Lot 20029 – Romania » Postal History » Principality of Wallachia » Cyrillic Post Handstamps

RIMNIKU SARAT: 1842 Postal manuscript (12.8) bearing

RIMNIKU SARAT: 1842 Postal manuscript (12.8) bearing on both sides a clear negative seal depicting postal coach pulled by two horses, coachman cracking the whip and the year 1839 underneath, surrounded by Cyrillic inscription indicating Rimniku Sarat postal station (on the postal road # 1, Bucharest – Foksani; see Dragomir, page 25)

Note: Wallachian post station seals before 1841 are not yet described in the philatelic literature and are seldom seen on the philatelic market

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