Sale 769 — The Honolulu Advertiser Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 7 November, 1995

Category — 1857-89 Kamehameha III Issues (Scott 8-11)

Cat./Est. Value
Sale 769, Lot 125, 1857-89 Kamehameha III Issues (Scott 8-11)1857, 5c Blue, Thin White Wove (8). Right sheet margin and large margins on two sides, in at top and nicked at corner, uncanceled, offset from address ties stamp at corner, red "Honolulu U.S. Postage Paid Jul. 18" large cds, with two vertical pairs of United States 1857 3c Dull Red (26), tied by "San Francisco Cal. Aug. 3, 1860" cds on small cover to Violet Bank near Petersburg, Va., carried on the Frances Palmer (cleared Jul. 18, arrived Aug. 1), minor flap tears (one just nicks top of envelope), otherwise fresh and Very Fine, an extremely unusual franking to prepay U.S. rate, , ex Knapp, Krug, Meroni, signed Ashbrook

E. 3,000-4,000