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Lot 10022
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Price realised
420 EUR
Estimate
400 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1902 3k Postal stationery card written from a village in the Kem district of the Kola Peninsula, S-W of Kandalaksha, sent to St. Petersburg, cancelled by “2nd SEASONAL WHITE SEA STEAMSHIP / 1 / POSTAL BRANCH 28 IX 1902” cds, with St. Petersburg arrival adjacent, very fine This seasonal service operated from May 1st to October 1st, the White Sea being closed by ice during the winter. It was run by the Arkhangelsk-Murman Express Steamship Association