Lot 10061
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia- River Mail
Price realised
600 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
LAKE LADOGA/RIVER NEVA: 1903 Viewcard of Shlisselburg to St Petersburg franked three 1k stamps tied by C’PAROKHODOM’ IZ’ SHLISSELBURGA (BY STEAMSHIP FROM SHLISSELBURG) cds, rare. Plus viewcard of steamship quay at Shlisselburg (now Petrokrepost), at confluence of River Neva and Lake Ladoga, whence ships departed westwards down river to St Petersburg and north-eastwards across the lake to Petrozavodsk