1859 cover to England with Hillman Litho 6d grey-black SG 19 (margins close to large except where just shaved at lower-right) tied by a void grid cancel, undated oval 'POST OFFICE/[crown]/("15 4 59")/GUILDFORD/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' h/s, Manchester arrival b/s, flap removed & minor surface abrasion on the face. Carried per "Malta" which departed Albany 23/4/1859. Ex John Gartner and Dr Cecil Walkley: acquired for $862.
Auction Category: Postal History
Early Imperforate Stamps , Postmarks , WESTERN AUSTRALIA , AUSTRALIAN COLONIES General , Postal History , AUSTRALIA