Sale 744

Lot 44

Ecuador, 1868 (July 25), Superb 4r red Coat-of-Arms issue, on folded letter from Guayaquil to Lima (Scott 6), a choice example of this stamp, with large margins to just touching at upper right, tied by "FRANCA" diamond of dots cancel, with matching Guayaquil origin c.d.s. adjacent; reverse shows Lima Aug 1 1868 receiver; fresh, Very Fine, a remarkable item, and a scarce double rate example.
Estimate $600 - 800.

Realized $1,900

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