Lot 702New York, N.Y., 1845, 5¢ black on bluish, Double Transfer, pos. 7 clear showing doubling of top frame, four large margins, strong color, tied by red "Paid" in arc handstamp, matching strike top center and "New-York '5cts' 28 May" cds on light gray 1846 folded cover to Washington D.C; horizontal fold through stamp, Very Fine appearance; with 1992 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott No. 9X1a var.; $700+ Estimate $200 - 300.