Lot #51 - THE TURKISH POST

2/1915 registered large cv (25x21cm) Haifa Deutsche Bank to Tiberiade (to R. Grossmann the proprietor of Hotel Tiberias) franked 13 piasters (520pa - 2x10pa + 25x20pa - all 1914 issue): 40pa basic rate + 40pa registration + 11x addit weight (165 - 180gr) all tied by CAIFFA 2 - 17.2.15 (PM 11) pmks, UPU R cachet (RC 1) #4142 in Arabic   manscpt, TIBERIADE 1 (PM 5) arrival pmk 18.2.1915, marked Chargee; light soiling & light peripheral creases, vf for such a heavy cv & a beautiful Rarity ex Schaeffer

CV
Start: 
$3,000
Sold For: $4,725
Sale date: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 20:00

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