Lot# 1035 - Sale #3012

  • Lot# : 1035 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) , both Fine, tied on registered cover to Oakland, Cal. by "U.S. Postal Agency Shanghai China" 4/27/(01) duplex, "U.S. OF AMERICA Shanghai, China" registry label (Scott FX-SH 1c) tied by purple "D.L.O. Record" box handstamp, various "notice" markings, complete purple boxed "D.L.O. Record" handstamp, backstamps include: San Francisco Registry 5/20/01, "Registry Branch, Dead Letter Office" 7/1/01 oval, stamps with small faults, Fine and rare use, only 8 covers documented with this label. (Scott $4,000 for registry label on cover).
    Start Price : 1,250 USD
    Current Opening : 750 USD
    Hammer price : 2,300 USD