Sale 1106 — 2015 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 25 June, 2015

Category — Worldwide (India to South Australia)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3200
c
Sale 1106, Lot 3200, Worldwide (India to South Australia)INDIA, 1854, 4a Blue & Red (6; SG 19). Two singles of the 2nd printing with margins ample to just touching in some places, additionally franked with a 2a Green (5; SG 31), large margins all around, each cancelled by diamond of dots cancel on cover to Birmingham, England, red boxed "India Paid", large boxed Bassein Paid origin handstamp with manuscript "29.4.55" on reverse (which is located just north of Bombay), red London Paid tombstone datestamp on front and Birmingham arrival backstamp, incl. original enclosure which even has a hand-drawn map showing the Bassein area, cover with trivial nicks due to thin paper, otherwise Fine and scarce use, with 2013 B.P.A. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
3,250