1859-61, 2d., blue, Lapirot, pos. 1, large margins, in combination with even ample margined 6d., blue, Britannia, on folded entire letter from Port Louis to Bordeaux, tied by oval bars cancels with GPO/NO10 1859/MAURITIUS dispatch and Bordeaux receiving cancellation, taxed by 8 red crayon and French 16 Decimes crossed out and replaced by 32 Decimes for the 4th weight level of 24 to 32 g, a general rare and unique taxation with this issue, the most desirable of the three combination frankings in the worn impression, cert. Fulpius and Brandon (2007), SUP! Estimate 30.000€.
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