RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1262 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

Lot 1262 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

1914 (12 May) registered 4k stationery card with additional "Kitai" overprinted adhesives, used locally from the Russian Post Office in Shanghai to the German Post Office, showing corresponding arrival pmk on back, fine
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1351 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

Lot 1351 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

1905 (11 May) registered picture postcard (Harbin railway station boulevard) from the head fieldpost office in Harbin to Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast, then forwarded to Assinie, franked with 20k carmine & blue, tied by "Glavn. Polev. Pocht. Kont." postmark, repeated below, with corresponding Registry label in Cyrillic, violet censor cachet of the Manchurian Army headquarters, Funchal, Madeira and Grand-Bassam and Assinie, Ivory Coast arrival pmks, fine registered usage of a ppc to uncommon destination
Estimate: $250

Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1350 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

Lot 1350 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World

1904 10k dark blue, vertically laid paper overprinted KITAI in red, block of four, lightly hinged and post office fresh, v.f., each stamp signed Mikulski, with his 1991 certificate. A rarity from the Russian Offices in China, only four blocks of four known to exist
Estimate: $10000

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1020 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Rare Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1020 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Rare Stamps and Postal History

1905 (19 Apr) 4k stationery card overprinted "Kitai", sent from Chifu to Germany, with transit and arrival pmks, fine
Estimate: $100

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1107 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1107 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1907 (18 Aug) registered cover from Hankow to Augsburg, franked with 20k Kitai overprint, tied by "Hankow Poste Russe" departure cds, corresponding Registry label, endorsed "Via Siberia", with arrival pmk on back. Also included 3k stationery card, uprated with 3k Kitai, sent from Shanghai to Prag, endorsed "Austria via Siberia"
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1259 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1259 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1894-98 10k dark blue, Shanghai cds, v.f., with Romeko certificate,
Cat. Val. $1,300
Estimate: $1000

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1260 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1260 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1918 (1 Oct) cover from a Lt. C.A. Bauers in Harbin to Mrs Bauers in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, paying 45k with perf. and imperf. Imperial Arms, tied by cds, repeated below, sent via Changchun, China, with I.J.P.O. Changchun and Yokohama transit pmks, "Examined by Censor" tape applied in the United States (partly covering the 15k adhesive), some cover wear, otherwise fine and unusual private correspondence from an American officer in Harbin, China to his family in Wisconsin
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1261 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1261 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1920 (20 Feb) American Red Cross POW card, used privately from Nikolsk-Ussuriysk to Peking, China, paying 2r foreign letter rate (5x20k and 1r), with departure cds below and Russian language "Pekin" 26 Feb 20 arrival pmk
Estimate: $150

Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1144 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1144 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1906 (31 Oct) cover franked with 7k Kitai overprinted adhesive, tied by "Chifu Pochtw. Kontora" cds, repeated alongside, addressed to Vladivostok, with arrival pmk on back, filing fold away from the stamp, fine cover from Chefoo
Estimate: $100

Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

RUSSIA Russian Offices in China
Lot 1139 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1139 - RUSSIA Russian Offices in China - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1897 (7 Nov) cover franked with Russia 10k dark blue, tied by violet "Shanghai Pochtowaya Kontora 7.XI.1897" departure pmk, repeated on back, addressed to Leipzig, with "Ligne N. Paq.Fr.No3" octagonal French packet ship transit and arrival pmks on back, fine
Estimate: $150

Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

RUSSIA Russian Offices in China