Auction: 14037 - Indian Postal Agencies in the Persian Gulf Area, The Alan Parsons Collection
Lot: 2029

The Indian Postal Agencies in the Persian Gulf Area
The Postal Agencies
Arabia
Bahrain
1886 (c.) (10 Aug.) 1a. brown on blue envelope registered to Bombay bearing, on reverse, 2a. blue cancelled by C12 "B" in circle of bars and additionally tied by arrival c.d.s. (31.8), "bahrain" c.d.s. (10.8) and framed "r/bahrain" registration handstamp, additional arrival c.d.s. on face; small portions at right missing through opening. Rare and regarded as the earliest recorded date of use of this cancellation and datestamp on cover. Photo

Sold for HK$70,000

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