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Lot# 5174 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 5174 Brasil

    1878/79: Dom Pedro 20 r. pale violet, a vertical strip of five, marginal from top of sheet with small part of imprint, used on 1878 cover to Rio De Janeiro paying the internal rate, tied by segmented cork handstamps in black with QUATIS despatch cds at left (Sept 2) in black. Reverse with Rio De Janeiro arrival (Sept 8). Ironed file fold but a very attractive and rare cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Luis Alemany, Corinphila sale 185, Sept 2013, lot 5223.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 200 CHF