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Stamp of Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Mediterranean Sea GREECE: 1866 (15 Nov) Cover from Rostov franked 10
Lot 10156
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Mediterranean Sea
Price realised
750 EUR
Estimate
800 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
GREECE: 1866 (15 Nov) Cover from Rostov franked 10k vertical strip of 3 +3k (fault) + 1k tied by Rostov cds’s and red encircled FRANCO, routed via Odessa with rhomboid cancel on obverse, addressed to Syros with arrival backstamp, taxed ’65’ in red crayon and franked 5L yellow-green + 20L blue + 40L greyish rose on grey-lilac tied by Syros cds’s, vertical filing crease affecting one 10k and 40L. Spectacular franking.