lot # 5012 - Afghanistan
Afghanistan: 1880 2nd ANGLO-AFGHAN WAR: Cover written from Sibi, Afghanistan addressed to Agram, Aus
1880 2nd ANGLO-AFGHAN WAR: Cover written from Sibi, Afghanistan addressed to Agram, Austria (now Zagreb, Croatia) bearing East India QV 1a. pale brown (3) tied by "F No 6" in square of bars (used at Sibi F.P.O.), bearing on the reverse Sibi (9 Dec), Bombay (15 Dec), Bombay-Aden Sea P.O. (18 Dec), Brindisi (2. Jan. 81) and Zagreb (5 Jan 81) despatch, transit and arrival datestamps. Cover lightly stained as usual but A VERY IMPORTANT 2nd AFGHAN CAMPAIGN COVER.
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