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Auction: 178 - Lot number: 279 << Previous   Next >>

Category: Postal History

Description: 1883 (April 7) cover to the Governor of South Australia with poor Perth cds & almost fine '[crown]/PAID' h/s, embossed Arms in red on the flap & oval 'GOVERNOR/[Arms]/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' cachet in blue on the face over endorsement "Administrator/Western Australia", fine GPO Adelaide arrival cds (date error) on the face, minor blemishes. Ex Dr Cecil Walkley: acquired for $402. [Sir Henry Thomas Wranfordsley arrived from Mauritius in 1880 as the new Chief Justice of WA. In 1883 he served as Administrator after the departure of Governor Robinson & before the arrival of Governor Broome]

Listed in: SOUTH AUSTRALIA , Postmarks - Instructional/Informative Markings , Vice-Regal (Governors') Mail , WESTERN AUSTRALIA , AUSTRALIAN COLONIES General , Postal History , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 600.00

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Item was sold for: $750.00