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Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Auction date: Thu 6 Jun 2019 at 18:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2019 June Summer Auction Series
Catalog: Rarities of the World
Unsold
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

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