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Lot# 64 - 210-212 Auction

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    (Kingdom of) Hannover 1853: 1 fr. carmine, a fine large margined example in a rich shade used on 1854 double rate cover to Harbourg, tied by dotted DS2 lozenge in black with Paris despatch cds at right (June 21). Framed Prussian 'Franco' over PD both in red at right. Reverse with 'Aus Frankreich / Per Aachen' transit in red (June 22) and arrival in blue of the following day. A superb and rare cover. Cert. Von der Weid (1997).

    Provenance: Collection 'Mont-Blanc', Corinphila sale 104 (Sept 1998), lot 7821.
    Starting bid : 2,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,600 CHF