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Cover Type: Foreign (other)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Oct 17, 20
Edited on:Oct 17, 20
Postmark: Dec 27, 1871
Origin: Kolozvar, HUNGARY
Destination: Kolozvar, HUNGARY

Hungary 1871 3 kr. green lithographed first issue (Michel #2) tied by "Kolozvar 27/12 71" circular datestamp on locally addressed letter sheet, internally docketed as received 28/12 1871. A nice example of this scarce rate from a smaller town. Gudlin catalog rates this scarce postmark at 20 points.

Signed by Ferchenbauer at lower right, with his 2004 certificate. Provenance: Collection of Dr. Anton & Elisabeth Jerger, Corinphila auction (May 2005) lot 269. Ex- Erivan Haub collection. On back at lower right is the tiny collector mark of Anton Jerger.

Cluj-Napoca (German: Klausenburg; Hungarian: Kolozsvár) is located in Romania in the northwestern part of the country, part of the historic province of Transylvania.

Owner's ID: 2390
Certificate? Yes
For Sale? No
Stampless? No