Lot 10017

Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Estimation: 700 EUR
Date de vente: Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente: November 2016 Auction Series (EUR)
Catalogue: Russian Ship Mail in Europe, Levant and the F
Vendu pour EUR 650
1896 (May 28) 3k Postal stationery card from Moscow via St. Petersburg to Captain of ship « Sirius » at Archangel, redirected to Vaida Guba (a small port on the Arctic coast near Norway) with « ARKHANGELSK-MURMAN STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH 7 June 1896 » transit cds, couple of creases and toned, scarce Illustrated in « Rossica » nos.100/101 (1981) p.26 and the origin of the type C-IIz-2 illustration in Mandrovskii et al (2011) p.195