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Sale 1167 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

Category — Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2379
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2379, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Columbian (230-237), 1c-10c Columbian (230-237)1c-10c Columbian (230-237). All tied by New York "P" double-oval cancels on Dec. 29, 1893 registered large-size 2c Columbian entire to Germany, registry datestamp and label, prepared by C. Funke, minor soiling, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, a cover with great visual appeal

E. 400-500
400
2380
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2380, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues$1.00 Columbian (241), $1.00 Columbian (241)$1.00 Columbian (241). Deep rich color, tied by New York registry oval, "New York N.Y. Reg'y. Div. 1-12 1894" double oval datestamp and label on cover to Dusseldorf, Germany, receiving backstamp, fresh and Very Fine

1,800
500
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2381
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2381, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues$2.00 Columbian (242), $2.00 Columbian (242)$2.00 Columbian (242). Tied by quartered cork cancel and "New Oxford Pa. Dec. 5, 1898" circular datestamp on blue cover with printed address to stamp dealer C. F. Rothfuchs in Washington D.C., fresh and Very Fine, Rothfuchs was one of the earliest dealers to create these philatelically inspired covers, ex Belasco

1,900
1,300
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2382
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2382, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues$3.00 Columbian (243), $3.00 Columbian (243)$3.00 Columbian (243). Tied by quartered cork cancel and "New Oxford Pa. Dec. 5, 1898" circular datestamp on blue cover with printed address to stamp dealer C. F. Rothfuchs in Washington D.C., fresh and Fine, Rothfuchs was one of the earliest dealers to create these philatelically inspired covers, ex Belasco

2,500
1,400
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2383
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2383, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues10c Dark Green, Diagonal Bisect (273 var), 10c Dark Green, Diagonal Bisect (273 var)10c Dark Green, Diagonal Bisect (273 var). Top right half, tied by "San Francisco Cala. Aug. 22 7-PM '98" machine cancel on cover to Kalispell Mont., purple "Headquarters/1st Reg. Cal. U.S. Vol. Inf./Camp Dewey Phil./Soldier's Letter" and receiving backstamps, minor edgewear, Very Fine and unusual use

E. 200-300
300
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2384
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2384, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c Trans-Mississippi (285), 1c Trans-Mississippi (285)1c Trans-Mississippi (285). Three, used with 2c and 4c Trans-Mississippi (286-287) and 1c-2c "I.R." Ovpts. (R154-R155) on Sep. 1898 4c registered entire to Penang, Straits Settlements, St. Louis double ovals tie all stamps, New York registry label and other appropriate registry markings, back with five blue cameo embossed labels for Anheuser-Busch Brewing Association, also company handstamp and signature, opened for display, slightly tropical toning

FINE. A WONDERFUL TRANS-MISSISSIPPI FRANKING ON A BEER COVER TO THE STRAITS SETTLEMENTS.

This cover was a featured item in the Andrew Levitt brochure offering the famed Jack Rosenthal collection of Columbian and Trans-Mississippi Issues.

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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2385
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2385, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Trans-Mississippi (285-290), 1c-10c Trans-Mississippi (285-290)1c-10c Trans-Mississippi (285-290). Rich colors, tied by "Omaha Nebr. R.D." registry oval cancels on cover to Germany, purple "Registered Omaha, Nebr., Jun. 22 1898" three-line handstamp, New York registry label at left, receiving backstamp, small part of top flap cut out, part of address crossed out, 4c slightly oxidized, still Very Fine and colorful, mailed five days after the first day of use

E. 400-500
650
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2386
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2386, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Pan-American (294-299), 1c-10c Pan-American (294-299)1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Complete set, each neatly tied by "Liebenthal Kans. Jul. 11, 1901" circular datestamp on cover to Leipzig, Germany, New York registry label to left of 8c, receiving backstamp, Very Fine and colorful set on a registered cover to Germany

E. 500-750
550
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2387
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2387, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Pan-American (294-299), 1c-10c Pan-American (294-299)1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Complete set, rich colors, tied by "Liebenthal Kans. Jul. 4, 1901" circular datestamps on cover to Leipzig, Germany, New York registry label affixed partly over 10c, various transit backstamps, Very Fine and colorful use

E. 500-750
375
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2388
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2388, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Pan-American (294-299), 1c-10c Pan-American (294-299)1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Complete set, rich colors, tied by "Liebenthal Kans. Aug. 1, 1901" circular datestamps on registered cover to Ost Kans., receiving backstamp, Very Fine and colorful, with 2011 P.S.A.G. certificate

E. 200-300
375
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2389
c
Sale Number 1167, Lot Number 2389, Columbian, Trans-Mississippi, Pan-American Issues1c-10c Pan-American (294-299), 1c-10c Pan-American (294-299)1c-10c Pan-American (294-299). Six covers with each denomination (1c horizontal pair), tied by "Buffalo N.Y. May 30, 1901" exposition machine cancel, purple typed address to Jersey City N.J., rich colors, fresh and Very Fine, attractive and scarce matched set of covers tied by the exposition machine cancels

2,560
550
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