Lot# 262 - Sales #3015-16 - StampShow Richmond Auctions

  • Lot# : 262 Connecticut Postal History

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    Pear (Rohloff G-3) two separate strikes of this rare cancellation tie a horizontal pair of the 3c Rose (Scott 65) on cover addressed to Blackstone, Mass., lightly struck double circle Waterbury, Con Oct 14, 67 date stamp to the left of the pair, cover slightly reduced with a tear away from the date stamp and a toning band which just touches the postmark, but does not affect the stamp, a Fine examplernThis is the only example of a Waterbury Pear cancellation on cover recorded in the Crowe census, though Rohloff estimates that there may be as many as five covers, illustrated in the Rohloff book as figure 103.
    Start Price : 2,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500.00 USD
    Hammer price : 2,500.00 USD