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2017-04-25
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
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Sale Number 1152, Lot Number 1604, SwitzerlandSWITZERLAND, Geneva, 1848, 5c Black on Dark Green, Large Eagle (2L4; Zumstein 7), SWITZERLAND, Geneva, 1848, 5c Black on Dark Green, Large Eagle (2L4; Zumstein 7)SWITZERLAND, Geneva, 1848, 5c Black on Dark Green, Large Eagle (2L4; Zumstein 7). Full margins all around, deep paper colors, highly detailed impression, tied by red rosette on 1849 local folded cover, red Geneva circular datestamp, a few filed folds not affecting stamp, which is Very Fine, signed Fulpius and with 2009 von der Weid certificate, Zumstein SF 5,500

5,750
850
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1720, Local Posts: Adams thru Cummings & WrightAdams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4), Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4). Irregular margins, large on two sides, into bottom left corner, ms. "X" cancel, tied by black "New-York 5 cts Apr. 12" circular datestamp on buff cover to Willsborough N.Y., blue "Williamsburg N.Y. Apr. 15" circular datestamp, ms. "Missent & ford.", slight creasing and wear around edges

FINE. AN ASTONISHING COVER, ON WHICH THE RARE CITY EXPRESS POST STAMP WITH "ADAMS" DELETED IS TIED BY THE POST OFFICE DATESTAMP.

Of the few covers known with the Adams 2L4 stamp, this is believed to be the only one with the stamp actually tied by a cancellation of any type. In this instance, the New York 5c unpaid rate datestamp was struck over the local stamp.

Ex Needham, Golden and Geisler. With 2000 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail $5,500.00

E. 2,000-3,000
4,250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
c
Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1070, Local and Private Posts (Adams thru Berford)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4), Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4). Irregular margins, large on two sides, into bottom left corner, ms. "X" cancel, tied by black "New-York 5 cts Apr. 12" circular datestamp on buff cover to Willsborough N.Y., blue "Williamsburg N.Y. Apr. 15" circular datestamp, ms. "Missent & ford.", slight creasing and wear around edges

FINE. AN ASTONISHING COVER, ON WHICH THE RARE CITY EXPRESS POST STAMP WITH "ADAMS" DELETED IS TIED BY THE POST OFFICE DATESTAMP.

Of the few covers known with the Adams 2L4 stamp, this is believed to be the only one with the stamp actually tied by a cancellation of any type. In this instance, the New York 5c unpaid rate datestamp was struck over the local stamp.

Ex Needham and Golden. With 2000 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail $5,500.00

E. 5,000-7,500
3,750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
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Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4566, Local Posts (Adams thru Bouton)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4), Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4). Irregular margins, large on two sides, into bottom left corner, ms. "X" cancel, tied by black "New-York 5 cts Apr. 12" circular datestamp on buff cover to Willsborough N.Y., blue "Williamsburg N.Y. Apr. 15" circular datestamp, ms. "Missent & ford.", slight creasing and wear around edges

FINE. AN ASTONISHING COVER, ON WHICH THE RARE CITY EXPRESS POST STAMP WITH "ADAMS" DELETED IS TIED BY THE POST OFFICE DATESTAMP.

Of the few covers known with the Adams 2L4 stamp, this is believed to be the only one with the stamp actually tied by a cancellation of any type. In this instance, the New York 5c unpaid rate datestamp was struck over the local stamp.

Ex Needham and Golden. With 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 5,000-7,500
5,750
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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 437, Adams City Express Post (New York NY)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4), Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4)Adams' City Express Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Gray (2L4). Irregular margins, large on two sides, into bottom left corner, ms. "X" cancel, tied by black "New-York 5 cts Apr. 12" circular datestamp on buff cover to Willsborough N.Y., blue "Williamsburg N.Y. Apr. 15" circular datestamp, ms. "Missent & ford.", slight creasing and wear around edges

FINE. AN ASTONISHING COVER, ON WHICH THE RARE CITY EXPRESS POST STAMP WITH "ADAMS" DELETED IS TIED BY THE POST OFFICE DATESTAMP.

Of the few covers known with the Adams 2L4 stamp, this is believed to be the only one with the stamp actually tied by a cancellation of any type. In this instance, the New York 5c unpaid rate datestamp was struck over the local stamp.

Ex Needham.

E. 5,000-7,500
5,000
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