Lot 30011
British Guiana » British Post Offices
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
Catalog: The “Imperium” Collection
Sold for GBP 1’800

1859 Cover from Demerara to Baltimore (United States), bearing a pair of 4d rose tied by “A03” numeral oval of Demerara, with corresponding 9 January 1859 despatch cds on flap, carried via St. Thomas (15 January), with the stamps being additionally tied by New York “20” handstamp; a scarce rate and destination.

Provenance: John E. du Pont (Lot 60125, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)