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Lot# 6101 - Auction 234-243

  • Lot# : 6101 Chile

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    London Printing by Perkins Bacon from New Plates 1855 (April): 5 c. red-brown on blued, a fine example with close to large margins all round and portions of adjoining stamps at right and at base, used with 1854 Desmadryl 5 c. pale reddish-brown, minutely shaved at right but also showing adjoining stamps on two sides, tied to 1856 second sheet of entire letter from Santiago to Valparaiso by six barred target handstamps in black. SANTIAGO cds of despatch in red (April 22) alongside. Fresh and fine appearance and an extremely rare mixed issue franking. Cert. Moorhouse (2010).
    Starting bid : 1,500.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 2,400.00 CHF