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Lot# 3398 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 3398 Tasmania

    Chalon Head Issues, London Printings 1855 (Aug 17): 4 d. blue, wmk. Large Star, imperforate, an attractive horizontal strip of three used on 1856 cover to London at double rate endorsed 'pr. Sardinian', the adhesives with margins touched to huge, tied by "60" numeral obliterators of Hobart in black, and by diamond POST-OFFICE / LAUNCESTON / Crown datestamp (June 21) in red and London arrival cds (Oct 14). A fine and most attractive cover.
    Starting bid : 750 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,900 CHF