Lot# 264 - Sales #3015-16 - StampShow Richmond Auctions

  • Lot# : 264 Connecticut Postal History

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    Heart with Arrow Pointing Down to Right (Rohloff J-5, Type 1) bold sock-on-the nose strike cancels 3c Green (National printing, Scott 147), matching rimless Waterbury CT Feb 15 date stamp to the left, on cover addressed to Brooklyn NY, cover missing the lower right corner, otherwise Very Fine; PSE certificate 16439 which is not included, Ex-John R. Boker, Jr.rnThe Crowe census records 10 examples of this cancellation on cover, Rohloff estimated that only 5 existed, used only between Feb 14-15 in 1871.
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
    Hammer price : 3,250.00 USD