EL from "ΒΩΛΟ 2/2/1885" mailed stampless to Thessaloniki, arr. "SALONIQUE*5.FVR.85" (MELLON type 21, N.G.19). On arrival taxed with 2pi. EMPIRE Ottoman stamp (the double of the missing postal rate) and canc. "SALONIQUE TURQUIE*17.FEVR.1885" (MELLON type 13, N.G.13). EXTREMELY RARE COVER, from Alexandros Mavros archives. RRR.
Public Auction 639 General Stamp Sale
By: A. Karamitsos
A. Karamitsos Public Auction 639 General Stamp Sale
A. KARAMITSOS is holding a general auction of stamp, postal history and postal stationary. Starting with stamps & postal history of Greece including Large & Small Hermes Head. Greek Islands and related area with Crete and Dodecanese. Emphasis on Greece issues with Olympics, Greek Islands, Territories & related area, Greece in WWII, postmarks & cancellations. Greek Ottoman Post and Levant.