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Estimation: 10’000 EUR
Date de vente: Fri 27 Jun 2014 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente: June 2014 Specialised Auction – Tasmania & British Guiana
Catalogue: Tasmania
Vendu pour EUR 6’500
Description:
The Largest Franking of the 4d Courier 1854 (Apr 30) Wrapper from Spring Bay to England with eight 1853 4d Orange plate 1 (strip of four, pair and two singles), worn impression, all at least touched with one particularly badly cut into, paying 2s8d registered Ship Letter rate (carried by P&O « Madras »), cancelled by « 56 » numerals in manuscript, with « SHIP LETTER / PLYMOUTH » and Hobart ds below, reverse with London, Ashbourne, Maidstone and West Farleigh ds, some cover faults, an attractive and unique multiple franking

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