Lot 30125 – Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed

1853 (Apr 12) Envelope from Toddington (Bedfordshire) to Cape of Good Hope

1853 (Apr 12) Envelope from Toddington (Bedfordshire) to the Cape of Good Hope with 1s deep green, cut square, touched on two sides, with “266” barred oval cancellation of Dunstable and Toddington udc alongside, on envelope endorsed “per Indiana”, sent to the Royal Observatory in Cape Town, Dunstable and London bs, seal missing from the reverse, a fine letter and scarce usage of the deep green shade on cover, cert. Holcombe (1995)

Estimate 400 – 500 GBP
Auction date Tue 4 Dec 2018 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)