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Sale 925 — The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals

Sale Date — Wednesday, 15 November, 2006

Category — Brainard & Co.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1018
ng
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1018, Brainard & Co.Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1), Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1)Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1). Unused (traces of gum), h.r., large margins, fresh and Very Fine

1,000
500
1019
 
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1019, Brainard & Co.Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1), Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1)Brainard & Co., (5c) Black (24L1). Two, one cut square with corners clipped, other cut to circular shape, red cancels, Very Fine, the Black stamp is extremely scarce, ex Golden

2,500
600
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1020
c
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1020, Brainard & Co.Brainard & Co., (5c) Blue (24L2), Brainard & Co., (5c) Blue (24L2)Brainard & Co., (5c) Blue (24L2). Large margins all around, ms. "B" cancel (Albany), used on folded cover to New York City, Feb. 8, 1845 origin according to docketing

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF FOURTEEN RECORDED COVERS BELIEVED TO BE GENUINE USAGES OF THE BRAINARD & CO. 5-CENT BLUE STAMP.

The Lyons census (The Penny Post, January 2006) reports sixteen covers with the Blue 24L2 stamp, but states that no more than fourteen of these are genuine usages.

Ex Golden (Siegel Sale 817, lot 780, realized $2,700 hammer).

3,250
4,000
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