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

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — Later Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
595
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 595, Later Issues$1.00 Black (261), $1.00 Black (261)$1.00 Black (261). Used with 3c Purple, two singles of 10c Dark Green and 50c Orange (253, 258, 260), each stamp tied by neat strike of New York registry oval on small blue piece, Very Fine and colorful

E. 500-750
900
596
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 596, Later Issues15c Dark Blue (274), 15c Dark Blue (274)15c Dark Blue (274). Rich color, tied by neat strike of "Pago Pago Samoa Mar. 5, 1901" circular datestamp on registered cover to New York, light strike of "Missent to San Francisco" handstamp, missing small part of backflap, fresh and Very Fine usage from Samoa

E. 200-300
375
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597
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 597, Later Issues50c Orange (275), 50c Orange (275)50c Orange (275). Five, used on separate 1901 large covers with printed address to Port of Spain, Trinidad, in four different combinations with 5c, 10c & 15c 1898 issues, stamps tied by New York duplex cancels, also incl. three similar covers with 5c Dark Blue (281) -- two with strips of three and one with pair and five 2c Red (279B) -- with stamps tied by "Amsterd.-W.Ind. Nedrl. Paketboat" double oval datestamp, most with small faults, rare and attractive commercial covers, Scott Retail over $2,000

E. 300-400
575
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598°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 598, Later Issues5c Dark Blue (281), 5c Dark Blue (281)5c Dark Blue (281). Natural s.e., tied by blue "Office Foreign Mails Recd. Aug." double-oval datestamp on Spanish-American War prisoner's letter to Jerez, Spain, clear strike of purple "Prisoner's Letter/Censored and forwarded/Navy Department/Bureau of Navigation/Washington, D.C." and small "U.S.N.A. Censored" handstamp in black and initialled in red, receiving backstamp, minor cover toning, Very Fine and extremely rare example of this Navy Department censor handstamp

E. 750-1,000
1,350
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599
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 599, Later Issues5c Dark Blue (281), 5c Dark Blue (281)5c Dark Blue (281). Tied by Chicago Ill. flag cancel on multicolored Spanish-American War Patriotic cover to Copitz, Germany, fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
130
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600
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 600, Later Issues5c Dark Blue (281), 5c Dark Blue (281)5c Dark Blue (281). Tied by "Piroscafo Poste Italiano Pto. Rico 25 Nov. 1898" circular datestamp on cover to Berlin, Germany, endorsed "Pr. Ital. Str.", few toned spots around stamp, otherwise Very Fine, scarce usage of the U.S. stamp tied by Italian seapost datestamp on mail sent from Puerto Rico to Germany

E. 500-750
500
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601
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 601, Later Issues1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III), 1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III)1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III). Pair, tied by "Chicago Ill. Nov. 25 1:30 AM 1916" machine cancel on cover to Mrs. Filstrip, Benton Harbor Mich., Extremely Fine

E. 150-250
120
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602
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 602, Later Issues1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III), 1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III)1c Blue Green, Schermack Ty. III (314 III). Two strips of four and single, with 2c Hudson Fulton (two singles), tied by machine cancels on registered 1c Green entire (U400) to Des Moines Iowa, violet C.H. Mekeel handstamp at left, one 1c and one 2c stamp with small piece out, otherwise Fine, an extraordinary franking

E. 1,000-1,500
900
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603
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 603, Later Issues1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327), 1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327)1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327). Complete set, each stamp tied by "King's Bridge Station N.Y." oval registry cancel on registered cover to Valparaiso, Chile, purple May 3, 1904 registry datestamp, New York, Valdivia and receiving backstamps, registry labels placed over two stamps, Very Fine

E. 400-500
400
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604
c
1c Green, Bluish (357). Ten singles tied by Washington D.C. machine cancels to individual picture postcards, nine postcards show D.C. buildings, couple minor postcard flaws, otherwise Very Fine

