Sale 1090 — United States, Possessions and Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 17-19 December, 2014

Category — 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2152
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2152, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue (63). Three singles tied by grid cancels with "Buffalo N.Y. May 7, 1863" circular datestamp on yellow cover to Geneva, then forwarded to Albany with "Geneva N.Y. May 8" circular datestamp and "Forwarded" in oval with "3" handstamp, "Advertised May 16" circular datestamp and "Not Called For" straightline, Albany Jul. 6 backstamp, stamps with trivial light creases, Very Fine and attractive, with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
300
2153
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2153, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue (63). Horizontal strip of three, tied by New York circular datestamp on gray overall illustrated "French Window Glass" advertising cover showing a ship at dock, addressed to Middletown Ct., Very Fine

E. 200-300
110
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2154
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2154, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Dark Blue, 3c Rose (63b, 65). Deep rich colors, tied by "Paid" in oval cancel, 1c also tied by red "Boston Mass. Sep. 12" double-circle datestamp on cover with printed address to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, 1862 docketing at left, 3c small faults, Very Fine appearance, with 2007 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
500
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2155
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2155, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue (63). Affixed to 1c Blue on Buff Star Die entire (U19), each tied by fancy Geometric cancel with red "New Bedford Mass. May 11" double-circle datestamp on pre-printed cover to Bridgewater, cover with trivial tear at bottom left, Very Fine

E. 200-300
150
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2156
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2156, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue (63). Used with three 3c Rose (65), tied by "15" in circle handstamps, red "Boston Mass. Sep. 27" double-circle datestamp on Furniture and Uphulstory Dealer's blue cameo corner card cover to Prince Edward Island, Sep. 27, 1862 receiving backstamp, 1c with crease and one 3c with tear, Very Fine use to a scarce destination, ex Emerson and Blake

E. 400-500
1,300
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2157
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2157, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue (63). Used with 10c Yellow Green (68), tied by segmented cork cancel and "New York Jun. 23, 1863" double-circle datestamp on mourning cover to Caledonia, Canada West, with the 1c paying the New York Carrier fee, red "U.S. 10 cts. Paid" oval handstamp, 10c a particularly choice stamp, Extremely Fine, with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
150
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2158
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2158, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1c Blue, Covers to England and Canada (63). Eight covers, each with a colorful combination of stamps mostly paying 24c or 10c rates, two to England incl. three-color combination with pair 10c and single 3c, second cover to England a wrapper with only a pair of 1c, six covers to Canada incl. one with pair 5c Brown (76) plus 1c paying the carrier fee, others are 10c rates with various combinations of 1c and 3c stamps incl. one with seven 1c stamps, flaws to be found nearly throughout, Fine appearing and colorful group

E. 400-500
275
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2159
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2159, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Pink (64). Tied by "Saint Louis Mo. Oct. 17" circular datestamp on buff cover with Barnum's Saint Louis Hotel blue cameo corner card to Chicago, fresh and Very Fine, with 1975 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail on cover with no premium for the advertising $900.00

E. 300-400
150
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2160
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2160, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose Pink (64b). Two singles, cancelled by well-struck large Boston "Paid" grid and tied by red "Boston Mass. Sep. 7" double-circle datestamp on yellow cover to Derry N.H., right stamp with pulled perf at top right, otherwise Very Fine, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
0
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2161
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2161, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Fresh color, choice margins and centering, tied by "Paid" in oval cancel with red "Boston Mass. Sep. 9" double-circle datestamp on Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Department corner card cover to Charlemont Mass., Extremely Fine stamp on an immaculate cover, absolute perfection

E. 100-150
80
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2162
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2162, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by grid cancel, "Utica N.Y. Jul. 28, 186?" double-circle datestamp on Stephen Sherwood Cigars, Tobacco, Snuff blue cameo corner card cover to Schuyler Lake N.Y., illustration of Indian maiden, Eaves imprint, slightly reduced at left, Very Fine

