Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    12c Blackish Violet (162), pair on cover from Leominster, Mass. to the Seychelle Islands, tied by Leominster Stove Pipe cancel and by red London PAID transit mark, addressed to "Mr. Frank Cook, Mayher [sic] Seychelle Islands, Indian Ocean, Barque Laetitia, Capt. Green", with appropriate backstamps; the cover roughly opened at the right and the right stamp has an insignificant crease at the top; Fine to Very Fine and a rare usage.

    Estimate $500-$750

    Expertization: 2004 PSE Certificate

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2009
    7th-11th Friday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 483

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Aug 11, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 November 12 - 13 Space Exploration Signature Auction.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search