AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, SYDNEY VIEWS - THREE PENCE
3d Yellow-Green, SG 39, large margined example on 1852 (5th Jul) entire letter Sydney to London, endorsed 'Glenbervie'
Soft Yellowish paper 3d Yellow-Green, SG 39, attractive four-margined example on 1852 (15th May) entire letter Sydney to England 'Pr "Ganges"', mss. '8', various backstamps. 1983 Holcombe Certificate
Realised Price : $1,150
Bluish to grey wove paper: 3d Yellow-Green, SG 42, even margins, small part original gum, minor corner crease at lower left. 2000 BPA Certificate
Bluish to grey wove paper: 3d Deep Yellow-Green, SG 42, two margined example on 1853 (17th Sep) cover Sydney to England 'Per Australian', mss. '1/-', crowned Ship Letter in black, London and Salisbury backstamps
3d Yellow-Green, SG 42, + Laureate 2d Ultramarine SG 52 on 1853 (Mar) cover to England endorsed 'British Mail to England', adhesives cancelled by barred numerals '78' of Cassilis, Sydney transit and arrival backstamps. Attractive combination cover.