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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 139L7, Symbol IN ("NG")
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U.S. Stamps
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Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-11-15
The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1715, Third Avenue Post OfficeThird Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7), Third Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7)Third Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7). Cut to oval shape as always, small part original gum, slight thin

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED THIRD AVENUE POST STAMPS ON PINK PAPER.

The Third Avenue Post Office was operated by S. Rothenheim in 1855 and 1856. Rothenheim was at one time a carrier for Boyd's post. The three recorded examples are as follows: 1) cut to shape, the stamp offered here, ex Golden (Siegel Sale 817, lot 1550, realized $4,750 hammer); 2) uncancelled on cover to Dobbs Ferry N.Y., ex Hall (Siegel Sale 830, lot 785, realized $6,000 hammer); and 3) uncancelled on cover to Nevada City Cal. with certificate stating stamp does not originate (we disagree), Siegel Sale 846 (realized $2,600 hammer).

Ex Mason, Lilly, Boker and Golden. With 1999 P.F. certificate

5,250
2,800
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
1999-11-15
The David Golden Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 817, Lot Number 1550, Third Avenue Post Office (New York NY) (Part II)Third Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7), Third Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7)Third Avenue Post Office, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Pink (139L7). Cut to oval shape as always, small part original gum, slight thin

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THE ONLY RECORDED THIRD AVENUE POST STAMP ON PINK PAPER.

Ex Mason, Lilly and Boker.

E. 2,000-3,000
4,750
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