lot # 4162 - brit. colonies montserrat
1883 (March): 1 d. red, wmk. Crown CA, perf. 12, a used horizontal strip of four on 1884 mourning cover to Aberdeen, Scotland tied by two strikes of the "A08" obliterator with 'Montserrat' cds of despatch below (Dec 11) in black. Reverse with Aberdeen arrival cds (Dec 31). Crease at right but exceptional and an extremely rare stamp on commercial cover.