Lot 501851, 12¢ black. Four large even margins (8mm scissor cut in margin between stamps), tied by two strikes of blue "Columbia, S.C., May 14" cds with third strike at left on 1857 cover to London, England, additionally tied by bold London tombstone & numeral "19" credit handstamp, both in red, backstamped "Boston Br. Pkt." cds, Extremely Fine and choice, a striking cover in gem quality, ex-Judd; with 2004 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 17 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.