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# : 17
Date: January 17, 2023

1857-60 Issue

71, 1861 30c Orange,

pair and single, used alongside two 1861 3c Rose (65) and 10c Green (68) on 1866 cover to Amoy, China, each stamp with neat cork cancel, endorsed "Via Marseilles", faint red "N. York Am. Pkt. Paid" datestamp, London transit and "2" British colonial credit, Hong Kong backstamp, two left 30c stamps with perforations cut off at left prior to use, a very fine and beautiful cover paying double the 53c rate via Marseilles, 2022 Philatelic Foundation certificate

Scott 71
Starting Price: $500
Hammer Price: $1,900