Lot Details

Spring 2022

June 22-24, 2022 in New York City
LOT# : 99
Date: June 24, 2022

Columbia, SC

18XU1, Columbia, SC, 5c Blue entire, Type I, extraordinarily clear strike of provisional handstamp on orange cover to Charleston, South Carolina, matching "Columbia S.C. 27 Nov" datestamp and straightline "Paid", manuscript "In haste" at bottom left, very fine and choice, when sold in the Caspary sale in 1956 this cover realized $95 against a Scott catalogue value of $40 (Scott $900)
Provenance: Alfred H. Caspary (H.R. Harmer Sale 989, 1956)

Starting Price: $200
Hammer Price: $1,700