E. 300-400
425
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2163
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2163, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by fancy 4-point Star in Circle cancel and "New-York Nov. 23, 1862" double-circle datestamp on buff cover to Boston with Western Hotel green embossed cameo corner card, stamp with tiny tear and pulled perf at top, Very Fine appearance

E. 200-300
0
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2164
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2164, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by "Paid" in oval cancel, red "Boston Mass. Dec. 6" double-circle datestamp on N. Boynton & Co. Commission Merchants green cameo corner card cover to Portland Me., beautiful illustration of full-rigged ship, Eaves imprint, Very Fine

E. 200-300
130
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2165
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2165, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Cancelled by target, "Newark O." double-circle datestamp on Blandy's Newark Machine Works overall illustrated advertising cover showing a steam engine, addressed to Morrisdale Pa., Very Fine and attractive

E. 400-500
3,750
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2166
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2166, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Cancelled by fancy Dot in Star with "Brasher Falls N.Y. Nov. 21" circular datestamp on Home Insurance Co. overall light green advertising cover to Nicholville N.Y., also with notary public seal, Extremely Fine and attractive

E. 200-300
350
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2167
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2167, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by fancy Star in Circle cancel, "Chatham 4 Corners N.Y. May 13" circular datestamp on Buckeye Mower and Reaper illustrated advertising cover to Moffitts Store N.Y., stamp with couple trivial corner creases, Very Fine

E. 300-400
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2168
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2168, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Cancelled by fancy Shaded Star (Skinner-Eno ST-Sh 3) with Avon N.Y. double-circle datestamp on Massasoit Insurance Company overall illustrated advertising cover to Penn Yan N.Y., W. Eaves imprint, stamp with trivial light corner crease, Very Fine, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
200
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2169
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2169, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Intense color and proof-like impression, tied by well-struck grid cancel, "Troy N.Y. Feb. 16, 1863" double-circle datestamp on immaculate buff steam engine illustrated corner card cover to New York City, fresh and Very Fine, a beautiful cover, ex Sevenoaks

E. 150-200
120
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2170
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2170, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Rich color, tied by circle of small wedges cancel and "New-York 27 ?" double-circle datestamp on Manufacturers and Importers green illustrated advertising cover to Townsend Mass., fresh and Very Fine, ex Sevenoaks

E. 100-150
110
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2171
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2171, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by "Paid" in oval cancel, red "Boston Mass. Sep. 25" circular datestamp on Harnden's Express overall blue illustrated advertising cover to Grantville Mass., incl. original contents, slightly reduced at left, Very Fine

E. 200-300
140
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2172
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2172, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Bright shade, tied by clear strike of "Paid 3" in circle cancel, "Gardiner Mass. Jan. 13" circular datestamp on Ventriloquist and Mimic's illustrated corner card cover to Hinsdale N.H., single pulled perf at lower right prior to use, Very Fine and attractive cover, ex Sevenoaks

E. 200-300
225
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2173
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2173, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Well-centered, "Athol Depot Mass. Jun. 3" circular datestamp on O.C. Knox Photographer illustrated advertising cover to Milford Ct., forwarded to Peterson Ct. with "Milford Con. Jun. 6" double-circle datestamp tying stamp, two strikes of "Due 3" handstamp and "Returned" in oval, Very Fine, with 2013 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
200
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2174
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2174, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)1861-67 Issue, Illustrated Covers (65, 97). Three covers, first with two No. 65 on orange cover to Newport R.I., with light purple bible scene overall design depicting family and child reading with sheep in setting overlooking water, inside front also with long printed verse titled "Respectable Witnesses to/The Value of the Bible", barely reduced at top, rare, second with No. 65 on American Agriculturist illustrated advertising cover, with original enclosure which is also illustrated, a beautiful design, last No. 97 on cover with illustrated dove and ribbon to London, England, some slight wear or other small flaws, overall a beautiful trio of illustrated covers

E. 400-500
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2175
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2175, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by negative "Lincoln" and Stars in Circle fancy cancel, matching "Albany N.Y. Oct. 4" (1866) circular datestamp on cover with "Official Business. Office of Act'g Assistant Provost Marshal General, And Superintendent Volunteer Recruitage, Northern Division N.Y." imprint, addressed to Private Charles Reynolds in Chestertown N.Y., moderate toning and reduced at left, strike of Lincoln mourning cancel is fully readable, Fine and rare

