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

Sale Date — Wednesday, 28 September, 2022

Category — Foreign Uses: Italy & Spain

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
354
c
Sale 1264, Lot 354, Foreign Uses: Italy & Spain6c Ultramarine (115). Bright shade, centered to top, used with 30c Orange, F Grill (100) and 2c Brown (113), tied by large circle of wedges cancels, red "New York Paid All Dec. 11" (1869) circular datestamp on cover with printed return address from Boston to Genoa, Italy, Milan and receiving backstamps, missing top flap and some edge flaws, 6c fault at top from placement at edge of cover, otherwise Fine, colorful franking to pay double the 19c rate by NGU Mail, this was instead sent at double the 15c Italian Closed Mail rate so was overpaid by 8c, ex Dr. Heimburger

E. 750-1,000
400