Lot 1513: ST. CHRISTOPHER 1872 (30 Sep) large part envelope to London, bear
Postage Stamps & Postal History of the World
November 10, 2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Description: ST. CHRISTOPHER 1872 (30 Sep) large part envelope to London, bearing 1871 CCC P.12½ 6d green strips of five (2) & a single, all tied by 'ST.KITTS' c.d.s. (Type D3) with year inverted & reversed, some faults though a remarkable & highest recorded franking from this period (the franking of 5/6d would be the fee for a letter weighing 2¾oz).