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FALKLAND ISLANDS 1873 SGFR1 Cover

FALKLAND ISLANDS 1873 SGFR1 Cover
1873 (OC 1) blue cover to "Miss Emma Luxton, 22 William Street, Swansea, South Wales, Glamorganshire", endorsed "Paid" at lower, with very fine "Black Frank" handstamp at upper right and equally fine type F1 despatch cds at lower left, with m/s "6" rating to indicate postage paid alongside. Red "LONDON/PAID" transit cds on face, and small part Swansea backstamp. Carried by the "Black Hawk" to Montevideo, and thence by RMSP "Boyne" to Southampton. Slight cover faults (part of flap missing), but neat and attractive. Only 46 "Black Frank" covers recorded, this being No 5/73 in the Barnes listing. Ex Styles and Palmer (RL 12/10/1978, lot 1502). (cat £17000)

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Stock Code: P167006330