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Lot 10084 – Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 2nd Printing: Wide Spaced, Thin Paper

UNIQUE USAGE OF THE RECTANGULAR CANCEL 2pi blac

UNIQUE USAGE OF THE RECTANGULAR CANCEL 2pi black on blue-green, with red control band in red at bottom, neatly tied on 1865 folded cover to Mersina by superb DERALIYE triple boxed rectangular cancel (Brandt type III-12), with French post office CONSTANTINOPLE/TURQUIE cds & « 10 » tax marking alongside, a superb usage and unique on the Tughra issue A late usage of the Tughra issue with the very rare boxed cancellation which was normally only used on the Duloz issue Note: Illustrated in Basaran (2010) page 69

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Estimation 12’000 EUR
Date de vente Tue 26 Feb 2013 at 15:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
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