Lot 10009
Mexico » Incoming Mail
Prix réalisé
420 USD
250 – 400 USD
Date de vente
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)

France. 1855 (May 31). Lettersheet from Le Havre to Vera Cruz, Mexico, with 1854 80c deep carmine strip of three (just cut into at top), 40c orange and 20c type I deep blue (both four-margined), overpaying the 2f80 rate, tied by « 1495 » diamonds, carried via Paris and London to Southampton and put aboard the RMSPC SS « Tay » to St. Thomas, then transferred to RMSPC SS « Wey » to Vera Cruz (no arrival ds); attractive franking and scarce 80c strip of three on cover.

Référence catalogue: Y&T 17Ac, 16b, 14A