December 2013 Auction Series – 13/12/2013

380 lots
Lot 10000
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LYAOTUNG LEASEHOLD TALIENVAN (I Casey): 1899 Cover to Germany franked 10k tied by TALIENVAN 12 Oct 1899 in 3 lines cds, forwarded the next day to Port…
Estimate: 25’000 EUR
Lot 10001
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TALIENVAN (I Casey): 1900 Viewcard of Port Arthur addressed to Germany franked 4k tied by TALIENVAN POST OFFICE 21 Okt. 1900 cds, received Port Arthur…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Lot 10002
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TALIENWAN (II Casey): 1900 Cover registered from Talienwan (a small port on the North side of Talien Bay, opposite Dalny) to Chefoo, with two 10k tied…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10003
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TALIENWAN (II Casey): 1901 Stationery card to Pola franked 7k (3k excess) tied Russian TALIENWAN/POST OFFICE 13 III (old style = 26 III new style) year…
Estimate: 12’000 EUR
Lot 10004
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PORT ARTHUR: 1898 4k Stationery card to Germany cancelled PORT ARTHUR / POST OFFICE 15 V 1898 (Subtype 1B), transit Russian P.O. SHANGHAI 6 VI 1898 in…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10005
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1898 4k Stationery card addressed to Germany with manuscript dateline “Port Arthur 28 5 1898” (2 months after Russian troops had landed in the leased territory),…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10006
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PORT ARTHUR: 1898 3k Stationery card uprated 1k to make overseas rate to Germany tied by PORT ARTHUR Type I cds (1 VI 1898 old style), transit cds of Russian…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10007
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PORT ARTHUR: 1899 Cover to Finland franked 1889-92 7k tied by PORT ARTHUR Type 1c 23 1 1899 cds, repeated below, transit St Petersburg and Helsinki arrival…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10008
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PORT ARTHUR: 1899 4k stationery card to Germany cancelled PORT ARTHUR / POST OFFICE 15 II 1899 (subtype 1B), with Russian P.O. Shanghai transit (type 2)…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10009
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PORT ARTHUR: 1899 Stationery card imprinted with Imperial Russian eagle and Chinese Dragon franked 3k tied by PORT ARTHUR Type 1A 16 XI 99 cds, fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10010
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PORT ARTHUR: 1899 Reply paid card from Port Arthur to Switzerland uprated Russia 3k + 1k ‘Kitai’ overprint (unnecessary), ordinary stamps cancelled Type…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10011
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PORT ARTHUR: 1901 Unsealed envelope from firm of Grunberg and Reilly, Port Arthur to St Petersburg franked vertical pair of 1889-92 1k to pay 2k rate for…
Estimate: 700 EUR
Lot 10012
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PORT ARTHUR: 1901 Money transfer card for 100 roubles sent by telegraph by crew member of the cruiser ‘Admiral Kornilov’ at Port Arthur to a wife at the…
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10013
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PORT ARTHUR: 1901 Japanese 1 1/2s postal stationery card from Tokyo to Nagasaki, re-addressed to Port Arthur with 11.04.01 arrival cds (T&S type 3C with…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10014
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PORT ARTHUR: 1901 Money transfer form for 50 roubles to an addressee in St Petersburg, imprinted stamp cancelled in violet PORT ARTHUR/3/POST OFFICE 16…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10015
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1901 Cover registered to the USA with 1k pair, 4k, 10k pair and 14k tied by Port Arthur 15.10.01 cds (T&S type 1B), paying 3 lots plus 10k registration,…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10016
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PORT ARTHUR: 1889 1R with “PORT-ARTHUR / 1 / RAILWAY POSTAL BRANCH” 12 VII 1902 cds, stamp with faults incl. a hole at the left side, still the ONLY EXAMPLE…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10017
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PORT ARTHUR: 1902 Triple panoramic viewcard of Port Arthur with Chinese Dragon and Imperial Russian Eagle embossing on face symbolising liaison between…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10018
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1903 Registered cover from Port Arthur addressed to Empress Maria Feodorovna franked on reverse 3 pairs of 7k tied by Port Arthur cds,s, cover flap (torn)…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10019
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PORT ARTHUR: 1903 Registered postcard to Mitava franked 3k + 7k tied by PORT ARTHUR Type 2b 13 XI 1903 cds, placed on Chinese Eastern Railway POSTAL WAGON…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10020
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PORT ARTHUR: 1912 Savings Bank book issued by Russian P.O. in Port Arthur December 1903 to Russian priest, Father Anton Angelov, Saving Bank stamps to…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10021
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MANCHURIA PROPER EARLIEST RECORDED COVER FROM MANCHURIA PROPER HARBIN: 1900 Cover registered to St. Petersburg with 4k, 7k and 10k tied by fine blue…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10022
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HARBIN: 1901 Cover to Berlin franked 10k tied by HARBIN/1/POSTAL BRANCH 24 July 1901 cds, this cancellation is an unrecorded subtype of Harbin Type 1,…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10023
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HARBIN: 1902 Decorative postcard registered to St. Petersburg with 3k and 7k Arms tied by Harbin 28.4.02 cds (T&S type 2) with serial “6,” with Cyrillic…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10024
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HARBIN: Reply half of 4k(+4k) reply-paid card in Russian to Japan and in Japanese to Kobe, cancelled HARBIN Type 2E 3 IX 1902 cds, Nagasaki transit cds,…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10025
