“Round the World” cover is to star at Zurich Asia auction

September 1st, 2016

FindYourStampsValue.com hurries to share the latest auction news with our devoted readers. This piece of info concerns one of the most original covers ever issued that will star in Hong Kong.

An 1897 “round the world” cover displaying stamps from multiple countries will auction at Zurich Asia auction.

The 1897 cover features an array of stamps and frankings from around the world. It's expected to make US$38,000-45,000 in a September 10-11 auction in Hong Kong. The envelope was registered in Colombia and sent to a variety of addresses around the globe before returning home.

It features a dazzling array of stamps, frankings, datestamps and cancellations from places as diverse as Shanghai, Bogota and Honolulu.

Be the lucky one who will add such an original philatelic item to their collections.

Sourced by paulfrasercollectibles.com