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Sale 768 — U.S. & General Foreign Stamps & Covers

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 June, 1995

Category — Portugal thru Victoria Postal History

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1620
c
1853-62, 5r-25r Maria II, Luiz (2,12-14). Two copies of 10r, margins all around tied by grids on three covers, incl. one to Russia, another to France, 1853-66 usage, Very Fine

E. 75-100
1,050
1621
c
1866, 80r Orange (22). Large margins all around "1" in grid cancel, tied by French transit, Lisbon cds, red PD on folded 1866 cover to Paris, Very Fine

E. 100-125
325
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1622
c
1862, 2p Rose, 3p Blue (5,6). Two of first on small 1865 cover to U.S., 3p tied by grid on 1865 cover to New Brunswick, Very Fine, first with RPS certificate

E. 75-100
270
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1623
c
1866, 20pa Black on Rose, Ty. II, Thick Paper (32a). Large margins all around, tied by Jassy cds on folded cover to Galatz, Very Fine

E. 75-100
260
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1624
c
1868-71, 3b-15b Prince Carol (34,36,38,40,44). Margins all around on four 1869-71 domestic covers, Very Fine lot

E. 125-150
1,200
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1625
c
1869-71, 25b Prince Carol (41,47). Two of latter, margins all around, tied by Bucharest cds on separate 1869, 1871 covers, all to Vienna, Very Fine

E. 125-150
425
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1626
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (2). Tied by "19" in blue circle of dots (Kowno) on folded Oct. 1858 cover to Warsaw, Very Fine, ex Baughman

E. 300-350
525
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1627
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (2). Tied by "6" in oval of dots (Odessa) on folded Sept. 1858 letter to Taganroq, Very Fine, ex Faberge

E. 250-300
350
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1628
c
1858, 20k Blue & Orange (3). Tied by Polish "1", red Warsaw cds on folded Nov. 1858 letter to Russia, Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,200
0
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1629
c
1858-64, 1k-20k Coat of Arms (5-6, 8-9). Pair of 3k, tied by Moscow (French spelling) cds and by French transit, "Aus Russland" in box, red P.D. on 1865 envelope to Nice, France, part of flap missing, otherwise Very Fine four-color franking, ex Faberge

E. 200-250
550
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1630
c
1864, 5k Black & Lilac (7). Horizontal pair, tied by Minsk cds on folded 1866 cover to St. Petersburg, Very Fine

E. 150-200
190
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1631
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (8). Tied by clear "11" in hexagon of dots (St. Petersburg office of the St. Petersburg to Warsaw Railroad) on folded 1861 letter to Libau, Latvia, Very Fine

E. 200-250
170
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1632
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (8). Two, tied by red "343" in rectangle of dots (Schadrinsk) on folded 1860 letter to Arzamas, Very Fine

E. 100-150
625
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1633
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (8). Horizontal strip of three, tied by blue Constantinopol cds on folded 1864 letter to Kishinev, faint trace of cover fold through stamps, still Very Fine

E. 200-250
1,100
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1634
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (8). L-shaped strip of three, tied by "2" in hexagons of dots (Nikolai Railway in Moscow) on folded 1861 cover to St. Petersburg, Nikolai railway ds on reverse, Very Fine

E. 200-250
240
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1635
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue (8). Three, tied on separate 1861-63 covers by "1" in circle (St. Petersburg) and "5" in circle of dots (Vilnius), addressed to St. Petersburg, Riga and Helsingfors, Very Fine

E. 100-150
160
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1636
c
1858, 10k Brown & Blue, 30k Carmine & Green (8, 10). Horizontal pair of first, tied by "1" in hexagons of dots (Nikolai Railway in St. Petersburg), red P.D., matching "Aus Russland" transit ds, Franca in oval on folded 1865 letter to Lisbon, Portugal, Very Fine

E. 250-300
575
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1637
c
1858-65, 10k Brown & Blue, 20k Blue & Orange (8,17). Tied on separate 1864, 1866 covers by Moscow and St. Petersburg cds, Very Fine

E. 75-100
115
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1638
c
1865-66, 1k-3k Coat of Arms (12,15,20). Tied by Polish "BW" (Bydgoszcz Warsawa) in targets, Franco in arc, red "Aus Russland" Railroad cds on folded 1869 letter to Berlin, Very Fine

E. 100-150
190
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1639
c
1865, 10k Brown & Blue (15). Tied by Polish "1" in squares, red Warsaw cds on folded 1868 cover to Siedlce, Very Fine

