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Lot# 3551 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3551 Brasil

    Province of Maranhão 1803 (March 4): Entire letter from Maranhão to Lisbon, Portugal, struck on despatch with fine MARANHAO straight line handstamp in black, with manuscript '80' reis rate at top right. Internal docketing states the letter was carried by 'Navio Sociedad Feliz' arriving in Lisbon June 1. Minor acid ink fault but exceptionally early Colonial entire and very rare (RHM P-MA-03).
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 360 CHF