Details For Cover ID# 28578

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: ecovers
Added on:May 19, 20
Edited on:May 19, 20
 
Postmark: Feb 28, 1892
Origin: UNITED STATES
Destination: UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Stock certificate for 34 shares of the Boston and Philadelphia Steamship company with US #213 with trimmed perfs used as a tax stamp. Very fine and very unusual usage of a banknote stamp in place of a fiscal stamp.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, for US$ 50.   Interested in this cover? Contact ecovers.
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 53] SNS# 53 [1887 2¢ Green - USA Stamps 1881-1888 Issues]