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Stamp of British Guiana » Later Issues » 1860-76 Ship Issues (SG 29-115) 1876 Cover from Georgetown to Nova Scotia, with 1860-76 Ship issue 6 cents and pair of 2 cents perf. 15 cancelled by A03 ovals,
Stamp of British Guiana » Later Issues » 1860-76 Ship Issues (SG 29-115) 1876 Cover from Georgetown to Nova Scotia, with 1860-76 Ship issue 6 cents and pair of 2 cents perf. 15 cancelled by A03 ovals,
Stamp of British Guiana » Later Issues » 1860-76 Ship Issues (SG 29-115) 1876 Cover from Georgetown to Nova Scotia, with 1860-76 Ship issue 6 cents and pair of 2 cents perf. 15 cancelled by A03 ovals,
Stamp of British Guiana » Later Issues » 1860-76 Ship Issues (SG 29-115) 1876 Cover from Georgetown to Nova Scotia, with 1860-76 Ship issue 6 cents and pair of 2 cents perf. 15 cancelled by A03 ovals,
Lot 30171
British Guiana » Later Issues » 1860-76 Ship Issues (SG 29-115)
Price realised
1’300 GBP
Estimate
500 – 700 GBP
Auction date
Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1876 Cover from Georgetown to Nova Scotia, with 1860-76 Ship issue 6 cents ultramarine, 4th setting, perf. 15, type C, and pair of 2 cents perf. 15, cancelled by A03 ovals, 5 August 1876 despatch and St. Thomas 13 August transit on reverse, red Colonial share ms “4” on face and Nova Scotia arrival backstamps, cover a little shortened at left; a scarce destination and the latest known 6 cents usage on cover.

Provenance:

Ernest Ackerman

John F. Seybold

Frederick T. Small (Lot 151, Robson Lowe, March 1970), showing his “Comet” hs on reverse

John E. du Pont (Lot 60096, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

Catalogue reference: SG 108+111