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Lot# 6078 - Auction 244-249

  • Lot# : 6078 Griqualand

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    Second Printing. Overprinted with small 'G' 1879: Cape ½ d. grey-black, optd. "G", Type 17, re-issued to Cape Post Offices after the Colonial merger, four examples used on 1882 cover from Aliwal North to Burghersdorp, tied by double arc ALIWAL NORTH datestamps in black. Reverse with 'Burghersdorp' arrival cds (Aug 21) in black. The stamps slightly off the edge of cover at top but a scarce and attractive usage. Cert. BPA (1991).rnrnProvenance: Collection G.H. Jonkers, Robson Lowe, 22 July 1986, lot 227.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 300 CHF