330th Auction, 1 – 8 December 2018
Starting bid: 1 200.00 HKD
Hammer price: 1 300.00 HKD
Picture post card and cover dated July & October of 1903, franked with Russian postage, former registered usage to Copenhagen, latter to Vevey of Switzerland. Initially the Russian Post Office refused to carry mail items for UPU countries unless Russian Postage was paid. Card damaged at upper right, cover VF-F.