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Auction: 239 - Lot number: 1981 << Previous   Next >>

Category: TASMANIA - Postal Stationery

Description: WRAPPERS - STAMPED TO ORDER: 1891 (Jan 19) usage of 1d red for the Federal Australian Philatelist to France with printed 'BOOK POST' but with 'Deficient Postage ("1")/Fine ("1") - 9"2d to pay")' h/s applied, minor opening fault at U/L & vertical fold at left. Ex Prof Owen Ingles. [The Book Post rate was 1d per 2oz. It's odd that this should have been preferred, because the Newspaper rate was 1d for the first 4oz, which probably would have avoided the fine]

Listed in: AUSTRALIAN COLONIES General , AUSTRALIA , Postal Stationery , Postal Stationery - Wrappers (PTPO) , FRANCE , Postmarks - Instructional/Informative Markings , TASMANIA

Estimate: AUD$ 150.00

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Quality: (B) Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $150.00