lot # 3148 - brit. colonies barbados
Rough perforation 14 to 16 1861/70: 1 d. blue, rough perforation 14 to 16, a used horizontal pair on 1867 entire letter to Port Medway, Nova Scotia endorsed 'p. Mail via Halifax, N.S.' tied by "1" bootheel obliterators. Inland double rate fully paid, originally docketed '8' for double the Ship fee and, on arrival charged '27' cents to pay. Reverse with single ring 'Barbados' despatch cds (Feb 9), blue 'St. Thomas' transit (Feb 14) and Halifax datestamp (March 21). File fold crosses one adhesive but scarce.
Catalogue 285: British West Indies – The ‘BESANÇON’ Collection (part III)