Lot Details

June 2023

"Erivan" Collection Part IX and Canal Zone Stamps and Covers

June 20-21, 2023 in New York City

Our June sales include Part IX of the "Erivan" Collection of United and Confederate States Postal History and a catalogue of Canal Zone stamps and covers featuring the collections of James W. Crumpacker and Paul F. Ammons.

LOT# : 6
Date: June 21, 2023

1847 Issue

1, 1847 5c Brown,

four mostly large margins, tied by magenta grid to cover to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, blue "Buffalo N.Y. Dec 20" (1847) oval datestamp with fleurons, very fine and attractive early shade and impression, USPCS Census #5554 (Scott $425) 

Provenance: Sidney A. Hessel (H.R. Harmer Sale 2343, 1976)

Scott 1
Starting Price: $100
Hammer Price: $425