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Lot# 6040 - Auction 234-243

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    Recess by Narciso Desmadryl from Perkins Bacon Plates 1854 (Jan-Feb): 5 c. deep reddish-brown, a horizontal strip of six used on 1854 cover at 30 centavos rate for 1½ ounces from Santiago to Valparaiso, the strip in a fresh vibrant shade with margins on three sides and just shaved at top, neatly cancelled by five strikes of the six barred target handstamp in black. SANTIAGO cds in red below (Aug 8). A magnificent and extremely rare multiple on a famous cover. Cert. RPSL (1978).rnProvenance: Collection Joaquin Galvez, Corinphila sale 62, May 1979, lot 3172.
    Starting bid : 2,500 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold