RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1304 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1304 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1917 (19 Jan) cover to Boston, franked with Imperial 10k dark blue, sent from the Field Post office during World War I Occupation, canceled "Polevaya Zapasnaya P.K.No.159" (Field Reserve Post Office 159), censor tape label at right, corresponding censor handstamp and Petrograd transits, rare usage
Estimate: $250

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1301 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1301 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1912 (3 Apr) cover franked on back with 1pi/10k dark blue, tied by violet "ROPIT Trebizond", addressed to Tauris, Persia, with violet departure cds repeated on front, v.f. (Tchilingirian, type 12A)
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1302 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1302 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1913 (27 Apr) cover to Chalon, France, franked with Romanov surcharges (20pa and 2x10pa), canceled by violet "ROPIT Trebizond" cds, repeated on back, with Ropit Constantinople transit pmk, fine (Tchilingirian, type 13)
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1303 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1303 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1914 (2 Nov) cover addressed "via Batum" to Taganrog, franked on back with pair of 20pa/4k red, tied by violet "ROPIT Trebizond" departure cds, repeated on front, with Taganrog arrival alongside, late usage (Tchilingirian, type 14)
Estimate: $150

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1298 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1298 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1873 (23 July) cover (with letter written in Farsi) franked with pair of 3k Levant Issue, tied by blue "Port Trebizond" (month above date inverted), addressed to Persia, fine cover, ex-Rima Sklarevski (mentioned in Tchilingirian, type 4var)
Estimate: $400

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1299 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1299 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1891 (25 June) cover to Constantinople, franked with pair of 5k Levant Issue, tied by "Trapezund" (Russian Spelling) cds, repeated at top, with ROPIT Constantinople arrival pmk on back, ex-Rima Sklarevski (Tchilingirian, type 7A)
Estimate: $250

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond
Lot 1300 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 1300 - RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1900 (22 Mar) 14k stationery entire envelope canceled "ROPIT Trapezond", used locally, fine and scarce (Tchilingirian, type 10B)
Estimate: $250

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RUSSIA Russian Post Office in Trebizond