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Sale 74: The Westpex Auction

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General Postal History

Lots 2620-2629 Lots 2630-2639 Lots 2640-2649 Lots 2650-2659 Lot 2660

Lot 2620    

1800s U.S. Cover Balance, album with 30 various covers including stampless, some fancy cancels, noted includes 1843 Burlington Ioa. stampless from Alvin Burt, Deputy Surveor to James Wilson, Surveyor Gen. of Wisc. and Iowa Terr. with enclosure of diagram of Burt's district; #10A with excellent color tied by red grid from New Milford Ct., #11A tied by green Taunton cds, #31 tied by Downieville Cal. fancy star cancel, etc.; some mixed condition.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $550

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Lot 2621    

1852, 3¢ Dull Red, Types I & II Accumulation, group of over 125 used stamps, plate varieties, cancels include manuscript, town cancels, strikes in red and blue, some "Paid" and "Paid 3" cancels, etc.; some faults, F.-V.F.
Scott No. 11/11A    Estimate $200 - 300.

Realized: $250

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Lot 2622    

1893-1900s Commemorative Issue Covers, group of about 35 covers, includes a number of 1893 Columbian issue covers, plus later issues, foreign destinations, various frankings, worthwhile group.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

Realized: $270

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Lot 2623    

1900s Destination Mail, group of 36 covers including destinations of Mauritius, Malta, Guatemala, Palestine, Egypt, New Zealand, Turkey, etc., 1901 Lihue, Hawaii to Germany; some faults.
Estimate    $150 - 200.

Realized: $170

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Lot 2624    

19th Century Postal History Group, group of approx. 75 covers and cards including stampless transatlantics, some stamped 1850s-1870s uses, 1890 small bank notes and 1890s Bureau issue, domestic and foreign mail, some advertising, fancy cancels, auxiliary markings etc.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $425

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Lot 2625    

20th Century Cover Balance, 1900-1940s, group of approximately 130 covers and cards with a range of usages including official seal, registered, parcel post, paquebot, special delivery, airmail, foreign destinations, etc., mostly common but also some interesting usages; mixed condition.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

Realized: $130

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Lot 2626    

2¢ Blackjack Cancel Group, 56 stamps (mostly #73), includes 10 with red cancels with a variety of geometrics, New York City cds and star, etc., six with blue cancels with various simple geometrics, and balance black with a similar range, including some very well centered items, double perf variety, many full geometric strikes, some flaws, generally F.-V.F. or better.
Scott No. 73, 93    Estimate $500 - 750.

Realized: $1,050

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Lot 2627

Bank Check & Ephemera Group, mixed of mostly used bank checks with some early and illustrated, revenue stamp paper needing to be checked, ephemera including mining certificates and revenue issue in receipts; inspect.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

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Realized: $425

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Lot 2628    

Banknote and Bureau Issue Covers, 1870-90's, over 150 covers on stockpages in album; Banknote issues with mostly later issues usages with many foreign destination usages including Sweden, Italy, Austria, Denmark and other European countries, 1890 usage to Hilo, Hawaii, interesting registry usage to Germany, allover ad, Bureau including illustrated ad covers to Japan, Cuba overprint issue usages, some later issue usages including #F1 foreign destination covers, etc.
Estimate    $400 - 600.

Realized: $1,800

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Lot 2629    

Banknote Era Covers, mix of mostly Banknote issue usages with some useful earlier and later items; includes a good show of foreign usages including Austria, Italy and Germany, advertising with illustrated and shaded, auxiliary handstamps, fancy duplexes including Blairstown, N.J. fancy monogram oval bar and Hebron, Dak. honeycomb, some stationary, etc.
Estimate    $400 - 600.

Realized: $1,050

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