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June 20, 2018

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Lot No. Symbol
Catalog No.

Lot Description

Est.

Opening Bid 5/27/18

   
 

FIRST DAY COVERS

 

 

156 CV
778

778 TIPEX S/S on FDC,

heavily tnd cover & S/S, pmk is TIPEX ccl "MAY 9/1936", no cachet and w/hand-written address Cat($14)

$6

$

157 CV
856

856 3 Panama Canal 25th Anniv. on FDC,

F-VF tied w/USS Charleston FDOI ccl, red & blue Plimpton Gold Seal cachet (Mell. #856-6) w/neat typed addr; clean & nice Cat($30)

$30

$12

158 CV
894

894 3 Pony Express Issue on FDC w/first Aristocrats Cachet,

F-VF, very neat script addr, cachet by Coakley of Aristocrats, St. Joseph, MO FDOI ccl, cover in excellent condition, clean, very slightly tnd and w/pencil note (catalog#) on reverse. Stuffer is detailed map of Pony Express routes, and other information, courtesy of the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce Cat($35)

$45

$8

159 CV
909-21

909-21 5 Overrun Countries Issues (13), each on separate FDC's,

VF, each w/Crosby photocachet, neat typed addr, some w/minor tng from insert, (4) have unlisted cachets Cat($480)

$425

$175

160 CV
1120

1120 4 Overland Mail Issue on UC30 FDC,

VF, addr by hand stamp, listed "AAMC catalogue as Government Flight #360 & Jet Flight J22 w/unofficial cachet, a blue rubber stamp "OVERLAND MAIL/VIA U.S. NAVY JET AIRCRAFT/(pictorial of winged circle)/SAN FRANCISCO TO ST. LOUIS/1858-24 DAYS - - 1958 - 3 HOURS". Pmk is San Francisco FDOI, reverse has blue rubber stamp labeled "ST. LOUIS/MISSOURI, PARTICIPATES". Seldom seen cover variety

$25

$4

161 CV
1345-54

1345-54 6 Historic Flag Series Complete Set/10 FDC's,

F-VF, all unaddr w/ArtCraft cachets, (7) are clean w/very minor gum tng, rest (3) have tone spots & (1) some stains. Pittsburgh July 4 1968 FDOI pmk Cat($30)

$15

$2

162 CV
1409

1409 6 Fort Snelling Issue on FDC,

VF, unaddr w/State of Minnesota First cachet, w/sgnd stuffer Cat($10)

$10

$2

163 CV
1467a

1467a 1972 Wildlife Conservation Issue, Blk/4 FDC w/L. Ziola Powell hand-painted add-on cachet,

beautiful cardinal full-frontal cachet on unaddr envelope, sgnd & this no. 1/2, scarce!

$50

$10

164 CV
1483a

1483a 8 Boston Tea Party Issue on FDC w/commemorative medal,

VF, unaddr, w/"'73' & Medal" as cachet, reverse has the Seal of the Department of the Treasury (published the cover). Cover in very good condition w/minor cnr wear. Nice collateral item for many topical collections

$15

$2

165 CV
1757b

1757b 13 Mallard (pair) from 1978 CAPEX S/S FDC,

w/premier Ham hand-painted color cachet (HAM no. 12) of Mallards in swamp, has JUN 10 1978 CAPEX STA. TORONTO, Canada FDOI ccl, sgnd, edition of (200), not numbered, overall attractive w/sm spot on front and printing line remnant on reverse Cat($50)

$40

$8

166 CV
1771

1771 15 Martin Luther King Issue FDC,

F-VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM (#23) hand-painted color cachet, sgnd & numbered 40/251. Excellent condition w/very slight overall tnd appr Cat($22)

$20

$4

167 CV
1809-10

1809-10 15 1980 Int'l Letter Writing Week Capitol Se-tenant on FDC,

F-VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM (#53) hand-painted cachet, sgnd & numbered 180/193, cover in excellent condition Cat($22)

