Lot 10054 – SHANGHAI: 1898 3k Postcard uprated with Arms 1k fr
800 – 1’200 EUR
Date de vente
mer. 12 déc. 2012 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
SHANGHAI: 1898 3k Postcard uprated with Arms 1k from NINGPO to Australia, sent via Chinese Imperial Post to the Russian P.O. at Shanghai where it was cancelled with Shanghai 28.10.98 (9.11.98 in Gregorian calendar) cds in violet (T&S type 2), with further Shanghai 14.11.98 (in Gregorian calendar) cds in blue (T&S type 1) before being sent by French paquebot to Hong Kong, then on to Sydney, all transits present, fine and very interesting card
Note: From Feb. 1897 the Chinese Imperial Post abolished the inland charge for carriage of foreign mail, with message on card confirming this fact: « Am writing this on a Russian card and posting it here in this city, if there is anything to pay on it, it will be an overcharge. »
备注:自1897年2月始,大清邮政局取消国际邮件的内陆收费,从此卡上可证实这项条例, »我写于此卡上,如有额外收费,应为超额支付 »
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