Lot# 4679 - Auction 234-243
Overprinted ZULULAND 1888/1893: ½ d. vermilion, a used horizontal pair on 1895 cover to Durban tied by NKANDHLA / ZULULAND cds of despatch (March 30). Underpaid for the 2 d. rate and struck with circular "T" marking in black and "2d" circular charge marking (double the 1 d. deficiency), both being struck in Eshowe. The adhesives also tied by "Point / Natal" cds, reverse with "Eshowe / Zuluand" cds (April 1) and Durban arrival cds (April 2). Illustrated in the 'Postal Markings of Natal' on page 80. A charming and extremely rare #1 cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Bill Hart, Cavendish, Derby, 25-26 June 1993, lot 485.
Starting bid :
Hammer price : 1,200 CHF
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