E. 75-100
80
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1640
c
1865, 10k Brown & Blue (15). Tied by bold S.P.B. in oval, red St. Petersburg cds on folded 1869 letter to Christinestad, Finland, Very Fine

E. 75-100
80
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1641
c
1865-66, 1k-10k Coat of Arms 915, 19-20). Tied by Polish "1" in octagons, red Franco in arc, matching Warsaw Railroad cds, blue "Aus Russland Franco" in two straight lines on folded 1871 letter to Berlin, late use of Polish cancel which was ordered to be retired in 1870, Very Fine

E. 100-150
220
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1642
c
1866, 1k-10k Coat of Arms (19-20, 23). Tied by Goldingen cds, red Aus Russland transit on folded 1871 cover to Lubeck, Germany, Very Fine

E. 75-100
110
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1643
c
1870, 3k Black & Deep Green, Error, V's in Background(20d). Tied in combination with 5k and 10k, Nos. 22-23 by Moscow cds and by red Aus Russland transit on folded 1871 letter to Amsterdam, Very Fine

E. 100-130
100
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1644
c
1866, 5k, 20k Coat of Arms (22,24). Tied by St. Petersburg cds on registered 1874 10k entire to Warsaw, Very Fine

E. 75-100
90
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1645
c
1866, 10k Brown & Blue (23). Tied by Polish "1" in squares cancel, Warsaw cds, on folded 1868 cover to Riga, railroad ds on reverse, Very Fine

E. 75-100
105
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1646
c
ST. LUCIA, Concessionary Soldier's Rate. Square cover to London with officer's endorsement, St. Lucia 1p Victoria tied by "St. Lucia MR13 98" cds, opened top and bottom, Fine and scarce

E. 750-1,000
600
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1647
c
1850, 6c Black, Types I & II (1,1C). Three singles and one pair, tied on four covers by spider, grid cancels and by red Valencia cds, margins all around, pair on cover is extremely rare, Very Fine lot

E. 200-300
550
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1648
c
1856, 4c Rose, Postal Forgery (45 var). Margins all around on 1859 cover from Madrid to Cadiz, made to defraud the post office, Very Fine

E. 200-300
500
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1649
c
SPAIN. 1862-1952, approximately 200 covers, incl. commercial usage, first day covers, advertising, special events, flights, censored, revolutionary overprints, Civil War, many better frankings, some in mixed condition, but mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 150-200
625
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1650
c
1867, 32c Pale Red (17). Tied by grid, Manila cds, red Singapore and French transits on folded 1874 letter from the Philippines to France, Very Fine

E. 150-200
4,000
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1651
c
1831, Stockholm. Circular ds year date in arc on folded 1831 letter to Finland, Very Fine, ex Lagerloef

E. 150-200
0
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1652
c
1855, 2s Blue (2). Well-centered, tied by stampless period Anaset in rectangle ds on folded 1856 cover to Stockholm, Very Fine, signed Sjorman

E. 200-250
290
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1653
c
1858, 5ö Brown (6,11). Vertical pair of latter, paying 65ö rate, tied by Stockholm cds, red London Paid ds on folded 1867 letter to London, Berlin transit on reverse, Very Fine

E. 200-250
400
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1654
c
1858, 12ö Blue (8). Two, on separate 1869, 1871 covers from Eslof to Landskrona, each with boxed 2.Tag railroad cancel, Very Fine

E. 75-100
60
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1655
c
1858, 12ö Blue (8). Three, paying 36ö rate, tied by Stockholm cds, red London Paid ds on folded 1871 letter to London, railroad ds on reverse, Very Fine

E. 100-120
90
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1656
c
1858, 12ö Blue, 24ö Orange (8,10). Paying 36ö rate via North Germany, tied by Stockholm cds on folded 1870 cover to Neuchatel, Switzerland, Hamburg transit ds on reverse, Very Fine

E. 250-350
475
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1657
c
1858-61, 12ö Ultramarine, 30ö Brown (9,11). Well-centered, paying 42ö rate, tied by "PKXP. N:r2" Ralroad cds, blue French transit ds on folded 1869 letter from Goteborg to France, Very Fine, signed Diena

E. 150-200
375
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1658
c
1858, 24ö Orange, 30ö Brown 910,11). Two of latter, paying 84ö double rate, tied by Goteborg cds, blue French transit on folded 1869 letter to France, Very Fine

E. 350-450
475
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1659
c
1858, 30ö Brown (11). Vertical strip of three, paying 90ö rate via Hamburg, tied by Stockholm cds, red London Paid ds on folded 1864 letter to London, one stamp small stain and corner crease, otherwise Very Fine

