lot # 1926 - europe Spain
1851: 12 c. lilac, the block of six with large margins all round, one stamp close at base, used on 1851 Judicial cover to Barcelona tied by six strikes of the araña handstamp in black. SOLSONA / CATALUNA despatch cds below (July 4) in red and reverse with Barcelona arrival cds (July 6) in red. The block in an excellent vivid shade and very fine but for small contemportary fault on fourth stamp, not mentioned on certificate. An exceptionally attractive cover. Cert. F. Graus (2003) Mi = € 1'800+/Edifil 7 = € 2'000+.
Catalogue 284: Europe & Overseas