Details For Cover ID# 28311

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Cover Type: Foreign (other)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Jun 30, 19
Edited on:Jun 30, 19
 
Postmark: Oct 3, 1869
Origin: Belgrade, SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO
Destination: Gratz, AUSTRIA
 
Description:

Serbia 1869 35 para green, perf. 12 (Michel 16A), a fine used example tied to 1869 cover to Gratz tied by Beograd cds (3/X) in black with boxed "P.D." (Paid to Destination) at top. Manuscript "7x" (equivalent to the 7 kreuzer rate) in blur crayon. Manuscript "Franco" (Paid). Reverse: oval Gratz arrival marking 18/10/69, as well as Gratz cds. Docketing: "1869 Stefano T., Belgrad 15/10, R (Rec'd) 18/10".

A scarce use. At that time Serbia was an autonomous province (Principality) of the Ottoman Empire. This 35 para green stamp features Prince Milan (Obrenovich IV) of Serbia.

Owner's ID: 2186
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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