|Realisation Price||11,000.00 AUD|
Prestige Philately: Public Auction 194 - Friday 15th August 2014 (3PM AEST): NEW ZEALAND: Lot 1436: 1855-57 Perkins Bacon Printings 1/- yellow-green/blued paper SG 3, almost full margins but the margin at left is a little ragged and just intrudes into the design at upper-left, tied to cover to Dorset by very fine BN '6' cancel, equally fine 'NEW PLYMOUTH/ OC27/58/NEW ZEALAND' b/s (with Reversed 'Z'in 'ZEALAND' ), faint 'BRIDPORT/FE12/69' arrival b/s, minor blemishes, Cat £5500 x2+ ( CP $NZ75,000) on cover. Ex Marcel Burrus and Currie. BPA Certificate (1993). A very attractive First Issue cover.