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lot # 267 - Eastern Europe » Russia and USSR

Wednesday Dec 09, 2020 10:00 to Thursday Dec 10, 2020 16:00 Europe/Paris
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1866 (5 Feb.) Envelope from St.Petersburg to Paris/France,
1866 (5 Feb.) Envelope from to Paris/France, franked on reverse by 1858 Arms 20k and 10k, perf. 12 1/2 and 1864 Arms 1k pair, perf. 12 1/2 and 1865 5k, perf. 14 1/2 tied by dotted numeral "11" (St. Petersburg train station), both red and black St.Petersburg cds alongside, obverse bears Prussian AUS RUSSLAND cds, a rare example of a cover franked 37k after 1st January 1866 as rate was lowered to 28k then, very fine 3-issue and 4-colour franking

Provenance : Bianchi collection

Cover 5+6+9+14y