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Lot 10036

Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Arctic and Northern Russia – Sea Mail
Estimation: 400 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
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Description:
1909 Picture postcard of a captured whale at the Murman Biological Station sent to St. Petersburg with 3k Arms tied by oval « 1st MURMAN STEAMSHIP « a » 13 6 09″ ds, with arrival cds adjacent, minor toning, fine Due to the influence of the warm North Atlantic Drift (Gulf Stream), ships were able to serve habitations along the Murman coast to the Norwegian port of Vardo long after the White Sea was closed by winter ice.