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Lot# 135 - Auction 284 - 290

  • Lot# : 135 Iran

    1929 (1. Aug.): Baghdad - Haifa Overland Mail, legal sized envelope endorsed 'Via Overland Desert Mail' and red label from Teheran to Nabattieha, Lebanon (today Syria) franked on front (one stamp missing) and reverse via "Baghdad 6. Aug. 29" and "Beirouth 1.8.29" to "Nabattieha 11-8-29". Despite one mising stamp, a scarce acceptance to the Overland Mail Service from Persia, only one or two items known.
    Starting bid : 100 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold