Sale 1150 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday, 1 March, 2017

Category — Local Posts and Independent Mails: American Letter thru Penny Express Co.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1314
c
Sale 1150, Lot 1314, Local Posts and Independent Mails: American Letter thru Penny Express Co.Blood's Penny Post, Philadelphia Pa., (1c) Black (15L18). Tied by Blood's double-circle datestamp, second strike at top right dated May 29, 1858, used with 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), affixed slightly over Blood's datestamp and tied by grid, "Philadelphia Pa. May 29" circular datestamp on cover to Baltimore with Joseph Cressman's tobacco advertising corner card with illustration of Indian maiden and containers of tobacco products, Blood's stamp with 7mm scissors-cut at top left, still Very Fine and attractive use, illustrated in Penny Post (Aug. 1992), with 1998 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
600