Lot #88 - THE PALESTINE POST

Double Taxed returned cv: 12/1940 Quadruple Rate cv mailed Underfrank Haifa to Beit-Alfa marked "Printed-Matter" but w/a cachet "Liable to letter rate" & boxed "To pay 44 Mils", Taxed 44m (1+4+3x13m - D12+14+3x18) 3rd P. Dues the same day tied by pmks HAIFA 20 DE 40. As addressee "Refused" to pay tax (manscpt) P. Due stps annulled by large device "Tax Not Collected..." & cv was Returned to Sender who was charged 44m Return Delivery fee (pairs of 2m & 20m - D13 & 19) P. Due stps on back tied by pmk HAIFA 23 DE 40. Tax calculation: 2x (7 basic + 3x5 addit weight); vert fold not thru stps & peripheral creases due to weight, a fine Showpiece

CV
Start: 
$800
Sold For: $1,400
Sale date: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 20:00

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