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STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1902 Official formula stationery postcard used locally with message re collection of an insured parcel awaiting collection signed by the Supt of Registration cancelled SINGAPORE c.d.s. JA 27 1902 Rare usage.
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1902 Official formula stationery postcard used locally with message re collection of an insured parcel awaiting collection signed by the Supt of Registration cancelled SINGAPORE c.d.s. JA 27 1902 Rare usage.
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS

1902 Official formula stationery postcard used locally with message re collection of an insured parcel awaiting collection signed by the Supt of Registration cancelled 'SINGAPORE' c.d.s. 'JA 27 1902' Rare usage.

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TRANSVAAL 1898 registered envelope to Holland franked single Halve Penny on 3d and a 6d adhesive tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. 7 JAN 98. Some toning.
TRANSVAAL

1898 registered envelope to Holland franked single 'Halve Penny' on '3d' and a 6d adhesive tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. '7 JAN 98'. Some toning.

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TRANSVAAL 1894 envelope to Holland franked 2 PENCE on 1/- and 2 x 1 Penny on 6d tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. 1 APR 94.
TRANSVAAL

1894 envelope to Holland franked '2 PENCE' on '1/-' and 2 x '1 Penny' on '6d' tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. '1 APR 94'.

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TRANSVAAL Undated d stationery wrapper addressed to Pretoria cancelled "13" in concentric black circle allocated to Lydenburg.
TRANSVAAL

Undated d stationery wrapper addressed to Pretoria cancelled "13" in concentric black circle allocated to Lydenburg.

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TRANSVAAL 1892 envelope to Nylstroom franked 1d, 3d & 2d on 3d adhesives tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. NOV 5 92.
TRANSVAAL

1892 envelope to Nylstroom franked 1d, 3d & '2d' on '3d' adhesives tied "PRETORIA" c.d.s. 'NOV 5 92'.

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TRANSVAAL 1897 GB d stationery post card up-rated d adhesive cancelled "JOHANNESBURG" c.d.s. 7 JUN 97; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Yorkshire.
TRANSVAAL

1897 GB d stationery post card up-rated d adhesive cancelled "JOHANNESBURG" c.d.s. '7 JUN 97'; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Yorkshire.

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TOGO 1896 envelope franked 2 x 10pf German adhesives tied "KLEIN-POPO" c.d.s. 16 4 96; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Germany.
TOGO

1896 envelope franked 2 x 10pf German adhesives tied "KLEIN-POPO" c.d.s. '16 4 96'; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Germany.

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SUDAN 1896 stampless envelope Field Service/No stamps obtainable addressed to Scotland, re-directed to London. Countersigned by Commanding Officer 10th Sudanese Regiment. "WADI-HALFA CAMP" c.d.s. 10 AO 96 on the obverse. Minor faults around the edges.
SUDAN

1896 stampless envelope 'Field Service/No stamps obtainable' addressed to Scotland, re-directed to London. Countersigned by Commanding Officer 10th Sudanese Regiment. "WADI-HALFA CAMP" c.d.s. '10 AO 96' on the obverse. Minor faults around the edges.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1896 cover to Germany franked horizontal pair German 10pf. tied "WINDHOEK" c.d.s. 1 4 96; transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1896 cover to Germany franked horizontal pair German 10pf. tied "WINDHOEK" c.d.s. '1 4 96'; transit and receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1894 C.G.H. d stationery card commercially used to Cape Town cancelled "500" B.O.N.C. "WALFISH BAY" cancellation on the front MR 21 94.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1894 C.G.H. d stationery card commercially used to Cape Town cancelled "500" B.O.N.C. "WALFISH BAY" cancellation on the front 'MR 21 94'.

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BOER WAR 1901 censored envelope from the Transvaal addressed to a P.O.W. on the Kidonan Castle at Simon Town.
BOER WAR

1901 censored envelope from the Transvaal addressed to a P.O.W. on the 'Kidonan Castle' at Simon Town.

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BOER WAR 1901 1/2d on Halve penny stationery postcard addressed to the U.K. headed and dated Kroonstad 19.2.1901 cancelled FIELD POST OFFICE BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA c.d.s. FE 21 01 with number 38
BOER WAR

1901 '1/2d' on 'Halve penny' stationery postcard addressed to the U.K. headed and dated 'Kroonstad 19.2.1901' cancelled 'FIELD POST OFFICE BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA' c.d.s. 'FE 21 01' with number '38'

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BOER WAR (CANADA) 1900 envelope addressed to Canada franked vertical pair O.V.S.(raised stops) 1/2d on 1/2d tied by BRITISH FIELD POST OFFICE c.d.s. AP 13 00 code 30 allocated to Bloemfontein. Superb strike of the oval CANADIAN CONTINGENT SOUTH AFRICA d/s APR 18 1900 struck in red.
BOER WAR (CANADA)

1900 envelope addressed to Canada franked vertical pair O.V.S.(raised stops) '1/2d' on '1/2d' tied by 'BRITISH FIELD POST OFFICE' c.d.s. 'AP 13 00' code '30' allocated to Bloemfontein. Superb strike of the oval 'CANADIAN CONTINGENT SOUTH AFRICA' d/s 'APR 18 1900' struck in red.

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NYASALAND 1901 2d External stationery card, with message, cancelled "CHIROMO" squared circle date stamp DE 17 01; "CHINDE" tranit c.d.s. Addressed to Austria.
NYASALAND

1901 2d 'External' stationery card, with message, cancelled "CHIROMO" squared circle date stamp 'DE 17 01'; "CHINDE" tranit c.d.s. Addressed to Austria.

