Lot# 9098

The 2023 Summer Auction - Sale 340   24th to 28th June 2023, Hong Kong

Lot# 9098
Starting Price: 3,000 HK$
1898 (Mar 8) red band cover from Chinese Telegraph Administration, Shanghai to Tsingtau,

f.w. CIP 2c, tied by Shanghai dollar cds. This cover was sent two days after Kiaochow was confirmed leased to Germany. It is the earilest cover into Tsingtau via CIP.