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Lot# 3231 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 3231 Queensland

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    1868/78: 1 d. orange vermilion in a horizontal pair and 6 d. green, both perf. 12, used on 1876 cover endorsed 'via Melbourne'  to Freiburg, Saxony, Germany tied by "81" obliterators of Warwick with despatch datestamp at right (Feb 16) in black and also struck by straight line TOO LATE handstamp. 'London / Paid' cds in red on front (May 1). Reverse with Brisbane transit (Feb 17) and Freiburg arrival cds (May 4) in black. Some minor imperfections and envelope faults but a most attractive franking to an unusual destination. Cert. BPA (2018).
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 600 CHF