Lot# 3698 - Auction 227-233
Lot# : 3698 Western Australia
1863 (Dec 16): 1 d. carmine-rose, no wmk., perf. 13, a vertical strip of six used on 1866 cover to Preston, Lancashire tied by "Perth / Western Australia / GPO" duplexes (June 28) with arrival cds (Aug 26) on reverse. Minor edge wear to envelope but a most attractive cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Maurice Burrus, RL, London, 28 Nov 1962, lot 658.
Corrigenda: Not a strip of six as described, it's a vertical strip of four plus pair.Starting bid : 250 CHFHammer price : 3,400 CHF