Lot# 34 - Erivan Sale 1

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    Bayonne City Dispatch (New Jersey), 9L1, 1883 1c Black, four margin stamp showing a double transfer at the center of the design, tied by proper violet three ring concentric circle killer on locally used amber cover addressed to Philip La Tourette, 3-line "Bayonne City, May 15, 1883 Dispatch" postmark at center, the stamp with a light bend at the lower left caused by a cover wrinkle, the cover with small edge flaws at the top and missing part of the back flap, Fine and attractive; a 2002 article by John Bowman published in the Penny Post estimated that only 30 to 40 covers with this local exist and that all, but one of those covers were locally used (Scott $750)
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 375 USD
    Hammer price : 375 USD