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HARBIN: 1902 Early picture postcard showing Harbin street scene to St. Petersburg with 1k and 2k Arms, one stamp tied by Harbin 14.3.03 cds (T&S type 2)…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10026
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HARBIN: 1907 registered cover to St Petersburg franked single 14k on reverse tied by HARBIN Type 4 serial ‘e’ 25 9 07 cds, dispatch mark of HARBIN Subtype…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10027
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HARBIN: 1908 Registerd cover to IRKUTSK franked pair 1902-05 7k on reverse, tied by HARBIN subtype 3B dated 21 6 08, transit HARBIN subtype 4Q next day,…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10028
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HARBIN: 1911 Registered cover to St Petersburg franked on reverse 1k irregular block of 18 + 5 singles tied by HARBIN Type 3N 5 8 11 cds’s, two-line handstamps…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10029
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HARBIN: 1911 Value Declared cover for 50 roubles (133 francs, 33 centimes) from Harbin to Austria, on front blue-lined HARBIN label in Russian and purple…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10030
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HARBIN: 1911 Picture postcard of Vladivostock showing the Head Post Office to Paris franked 4k tied by HARBIN Subtype 3P dated 29.12.11, fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10031
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HARBIN: 1913 Despatch card for package valued 40 roubles sent to Leipzig, charges of 1 rouble 86 kopecks paid by Romanov stamps, cancelled HARBIN Type…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10032
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HARBIN: 1913 Viewcard to Germany dateline Harbin 23.2.13 franked Republic of China 4c, posted 2 days later, stamp not accepted at post office, pen-crossed…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10033
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HARBIN: 1913 Registered cover to Riga from Chief of XIth Division for the Transmission of Mail by Railway, an office recently moved from Vladivostok to…
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10034
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HARBIN: 1913 Envelope from the Esperanto Society registered to Germany with 20k on reverse tied by Harbin 20.9.13 cds (T&S type 3b) and further dispatch…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10035
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HARBIN: 1914 Pictorial straw envelope registered to Germany franked on reverse pair of 10k tied by HARBIN Type 3B 15 5 14 cds’s, registration labels applied…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10036
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HARBIN: 1914 Cover from pharmaceutical consultant at Harbin Wharf to Switzerland franked on reverse Romanov 10k tied HARBIN Type 4 serial ‘k’ 16 11 14…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10037
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HARBIN: 1915 3k Postal stationery card to Denmark, underpaid with “HARBIN / TO PAY” violet oval cachet and encircled “T,” cancelled by Harbin 23.3.15 cds…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10038
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HARBIN: 1915 Registered cover to KHABAROVSK Siberia franked on reverse Romanov 4k strip of 5 cancelled HARBIN Type 3 serial ‘b’ 20 6 15 cds’s, on obverse…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10039
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HARBIN: 1915 View card of street corner in Russified Manchurian town of Harbin to Petrograd franked 3k tied by HARBIN Type 4L 7 9 15 cds, fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10040
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HARBIN: 1915 Japanese handpainted picture postcard to England with 4k tied by Harbin 28.9.15 cds (subtype 4L), with crisp red “Military Censor Attached…
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 10041
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HARBIN: 1915 “Oxypathy and Oxypathor” advertising envelope to Scotland with 1k Romanov, 3k Arms (3) and 10k Arms paying double rate, all tied by Harbin…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10042
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HARBIN: 1916 Dispatch card from HARBIN to BAKU for parcel valued at 90 roubles, charges of 7 roubles paid by pair 1r, single 10k and 14 copies of 35k Arms…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10043
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HARBIN: 1916 Registered cover to Switzerland franked on reverse gutter block of 4 5k stamps tied by HARBIN Type 3 serial ‘b’ 12 1 16 cds, overlapping registration…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10044
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HARBIN: 1916 Registered cover to USA franked 10k Arms issue (pair) tied by HARBIN T&S Subtype 3B dated 22 4 16, ‘Z’ registration label in Cyrillic and…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10045
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HARBIN: 1916 Registered cover to New York franked on reverse 7k War Charity issue of 1914 in combination with 1915 War Charity 3k + 10k tied HARBIN Type…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10046
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HARBIN: 1917 Cover registered from a stamp dealer in Harbin to Canada with 20k on 14k provisional issue tied by Harbin 1.3.17 cds (T&S type 3B), reg’d…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10047
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HARBIN: 1917 3k Stationery card uprated 2k imperf cancelled HARBIN Subtype 4L 7 12 17 cds, addressed to Switzerland, encircled ‘T’ (taxe) applied at Harbin,…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10048
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HARBIN: 1919 Fragment of dispatch document franked with Japanese adhesives and cancelled Yokohama Japan 6 12 18, backstamped HARBIN 8 1 19 cds of an unrecorded…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10049
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HARBIN: 1919 Registered cover to San Francisco franked on reverse 2 strips of 3 and pair of 50k tied HARBIN Subtype 3b 20 12 19 cds’s, transit Japanese…
Estimate: 400 EUR