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Matthew Bennett International Sale: 361

United States
Postal History

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 1
Symbol: C

image "Marine Det. Am. Legation Peiping (Pekin) China", multiple 3/20/33 duplex c.d.s.'s on 1c entire to Dept. of State, Washing D.C., manuscript "Peiping Pouch" at lower left, additionally franked with 1c-2c (617-18) and additional 2c (689), all F-VF, Very Fine cover, scarce usage.
Estimate 400 - 500 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 200.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:31:29 EST
Sold For 200

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 2
Symbol: C

image "Way 26", manuscript rate on f.l.s. with printed illustrated letterhead (Bank Draft) to Peace Dale, R.I., datelined New Orleans 12/1/43, blue Mobile, Ala. 12/4 c.d.s, file folds, still Very Fine cover.
Estimate 200 - 300 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 150.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:32:02 EST
Sold For 150

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 3
Symbol: C

image "Winchester Repeating Rifles, Shot Guns and Single Shot Rifles", Multicolored illustrated advertising on cover to Syracuse, NY, 2c (319) tied by Detroit Mich. 8/19/06 machine cancel, trivial small edge tear, otherwise Very Fine cover.
Estimate 150 - 200 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 150.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:32:15 EST
Sold For 150

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 4
Symbol: C

image "Hammerless Double Barrel Gun", blue illustrated advertising with additional overall advertising on reverse, on cover to Pottstown, Pa., 2c (267), tied by Pittsburgh, Pa. machine cancel, Very Fine cover.
Estimate 100 - 150 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 140.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:32:25 EST
Sold For 140

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 5
Symbol: C

image "Kirkwood House, Washington DC", identical embossed oval advertising corner cards, one blue other green, on covers addressed to James W. Denver, Lecompton, Kans. Territory, ea. franked by 3c (26), both tied by Washington, DC c.d.s.'s, Very Fine covers.
Estimate 100 - 150

"Jim" Denver was governor of Kansas during the lead up to the Civil War, and a representative from California. The city of Denver CO was named after him.
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Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 150.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:32:47 EST
Sold For 150

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 6
Symbol: C

image "Fire Proof Safe, Business, Office, Desk and House", lovely large illustrated broadside (see Illustrated Cover Catalogue # 347) with additional red addenda in left margin mentioning the great Boston fire of 1861, 1c blue (63) tied by neat cork cancel, Very Fine.
Estimate 200 - 300 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 110.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:33:08 EST
Sold For 110

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 7
Symbol: C

image "Brown's Patent Safety Money-Drawer", illustrated advertising letter sheet to NH, well struck Lowell, Ma. "Paid" c.d.s., mended backflap still Very Fine and attractive circular.
Estimate 100 - 150 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 70.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:33:27 EST
Sold For 70

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 8
Symbol: C

image Ladies Ornate Valentine Cover, Circa 1850's, bronzed 10-1/2 x 8-1/2 illustrated valentine used to Crosswicks, N.J., blue Philadelphia, Pa. 2/16 c.d.s., red octagonal "6" rate and matching "Paid" straight-line, couple edge tears/flaws and lacking backflap, still fresh and well preserved large sized cover.
Estimate 200 - 300 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 130.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:33:37 EST
Sold For 130

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 9
Symbol: C
Cat No: 9X1

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image New York, N.Y., 1846, 5¢ black on bluish, signed "ACM" connected (9X1), tight margins to barely touching, tied on outer f.l.s. to Reading, Pa. by manuscript cancel, faint red New York c.d.s. and matching arc "Paid", F-VF cover.
Scott $600 Scott $600 (Image)

Scott $600

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 425.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:33:53 EST
Sold For 425

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 10
Symbol: C
Cat No: 8A

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image 1¢ blue, type IIIa, Pos. 24L4 (8A), near four margins, tied on drop cover by attractive large Boston "Paid" grid, Boston Mass c.d.s., stamp show clear break at top and possible break at bottom, Very Fine cover.
Scott $825 Scott $825 (Image)

Scott $825

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 1,000.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:34:23 EST
Sold For 1000

