Los 41192 – Tonga

1833 (Sep 5) Entire from New South Wales to the We

1833 (Sep 5) Entire from New South Wales to the Wesleyan Missionary Society in London written by William Cross, a missionary for the Wesleyan Church based in Tonga from 1827, the bulk of the letter contains extracts from his diary of life on Tonga incl. the opening of a church on Vavau, and several mentions of the Chief of Haapai, later King George I, cover with „POST PAID SHIP LR“ Sydney oval ds, reverse with „DOVER / INDIA LETTER“ and London cds, fine and interesting historical letter about Tonga
Schätzung 150 – 200 GBP
Auktionsdatum Fri 2 Dec 2016 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Verkauft für GBP 120