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Sale 834 — U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
290
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 290, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. II (20), 1c Blue, Ty. II (20)1c Blue, Ty. II (20). Position 3L4, top row of Plate 4, deep rich color, tied by "Belmont Mass. Sep. 5" circular datestamp on cover to N. Cunnington Mass., minor edge wrinkling, Fine, with 1987 P.F. certificate

1,050
260
291
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 291, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. IIIa (22), 1c Blue, Ty. IIIa (22)1c Blue, Ty. IIIa (22). Positions 85-87L4, horizontal strip of three, centered to left, tied by "Corpus Christi Tex. Aug. 1" datestamps on cover to Harrisburg Pa., 1860 docketing, Fine, Scott Retail for strip of three off cover

1,500
230
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292
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 292, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. V (24), 1c Blue, Ty. V (24)1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Positions 60/70/80R9, vertical strip of three with wide right margin capturing "Toppan, Carpenterar & Co. BANK NOTE EN(GRAVERS)" imprint, spelling error of Carpenter name due to traces of "Casilear" after removal, well-centered, tied by "Wooster Ohio" circular datestamps on buff cover to Dalton O., Extremely Fine, choice and very scarce imprint multiple, ex Zoellner, with 1998 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
1,150
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293
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 293, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. V (24), 1c Blue, Ty. V (24)1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Horizontal strip of three, well-centered, natural s.e. at right, tied by vivid "paint" red "Miamiville Ohio May 20" circular datestamps on red and blue Waving Flag Patriotic cover to Chalfant O., Very Fine and colorful usage

E. 150-200
375
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294
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 294, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. V (24), 1c Blue, Ty. V (24)1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Right straddle margin vertical strip of three, tied by "Pittsburgh Pa. Apr. 29, 1860" circular datestamps on cover to Chicago Ill., bold small "5" handstamp, bottom stamp with tiny surface scrape, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate

E. 150-200
230
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295
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 295, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)1c Blue, Ty. V, 3c Dull Red (24, 26), 1c Blue, Ty. V, 3c Dull Red (24, 26)1c Blue, Ty. V, 3c Dull Red (24, 26). 1c horizontal strip of four, one stamp Pos. 36L8 (gash in hair), small tears and lightly creased, used on 3c Red Nesbitt entire to Athens N.Y., stamps affixed over Freeman & Co. printed frank and tied by "San Francisco Cal. Feb. 11, 1861" circular datestamps, 3c moved to show frank, trivial edge stains at right, otherwise Fine, colorful and unusual use of remaindered entire, illustrated in Nathan

E. 750-1,000
425
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296
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 296, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red (26), 3c Dull Red (26)3c Dull Red (26). Pen cancel, used on Lincoln-Hamlin Rail Splitter campaign cover to Newberry Pa., Raynor imprint, bold "Clifton Springs N.Y. Nov. 7" circular datestamp, slightly reduced at left clear of design, stamp with small corner fault from placement at edge of cover, otherwise Extremely Fine

E. 200-300
300
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297
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 297, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Tied by bold "Middletown Ct. Oct. 9, 1867" circular datestamp on ornate Phonography cover to Clinton N.Y., couple tears in top backflap, appears Very Fine, ex Judge Fay

E. 150-200
95
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298
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 298, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Nov. 10, 1857" circular datestamp on cover with blue illustrated cameo corner card for foundry, Eaves imprint, to Bolivar Mo., minor edge wear, Very Fine

E. 100-150
350
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299
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 299, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Tied by neat strike of "Saint Louis Mo. Mar. 24, 1859" circular datestamp on cover with blue illustrated corner card for toolmaker, to Keokuk Iowa, repair at top left with small portion of design drawn in, Very Fine appearance

E. 100-150
220
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300
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 300, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Nov. 11, 1857" circular datestamp on brown illustrated cameo corner card cover for foundry and machine shop, Eaves imprint, to Kaskasia Ill., some cover toning, otherwise Very Fine

E. 100-150
375
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301
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 301, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Aug. 11, 1858" circular datestamp on cover with blue illustrated cameo corner card for wine, liquor and cigar merchant, to Kansas City Mo., backflap removed, otherwise Very Fine

E. 75-100
260
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302
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 302, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Brilliant color, scissors-separated affecting perfs at bottom, tied by clear strike of "New-York Jul. 25, 1861" circular datestamp with duplex grid on immaculate orange bookseller's corner card cover to Newport R.I., Very Fine and attractive cover

E. 75-100
65
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303
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 303, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26). Vertical pair, tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Jun. 25" circular datestamp with duplex grid on grocer's overall illustrated advertising cover, to Dubuque Iowa, Very Fine

E. 100-150
170
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304
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 304, 1857-60 Issue (1c-3c)3c Dull Red, Ty. IIa (26a), 3c Dull Red, Ty. IIa (26a)3c Dull Red, Ty. IIa (26a). Tied by perfectly struck "Stoneham Mass. Nov. 21 1859" circular datestamp with "Stoneham" in fancy scroll with ornamentation below, on fresh cover to Thetford Vt., stamp with perf faults at top due to placement at edge of cover, cover slightly reduced at left, otherwise Extremely Fine cover and an outstanding strike, ex Haas, Grunin and Jarrett

E. 300-400
270
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