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Lot 60014
Finland
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Auction date
Thu 6 Jun 2019 at 18:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

EARLIEST RECORDED USAGE OF ANY OVAL

10k Reddish carmine on grey pelure (very thin) paper private lettersheet, neatly used with low-boxed TAMMERFORS 15 JAN 1850 datestamp, addressed to Helsinki, oval commercial cachet alongside, horizontal filing crease at top, earliest recorded usage of any oval, very fine and unique museum piece

Expertisation: Nykvist

Catalogue reference: Ek7