Stamp of Albania 1870 Cover from Scutari to Venice with 1870-71 1pi and Italian postage dues
Lot 40000
Price realised
480 EUR
300 – 400 EUR
Auction date
Wed 15 Dec 2021 at 09:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1870 (?) (Feb 22) Cover from Scutari to Venice, paying the internal rate with ‘Duloz’ 1870-71 1pi, neatly cancelled by Arabic “ISKODRA” cds (C&W fig. 3) on dispatch with small “Scutari d’Albanie” cds in blue at top, Austrian Antivari cds (Tchilinghirian fig. 467) at top right, taxed on arrival “7” as with postage dues 1870-74 30c & 40c tied by arrival ds, very appealing; signed Holcombe; ex Palumbo.

Catalogue reference: Mi. 15; Sa. 7, 8