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Lot# 4011 - Auction 257-264

  • Lot# : 4011 Ecuador

    First Printing Group 1865: ½ real ultramarine, a used example with irregular to huge margins all round, tied to 6 February 1865 cover to Guayaquil by manuscript "Babahoyo" in ink. A rare and early usage in the second month, prior to Babhoyo receiving it's datestamp. Slight aging not affecting the fine adhesive, a rare cover and a unique usage.rnrnProvenance: Collections Dujmovic, Longhi and Olgieser.
    Starting bid : 1,200 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,200 CHF