Lot 60129

Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Auction date: Fri 27 Jun 2014 at 15:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: June 2014 Specialised Auction – Tasmania & British Guiana
Catalog: British Guiana
Sold for EUR 24’000
1860 cover from Demerara to Sunderland with strip of six 1d red and single 6d lilac paying double the uniform British Packet rate of sixpence, tied by “A03” numeral oval of Demerara, matching despatch cds for MR 24 60 on flap, one 1d with fault, covers are rare (this combination of values not noted by Townsend and Howe) Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)