Lot 10029

Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Estimation: 1’000 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
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