Sale 913 — 2006 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2006

Category — 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
579
c
Sale 913, Lot 579, 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27). Vertical strip of three, perfs scissors-separated but intact, tied by "New Orleans La. Apr. 28, 1859" circular datestamps on folded letter to France, red "New York Paid 3 May 7" credit datestamp, red boxed "PD" also ties strip as does light strike of French ultramarine octagonal datestamp, various transit backstamps, some slight overall toning, Very Fine, scarce strip used on a cover carried by American Packet

E. 3,000-4,000
2,600