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Valentine Covers
 
 
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Lot 2365

Embossed Valentine & cover to Hopkinton NH, embossed cover with manuscript "Paid" addressed to Hopkinton, with highly embossed valentine with two line poem and hand colored scene, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $70.
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Lot 2366

Group of five embossed Valentine covers, 1.) 1851 1¢ blue type II with two large margins tied by faint blue Feb 14 Pen Yan, N.Y. c.d.s.; 2.) 1857 1¢ blue type V tied by illegible red c.d.s.; 3.) 1857 3¢ dull red type III with pen cancel and red Feb 14 Athol, Mass. c.d.s.; 4.) 1861 3¢ rose with grid cancel and Dec 28 West Cambridge, Mass. c.d.s. (probably not a Valentine); and 5.) 1867 2¢ black F. Grill tied by grid with light Feb 15 "New York City/ Received" c.d.s.; stamps average, covers Fine-Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Unsold
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Lot 2367

Cover with elaborate Valentine, 3¢ (11) tied by Nashua NH c.d.s. on cover addressed to Hill NH, while the cover is plain the valentine is a beauty with yellow and gold front opening to a hand colored Cupid with a love poem, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $90.
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Lot 2368

Embossed cover with lacy Valentine, 3¢ (65) tied by "Ashuelot NH" c.d.s. on large embossed cover, addressed to Winchester NH, with a gorgeous multicolored valentine with loads of lace and a gold embossed card, a true beauty, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $90.
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Lot 2369

Blackjack on Valentine cover, 2¢ cancelled by target with "Manchester NH" c.d.s. addressed to Manchester, for drop rate, with lacy embossed valentine, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $100.
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