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Lot #478


1852 1sgr lilac rose, horizontal strip of three, large margins all around, with portions of two adjoining stamps at top, tied by two "Braunschweig 29/12 11-11 1/2" double circle cancels in blue on outer Folded Letter used in 1852 from Brunswick to Berlin, with Minden 29/12/Berlin and additional 30/12 arrival pmks on back. The middle stamp has a pressed out vertical crease, otherwise a v.f. cover, with 1990 Maria Brettl certificate ("very rare franking, largest known multiple of this value, only a few exist, this cover being one of the finest known"),
Catalog #Mi.1
Catalog Value €12,000


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