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    A Rare 2c 1869 Caribbean Usage

    1869, September 11, Baltimore, Md. to St. Lucia, B.W.I. via St. Thomas. Folded Prices Current franked with a pair of 1869 2¢ Brown (113) tied by neat quartered cork cancels and by partial St. Lucia receiving c.d.s., "1" (penny) postage due in manuscript, backstamped St. Thomas , Sept 30, Extremely Fine and choice. This circular was carried by American packet at the book rate of 4¢ per four ounces.

    Estimate $4,000-$6,000

    ONE OF JUST TWO EXAMPLES OF THE 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE BEING USED ON MAIL TO ST. LUCIA.

    Provenance: Juhring, Coulter

    From the Ron Cipolla Collection


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    11th-14th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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