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Sale 1167 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

Category — 1c 1851-56 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2229
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2229, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. II (7), 1c Blue, Ty. II (7)1c Blue, Ty. II (7). Horizontal pair, large margins to barely touched, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. II (11A), similar margins, tied by "New Orleans La. Mar. 30, 1857" circular datestamps on blue folded letter to Bordeaux, France, Boston, London and Paris backstamps, neat "GB/1F60c" Anglo-French accountancy handstamp, "8" decimes due handstamp, fresh and Very Fine, carried on the Cunarder Europa, this is the latest recorded use of this Anglo-French accountancy marking during the Three-Months period (Jan. 1-Mar. 31, 1857)

E. 300-400
475
2230
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2230, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. II (7), 1c Blue, Ty. II (7)1c Blue, Ty. II (7). Position 4R1L, the only position on Plate 1 Late which was not recut, huge margins to barely in including part of adjoining stamp at left, tied by "New Orleans La. May 2?" circular datestamp on cover addressed to Dr. Walter Gary in New Orleans, manuscript "advertise" at top, barely reduced at left and minor wear, Very Fine and very unusual use paying the 1c drop letter rate, the letter was not collected so it was advertised and delivered to the recipient, signed Ashbrook

E. 500-750
425
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2231
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2231, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. IIIa-II-II (8A-7-7), 1c Blue, Ty. IIIa-II-II (8A-7-7)1c Blue, Ty. IIIa-II-II (8A-7-7). Positions 51-53R1E, horizontal strip of three, large margins to just in at top, tied by red grid cancel, matching "Richmond Va. Jul. 11" (1851) circular datestamp on folded cover to Baltimore, 1851 docketing, vertical file fold well away from stamps, No. 8A with small tear at bottom, plating information in ink at bottom, Fine, very attractive first-month use of combination strip from Plate 1 Early

E. 400-500
400
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2232
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2232, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. IV (9), 1c Blue, Ty. IV (9)1c Blue, Ty. IV (9). Position 22L1L, recut once at top and bottom, huge margins including part of adjoining stamp at bottom, tied by "Woodbury N.J. Sep. 14" circular datestamp on blue folded printed price list of trees from nursery, to Philadelphia, fresh and Extremely Fine, a beautiful use

E. 200-300
190
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2233
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2233, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. IV (9), 1c Blue, Ty. IV (9)1c Blue, Ty. IV (9). Position 91L1L, triple transfer, one inverted, large margins all around, tied by "Boston Paid Oct. 11" circular datestamp on blue folded printed circular for a bank to Tolland Conn., stamp with light soiling at left, otherwise Very Fine

E. 200-300
170
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2234
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2234, 1c 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. IV (9), 1c Blue, Ty. IV (9)1c Blue, Ty. IV (9). Three singles tied by "New-York May 11" circular datestamp with thick slug where yeardate would be on cover to Chicopee Mass. and forwarded to Chicopee Falls Mass., neat "Chicopee Mass. May 12" circular datestamp with large "3" rate handstamp, minor soiling, Fine-Very Fine and attractive

E. 200-300
180
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