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Envelope with postmarks of the Optisches Museum Jena
Optisches Museum der Ernst-Abbe-Stiftung
Europe: Germany, Thuringia, Jena
overall: 125 x 230 mm

Envelope addressed by hand to the College of Optometrists bearing ink stamps of the Optisches Museum (including portrait of Sammy the bespectacled museum mascot), the Ernst-Abbe-Stiftung and an official postmark commemorating the 450th anniverary of the University of Jena. Includes two stamps of the Post Tower in Bonn (postage stamps of no optical relevance).


Gift of the Optisches Museum der Ernst Abbe Stiftung Jena, 2008

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