Lot# 1034 - Sale #3012

  • Lot# : 1034 The Van Ingen 1st Bureau Issues Collection

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    1901 Use from Shanghai China with 5c, 8c Bureaus and Shanghai Registry Exchange Label, 8c (272) plus 5c (281) tied on registered cover to Oakland, Cal. by "U.S. Postal Agency Shanghai China" 8/28/(01) duplex, "U.S. OF AMERICA Shanghai, China" registry label (FX-SH1c) tied by purple "Unclaimed" straightline handstamp, various "notice" markings, complete purple boxed "D.L.O. Record" handstamp, backstamps include: San Francisco Registry 9/20/01, Registered Oakland, Cal 9/22/01, "Registry Branch, Dead Letter Office" 10/28/01 oval, light rust stain, away from marking, Fine and Rare use, only 8 covers documented with this label (Scott $4,000 for registry label on cover).
    Start Price : 1,500 USD
    Current Opening : 900 USD
    Hammer price : 2,300 USD