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  • Lot# : 6023 Austrian Navy and Shipmail

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    Catalogue# : 5X
    Austrian Shipmail, Origin Markings for Ship Letters, Adriatic Sea 1850 (June 14): Entire letter from Trieste to S.M. Maddalena, bearing 9 kr. light blue in type I on handmade paper, a fine and fresh adhesive with good to huge margins, tied by clear straight line "C. V. DA TRIESTE" handstamp in black (Tchilinghirian fig. 6 / Müller 3425a) leaving the Arms nearly completely free. Reverse with "S. M. MADDALENA" arrival cds in black. A most appealing usage in the first month of the first Austrian issue. Ferchenbauer = € 800 for the early usage.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 220 CHF