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Cover Type: Foreign (other)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Oct 18, 20
Edited on:Oct 18, 20
 
Postmark: Apr 13, 1861
Origin: Wien (Vienna), AUSTRIA
Destination: Wien (Vienna), AUSTRIA
 
Description:

Austria 1858 Franz Josef 3 kreuzer back, type 1c, well-centered, tied by "6-8 Ab. Wien 13 IV" (1861) oval marking on locally addressed folded letter, scarce rate. Signed by Pfenniger and Sorani.

Michel #11, type 1c, Scott #7a. The letter is datelined "Marburg (Germany) 11th April 1861, to Herman Dorfle in Wien". Hence this letter was privately carried the 802 km. distance from Marburg, in Hesse, Germany, to Wien (Vienna) and deposited at the post office as a drop letter, evidently to save on postage.

Owner's ID: 2392
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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