U.S. & Worldwide Stamps
June 27-28, 2012

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Lot #37
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 Lowenberg decalcomania essay, 3c green, imperf. Sheet of 25 printed on goldbeater's onion skin, creases and other small faults, scarce
Box E
Unsold
Lot #38
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 3c pink, bright color, well centered for this difficult stamp, lightly hinged original gum, fresh and fine example of this rare early shade, with 2000 PFC,
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Catalog #64
Catalog Value $ 14,000
Price Realized
$5,500.00

Lot #39
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 3c pink, well centered, tied by black grids on small cover to Princeton, with Bloomfield, N.J. Mar 1 departure cds at bottom left, fine cover, with 1976 PFC,
Envelope
Catalog #64
Catalog Value $ 1,100
Price Realized
$300.00

Lot #40
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 3c pink, two copies tied by black grid cancels on small buff cover, paying the 6c rate from Middletown, Conn. to Cincinnati, red departure cds alongside, fine-v.f. and attractive cover, quite scarce, with 1981 PFC,
Envelope
Catalog #64
Catalog Value $ 1,900
Price Realized
$950.00

Lot #41
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 3c pigeon blood pink, beautiful color, tied to a McClellan patriotic cover by blue Cincinnati, Ohio Oct 29 (1861) cancel, addressed to Findlay, Ohio, tiny cover flaws at bottom, fine and rare usage of this scarce color on a Civil War patriotic cover, with 1973 PFC (without the soldier's letter which originally accompanied this cover),
Envelope
Catalog #64a
Catalog Value $ 7,750
Price Realized
$1,900.00

Lot #42
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 3c rose pink, two covers, one tied by brown Calhoun, Ky pmk and sent to Mrs. E.J. Pickett in Maysville; other tied by grids and used from Brewster's Station to Philadelphia, some toning, fine-v.f., with 1973 and 1977 PFCs,
Envelope
Catalog #64b
Catalog Value $ 360
Price Realized
$120.00

Lot #43
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 Premiere Gravure, 3c brown rose, beautiful color, usual centering, h.r., fresh and fine, with 1986 PFC (formerly Scott No.56)
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Catalog #65-E15h
Catalog Value $ 550
Price Realized
$290.00

Lot #44
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 5c buff, neat red cancel, wide margins, faint perf. crease, otherwise fine,
O
Catalog #67
Catalog Value $ 1,160
Price Realized
$220.00

Lot #45
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 coverfront with backflap, franked with a pair of 10c green in combination with 2c black, tied by circle of wedges pmks, paying 22c rate via Panama to Lima, Peru, v.f., with Panama Jan.20, 68 transit, Holcombe cert.
Catalog #68,73
Price Realized
$475.00

Lot #46
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 24c pale gray violet, black grid cancel, well centered, fresh and v.f. example of this rare shade, with 2003 PSE cert.,
O
Catalog #70d
Catalog Value $ 2,500
Price Realized
$1,200.00

Lot #47
United States 1861-66 Issue
1861 90c blue, block of four, original gum, beautiful color, clean perforations all around, with 1984 Philatelic Foundation Certificate stating "faint internal creases" which we believe to be natural paper wrinkles, fine example of this rare multiple,
Box *
Catalog #72
Catalog Value $ 32,500
Price Realized
$9,500.00

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