Sale 5135

Lot 5164

1908, 2¢ carmine, Schermack type III perfs (Scott 344), with 9-hole control perfin 3-4-6-7-8 uncanceled on an illustrated Babson Brothers pre-printed return envelope featuring a Thomas Edison logo. The stamp was apparently applied and enclosed in a promotional mailing that was never returned; bit of minor foxing, otherwise Very Fine. One of only 18 covers using this pattern recorded in McCoy's 2013 census—said to be one only two with a 2¢ 1908, .
Suggested Bid $275

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