, bearing 1/- pale red horizontal pairs (2, one stamp touched at top), both clearly tied by dumb obliterator, showing London Paid c.d.s. in red with despatch c.d.s. on reverse. A fine eight times rate franking for an item over 1¾oz. but under 2oz. Photo" /> cover 1857 (17 July) envelope from Sydney to London, marked<I> "via Marseilles per Mail Steamer Columbian"</I>, bearing 1/- pale red horizontal pairs (2, one stamp touched at top), both clearly tied by dumb obliterator, showing London Paid c.d.s. in red with despatch c.d.s. on reverse. A fine eight times rate franking for an item over 1¾oz. but under 2oz. Photo | Christie's