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Sale 922 — United States Bank Note Issues, featuring the Mercedes Collection

Sale Date — Thursday, 19 October, 2006

Category — Mail to France

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1304
c
Sale Number 922, Lot Number 1304, Mail to France6c Carmine, 24c Purple (148, 153), 6c Carmine, 24c Purple (148, 153)6c Carmine, 24c Purple (148, 153). Rich colors, tied by quartered corks, "New Orleans La. Jul. 17" circular datestamps on 1872 folded letter to Bordeaux, France, red "New York Paid 12 Jul. 24" (1872) credit datestamp, red London transit and "PD" oval handstamp, receiving backstamp, stamps with minor imperfections at top, Very Fine, scarce franking overpaying 26c rate to France via England, ex Gibson

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
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