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Lot 10077

Netherlands » Netherlands Colonies » Curacao » Incoming Mail
Estimate: 250 – 400 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Transatlantic Mail
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Description:

Great Britain. 1870 (Sep 1). Cover from Manchester to Curaçao, with 1867-80 1s green pl.4 paying single rate, tied by Manchester “498” duplex, taken to Southampton and put onboard the RMSPC SS “Seine”, with “12 1/2 CENTS” accountancy hs (unrecorded in Van der Linden and the Tabeart handbook), arrival cds on front, very fine; a rare accountancy marking and an unusual destination for GB mail.

S.G. 117