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# : 16
Date: 06/21/2023 - 21:00

1861-66 Issue

tied by quartered cork cancel with "P.O.D. U.S. Co. Genl. Shanghai May 26" datestamp alongside on 1868 cover to San Francisco, carried on PMSS Costa Rica departing Shanghai May 26 and arriving Yokohama June 3, then PMSS China departing Yokohama June 5 and arriving San Francisco June 26, red "China and Japan Steam Service" oval handstamp, "San Francisco Paid All Jun 26" backstamp, barely reduced at right, very fine and attractive

Scott 68
Starting Price: $200
Hammer Price: $325