A collection of three amusingly decorated envelope fronts, mid 19th century  

Each addressed to a Mrs A. Chaplin, Malakoff, Bordighera, Riviera di Ponente Italy, and painted with caricatures with East India franked anna stamps — each approximately 4in. (10 cm) x 5.1/4in. (13 cm)

Condition: Each cut from the front of an envelope, some minor stains and foxing, one with a tear and loss to one side. The images give a clear idea of the condition.

Price: £420