Category: NEW SOUTH WALES Postal History
1854 outer to the Philippines "Per Kate" with excellent franking of Imperf Laureates 1d 6d & 8d SG 46 77 & 79 - overlapping but the 6d & 8d possibly with full margins - tied by bars cancels of Sydney (superb b/s), very fine strike of 'Registered/Sydney' h/s, fine 'MANILA/ISs FILIP' arrival b/s & superb '2' (reales) postage due h/s on the face, extensively reinforced but of very fine facial appearance. Ex Shenfield, Seybold & "Manwood" (1995; realised $US6000). RPSofL Certificate (1995) states "stamps removed from cover and replaced", but this is of no significance.
unusual origins or destinations , PHILIPPINES , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , postmarks - instructional markings , Early Imperforate Stamps