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Stamps and Postal History

Postal Stationery
Lot Photo Description
Lot 3464
Envelope, 1875, 10¢ chocolate, die 2 (Scott U189), legal-sized, with green "Express Wells, Fargo Y Cia" Mexican route frank; indicium with blue oval Wells, Fargo/El Paso, Texas Express marking, addressed to Mexico City; entire with a small tear which almost touches the indicium, a Very Fine cover.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $60.
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Lot 3465

Envelope, 1899, 4¢ brown, die 2 (Scott U373), entire, fresh and attractive with rich color; incredibly scarce with only three record examples; an important addition to any advanced collection, Extremely Fine, with 2015 P.F. certificate.
Scott $6,500.
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500.
Realized $4,000.
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Lot 3466

Envelope, 1920, 2¢ on 4¢ chocolate on amber (Scott U463), entire; small thin in backflap, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,200.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $180.
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Lot 3467

Envelope, 1925, 1½¢ on 2¢ green (Scott U486), entire, UPSS 3078, size 7, knife 31, Extremely Fine, while the Scott Catalogue places a value of $1,150 on this entire UPSS prices it at $1,750.
Scott $1,150.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $250.
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Lot 3468

Envelope, 1925, 1½¢ on 1½¢ brown on blue, die 8 (Scott U506), entire, bright and fresh, Very Fine.
Scott $550.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $120.
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Lot 3469

Envelopes, War Dept., collection of entires and cut squares with fancy cancels, five entires and 17 cut squares cancelled by stars, letters, Masonic, Skull and Crossbones, "U.S." monogram and Pinwheels; condition a little mixed, but a good variety of these difficult cancels on Official items, generally Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 3470
Postal Card, 1873, 1¢ brown on buff, proof study of cards on normal stock (Scott UX3P), watermarked Small U.S.P.O.D. Selection of 53 cards, forty-three cards identified by previous owner as proofs on normal stock with small watermark and ten unused cards with printing on reverse also without address; proofs show a range of hues, many cards identified as to subject plate, Very Fine, an excellent study to build on.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 3471

Postal Card, 1914, 1¢ green on buff, paste-up single (Scott UX27), with 7/16" manila tape overlap on left end, pristine, Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
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