Sale 925 — The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
Sale Date — Wednesday, 15 November, 2006
Category — East River thru Faunce
EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF TWO RECORDED MULTIPLES OF THE EAST RIVER POST OFFICE "18 AVE. D" STAMP. AN OUTSTANDING EXAMPLE OF THIS SCARCE AND DISTINCTIVE STAMP, WITH ITS ILLUSTRATION OF A SIDEWHEEL SAILING VESSEL.
This pair was featured on the cover of the 1973 Robson Lowe sale of a portion of the Boker Carriers and Locals collection.
Ex Caspary, Boker and Golden (Siegel Sale 817, lot 1045, realized $4,000 hammer)