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Lot# 4891 - Auction 218-221

  • Lot# : 4891 Austria

    1879: Stampless Money Letter from Szczakowa (April 15) mailed to Vienna charged '33 kr.' in manuscript, disinfected with two large red wax seals "K. K. Grenz Post-Amt in Szczakowa Am Bahnhof' (Royal Imperial Border Post Office, Railway Station Szczakowa) and perforated yellow label appled "Verwahrungs - Siegel / Wegen Desinfection / K. K. Postamt Szczakowa" (Safet Seal on account of disinfection. Royal Imperial Postal Office) with thimble datestamp below. Tiny opening tear on front but a very scarce and most attractive cover.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 220 CHF