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Lot# 5272 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 5272 Colombia

    1877: Liberty 10 c. brown, a fine used example with four even margins, used with "Sobreporte" 25 c. black on blued paper on 1879 cover from Cali to Paris, each cancelled by "Cali" in manuscript, the Sobreporte also tied in transit by British Post Office "PANAMA" cds in black (Sept 20) and the 5 c. additionally tied by "T" marking in black. Reverse with London transit cds (Oct 13) in red and Paris arrival cds of the same day where charged '16' décimes handstruck due. Some minor imperfections but an extremely rare usage of the Sobreporte adhesive on letter. 
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,200 CHF