Lot 20162 – Romania » Ottoman Post Offices

Braila – Ibrail : 1844 Entire letter from Braila to Constantinople

Braila – Ibrail : 1844 Entire letter from Braila to Constantinople (the Ottoman Post in Braila had a Postal Relay station at this date and mail from Braila was cancelled at the arrival office), on arrival in Constantinople struck with all Arabic negative ‘An Canib Posta-i Deraliyye 257’ greenish hand stamp (Coles & Walker fig.7). alongside Arabic manuscript despatch ‘IBRAIL’ and weight 3 Dirhem / postal charge 4 piastre. Scarce, one of the very few recorded covers from this Office

A remarkable and very rare item. certificate Nakri

Estimate 3’800 – 4’400 EUR
Auction date Wed 5 Jun 2019 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 3’000