BARBADOS 1878 SG87, 88 Used 1d on half 5s dull rose x2 on piece to France

Stock Code: P212011859

1878 (AP 10) buff piece bearing 1878 1d on half 5s dull rose (x2), respectively with surcharge types 3b and 3c, in combination with a defective 1875-80 1s purple, neatly tied by BARBADOS cds and by part French arrival cds at upper left. A very rare and remarkable item, showing two different types and demonstrating an overseas usage of this provisional issue, which was mainly intended for the local 1d rate. Ex Hurlock (Harmers June 1958, lot 563). RPS Cert (1960).

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BARBADOS 1878 SG87, 88 Used 1d on half 5s dull rose x2 on piece to France - $2,183.30*


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