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Lot 9106

Bahamas, 1849 (Jan. 25), "Prepaid" entire from Bahamas to London, folded letter picked up on the outbound trip of the Dee and carried through the entire Mexican route before reaching Bermuda and onward to Southampton, resulting in a five-week delay; rated "1/" with Crowned Circle "Paid/at/Bahamas" (SG #CC1, £2250 on cover) alongside light London PAID datestamp for March 31, both in red; superb, crisp "BAHAMAS" double-arc origin dater on reverse, Very Fine, an unusual cover, Ex-"Staircase".
Suggested Bid $750
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