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Auction: 105 - Lot number: 524 << Previous   Next >>

Category: SOUTH AUSTRALIA Postal History

Description: 1870 part-entire to Sydney (b/s) "overland to Melbourne/thence per first Steamer" with rare franking of 2d & '3-PENCE' in red on 4d SG 91 tied by GPO cds, part-strike 'F[ORWARDED] by/G[EORGE Y]OUNG/Ad[elaide]' h/s (the letter signed "GeoYoung"), light horizontal & vertical folds clear of the stamps. [The only other example of SG 91 on cover of which we are aware was a single franking from the same correspondence in the John Griffiths Collection, that sold for 572 in 1992]

Listed in: overprinted stamps , Forwarding Agents

Estimate: AUD$ 2500.00

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Online Bidding for Lot: 524

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Item was sold for: $3,400.00