Lot 15792¢ Brown, tied by quartered cork handstamp on 1869 printed prices current to Puebla, Mexico, manuscript "p Cleopatra" ship and "Via Vera Cruz" routing endorsements, "½" reales inland rate handstamp, Very Fine, an attractive and scarce printed matter rate usage to Mexico.
Scott No. 113 Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 15802¢ Brown, on two third class covers; one a wrapper tied by grid handstamp, to South Groton, Mass., other on partial printed circular to Louisville, Ky. tied by cork handstamp, Very Fine.
Scott No. 113 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 15813¢ Ultramarine, cancelled by green cork cancel on cover to West Waterford Vt., match clear strike of "Whitefield N.H. May 3" cds; couple filing holes, Very Fine, ex-Foote; with 2009 Weiss photo certificate.
Scott No. 114 $422.
Lot 15826¢ Ultramarine, cancelled by target cancel, "Frankfort N.Y. Apr 27" cds adjacent on orange buff cover to Little Falls N.Y. at double the 3¢ letter rate, Very Fine.
Scott No. 115 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 158315¢ Brown & Blue, Type I, small faults, tied by NYFM flying clothespins (Weiss TR-C7) on 1872 cover to Bonn, Prussia, partial red New York Jan. 24 exchange cds, carried as endorsed by Guion Line Wisconsin from New York Jan. 24th to Queenstown arriving Feb. 3rd, Bonn (2.6) arrival backstamp, F.-V.F., an interesting late use, 1¢ convenience overpayment of double 7¢ the NGU closed mail rate.
Scott No. 118 Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 158415¢ Brown & Blue, Type II, pair mostly separated, used with 1870, 2¢ red brown, grilled, small tear, tied by two strikes of quartered cork on small piece; with 1994 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 119 $655.
Lot 15851¢ Buff, Re-Issue, rich color, tied by negative "K" in split circle duplexed with "Boston Mass. Apr. 6 4PM" cds on blue Mulready facsimile advertising cover of E. A. Holton, a Boston stamp dealer, addressed to Norman K. Mason in Providence R.I., Very Fine; with 1998 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 123 Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
A RARE AND DESIRABLE USE OF THE 1¢ 1869 PICTORIAL RE-ISSUE ON A MULREADY FACSIMILE STAMP DEALER'S ILLUSTRATED COVER.
Only seven covers bearing this issue are recorded, including one with a slightly different Mulready facsimile design sent from the same sender.