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# : 725
Date: October 27, 2022

Stampless Covers - General

"April 21 George Town Marland Potomack" [1788],

dateline on folded letter to Philadelphia, manuscript "Post Paid 2.16" [dwt] reflecting the old, higher rate prior to the rate reduction of April 5, 1788, the Philadelphia postmaster crossed out the ".16" in a different ink leaving the correct rate of 2dwt, some light staining, otherwise fine

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Starting Price: $50
Hammer Price: $70