Sale 10CS02 | Lot 1

United States Postage Stamp Collection, 1847 to 1978

Catalogue: Coins, Bank Notes & Postage Stamps
United States Postage Stamp Collection, 1847 to 1978

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Lot 1
United States Postage Stamp Collection, 1847 to 1978
Strong collection in one Specialty album, early issues to 1881 are used including Scott #1, 26 with interesting manuscript marking, mint issues commence with 1893 Columbian 1 c., 2c., 3 c., 4 c., 6 c., a near jumbo 10 c., 30 c. and a part o.g. $2; fresh lightly hinged 1895 $1 type 1; 1898 Trans-Mississippi with nice 1 c., 5 c., 10 c. and $1; scattering of Washington Franklins and commemoratives of the period; Fine Never Hinged copies of # 480, 525 and 573, Plate blocks of # 617-619; a F/VF White Plains souvenir sheet, Kansas/Nebraska sets. Thereafter regulars and Commems are virtually complete. Air Post include C1-6, C10a pane and full booklet of three panes, fresh Fine to Very Fine 1930 Zeppelin set of three, C18 single and block of four. The collection is rounded off by the 1919 Shanghai series 2 c. to $2 being Fine to Very Fine lightly hinged. A highly desirable and useful collection with the majority being Fresh and Fine to Very Fine.
F/VF.


Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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