Lot 20007 – Romania » Postal History » Principality of Moldavia

1851 (17.2) Postal order (Inam): Decorative, pre-printed

1851 (17.2) Postal order (Inam): Decorative, pre-printed form requesting Casa Postelor (Post House) to release eight horses to one Major Coenicianul for travel from Jassy to Tecuci and Putna and back, for the benefit of the Administration. It bears a large, ornate octagonal seal showing Moldavian coat of arms – very fine, attractive and scarce

Note: Full translation of the document may be viewed on line.

Document translation:


The post house shall release eight horses to Major Coenicianul for travelling from Jassy to Tekuchi and Putna and back for the benefit of the Administration and with payment of the progon from the Treasury. Not missing art. 10 of the contract. (square, red stamp with the Moldavian coat of arms)

Great Treasurer (signature)


No. 60

Section III

Section Chief

1851, the month of February, day 17 (signature) Karanfil


67 (manuscript)

Estimate 150 – 200 EUR
Auction date Wed 5 Jun 2019 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 360