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Lot 10087
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Gulf of Finland
Price realised
600 EUR
Estimate
400 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1874 Entire from St. Petersburg to Sweden endorsed per “Dragmar”, franked 1866-75 1k, 5k and 10k Arms, cancelled on arrival in Stockholm, very fine and attractive franking The “Dagmar” was built in Sweden in 1866 for the Dagmar Steamship Co.. A twin-funnel paddle steamer 200 feet in length, she operated on the route Stockholm, Abo, Helsinki, Viborg, St. Petersburg. Sold in 1878 to a Russian company who maintained her on the Finnish coastal route.