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  • Lot# : 3636 Uruguay

    1827 (June 14): Entire letter from Montevideo to London carried by the ship 'Kingfisher' via Falmouth, struck on arrival with superb strike of "(1) Oz at 14s/- per Oz." in black and rated at the one ounce rate with manuscript '14/-' alongside. London arrival cds (Aug 28) on reverse of a scarce and most attractive entire.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 320 CHF

    Lot# : 3637 Uruguay

    1859: Thin figures 60 c. lilac, a fine large margined example used on 1859 cover to Montevideo tied by fancy handstamp in black with 'salto' despatch cds below (Dec 4). An attractive cover Scott = $ 300.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3638 Uruguay

    1860: Thick Numerals, 60 c. lilac (shades), the album page with 10 used examples in a variety of shades from dull to red lilac, together with a fine 1862 cover endorsed 'por Villa del Salto' bearing a single 60 c. in the red-lilac shade mailed to Paysandu tied by oval 'Montevideo' datestamp (Feb 14), signed A. Diena, P. Holcombe Scott = $ 350+.
    Starting bid : 180 CHF
    Hammer price : 190 CHF

    Lot# : 3639 Uruguay

    1864: Coat of Arms 6 c. rose, a fine large margined example used on October 1864 entire letter to Montevideo tied by CERRO LARGO oval handstamp in blue, together with a small piece bearing two horizontal pairs of 6 c. rose cancelled by dotted obliterator in black.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 180 CHF

    Lot# : 3640 Uruguay

    1864: Coat of Arms 12 c. blue, a fine large margined example used on 1864 cover to Buenos Aires tied by oval 'Montevideo' datestamp (Aug 31) in black. Scarce and fine usage.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3641 Uruguay

    1865 & 1866: Entire letters (2), both from Montevideo to Bordeaux and both carried by the 'Carmel', each with different Montevideo despatch in black, struck with octagonal URUGUAY / CARMEL datestamp in black (Salles fig. 1035), the earlier dated Aug 15, 1865, the second entire Jan. 15, 1866; each struck with 'Brésil / Bordeaux' entry marks in black; one charged 8 décimes and the other 10 décimes. A fine pair: the 'Carmel' datestamp was in use for a year only.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3642 Uruguay

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    1866: Cover from Montevideo to Malaga, Spain franked by 1866 10 c. green imperf. tied by obliterator and by 'Montevideo' cds in black, in combination with France 1862 80 c. rose (Yvert 24) tied by dotted Anchor lozenge with framed P.P. in red and octagonal MONTEVIDEO Consular cachet (May 15) in black (Salles fig. 1062). Reverse with 'Bordeaux-Irun' transit (June 18) and Malaga arrival cds (June 21) where charged '4R' in red due. Minor file folds but a fine and appealing cover. Signed Brun. Cert. Brun (2017).
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 950 CHF

    Lot# : 3643 Uruguay

    1875: Cover from Montevideo to Dego, Italy franked by 1866 10 c. green perf., tied by "4" numeral obliterator in black. Carried by French Paquebot 'Parana' and struck with octagonal MONTEVIDEO / PAQ. FR. J No. 2 datestamp (Oct 28) in black (Salles fig. 1076). Paris cds in blue on reverse and struck with framed Convention marking "F*56" in blue on front and taxed '10' with corresponding Italy 1870 Postage Due 1 lire tied 'Dego' cds on receipt (Nov 18). Minor imperfections but scarce - Uruguay joined the UPU in July 1880.
    Starting bid : 100 CHF
    Hammer price : 150 CHF

    Lot# : 3644 Uruguay

    1876: Cover from Montevideo endorsed 'via Bordeaux' to Basel, Switzerland franked on despatch with 1866/67 10 c. green perf., tied by 'Montevideo' cds (July 5) in black and France 1870 Siège 40 c. orange and 1871/75 Cérès 80 c. carmine-rose cancelled in manuscript by pen crosses. 'Bresil / Bordeaux' entry marking on front (July 21) and triangular 'T' marking in black (early usage) and charged '130' (décimes) in red crayon. Reverse with Paris transit and Basel arrival cds (Aug 2). Small part of cover missing at top but an unusual combination cover. Signed Calves, Scheller.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 3645 Uruguay

    Italo-Platense Line 1879: 10 c. blue stationery envelope endorsed 'par "Italie" voie de Marseille' used from Montevideo to Bordeaux cancelled by oval 'Montevideo' despatch (Aug 23) with circular PLATA / MARSEILLE entry cds in red (Sept 24). Charged '12' décimes handstruck on arrival. Small internal cut in envelope but extremely scarce - only a handful of covers are recorded from the 'Italo-Platense Line'.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,000 CHF
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