Details For Cover ID# 26449

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Cover Type: Foreign (other)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Nov 3, 17
Edited on:Nov 3, 17
 
Postmark: Apr 16, 1937
Origin: Thessaloniki, GREECE
Destination: Surahammar, SWEDEN
 
Description:

Greece 8 drachma blue (#381) and 50 lepta violet with red overprint (#RA55) postal tax stamp both tied by Thessaloniki 16 Apr. 1937 circular datestamps on cover to Surahammar, Sweden, with merchant's corner card.  Large (41mm) magenta handstamp featuring seated figure with Greek inscription also ties the 8 drachma blue stamp.

Reverse has a vertical strip-of-five 10 lepta carmine postage due stamps (serrate roulette 13-1/2) with black overprint serving as a postal tax stamp (#RA56) tied by Thessaloniki 16 Apr. 1937 circular datestamps. The Scott catalogue lists this overprint in blue only; this example is in black, unlisted.

Owner's ID: 1671
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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