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Sale 104

Lot 367

Australia; Tasmania, 1853, "Van Dieman's Land", 4d Red Orange, Plate I, 2nd State Used From Campbell Town Cover, SG #7, 1853 folded letter sheet to Launceston with cut-to-shape copy tied by fine strike of BN '18', boxed 'CAMP TOWN/22 Dec 53' datestamp and very fine Launceston arrival backstamp, Fine. Ex. John Cress, in this period, Post Office didn't provide datestamps to any "country" post office, abbreviated Campbell Town h.s. was procured privately by postmaster, Henry J Durieu.
Scott #2.
Estimate $350-500.

Realized $518

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