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Lot# 3102 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3102 France

    1863/70: 20 c. blue with 'à la corne' variety and 40 c. orange, used on 1870 single rate entire letter to Athens, tied by 4475 gros chiffres leaving the variety clear, with Mareuil-S-Ay despatch cds (May 12) at left. Framed PD in red adjacent and carried via Messina on the Ligne U Paquebot 'Tage' with Athens arrival cds (May 7, julian) on reverse. Fresh and fine entire.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 200 CHF