Lot 10042 – Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper

5pi black on rose, blue band top, plus Third Issue

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5pi black on rose, blue band top, plus Third Issue 1pi, both tied by dotted Arabic cancel of FILIBE (Brandt Type IIB/4), on entire from Filibe, Bulgaria to Constantinople. A very fine & extremely rare mixed franking of the 1st & 3rd issue Expertise: signed Calves Provenance: Bombieri Note: Illustrated in Basaran (2010) page 40

2+20

Estimate 3’000 EUR
Auction date Tue 26 Feb 2013 at 14:15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 4’200