Tradition und Erfahrung in klassischer Philatelie seit 1925

Losnr. 3074 - 222.-226. Auktion

  • Losnr. : 3074 New South Wales

    1853 (May): Laureated 8 d. dull yellow on medium bluish paper, three single examples used in combination with single 1852 6 d. grey-brown on bluish wove paper, vertically creased by file fold, margins generally fine for these issues, used on 1853 cover, no side flaps, from Sydney to Tamworth endorsed 'per Chusan via Southampton', all tied by mute obliterators in black. Manuscript '2/-' (shillings) credit in red ink on front and 'London / Paid' cds in red (Nov 3). Reverse with 'Sydney / N.S.W.' datestamp (July 28) in black and 'Tamworth' arrival cds in green (Nov 3). The front panel with sympathetically removed inking over the addressee's name but a remarkable and beautiuful cover for the connoisseur.rnrnProvenance: Collection Maurice Burrus, RL, London, 11 Feb 1964, lot 344.rn                   Collection E. R. Slade Slade, Harmers, London, 3-4 April 1979, lot 356.rn                   Collection 'España', Harmers, London, 23 March 1984, lot 2432.
    Ausruf : 2.500 CHF
    Zuschlag : 7.500 CHF