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Lot 10037
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Price realised
320 EUR
Estimate
400 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1910 Picture postcard of the Governor’s house in Archangel to Volokolamsk with 3k Arms tied by oval “3rd WHITE SEA STEAMSHIP “a” 22 6 10″ ds, with arrival cds adjacent, scratch marks on stamp otherwise fine Message indicates that the card was posted on board S.S. “Koroleva Olga Konstantinovna”, a ship of 811 tons built at Newcastle in 1896 by Dobson & Co and owned by the Archangel-Murman Steam Navigation Co. This establishes the identity of the “3rd White Sea Steamship”.