Sale 713

US, British and Worldwide
Stamps and Postal History


Foreign Mail
 
 
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Lot 1406

1861-68, cross-border covers to Canada, nine, includes pair of #65 and pair of #73 on cover from West Haverford, PA, to Canada West with red oval "W.S. 10 cts/Paid"; two #94 on cover from Eau Claire, WI, to Drummondville, U.C, missent; #65 on cover from Cleveland, OH, to Vittoria, C.W. with "Ud. States/10 cts" in arc; two #73 and pair of #65 on cover from Portland, ME, to Three Rivers, C.E., with "U.States" in arc; mixed condition, examine, Fine to Very Fine, some scarce material.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 1407

1903, cover from Shanghai, China, to New Orleans with registry exchange label (Scott FX-SH1b), 10¢ (#283) tied by Shanghai China US Postal Agy duplex, to Registered cover addressed to New Orleans, LA; Shanghai Registry Exchange label on front (FX-SH1b), blue oval Shanghai China handstamp on reverse with Seattle and New Orleans backstamps; light vertical & horizontal bends, Fine to Very Fine, very rare, only 14 recorded.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid$500
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Lot 1408

c. 1889, postal cards to Colombia, a correspondence of 11 postal cards, all addressed to Rev. Caldwell in Bogata Columbia, with three uprated, a Jackson OH blue crossroads cancel, interesting reading, scarce destination for so many of a correspondence; spindle holes in each, otherwise, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 1409

1895, cover from Colombia to Ohio, franked with pair of 5c (152) addressed to South Salem OH, with 2¢ (249) tied by New York duplex, with nine page letter, Fine to Very Fine, a tremendous addition to your collection.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 1410

1853-55, four stampless covers from Alexandria, Egypt to Springfield, Ohio, all are small envelopes mailed from the British Post Office in Alexandria via England and New York by American packet; various manuscript rates (all re-rated at least once) and markings; all addressed to prominent Ohio millers, Samuel and William Barnett, generally Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 1411

1867, cover to England, 3¢ rose (#65) five stamps, each with circular grid cancel and 12¢ black (#69) on blue 1867 cover addressed to Bradford, England; red Milltown, Me Feb 21 town mark at left and red "3 PORTLAND ME AM PKT" exchange mark at center, "Bradford-Yorks Mr 7 67" backstamp, Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750

Covers with the Portland, ME, exchange markings are very scarce. This cover was carried by the Allan Line on the S. S. Nestorian's maiden return voyage
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Current Bid$250
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Lot 1412

1868, cover from the U.S. to Birmingham, England, 2¢ black, Z. grill (85B), used with 10¢ single (68), tied together by cork cancel, very well centered; 10¢ has corner crease at bottom right; the cover without right side flap, Fine to Very Fine, scarce usage of grilled stamps, with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid$400
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Lot 1413

1866, cover from Boston to France, 3¢ rose (65), five singles, tied by pinwheel cancels on cover with red "BOSTON PAID 5 DEC 1"2 exchange mark and red double circle French entry mark, proper French backstamps; far left stamp on cover with crease from placement over the edge of the cover, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 1414

1861, depreciated currency cover from Paris France, through England, redirected, 3¢ rose (65) with segmented cork cancel (hinged in place), not tied, may not have originated on depreciated currency cover from Paris France through England to the US; nice strike of "BOS 15 TON OR U.S. 22 NOTES" exchange mark at left and red double-circle BOSTON entry mark at upper right, cover was redirected, inside flap reads in manuscript: "opened in order to learn when the expected was to sail they should be in Boston on the 15th inst.", interesting, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 1415

ca. 1861, wrapper addressed to Bremen, Germany, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by segmented cancel on the wrapper with straightline "PAID ALL" and manuscript "p Teutonia via Hamburg" at upper left and "1 printed price Current Paid" at lower left; wrapper with trivial edge flaws and typical light bends, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 1416

1861-68, five covers to Great Britain, includes three #65 tied to #U58; four #65 to Brighton; pair of #65 to London; eight #65 on cover to Southampton; block of six #65 on reverse with two singles on obverse to Reading; and four #65 on cover to Dublin, Ireland, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 1417

ca. 1861-66, covers to Latin America, three: San Francisco to Mazatlan, Mexico, with three #65 & a #63 with 1¢ debit; cover to Santiago, Chile, with three #68 & a #65; and cover to Rio de Janeiro with #73 and three #65, Fine to Very Fine, terrific grouping.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 1418

1866, cover to Edinburg, Scotland, 3¢ rose (65), vertical strip of five, vertical pair and single stamp, paying the proper 24¢ rate, each tied by segmented cork cancels and Jacksonville FL datestamps on 1866 dark buff cover addressed to Edinburg Scotland; red "New York Am. Pkt 3" and "PAID Liverpool U S Packet" exchange marks, Edinburgh backstamp; stamps and cover with light wrinkling, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 1419

1869, cover to Scotland, 1867 3¢ red, F. grill (94), two horizontal pairs with segmented cork cancels on 1869 cover addressed to Scotland with Shelbyville Ill datestamp, Dumphries backstamp; top right stamp with small tear, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 1420

1866, diplomatic pouch mail from Turkey, 3¢ (#65) tied by New York domestic fancy cancel, on cover from the American Mission in Constantinople; addressed to Newburyport, MA, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 1421

Forwarders covers, six, includes Trans-Atlantic to Bridgeport, CT, forwarded to Stratford, CT; cover datelined Singapore to Boston, MA, with J.O. Baker forwarder handstamp; cover originating in Rotterdam addressed to Andover, MA, with Bunge Burlange & Co handstamp; and a cover originating in Saint Petersburg with Robert B. Storer handstamp; mixed condition, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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