Sale 800 — 1998 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 9 May, 1998

Category — General Foreign

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
406
c
Sale 800, Lot 406, General ForeignMEXICO, 1867, 4r Rose, Without Overprint (45a). Ample to large margins, tied by "Franco Mexico" in circle cds on folded cover to Mont Vaule, France, ms. "Por estraorde." (Por estraordinario - special service), "Vera-Cruz Paq. Fr. B. No. 1 13 Aout 67" octagonal ds, "10" decimes due hs, transit and receiving backstamps, Very Fine, one of two recorded examples of the 4-reales without overprint used on cover (only six covers are recorded with the overprinted 4-reales), signed Bash

E. 3,000-4,000
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