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Lot 70106 – Romania » Postal History

1859-60, 1kr brown, two singles, 6kr green, two singles, and 18kr blue, single, three stamps on regsitered mail to Romania

A VERY RARE REGISTERED INCOMING MAIL

1859-60, 1kr brown, two singles, 6kr green, two singles, and 18kr blue, single, three stamps (1kr and 18kr denominations) touched on one side, tied by ‘STUTTGART/25 NOV 1860/11N2’ cds’s, on 25 Nov. 1860 folded registered cover to Bucharest, ‘STUTTGART/CHARGÉ’ red postmark at left, Weiterfranko Austrian ‘Wf20’ and German ‘Wf14’ (Kr) notations on front, carried with involvement of the Austrian P.O. in Bucharest as denoted by corresponding cds on reverse; a very rare and desirable cover for both collectors of Wurtemberg and Romanian postal history

Note: 32 kreuzer franking paying the second weight letter rate as confirmed by the ‘2’ red crayon at lower right, with 6 kreuzer registration fee being paid in cash

Expertise: Signed Jakubek (1977), Emilio Diena and Thier

Sassone 11, 13, 15

Estimate 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Auction date Thu 3 Dec 2020 at 19:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 14’000