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Lot# 1567 - 210-212 Auction

  • Lot# : 1567 Venezuela

    1853 (Jan 22): Entire letter from Porto Cabello to Jacobstad, Finland endorsed 'via Ostend', mailed with circular CORREOS DE VENEZUELA / GUAYRA / FRANCA handstamp in black, via Forwarding Agent in London (March 9, manuscript notation and datestamp on reverse) where a charge of 1 shilling was raised, thence via Aachen with 'Aus England per Aachen' in red (March 11) and handstruck '3½ / Groschen' in black. A fine entire to a most unusual destination.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 650 CHF