c1851 BEAUFORT to Cape Town: Neat folded letter wrapper endorsed "ppaid" and rated "pp4" to "J Stewart, Master of the Supreme Court, Cape Town". At right a strike of the Beaufort OCTAGONAL 52 handstamp. On reverse superb intact red wax seal of "W Thwaits, General Agent & Auctioneer, Beaufort." VF, rare. Ex Ross.