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Fancy Cancels

Lots 1235-1241

Lot 1235    

Circular Geometric, perfect bold strike duplexed with "Homer N.Y., May 27" cds cancels 3¢ pink (U59) buff entire to Cortland N.Y., Extremely Fine and choice.
Skinner-Eno No. GE-C unlisted    Estimate $150 - 200.

Homer N.Y. is known for its two different "picture frame" fancy cancels (GE-S 29, GE-S 30), but this circular geometric design is unlisted in both Skinner-Eno and Whitfield.

Realized: $120

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Lot 1236    

Negative Anchor in Radial, bold strike of cancel duplexed with "Station K, Phila." on cover with red illustrated N. & A. Middleton ad design showing Railcar Wheels on Tracks, addressed to West Chester Pa., Very Fine and rare cancel.
Skinner-Eno No. PO-An 29    Estimate $200 - 300.

Realized: $500

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Lot 1237    

Union Shield in Circle, perfect strike ties 3¢ dull red (26) with left centerline selvage, matching "Conshohocken Pa. Feb 10" cds on light buff cover to Trappe Pa.; small stamp flaws, a Very Fine strike of this scarce fancy cancel; with 2020 P.F. certificate.
Skinner-Eno No. PS-FC 49    Estimate $200 - 300.

Realized: $425

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Lot 1238    

(Waterbury, Ct.) 6-Bar Shield, perfect bold strike duplexed with full "Waterbury Con, Jul 27 '67" double-circle datestamp on 3¢ pink (U59) buff entire to Middlebury Conn.; repaired tear, choice and Extremely Fine appearance.
Rohloff No. Q-10    Estimate $750 - 1,000.

A GEM STRIKE OF THIS RARE WATERBURY 6-BAR SHIELD FANCY CANCEL.

Realized: $625

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Lot 1239    

(Waterbury Ct.) Centennial "100", bold complete strike duplexed with sharp "Waterbury Ct. Jun 12" cds on 3¢ green entire to Princeton N.J., docketed "A. June 18th, 1876"; reduced at left, otherwise Very Fine, ex-Glenn Jackson.
Estimate    $1,000 - 1,500.

AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE WATERBURY "100" CENTENNIAL CANCEL.

Realized: $1,250

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Lot 1240    

"Way" in Circle, blue handstamp of Baltimore Md. on cover with "Free, W. T Hamilton, M.C." free frank endorsement on cover to Washington D.C.; docketed at left, fresh and Very Fine, a rare "Way" free frank use, ex-Graham.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

William T. Hamilton, Member of Congress from Maryland served from Mar. 4th 1849 to Mar. 3rd 1856.

Realized: $170

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Lot 1241    

Way Mail, 1785-1860s, group of 15 covers including 1785 "N York Jan: 14 *" straightline and ms. "Way 2" rating to Philadelphia; New Orleans with various "Way 5", "Way 6" and "Way 11 Cents" handstamps, "Lynchburg Va." with blue "Way 6" handstamp to Charlottesville Va.; Mobile Ala. "Way 11" in blue and red.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Complete Images.

Realized: $375

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