Sale 1182 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

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*A buyer’s premium of 18% of the winning bid was added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers were responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid, bidders agreed to the terms and conditions in effect at the time of the sale.

Category — Colonial and 18th Century

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5
c
Sale 1182, Lot 5, Colonial and 18th CenturyColonial and Confederation Period, 1755-83, Study Collection. 11 covers, nice range of dates and markings, originations include Newburyport Mass., Burlington N.J., New York, Philadelphia (1755, privately carried), West River Md., also incoming from Kingston, Jamaica, England to Norfolk Va. and two Falmouth-New York Packet covers (years 1760 and 1762), some flaws to be found but overall an attractive group, each of these was at one time offered as an individual lot in a Siegel auction with a total hammer price of more than $1,700, linked spreadsheet lists the prior lots so bidders can see full descriptions for each cover

E. 1,000-1,500
700