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Lot# 57 - 210-212 Auction

  • Lot# : 57 France

    Canada 1871/75: Cérès 10 c. bistre on rose (2) and single 80 c. used on 1874 cover from Brest via London to the care of the French Consul General in Quebec, Canada for a Lieutenant on board the frigate 'Magicienne', tied by 611 gros chiffres with Brest datestamp at right (July 14) and framed PD in red. London transit in red and reverse with Quebec arrival cds (July 27). A few perf. faults but a very scarce destination at this date.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 400 CHF