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Lot 698

New York, N.Y., 1845, 5¢ black on bluish (Scott 9X1), signed ACM, connected, position 19, single tied by one of two bold red PAID in arc cancels with matching "New York/15/DEC/5 cts" postmark and manuscript "Paid" endorsement on folded address sheet to Philadelphia, stamp with four huge margins; two unimportant file folds, an Extremely Fine cover, Ex-Burrus, Haas, with 2004 P.F. certificate.
Scott $600.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $650.
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Lot 699

New York, N.Y., 1845, 5¢ black on bluish, signed A.C.M. (Scott 9X1b), position 4 with Double Transfer at bottom, tied by blue penstroke cancel and red "NEW YORK/15/AUG/5 cts" postmark with matching PAID arc handstamp and manuscript "Paid" endorsement on folded letter to Albany, stamp with huge margins, including sheet margin at top, to just touching at left top, fresh and neat, a Very Fine cover.
Scott $825.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $400.
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