December 2013 Auction Series – 13/12/2013

Lot 10050
Russia » Russia Post in China – Manchuria
HARBIN: 1919 Registered cover addressed in Chinese and Russian to Commander of the 9th Chinese Military Division at Nikolsk-Ussuriiskii (Siberia), sent…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10051
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HARBIN: 1919 Picture postcard of Vladivostok to Peking, underpaid with “HARBIN / TO PAY” black oval cachet with ms “10” and Peking oval framed “T” with…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10052
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HARBIN: 1919 Cover to Chicago USA franked 1916 10k on 7k provisional issue (pair + single) 15k (2) + 20k making up 80k rate, cancelled HARBIN Subtype 4M…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10053
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HARBIN: 1919 Incoming 5k “Crownless Eagle” stationery card (issued after the Revolution) from Tomsk to Harbin, uprated with 10k pair with red boxed “Passed…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10054
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HARBIN: 1919 14k Stationery envelope with added 1k imperf., 5k imperf. pair, 20k + 25k Arms issue to make up 70k rate to USA, all cancelled HARBIN subtype…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10055
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HARBIN: 1919 Advertising cover registered to the USA with 15k Arms in pair and two singles plus 70k Arms imperf. pair, all tied by Harbin 26.8.19 cds (T&S…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10056
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HARBIN: 1919 Cover to Chita (Siberia) franked on the reverse with 50k and 20k imperf. strip of three tied by Harbin 6.9.19 cds (T&S type 4M), with red…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10057
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HARBIN: 1919 14k Stationery envelope uprated on reverse with 5k + 15k + Kolchak Siberia issue 35k on 2k (pair) tied by HARBIN Type 4 (serial ‘g’) dated…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10058
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HARBIN: 1919 Cover to Vladivostok franked on the reverse with fifty 2k imperf. to make the 1R rate, tied by Harbin 27.9.19 serial “l” cds (T&S type 4),…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10059
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HARBIN: 1919 Japanese postcard to Poland with Siberia Kolchak issue 35 on 2k vert. pair tied by Harbin 10.12.19 cds (T&S type 4M), with oval “HARBIN /…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10060
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HARBIN: 1920 Registered cover from Harbin to Vladivostock with 3-line violet handstamp on reverse translating as: ‘Fee collected in/Amount of Rub…Kop…/Post-telegraph…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10061
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1920 South Manchurian Railway and Yamato Hotel illustrated envelope registered from Harbin 22 2 20 to Hankow, prepayment of postage in cash as the Harbin…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10062
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HARBIN: 1920 FREE FRANK SLIP used in Harbin during acute shortage of postage stamps, the inscription reading: FEE COLLECTED IN AMOUNT OF RUB.—–KOP.—–POST…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10063
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HARBIN: 1920 10k “KITAI” Postal stationery envelope uprated with 3c on 4k vert. pair (lower showing “wide C” variety) and 4c on 4k “Harbin surcharges,”…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10064
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HARBIN: 1920 10k “Kitai” letter card registered from Harbin to Germany, uprated with 10k on 7k provisionally surcharged 10c at Harbin, both cancelled by…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10065
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HARBIN: 1920 Picture postcard addressed to HARBIN WHARF franked China Junk issue two 1c + 2c, uncancelled, HARBIN Type 4 serial ‘I’ 31 12 20 and postage…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10066
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HARBIN: 1921 Picture postcard to Chefoo, China, franked pair of 2k surcharged 2 cents in red cancelled Harbin Type 4M dated 11 1 21, rare genuine Harbin…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10067
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HARBIN WHARF: 1917 Locally addressed cover for insured sending (improvised cachet in red crayon translating $4657/insured.. (initials)) franked 1917 Arms…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10068
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HARBIN WHARF: 1917 Double weight registered cover to Switzerland franked two 20k tied by HARBIN WHARF ‘zh’ 7 10 17 cds (= 20 10 17 new style), 2 registration…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10069
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HARBIN WHARF: 1918 Cover to Tuyen Quang Tonkin, Indochina franked 5k imperf + 15k perf, cancelled HARBIN WHARF POSTAL BRANCH ‘g’ 22 1 18, boxed cachet…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10070
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HARBIN WHARF: 1918 Registered cover to Stockholm franked pair of 50k + 5k Arms issue tied by HARBIN WHARF / POSTAL BRANCH / ‘g’ 10 4 18 cds’s, registration…
Estimate: 700 EUR
Lot 10071
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HARBIN WHARF: 1919 Cover registered from Russo-Asiatic Bank to the USA with two vertical pairs of 50k tied by Harbin Wharf 21.9.19 cds, with red boxed…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10072
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HARBIN WHARF: 1919 Registered cover to USA franked 3R50 imperf and 50k tied by HARBIN-WHARF / POSTAL BRANCH/ ‘g’ 11 12 1919 cds, handstruck registration…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10073
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HARBIN WHARF: 1920 Commercial cover registered from Harbin Wharf to the USA, franked on reverse with 3R50k and two 25k Arms tied by Harbin Wharf 23.2.20…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10074
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1920 Stampless registered cover to NIKOLSK-USSURIISK from HARBIN WHARF16 6 20, on reverse framed red cachet denoting fee collected with 4 (roubles) inserted…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10075
