Sale 1266 — The Melvin Getlan Collection of U.S. Vending & Affixing Machine Perfs, Part 2

Sale Date — Wednesday, 19 October, 2022

Category — The Parkhurst Company

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2173
c
Sale 1266, Lot 2173, The Parkhurst Company1c Green, Coil (348). With Parkhurst vending machine feeder indentations, 4 holes with 5mm spacing across Franklin's head, centered slightly to left, tied by "New York N.Y. Sta. F Jul. 13 4:30PM 1910" wavy-line machine cancel on Benevolent Protective Order of Elks "Greetings from Detroit" postcard to James K. Polk, San Francisco, Very Fine, an extremely rare example of a coil dispensed by Parkhurst's vending machine, probably purchased in a city where Parkhurst's machines were located and carried by the sender to New York City, illustrated in Linn's U.S. Stamp Facts article on Scott 348

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
2174
c
Sale 1266, Lot 2174, The Parkhurst Company1c Green, Coil (348). With Parkhurst vending machine feeder indentations, 4 holes with 5mm spacing clearly visible in top margin, centered to left, tied by "Chicago Ill. Jul. 23 4-00PM 1910" machine cancel on the Palmer House photo postcard to Ashland O., slight crease at top left, Fine, an extremely rare example of a coil dispensed by Parkhurst's vending machine, which was probably located in the Palmer House hotel for the convenience of guests

E. 750-1,000
2,600
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2175
c
Sale 1266, Lot 2175, The Parkhurst Company2c Carmine, Coil (411). With Parkhurst vending machine feeder indentations, 2 holes with 10mm spacing at top, paste-up at bottom, touched at top, cancelled by smudge, misaligned "Chicago Ill. Dec. 11 7:00PM 1912" machine cancel on Lumberman's Credit Association corner card cover to Alfred Me., notation by addressee around stamp, Fine, extremely rare use of 2c Perf 8.5 vertical coil dispensed by Parkhurst machine

E. 750-1,000
475
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