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Lot# 5539 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 5539 Nicaragua

    1878/80: Rouletted 10 c. vermilion, a used example tied to 1882 cover to Worms, Germany tied by framed "8/CH" handstamp of Chinandega with circular "Correos de Nicaragua / Chinandega" datestamp (June 9) in blue alongside. Reverse with 'New York / F.D.' transit of the Foreign Desk (June 26) and Worms arrival (July 7) in black. A magnificent cover - the adhesive used in the period after Nicaragua joined the UPU (April 1, 1882) and prior to the Liberty Cap issue being released.
    Starting bid : 2,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 3,600 CHF