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Lot 30004
British Guiana » Postal History
Prix réalisé
600 GBP
Estimation
300 – 400 GBP
Date de vente
Thu 14 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1850 Folded entire to France showing markings of all three Guianas: « GUYANE FRANCAISE » from Cayenne in French Guiana, transit of « PARAMARIBO » in Dutch Guiana, and 9 December 1850 « DEMERARA » of British Guiana, sent by Royal Mail service and with « ART 13 » accounting hs on face, charged 15 decimes in France on arrival; very rare and unusual, mentioned in Townsend and Howe on pages 202-203 and stated that only two such covers are known.

Provenance: John E. du Pont (Lot 60122, David Feldman SA, June 2014)

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