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Auction: 173 - Lot number: 999 << Previous   Next >>

Category: MALAYA - Straits Settlements - Postal History

Description: 1877 entire written in Italian to Genoa with 2c brown & 12c blue SG 11 & 15 tied by 'GAGGINO' company's h/s in blue & poor 'B/172' cancels, 'SINGAPORE/ B/ MR8/77/PAID' cds in red, 'BRINDISI', 'GENOVA' & postman's '16' h/s on the reverse, ironed-out filing creases, a little soiled/stained. Scarce destination. Ex Tay Peng Hian (Lot 60174). Carried per "Zambesi" from Penang, "Australia" from Galle, & "Venetia" from Alexandria. [The second-last westwards sailing prior to the Straits Settlements joining the Universal Postal Union]

Listed in: ITALY , unusual origins or destinations , Postmen , MALAYA Straits Settlements , Postal History

Estimate: AUD$ 450.00

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Item was sold for: $525.00