Trevor Pateman


Imperial Russia to 1917: Stamps and Postal History

My very extensive stamp and postal history stock includes:

- Pre philatelic mail
- Cancellation interest stamps, including Used Abroad
- Fiscals and Revenues including scarce and rare items - ex Faberge and also Documents
- Railway TPO cancels on covers and cards
- Free frank letters
- WW 1 Censor covers
- Postal stationery
- Zemstvos
- St. Petersburg Numeral cancellations
- Volost covers

Starter collections always available

For more details email me.

Trevor Pateman,
Unit 10, 91 Western Road,
BN1 2NW,

1820 letter written in German, St Petersburg Cyrillic cancellation

Letter written in German and dated 16th November 1820 addressed to Narva. MS received mark 28 Nov. Straight line Cyrillic S.P. Burg in red. This is Dobin and Baillie and Peel 1A (R) 5. The latter say that only one example is known to them, namely this letter ex-George Henderson collection. It may be the earliest example of a St Petersburg cancellation in Cyrillic



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