• Login Password

    Please Login. You are NOT Logged in.

Login to Use StampAuctionNetwork.
New Member? Click "Register".

StampAuctionNetwork Extended Features

StampAuctionNetwork Channels


 
You are not logged in. Please Login so that we can determine your registration status with this firm. If you have never registered, please register by selecting [Membership.Register] and check the box for this auction firm if you want to bid with them. Then Login. Listen to Live Audio!


 
logo

United States Postal History including The Angel Collection continued...

India and Afghanistan continued...
Lot Sym. Lot Description  
1424 c Image24c Purple (153). Used with 2c Red Brown (146) and 30c Black (154), tied by quartered cork cancels with "Northampton Mass. Apr. 29" (1873) circular datestamp on cover to Byculla Bombay, India and forwarded to Calcutta with pair India, 1855, 1a Brown (12), red "New York Apr. 30 *" circular datestamp, crayon "48/2" credit and "2" Colonial rate which ties the 24c stamp, red London Paid transit datestamp (May 13), Sea Post Office, Bombay and Calcutta arrival backstamps, receipt docketing of June 10, 1873, 30c stamp with minor corner creases and bottom 1a stamp with small fault at bottom, small cover repair under 30c

VERY FINE. A SPECTACULAR FOUR-COLOR MIXED FRANKING TO INDIA, WITH 1870 ISSUE BANK NOTE STAMPS PAYING THE DOUBLE RATE VIA BRITISH MAIL AND 1855-64 ONE-ANNA INDIA STAMPS PAYING FORWARDING POSTAGE.

The rate to India by British Mail via Brindisi was 28c beginning on January 1, 1871. This is the only cover with mixed U.S.-India regular postage we have encountered.

Ex Knapp, Hirschfield and Albert. With 1999 P.F. certificate (Image)

Search for comparables at SiegelAuctions.com

[Get Market Data for India 153]

E. $ 3,000-4,000

SOLD for $8,500.00
Will close during Public Auction
1425 c Image30c Black (154). Horizontal pair, used with 3c Green (147), 10c Brown (150) and 15c Bright Orange (152), tied by quartered cork cancels, light strike of red "Boston Paid" circular datestamp also ties stamps on 1871 pre-printed Bissell correspondence cover to Ahmednuggur, India, printed "Via Southampton" directive, crayon "72/4" credit for quadruple 22c rate (18c credit per rate), red crayon "4" Colonial rate, red London Paid transit datestamp (Jul. 31), Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, 15c with wrinkling from application not noted on accompanying certificate

VERY FINE. A STRIKING FOUR-COLOR 1870 BANK NOTE ISSUE FRANKING TO INDIA. ONE OF THE MOST COLORFUL OF ALL COVERS FROM THE BISSELL CORRESPONDENCE.

Ex Needham, Ackerman, Albert and Weiss. With 1991 P.F. certificate (Image)

Search for comparables at SiegelAuctions.com

[Get Market Data for India 154]

E. $ 2,000-3,000

SOLD for $2,800.00
Will close during Public Auction
1426 c Image30c Black (154). Used with pair 2c Red Brown (146) and 10c Brown (150), tied by quartered cork cancels, red "Boston Paid Jul. 11" (1871) circular datestamp on buff cover to Ahmednugger, India, red crayon "36/2" double-rate credit, red crayon "2" Colonial rate, red London Paid transit datestamp (Jul. 23), Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, minor cover wrinkling, Very Fine use paying double the 22c rate by British Mail via Southampton, from the Bissell correspondence, ex Col. Green (Image)

Search for comparables at SiegelAuctions.com

[Get Market Data for India 154]

E. $ 750-1,000

SOLD for $450.00
Will close during Public Auction
1427 c Image30c Gray Black (165). Used with pair 12c Blackish Violet (151), tied by segmented cork cancels, red "Boston Paid Nov. 23" (ca. 1875) circular datestamp on cover to Ahmednugger, India, red crayon "220/2" credit (44c expressed in centimes for double rate, applied in according with GPU/UPU requirements), red London Paid transit datestamp ties 12c pair, red crayon "2" Colonial rate, Sea Post Office and receiving backstamps, minor corner wrinkling, Very Fine, double 27c rate by British Mail via Brindisi, from the Bissell correspondence (Image)

Search for comparables at SiegelAuctions.com

[Get Market Data for India 165]

E. $ 500-750

SOLD for $650.00
Will close during Public Auction
1428 c Image8c Lilac (225). Used with 5c Chocolate (223), both tied by "Boston Mass." registry ovals and partly obscured by New York registry label on 1894 cover to Kabul Afghanistan and forwarded to Bombay, India, wide range of markings including Dead Letter Offices in Bombay, Lahore and U.S., 5c stamp light crease, Fine and unusual cover to a rare destination (Image)

Search for comparables at SiegelAuctions.com

[Get Market Data for Afghanistan 225]

E. $ 400-500

SOLD for $500.00
Will close during Public Auction

Previous Page, Next Page or Return to Table of Contents


StampAuctionCentral and StampAuctionNetwork are
Copyright © 1994-2019 Droege Computing Services, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Back to Top of Page