lot # 1572 - europe Albania
1870: Cover from Italy to Scutari d'Albanie endorsed "Col vapore via Trieste" with Italy 1863 60 c. lilac tied by dotted lozenge '961' of Venezia, reverse with Triest transit in black. Paid to the border with Turkey 1868 1 pi. yellow (Michel 15) applied to pay internal charges neatly tied by circular "Scutari 81" handstamp in black (Coles & Walker fig. 3). Side flaps missing but a scarce and attractive usage.
Catalogue 298: Europe & Overseas