Lot 42199 – Danish West Indies » Pre-Philately and Stampless Covers

1802 (28 March) First British Occupation: Folded entire

1802 (28 March) First British Occupation: Folded entire from St.Croix to London with interesting contents: “The Island was restored to its former government on the 16th Instant, and in consequence we must now ship all our sugar to Copenhagen”, sent by private ship “Echo” to Dover where it received oval ShipLetter / Dover pmk on face, very fine & scarce

Estimate 400 EUR
Auction date Thu 6 Jun 2019 at 12:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 600