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Lot# 3586 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3586 Brasil

    1863: Cover from Rio de Janeiro to France carried on the 'Estremadure' franked by 1850 90 r. black in a vertical strip of three, large margins all round and 1854 10 r. deep bright blue, imperceptibly touched at top, tied by 'Correio Geral da Corte / Brazil' despatch cds's Aug 21 in black. Framed PD in red below alongside 'Brésil / Bordeaux' entry marking (Sept 17). St. Giron arrival cds on reverse. Minor envelope imperfections but a most attractive and scarce cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Angelo Lima (1993).
    Starting bid : 600 CHF
    Hammer price : 700 CHF