Los 41195 – Tonga

1838 (Jun 30) INCOMING entire letter from York, UK

1838 (Jun 30) INCOMING entire letter from York, UK, to a Wesleyan missionary on the „Friendly Islands“, care of the Mission House in Sydney, cross-written contents, ms „1/1“ for postage and ms „3“ to Tonga, with „PAID SHIP LETTER / LONDON“ oval ds and tombstone ds, reverse with York despatch and Sydney GPO oval ds, very fine and rare early incoming mail which took over 54 weeks to reach its destination!
Schätzung 700 – 1’000 GBP
Auktionsdatum Fri 2 Dec 2016 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Verkauft für GBP 750