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Auction: 19032 - India used in the Straits Settlements, The Tan Ah Ee Collection - Part 1
Lot: 28

1855-65 Typographed Issues
1867 (4 Jan.) entire to Singapore, bearing ½a. blue clearly tied by "B/109" obliterator and showing framed "singapore/Bearing 1 Anna" h.s. (Type UP3) alongside with, on reverse, the extremely rare framed "malacca/paid" datestamp (Type SL2) in red across join. A major rarity, one of five covers recorded from Malacca bearing these issues, of which two are to Singapore, and one of two covers known with this datestamp. Photo

Dr. Pichai Buranasombati, June 2000

SG$25,000 to SG$30,000