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Lot# 6097 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6097 Chile

    London Printing by Perkins Bacon from New Plates 1855 (April): 5 c. red-brown on blued, a used horizontal strip of four with good to large margins all round and portions of adjoining stamps on three sides, used on 1856 cover from Valparaiso to Santiago tied by target handstamps in black and by manuscript "40" showing double the deficiency in original payment. VALPARAISO cds of despatch in red (July 11) and further struck with circular "40" (centavos) handstamp in red. A scarce cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Gerhard Blank, RL, Dec 1991, lot 1113.
    Starting bid : 350.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 800.00 CHF