Sale 1242 — The Gordon Eubanks Collection: United States 1851 to 1856 Imperforate Issue

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 12-13 October, 2021

Category — Three-Cent: Territorial and Western

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
238
c
Sale 1242, Lot 238, Three-Cent: Territorial and Western3c Dull Red, Type II (11A). Margins to just in, tied by clear strike of "Fort Washita Ark. (Chickasaw Nation) Jan. 2" circular datestamp on buff cover to Peter Pitchlynn in Washington D.C., Very Fine and rare example of this postmark on an 1851 Issue cover, Pitchlynn later served as principal chief of the Choctaw Nation and was a prominent representative of the Five Civilized Tribes in Indian Territory -- during the Civil War he joined the Confederacy -- with 2007 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
700