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Lot 3143

1870, 24¢ purple (153), used with 10¢ brown (150) pair, tied by circle of wedges cancels and by red Boston Paid c.d.s. on cover from Boston to Ahmednugger, India, red London Paid transit c.d.s. (Feb. 14) and "P.D." in oval backstamped Hamburg (Feb. 13), Sea Post Office (Bombay) and Ahmednugger (Mar. 22), multiple manuscript rates; 24¢ and one 10¢ with straightedge at right, Very Fine. Double 22¢ rate by Prussian Closed Mail to Hamburg then via London, Southhampton, Suez and Aden.
Estimate 2,000 - 3,000

Expertization: 2002 van der Lunden Certificate.


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