lot # 19 - 1871-77 Pre-adhesive 1871-77 Pre-adhesive
Kiukiang IJPA combination,. 1877 (4 Aug) Kiukiang to USA. Clear strike of “Customs Kiukiang” origin cds on reverse. Cover bearing Japanese 3x 5s stamps, cancelled with crossroad obliterator in black - used in 1877 only, and IJPA Shanghai cds (22 Aug) alongside. Transit Yokohama (30 Aug), San Francisco (16 Sep) to arrive at North Marshfield (no arrival).