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Sale 1180 — The David Wingate Collection of United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 11-12 April, 2018

Category — 1845 Postmasters' Provisionals (Scott 5X1-11X8)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5
ng
Sale Number 1180, Lot Number 5, 1845 Postmasters' Provisionals (Scott 5X1-11X8)New York N.Y., 5c Black, "A.C.M." Initials (9X1b), New York N.Y., 5c Black, "A.C.M." Initials (9X1b)New York N.Y., 5c Black, "A.C.M." Initials (9X1b). Position 10, unused (no gum), Type B without the additional roll in the letter "C", large margins to clear, tiny corner margin crease at top left does not touch the design and is negligible

VERY FINE. A RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT NEW YORK POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL WITH THE "A.C.M." SIGNATURE. ESPECIALLY RARE IN UNUSED CONDITION.

The A.C.M. initials with the periods are believed to have been written by Marcena Monson, brother of Alonzo C. Monson. We have offered only two others in unused condition since 1994 and in all of our Rarities sales.

Ex Dr. Morris. With 1992 P.F. certificate stating pelure paper

4,500
2,300
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