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Auction: 220 - Lot number: 279 << Previous   Next >>

Description: RAILWAYS, COMMISSIONER OF: Die 1 h/s in violet on 1882 envelope with 'VICTORIAN RAILWAYS/...Station' imprint at L/L. The only recorded example of this envelope & the only recorded cover with the frank in violet: unlisted in the census. [Stieg & Watson at page 137 state "The handstamp in violet, only one cut-out is known, is rare". Classic understatement]


Listed in: Transport - railways & trains , Government & Politicians , Official mail , Postal Stationery - Franks , Postal Stationery , Postal History , VICTORIA

Estimate: AUD$ 300.00

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