Lot Details

January 2023

January 17-18, 2023 in New York City

Our January 2023 sales include the "Erivan" Collection of United and Confederate States Postal History Part VIII, as well as a general sale of United States and worldwide stamps, covers, and collections.

LOT# : 35
Date: January 17, 2023

Local Stamps

40L1, City Dispatch Post (New York, NY), 1842 3c Black on grayish,

position 40, margins full to large including three full frame lines, tied by red "Free" in octagon handstamp on 1842 folded letter to local street address, matching "City Despatch Post NY Aug 2 1 o'clock" datestamp, extremely fine and choice, a late use as Alexander M. Grieg became a governmental letter carrier on August 16, 2022 Philatelic Foundation certificate (Scott $2,500)

Scott 40L1
Starting Price: $500
Hammer Price: $2,100