Lot 3300Wells, Fargo & Co., Bankers & Express Forwarders, 82 Broadway NY, red shield handstamp ties 3¢ dull red (11A) horizontal pair, huge margins except touched at top right, on 1855 light buff cover to San Francisco Cal. with red Shippers Line of California Packets, Earle & Weed, Agts. illustrated cameo showing full rigged ship bearing; small edge tears and some wear, Very Fine and attractive, ex-Haas.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
ONE OF ONLY TWO RECORDED RED WELLS FARGO NEW YORK SHIELD MARKINGS.