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Lot# 1754 - Auction 284 - 290

  • Lot# : 1754 Austria

    War against Denmark / Second Schleswig War 1864: Cover endorsed "K. K. Feldpost" and "Kolding" (Denmark) at top, mailed to Vienna at concessionary free rate (for soldiers under the rank of Sergeant Major), struck with superb "K. K. FELDPOST / No. 1" circular datestamp (Oct 18) in black. Reverse with manuscript notation of a Lieutenant Wimpffen of the 27th "Linien" Infantry Regiment, full Crowned red wax seal and Vienna arrival datestamp in black (Oct 21). A rare and most appealing cover.
    Starting bid : 500 CHF
    Hammer price : 550 CHF