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Lot# 4176 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 4176 India

    1937 (March. 2): Girl Guides Rally Bengal, Propaganda Rocket No.7, envelope franked with India 9 p.cancelled by Calcutta cds.together with imperf. vignette in orange tied by purple "GIRL GUIDES RALLY BENGAL carried BY Propaganda Rocket 2-3-37" cds., with endorsed 'This rocket was fired by the World's Chief Guide Lady Baden-Powell' in manuscript, signed by Stephen H. Smith. A fresh and rare envelope, only 30 envelopes flown Ellington-Zwisler 26C1, Hopferwieser 2017 SS-42a = Euro 3'500.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,200 CHF