Lot# 1384 - Auction 257-264
Batum / Adjara, Turkish occupation 1918 (Oct): Turkish Fieldpost cancellations "BATUM No. 2" and "BATUM No. 3" (Coles & Walker fig. B2 and unlisted resp.) on 1916/17 definitives 20 pa. carmine and 1 pi. violet, respectively in blocks of four. The 20 pa. block is on a stationery cutout, the 1 pi block on an official document with the handstamp of the head of the administration of Batum fortified zone on reverse. A fine and interesting duo, normally these Fieldpost cancellations of Batum are only found on newspaper cutouts and CTO, in this condition rare.
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