Lot# 2018 - Sales #3027-29

  • Lot# : 2018 Great Britain

    1 / 1
    1873 Cover to Diamond Field in Griqualand, 1sh Green pl 6 (Scott 54) tied by Richmond/ Surrey FE 4 73 cds and addressed to "Sidney Godolphin A Shippard Esq/ Klipdrift/ Griqualand/ Diamond-Fields South Africa/ via Cape Town" and with a Cape Town MR 6 receiver on address side, backstamped London and light DIAMOND FIELDS MR 12 oval, stamp with clipped wing margin, envelope bit roughly opened left and at top and with some minor faults, still a Fine cover to a remote diamond mining territory; Mr Shippard was appointed acting attorney-general of Griqualand West on Jan 25 1873, just prior to the dispatch of this letter
    Start Price : 200 USD
    Current Opening : 200 USD
    Hammer price : unsold