lot # 3 - 1871-77 Pre-adhesive 1871-77 Pre-adhesive
Outgoing. 1874 (26 Apr) Shanghai to Northampton, England. Cover flap tied by bilingual “CUSTOMS HOUSE * SHANGHAI” handstamp in red. Sent to British PO in Shanghai where Hong Kong QV 30c stamp was cancelled by S1 killer in blue, with ‘Shanghae’ cds on reverse. Transit Hong Kong (29 Apr) to arrive Northampton (14 Jun).
上海寄英國, 以中英文“上海関”紅色戳記封口, 交上海英局, 香港30先郵票以S1戳記蓋銷, 經香港至英國。