Lot 20018 – Romania » Postal History » Principality of Moldavia

1861 (27.4) Blanket (Post Ticket) to Nisporesti, showing

1861 (27.4) Post Ticket (Post Blanket): Long, decorative pre-printed form with the coat of arms of Moldavia atop and “Mircesti Station” in manuscript, ordering to the post captains of the Siretului Route (Drumul Siretului) to release a coach and two horses to Mr. Iancu Dinios Tinde for travel to Nisporesti. It bears a large circular seal ornated with the coat of arms of The United Principalities and reading “UNITED PRINCIPALITIES OF MOLDAVIA AND WALLACHIA FINANCE DEPARTMENT OF MOLDAVIA”. On the reverse the document bears the names and the signatures and dates of all the post captains on the route – very fine, attractive and scarce

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

Translation: Post captains of the “Drumul Siretului” shall release a coach and two horses to Mr. Iancu Dinios Tinde for going to Nisporesti only, with the horse payment to be calculated at the Treasury rate of 90 parale, per horse per hour to be received from the passenger; for the post districts I, II, IV and V, and for the post district III, 60 each, in addition to the payment of ten parale per horse per hour owed to the state and which was received at the release of this ticket in the sum of (blank) lei (blank) parale again Treasury rate

POST TICKET 96 (manuscript)

Post captains of the “Drumul Siretului” shall release a coach and two horses to Mr. Iancu Dinios Tinde for going

to Nisporesti only, with the horse payment to be calculated at the Treasury rate of 90 parale, per horse per hour

to be received from the passenger; for the post districts I, II, IV and V, and for the post district III, 60 each, in

addition to the payment of ten parale per horse per hour owed to the state and which was received at the release

of this ticket in the sum of (blank) lei (blank) parale again Treasury rate.

Director of the Posts of Moldavia (signature) Bureau Chief (signature)

Black, round stamp (United Principalities of Moldavia and Walachia Finance Department of Moldavia)

Bureau I

No. 6426

Month of April, day 27, year 861

ON REVERSE:

March-Route

From Mircesti to Nisporesti only

Post Distance from one station Number of Payment Confirmation of receipt

of funds

Name to another in hours Horses Lei Par. and passage through

stations

2,45 2 12 24

Mircesti Station Proper payment received

to Nisporesti only I. Vasali for two post horses

Estimate 80 – 120 EUR
Auction date Wed 5 Jun 2019 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 240

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