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Auction: 237 - Lot number: 484 << Previous   Next >>

Category: TASMANIA - Postal History

Description: 1864 (Oct 22) small cover to an army officer on the Deccan Plateau "Via Bombay" with 'TASMANIA' Imperf 6d & 1/- both with almost full margins tied by BN '52' cancels of Launceston, diamond 'POST-OFFICE/LAUNCESTON/ [crown]/...' d/s in red alongside & straight-line 'REGISTERED' handstamp, tiny 'BOMBAY' transit b/s & large-part 'SECUNDRABAD/1864/NO22' arrival b/s in red on the reverse, minor blemishes. A scarce destination from Tasmania. A very attractive franking of the 'full set' of the 1858 'TASMANIA' issue.

Listed in: Postal History , TASMANIA , Early Imperforate Stamps , unusual origins or destinations , INDIA , Military & Censor Mail , Postmarks - Instructional/Informative Markings , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , AUSTRALIA , AUSTRALIAN COLONIES General

Estimate: AUD$ 2000.00

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