Sale 895 — 2005 Rarities of the World
Sale Date — Friday, 3 June, 2005
Category — Postmasters Provisionals (Annapolis thru Baltimore)
VERY FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE ANNAPOLIS POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL MARKING USED AS A POSTMARK ON A LOCALLY-ADDRESSED DROP-RATE COVER.
The Scott Catalogue notes that "Similar circular design in blue without numeral or "Paid" is known to have been used as a postmark."
VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT BALTIMORE POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL ON WHITE PAPER.
No. 12 in the Hayes census.
VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT BLUE BALTIMORE PROVISIONAL ENTIRE.
No. 30 in the Hayes census.