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Lot 10018
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Price realised
850 EUR
Estimate
750 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1899 (Jun 17) 4k Postal stationery card from Solombala, Archangel, to the Norwegian port of Narvik with “ARKHANGELSK-MURMAN STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH 19 June 1899” transit cds with second strike dated 25 June, a hitherto unrecorded variant of type C-IIz-2 of Mandovskii et al. differing in size (28mm diameter instead of 24mm), with Vardo 13 June (old style date) arrival cds, fine, plus coloured viewcard of Solombala Harbour