THE PETER JAFFÉ AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, TASMANIA, POSTAL HISTORY
Realised Price : $625
1840 (15 Jun) entire letter headed 'Point Puer' (near Port Arthur) to England endorsed at left 'P Fullion Cal Sgt/37th Light Infantry', fine 'PAID/19JU19/1840' struck in black, 'SHIP LETTER' in red, mss 'pd 7'
Realised Price : $460
1892 (17 Oct) cover to U.S.A. bearing 2d Sideface tied by BN '172' of Hastings with datestamp at left, handstruck bold 'T' and manuscript '5' and straight-line 'MISSENT', New York arrival cds on front, backstamps of Hobart, Augusta and New York. Scarce
Realised Price : $240
1903 (3 Mar) pictorial 'THE/Tasmanian Letter Card' to Germany bearing 1d Pictorial and ½d Tablet tied by Launceston datestamps, bold handstruck 'T' and manuscript '15c' and '25', arrival backstamp of Erfurt