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1875 Underpaid Letter from Arzamas Zemstvo to Switzerland by Terry Page Letter addressed to Aigles franked with the 1874 5k indigo on thick paper (Chuchin/Schmidt 2) and cancelled with the (undated) zemstvo district cachet. Forwarded to the imperial post office where...
The next auction series of David Feldman International Auctioneers will take place from June 14th to 19th in Geneva. The second day of the auction week will be dedicated to Russia, Soviet Union and Zemstvos. Following on from the outstanding series of Russian sales...
From Vladivostok to Liverpool at the Beginning of the First World War by Philip Robinson This registered cover was sent by Kunst & Albers, a large German trading company that had many branches in the Russian Far East. Franked with the 70 kopek value from the...
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VYATKA GUBERNIYA (PROVINCE) NON STAMP ISSUING ZEMSTVO UEZDS (DISTRICTS) by Robin Calvert27 April 2017 Ex the Vyatka District Court Archive. From the collection of T. Page. Endorsement reads:“Received at Yaroslav Volost Pravlenye for transmission to the Zemstvo Post 11 September 1915 (signed) Volost Assessor”. BJRP 106 pages 57 to 75 download article ... more
Batum Philatelic Postcard25 August 2015 Philatelic postcard with Batum view and three different frankings: Turkish, Batum stamps and BPP with Baghaturov signature. ... more
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Selected articles from the archives of the British Journal of Russian Philately. Classic, new, quirky, or seminal