Lot 10006 – Russia » Russia Post in China

TIENTSIN: 1894 Postcard to Switzerland with 1889-9

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TIENTSIN: 1894 Postcard to Switzerland with 1889-92 7k tied by double oval Tientsin 5.6.94 ds (T&S type 3B), with Troitskosavsk, Moscow transits and Fribourg arrival, some toning around the stamp, it took 59 days in total incl. about 8 weeks to get to Moscow due to the deterioration of the postal route across the Gobi desert, Mongolia and Siberia during the winter, very rare
天津:1894年寄瑞士明信片,销1889-92年的7戈比票,销天津双圈椭圆戳(1894.6.5)(TS&S3B型),亦见销俄国恰克图,莫斯科及弗里堡中转戳,邮票微黄,经59天,大概8星期到达莫斯科,为冬季期间,经戈壁沙漠,蒙古及西伯利亚邮路状况恶劣所以致
Estimate 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Auction date Wed 12 Dec 2012 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 19’000