Lot 30049
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
Price realised
800 EUR
Auction date
Mon 23 Sep 2013 at 14:30 (Europe/Zurich)
2pi black on blue, horizontal PAIR (bottom marginal) & Third Printing 20pa, both tied by battal cancellation of Deraliye (Brandt Type I/2), on large part 1864 folded entire from Deraliye, part address excised, (thought to be Islimiye – Sliven, Bulgaria) an extremely rare usage of a 2pi in a pair and mixed franking Note: Illustrated in Basaran (2010) page 33
Catalogue reference: 1+3