bearing a superb strike of "CORPS EXP. CHINE/BAU CENTRAL" c.d.s. partly overstriking Chinese boxed marking in red (possibly and early Min Chu handstamp) and handstruck "5" and showing French c.d.s. on reverse, unusual and interesting. Ex Balliere " /> cover 1861 (24 Oct.) an entire to Paris (addressee's name excised)<I> "Via Marseille"</I> bearing a superb strike of "CORPS EXP. CHINE/BAU CENTRAL" c.d.s. partly overstriking Chinese boxed marking in red (possibly and early Min Chu handstamp) and handstruck<I> "5"</I> and showing French c.d.s. on reverse, unusual and interesting. Ex Balliere | Christie's