India QV Cover 1868 Bombay – Pune SG59 1a Brown (2) Rare PM 7 VFU
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India QV Cover 1868 Bombay Pune SG59 1a Brown (2) Rare PM 7 VFU

Orange-brown envelope with earlier De La Rue printing stamps Very scarce (Rare on cover!) urban PM type B4g (JC) type 4n (MN) subtype duplex small well-defined figure framed square (Cooper states 11 or 12 lines) this example has 11 illustrated by Cooper - Sub-post offices numbered between 1-10 in use for short period 1867-8 Martin only records two numbers associated to sub-post office This example 7 unknown sub post office Bombay City B.P.O. (Des 8) (Numbers in Early Indian Cancellations 1855-1884 Martin D.R., Col.: pp144: 1970 p.110) Sent 11th February 1868 Arrived Poona (Pune MH) 12th February 1868

Cover fine condition short upper tear Stamps fresh attractive condition

£275.00
₹25,300.00 / $332.75
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