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Lot# 3534 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3534 Argentina

    1865: Rivadavia 5 c. rose used on 1865 cover to France tied by framed ROSARIO handstamp in black with 'Correo del Rosario' datestamp alongside, mailed via Buenos Aires with cds (Nov 13) in black and by Montevideo (Nov 14) oval datestamp. Octagonal MONTEVIDEO Consular datestamp (Salles fig. 1060) at right (Nov 15) in black and carried on Paquebot 'Carmel' to Rio de Janeiro and thence via the 'Guienne' to Bordeaux (Dec 18). Charged '8' décimes due on arrival. Some staining but a very scarce cover.rnrnNote: The cover missed the 'Carmel' in Buenos Aires and this cover was sent by a 'Barco de alcance' to catch up with the Paquebot in Montevideo.
    Starting bid : 800 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,600 CHF