GB 1879 SG43 Pl.178 Cover - Naval Officers letter

Stock Code: P234000230

1878 Naval Officers Letter. Very attractive 1d pink postal stationery envelope uprated with 11 1d rose-red Pl.178 (2 strips of three, 1 pair and 3 singles) all neatly cancelled by London Chief Office '28' numerals. Addressed to Seagrove's the naval outfitters in Portsea with a Portsmouth cds on reverse for SP.26.1879. There is as usual no indication from where the letter originates, but with no concessionary rates at this time, a vessel stationed in South America seems most likely. A very attractive scarce franking which has been opened for display.


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