12c Black, Plate 3 (36B).
Perfs trimmed at left, used with 1c Blue (63) and five 3c Rose (65),
three 3c s.e., tied by large Boston "Paid" grids and red "Boston Br. Pkt. 7 Paid Sep. 8" credit datestamp on Major General John E. Wool Patriotic cover to Vienna, Austria,
1863 usage, red framed Aachen transit, endorsed "Per 'Arabia' via England & Belgium"
, receiving backstamp, 1c and one of the 3c stamps faulty
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A SPECTACULAR AND RARE ANGELL PATRIOTIC COVER TO AUSTRIA COMBINING THE 12-CENT STAMP FROM THE 1857 ISSUE WITH THE ONE-CENT AND 3-CENT STAMPS FROM THE 1861 ISSUE.
Only five covers in the Matthies sale of Angell covers bear a combination of stamps from the two issues.
Ex Matthies and Myers. With 2015 P.F. certificate
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