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Auction: 19032 - India used in the Straits Settlements, The Tan Ah Ee Collection - Part 1
Lot: 8

1854 Lithograph Issue
Penang
Covers
1856 (Dec.) native envelope to Bombay bearing, on reverse, 1a. red Die I strip of three (lifted and replaced and one with pinhole towards foot) with good to large margins, clearly tied by "B/147" obliterator and showing arrival c.d.s. (6.1.57) alongside with light "penang/p.o." double-ring d.s. in red on obverse. A very scarce franking. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). Photo.

provenance:
Dr. Pichai Buranasombati, June 2000

Estimate
SG$10,000 to SG$12,000