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HARBIN WHARF: 1920 Registered cover to USA franked revalued 20k ‘Kitai’ issue on reverse cancelled HARBIN-PRISTAN (WHARF) ‘g’ 20 11 20, handstruck ‘Z’…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10076
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MANCHULI: 1907 Postcard (depicting Bulgarian coins) to St. Petersburg with 3k Arms tied by Manchuli cds (small format with serial letter “a”), arrival…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10077
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MANCHULI: 1907 Picture postcard franked 1k + 3k tied Manchuli ‘g’ 9 12 07 cds, this card is the original record of this elusive Manchuli postmark – see…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10078
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1909 Picture postcard to England with 4k tied by Manchuli cds 2.1.09 (small format with serial letter “b”), minor soiling, fine, ex Casey
Estimate: 40 EUR
Lot 10079
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MANCHULI: 1910 Picture postcard to St. Machzhuriya (Manchuli), posted on the Chinese Eastern Railway TPO with 3k tied by “HARBIN-262-MANCHZHURIYA ‘zh'”…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10080
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MANCHULI: 1913 “Saint’s Day” embroidered card to Pernov (Estonia) with 1k and 2k tied by MAN’CHZHURIA “b” 15.4.13 cds, arrival cds adjacent, very fine
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 10081
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MANCHULI: 1913 Cover registered to a fur trading company in Chita (Siberia) with 14k Romanov tied by Manchuli 22.8.13 cds (T&S type 2), further strike…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10082
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MANCHULI: 1913 Registered cover to Italy from customs officer at Station Manchuli franked on reverse Romanovs 1k + 2k + 3k +7k (2) tied by MANCHULI Type…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10083
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MANCHULI: 1914 Cover registered to a fur trading company in Chita (Siberia) with 1k and 20k tied by Manchuli 29.5.14 cds (T&S type 1), further strike and…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10084
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MANCHULI: 1914 Cover to London franked Romanov 10k on reverse tied by MANCHULI Type 1B 7 10 14 cds, showing 3 types of Military Censor cachets in use at…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10085
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MANCHULI: 1915 Registered cover from military censor in Manchuria (Manchuli) franked 10k (2) tied Tchiliinghirian and Stephens type 1b 25.02.15, bilingual…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10086
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MANCHULI: 1915 7k Stationery envelope uprated on reverse with 1k + 2k cancelled MANCHULI Type 2 7.3.15 cds, addressed to Staff-Captain at Station TSITSIKAR…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10087
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MANCHULI: 1915 4k Postal stationery card from a stamp collector to a stamp dealer in England cancelled by crisp Machuli 15.4.15 cds (T&S type 2B), with…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10088
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MANCHULI: 1915 Christmas card to ANDA, Chinese Eastern Railway franked 3k Romanov tied by Orenburg 21 12 15 cds, passed through Russian border station…
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 10089
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MANCHULI: 1917 Registered cover to the Russian P.O.W. agency in Stockholm franked 20k on reverse tied by MANCHULI Type 2A dated 4 2 17, only recorded Type…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10090
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POGRANICHNAYA: 1908 3k Postal stationery card from a customs officer in Pogranichnaya to a colleague in Imperial Maritime Customs, CHINWANGTAO, readdressed…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10091
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PROGRANICHNAYA: 1911 Viewcard of local market to St Petersburg franked 3k tied by POGRANICHNAYA Type 2 1 2 11 cds, minor staining on back clear of adhesive
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10092
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1912 Picture postcard of Vladivostok, written in Estonian, sent to Veisenshtein with 3k tied by Pogranichnaya 22.1.12 “a” cds (Casey Type I), fine, ex…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10093
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POGRANICHNAYA: 1915 7k Romanov stationery envelope to Germany uprated with 14k Romanov (defective) and 3k Arms issue to pay charges on insured sending…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10094
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POGRANICHNAYA: 1916 Cover registered to England with 20k tied by “POGRANICHNAYA IN MANCHURIA” 19.2.16 cds, with reg’d labels in Cyrillic and Latin characters,…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10095
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POGRANICHNAYA: 1916 3k Stationery card sent from Razdolnoe (maritime province of Siberia) to German-Austro-Hungarian P.O.W. Agency in Tientsin, PASSED…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10096
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POST OFFICES IN MANCHURIA: 1905-21 Collection on 15 exhibition sheets of stamps, often in multiples or on fragments (+ 1 postcard), with postmarks from…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10097
Russia » Russia Post in China – Chinese Eastern Railway
1902 Card to USA from American missionary in Manchuria posted on C.E.R. POSTAL WAGON No. 265 (HARBIN-PORT ARTHUR) (train ‘4’) 2 VII 02 cancelling 4k, interesting…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10098
Russia » Russia Post in China – Chinese Eastern Railway
1902 Viewcard to St Petersburg franked 3k from Hailar (Manchuria) cancelled on POSTAL WAGON no. 262 (Train ‘2’) (HARBIN-MANCHULI) plus viewcard to Paris…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10099
Russia » Russia Post in China – Chinese Eastern Railway
1902 Viewcard to St Petersburg written from STATION LYAOYANG (CER Line 265/266) franked 1k + 2k tied by circular POSTAL WAGON No. 265 (HARBIN-PORT-ARTHUR)(serial…
Estimate: 200 EUR