【Red Revenue Surcharge】
Foreign. 1897. Chefoo (11 May) to Austria, registered. German 10pf postal stationary card franked with Red-Revenue 2c and Empress Dowager 8c/6ca small numeral stamps, tied by pakua killer, with Customs Chefoo cds alongside. Transit Customs Shanghai 13 May. Indicia tied by Shanghai 14 May cds. Chinese registration cachet and German registration label, rare thus. Arrived Znaim (19 Jun).