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
3201
c
Sale 1106, Lot 3201, Worldwide (India to South Australia)INDIA, 1854, 4a Pale Blue & Pale Red (6; SG 24). Vertical cut-to-shape pair of the 4th printing, margins large to just barely touching on bottom stamp, additionally franked with 2a Green (5; SG 31), large margins to touching at bottom right, each cancelled and tied by diamond of dots cancel and manuscript "Stamped" on small 1856 mourning cover to Brentford, England, manuscript "per P&O Steamer via Calcutta & Southampton", large boxed "India Paid", Calcutta transit backstamp and British arrival marking on front (also tying 2a stamp), Fine, a wonderfully attractive cover

E. 1,500-2,000
2,100