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RIMNICU SARAT: 1860 (10.8) Postal manuscript bearing

RIMNICU SARAT: 1860 (10.8) Postal manuscript bearing very clear decorative ornate Cyrillic full negative oval seal with inscription “POST: RIM:SARAT”, depicting Post Horn, seal applied by lampblack, document being a receipt for 20 Lei and 10 Parale – carrier’s fee for Telegraph dispatch, (Dragomir type SV56 – 6R; see # 14 page 30), extremely fine and scarce

Expertise. signed Heimbüchler

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

Post ………..

The couriers under No. 51 started towards the telegraphic station in Buzeu

on Thursday nigh at two after twelve hours receiving payment with tax for

two posts twenty lei and 10 parale, and this confirms the receipt

Post of Rimnicu Sarat signature 1860 October 10

Estimate 300 – 400 EUR
Auction date Wed 5 Jun 2019 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 650