US 1849 Carriers' Stamp 2c. Charleston, South Carolina Scott. 4LB1


US 1849 Carriers' Stamp 2c. Charleston, South Carolina Scott. 4LB1


Series: Carriers' Stamps
Issued year: 1849
Face value: 2c.

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 4LB1
Michel (Germany): CMCH 1
Yvert et Tellier (France): CA-CH 1

Paper: Brown rose wove paper
Perforation: Imperforate

Themes: Letter, Alphabet

Description:- US 1849 Carriers' stamp 2c. "HONOURíS CITY EXPRESS" Charleston, South Carolina. 4LB1 unused is a unique uncanceled stamp on piece. The used cut-to-shape stamp 1850-52 is also unique. In addition two covers exist bearing No. 4LB1. Semi official local issues exist in the following towns: Baltimore, Boston, Charleston, Louisville, New York and Philadelphia.

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