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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1878 envelope addressed to Paris with enclosed letter headed and dated Tangier 15th April 1878 Franked Great Britain 2 1/2 adhesive PL.10 LD - DL tied in transit "GIBRALTAR A26" duplex AP 15 78
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1878 envelope addressed to Paris with enclosed letter headed and dated 'Tangier 15th April 1878' Franked Great Britain 2 1/2 adhesive PL.10 LD - DL tied in transit "GIBRALTAR A26" duplex 'AP 15 78'

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1899 Morocco Agencies / Italian local post combination postcard with message on the reverse addressed to Trieste. Franked by an Italian 5c local post 5c blue tied by a light double ring bilingual "MARRAKESH" c.d.s. in violet, in combination with a 10c overprinted adhesive tied "A26" with "MAZAGAN MOROCCO" cancellation alongside. "GIBRALTAR" transit on the front.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1899 Morocco Agencies / Italian local post combination postcard with message on the reverse addressed to Trieste. Franked by an Italian 5c local post 5c blue tied by a light double ring bilingual "MARRAKESH" c.d.s. in violet, in combination with a 10c overprinted adhesive tied "A26" with "MAZAGAN MOROCCO" cancellation alongside. "GIBRALTAR" transit on the front.

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BRITISH EAST AFRICA 1901 native envelope addressed to India, slightly reduced at left on opening. Franked horizontal pair 1/2a adhesives tied by a fine strike of the rare "T.P.O. IN/ SET NO 2" c.d.s. 8 FE 1901" (The IN" denotes towards Mombasa) Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
BRITISH EAST AFRICA

1901 native envelope addressed to India, slightly reduced at left on opening. Franked horizontal pair 1/2a adhesives tied by a fine strike of the rare "T.P.O. IN/ SET NO 2" c.d.s. 8 FE 1901" (The 'IN" denotes towards Mombasa) Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (TURKS ISLANDS) 1923 envelope Per s/s "Iroquois"  Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "TURKS ISLANDS" c.d.s.  with a very fine strike of the scarce circular "BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION" cachet struck in black.
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (TURKS ISLANDS)

1923 envelope 'Per s/s "Iroquois'" Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "TURKS ISLANDS" c.d.s. with a very fine strike of the scarce circular "BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION" cachet struck in black.

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BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (PALESTINE) 1924 envelope from Jerusalem addressed to London with violet handstamp trilingual slogan "VISIT THE PALESTINE PAVILION BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924" on the reverse struck in violet.
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (PALESTINE) 1924 envelope from Jerusalem addressed to London with violet handstamp trilingual slogan "VISIT THE PALESTINE PAVILION BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924" on the reverse struck in violet.
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (PALESTINE)

1924 envelope from Jerusalem addressed to London with violet handstamp trilingual slogan "VISIT THE PALESTINE PAVILION BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924" on the reverse struck in violet.

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ST HELENA 1938 Formula registered envelope (Size H2) addressed to Essex U.K. Franked 6d & 1/2d Badge adhesives tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. SE 11 38
ST HELENA

1938 Formula registered envelope (Size H2) addressed to Essex U.K. Franked 6d & 1/2d 'Badge' adhesives tied "ST HELENA" c.d.s. 'SE 11 38'

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TANGANYIKA 1934 airmail envelope from Zanzibar 20c adhesive tied "ZANZIBAR" c.d.s. 23 NO 34 On arrival The Postmaster has added in manuscript that the envelope has been delayed. The back flap is missing.
TANGANYIKA

1934 airmail envelope from Zanzibar 20c adhesive tied "ZANZIBAR" c.d.s. '23 NO 34' On arrival The Postmaster has added in manuscript that the envelope has been delayed. The back flap is missing.

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ADEN 1896 Indian 1/2A stationery envelope addressed to France paying the unsealed printed matter rate cancelled "ADEN" squared circle d/s JA 6 96 French maritime cancellation on the front
ADEN

1896 Indian 1/2A stationery envelope addressed to France paying the unsealed printed matter rate cancelled "ADEN" squared circle d/s 'JA 6 96' French maritime cancellation on the front

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RHODESIA 1896 envelope addressed to Kings Williams Town Cape Colony. Franked by provisional BSAC overprint 4d adhesive tied "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. AU 7 96 Receiving cancellation on the reverse. A couple of faint soil marks on the face.
RHODESIA

1896 envelope addressed to Kings Williams Town Cape Colony. Franked by provisional BSAC overprint 4d adhesive tied "BULAWAYO" c.d.s. 'AU 7 96' Receiving cancellation on the reverse. A couple of faint soil marks on the face.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1894 5c Gibraltar stationery postcard commercially used to Tangier cancelled "RABAT A26" duplex DE 29 94
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1894 5c Gibraltar stationery postcard commercially used to Tangier cancelled "RABAT A26" duplex 'DE 29 94'

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NIGER COAST 1895 envelope addressed to Cheshire U.K. Franked 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied "BRASS" squared circle d/s JA 25 95 "PAID LIVERPOOL" marking cancellation on the front.
NIGER COAST

1895 envelope addressed to Cheshire U.K. Franked 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied "BRASS" squared circle d/s 'JA 25 95' "PAID LIVERPOOL" marking cancellation on the front.

