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Lot 50238
Burma
Prix réalisé
Invendu
Estimation
26’000 – 36’000 GBP
Date de vente
Fri 30 Jun 2017 at 12:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1885-1947, Collection of Travelling Post Offices housed in nine volumes with over 750 covers and cards and a number of loose stamps or pieces, including Rangoon-Calcutta Steamer Service, ten covers or cards with type D1 cancellations, Sittang Railway Rangoon-Prome with many earliest and latest recorded dates, some only recorded examples; Rangoon-Pyinmana; Mandalay-Toungoo with set 2 type KI on cover to Rangoon (only recorded example); Rangoon-Toungoo Express with set 1, type D2 on covers to Monywa (only recorded example); Prome-Mandalay (Steamer Service); Rangoon-Henzada (Rail); Sagaing-Kanbalu; Mandalay-Naba (1935-37 seven covers); Kanbalu-Naba; Pegu-Moulmein; Prome-Mandalay; Pakokku-Homalin; Monywa-Mowlaik; Thazi-Heho 1939-41 (3 covers); Mandalay-Maymyo; Thazi-Aungban; Henzada-Kyangin; Moulmein-Mudon (1929 cover); Rangoon-Pegu; Pegu-Thongwa; Pyinmana-Taungdwingyi; Letpadan-Rangoon; etc., many earliest or latest known dates and several only recorded examples. Mixed condition as usual but many fine. The definitive collection of this most interesting subject