Lot 2036 -
1897 (Mar.) envelope from Pagoda Anchorage to Hermann Schweiger, I.M. Customs, Canton, showing "Pagoda Anchorage/Mail Matter" double-ring oval handstamp in brown and matching "Paid" bilingual framed handstamp, with "Imperial Post Office/Canton" oval arrival datestamp (3.25) on reverse, Extremely Fine, and one of the great rarities of the Customs Mail Matter handstamps.
The only recorded example of this Customs Mail Matter handstamp on official Customs mail, as well the unique e....Est. HK$350,000-400,000
Sold for HK$ 850,000
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