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Sale 1101 — United States Carriers and Locals, Featuring the Gordon Stimmell Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 23 June, 2015

Category — Local Posts: City Dispatch (Phila.) thru Dupuy & Schenck

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
721
c
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 721, Local Posts: City Dispatch (Phila.) thru Dupuy & SchenckCummings' City Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Yellow Glazed (55L3), Cummings' City Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Yellow Glazed (55L3)Cummings' City Post, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Yellow Glazed (55L3). Clear margins to just in, cancelled by black dotted grid and tied by red "New-York 10cts. Jan. 7" integral-rate circular datestamp on folded cover to Detroit Mich., manuscript "Private", file folds do not affect the stamp

VERY FINE. A VERY RARE TIED EXAMPLE OF THE CUMMINGS' "LETTER & HEART" STAMP ON YELLOW PAPER.

The Cummings' "Letter & Heart" stamp was printed on three different papers -- Rose, Green and Yellow -- any examples tied by a New York datestamp are very rare

E. 1,500-2,000
750
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