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Robert R. Gaudian CT Postal History continued...

Connecticut Postal History
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
1777 cover   imageConnecticut Stampless Covers with Manuscript Postmarks, a stunning accumulation of 172 with very little duplication, all sleeved, largely annotated and generally in alphabetical order; towns run from Abington to Woodville (complete list provided online), with numerous better items including a Canton Center Earliest Known Usage, an East Windsor EKU, a rare Cromwell, even Woodstock with penciled "UNIQUE" notation, plus many more besides; a great source as well for the postal historian interested in rates; remarkably clean and fresh for their age; be sure to see them all online, Fine to Very Fine with much better. Shipping charges apply - weight 5.4 lbs. (Video for this lot) (Video2 for this lot) (Video3 for this lot) (Video4 for this lot) (Video5 for this lot) (Image)

Estimate $2,500-3,500
SOLD for $2,600.00
Will close during Public Auction
1778 cover   imageConnecticut Stampless Straightline Cancels, 17 covers, each individually sleeved, comprising Farmington (2), Franklin (July 19, 1864 cover franked #65), Litchfield, New Haven (as "N. Haven"; 4), Sterling Hill, Stonington (3, 2 red), a handsome framed Tolland, West Hartland, West Meriden and Windsor (from the Judge J. Richard Fay Collection); condition varies as expected of their age, but generally sound and most presentable, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 0.8 lbs. (PDF for this Lot) (Image)

Estimate $1,000-1,500
SOLD for $900.00
Will close during Public Auction
1779 cover   imageConnecticut Stampless Covers with Town Postmarks, a compelling assortment of over 200 examples (235 by our count), neatly sleeved or on stockpages and identified/annotated; items come from across the state, from Bridgeport to Winchester Center, with useful duplication on some; cancels in red, blue, green and black, with a myriad of "Paid" manuscripts or handstamps, including an unusual Winchester Center "3 PAID" in octagon; wide range of rates based on destination (we noted one 20¢); better include a black Hartford with manuscript "Public Service" notation, the 17¢ rating scratched out and replaced with manuscript "Free"; two Harwinton half-circles (one green, one red); a local New Haven 1¢ drop-rate cover, a Woodbury cover with manuscript "unpaid", "Paid" handstamp added later plus two manuscript "5" rates, etc.; your chance to obtain in one go a collection built over many years, Fine to Very Fine with much better, imaged in full online; inspection invited. Shipping charges apply - weight 7 lbs. (Video for this lot) (Video2 for this lot) (Video3 for this lot) (Video4 for this lot) (Video5 for this lot) (Video6 for this lot) (Video7 for this lot) (Image)

Estimate $2,000-3,000
SOLD for $1,500.00
Will close during Public Auction
1780 cover   imageConnecticut, Compilation of Covers Franked with 1851-57 Issues, 39 in all, most individually sleeved, several with consignor's notes; mostly 3¢ frankings (imperforate or perforated, unchecked for types and shades), plus several 1¢ multi-frankings; nice mix of cancels, including nine manuscript postmarks, reds and blues, a fancy or two, a manuscript "Missent & ford" note; note a couple mourning covers and an all-over advertising cover for the United States Hotel in Hartford; condition varies, but generally sound, Fine to Very Fine, fully imaged online. Shipping charges apply - weight 1 lbs. (Video for this lot) (Image)

Estimate $750-1,000
SOLD for $500.00
Will close during Public Auction
1781 cover   imageConnecticut Covers Compilation with 1861-66 Issue Frankings, approximately 55 in total, nearly all individually sleeved, several with notes; mostly franked #65 (unchecked for shades, which definitely exist), though a few 1¢ frankings and even a Black Jack; nice array of cancels, from manuscript postmarks to targets and grids to a mix of "Paid" or "Paid 3" varieties to a whimsy of fancies (several quite striking); note corner card and advertising covers, a blind-embossed flag cover; "Mis-Sent & Forw'd" auxiliary handstamp, even one to Utah Territory; condition varies as expected, but fronts are generally fresh and desirable, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 2 lbs. (PDF for this Lot) (PDF2 for this Lot) (Image)

Estimate $500-750
SOLD for $300.00
Will close during Public Auction
1782 cover   imageConnecticut Covers Franked 1869 Pictorials through Bank Notes, a captivating compilation of over 170 covers or postal stationery items, most all sleeved and many with detailed notes; 1869 3¢ frankings with a range of Bank Note issues used, unchecked for grills and other type details; note several late manuscript postmarks, Registered use, mourning cover, "ADVERTISED" handstamp, even one cover sent to Havana, Cuba; numerous corner card and advertising covers enliven the lot; the fancy cancels alone make this lot well worth the time to review, Fine to Very Fine. Shipping charges apply - weight 3.6 lbs. (Video for this lot) (Video2 for this lot) (Video3 for this lot) (Video4 for this lot) (Image)

Estimate $1,500-2,000
SOLD for $1,500.00
Will close during Public Auction
1783 cover   imageConnecticut County or Postmaster's Postmarks Selection, 17 covers in total, mostly from the Bank Note era, but starting with a stampless "Campbell's Mills/Windham Co./Con" strike with straightline "PAID" (ASC $200); later items feature Fairfield County: Botsford; Litchfield County: Cornwall (2), East Canaan, Falls Village, Kent, Winsted; New Haven County: Clintonville (2); New London County: Colchester; Tolland County: West Willington; Windham County: Moosup (2, 1 to London, England); Postmasters: Quarryville, Stony Creek, Westford, Fine to Very Fine or better. (PDF for this Lot) (Image)

Estimate $300-400
SOLD for $300.00
Will close during Public Auction
1784 cover   imageConnecticut Railroad Station & Depot Covers Collection, 70 in all, neatly arranged in a binder of stockpages; covers Cannons Station, Cannon Station, Coventry Depot, Darien Depot, Manchester Station, Mansfield Depot, Merrow Station, Newington Junction, Ridgefield Station, Roxbury Station, Sanford Station, Shaker Station, Stepney Depot, Vernon Depot, Washington Depot; items run from stampless (including manuscript cancels) to 1911, with a nice mix of frankings and cancels in addition to the station marks with a number of fancies; generally fresh and sound, an attractive holding, Fine to Very Fine with much better. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.8 lbs. (PDF for this Lot) (Image)

Estimate $1,000-1,500
SOLD for $750.00
Will close during Public Auction
1785 cover   imageConnecticut Postmarks by County, file box containing what appears to be a couple hundred individual covers, picture post cards and postal stationery items, all individually sleeved, many with annotations; items come from Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New London, Tolland and Windham counties; broad range of frankings ranging from the 1850s to 1930s and cancels including numerous fancies and even several County postmarks; offered as received, so well worth perusing for those hidden gems, Fine to Very Fine with better throughout, see the entire lot online. Shipping charges apply - weight 9 lbs. (Video for this lot) (Video2 for this lot) (Video3 for this lot) (Video4 for this lot) (Video5 for this lot) (Video6 for this lot) (Video7 for this lot) (Video8 for this lot) (Video9 for this lot) (Image)

Estimate $750-1,000
SOLD for $550.00
Will close during Public Auction

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