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Lot 1300 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction Series 257-264 in Zurich Day 4

Lot 1300 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction Series 257-264 in Zurich Day 4

1899/1920: Lot 100+ stamps used/unused incl. 1899 with 1 kop., 2 kop. and 5 kop. with inverted ovpt. KITAI, rare 1904 10 kop. blue on vertically laid paper unused, 1910 issue with imperf. stamps and inverted overprints up to the high values, and the 1920 issue. Mi = € 3'800+ following the consignor.
Catalogue 257: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

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Lot 1820 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1820 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1917 (May 4): Prisoner of War printed envelope sent insured for five rubel from the Russian PO in Tientsin, first to Troizkosavsk, then forwarded to Beresovka Zabaikalsk Gubernia, franked on reverse with CENTS ovpt. Imperial definitives 14 k. blue & red in a horizontal pair, tied by Tientsin cds (Tchilinghirian fig. 491), sent via the Japanese PO's in Tientsin (May 18) and Changchun (May 24) with wax seal of the German-Austrian Charity Organization in Tientsin and Troitzkosavsk transit (May 19) and Beresovka arrival cds (June 9) on reverse. Attractive item.

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Lot 1821 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1821 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1918 (Jan 8): Prisoner of War printed envelope sent insured for 1'500 rubels from the Russian PO in Tientsin to Chita, franked on reverse with CENTS ovpt. Imperial definitives 3 k. red, 4 k. red, 10 k. blue, 15 k. mauve & blue and pair of 50 k. violet & green, all tied by Tientsin cds (Tchilinghirian fig. 491), sent via the Japanese PO's in Tientsin (Jan 22) and Changchun (Jan 25) with wax seal of the German-Austrian Charity Organization in Tientsin and Chita arrival cds (Jan 16) in violet on reverse. Attractive item.

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Lot 1823 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1823 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Russian PO's in China 1902/10: Lot 14 covers and postcards, incl. 1902 registered cover from Shanghai to Germany with a philatelic six colour franking and a rare combination of R-handstamp in violet and 3-label in an early UPU-style, 1903 registered cover with a comparable franking from the Russian PO in Peking to France with a combination of 'dotted R' handstamp 3-label in an early UPU-style, the stamps tied by type 6 cds which replaced the obliterator lost during the Boxer Rebellion, interesting destinations such as Alexandria in Egypt from Shanghai.

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Lot 1824 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1824 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1915/18: Group of six items from the Russian PO's in Tientsin, Peking and Shanghai, incl. three postcards, two of them announcing money transfers to POW's, one with relatively rare Russian Tien-Tsin censorship handstamp, registered covers from Shanghai to Copenhagen and Peking to Stockholm, franked with KITAI or CENTS optd. Imperial definitives. An interesting group.

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Lot 1822 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1822 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1918: Prisoner of War printed wrappers (2) for book mailing (one containing 6 books, the other 12) sent from the Russian PO in Tientsin to the Swedish Embassy in Irkutsk, both franked with CENTS optd. Imperial definitives 2 kop. green (2), 10 kop. blue and 50 kop. mauve & green on front, tied by Tientsin cds (Tchilinghirian fig. 491). Interesting pair.

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Lot 1825 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1825 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1916/18: Selection of four Prisoner of War printed envelopes sent insured from the Russian PO in Tientsin to Troizkosavsk, Kolyvan Tomsk Gub. and Kransoyarsk, franked on reverse with different combinations of CENTS optd. Imperial definitives, tied by Tientsin cds (Tchilinghirian fig. 491), two of them sent via the Japanese PO's in Tientsin and Changchun with wax seals of the German-Austrian Charity Organization in Tientsin and arrival cds's on reverse. An interesting group.

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Lot 1819 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

Lot 1819 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 4

1903 (Apr 4): Cover from the Russian PO in Shanghai to Winterthur, endorsed "via Siberia", bearing Arms definitives ovpt KITAI, 1 kop. orange (2) and 7 kop. blue, three fresh adhesives with normal perf., tied by "SHANGHAI POTSHTOVA KONTORA" cds, reverse with Port Arthur transit (date slug error March 28), Moscow transit (April 16) and Winterthur arrival cds (May 2, 1903). Underfranked by one kopek, but not charged.

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Lot 1495 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Day 2- Europe & Overseas, Austrian Levant

Lot 1495 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Day 2- Europe & Overseas, Austrian Levant

Russian P.O.'s in China 1899 (Dec. 6): Registered envelope from Shanghai to Rastatt Baden bearing 1899 KITAI - overpt. Arms definitives 1 kop. orange (3), 2 kop. green, 3 kop. rose-red, 5 kop. mauve, 7 kop. dark blue, and 10 kop. blue, tied by SHANKHAI cds's (Tchilinghirian fig. 494) with corresponding SHANGHAI registration handstamp in violet alongside, reverse  with Hong Kong transit (DE 21 99) and Rastatt arrival (20 I 00) cds's.
Catalogue 244: Europe & Overseas

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Lot 1496 - europe Russian P.O. in China -  Corinphila Auction AG Day 2- Europe & Overseas, Austrian Levant

Lot 1496 - europe Russian P.O. in China - Corinphila Auction AG Day 2- Europe & Overseas, Austrian Levant

Russian P.O.'s in China 1902 (Aug. 21): Registered envelope from Peking to Paris bearing 1899 KITAI - overpt. Arms definitives 1 kop. orange (3), 7 kop. dark blue, and 10 kop. blue, tied by crisp PEKIN cds's (Tchilinghirian fig. 468) with corresponding PEKIN registration label alongside, reverse  with Kharbin (Aug 28) and Moscow (Sept 19) transit and Paris arrival (Sept 30) cds's. An attractive item sent via Kharbin at the Chinese Eastern Railway.
Catalogue 244: Europe & Overseas

Corinphila Auction AG Day 2- Europe & Overseas, Austrian Levant

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