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Lot 20070 – Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail

1905 Envelope sent by insured money letter for 50

1905 Envelope sent by insured money letter for 50 roubles from Teribarka on the Murman coast to Archangel, with very rare “MURMAN 1 / STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH” blue money letter label, reverse with “ARKHANGELSK-VARDE / 1 / 1st STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH” cds originally tying stamps on reverse which have been removed, and five Imperial Eagle wax seals inscribed “MURMAN STEAMSHIP POSTALBRANCH. INSURED CORRESPONDENCE” and arrival cds, very rare
Estimate 1’000 EUR
Auction date Tue 27 Jun 2017 at 12:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 700