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2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
 
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2189D, Philatelic History from the Trenchard CollectionEarly U.S. and International Stamps, Carte-de-Visite, Early U.S. and International Stamps, Carte-de-VisiteEarly U.S. and International Stamps, Carte-de-Visite. Five cards measuring approximately 62 x 100mm plus one which is mounted on larger paper (like a die proof), four are different including "Americain Stamps" showing largely inaccurate reproductions of early U.S. stamps and Carriers & Locals, "Infernal Revenue Stamps" (a play-on-words political statement with a poem about being taxed), also two "Timbres-Poste" with Europe, Asia, Africa, America and Oceana, finally one "Principaux Timbres Poste D'Europe" (the one mounted on card is also this version), a few small flaws, still Very Fine, an extremely rare group of CDVs, which are among the earliest known photographic images of stamps, several are signed on back by John K. Tiffany

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