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Auction: 19032 - India used in the Straits Settlements, The Tan Ah Ee Collection - Part 1
Lot: 39

1855-65 Typographed Issues
1865 (6 Aug.) blue envelope registered to Dublin, marked "Via Marseilles", bearing 8p. purple and 2a. yellow pairs (3) and a single, each cancelled by poor "B/172", showing red crayon "1/3", rare framed "regt letter no" h.s. in red and, on reverse, "singapore/p.o." double-ring d.s. and "h&k pact" transit d.s.; the envelope with some peripheral age spots. An extremely rare registered franking. Brandon Certificate (2009). Photo

Milo D. Rowell, October 1992
Spink Singapore auction, June 2001

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