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Lot# 6039 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6039 Chile

    Recess by Narciso Desmadryl from Perkins Bacon Plates 1854 (Jan-Feb): 5 c. deep reddish-brown, a horizontal strip of four with touched to huge margins, on 1854 second sheet of entire 1 ounce letter from Valparaiso to Santiago, tied by target handstamps in black. VALPARAISO cds in red at right (Feb 9) - a rare early usage of the issue. A delightful multiple and a most attractive cover. Cert. Corinphila (1996).rnProvenance: Collection 'Islander', Corinphila sale 95, Dec 1996, lot 902.
    Starting bid : 750 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,500 CHF