1859cover to London "per Emeu" with very scarce franking of First Roulettes 6d slate-blue SG 17 tied by 'PAID/OC18/1859/=ADELAIDE-S.A.=' cds in blue, 'LONDON-SW/ A5 /DE14/59' arrival b/s, minor soiling & wrinkling. Ex Rose (1960) & Michael Blake. Carried per "Emeu", departed Melbourne 18.101859; & "Ripon", departed Alexandria 30.11.1859, arrived Southampton 14.12.1859.
Auction Category: SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History
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