Lot# 98 - 210-212 Auction
Ballon Monté 'Général Daumesnil' 1871: Entire of the Orlandi type franked by 1867 Laureated 30 c. brown tied by Paris Star obliterator-14 with 'PARIS R. D'ENGHIEN 21 JAN. 71' (3rd levée) despatch cds and framed PD in red alongside to St. Helier on the Jersey Channel Island. Flown from besieged Paris in the 64th Ballon 'Général Daumesnil' with Jersey arrival datestmap (Jan. 24, 71) on reverse. A fine item sent to a rare destination. Lhéritier handbook 2000 = € 1'800 / Maury 2016 = € 1'250.
Starting bid :
Hammer price : 900 CHF
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