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CAYMAN ISLANDS 1921 multi franked registered OHMS envelope addressed to Denmark. Franking includes 1/2d stationery wrapper cut out, tied "GEORGETOWN" c.d.s. MR 4 21 4 inverted. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1921 multi franked registered OHMS envelope addressed to Denmark. Franking includes 1/2d stationery wrapper cut out, tied "GEORGETOWN" c.d.s. 'MR 4 21' '4' inverted. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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NIGER COAST 1894 taxed envelope addressed to the Cape Colony South Africa. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "BENIN CITY" c.d.s. struck in red MR 14 94 A fine strike of the rare 5d taxe marking struck in black applied in Benin City and "T" "PAID LIVERPOOL" transit cancellation with "PAID" erased.
NIGER COAST

1894 taxed envelope addressed to the Cape Colony South Africa. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "BENIN CITY" c.d.s. struck in red 'MR 14 94' A fine strike of the rare '5d' taxe marking struck in black applied in Benin City and "T" "PAID LIVERPOOL" transit cancellation with "PAID" erased.

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BERMUDA 1942 airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked 2/- Key plate 2nd printing tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. 20 MAR 42 Light corner fold to envelope.
BERMUDA

1942 airmail envelope addressed to London. Franked 2/- Key plate 2nd printing tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. '20 MAR 42' Light corner fold to envelope.

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BERMUDA 1944 airmail envelope to the U.K. Franked 2/- key plate from the 4th printing tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. 23 MAR 44
BERMUDA

1944 airmail envelope to the U.K. Franked 2/- key plate from the 4th printing tied "HAMILTON" c.d.s. '23 MAR 44'

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SILVER JUBILEE (TRINIDAD & TOBAGO) 1935 illustrated airmail envelope to New York. Franked Silver Jubilee 6c together with a 72c adhesive, tied "G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. AU 31 35 10c U.S. postage due applied paying Customs Duty charge.
SILVER JUBILEE (TRINIDAD & TOBAGO)

1935 illustrated airmail envelope to New York. Franked Silver Jubilee 6c together with a 72c adhesive, tied "G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN" c.d.s. 'AU 31 35' 10c U.S. postage due applied paying 'Customs Duty' charge.

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SAMOA 1932 envelope from London addressed to The Phoenix Islands Pacific Ocean but endorsed "Uninhabited" and handstamped "UNCLAIMED"  The envelope has been heavily repaired by New Zealand Officially Sealed labels applied in Samoa. One label endorsed "Found Open At Apia Samoa"
SAMOA

1932 envelope from London addressed to The Phoenix Islands Pacific Ocean but endorsed "Uninhabited" and handstamped "UNCLAIMED" The envelope has been heavily repaired by New Zealand Officially Sealed labels applied in Samoa. One label endorsed "Found Open At Apia Samoa"

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ST VINCENT 1940 registered censored envelope addressed to Paraguay. Franked horizontal pair 3d adhesives tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 17 AU 40  Censor seal at left and censor cachet. Various transit cancellation on the reverse.
ST VINCENT 1940 registered censored envelope addressed to Paraguay. Franked horizontal pair 3d adhesives tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 17 AU 40  Censor seal at left and censor cachet. Various transit cancellation on the reverse.
ST VINCENT

1940 registered censored envelope addressed to Paraguay. Franked horizontal pair 3d adhesives tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. '17 AU 40' Censor seal at left and censor cachet. Various transit cancellation on the reverse.

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BRITISH BECHUANALAND 1920 registered packet from The Post Office addressed to Brighton U.K. franked Great Britain overprinted 6d adhesive tied "PALAPY ROAD" c.d.s. 23 APR 20 Scarce single value on commercial cover.
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

1920 registered packet from The Post Office addressed to Brighton U.K. franked Great Britain overprinted 6d adhesive tied "PALAPY ROAD" c.d.s. '23 APR 20' Scarce single value on commercial cover.

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BRITISH BECHUANALAND  1923 Great Britain overprinted 1/2d stationery card uprated with overprinted 1d adhesive commercially used to Chicago tied "KAYNE" c.d.s. 23 DE 23
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

1923 Great Britain overprinted 1/2d stationery card uprated with overprinted 1d adhesive commercially used to Chicago tied "KAYNE" c.d.s. '23 DE 23'

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