VERY FINE. A SCARCE MATCHED SET OF TOP POSITION PLATE BLOCKS OF THE GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE.
Most sets offered are not matched.
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE BUFFALO BALLOON AIR POST ISSUE.
The Buffalo Balloon stamp, designed by John F. B. Lillard and engraved by John H. Snively, was printed by Wheeler Brothers Printers in Nashville, Tenn., The stamps were intended for use on a balloon flight from Nashville to Gallatin Tenn., which took place on June 18, 1877. Of the 300 that were printed, only 23 were used.
VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE IMPRINT AND PLATE NUMBER STRIP OF FOUR OF THE FIRST SPECIAL DELIVERY ISSUE.
This is the only imprint and plate number multiple to appear in Power Search.