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Sale 875 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 April, 2004

Category — 10c-24c 157-60 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
833
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 833, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (32), 10c Green, Ty. II (32)10c Green, Ty. II (32). Horizontal pair and single, tied by indistinct Boston circular datestamp on legal-size cover to Honolulu, Hawaii, 1858 docketing at left, some wear incl. stamps few few faults, still Fine appearance

E. 300-400
150
834
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 834, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Rich color, cancelled by blue penstrokes, "West Point Cal. Jan. 19" circular datestamp, on yellow and red "Overland via Los Angeles" illustrated four-horse stagecoach cover to Denmark N.Y., stamp removed and replaced, cover expertly repaired at left and expertly cleaned to remove staining, appears Very Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
260
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835
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 835, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35), 10c Green, Ty. V (35)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Choice centering, tied by "Wilmington O. Nov. 9" circular datestamp on orange cover to Sacramento City Cal. and forwarded to San Francisco, neat "Sacramento City Cal. Dec. 16, 1859" circular datestamp with "Forwarded" and "3" handstamps, fresh and Very Fine, ex Polland

E. 200-300
325
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836
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 836, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue10c Green on Buff, Nesbitt entire (U16), 10c Green on Buff, Nesbitt entire (U16)10c Green on Buff, Nesbitt entire (U16). Cancelled by "San Francisco Cal. Oct. 20, 1858" circular datestamp to Lynn Mass. and forwarded to Saugus Center Mass., forwarding markings, some edge tears and slightly reduced at right, Fine

E. 100-150
55
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837
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 837, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue12c Black (36), 12c Black (36)12c Black (36). Vertical pair and single, perfs trimmed, used with 1c Blue, Ty. V (24) and tied by red grids on cover to St. Petersburg, Russia, neat "Hartford Ct. Aug. 30, 1858" circular datestamp, New York and receiving backstamps, minor wear, single 12c with small pre-use tear, Fine appearing usage to a scarce destination, with 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
375
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838
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 838, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue12c Black (36), 12c Black (36)12c Black (36). Horizontal pair, scissors-separated with intact perfs at bottom, used with 1c Blue, Ty. V and 10c Green, Ty. II (24, 32), tied by "Providence R.I. May 10, 1858" circular datestamps and manuscript on cover to Rome, Italy, red German transit also ties 1c, faint red "35" rate and "12" credit handstamps, cover with small faults, otherwise Fine

E. 300-400
375
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839
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 839, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue12c Black (36), 12c Black (36)12c Black (36). Horizontal strip of three, used with vertical pair of 1c Blue, Ty. V (24), tied by indistinct town datestamp on 1859 cover to Spezia, Sardinia, red "Via Di Svizerra" and transit handstamps, 12c stamps affected from placement over edge of cover, some faults, Fine, scarce usage paying the 38c rate via Prussian Closed Mail

E. 500-750
250
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840
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 840, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue12c Black, Plate 3 (36b), 12c Black, Plate 3 (36b)12c Black, Plate 3 (36b). Used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26), tied by red grids and matching "N. York Paid Hamb. Pkt. ? 13 10" credit datestamp on cover to Bremen, Germany, stamps slightly creased, otherwise Fine

E. 200-300
125
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841
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 841, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue12c Black (36), 12c Black (36)12c Black (36). Block of four, horizontal pair and single, used with two 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (26) and tied by "Steubenville O. Jan. 25, 1860" datestamps on buff cover to Bonndorf, Germany, red N. York Paid 14 Jan. 28" credit datestamp, red Aachen transit handstamp, various backstamps, slightly reduced at right, some overall wear, appears Fine, apparently franked for three-times 30c Prussian Closed Mail rate (but credited as double rate), signed Ashbrook

E. 1,000-1,500
2,700
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842
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 842, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue24c Gray Lilac (37), 24c Gray Lilac (37)24c Gray Lilac (37). Rich color, cancelled by red grid and tied by matching "New York Oct. 14 19" credit datestamp on cover to Edinburgh, Scotland, 1860 receiving backstamp, with original enclosure, fresh and Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,000
575
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843
c
Sale Number 875, Lot Number 843, 10c-24c 157-60 Issue24c Gray Lilac (37), 24c Gray Lilac (37)24c Gray Lilac (37). Straddle-pane margin at right, tied by "Charleston S.C. Jul. 11" circular datestamp on blue 1860 folded letter to Nantes, France, red "New York Paid 3 Jun. 14" credit datestamp ("Jun" used in error), French transits, file fold, Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
525
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