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Sale 1016 — Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 15-17 November, 2011

Category — Postal Stationery

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1191
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1191, Postal Stationery3c Red on White entire, Die 2 (U3), 3c Red on White entire, Die 2 (U3)3c Red on White entire, Die 2 (U3). Cancelled by "New-York Jun. 28" circular datestamp with blue "Theodore Schwartz, Paris Green embossed corner card and addressed to Germany, "N. York Br. Pkt. 23 Jun. 28" debit datestamp, blue manuscript German due marking, some overall wear incl. light bend at top, still Fine and unusual, used in 1856 and carried on the Havre Line's Arago

E. 300-400
400
1192
c
10c Chocolate, Air Post Letter Sheet (UC16b). Unused and unfolded, Very Fine, scarce color error, also incl. UC54 reverse die cut also unfolded

450
130
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1193
c
Postal Stationery, Specimen Entires. Over 150, nice range of issues with few U40, denominations to 90c, nice range of styles and placement of "Specimen" ovpt. (many would make nice full corners), some Officials, overall Very Fine

E. 400-500
1,500
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1194
c
Postal Stationery, Unused Entires. Small carton of unused entires, wide range of issues and sizes, few better such as U85, U86, few U351, overall fresh and Fine-Very Fine

E. 400-500
275
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1195
c
Postal Stationery, Used Entires. Just over 100, nice group of Plimptons, some War Dept., denominations to 30c, also incl. No. 217 used with other stamps on 4c entire to Germany, few others to foreign destinations, U67 used as paste-up with Wells, Fargo imprint, few flaws, many Fine-Very Fine, also incl. registered cover with four different Trans-Mississippi stamps (not on entire)

E. 300-400
1,500
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1196
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1196, Postal Stationery1c Express, Perforated (R1c), 1c Express, Perforated (R1c)1c Express, Perforated (R1c). Bright color, tied by blue "Jay Cooke & Co. Philadelphia Feb. 14, 1868" oval handstamp, with original enclosure of handwritten Valentine poem, opening tear at left, Very Fine, scarce use of the Revenue on a cover apparently delivered outside the mails

E. 500-750
275
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1197
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 1197, Postal Stationery1c Black on White, Official Postal Savings Postal Card (UZ1 var), 1c Black on White, Official Postal Savings Postal Card (UZ1 var)1c Black on White, Official Postal Savings Postal Card (UZ1 var). Mint card with shorter second "A" of "Assistant", preprinted back as always, fresh and Very Fine, Scott Retail as normal, this variety unlisted

800
550
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