15 Covers/cards/documents related to family Hedin, incl. a letter sent Stockholm locally by Ludvig Hedin (father to Sven Hedin), franked with 3 öre Circle type with a beautiful STOCKHOLM 26.5.81 cds. A cover sent from Stockholm to Sven Hedin in Peking franked 25 öre, with Harbin transit and Peking arrival cds on reverse. Two domestic photopicture cards with Sven Hedin, both franked with 10 öre Lion. A 10 öre pre-stamped card sent Stockholm locally from Sven to his father Ludvig 1885.6.18. A payroll for Hedin’s expedition. A double folded letter-card with photo of Sven Hedin and handwritten letter to his brother 1935. A printed card with the image that Hedin himself has designed and depicted of his expedition in the Gobi desert, with New Year’s greeting from Sven Hedin. A Invitation card to Hedin’s exhibition “From tents and temples in the far east”. Five letters from Clara Hedin (sister to Sven) to Lt. Colonel Bexell, all are related to Hedin or his expedition. And finally a double cards with Sven Hedin’s funeral program. A very interesting historical material and a great opportunity for all Sven Hedin collectors. Entire lot illustrated on our website.

Lot nr.: 883

Starting bid: 7000 SEK

Result: 10500 SEK

Status: Cov/Card ?

Category: POSTAL HISTORY IMPERIAL 清代邮史

The auction is closed, unsold lots can be purchased until Sept. 30.

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