Sale 744

Lot 467

Peru, Superb Quintet of Covers, 1870s-1927, a choice selection guaranteed to spruce up any collection, comprising a 20c quadsect First Issue Postage Due (#J4) with the quarter-stamp serving as postage, from Puno to Arequipa; a beautiful 1895 Registered A.R. cover, Lima to Hamburg, bearing seven different of the President Bermudez overprint issue; #J29 (3) used as postage to Ciudad; a rare 1926 Lima-to-Canal Zone cover franked by 10c "Plebiscito" (#253) along with 50c Plebiscite Bolognesi Monument (#RA5) as franking, the latter rare on cover; finally a 1927 cover, Lima to Iquitos, bearing a pair of the 50c First Airmail issue (#C1) with additional postage (signed Champion), generally Fine to Very Fine, a wonderful group.
Estimate $400 - 600.

Realized $400

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