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Sale 1167 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

Category — The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2001
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2001, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Bright shade, tied by blue "Chicago Ill. Supplementary Mail Jul. 10" circular datestamp on buff cover to Wickliffe O., barely reduced at top with small tear, missing part of top flap, still Fine, an extremely scarce single franking paying quadruple the domestic rate and extremely rare with the Chicago Supplementary Mail marking -- unlike New York Supplementary Mail markings indicating late dispatch to steamers, the Chicago version was a handling marking for special railroad schedules to the East -- ex Babcock and Vogel, with note on back "March 21, 1927 Found by J.M. Bartels"

E. 300-400
325
2002
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2002, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black, F. Grill (97), 12c Black, F. Grill (97)12c Black, F. Grill (97). Used with 5c Brown, F. Grill (95) and 1c Buff 1869 Pictorial (112), tied by target cancels, "Wasioja Minnesota Oct. 25, 1869" circular datestamp struck twice on registered buff cover to Winona Minn., 5c slightly rounded corner at top left, still Very Fine, a rare mixed-issue franking with the 1868 Grilled and 1869 Pictorial Issues, the 5c F. Grill is seldom seen used in unusual combinations

E. 750-1,000
0
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2003
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2003, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black, E. Grill (90), 12c Black, E. Grill (90)12c Black, E. Grill (90). Intense shade, used with 1c Ultramarine (156) and tied by quartered cork cancels, "South Weymouth Mass. Jan. 21, 1878" circular datestamp on registered cover to Horatio C. King in New York City (Horatio C. King was the namesake son of the postmaster general under James Buchanan), various registry markings, some slight wear, Very Fine, unusual late use of 12c Grill, the registry fee was 10c, ex Vogel

E. 400-500
375
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2004
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2004, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Tied by "Beartown M.T. May 11/71" Montana Territory manuscript postmark on yellow cover to Hanover, Germany, red "New York Paid All May 2?" circular datestamp, stamp with some soiling and slight perf blunting from placement near edge of cover, still a Fine use from Montana Territory to Germany, overpaying the 10c NGU closed mail rate

E. 300-400
300
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2005
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2005, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). S.e. at right, used with two 2c Black and 5c Brown (73, 76), tied by bold strikes of "10" in circle handstamps, "Olympia W.T. Jan. 29, 1866" Washington Territory double-circle datestamp on reduced oversize cover to U.S. Indian Agent at Port Townsend, Fine, scarce Washington Territory use on a seven-times 3c rate cover

E. 500-750
475
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2006
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2006, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Tied by blue segmented cork cancel with matching "Cheyenne Wyoming Dec. 14" (1868) Wyoming Territory circular datestamp on "W. D. Robinson, Paint Paper and Glass Store" corner card cover to Lever Bridge Mills, England, red "Paid Liverpool U.S. Packet 29 DE 1868" circular datestamp, Dec. 30 receiving backstamp, some cover edge and corner faults, stamp with light crease in margin, Very Fine appearance, a nice use from Wyoming Territory to England via American Packet

E. 400-500
350
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2007
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2007, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Tied by New York City circle of wedges cancels on 3c Pink entire (U59) with Wells Fargo & Co. printed frank to Dresden, Germany, light strike of red "New York Paid All Br. Transit" circular datestamp, Wells Fargo & Co. blue "Paid" in oval handstamp applied at origin in San Francisco, red "Verviers Coeln Franco" handstamp ties 12c, cover with edgewear and sealed tear at top, appears Fine, carried by express from San Francisco to New York City, then by mail at 15c single rate via North German Union

E. 400-500
450
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2008
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2008, The Chip Gliedman Collection of 12c 1861-68 Issue: Domestic, Territorial, Express30c Orange (71), 30c Orange (71)30c Orange (71). Used with 12c Black (69), tied by quartered cork cancel on 3c Pink entire (U59) with Wells Fargo & Co. printed frank to Paris, France, light strike of red New York 36c credit datestamp, two strikes of Wells Fargo & Co. blue straightline "PAID THROUGH" straightline handstamp applied by Wells Fargo & Co. at origin in San Francisco, small red boxed "PD" and French entry datestamp, cover with edgewear and faults at top, Fine appearance, scarce use paying triple 15c rate to France

E. 500-750
475
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