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Lot 543a - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 543a - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

1905. Trans-Mongolia mail.. PPC. Vladivostok (15 April) to Shanghai (24 May, both Julian calendar). Annotated "via Kiachta" taking the trans-Monglia route, as southern Manchuria was occupied by the Japanese hence blocked the route. Took 40 days to cover the journey. Delivered by Shanghai Local Post 6 June Gregorian calendar.        

1905年, 日俄戰爭後期, 南滿被佔, 郵路不通, 蒙古郵路短暫恢復, 海參崴至上海改行此道, 郵程40天。

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Lot 738 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 738 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Shanghai. 1897. Shanghai (21 March) to Germany. Printed matter wrapper endorsed per P&O s/s "Rosetta" with 7k + 10k arms issue tied by Shanghai Russian p.o. in violet, with further strike alongside. Hong Kong transit (6 Apr). Lohmen arrival (1 May). Earliest recorded date of Shanghai Russian p.o. and earliest recored registered cover. Ex-Casey.

上海寄德國印刷品封裝紙, 掛號, 是上海俄羅斯客郵局最早使用的例子和最早的掛號信件。

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Lot 734 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 734 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Hankow. 1897. Hankow (7 June, new style) to Berlin. Franked with 10+20k 1989/92 arms issue, tied by HANKOU * POCHTOVAYA KONTOTRA cds. HSBC cover with wax seal on reverse, alongside with Russian PAGUEBOT cds and Russian ship mail PARAKHOD 4 * VLADIVOSTOK - ODESSA cds, both 7 June (old style). Anothter strike of ahip mail cds 23 June, Odessa transit same day and Berlin 5 Aug arrival. Second earliest recorded cover of Hankou office and one of only two recorded cover with Vladivostok-Odessa ship mail cds.

武漢寄柏林。武漢俄羅斯客郵局第二早實寄封, 兩件有記錄帶有俄羅斯海參威——奧德薩航線戳記的郵件之一。

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Lot 735 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 735 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Hankow. 1897. Hankow (18 July, new style) to London. Franked with 20k arms issue, tied by HANKOU * POCHTOVAYA KONTOTRA cds. Russian merchant cover with label on reverse, via Suez with Port Said transit (12 Sep) and London arrival (20 Sep).  

武漢寄倫敦。經蘇伊士運河中轉。武漢俄羅斯客郵局首年使用。

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Lot 736 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 736 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Hankow. 1897. Hankow (28 Sep) to Vienna. Sent from Chinese Imperial Post Hankow, to C.I.P. Shanghai (1 Oct). Transfered the mail to the Russian post office in Shanghai which cancelled the 2x 10k arms issue stamps (18 Sep). Transit Hong Kong 5 Oct, arriving Wien 9 Nov. Rare combination cover. Provenance: Liphschutz. Holcombe certificate 1992. (similiar cover illustrated in T&S vol IV, p.362)

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Lot 737 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 737 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Shanghai. 1897. Shanghai (21 March) to Germany. Printed matter wrapper endorsed per P&O s/s "Rosetta" with 2x 2k arms issue tied by Shanghai Russian p.o. in violet, with further strike alongside. Lohmen arrival (1 May). Earliest recorded date of Shanghai Russian p.o. Illustrated in the British Journal of Russian Philately, no.71 (1991) p.14, fig.12. Ex-Casey.    

上海寄德國印刷品封裝紙, 是上海俄羅斯客郵局最早使用的例子。

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Lot 612 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 612 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Kashgar. 1917. Kashgar (4.10) to Tientsin, then transferred to Chinese PO (20.11) for delivery. Registered red-band cover franked with surcharged arms issue 1k + 4k + 3x 10k, paying 35k registered rate. Kashgar registration label.

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Lot 608 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 608 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Kuldja. 1918. Kuldja to Tientsin.

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Lot 609 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 609 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Kashgar. 1914. Constantinople (27.2) to Kuldja (21.3), retour Kuldja (3.5) to Istanbul (18.6). Franked with Russian stamp surcharged for use in the Ottoman Empire. Conveyed by Russian post in Ottoman and Chinese Empire, during the transition period when Russian registration label was changed from Constantinople overprinted "Istanbul".

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Lot 610 - russian po russian po -  Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Lot 610 - russian po russian po - Ava Auctions Ltd. INAUGURAL AUCTION

Kashgar. 1916. Peking (17.2) to Kashgar (3.31, 4.4) to Peking (3.5) to Peking Chinese PO (16.5). Acknowledgement of Receipt. Franked with Kitai 10k overprint. 

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