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Lot 1032United States 1847 5 Cents with Swarts' City Dispatch Local on Cover, Scott 1 and 137L8
Scarce combination Cover bearing a pen cancelled 1847 5 Cents with 1849 Swarts' (2 Cents) blue tied by red, possibly New York City Dispatch MAIL dated circular handstamp, the letter is noted as written on the eve of Wednesday December 19th, making the usage in 1849, some age staining and storage Issues, addressed to Mif. Catherine Wood Nashua, New Hampshire, overall Fine and attractive.

Sold for $2,040
Estimate $500-750

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