1,200
230
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605
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 605, Later Issues2c Lincoln, U.S. Automatic Vending Co. Ty. I (368 I), 2c Lincoln, U.S. Automatic Vending Co. Ty. I (368 I)2c Lincoln, U.S. Automatic Vending Co. Ty. I (368 I). Tied by San Francisco Apr. 11, 1924 machine slogan cancel on stamp dealer's corner card cover to Oakland Cal., opened roughly at top, Fine and scarce on cover

550
575
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606°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 606, Later Issues2c Lincoln, Bluish (369), 2c Lincoln, Bluish (369)2c Lincoln, Bluish (369). Well-centered, tied by "Daytona, Fla. Apr. 16 4 PM 1909" Doane cancel on cover with printed corner card and overall text on back to New York City, Extremely Fine

425
200
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607
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 607, Later Issues50c Violet (421), 50c Violet (421)50c Violet (421). With 10c Yellow (416), both with "Cincinnati Ohio" bureau precancels on large label affixed on piece of parcel to San Francisco, red Manufacturing Co. fancy illustrated return address, minor wrinkles, otherwise Fine, Scott Retail for No. 421 on cover is $2,000.00

E. 500-750
0
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608
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 608, Later Issues4c, 30c, 50c, $1.00 1917 Issue, $5.00 Light Green (480, 503, 516-518), 4c, 30c, 50c, $1.00 1917 Issue, $5.00 Light Green (480, 503, 516-518)4c, 30c, 50c, $1.00 1917 Issue, $5.00 Light Green (480, 503, 516-518). No. 518 horizontal strip of three, others singles, each with "FRB" perfin, tied by Boston registry oval cancels on reverse of tag from Federal Reserve Bank of Boston to Bristol Conn., violet Boston Dec. 23 and Bristol Conn. Dec. 24 double-circle datestamps, Fine, most of these stamps are extremely scarce on cover

E. 750-1,000
0
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609
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 609, Later Issues5c Rose, Error (505), 5c Rose, Error (505)5c Rose, Error (505). Used as forwarding postage (2c) and tied by "Decorah N.J. Apr. 10 8 PM" duplex over Hackensack N.J. machine cancel (same date) on two-thirds of 2c Carmine legal-size entire to Bogota N.J., forwarded to Akron O., entire with edge faults, appears Fine, rare commercial usage of 5c error

E. 750-1,000
1,250
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610
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 610, Later Issues5c Rose, Error (505), 5c Rose, Error (505)5c Rose, Error (505). used with Nos. 499 (five) and 803, tied by "Grosse Ile Mich. Aug. 19 8PM 1939" duplex cancels on cover to Louisville Ky., violet "Special Delivery" and "Fee Claimed by Office at First Address" two-line handstamp, reduced at right thru one 2c stamp, central file fold affects one 2c stamp, otherwise Fine

E. 500-750
475
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611
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 611, Later Issues5c Rose, Error (505), 5c Rose, Error (505)5c Rose, Error (505). Used with 1c Green (498) by Okla. duplex cancel on neat cover to Oklahoma City, Okla., backflap removed, otherwise Extremely Fine

E. 500-750
575
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612
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 612, Later Issues1c Green, Rotary (578), 1c Green, Rotary (578)1c Green, Rotary (578). Horizontal strip of three barely overlapping horizontal pair, with 7c Black (559), tied by New York registry oval cancels on registered cover to Albany N.Y., strip with small perf staining, otherwise Very Fine

E. 400-500
150
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613
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 613, Later Issues11c/50c 1931 Issue (692, 694, 695, 698, 700, 701), 11c/50c 1931 Issue (692, 694, 695, 698, 700, 701)11c/50c 1931 Issue (692, 694, 695, 698, 700, 701). Singles tied by Washington D.C. First Day machine cancels on individual covers with matched typed addresses to Bronx New York, uncacheted, light overall toning, otherwise Very Fine

1,400
400
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