Lot 1079Fancy Cancels Cover Group, three covers with fancy postmarks tying 1861-67 3¢ stamps; includes Three Leaf Clover of Boston Mass. (S-E PP-C5), "G" Within Compass and Calipers of Quincy Ms. (S-E FR-M2a 2) and Geometric Rosette of Alexandria Va. (GE-R20), Very Fine overall.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1080 oFancy Cancels on 1869 1¢ buff, Fifteen, range of cancels including blue target, blue Cincinnati cds, Star in Star, geometric from Watkins N.Y., few other better including 5-point Star in Circle, Star in Circle of Hackettstown N.J.; stamps with some flaws, overall Very Fine strikes; each with 1990s P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 112 Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 1081 oFancy Cancels on 1869 2¢ brown, Eleven used singles, cancels including four different Star fancy cancels, also two grids incl. a strike in blue on a pale brown shade with split grill, two targets with one in blue, two blue grids and a circle of hearts, few flaws, overall Very Fine strikes; each with 1990s P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 113 Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 1082Fancy Cancels on 1869 3¢ ultramarine, four covers each bearing single, comprising Leominster stovepipe in black, solid star of Derby Ct., red Masonic Square and Compass from Charlestown N.H. and unusual geometric from Coopersville Mich., two slightly reduced, Very Fine strikes; each with 1990s P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 114 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1083 oFancy Cancels on 1869 6¢ ultramarine, Twelve used singles, range of cancels including five Star fancy cancels (one in blue), also blue target and grid, red circle of wedges, about half with small flaws, all Very Fine strikes; most with 1990s P.F. certificates.
Scott Nos. 115 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 1084 oFancy Cancels on 1869 12¢ green, Fourteen used singles, range of cancels with several better such as "S" in circle, blue quartered cork, red cds, red target, three stars including two hollow, few nice geometrics; few small flaws, all with Very Fine strikes; thirteen with 1990s P.F. certificates. Scott Nos. 117.
Scott Nos. 117 Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Lot 1085 oFancy Cancels on 1869 30¢ ultramarine & carmine, Seven used singles, wonderful range of cancels including. 5-Point hollow star of Boston, also solid star (repaired), two attractive rosettes, circle of wedges, last is French anchor in diamond of dots, few flaws including last with repaired pinhole, Very Fine strikes, an attractive and unusual group.
Scott Nos. 121 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 1086 oFancy Cancels on 1869 90¢ carmine & black, two used singles, one with radial geometric cancel, other with NYFM segmented cork of four diamonds, small flaws, F.-V.F. appearance; with 1971 A.P.S. or 1996 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 122 $4,000.
Lot 1087 oStar Cancels on 1869 15¢ brown & blue, type II, four used singles, each with star fancy cancel, with one struck in red, one in circle, one hollow and one solid, bright colors, few small imperfections, a F.-V.F. and desirable group; each with 1990s P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 119 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 1088 oStar Cancels on 1869 24¢ green & violet, two, each with different Star fancy cancel, first small solid star, bright colors, small repair and corner creases, second larger star, few tiny corner creases (clear cert.), F.-V.F. appearance, scarce cancels on the 24¢ 1869 issue; with 1995 or 1996 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 120.