Printable Version

Sale 5015

US, British and Worldwide
Stamps and Postal History

U.S. Possessions
Lot Photo Description
Lot 6524

Guam, 1900, 4¢ lilac brown, earliest known use, with 8¢ violet brown, both tied by two strikes of small, violet type 1.4 "Agana Isle/of Guam" straight line handstamp and by matching straight line "Jun14 1900" datestamp on a double-rate registered cover to Malden, MA via San Francisco; horizontal file fold at bottom, otherwise Very Fine appearing, rare, earliest known date of 4¢ stamp on cover with an appropriate registered usage, Ex - A.R.T. collection.
Suggested Bid $750
Realized $475.
View details and enlarged photo
Lot 6525

Hawaii, Incoming covers from the U.S., two covers, each addressed to Hilo Hawaii; both sent at the 6¢ treaty rate; 1) 3¢ National (Scott 147) on 3¢ entire (Scott U 82), magenta "San Francisco Paid All" at bottom left and San Francisco Cal origination mark to left of stamp, cover with small edge tears at left; 2) horizontal pair tied by Brooklyn NY 1880 duplex cancel, manuscript 1880 docketing at left, magenta San Francisco backstamp and NY transit backstamps, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $100
Realized $80.
View details and enlarged photos

Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions, LLC
The Oldest Philatelic Auction House in the United States, established in 1885.
Administrative Office:
22 Shelter Rock Lane, Unit 53
Danbury, CT 06810, USA

Tel: 203.830.2500
Fax: 203.297.6059
  Boston Area Office:
181 Wells Avenue, Suite 105
Newton, MA 02459, USA

Tel: 781.453.0990
Fax: 781.453.0945


payments accepted via:


follow us on: