Details For Cover ID# 28876

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 6, 20
Edited on:Nov 6, 20
 
Postmark: Aug 25, 1849
Origin: Norwichtown, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
Destination: Webster, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

#1, 5c Brown, full margins, tied to 1849 folded letter to Webster, MA by orange red Norwichtown Ct. Aug 25 postmark and 7-bar grill cancel, the earliest reported of the nine known uses of a 5c 1847 adhesive from Norwichtown and the only example with red cancel, this would have been carried as contract mail on the Norwich & Worcester R.R. to Webster, ex Olenkiewicz

Owner's ID: 491
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, for US$ 1250.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 1] SNS# 1 [1847 5¢ Brown - USA Stamps 1847 Issue]