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SHANGHAI: 1916 Cover to Sweden with « KITAI » 10k ti

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SHANGHAI: 1916 Cover to Sweden with « KITAI » 10k tied by Shanghai 13.10.16 cds (T&S type 8A), opened and resealed by censor in Shanghai with paper seal and two-line « Opened by Military Censor / Shanghai » hs in Cyrillic (Speeckaert type 3 with highest rarity rating of 5), some creasing and peripheral tears at top not detracting from this rare censor hs
上海:1916年,寄瑞典封,貼俄國客郵10戈比,銷上海圓戳(1916.10.13)(T&S8A型),由上海郵檢剪開及封回,貼紙及兩行戳 »Opened by Military Censor / Shanghai »(上海軍隊剪開)(Speeckaert 3型,極罕有),封紙微摺及上邊黃,但不影響此封珍貴的郵檢戳。
Estimation 400 – 600 EUR
Date de vente Wed 12 Dec 2012 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vendu pour EUR 650