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Lot# 1574 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 1574 India

    French Indian Settlements 1865:  2 a. orange in a horizontal strip of four used on 1867 entire letter from Pondichery to Mauritius endorsed 'via Galle per Steamer', tied by PONDICHERY / 111 duplexes in black (Feb 11). Curved INDIA PAID in red and reverse with Madras datestamp and Mauritius arrival cds (March 2), charged with "6d. / TO PAY" in blue on obverse. A few small thin paper imperfections to entire but an attractive usage.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 550 CHF