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Lot 51441
United States » U.S. Possessions » Puerto Príncipe
Price realised
3’200 EUR
Estimate
1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Auction date
Thu 16 Jun 2022 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1899 (January 19) Cover to Nucia (Spain), franked with 3c on 1c black-violet, fourth printing, and 2c on 3m orange-brown, first printing, tied by indistinct oval grid, faint horizontal filing crease, very minor soiling, attractive and appealing composition, fine and significant usage of; an extremely important combination cover illustrating the 5c international rate; only recorded Puerto Principe cover to Spain; cert. Soro, signed Roig; ex Prats.

Catalogue reference: Scott 196, 178