Details For Cover ID# 29084

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:May 15, 21
Edited on:May 15, 21
 
Postmark: Aug 7, 1847
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Blairstown, New Jersey, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

1847 5c Dark Brown (1a). Beautiful early color and impression on deeply blued paper, used in combination with Boyd's City Express, New York N.Y., 1845 2c Black on Green (20L4),  5c tied by bold red square grid and "New-York Aug. 7" (1847) circular datestamp, Boyd's local just tied by black cork, on small cover to Blairstown N.J. Manuscript "Paid 5c".

Desirable 1847 5c and Boyd's local post combination one month after first general issue, ex Kuphal.

Owner's ID: 2448
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
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]