E. 400-500
200
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2176
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2176, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by well-struck "W" fancy cancel, "Waterbury Con. Feb. 6, 1866" double-circle datestamp on cover to East Canaan, cover with minor overall toning, Very Fine strike

E. 400-500
200
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2177
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2177, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Bright color, tied by Diamonds within Diamonds fancy cancel (Rohloff D-21 ), "Waterbury Con. Oct. 5, 1867" double-circle datestamp on buff cover to New Haven Conn., Bradley correspondence, Very Fine strike of this scarce cancel, ex Matthies and Houser, with 1990 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
250
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2178
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2178, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Tied by bold strike of "OK" fancy cancel, "Saratoga Springs N.Y. Aug ?" double-circle datestamp on cover to East Cambridge Mass., Very Fine strike

E. 200-300
300
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2179
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2179, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Centered to bottom left, grid cancel, "Galveston Tex. Feb. 26" (1866) double-circle datestamp on blue folded cover to Ernest Godeaux at "New Orleans La. EU" (Estados Unidos), French consular handstamp on back depicting eagle, Fine, scarce post-war use

E. 100-150
90
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2180
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2180, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)3c Rose (65). Bright color, tied by unusual negative Circles in Circle fancy cancel, "Amherst Mass. Nov. 14, '65" double-circle datestamp on cover to Warren Mass., stamp with corner out at upper left, still Extremely Fine strike of this very unusual fancy cancel

E. 150-200
100
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2181
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2181, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Tied by well-struck blue "Virginia City Utah Nov. 9" circular datestamp on cover to Lisbon Conn., cover with expertly sealed tears which affect datestamp and stamp with tear at bottom left, Very Fine appearance

E. 200-300
0
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2182
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2182, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Tied by "T" in Star fancy cancel, "Titusville Pa. Mar. 6" circular datestamp on 1866 buff cover to Peterboro, Canada West, receiving backstamp, Very Fine

E. 400-500
225
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2183
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2183, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Tied by well-struck New York Foreign Mail 8-point Star in Circle cancel, with "New-York Sep. 6" double-circle datestamp on 1864 cover to New Carlisle, Canada East, Montreal and Quebec backstamps, Very Fine strike of this NYFM cancel

E. 400-500
375
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2184
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2184, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Cancelled by cork, "San Francisco Cal. Jun. 3" circular datestamp on cover originating in Victoria, British Columbia and addressed to Havilland Me., neat "Victoria B.C. May 28, 1869" circular datestamp, barely reduced at left, trivial edgewear, Very Fine, scarce use

E. 200-300
170
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2185
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2185, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Two, one with s.e. at left, tied by grid cancels, "Watertown N.Y. Jan. 1" circular datestamp with year slug on cover to Hana, Hawaii, trivial edgewear, Very Fine

E. 300-400
250
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2186
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2186, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Two singles tied by indistinct black circular datestamp on cover to Barcelona, Spain, red "New York ? 12" credit datestamp at top right, blue boxed "PD" and "4R" due handstamps, left stamp with pulled perf, Fine, scarce destination

E. 200-300
110
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2187
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2187, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Used with two 1c Blue (63) and 3c Rose (65) tied by red grid cancels with matching "New York Aug. 5" circular datestamp on small 1862 cover to Paris, France, boxed oval "Short Paid" at bottom, various French transit markings, few stamps with nibbed perfs, Fine

E. 300-400
200
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2188
c
Sale 1090, Lot 2188, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 63-68)10c Yellow Green (68). Horizontal pair, tied by crossroads cancels, "New Orleans La. Jan. 24" circular datestamp on 1868 folded cover to Genoa, Italy, red New York Jan. 29 and blue "Verviers Coeln Franco" transits, "PD" handstamp, transit and receiving backstamps, left stamp with trivial corner crease, still Very Fine

E. 200-300
150
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