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Lot 40083
Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
30’000 – 40’000 GBP
Auction date
Thu 1 Dec 2016 at 11:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1855 (Apr 19) Large envelope from Whitehaven to Australia with 1847 1s pale green in block of six and two vertical strips of three (with only 2 stamps cut into), cancelled by “877” numerals, one tying the block of six, rated “2/-” and endorsed “per Mindora”, reverse with Whitehaven, Liverpool and Victoria Ship Letter cds, certificate states “extensive repairs to the cover, not affecting the stamps”, a spectacular multiple franking, cert. RPS (2016)