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 11
Symbol: C
Cat No: 10

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image 3¢ orange brown, type I (10), Pos. 95R1l showing shift in all four rosettes, clear margins to barely in across top, beautiful color centrally struck blue grid and matching Concord, NH 8/11/(51) c.d.s., overall illustrated advertising on reverse for insurance company (New England Mutual Fire Ins. Co.), with enclosure, Very Fine cover.
Scott $260 Scott $260 (Image)

Scott $260

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 100.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:34:45 EST
Sold For 100

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 12
Symbol: C
Cat No: 113c

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image 1869, 2¢ brown, bisected (113c), horizontal pair with right stamp bisected vertically to pay the 3c rate to Pa., Paxton 2/6/74 manuscript town at lower left, stamps with identical manuscript cancel, Very Fine and extremely scarce cover.
Scott $6,000

Expertization: with 2000 P.F. certificate. Scott $6,000 (Image)

Scott $6,000

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Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:35:17 EST
Sold For 0

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 13
Symbol: C
Cat No: 152

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image 1870, 15¢ bright orange (152), fresh and exceptionally well centered single, target cancel, not tied on 6¢ (Reay issue), legal sized registered entire, with matching target cancel, to Muncie Indiana, "Dayton Wash (territorial) Oct 4, 1873" c.d.s., ms "NO1" and "13916" ms "application for bounty of Dan Kimboll Co.D 41st 2nd cavl", various edge tears and small repair, Fine.
Estimate 150 - 200

Provenance: Landau, with his write-up (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 110.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:35:29 EST
Sold For 110

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 14
Symbol: C
Cat No: 544

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image 1923, 1¢ green, rotary press sheet waste, perf 11 (544), Very Fine for this issue, tied on illustrated advertising postcard to Salem, N.J. by Philadelphia, Pa. 8/26/23 advertising slogan machine cancel, a choice example of this rare coil waste on card.
Scott $5,500

Expertization: with 1978, 2014 P.F. certificates. Scott $5,500 (Image)

Scott $5,500

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 2,400.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:36:17 EST
Sold For 2400

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 15
Symbol: C
Cat No: 2870

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image 1994, 29¢ Legends of the West, recalled (2870), complete sheet tied on cover "North Salem MA Dec 17 1994" early usage, Very Fine, first cover we've seen. Unpriced used.
Estimate 75 - 100 (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 300.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:37:35 EST
Sold For 300

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 16
Symbol: C
Cat No: 141L2

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image Union Square Post Office, 1852, 1¢ black on light apple green (141L2), nearly four margins, uncanceled, used with a four margin 3¢ dull red (11A) tied by a partial Apr 4 New York c.d.s. on a locally addressed cover. Fine.
Estimate 100 - 150

Expertization: with 2001 P.F. certificate. (Image)

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 120.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:38:04 EST
Sold For 120


1847 Issue

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 17
Symbol: P
Cat No: 1

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image 1847, 5¢ red brown (1), tied on piece with light red grid cancel leaving variety fully visible, ample to large margins, close at upper right. Fresh F.-V.F.
Scott $400 Scott $400 (Image)

Scott $400

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 210.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:38:22 EST
Sold For 210

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 18
Symbol: P
Cat No: 2

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image 1847, 10¢ black (2), tied on piece with red "St Louis" town postmarks, large margins three sides, just into frame line at bottom, rich color. F.-V.F.
Scott $750 Scott $750 (Image)

Scott $750

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 525.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:38:34 EST
Sold For 525

Sale No: 361
Lot No: 19
Symbol: *
Cat No: 3

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image 1847 (1875 Reproduction), 5¢ red brown (3), without gum as issued, ample margins, brilliant color. Trivial offset on reverse, mentioned only for accuracy. Fresh and Very Fine.
Scott $900 Scott $900 (Image)

Scott $900

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 700.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:39:08 EST
Sold For 700
Sale No: 361
Lot No: 20
Symbol: *
Cat No: 4

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image 1847 (1875 Reproduction), 10¢ black (4), without gum as issued, large even margins. Fresh and choice Very Fine.
Scott $1,150 Scott $1,150 (Image)

Scott $1,150

Openings not Provided
Sold...US$ 1,000.00


Closed..Jun-11-2021, 10:39:26 EST
Sold For 1000

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