$20

$4

168 CV
1919a

1919a 18 Space Achievements Blk/8 on FDC,

VF, unaddr w/Ham (#86) cachet, sgnd & numbered #273/300, excellent condition Cat($33)

$30

$16

169 CV
1931a

1931a 18 Architecture Blk/4 on FDC,

F-VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM (#92) hand-painted cachet, sgnd & numbered #66/330, excellent condition (near pristine), has "Kribbs'/Kover/Jekyll Island/Georgia" handstamp on reverse (most likely cover servicing company) Cat($27)

$24

$4

170 CV
1951

1951 20 Love Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM cachet (#102), sgnd & numbered #283/324 Cat($11)

$10

$2

171 CV
2010

2010 20 Horatio Alger Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr w/superior HAM (#118) hand-painted multi-color cachet, sgnd & numbered #245/300, pristine condition Cat($11)

$10

$2

172 CV
2011

2011 20 Aging Together Issue FDC, VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM (#119) hand-painted multi-color cachet, sgnd & numbered #199/300, condition would be pristine, except for very minor gum tng on reverse Cat($11)

$10

$2

173 CV
2012

2012 20 Barrymores Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM cachet, hand-painted, sgnd & numbered #186/300; also sgnd by "PAT WHEELER", a designer/collaborator w/Lois Hamilton (HAM). Excellent condition, very minor gum tng on reverse Cat($14)

$14

$2

174 CV
2014

2014 20 International Peace Garden Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr, superior HAM hand-painted cachet, sgnd & numbered #169/325, also sgnd by designer NELL URBAN, excellent condition, very minor gum tng on reverse Cat($11)

$10

$2

175 CV
2015

2015 20 American Libraries Issue FDC,

F-VF, unaddr w/superior HAM hand-painted cachet, sgnd & numbered #193/318, also sgnd by designer Luis R. Torres, excellent condition, very minor gum tng on reverse Cat($11)

$10

$2

176 CV
2019

2019 20 American Architecture "Fallingwater" Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr, superior cachet by HAM, hand-painted, sgnd & numbered #292/384, and w/designer Bob Morse signature also, excellent condition, very slight gum tng on reverse Cat($11)

$10

$2

177 CV
2023

2023 20 St. Francis of Assisi Issue FDC,

F-VF, unaddr, superior cachet by HAM, hand-painted cachet, sgnd & numbered #233/290, also sgnd by designer H.I. Swindall, excellent condition, very minor gum tng on reverse Cat($16)

$16

$2

178 CV
2024

2024 20 Ponce de Leon Issue FDC,

VF, unaddr, full front hand-painted superior HAM cachet, sgnd & numbered #159/310, also sgnd by designer NELL URBAN, excellent condition, has slight creasing in back flap, very minor gum tng Cat($11)

$10

$2

179 CV
2373

2373 1988 22 Cats, hand-painted FDC by Collins,

features the Abyssinian & Himalayan Cats, look at the cancel from Paw Paw, MI!

$25

$4

180 CV
2697//3505

2697//3505 Lot of (4) FDC's w/various full panes,

VF, consisting of 2697, 2765, 3142 & 3505. WWII are Fleetwood cachets, all unaddr & pristine condition Cat($30)

$30

$6

181 CV
3081

3081 32 Breast Cancer Awareness Issue on FDC's, Dealer Lot of (265),

generally VF, all unaddr, all w/Goldberg-Graebner cachet of Betty Ford; (232) have Washington, DC FDOI ccl, (12) have DC FDOI ccl w/PNS & Tab sgls for franking and (21) are other city FDOI w/(18) different. The estimated market value is over $500. The cv does not account for cachet maker premium Cat($331)

$140

$28

182 CV
3550A

3550A 34 United We Stamp Issue, (11) FDC's,

XF, all unaddr w/Fleetwood cachets, contains (10) w/diff cachets on #6 envelopes. Another on larger cover also incl Marshall Isl #789g and an encapsulated 1987 U.S. Commemorative $1.00 silver proof coin commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Constitution. (retail $19)

