Lot 899: 1862-67 Large Hermes 2nd Athens 2L brown, 10L orange on blued, 40
Postage Stamps & Postal History of the World
November 10, 2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Description: 1862-67 Large Hermes 2nd Athens 2L brown, 10L orange on blued, 40L mauve on blue & 80L carmine all overlapped & used to pay Postage Due on incoming unpaid 1867 cover from Paris, france to Syros, tied by 'Syros' d/stamps (July 1). Some creasing but a rare & attractive four colour franking - for a further example see Chauvet page 124.