Lot# 7006

The 2023 Winter Auction - Sale 342   December 16th - 19th 2023, Hong Kong

Lot# 7006
Starting Price: 40,000 HK$
Hammer Price: 54,000 HK$
15 Jan 1908, a marvellous T.P.O. mail on C.I.P. 3rd series stationery card with "Changteh - Chumatien" T.P.O. c.d.s for international delivery.

15 Jan 1908, a C.I.P. 3rd series stationery card, sent from Changteh City, Henan Province, to Belgium, uprated wtih one 4-cent coiling dragon stamp, cancelled by two 3-grid train postmarks "Changteh to Chumatien / Imperial Post / Train Car no.2" in Chinese characters, and bearing a all-Chinese waist-frame lunar c.d.s. "13th day of the 12th month of lunar year DingWei". The Changteh to Chumatien T.P.O. c.d.s is fairly seldom seen on C.I.P. 3rd series stationery card.