Lot 10021

Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Estimation: 750 EUR
Date de vente: Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente: November 2016 Auction Series (EUR)
Catalogue: Russian Ship Mail in Europe, Levant and the F
1902 Postcard from Gothenburg to the Captain of ship « Carl » at Gamvik, on the northern-most tip of Norway, franked with Sweden 5ö but underpaid and taxed 6c, taken to the Norwegian port of Vardo by Russian ship with « ARKHANGELSK-VARDE / 1 / 2nd STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH 21 VI 1902 » transit cds with 2nd strike dated 26 VI 1902 when put ashore at Vardo, with oval « DOPLATIT / ARKHANGELSK-VARDE 2nd STEAMSHIP POSTAL BRANCH » tax hs with ms « 3k », re-addressed to the Norwegian-Swedish Consulate in Archangel and redirected again to the UK with Hull arrival and « 1 1/2d » Foreign Branch postage due hs reduced to 1d, interesting and attractive