Ceylon

Ref: K3878
  • £950.00

1861 small mourning cover from Kandy to Nuwara Ellia with a rough perf. 14 to 15½ 2d green (SG 29) tied by a barred cancel. A red KANDY FE 26 1861 datestamp is on the back of the cover, on the front is a Nweara Ellia arrival c.d.s. A very scarce stamp on a particularly fine mourning cover. R.P.S. 2007 certificate. Ex Joseph Hackmey.