EXTREMELY FINE. ONLY EIGHT 10-CENT TYPE II GOLIAD PROVISIONAL STAMPS ARE RECORDED, INCLUDING THREE OFF COVER. THIS AND THE EX-CASPARY STAMP ARE THE TWO FINEST EXAMPLES OFF COVER.
Of the eight normal Goliad 10c Type II (29X7) stamps in our records, five are used on covers, including an uncancelled stamp on a cover in the Tapling collection at the British Library. In addition to the normal 10c Type II, there are three of the Type II “GOILAD” spelling error (two on covers).
This stamp is illustrated in the Scott Catalogue Goliad listings. Ex Ferrary (with his small purple trefoil backstamp), Hind and Hall. With 2000 P.F. certificate.