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Lot 20021 – Romania » Postal History » Principality of Wallachia » Cyrillic Post Handstamps

BRAILA: 1860 (27.8) Postal manuscript bearing very

BRAILA: 1860 (27.8) Postal manuscript bearing very clear decorative ornate Cyrillic full negative circular seal with inscription “POSTA BRAILA”, depicting Eagle, Post Coach, Riders and dated 1846, seal applied by lampblack, document being a receipt for 35 Lei and 25 Parale – carrier’s fee for Telegraph dispatch (Dragomir type SV46 – 6R; see # 4 page 28; signed: Heimbuchler), attractive and rare

Provenance: Moldavitza Collection

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

489

Receipt

Lei Par(ale)

35 25. Thirty five lei and twenty five parale, the cost of the courier

to Buzeu with dresele (letters, packages) …

(written by another hand) Was received at the Post House of Braila at eight

and five (minutes) o’clock.

(Stamp) Braila Post – 1846

(Signature)

Estimate 300 – 400 EUR
Auction date Wed 5 Jun 2019 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 480