CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Postal History, Postal Stationery
POSTAL HISTORY
MC562
Postal History 1878 (August), cover bearing ½d grey-black, three x 1d carmine-red and 4d dull blue (SG 28, 29, 30), cancelled '1' barred oval plus 'CAPE TOWN AU 27 78' sc datestamps. Addressed to Germany, struck with the recently introduced '2½d' red accounting strike, London transit.
£145