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1847 Issues (#1)

Item # Description Price Picture
7671 #2, VF, sound, close at bottom, proof like impression, vivid orange grid killer with matching DANSVILLE, N.Y., OCT 24 [1849] postmark, on VF FLS, file fold away from stamp.  This is one of three recorded Dansville 10 usages, easily the finest, and one of six 1847 covers recorded from this town. Dansville received 900 10 stamps. Cover has an extensive auction history.  Its most recent recorded sale: Matthew Bennett International Sale 262 Lot 158, hammer price $1,250.  A terrific value at the the offered price for this beautiful 1847 issue cover. $950

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