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# : 735
Date: October 27, 2022

Stampless Covers - General

"Boston May 13" [1790],

straightline postmark on folded letter from French Guiana to New York City, properly rated "3.8" (3dwt 8gr) representing the 2dwt 16gr postage from Boston to New York plus the 16gr ship fee, New York local currency equivalent expressed as "1/8" (1sh 8d), very fine, a nice companion to lot 729, which was bootlegged and not handled properly

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Starting Price: $50
Hammer Price: $220