Mechanicsburg Indiana (1863) eagle fancy cancel ties three cent 1861 issue with Civil War letter dated January 27, 1863. Long lot description including "one of the great fancy postmarks, and possibly unique as a cancelling device". Sale 771 is viewable on their website as a PDF, pages 139 (photo) and 85 (lot description).Prices realized are also published in the same PDF file for Sale 771. Extraordinarily rare Civil War era fancy cancel. Readable family letter content from images (one letter sheet, 2 pages).
Full cover with edge and corner wear. Small clean opening tears at top edge from opening. Small clean tear at lower left just the right of the 1861 stamp just into fancy cancel. Small stamp faults with a few ink marks which appear to be contemporaneous with the era of the cover.
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Return privileges are within 14 days of receipt (return costs at buyers expense). Thank you for your business. The item "Mechanicsburg Indiana 1863 eagle fancy cancel ties 1861 issue, Civil War letter" is in sale since Monday, September 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Stamps\United States\Covers\Postal History".
The seller is "postal-americana" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.