lot # 137 - - LARGE HERMES HEAD 1862/67 consecutive athens printings
Letter sheet from London Aug 6, 1863 unpaid via Marseille to Syros Aug 1, 1863 taxed with 245 lepta (150+75+20l. up to 10g). This is the earliest date for the use of the 5l. Definitive Athens Printings which was the last value put in use of this issue and it is more than one year later as normally stated! Fine and rare. (Hellas 17a+22b).