VICTORIA - Switzerland. 1855 registered cover from Melbourne to Ticino area of Switzerland, prepaid 6d for the outgoing ship letter fee, plus 1sh for Registration. Letter sent to England, via Cape Horn route, aboard the Black Ball Line Champion of the Seas, then forwarded to Switzerland, via France. Reverse shows MELBOURNE/VICTORIA departure, LIVERPOOL/SHIP transit, plus blue LOCARNO arrival c.d.s. Front shows partial red London transit, red Crown/REGISTERED cachet, red COLONIES/&c.ART.13 accountancy marking, ANGL/AMB.CALAIS French entry marking, plus French CHARGE handstamp. A scarce well-traveled Registered letter from the Australian Colonies. (Photo). Est. 200 - 300 CHF.
VICTORIA - Switzerland. 1855 registered ...
Start Price: 200.00 CHF