10 November 2016, 12:00 GMT
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Lot 1513: ST. CHRISTOPHER 1872 (30 Sep) large part envelope to London, bear
Estimate: £140 - £160
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).