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Lot# 78 - 210-212 Auction

  • Lot# : 78 France

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    1849/50: Cérès 15 c. bright green (foncé) and 20 c. light blue, each with ample to large margins all round, used on 1851 entire letter to Geneva, lightly tied by grill handstamps in black. 'Paris-60' despatch datestamp at right (Feb 14) and red framed PD below. The 15 centimes with top margin improved and one flap with repaired tear well away from the adhesives, a fine and very rare combination for the 40 centime rate. Signed Calves. Cert. Roumet (1992).
    Starting bid : 500 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,000 CHF