Lot 10096 – Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia

Military: 1917 Persia Indian Postal Agencies: British

Military: 1917 British and Russian collaboration. In November 1916 Russia moved troops into Persia to Aveh, the FPO 165 accompanied the troops. This envelope sent 15 Jan 1917 from Aveh via FPO 165 and addressed to Lt Colonel Napier (famous Philatelist) in Teheran, with a fine strike in violet of the “Caucasus Army Military in Persia”, very fine, scarce

Estimate 200 – 300 EUR
Auction date Mon 30 Nov 2020 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 280