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Lot 1516

1881 (Sep. 24) St. Paul's Island, Alaska to Stoneham, Mass., violet "Paid" c.d.s. on reverse of cover bearing 3¢ green (184) tied by "San Francisco Cal. Oct 24 81" duplex c.d.s., blue double-circle "Alaska Commercial Co./Qunalaska" (10.9) datestamp and reverse with bright magenta "Forwarded by/Alaska Commerical" handstamp, San Francisco "Due/3/Cents" handstamp for shortpayment of the 6¢ ship letter rate; faults including reduced at top and left, Fine and rare.
Estimate 500 - 750


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