Details For Cover ID# 26085

Click on cover image to view at full resolution.

Front Image Back Image

Cover Type: Foreign (other)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Aug 11, 17
Edited on:Aug 11, 17
Postmark: circa Jan 22, 1861
Origin: Nagy Károly, Hungary, AUSTRIA
Destination: Pest, Hungary, AUSTRIA

Austria 1860-61 issue 5 kreuzer red (#14) and 10k brown (#15) tied by "Nagy Károly 22/1" circular datestamp on cover to Pest. "Pesth 24/1" arrival marking on back. Nagy Károly was at that time in the Kingdom of Hungary which was then part of the Austrian Empire.

Paid the 15 kreuzer rate of over 20 meilen (post-miles) per loth effective Nov 1 1858.

Carei (Hungarian: Nagykároly) is a city in Satu Mare County, northwestern Romania, near the border with Hungary. The city was named after an old noble family, the Károlyi. After the collapse of Austria-Hungary at the end of World War I, Carei was part of the territory ceded to Romania in 1920 under the terms of the Treaty of Trianon.

Owner's ID: 1593
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No