fine and very rare

E. 100-125
50
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580
 
3c 1851 Colored Cancels (11). Ten stamps, better include blue "Free", two singles tied on piece by bright Green "Ludlow Village, N.Y.", also examples in Olive Green, Dark Green and blue green, red grids (2), red cds and blue open grid, minor faults, Fine lot

E. 100-150
260
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581
 
3c 1851-57 Cancels. Lot of 21 items, includes two No. 10s (one with small Boston Paid), No. 11s incl. blue Chicopee star, "Steam 5" in oval, Paid 3 in arc, "Too Late" straightline, two singles tied on piece by "6" in circle, pair with "Steam/Ship" straightline, blue South Carolina R.R., large segmented star, Wells Fargo oval, etc., No. 26s incl. Paid 3 in circle in red and blue, Leominster 3, etc., some small faults, Fine-Very Fine, desirable group

E. 200-250
350
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582
 
1c Blue (63). Eleven singles, 1 pair and 1 vert. strip of three, cancels incl. two carrier cds in red, "US", negative "W", Roman numeral "X", "3" hs, dotted cork cancel in vivid Orange, Albany patent cancel, etc., few tiny faults, Fine-Very Fine

E. 300-400
525
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583
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 583, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesCross in Oval, Cross in OvalCross in Oval. Clear strike on 10c Green (68), reperfed at R., Fine and very scarce

E. 100-150
50
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584
 
Fancy or Better Cancels on 1868 Grills. Seven items, includes No. 87 star; No. 89 negative "US"; No. 93 two different stars, red leaf; 97 horiz. pair red cork cancel; 98 red bullseye; small faults, pretty lot

E. 300-400
500
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585
 
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 585, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBoy's Head, Boy's HeadBoy's Head. Neat, nearly complete strike of this White House Station, N.J. cancel, on 3c Green, Grilled (136), stamp with mild corner crease, Very Fine, this cancel is exceedingly rare on the Bank Note issues

E. 100-125
105
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586
 
Bank Note Fancy Cancels. Two, on off-cover 3c, Skull in Coffin and Negative 79, Fine-Very Fine

E. 75-100
25
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587°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 587, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesOdd Fellow's Three Links, Seeing Eye and Crossed Arrows, Odd Fellow's Three Links, Seeing Eye and Crossed ArrowsOdd Fellow's Three Links, Seeing Eye and Crossed Arrows. Clear strike ties 3c Rose Red (11) on Buchanan Carroll cover with matching "Canton Mi. Jan. 9" cds, stamp with margins all around, tiny gum soiling in L. margin, mentioned only for strict accuracy, Very Fine and choice, wtih 1989 P.F. certificate

E. 500-600
400
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588
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 588, Fancy Cancels on Other Issues3c Claret (11), 3c Claret (11)3c Claret (11). Margins to slightly in, tied by clear "I. Field P.M." circle hs with fleuron on small cover to Portsmouth, N.H., clear "Harrison Square Mass. Jul. 29" cds, Very Fine usage

E. 100-150
75
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589°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 589, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesStar in Circle, Star in CircleStar in Circle. Two bold strikes of this Downieville Cal. fancy cancel tie 1c Blue, Ty. V (24) and 3c Dull Red (26) pair and single on yellow cover to Lynn Mass., matching 1859 cds, slightly reduced at R. and light soiling, still Very Fine, ex Grunin

E. 1,000-1,500
0
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590
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 590, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesFouled Anchor, Fouled AnchorFouled Anchor. Bold full strike ties 3c Dull Red (26) on orange cover with matching "Freehold N.J. Jan. 7, 1861" double circle ds, stamp with some minor gum stains and cover with edge soiling at B., Extremely Fine cancel, a partial tracing is illustrated in Skinner/Eno (town not identified), this is believed to be the only recorded on-cover example, first time offered at public auction

E. 500-600
3,750
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591°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 591, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesCircle of Six Hearts, Circle of Six HeartsCircle of Six Hearts. Clear strike ties 1c Blue, F. Grill (92) on cream cover used locally, "Waterbury Ct. Apr. 24" cds also ties, Very Fine and scarce

E. 250-350
450
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592°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 592, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNegative 76 in Shield, Negative 76 in ShieldNegative 76 in Shield. Clear strike in blue ties 3c Green (158) on cover, matching "Concord N.H. Aug. 7" cds, Very Fine, very scarce ex Judd

E. 250-350
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593
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 593, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesBaby in Coffin, Baby in CoffinBaby in Coffin. Negative figure of Harrisburg, Pa., twice struck on 3c Green (158) pair, on 1874 cover to Scotland, clear cds, red New York exchange cds just ties pair, R. stamp with single pulled perf in T. margin, Very Fine and rare transatlantic usage

E. 400-500
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594
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 594, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesUS 76, US 76US 76. Clear strike ties 3c Green (158) on orange cover, clear "Osceola Mills Pa. Sep. 5" cds, hardware dealer's c.c., stamp with small piece out at top, Very Fine cancel

E. 150-200
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595°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 595, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesUS 76, US 76US 76. Bold strike ties 3c Green (158) on cover, matcing "Osceola Mills Pa. May 29' cds, bit reduced at L. into bank c.c., Extremely Fine cancel

E. 100-125
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596
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 596, Fancy Cancels on Other Issues76, 7676. Bold cancel and "Peru Mass. Oct. 28" cds on very fresh orange cover, stamp with tiny margin tear and perfs scissor trimmed at L, Very Fine and choice appearance

E. 150-200
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597°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 597, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesGeometric, GeometricGeometric. Two bold strikes of elaborate figure tying 1c Ultramarine (156) and 2c Vermilion (183) on Southern Express envelope from New Orleans, bold cds, 2c with s.e. and 1c with small sealed tear, Extremely Fine strikes of this unusual and eye-catching fancy

E. 500-750
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598
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 598, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNorth-South Handshake, North-South HandshakeNorth-South Handshake. Bold full strike ties 3c Dark Green (184) on cover with c.c. of College Holy Cross, matching "Worcester Mass. Dec. 16" cds, slightly reduced at R. with tiny mended nick at B.R. corner, Extremely Fine cancel

E. 1,000-1,500
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599°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 599, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesGlen Allen Star, Glen Allen StarGlen Allen Star. Printed pre-cancel applied to 1c Gray Blue (206), minor variety with tiny colorless square, matching "Glen Allen Virginia Mar. 27, 1882" printed cds on cover with c.c. of Cussons, May & Sheppard, the creators of this precancel, reverse with all-over woodcut in dark blue showing their factory ("Good Work Promptly Delivered At Low Prices" etc.), stamp with two short perfs at T.R., still Extremely Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
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600°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 600, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesWest Gardner Mass. Shield Datestamp, West Gardner Mass. Shield DatestampWest Gardner Mass. Shield Datestamp. Clear strike of this postmark dated Dec. 27, 1881 on small cover with 3c Green (207) and 10c Brown (187) each tied by matching bulls-eye cancel, bold straightline "Registered No." hs, in addition the 3c is canceled by Grinning Skull & Crossbones, which demonstrates the duplex nature of this fancy cancel, Very Fine usage, ex Albert

E. 250-350
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601°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 601, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesStoneham Mass. Skull & Cross Bones and Monogram "S", Stoneham Mass. Skull & Cross Bones and Monogram "S"Stoneham Mass. Skull & Cross Bones and Monogram "S". Two matched pair of covers, each with 2c Red Brown (210), first with beautiful bold strike of Skull & Crossbones and tied by cds, probably the finest known example of this cancel, other cover with 2c tied by equally bold strike of monogram "S" with cds at L., each with fancy corner card of shoe co. and matching address, Extremely Fine

E. 2,500-3,000
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602°
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 602, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesOutlined Five-Point Star, Outlined Five-Point StarOutlined Five-Point Star. Bold strike nicely ties 2c Red Brown (210) on amber cover with matching "Orange Cal. Jun. 7, 1887" cds, cover with small opening tears at R., still Extremely Fine, very scarce cancel

E. 500-750
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603
c
Sale Number 761, Lot Number 603, Fancy Cancels on Other IssuesNYFM A11, NYFM A11NYFM A11. Clear strike on 6c Red entire (U85) to England with Wells Fargo printed frank, red "New York Sep. 3" (1873) cds, minor soiling, Fine, rare usage

E. 200-250
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