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Lot 10063
United States » Incoming Mail
Prix réalisé
3’600 USD
Estimation
2’500 – 4’000 USD
Date de vente
Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

Romania. 1873 (?) (May 21). Cover from Jassy to New York, carried at 85 bani rate with 1872 25b perf. 12 1/2, irregular block of three, with 10b stamp missing, routed via Austria to Germany where it was struck with red « Franco » straight line and « 30x » blue crayon, carried by the Hapag « Hammonia II », red « Paid All » New York cds also tying the franking; an extremely rare transatlantic mail from Romania in this period -another cover from the same correspondence was described as « a unique and extraordinary transatlantic usage… » as part of the « Cornelia » collection and it was offered at CHF20’000 in 2007-.

Référence catalogue: Michel 34