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    U.S. 10c Special Delivery, tied by "Mil. Sta. No 4 W. D.C., San Juan, Porto Rico" duplex, Feb 15, 1899 on 2c Green envelope front only to Washington, D.C., manuscript recording numbers indicate registered usage and handstamped "T" in circle for postage due; professionally restored and rebacked, Very Fine appearance.

    Estimate $1,200-$1,500


    An exceedingly rare use of the U.S. Special Delivery stamp during the Military Government period.

    This is the only
    such usage that Mr. Pounder has seen, which is interesting as no overprinted Special Delivery stamps were issued for Puerto Rico.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    2nd-4th Tuesday-Thursday
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