$40

$12

183 CV
C10

C10 10 Spirit of St. Louis Issue on FDC,

F-VF, pmk cds "WASHINGTON, D.C. 13/JUN 18/1927" w/text & 7-bar killer, no cachet, blue & red dbl bar w/"VIA/AIR MAIL" envelope, inscribed "WASHINGTON (MEMORY OF LINDBERGS FATHER) TO LINDYS BIRTHPLACE" between bars and addr to "HARRY CARTER/2227 Monterey/DET..MICH." On reverse, flap open, & (3) pmks; 1-cds "CLEVELAND, OHIO 3/JUN 19/1927" w/test & 7-bar killer; 2-cds "DETROIT, MICH. REC'D/JUN20/6AM/1927/ROOSEVELT PK. STA.", & 3-"DETROIT, MICH REC'D/JUN20/7AM/1927/LINWOOD STA". Reverse also has blue hand-stamp in LR cnr "H.D.W./AAMS #3916." Cat($25)

$35

$6

184 CV
C10a

C10a 10 Lindbergh Issue, Bklt sgl,

F-VF, tied to small FDC w/May 26, 1928, Wash., D.C. FDOI machine ccl, pre-printed "FIRST DAY" generic cachet in black in LL cnr & w/violet "Via Air Mail." straightline hs below stamp. Pre-printed addr to Andrew C. Schaedler (his earliest listed cachet is in 1932), so this could be the first Schaedler cachet & is not listed in Mellone's Cat($200)

$150

$30

185 CV
C11

C11 5 Beacon, Horz Pair on FDC,

F-VF, tied to cover w/Wash., D.C. FDOI ccls, uncacheted w/neat blue h/s address, clean & fresh Cat($50)

$50

$10

186 CV
C14

C14 $1.30 GRAF ZEPPELIN ON FDC/ZEPPELIN FLIGHT CARD,

VF-XF & tied to card w/APR 19, 1930 machine ccl, then flown on the Graf Zeppelin (Sieger cat. no. 64.B, cv 2,000 about $2,735. Clean & nice w/all appropriate markings

$2500

$500

187 CV
C25a

C25a 6 Twin Engine Transport Bklt Pane/3 FDC,

addr, lrg Washington cds w/4 bar killer, Artcraft cachet, slight stns on corners from mounts Cat($25)

$16

$2

188 CV
CE2

CE2 16 Red & Blue Pair on FDC Airmail envelope,

w/unlisted blue cachet of plane & town w/inscription (ink has slight bleeding), has very neat typed addr, very clean w/noticeable wrinkle under addr

$50

$10

189 CV
E18

E18 17 Orange Yellow Special Delivery on FDC,

F-VF, addr neatly typed, w/Anderson cachet of Hermes (Mercury) & text in orange. Condition very good w/slight cr in LR cnr and very minor gum tng on reverse. Has appropriate FDOI ccl & lgt "Fee Claimed..." rubber stamp on front Cat($20)

$20

$4

190 CV
UXC20

UXC20 28 Gliders Postal Card FDC,

VF, unaddr, w/superior HAM cachet (#103), sgnd & numbered #231/325, cachet celebrates the 50th anniversary of the "Soaring Society of America" and their 1982 Convention. Post card ccld by cds "EAGLE LAKE, TX/MAR/5/1982/USPO" and add'l franked w/#1596 ccld by large cds "HOUSTON, TEXAS 77201/MAR 5 1982/HOUSTON 82 STATION." Excellent condition, no cnr wear, has some ink spotting on reverse Cat($16)

$16

$2

191 CV
Waterfowl

Waterfowl Topical FDC Accumulation,

consisting of (12) U.S. postage, (2) state ducks & (3) Canadian duck stamp covers. All are very clean and all but (1) unaddr. A mix of cachets w/Artmaster (6), Colorano (8), Double A (2) and one Gillcraft. Issues are U.S. 1098, 1306, 1362, 2283, 2138-40, 2141a w/1984 & 87 Delaware and (3) 1987 duck issues. Nice additions to your bird topical

$175

$34