CAPE OF GOOD HOPE
Postal History, Postal Stationery
POSTAL HISTORY
MC570
Postal History 1873 (April), cover bearing four x 1d carmine-red (SG 29), cancelled with crisp '1' barred ovlsl and 'CAPE TOWN AP 29 73' sc datestamp alongside. Addressed to England and endorsed at top 'Per Gothland' (under charter to Donald Currie), and then struck with large red '2' accounting strike. London arrival backstamps. Most attractive.
£200