fbpx
1/2
Lot 51000
British Empire General Collections and Lots
Price realised
1’700 GBP
Estimate
700 – 1’000 GBP
Auction date
Thu 16 Dec 2021 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1813, Group of five West Indies pre-stamp entires incl. one from Paramaribo to a Lt. in the 64th Regiment in Halifax Nova Scotia with rare “SURINAM” fleuron ds from the British Occupation (internal splitting), one from Cork Ireland to Barbados with “BARBADOES” fleuron ds, one from Demerara with large horseshoe “DEMERARA” with “1803” error of date and sent care of a merchant in Barbados with ms weight and rate markings; and two carried privately with no postal markings with one from “Port d’Espagne” Trinidad and one from St. Kitts (internal splitting), fine examples with decent strikes.