Lot 30092
British Guiana » 1853 Waterlow Lithographs (SG 11-21)
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Auction date: Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: British Guiana
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

SG 18