Lot 1766Pan-Americans Complete, 5¢ nat. s.e., beautiful set with each stamp cancelled by "Minneapolis, Minn. Rec'd Jul 3 '01" cds on registered cover addressed locally, Very Fine and choice use of set.
Scott No. 294-299 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 17671901, 10¢ Pan-American, used with 8¢ Pan-American (298) and 3¢ Bureau (268) on registered 2¢ entre to Germany, purple "Registered, Jun 24 1901, Hoboken N.J." three-line postmark, New York (6.25) transit backstamp and New York registry label (FX-NY1a) affixed, Hamburg arrival backstamp, Very Fine.
Scott No. 299 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 17681909, 2¢ Lincoln, bottom margin single, tied by "Jackson, Mich., Feb 12 - 09" First Day of Issue machine postmark on locally addressed cover, with enclosure…In remembrance of the Birth of President Lincoln which was born 100 years ago today., Very Fine and choice.
Scott No. 367 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 17691909, 2¢ Lincoln, U.S. Automatic Vending type I perfs, well centered single tied by "Brooklyn, N.Y., Feb 13, 1909" Second Day of Issue machine cancel on locally addressed Valentine post card, Extremely Fine, scarce early usage; with 2012 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 368 $2,250.
Lot 17701923, $5 carmine & blue, Top arrow and double plate numbers F14326/F14327 block of eight, also center line block of four and block of four with blue plate no. F14326, cancelled by blind ovals on oversize registered cover to Downers Grove Ill., also used with 5¢ and 10¢ stamps, purple "Chicago Ill. Registered Feb. 11, 1937" backstamp, couple of perf separations, Very Fine.
Scott No. 573 Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
A RARE USAGE OF THE PLATE BLOCK AND A CENTER LINE BLOCK ON THE SAME COVER.
Lot 17711925, 2¢-5¢ Norse-American complete, 10 covers; each issue with left, right and bottom arrow blocks, centerline block and top margin plate block of 8 on separate covers, each tied by "Washington, D.C., May 18, 1925" first day of issue duplex, 5¢ plate with nat. selvage paper fold, Very Fine and choice, a lovely matching position block set.
Scott No. 620-621 Estimate $500 - 750.