lot # 3088 - europe France
1853: 40 c. orange in an irregular strip of three, one folded over top of 1862 entire letter at single rate from Paris to Santiago, Chile tied by dotted lozenge with Paris cds of despatch (Oct 15) and framed P.P. in red. Mailed via London (Oct 16) and thence carried on the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co 'Tasmanian' from Southamption to St. Thomas and transhipped there to the 'Tamar' to Colon. British P.O. 'Panama' cds on front in black and charged '15' (centavos) in red for local delivery. A few imperfections but an attractive cover.
Catalogue 220: Europe & Overseas