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Lot# 4289 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 4289 Griqualand

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    Overprinted "G.W." in small (2½ mm.) Roman Capitals 1877 (March 1): Cape 1 d. carmine-red, wmk. CC, optd. 'G.W.' in black, used example with minor peripheral aging, on 1877 local cover to Barkly addressed to R. Bradshaw, the Resident Magistrate, tied by double arc BARKLY datestamp (May 9) in black. Side flaps missing and minor creasing well away from the adhesive but an extremely rare stamp on cover. Cert. RPSL (1977).rnrnProvenance: Robson Lowe, 19 Sept 1990, lot 1273.
    Starting bid : 500.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 750.00 CHF