1906 Incoming Registered Cover To Tibet From Rarchim Germany, Forwarded To China For Sale
Very interesting registered cover, addressed to Tibet, franked with Germany 40pf Germania issue tied Rarchim, Jun 23 1906 postmark addressed to Mr. Tschun-Tschun-Tshani, Isching-tu, Tat-sien, Tibet, forwarded to Peking (Beijing), China, partial British post office Shanghai registry postmark (date unclear) at top center, straightline "Returned to Writer" marking applied in transit, back to Germany, reforwarded there to Wismar with manuscript label, then returned sent to Rorchim; (reverse) partially struck Indian Army Base Office Apr 2 1906 transit; lightly struck partial Gyantse Tibet/ Siliguri Base, Apr 8 1906Indian P.O. transit; Peking, China May 16 1906, receiver; partial French P. O. Shanghai, May 23 1906, transit; Shanghai, China, May 25 1896 transit; Wismar, Germany, Jun 28 1906 transit, Rarchim, Germany, Jun 28 1906 receiver. Absolutely marvelous and rare destination! Addressee appears to have been a Chinese wayfarer.Verygood condition, soiling and wear as to be expected of such a travelled cover; postmark strikes as described above. We have been in the postal history business since 1953 and are members of the American Stamp Dealers Association, American Philatelic Society, National Stamp Dealers Association, Philatelic Traders Society (Great Britain), Canadian Stamp Dealers Association (Canada), International Federation of Stamp Dealers Associations, Collectors Club of New York and numerous other philatelic organizations.Be sure to add me to your favorites list!
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1906 Incoming Registered Cover To Tibet From Rarchim Germany, Forwarded To China: $3,383