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Lot# 662 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 662 France

    1793 (Sept 23): Entire local letter from Fort de la Montagne opposite Toulon to Beausset, struck with fine two line '2E DIV. / ARMÉE D'ITALIE' in black (Reinhardt = 500 pts.). The letter, written during the Siege of Touln and Fort L'Eguilette, is from a forager complaining about the stopping of one of his convoys. Scarce.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 320 CHF