Lot 30083
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
Price realised
20’000 EUR
Auction date
Mon 23 Sep 2013 at 14:30 (Europe/Zurich)
5pi black on rose, central blue control band, vertical PAIR tied by both blue (Brandt II) & black (Brandt I) battal cancels, on 1864 folded registered cover addressed to Kevork Hoca at Valide Han in Deraliye, a stunning showpiece as only two such covers are recorded franked with vertical pairs Provenance: Brandt & Kuyas
Catalogue reference: 2