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Lot# 3525 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 3525 Victoria

    Lithographed by J. S. Campbell & Co., Melbourne 1854 (Jan): 'Queen on Throne' 2 d. brownish-purple, clear impression, positions 44-45 (TY-UX), a fine horizontal pair used on 1856 O.H.M.S. cover to the Colonial Secretary in Melbourne, superbly cancelled by circular "64" numeral obliterator of Mount Blackwood. Reverse with 'Mt. Blackwood / Crown / Victoria' datestamp of despatch (April 25) and Melbourne arrival of the following day. A fine and attractive cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Charles Lathrop Pack.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,100 CHF