November 10, 2016, 12:00 PM GMT
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Lot 900: 1862-67 Large Hermes 2nd Athens 5L green on greenish, 20L blue
Estimate: £100 - £130
Description: 1862-67 Large Hermes 2nd Athens 5L green on greenish, 20L blue & 40L rosy mauve on blued, all with clear to good margins, used on 1869 cover to Genoa via Brindisi, tied by '67' lozenge of Syros on despatch. Framed 'Piroscafi/Postali/Austriaci' above in black. An attractive franking.