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Lot 10082
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Gulf of Finland
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
300 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1841 Entire to London with endorsement for conveyance by steamship “Jupiter” with three-line “KRONSHTADT / PARAKH. STEAMER” 7 6 1841 ds, with “Gravesend /Ship Letter” boxed hs and London arrival, fine An example of an “anti-bootleg” mark applied at Kronshtadt to indicate and reassure ship’s inspectors that postage had been paid.