lot # 6630 - europa russland
1858 (Jan 12): Cover from Riga to Libava, bearing 1857 10 kop. brown & blue imperf. from Plate II, in a vivid shade, fresh with large margins all round, attractively tied by central pen stroke, reverse with boxed "RIGA 12 JAN. 1858" datestamp. A very early usage from the first month of issue, prior to the cancellation of the new adhesives by prephilatelic handstamps Mi = € 5'000.rnProvenance: Collection Pavlovsk, 96. Corinphila sale (March 1996), lot 4443.
Katalog 271: ITALIEN, FRANKREICH u. EUROPÄISCHE STAATEN - MEXICO & URUGUAY