addressed to Switzerland, endorsed "British foreign rate paid", bearing 1/- bright yellow-green, good margins, and 6d. deep rose-lilac, good margins except at left corner where close, sharing black triangular cancellation; backstamped "SWELLENDAM/JY 17/1861" red oval, Cape Town and Basel, showing London and French transit c.d.s. on the front; cover with creases clear of the triangulars; very attractive." /> cover 1861 (17 July) cover from Swellendam<I> "pr. Str. Athens"</I> addressed to Switzerland, endorsed<I> "British foreign rate paid"</I>, bearing 1/- bright yellow-green, good margins, and 6d. deep rose-lilac, good margins except at left corner where close, sharing black triangular cancellation; backstamped "SWELLENDAM/JY 17/1861" red oval, Cape Town and Basel, showing London and French transit c.d.s. on the front; cover with creases clear of the triangulars; very attractive. | Christie's