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January 11-12, 2006

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Lot #2082
Montenegro Government Official Return Stamps
1916 two diff. with black inscriptions "Le Destinataire N'a Pu Etre Atteint" (orange) and "Retour a L'Envoyeur" (gray blue), each with "S.P du M." (Service Postal du Montenegro), both affixed on cover from Sarajevo to Plevlje, franking removed by censor ("Marke von der Zensur Abgelost" hs), with Military cachet and Petrograd censor on back, various defects, but extremely rare memento of the Balkan Front during WWI, illustrated in the Neues Hanbuch der Briefmarken (1962)
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