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  • Lot# : 936 Mexico

    1856: Guadalajara District 4 r. carmine, a vertically bisected example used on 1858 cover to Salamanca tied by "Franqueado / Guaadalajara" cds (March 28) in black. Cover with two file folds well away from adhesive but fine Scott = $ 250.
    Starting bid : 100 CHF
    Hammer price : 100 CHF

    Lot# : 937 Mexico

    1856: Album pages (2) with used first issue ½ r. blue (5, including a pair), 1 r. yellow used (10) including an 1861 cover bearing a pair cancelled by ZACATECAS str. line handstamps in black, and an off-cover pair with provisional usage cancelled by oval "CORREOS / COLIMA" datestamp (April 15, 1868) in black, and a piece with pair cancelled by framed "Franqueado en / Tepic" in red; 2 r. green (4) incl. a pair on 1860 cover from San Luis Potosi to Zacatecas; 4 r. carmine (4) all with clear to large margins. An attractive group.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 240 CHF

    Lot# : 938 Mexico

    1861: Small collection of the second issuee with ½ r. black on brown unused, used and a San Luis Potosi used block of four (not guaranteed), 1 r. black on green unused and used vertical pair on piece tied by oval Guadalajara handstamp, 2 r. black on rose with usages from Saltillo, Tulancingo Eagle cancel, Salamanca and on piece with 1 r. tied by framed YRAPUATO in black and a cover from Vera Cruz; Gothic 1867 4 r. red on yellow used and two reprints used, 8 r. green on brown used (2). An unusual lot
    Starting bid : 180 CHF
    Hammer price : 280 CHF

    Lot# : 939 Mexico

    1841/55: Entire letters (5) with 1841 entire from Mexico to Bordeaux with "Outre-Mer / Pauillac" entry mark, 1851/55 group from Zacatecas all with "COLONIES / & c. ART.13" in red, two with fancy framed "Zacatzecas" despatch handstamps, rated 15, 30 or 45 décimes due on arrival, each bearing VERA CRUZ British P.O. cds on reverse.
    Starting bid : 120 CHF
    Hammer price : 200 CHF
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