Lot 771India – Mahatma Gandhi – 1935 Signed Handwritten...

Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am

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India – Mahatma Gandhi – 1935 Signed Handwritten Postcard dated 19 May in Hindi translates ‘Brother Asghar Ali, received your letter. Do come to meet me at my Bombay address. Show this card. I can spare at least five minutes for you. Blessings from Bapu’ Sent to the address Mir Asghar Ali, The Ajmal Daily, Princess Building Bombay-9, with stamp and postmarks, written in ink, overall condition appears good. The vendor’s father Mir Asghar Ali was a freedom fighter and stayed with Gandhiji in his Wardha Ashram before moving to Bombay. He wrote editorials for Urdu newspaper Ajmal Daily, Bombay.

Hammer Price: £3000.00

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