lot # 3215 - brit. colonies New South Wales
New South Wales 1854/59: Garter 6 d. slate-green imperf., a fine and fresh adhesive with vivid colour and good to large margins all round, tied by Sydney mute obliterator in black to 1856 cover to Perth, Scotland. Central strike of London Paid in red (March 13, 1857) and handstruck '3' (d.) due. Reverse with Sydney NSW despatch (Dec 2, 1856) and PERTH arrival (March 14, 1857) cds's, both in black. Travelled at the direct 6 d. rate, an appealing item, the contents deal with gold finds.rnProvenance: Collection Dale Forster, DF sale (May 2002).
Michel Catalogue 292: The Ing. Pietro Provera Collection (part V)