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Lot 20040

United States » USA Possessions » Philippines » Military Mail and Stations
Estimate: 250 – 400 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 05:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Spanish American War
Time left: 23d 13h 10m 55s before pre-bidding ends
Description:

1898 (Oct 15). Large complete pre-printed linen envelope via Hong Kong to London, franked by forerunner 5c and 10c single & block of four with guide line at base, tied by Military Philippine Station – San Francisco duplex cancel (Baker D-1), paying eleven times the UPU rate, toning spots and other faults also affecting the block of four, but scarce usage of the 10c forerunner issue.