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Lot# 805 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 805 St. Pierre et Miquelon

    St. Pierre et Miquelon 1857: Cover from St. Pierre to St. Servan endorsed 'par Halifax - Voie d'Angleterre', struck with, very fine for this, circular ST. PIERRE & MIQUELON floral handstamp of despatch in black. The letter travelled as endorsed with circular COL. FR. ANGL. / AMB. CALAIS entry marking on front (June 1) in black and charged '6' décimes due in manuscript, reverse with 'Paris à Brest' cds and St. Servan arrival (June 3) in black. A rare 'la grande pêche' cover (especially with the 'Halifax' endorsement) from the Fishing grounds off the Nova Scotia coastline.
    Starting bid : 750 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold