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Lot 20026

United States » USA Possessions » Guam
Estimate: 100 – 150 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 05:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Spanish American War
Time left: 23d 13h 41m 29s before pre-bidding ends
Description:
1901 (Feb 28). Envelope sent registered from Agaña to New York, with 1899 5c and 8c (faulty) paying the correct rate, tied by straight-line “AGANA, GUAM” violet hs with matching datestamp and Agana registration handstamp adjacent showing “hump” in rim to facilitate the Spanish “’tilde” accent mark over the “N” of Agaña, reverse with Manila and San Francisco transits, Shelter Island arrival; vertical cover fold clear of stamps, some adhesive stains with one affecting a stamp, otherwise fine; cert. Weiss (2013).

Scott 5, 7