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Lot# 5121 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 5121 Chile

    Recess at the Santiago Post Office from Perkins Bacon plates - 'Estancos' 1857/62: 5 c. vermilion, twelve examples used on 1863 cover to Arequipa, Peru; with a single example and horizontal strips of five and a severed strip of six (originally wrapped around the cover and thus torn on opening) and margins touched to large, all tied by barred "Inutil" obliterators in black. VALPARAISO cds of despatch below (Sept 11) in red and YSLAY straight line handstamp and manuscript "2 rs." due on front. A scarce and appealing cover.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 650 CHF