lot # 3019 - brit. colonies Antigua u. Antigua Barbuda
1876: 1 d. lake-rose, perf. 14, in a horizontal pair used with 1879 4 d. blue on 1882 registered cover to Halifax, Nova Scotia tied by "A02" obliterators with two strikes of straight line REGISTERED below and 'Antigua' cds of despatch (June 5) in black. Reverse with 'Halifax NS / Canada' arrival cds (June 17). A scarce and attractive franking.rnProvenance: Collection J.L. 'Bobbie' Messenger, RL, 14 Dec 1982, lot 22.
Catalogue 285: British West Indies – The ‘BESANÇON’ Collection (part III)