Cape of Good Hope

Ref: K3808
  • £1275.00

1862 cover to Perth, Scotland, with a fine three margined 1/- bright yellow-green (S.G.8) tied by a barred obliterator. A red QUEENSTOWN NO 20 1862 double oval cancel is on the back of the cover along with a Cape Town NO 29 1862 transit cancel and Perth JA 26 1863 arrival c.d.s. A Paid Devonport Cape Packet 24 JA 63 datestamp is on the front of the cover. A fine double rate cover, the 1/- paying the ½ - 1 oz rate.