E. 200-250
190
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1660
c
1852, 15r Vermilion (12). Large margins all around showing dividing lines on three sides, tied by diamond grid, Saanen cds on small folded 1853 letter to Signau, Very Fine

E. 125-150
125
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1661
c
1855, 15r Rose (28). Clear to huge margins showing parts of two adjacent stamps, tied by small Oberuzwyl cds on folded 1859 cover to Wallenstadt, St. Gallen transit on flap, Very Fine

E. 75-100
75
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1662
c
1858, 5r Brown, 10r Blue (36,37). Margins all around, tied by Neuchatel cds on folded 1861 cover to Konolfingen, Very Fine

E. 75-100
160
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1663
c
1855, 4p Deep Blue (6). Horizontal strip of three, just clear to huge margins showing parts of two adjacent stamps, tied by grids and by red diamond Launceston ds on folded 1856 double-rate cover to London, Very Fine, ex Shenfield

E. 200-250
900
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1664
c
TRINIDAD, (1p) Brick Red on Bluish (1). Mostly large margins, barely touched in T.L. corner, tied by "1" in frame, on 1856 folded cover to Hamburg, ms. "1/", red "Paid Trinidad" cds and London markings, Very Fine

E. 150-200
525
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1665
c
1851, (1p) Purple Brown (2). Ample to huge margins, tied by "1" in grid on folded 1851 cover from Port of Spain to San Fernando, Very Fine, ex Charlton Henry, SG £275

E. 150-200
625
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1666
c
1851, (1p) Blue (3). Clear to large margins, tied by "1" in grid on folded 1852 cover from Port of Spain to Barbados, Fine, SG £175

E. 100-150
300
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1667
c
1851, (1p) Gray (4). Full to large margins tied by framed "1" on Dec. 15, 1852 folded letter datelined Bolivar, (Colombia) to London, forwarded to Hamburg, tiny erosion hole in address panel, still a choice usage, Very Fine, very scarce

E. 500-600
1,800
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1668
c
1859, (1p) Dull Rose (14). Large margins all around, tied by "1" in grid on folded 1859 letter from Port of Spain to British Guiana, Very Fine, ex Charlton Henry, SG £250

E. 150-200
325
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1669
c
1779-1862, Stampless Covers. Six covers, variety of markings, incl. straightline Colonies, straightline Montevideo, Montvo, oval Montevideo ds, one in red, British and French markings, Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
350
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1670
c
1859-60, 60c Dull Lilac, 120c Blue (10,13,16). Clear to large margins, tied on separate 1860-62 covers by oval and double oval ds, Fine-Very Fine

E. 100-125
325
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1671
c
1860, 120c Blue, Bisect (16 var). Tied by Montevideo ds, local front only, Very Fine

E. 125-150
0
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1672
c
1866, 15c Orange Yellow (32). Tied by railroad cds on folded 1867 cover, Very Fine

E. 150-200
310
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1673
c
1850, 1p Dull Red (1). Horizontal pair, Second Printing, large margins to barely touched, tied by "11" in butterfly cancels, ms. O.H.M.S. on folded 1853 cover from Mt. Macedon to Melbourne, Fine

E. 150-200
250
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1674
c
1850, 1p Rose, 3p Indigo (2,4). Third printing, huge margins to close in one spot, tied by "2" in barred-oval cancels on folded 1855 letter from Geelong to Melbourne, Very Fine, ex Gibson

E. 200-250
600
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1675
c
1850, 3p Blue (3). Horizontal strip of three, Third Printing, large margins to barely touched in one spot, tied by "1" in grid cancels on 1856 cover from Melbourne to Ireland, Very Fine, signed Bloch

E. 200-250
700
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1676
c
1850-52, 2p Red Brown, 3p Blue (3,140. Huge margins to barely touched, tied by "2" in barred-oval cancels on folded 1853 letter from Geelong to London, Melbourne transit ds on reverse, Fine

E. 150-200
600
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1677
c
1851, 3p Blue, Second State (4, SG 7). Large margins to barely touched, tied by "V" in grid, oval Melbourne ds on folded 1853 cover to England, Liverpool Ship Letter on reverse, Fine, SG £225

E. 100-150
130
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1678
c
1854, 6p Orange (17). Margins all around, tied by "114" in grid cancel on folded 1858 letter from Yackandandah to England, ms. 'Per Overland Mail" and "Columbia", bit worn, Fine

E. 75-100
40
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