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Lot 80068
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 39)
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Price realised
8’000 GBP
Estimate
3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Auction date
Thu 7 Dec 2017 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1859 Lapirot 2d blue on bluish, worn impression, position 7, used in combination with Britannia 6d blue on folded cover Port Louis to Batavia, Dutch East Indies, sent “via Aden”, stamps very fine and cancelled neat black target, Lapirot 2d with huge margin at right including part of next stamp, forwarder cachet of Scott & Co. on face, a striking and very rare combination franking to a very unusual destination Expertise: Cert. BPA (2003)
Catalogue reference: 39