Sale 1264 — The Stephen Rose Collection of 2c 1869 Pictorial Issue

Sale Date — Wednesday, 28 September, 2022

Category — Foreign Uses: Mexico, Cuba, DWI, South & Central America

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
329
c
Sale 1264, Lot 329, Foreign Uses: Mexico, Cuba, DWI, South & Central America15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II (119). Two singles, used with two 2c Brown (113), all tied by rosette cancels on on small 1870 cover to Lima, Peru, red crayon "24" credit, "Lima 4 MZO 1870" receiving datestamp on back, small edge tear at top is inconsequential

VERY FINE. A STRIKING AND RARE COMBINATION OF 2-CENT AND 15-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE STAMPS ON A 34-CENT RATE COVER TO PERU BY AMERICAN AND BRITISH PACKET, FROM THE DAVIS CORRESPONDENCE.

The 34c rate prepaid 10c U.S. postage to Panama by American Packet and the 24c British Packet charge for service to Peru. The rate was superseded by the 22c rate in March 1870.

Ex Ishikawa, Walske and from our 1976 Rarities sale.

E. 2,000-3,000
2,100