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Stamp of Tonga 1892 (Feb 23) OHMS envelope with 1891 4d on 1d str
Lot 50605
Tonga
Prix réalisé
2’400 GBP
Estimation
2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Date de vente
Fri 30 Jun 2017 at 12:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1892 (Feb 23) OHMS envelope with 1891 4d on 1d strip of three and 8d on 2d pair tied by Nukualofa duplex cancels, sent to the USA with German PO Apia (Samoa) transit bs, sent by the Postmaster and interestingly with typewritten address of the same form as that used for the 1896 « Half-Penny » provisionals, very fine and possibly unique franking of these surcharged issues
Référence catalogue: 5, 6