lot # 790 - brit. colonies gambia
1886/93: 1 d. aniline carmine and 2 d. orange, the latter with tiny surface scratch, used on 1897 cover to August Dietz in Richmond, VA, USA tied by "Bathurst / Gambia" cds's (Nov 27) in black with repeated information strike at left. Reverse with Marseille transit (Dec 13) and New York and Richmond (Dec 23) datestamps. Pinholes to envelope at upper left but scarce.
Catalogue 298: Europe & Overseas