Lot# 44 - Erivan Sale 1

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    Hale & Co. Boston, 75L5, 1844 (6c) Blue, horizontal pair affixed but not tied on folded letter datelined "Boston 19th July 1844," lightly struck boxed Hale & Co. forwarded handstamps, addressed to New York (City), manuscript "Hale" at lower left, stamps clear to large margins, sealed cover tear passes under the upper right corner of the right stamp of the pair, but the stamp appears to be sound, Very Fine and attractive (Scott $900 for a pair on cover tied by handstamp but it does not price a pair not tied)

    Provenance: Edward S. Knapp (Parke-Bernet Galleries Part One, 1941)

    Start Price : 200 USD
    Current Opening : 450 USD
    Hammer price : 1,100 USD