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Stamps and Postal History(#47MG) 05/03/2015 1:00 PM ACST CLOSED!

Lot 1 of 322: 1838 entire letter headed "Sydney 15th Decr 1838" & signed "W McGarvie", to Scotland rated "3" with oval 'PAID SHIP LETTER/[crown]/DE*24/1838/SYDNEY' d/s in red, unframed 'INDIA LETTER/FALMOUTH' b/s in red rated "1/4" crossed-out & "1/6", London transit cds & boxed 'GLASGOW' arrival b/s both with indistinct dates, light overall soiling. [William McGarvie arrived per "Comet" at Sydney in 1828, where he became a newspaper proprietor, bookseller & pastoralist at Port Macquarie. Despite his own succ

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Lot closed - Price Realized:$480
Estimate: $400

Stamps and Postal History(#47MG)  05/03/2015 1:00 PM ACST  CLOSED!