Lot #422 - FRANCE

1860 commerc cv Jerusalem to Wexio (Vaxjo) Sweden dispatch mark the JERUSALEM CROSS (St.  325) fine strike in Green-Blue frank 1853 France 10c Empire (Yv 13) + addit. stp (off), cancelled twice in Jaffa "3768" Petits Chiffres (Small Numerals - St. 303), alongside 27 AVRIL 60 pearl ring JAFFA / SYRIE (St. 302) & framed P.P (St. 319) in Black all on front. On back French post office pmk ALEXANDRIE / EGYPTE 28 AVRIL 60. On the way 1 stp fell off (traces of the stp in the center), upon transit in France P.P cachet was crossed out & 2 boxed cachets "AFFRANCHISSEMENT INSUFFISANT" applied in Red & Black, transit train pmks of Lyon a Paris 8 May 60 & Paris a Bordeaux, the cv was handed over to the Royal Swedish post office in Hamburg "HAMBURG K.S.P.A. (D) 12.5.1860" cachet on back & tax mark "72" special cachet applied on front &  HELSINGBORG transit pmk 18.5.60, a Rare example of taxed Jerusalem Cross cv to an unusual destination; light toning, fine

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 20:00

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