Sale 1115 — A European Connoisseur's Collection of U.S. Classic Issues

Sale Date — Tuesday, 15 December, 2015

Category — 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2048
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2048, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Position 40L1, large to huge margins including right interpane margin, tied by red square grid cancel with matching "New-York Aug. 21" (1847) circular datestamp on folded cover to Louisville Ky., vertical file fold far from stamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM SHEET-MARGIN STAMP AND A VERY EARLY USE OF THE 10-CENT 1847 ISSUE.

Ex Caspary. With 2015 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
5,250
2049
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2049, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Large even margins, tied by blue "Philadelphia Pa." circular datestamp on Delaware Coal Company printed notice to Dorchester Mass. with internal Mar. 30, 1850 date in manuscript, Extremely Fine, superb quality, signed Colson in pencil and stamp plated as Position 23R1

1,150
2,300
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2050
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2050, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Large to huge margins all around, beautiful shade and impression, tied by red grid cancel, matching "U.S. Express Mail Mass. Boston Nov. 15" route agent's circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Ludlow Beebee & Co. in Philadelphia, Extremely Fine stamp and attractive cover, ex Dick

1,150
1,000
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2051
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2051, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Full to large margins including part of adjoining stamp above, tied by red "PAID" handstamp, matching "Cincinnati O. 10 Dec. 26" integral-rate circular datestamp on brown cover to Charleston S.C., Extremely Fine, very rare use of "Paid" handstamp to cancel 1847 stamp at Cincinnati (for another example of the "Paid", see Siegel Sale 993, lot 184), ex Dick

1,150
1,100
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2052
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2052, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Large margins all around, deep shade and sharp impression, tied by red square grid cancel and matching "New York Feb. 14" Valentine's Day circular datestamp on 1849 blue folded letter to Knoxville Tenn., Extremely Fine, a choice stamp and desirable 1847 Issue use on Valentine's Day

1,150
850
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2053
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2053, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Three huge margins and full at bottom, deep shade, tied by red square grid cancel, perfect strike of matching "New-York Apr. 17" circular datestamp on 1851 blue folded letter to Cleveland O., Very Fine

1,150
800
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2054
c
Sale 1115, Lot 2054, 10c 1847 Issue, On-Cover (Scott 2)10c Black (2). Full to large margins, tied by red grid cancel, matching "Rochester N.Y. Aug. 11" circular datestamp on greenish folded cover to New York City, 1847 docketing, Very Fine, ex Krug, signed Ashbrook

1,150
700
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