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Lot #3317

RUSSIA Russian Offices in the Turkish Empire

1913 (13 Apr) cover to Patras, Greece, franked with 8x5pa on 1k Romanov Tercentenary surcharges, tied by ROPIT / Tripoli 13 IV 1913 cds, with another strike top center, with Alexandria, Egypt transit and Patras arrival pmks on back, filing folds and small nick at upper right, fine and rare usage from Tripoli (this postmark was introduced in 1905, but Tchilinghirian notes "No covers recorded")

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