Lot 27 ()Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.P.O. Despatch, 1850-52, 1¢ blue, clear to large margins, canceled by red star handstamp on reduced street addressed cover front, with manuscript "J. Enese, Senate" free frank and blue "Harrisburg, Pa., Jan 14" cds, matching straight line "Paid" handstamp, with carrier stamp applied over portion of townmark, Very Fine, an extremely rare inbound free frank usage with carrier being applied after being received at the Philadelphia post office (early auction lot number still affixed); with 2009 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 7LB12 Estimate $300 - 400.