LOMBARDY VENETIA Scott #0 PADOVA TO BOLOGNA 1843 PRINTED MATTER WRAPPER rare Stamp

Condition: PADOVA TO BOLOGNA 1843 PRINTED MATTER WRAPPER rare
Country: ITALY
1843 wrappers for Printed Matters from the PADOVA BOTANIC GARDENS to a famous botanist in Bologna who was the head of the Botanic Gardens in that city. Handstamp I.R. UNIVERSITA' DI PADOVA - additionally red wax seal with same inscription and Double-Headed Eagle (coat of arms of Lombardy Venetia) in the middle. On arrival BOLOGNA date stamp 9 January 1843- These wrappers were usually torn away and trashed, or if they survived they were in poor condition. Superb quality by all accounts and extremely rare thus - EXHIBITION PIECE - Signed Migliavacca
$80.00
Item Id #: 001271