Lot 1171(Cameo) Monroe Co. Abstract Office, Whitaker & Thayer, Sparta Wis., black on orange shield cameo-style corner card label affixed on cover bearing 3¢ rose (65), cancelled by fancy dotted grid cancel, matching "Sparta Wis, Mar 15" double-circle datestamp on cover to Reedsburg Wisc., Very Fine and interesting cameo-style ad label use.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1172(Cameo) New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Ct., red illustrated embossed ad design showing Clock Face, on 1860, 3¢ Star Die entire canceled by grid, red "New Haven, Con., Jan 11, 1861" cds; horizontal fold affecting cameo and indicia, F.-V.F., still a very rare an unusual cameo design on a 3¢ Star Die entire.
Scott No. U26 Estimate $250 - 350.
Lot 1173(Cameo) Sherwood Hemmens & Co., Tobacco, Snuff & c., Utica, N.Y., blue illustrated design showing American Indian Figure with Bow and Arrow, on cover franked with 1870, 3¢ green tied by Utica, N.Y. cds and cork duplex, Extremely Fine, a lovely gem cover.
Scott No. 147 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1174(Cameo) W.W. Walace, Steam Engines & Boilers…, Pittsburgh, Pa., large blue illustrated floral border design showing Milling Stone and Steam Engine, on cover franked with 1851, 3¢ dull red tied by "Pittsburgh, Pa., Jan 19" cds, Very Fine, a wonderful oversized cameo.
Scott No. 11A Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1175(Carriage) Mount Joy Coach Works, illustrated ad design showing Buggy on cover bearing 1869, 3¢ ultramarine tied by cork cancel duplexed with "Mount Joy, Pa., Jun 7" cds alongside, Very Fine.
Scott No. 114 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1176(Clothing) Ballston Skirt & Corset Factory, illustrated ad design showing Skirt Frame and Corset, on cover franked with 1869, 3¢ ultramarine tied by cork handstamp, matching "Ballston, N.Y., Dec 15" cds alongside, Very Fine.
Estimate $100 - 150.