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Postal Stationery

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Lot 125

U.S., Stamped Envelopes and Wrappers, 1860-1983. Vast dealers stock consisting of thousands of mint entires in four long trays; very clean material with excellent coverage and mild to moderate duplication; examples include; U19, U39 (4), U61 (2), U63, U65, U73, U218, U219, U351 (14 #6 and 13 #10), U426, U508 (2), U509b (4), used U525a, U544, U544c (5), UC4 (3), UC9 (67), UC16c (10), UC21 (13), UC29 (10). Includes Philippine U30, U35, U41 and U42. Inventory is from a consumate dealer known for superior quality material, Scott value $26,700+, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 34.4 lbs.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
Realized $2,500.
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Lot 126

U.S., Postal Stationery, Columbian Issue Collection, 1893-1933. Over 280 Columbian issue stamped envelopes on pages; some better includes #U351 uprated with #237 to Germany, #U349 uprated with #728 & 729 with Columbian ticket, #U349 with early corner ad for cachet maker, #U349 with 1896 stamp dealer corner ad, 1896 #U349 on illustrated ad cover for nuts, #U349 with #E3, #U349 with Wells Fargo Paid cachet, 1894 #U349 with #232 for Registry fee, 1894 #U349 with San Francisoc RPO, 1893 #U349 illustrated ad cover with elk, 1893 #U349 corner ad for Match & Medicine dealer; the perfect lot for the postal history dealer, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 13 lbs.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $600.
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Lot 127

U.S., Postal Stationery, Select Entires, 1853-1989. 300+ choice pieces of postal stationery; all are cataloged, most priced, and in protective sleeves; quality is exhibition grade; expect light duplication and almost excusively mint; U9 (with inverted watermark) UPSS numbers 14, 15 & 17, U10, U19, U27, U34, U35, U41, W47, U50, U52, W53, U54, U56, U58, U65, U74, U76, U78, U79, U80, W81, U83, U85, U86, U87, U88, U113, U114, U115, U118, U129, W131, U142, U151, U152, U163, U164, U172, U177, U178, U223, U181, U189, U191, U192, U193, U194, U194a, U227, U229, U230, U231, U233, U234, U235, U238, U239, U250, U251, U253, U257, U258, U259, U260, U262, U265, U268, U279, U282, U284, U288, U291, U295, U304, U305, and so forth; concentrated value here, UPSS catalog value $6474.40, Fine to Very Fine, ex Petersam. Shipping charges apply - weight 4.2 lbs.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $1,300.
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Lot 128

U.S., Postal Stationery, Plimpton War Dept. Official Entires, 1875. UO53 (250+), UO54 (approximately 1,700), UO55 (100++), each with preprinted address to Chief Signal Officer, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., envelopes were stored in a slightly humid environment, so backflaps are slightly stuck to back, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 11.8 lbs.
Scott approximately $10,150 Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $425.
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Lot 129

U.S., Postal Stationery and Postal Card Accumulation, 1853-1995. Of well over 1,000 entires (one box of stationary, two boxes of postal cards) with a couple early Nesbitts and 2c Jackson wrapper, U293 (4 letter sheet entires), 1893 Columbian entires set, used Pacific Union Express Co., 3 Wells Fargo and Co. over California routes, 16 stationary EFOs with six albinos, UX24 (approximately 50 unused), UX24 (4 unused) and UY1 (2 unused preprinted), generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 34.8 lbs.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $375.
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Lot 130
U.S., Prolific Postal Stationery, Cut Squares and Entires Collection, 1853-1886. On vintage Scott National pages from classic springback series of albums, which still used the old Scott numbering system, filled with many great cut squares, full corners and full entires, with several better pieces, including some interesting Wells Fargo or overland route frankings, some interesting early Nesbitt issues and several lovely official entires, with used: U6, U16, U71, U72 and mint: U13 entire, U16 entire, U18 Wells Fargo Calfironia and Atlantic Express entire, U28, U29 entire, U30 large legal size entire, U31 large legal size entire, U43 entire, U45 entire, U66, U70, U74a, U93, U196 entire, U199 entire, U204, U205 entire, U211, U211 entire, U212 entire, U336 entire, U338-41, U462, several albino regular and surcharged entires, U476, U477-78, UO24 Specimen Entire, UO40, UO58 entire, UO59 entire and UO65 entire, most appear sound and fresh with several great pieces that are often neglected from many U.S. specialized collections, so don't miss your chance to instantly upgrade what is often the weakest part of most specialist collections, the catalog value doesn't begin to capture the full value of these with usages and full corners galore, begin this intriguing area with a solid start or break it up and reap the rewards, either way you're a winner! generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.4 lbs.
Scott $20,000+ (Owner's) Estimate $5,000 - 7,500.
Realized $5,500.
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Lot 131
U.S., Postal Stationery, Cut Squares, 1853-1950's. A little over 750 cut squares, on dealer tear pages, glassines and album pages, with a good diversity of papers and dies, roughly sorted by issue and many identified (although occasionally misidentified), with good amount of early 1850's 3c and 10c Nesbitts, several 1c to 3c 1860 small indicia, U36 and U39 unused, a half dozen 2c Jackson's, U62 unused, U73 unused, early Plimpton issues, with U198 full corner, U218, 1887 Plimpton three different papers of 90c purple, a great accumulation for someone willing to put the time in to sort the dies and papers to fill in this part of your collection, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.2 lbs.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $700.
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Lot 132

U.S., Postal Card and Postal Reply Card Accumulation, 1873-1950's. Between 100-200 cards, mostly earlier issues, mostly unused, with only a few preprinted, on a small group of Scott album pages, with the larger quantity (approximately 125 cards) in little envelopes or protective pouches, many better cards, with the following noted cards: UX1 preprinted, UX5 (4), UX6 (11), UX7 (2), UX8 (2 different shades), UX11 (9), UX13 (3), UX15, UX21, UX32, UY1 (5), UY4, UY5, UY6, UY8, Hawaii UX3 and UX9 postmarked, generally Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 3.2 lbs.
Scott $8,000+ (Owner's) Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,200.
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