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Sale 1101 — United States Carriers and Locals, Featuring the Gordon Stimmell Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 23 June, 2015

Category — Independent Mails: Overton & Co.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
612
c
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 612, Independent Mails: Overton & Co.Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1), Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1)Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1). Large margins to just touched, infinitesimal corner crease at bottom left mentioned on most recent certificate, cancelled by "Paid" handstamp, red "Overton & Co's City Mail, Office, 3 Broad Street" oval handstamp on folded cover to local street address in New York City, some slight wear and stains, still Very Fine and scarce with perhaps 20-25 known on cover, ex Geisler, with 1982 and 2009 P.F. certificates

2,250
850
613
c
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 613, Independent Mails: Overton & Co.Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1), Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1)Overton & Co., (5c) Black on Greenish (113L1). Irregular margins which are large to clear of design at bottom, cancelled by "Paid" handstamp and tied by file fold, clear strike of red "Overton & Co. City Mail Office, 3 Broad Street" oval handstamp on Feb. 11, 1845 folded letter to New York City street address, stamp with crease from file fold, Fine appearance and scarce use on cover

2,250
550
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614
c
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 614, Independent Mails: Overton & Co.Overton & Co, Overton & CoOverton & Co. Balance of six covers, each with company oval handstamp, five in red and one in black, including State Street Boston, Broad Street N.Y., two strikes a bit week but the others are clear and the black and two reds are particularly strong, some cover toning or scuffs, overall Fine-Very Fine, a nice group

E. 750-1,000
600
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