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New definitive series for Russia
On no, where did the post horns go?!
8/5/2019 at 15:30
by: nik
LITHUANICA-2018 A virtual exhibit
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A philatelic exhibition Lithuanica 2018 commemoratin ...
12/8/2018 at 19:27
by: nik
Provisionals or post perforated
Never seen any like it. Neither Zverev nor Zagorsky mention anything like this in their caalogs. Zve ...
10/8/2018 at 21:20
by: nik
postmark translation
The cancellation clearly says ИЗЯСЛА& ...
2/6/2018 at 20:51
by: nik
Forged Russian cinderellas
It used to be that one could buy non-postal charity and propaganda labels without too much worry tha ...
11/2/2017 at 20:07
by: nik
4k rose with curious background
It looks to me like the red design overlaying the background is misaligned. It shifted quite a bit. ...
7/23/2017 at 09:43
by: nik
Special airmail box
Going through old Illustrated Russia émigré weekly magazines published in Paris, I found a brief not ...
1/13/2017 at 19:56
by: nik
1926 customs duties on parcels in the USSR
The #26, June 1926, issue of a Russian émigré publication in Paris, Illustrated Russia, featured the ...
11/26/2016 at 22:14
by: nik
Ivo, this site has info (17 hits if you search чучи&#108 ...
11/26/2016 at 22:06
by: nik
Russian PO in 1915 New York?
WOW! Thank you Howard! That does explain the "EKA" very nicely. The possibility of a New York in Rus ...
10/17/2016 at 13:03
by: nik
Russian PO in 1915 New York?
While going through my duplicates today I came upon this interesting cancellation on a 3 kopek Alexa ...
10/16/2016 at 21:46
by: nik
Responding to a request
A request came in to share the image of a seemingly Nikolayevsk on the Amur cover with July 1921 can ...
11/11/2014 at 22:47
by: nik
The Greens take Sochi!
The plot thickens. Emil Markovitch, one of Rossica's greatest specialists on revenue and non ...
2/18/2014 at 23:02
by: nik
The Greens take Sochi!
These days the Russian Black Sea resort Sochi is, in more ways than one, warmly welcoming athletes c ...
2/17/2014 at 22:22
by: nik
Russian Consular Post in Kashgar
N. L. Zeland published his travel notes in the Russian Western Siberia Geographical Society's journ ...
2/10/2014 at 20:33
by: nik
New Rossica Related U.S. Customized Stamps!
I have received a philatelic notification from the Russian emigre "Planning Committee to Commemorate ...
12/19/2013 at 15:30
by: nik
Fort Ross Article in Journal 161
I've got two covers like that and both read "Sequicentennial". I'm pretty sure that they all do. As ...
11/21/2013 at 15:33
by: nik
Our collecting interests
Over the years I've been noticing that philatelists, in addition to collecting stamps and covers oft ...
3/2/2012 at 22:40
by: nik
1946 Exhibit?
The exact wording of the cancellation is: "Soviet Postal Stamp Exhibit". That's not quite the same a ...
11/1/2009 at 22:48
by: nik
Levant imperf - fake?
The cancel looks quite genuine and shows the year - 1871 - and the word: "AGENTSTVO" (Agency). With ...
10/19/2009 at 21:54
by: nik
Professional or Expert Markings?
How about this site -
1/24/2008 at 22:46
by: nik
September 14 - it is 2 weeks

Just come across your posting....

It is 2 weeks in September already - no any changes ...
9/14/2004 at 10:22
by: nik

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