lot # 6579 - japanische post in china
Japanische Post in China: 1916. Registered envelope addressed to Holland bearing Japanese Post Offic
1916. Registered envelope addressed to Holland bearing Japanese Post Office in Shanghai SG 13, 10s blue, SG 33, ½s brown (pair), SG 34, 1s orange (pair), SG 35, 1½s pale blue (pair) and SG 36, 2s green (pair) tied by Shanghai/I.J.P.O date stamp ‘13th June 16’ with matching ‘I.J.P.O./Shanghai’ registered label, endorsed ‘via Siberia’ with Changchun/I.J.P.O. (Manchuria) transit ‘18/6’ on reverse with Russian censor tape tied by boxed Russian censor in violet and Scheveningen arrival on reverse. Very rare item of commercial mail with the second issue on cover.
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