Lot #4 - PALESTINE FORERUNNERS

1874 Forwarding Agent "Zallel Barschach" – folded cpl letter from LEMBERG 2/1874 addressed to Zallel Barschach in Beyruth, double addressed in Hebrew at bottom left to Safed Rebbie, 2 pages in Hebrew. (Zallel Barschach was acting as a forwarding agent of the Jewish communities in the north of the Holy Land during the 1870s in order to avoid the unreliable Turkish Post at that period). On front arrival Austrian Post BEIRUTTI 2-74, on back transit PEST 8/2 74, marked in Blue crayon “20”; vert. centerfold, fine & scarce     

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Start: 
$300
Sold For: $370
Sale date: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 - 20:00

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