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Lot# 3598 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3598 Chile

    1857: Entire letter from Valparaiso to Ballenar via Puerto Huasca, endorsed 'pr. Vapor Valdivia' franked by 1855 5 c. red-brown on blued paper in a horizontal strip of three, touched at top but large margins on three sides and showing portions of adjoining stamps at base, all tied by concentric ring cancels in black. Minor imperfections to entire but a scarce rate (10 c. internal + 5 c. by sea); also an 1855 entire with British P.O. 'Valparaiso' cds in black to Paris with PANAMA / TRANSIT in red.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 360 CHF