lot # 1495 - europe Russian P.O. in China
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