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Sale 97: The Westpex Sale

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United States Cover Balances

Lots 2420-2429 Lots 2430-2439 Lots 2440-2449 Lots 2450-2452

Lot 2420    

1847 Issue Cover Group, group of 12 covers including #1 use from New York to Danville Pa. with "Steamboat" straightline, #1 pair from Mobile Ala. to Frankfurt Ky.; rest of uses are #1 from Charleston S.C. (2), Baltimore Md. (2 incl. one with "5" cancels), Cumberland Md., Petersburgh Va. (APS cert), Macon Ga., Griffin Ga., Fulton Mo. and Aberdeen Miss.; mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Estimate    $1,500 - 2,000.

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Realized: $3,250

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Lot 2421    

1852-1857 3¢ Cover Group including Advertising, attractive group of 10 including #11A on Blanchard Academy, Pembroke N.H. cover; #26 on The National Eagle, Claremont N.H. illustrated ad cover; #11A tied by fancy Campello Mass. blue oval and grid on embossed lady's cover (ex-Beane); #26 on New Hampton Institution of Fairfax Vt. corner card cover; and #10A on New York Conference Seminary ad cover.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $425

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Lot 2422    

1852-1868 Issues Postal History, accumulation of over 230 covers with mostly 3¢ values, small group addressed to Civil War Military ships or troops, Chicago Supplementary, a "Steamboat" use, some auxilliary markings and fancy cancels, few Civil War patriotics, few Philadelphia and NYC prepaid carrier uses (1¢ + 3¢), Montana Terr. use, Mt. Vernon Neb. Terr. use, Boise City Idaho Terr. use, Fort Abercrombie Dak. T. use, green Hamilton Oh. use, etc.; very mixed condition, worth inspection.
Estimate    $750 - 1,000.

Realized: $1,500

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Lot 2423    

1869 2¢ & 3¢ Pictorial Usages, 27 covers; three 2¢ usages including two pair usages and a single drop rate, others 3¢ including advertising and several corner card covers, some fancy cancels, etc.
Estimate    $250 - 350.

Realized: $350

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Lot 2424    

1869 Issue Cover Group, group of 38 covers mostly 3¢ frankings, includes one solo 1¢ #112 use, three 2¢ #113 solo uses, one 1¢-2¢ #112, 113 use; 3¢ #114 block of four use on reduced cover; 6¢ #115, 2¢ #146 Castroville Texas use to France; 10¢ #116 San Francisco use to Germany; 12¢ #117 New York use to England, some nice advertising and a few better cancels; mixed condition.
Estimate    $500 - 750.

Realized: $800

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Lot 2425    

1870-88 Bank Note Issues Postal History, group of over 80 covers including registry mail, multiple frankings, circular mail uses, etc. few 20th century, etc.; mixed condition.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $450

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Lot 2426    

1870-88 Bank Note Issues used on Foreign Mail, group of 80 covers to a wide variety of destinations including Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Uruguay, Africa, including 1888 Minneiska MN registered use w/216 strip of three to Luxembourg; 1878 Boston MA with 10c #161 to Bissao, Senegambia; 1888 New Haven CT 15c #189 to Cape of Good Hope; 1878 New Bedford MA to Fayal, Azores at 5c UPU rate; 1877 Nantucket MA w/10c #161 to St. Vincent; 1888 to St. Paul de Leando SW Africa; 1885 New York registry label w/15c #189 to Italy; two 1880 covers to Eastern Siberia, Russia; 1883 NYC w/10c #209 on 5c Garfield U223 to Russia; mixed condition but some scarce destinations and frankings, an excellent basis for further expansion, F.-V.F.
Estimate    $1,000 - 1,500.

Realized: $1,800

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Lot 2427    

1870-88, 1¢-2¢ Bank Note Issues used on Foreign Mail, partially mounted exhibit collection of 56 covers with many interesting usages including #206 on 1886 printed circular to Mauritius; #146 on 1872 New York printed circular to Canada; #206 on 1886 NYC printed circular to Mexico; #212 on 1887 NYC unsealed cover to Guatemala; #146 pair on New York "Paid All" printed matter use to Germany (faulty); #206 on 1880s printed circular to Finland; #179 on 1879 NYC printed circular to Denmark; #178 on 1877 NYC printed circular to Norway; #146 on 1870 NYC circular to England; #182 on 1880 circular to Balearic Islands; #157 on 1875 NYC printed circular to Switzerland; etc., mixed condition, F.-V.F., an excellent basis for further study and exhibition.
Estimate    $1,000 - 1,500.

Realized: $725

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Lot 2428    

1893 Columbian Issue Covers, 28 covers; few 1¢ usages including plate no. pair on 1906 cover, 2¢ tied by large star cancel on corner card cover, also a number of illustrated ads, 5¢ usages to Germany, 8¢ combination registered usages, other mid-value usages and a four-color franking on registered oversized 2¢ Columbian entire to Belgium, also a small off cover study of the 2¢.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

Realized: $350

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Lot 2429    

1898 Trans-Mississippi Issue Covers, small group of 5 comprising #287, 289 on registered 1¢ Columbian entire to Germany with New York exchange label; #289 combo with #231 registered cover; #288 to Sweden; #285, 286 (2) 288 to England, #285 on 1¢ postal card with printed ad to London, Very Fine group.
Estimate    $150 - 200.

Realized: $425

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