EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE AND COLORFUL USE OF THE 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE ON A COVER TO SWEDEN.
The Charleston office presumably accepted the 3c stamp plus cash as prepayment of the 5c inland rate. From New York the cover was sent unpaid.
With 1989 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE. A REMARKABLE 12-CENT 1851 ISSUE FRANKING USED TO PREPAY THE 42-CENT PRUSSIAN CLOSED MAIL RATE TO SWEDEN.
Covers to Sweden with the 1851 Issue are very rare. This 12c and 3c combination is one of the most attractive of the small population we have encountered.
VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE THREE-COLOR 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE FRANKING, PAYING THE 14-CENT DIRECT RATE TO SWEDEN BY NORTH GERMAN UNION MAIL VIA CHICAGO EXCHANGE OFFICE.
Illustrated and discussed in an article by Michael Laurence in the special Ameripex issue of the Chronicle (No. 130, 1986, pp. 122-124). No. 380 in the Laurence census in Ten-Cent 1869 Covers. Ex Juhring and Ishikawa
VERY FINE. A LOVELY 10-CENT AND 3-CENT 1869 ISSUE FRANKING, PAYING THE 14-CENT DIRECT RATE TO SWEDEN BY NORTH GERMAN UNION MAIL.
No. 384 in the Laurence census in Ten-Cent 1869 Covers. Ex Klein