Sale 925 — The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals

Sale Date — Wednesday, 15 November, 2006

Category — 1851 One-Cent Eagle General Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1145
 
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1145, 1851 One-Cent Eagle General Issue1c Blue, Eagle Carrier (LO2), 1c Blue, Eagle Carrier (LO2)1c Blue, Eagle Carrier (LO2). Vertical strip of three and single, ample margins to slightly cut in, faint red carrier cancels, tied by "Philadelphia Pa. 5 Mar. 26" integral-rate circular datestamp on piece, piece creased but not affecting stamps, apparently the strip was intended to prepay 3c regular postage, but the "5" rate datestamp indicates Philadelphia rejected this invalid form of prepayment, ex Seybold

E. 400-500
750