Start of the sale:
Monday, October 21, 2019 at 3:35 PM
Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 11:00 PM
Created by Delcampe Lister
This is a beautiful cover from The Imperial sea post office Trans Pacific Hikawa-Maru in Japan to Ventura CA USA . In excellent condition. Postmarked October 25, 1934. Nice item. Great stamps marks & cancels. . Karl Lewis artistic cover. Stunner cover. Fine item. Rare Scenic cancel. The sole Sea Post comb cancelThe cover's cachet depicts a road leading to a torii, with mountain and sun, steamer and sampans, plus birds, in the distance. Typed inscription at top with much-faded "To US" handstamp at upper left. The four Tazawa issues, three 1s oranges and a 7s yellow, are tied by three "Hikawa-Maru/Sea Post/25. 10. 34/Nippon" combs. "C-21. " and ")O(" typed reverse, with thick-character negative kan handstamp sealing flap. Opened top. Light overall toning, but a nice-looking cover still. , Fine to Very Fine.