Turks Islands

Ref: G3730
  • £1150.00

1893 cover to Jamaica, franked with a pair of ½d’s, a 1d and a ½d on 4d provisional, correctly paying the 2½d rate, all cancelled by barred ‘T1’ cancels with a TURKS ISLANDS NO 9 93 datestamp beneath. The cover was erroneously forwarded to New York where it arrived on November 17 93. A rare commercial usage of this surcharged stamp which is from Setting 2, position 3.