lot # 2149 - China - Fremde Postanstalten / Foreign Offices
China - Foreign Offices: Russia, 1901 (April 12) Postcard to Shanghai franked by
China - Foreign Offices
Russia, 1901 (April 12) Postcard to Shanghai franked by 1899 overprinted 3k, tied by tied by violet "CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" (T&S type 1), alongside showing black Russian cds of Shanghai and oval "DOPLATIT/SHANKHAI" hs with"2 cts" inserted in ms, a very rare usage of this tax postmark which is not recorded by Tchilinghirian-Stephen.
Provenance: Raymond Casey
Catalog number(s): 3x
Value Add Taxes (19%) will be added to the hammer price and the buyers premium.
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