Cape of Good Hope

Ref: K3994
  • £895.00

1858 mourning envelope to Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire, with a 6d pale-rose, three good to large margins, tied by a triangular obliterator. A CAPE TOWN JY 2 1858 datestamp is on the back of the cover along with a Cape Packet cancel of the same date. The cover was previously opened for display but has been resealed. A fine example of this stamp (SG 7) on a cover.