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Home > Auction #203 > "GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY" GLACIER NATIONAL PARK INDIAN POSTER STAMP SET.

Auction Icon "GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY" GLACIER NATIONAL PARK INDIAN POSTER STAMP SET.

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Winning Bid: $86.25 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Bids: 1
Bidding Ended: June 22, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Auction: Auction #203 - Part I
Item numbers 1 through 1428 in auction 203

Item Description

Each is 1.5x2.25" c. 1915. Set of ten with wonderful art by J. Scheverle showing ten specifically named Indians, all from Blackfeet tribe. Stamps are numbered consecutively 11-20 and names include Chief Curly Bear, Many Tail Feathers, No Go Out, and Wolf Eagle. The railway company employed some of these Indians shown on the stamps to greet tourists when trains arrived at park. Tiny bit of aging but overall Fine to VF. Superb designs. (G - $100 to $200)

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