FALKLAND ISLAND DEPS 1951 SGG2, G3b Cover 2d variety Missing I in Shetland Is
Stock Code: P190010999
1951 (3 MY) cover from South Georgia to Oregan, USA, correctly franked at 3d foreign rate by 1946 'Thick Map' 1d black and violet (showing misplaced vignette) and 2d black and carmine, the latter exceptionally showing variety Missing 'I' in 'Shetland Is' (vignette plate '1', R1/2), tied by individual very fine strikes of type SG7 cds, with additional strike alongside. Philatelically inspired, and the 2d with minor frame ink smearing, still a very desirable item with any of the 'Thick Map' varieties rare on cover.
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