Details For Cover ID# 28884

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 7, 20
Edited on:Nov 7, 20
 
Postmark: Aug 25, 1849
Origin: Norwich, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
Destination: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

#1, 5c Seal Brown, ample to large margins, ex Matthies collection, lot #155 where it was described as "seal brown" (although the PF no longer identifies this shade according to the pre 1980 standard of shade and impression), neatly tied to 1849 folded letter by orange 4-bar grid cancel (this cancel device was later used by Norwich & Worcester RR Route Agent in blue), matching orange Norwich Ct  August 25 postmark, extremely fine

Owner's ID: 496
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, price not specified.   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]