Hover your cursor over the image to see a zoom at right.
Use your mouse's scroll wheel to change the zoom level.


Or click here to see the full-size high res image

Scott Number: R88a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4135

Denomination/Type: $5 Charter Party, red, imperforate

2019 Scott Catalog Value: $ 325.00

Estimated Retail Value: $ 250.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Handstamped - Single Line

Cancel Color: Blue

Cancel or Company Type: Steamship/Shipping/Maritime Company

Company: Pacific Mail Steamship Co.

City: New York

State: NY

Top frame line doubled. Very rare single-line handstamp from the steamship GREAT REPUBLIC. This cancel is much more scarce than the one usually found on R88a, from the ship AMERICA.

If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.

© Copyright 2003-2019, DBH. All rights reserved.
Contact Me    Site Map

Member of:
APS logo    American Revenue Association logo

Top