Lot 40138
China » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Offices
Price realised
950 EUR
300 – 400 EUR
Auction date
Wed 16 Jun 2021 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1881 (March 22) Illustrated envelope showing a design about the tea and addressed to Würzburg (Germany), franked by Type Sage 35c tied by dotted “5104” lozenge, “SHANG-HAÏ/CHINE” cds at left, backstamped on arrival, a scarce usage of this value with the gros chiffres cancellation, further enhanced by the delightful and unusual illustrated cover; (Yvert €1’800+).

Catalogue reference: Yvert Y&T 93