lot # 1819 - europe Russian P.O. in China
1903 (Apr 4): Cover from the Russian PO in Shanghai to Winterthur, endorsed "via Siberia", bearing Arms definitives ovpt KITAI, 1 kop. orange (2) and 7 kop. blue, three fresh adhesives with normal perf., tied by "SHANGHAI POTSHTOVA KONTORA" cds, reverse with Port Arthur transit (date slug error March 28), Moscow transit (April 16) and Winterthur arrival cds (May 2, 1903). Underfranked by one kopek, but not charged.