Lot Details

March United States Postal History

Featuring The Leonard Piszkiewicz Collection of Chicago Postal History, The Van Koppersmith Collection of Philadelphia Postal History and The Tony Dewey Collection of Hartford Postal History

March 28-29, 2023 New York City
LOT# : 1090
Date: March 28, 2023

Illinois Postal History

West Branch P.O.,

oval handstamp ties 1861 3c Rose (65) to locally-addressed cover, small stain at bottom right, otherwise very fine and scarce, as the address was on the west side of the river the cover never passed through the main Chicago post office and this branch handstamp was used as a killer

Scott 65
Starting Price: $50
Hammer Price: $60