Lot 10260
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Black Sea
Price realised
260 EUR
300 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
1856-65 Trio of covers; 2 pre-stamp covers and 1 franked cover, earliest one with diamond shaped Odessa, similarly cancelling four 10k on 1865 cover to Genova, plus 1856 entire to France with diamond-shaped despatch of St Petersburg, the suggestion being that letters delivered from Odessa and St Petersburg abroad by ship were marked with these diamond-shaped postmarks