Covers - Russian Imperial Era

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Michel SU 1 IIA

Described as "Stamped envelope of the 1st St.Petersburg City Post issue (Michel SU 1 IIA) recognizable from the sharp cut flaps corners. The paper is thich, dense and of yellowish-white colour. The embossed stamp is placed in the lower left corner upside down and has a light blue color. The envelope sizes are 180 X 119 mm. Small tears specially on the upper corners, but still an extremely rare item in very good condition, see scan."  Opened for $350 and closed with no bids (Sep 00).

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