1880 French Levant Ottoman Syria Cover

Code: B02230

French Levant: 1880 (27 July) commercial cover from Tarsous, Mersine (Tarsus, Mersin) but posted from Alexandrette to Alep, Syria franked with pair of 25c Levant stamps (one with faults) and tied by ALEXANDRETTE SYRIE (Hatay, Turkey) date stamps and oval BM (Boite Mobile) hand cachet. On arrival 2pi of 1870 postage due and 1pi of 1876 Duloz stamps affixed and tied by ALEP * TURQUIE (A&P type 8) (Aleppo, Syria) date stamps.

£250

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Alexandrette to Alep