Details For Cover ID# 29625

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Feb 1, 23
Edited on:Feb 6, 24
 
Postmark: circa 1851
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Messenkope's black on green adhesive (#106L1, two covers: the first with a uncancelled example (full margings, creased) that entered the mails at New York with 9 April 5c due postmark, ex Haub; the second, used after Dunham had taken over the express with the "Messenkope's" portion torn away at top of the stamp and placed upside down on the cover, reflecting the change of local post ownerships, placed over a 3c 1851 issue adhesive and tied by New York 15 March postmark

There are numerous examples of the complete adhesive known on cover but fewer than ten showing use of a cut adhesive (or with name inked).

Owner's ID: 851
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 4] SNS# 4 [1851 3¢ Orange Brown - USA Stamps 1851-1856 Issue]