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
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 The rate was superseded by the 22c rate in March 1870.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.