Lot 138Mauritius, 1848-59, "Post Paid", 1d red on bluish, worn impression, vertical pair, large margins all around, tied by bold mute barred oval handstamps on folded letter from Port Louis to Batavia, Dutch East Indies, manuscript "via Aden" routing endorsement, reverse with "G.P.O. Mauritius, Ja 7, 1860" despatch cds and red boxed "Singapore, Ship Letter" transit datestamp; light cover file folds, Extremely Fine and rare; with 2022 B.P.A. certificate. Scott No. 5b.
SG No. 18 Estimate $10,000 - 15,000.
A CHOICE LARGE MARGIN PAIR OF THE 1D "POST PAID" ISSUE ON COVER TO BATAVIA.