ZICRON JACOB - 5.12.1898 The earliest recorded use of the UPU R cachet, cv sent by "Les DEPOTS GENERAUX a ZICRON JACOB" posted in Haifa  to Wien, franked 3pi Turkish stps: 1pi basic rate + 1pi addit weight + 1pi Registration fee all tied by HAIFFA 5.12.1898 pmk (PM 6), cachet #650 (RC 1) - this on front, Alexandria 7.12.98 transit pmk on back; restored tear at bottom left, f - vf  &  a Rare double weight registered cv 

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 12:15

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