Notes By H. B. Phillips | Vol. 1 | Adams – Burns

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Bamber Express,
Oval Hand Stamp and Frank

Bamber Express, Oval Hand Stamp and Frank
TYPE IX. Hdst. Single lined oval, 33 x 55 m with 5 lines of inscription:J>BAMBER & CO.S BACON & HARDY – PAID – OAKLAND OFFICE – CONTRA COSTA EXPRESS

Color red.

Red on 1861 – 3¢ pink – buff – 3 – 15 – 93p
    ”        1853 3¢ red – buff –  ”         “ 21j.
TYPE IX.A Double lined rectangular frame, 75 x 23 m., with truncated corners at right. PAID, in shaded white letters, extends across entire background of solid black.
Inscription in three lines: BAMBER & COS EXPRESS; BACON & HARDY: OAKLAND OFFICE, slanting to right.
Color black.

A Handstamp. 93b

 

Black on 1861 – 3c. rose – white – 3 – Die 15 – 92(?), 92e L.U.C. 92e
                      “   ”       ”       buff    – 3       ”     “ 93g, e,k,b