Lot 30000
British Guiana » Postal History
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Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 6’500

1810-47 Collection of postal history neatly mounted and written up on six album pages, from “BERBICE” 1810, large horseshoe of Demerara (2, one with date error), Demerara fleurons (2), Berbice 2-line datestamps (3), rare “DEMERARY” 2-line datestamp (illustrated in Townsend and Howe), rare “DEMERARA SHIP LETTER”, rare Packet Rate hs “1/2”, generally fine strikes (11 items).

Provenance: John E. du Pont