lot # 3079 - europe France
1870: Siège 40 c. orange and 1871/75 Cérès 10 c. brown on rose, small figures, used with Argentina 1868 5 c. red (Scott 20) all tied by manuscript pen stroke and by dotted Anchor lozenge to 1874 front of cover from Buenos Ayres to Bordeaux. Fine POR RIO GRANDE Steamer handstamp in black and corresponding octagonal BUENOS-AYRES / PAQ. FR. J No. 5 datestamp (April 27) in black alongside (Salles fig. 1072) and framed PD in red. Fine and attractive.
Catalogue 220: Europe & Overseas