Lot 40698 – Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1868-69 Cleaned plates

The Unique Largest Know Franking of all the Hermes Head Issues

The Unique Largest Known Franking of all the Hermes Head Issues

1869 Large registered envelope from Athens addressed to The Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs in Washington, USA, franked with an amazing array of SIXTY-NINE examples of the 1867-69 80L in a variety of different shades, showing singles, strips of three, four and five, a number of stamps are missing, nevertheless an incredible usage of the greatest rarity

Estimate 80’000 – 120’000 EUR
Auction date Wed 11 Dec 2019 at 13:30:00 (Europe/Zurich)