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Lot# 3647 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 3647 Venezuela

    1877: Cover to Corsica struck on despatch with 'Correos La Guaira' cds (Sept 5), transferred to French Consular Office and franked by Type Sage 25 c. ultramarine (four examples) and tied by octagonal LA GUAYRA Consular datestamps (Sept 6) struck in black (Salles fig. 1374). Carried on the Paquebot 'Washington' with circular 'Ligne A / Paq. Fr. No. 2 ' datestamp in black (Salles fig. 1401). One side flap detached and a few minor imperfections but an attractive and scarce franking.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 420 CHF