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Latin America
Latin America
Colombia
2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
c
Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 568, 1921 30-Cent Rose (C15)COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, -2/3 Vertical Bisect as 20c (C15 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, -2/3 Vertical Bisect as 20c (C15 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, -2/3 Vertical Bisect as 20c (C15 var). Left -2/3 bisect, used with normal 30c and National 3c pair, Air Post stamps tied by violet "Servicio Postal Aereo SCADTA, Bogota" cancels on legal-sized cover to New York, Barranquilla Jan. 1922 datestamp ties National stamp and bisect across cut, cover reduced at left and opened on three sides, some toning affecting stamps

FINE APPEARANCE. ONLY THREE BISECT COVERS ARE KNOWN USING THE 30-CENTAVOS SCADTA SECOND ISSUE, ESPECIALLY RARE TO NEW YORK.

The -2/3 bisect and normal stamp correctly pay the double letter rate to New York. While bisects were not officially allowed, they were tolerated by SCADTA officials. With 2010 Colomphil certificate

E. 1,500-2,000
0
Foreign (non-U.S.)
Latin America
Latin America
Colombia
2017-11-14
The Barry P. Fletcher Collection of Colombian Air Post Issues
c
Sale Number 1168, Lot Number 3083, 1921 SCADTA Second Issue thru Consular Forerunners (C13, C15, CLEU1-CLEU2)COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, Diagonal Bisect, Air Post (C15 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, Diagonal Bisect, Air Post (C15 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, 30c Rose, Diagonal Bisect, Air Post (C15 var). Top right diagonal bisect, tied across cut with National 3c by large blue Barranquilla datestamp (in transit), used with normal 30c Rose and tied by "Sociedad Colomo-Alemana de Transportes Aereos" three-line handstamp on Oct. 1921 legal sized cover with American Woolen Products printed address to New York, cover with file fold at far left away from stamps

VERY FINE AND STUNNING SHOWPIECE. THE UNIQUE COMMERICAL USE THE 30-CENT ROSE BISECT. STATED BY GEBAUER AS "THE GREATEST FIND IN SCADTA STAMPS".

This commercial cover pays the correct 45c rate (30c plus bisect of 15c) for up to 60 grams. Illustrated in Gebauer on page 48, along with the three other known bisects. See Lot 3111 for the Colomphil No. 8 -2/3 bisect.

Ex Cole, Matthews, Gebauer, Friedman and Johnson.

E. 2,000-3,000
2,300
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