Lot 1171

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1855-57 No Corner Letters
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Auction date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 at 11:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Great Britain Specialised Online Auction
Catalog: Great Britain & British Empire

1858 Cover from England to Smyrna with oval framed “PD” applied in London, bearing 1855 6d pale lilac, not cancelled in England, transit and arrival datestamps of Calais, Paris and Smyrna applied away from the stamp, which was finally cancelled upon arrival in Smyrna with manuscript date “Sep 13th / 58”. Very unusual.