Sale 359

Lot 290

1859, 5¢ brown, type I (29), Fine-Very Fine, light perf tip gum soiling, tied on f.l.s. from Charleston, S.C. to Paris, France by open grid, perfectly struck Charleston, S.C. "30" 1/22/58 c.d.s., Boston "6" 1/27 transit, bold "16" accountancy handstamp, Boston Br. Pkt. transit backstamp, appropriate French transit and receiver, Very Fine cover.
Scott $500

Provenance: H.C. Gibson (Ward Sale 12), described in Ashbrook Special Service.

Realized $290

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