Lot# 8062

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

Lot# 8062
Starting Price: 3,000 HK$
Hammer Price: 4,000 HK$
1909 (April), for a group of two C.I.P. 4th complete double stationery card, Newchwang to Austria plus Shanghai sent locally,

the first card was sent from Newchwang to Austria on 5 Apr 1909, affixed with a one-cent coiling dragon stamp and a two-cent coiling dragon stamp, cancelled with three Newchwang bilingual segmented circular date stamps (7 April), and another Moukden transit stamp (8 Apr 09), arriving in Austria on 24 April. The second card was sent to the German Association in Shanghai, with printed text content, cancelled with a Shanghai English-Chinese waist frame stamp, bearing a postman's mark. Both postal cards are in size of 140.5x181mm, very well preserved.