Lot Details

Fall Postal History 2022

October 26-27, 2022 in New York City

Our Fall 2022 Postal History sale includes the John D. Bowman Collection of Boyd's City Express Post, the William B. Robinson Collection of Wisconsin Postal History, material from the collections of Steven M. Roth and Graham Booth, FRPSL, and much more. 

LOT# : 1014
Date: October 27, 2022

1870-88 Bank Note Issues

148, 1870 6c Carmine,

used alongside 2c Brown Banknote (146), tied by NYFM negative "10" (Weiss RE-N6) on 1873 cover to St. Gallenkappel, Switzerland at the 8c Swiss Closed Mail rate, matching "New York Nov 3" datestamp, red "New York Paid All Via Hamburg Nov 6" exchange datestamp, arrival backstamps, very fine, the only example of this cancel on a NYFM cover, illustrated in Weiss (page 227), ex-Ainsworth

Scott 148
6
Starting Price: $75
Hammer Price: $230