|Estimate:||700 – 1’000 GBP|
|Auction date:||Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)|
|Catalog:||The “Imperium” Collection|
|Sold for GBP 950|
1853-55 Waterlow lithographed 4 cents deep blue, a very fresh example just touched in lower right corner, clear to huge very large margins in other respects, used on 8 December 1854 envelope to Mahaicony (Barlow correspondence, with additional private notations by the recipient on front), tied by Demerara double arc datestamp, with coded “A 3 C” transit backstamp of William’s Town dated 7th December; (SG £3’300).
As far as we can say, only four single frankings are recorded on cover.
Provenance: John E. du Pont