Sale 1242 — The Gordon Eubanks Collection: United States 1851 to 1856 Imperforate Issue

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 12-13 October, 2021

Category — Three-Cent: Illustrated Designs

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
225
c
Sale 1242, Lot 225, Three-Cent: Illustrated Designs3c Dull Red, Type II (11A). Position 28L3, full margins to clear, rich color, tied by red "Paid/U.S. Mail/City Delivery/2/Aug. 3" carrier department double-circle datestamp on cover to New York City address, with Albany Iron & Saw Works corner card depicting a saw blade, small bit of blue pen at right of stamp, most of backflap missing, Extremely Fine, this 2c Carrier Department handstamp is very rare on the 3c 1851 Issue--here overpaying the 1c drop rate and 1c carrier fee, ex Jessup and W. A. Fox ("Renard"), with 2006 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
425