Sale 317

U.S. Stamps & Postal History and Important Historical Documents

Ten-Cent 1847 Issue
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Lot 1213
1847, 10¢ black (2), large and beautifully balanced margins. Bright red cancel. Fresh and Extremely Fine.
Scott $1,400

Expertization: 1998 P.F. Certificate.
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Lot 1214

1847, 10¢ black (2), positions 70L & 83L, large margins including right with part of adjacent stamp at left, both tied by red squared grids and matching "New-York Aug 1" c.d.s. on 1850 folded letter to St. Louis Mo., Very Fine and choice usage.
Estimate 2,000 - 3,000

Expertization: 2002 P.F. Certificate.
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Lot 1215

1847, 10¢ black (2), four large margins, tied by red "New-York 10cts 19 Dec" c.d.s. and additionally cancelled by red cork on Dec. 18, 1850 folded cover from Philadelphia Pa. to Boston Mass., clear "Philada Railroad" straightline handstamp; minor edgewear, Very Fine and attractive usage.
Estimate 1,500 - 2,000

Provenance: Gibson
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