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Catalogue 288: The Ing. Pietro Provera Collection (part IV)
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  • Lot# : 6162 Haiti

    French Shipmail in the Americas 1877 (Aug 28): Entire letter from Cap Haïtien, Haiti to St. Thomas, Danish West Indies, endorsed "p Colombie", bearing Siège 40 c. orange and Sage brown-lilac type I, two adhesives in a deep fresh colour with good perforation, tied by octogonal "LE CAP HAÏTIEN" datestamp, a superb information strike alongside. Reverse struck with octagonal "LE CAP HAÏTIEN PAQ. FR. No. 2" Shipmail's datestamp. Horizontal file fold opened lightly at right, minor toning, nevertheless a most interesting and appealing Shipmail entire within the Caribean.rn 
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,600 CHF
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