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ST VINCENT 1897 registered envelope to Bavaria re-directed to Dresden franked 5/- adhesive tied "KINGSTOWN" c.d.s. JY 21 97; a further strike alongside. "REGISTERED/LONDON" transit date stamp. Various transit c.d.s. on the reverse.
ST VINCENT

1897 registered envelope to Bavaria re-directed to Dresden franked 5/- adhesive tied "KINGSTOWN" c.d.s. 'JY 21 97'; a further strike alongside. "REGISTERED/LONDON" transit date stamp. Various transit c.d.s. on the reverse.

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ST VINCENT 1896 2d registered stationery envelope (size G) addressed to Germany franked 5/- adhesive tied "KINGSTOWN" c.d.s. MR 3 96; a further strike alongside.
ST VINCENT

1896 2d registered stationery envelope (size G) addressed to Germany franked 5/- adhesive tied "KINGSTOWN" c.d.s. 'MR 3 96'; a further strike alongside.

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NEW SOUTH WALES 1897 local envelope franked 1/- Consumptives Home adhesive tied ENMORE c.d.s. JU 30 1897
NEW SOUTH WALES

1897 local envelope franked '1/- Consumptives Home adhesive tied 'ENMORE' c.d.s. 'JU 30 1897'

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BASUTOLAND 1897 envelope to London re-directed to Holland franked C.G.H. 2d tied superb 210 BONC "MOHALESHOEK" c.d.s. alongside AU 14 97; "MAFETENG" transit on the reverse.
BASUTOLAND

1897 envelope to London re-directed to Holland franked C.G.H. 2d tied superb '210' BONC "MOHALESHOEK" c.d.s. alongside 'AU 14 97'; "MAFETENG" transit on the reverse.

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ASCENSION 1934 taxed envelope addressed to Grand Cayman franked horizontal pair 1/2d Badge adhesives tied ASCENSION c.d.s. JA 23 34 On arrival 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives applied paying postage due. tied GEORGETOWN c.d.s.
ASCENSION

1934 taxed envelope addressed to Grand Cayman franked horizontal pair 1/2d 'Badge' adhesives tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'JA 23 34' On arrival 1/2d & 1 1/2d adhesives applied paying postage due. tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s.

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SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1863 local envelope franked 2d adhesive tied G.P.O. ADELAIDE c.d.s. JA 10 63 A further strike on the front. Straight line TOO LATE struck in black.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA

1863 local envelope franked 2d adhesive tied 'G.P.O. ADELAIDE' c.d.s. 'JA 10 63' A further strike on the front. Straight line 'TOO LATE' struck in black.

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COOK ISLANDS 1901 envelope franked rare ONE HALF PENNY on 1d and d & 2d adhesives tied "COOK ISLANDS RAROTONGA" c.d.s. 6 AU 01 in blue code 16. "AUCKLAND" transit on reverse and "DUNDEE" receiving c.d.s.
COOK ISLANDS

1901 envelope franked rare 'ONE HALF PENNY' on '1d' and d & 2d adhesives tied "COOK ISLANDS RAROTONGA" c.d.s. '6 AU 01' in blue code '16'. "AUCKLAND" transit on reverse and "DUNDEE" receiving c.d.s.

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SAMOA 1895 10pf German stationery card (7g+c), with message, cancelled "APIA/KAISERL DEUTSCHE/POSTAGENTUR" c.d.s. 9 10 95. Addressed to Berlin, Germany.
SAMOA

1895 10pf German stationery card (7g+c), with message, cancelled "APIA/KAISERL DEUTSCHE/POSTAGENTUR" c.d.s. '9 10 95'. Addressed to Berlin, Germany.

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SAMOA 1895 envelope addressed to San Francisco franked 2d adhesive tied "APIA" c.d.s. JAN 2. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
SAMOA

1895 envelope addressed to San Francisco franked 2d adhesive tied "APIA" c.d.s. 'JAN 2'. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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ST VINCENT 1898 German 5pf stationery card addressed to St Vincent, originally sent to Cape Verde Islands via Lisbon and re-directed to St Vincent, West Indies where boxed "Inconnu/Not Known" applied in violet; "KINGSTON" c.d.s. JA 12 98 on the front. Finally returned to Germany.
ST VINCENT

1898 German 5pf stationery card addressed to St Vincent, originally sent to Cape Verde Islands via Lisbon and re-directed to St Vincent, West Indies where boxed "Inconnu/Not Known" applied in violet; "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'JA 12 98' on the front. Finally returned to Germany.

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ST VINCENT Penny halfpenny stationery postcard (H&G3) overprinted locally in red Specimen. Pierce/Messenger Type 2.
ST VINCENT

Penny halfpenny stationery postcard (H&G3) overprinted locally in red 'Specimen'. Pierce/Messenger Type 2.

SOLD
ST VINCENT QV 1d + 1d stationery postcard (H&G4) overprinted locally Specimen.
ST VINCENT

QV 1d + 1d stationery postcard (H&G4) overprinted locally 'Specimen'.

SOLD
ST VINCENT 1902 envelope to London franked d adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. NO 5 02.
ST VINCENT

1902 envelope to London franked d adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'NO 5 02'.

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TRINIDAD 1894 2d registered stationery envelope F franked 1d adhesive tied "MANZANILIA" c.d.s. AP 6 94; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Port of Spain; receiving c.d.s. on reverse.
TRINIDAD

1894 2d registered stationery envelope 'F' franked 1d adhesive tied "MANZANILIA" c.d.s. 'AP 6 94'; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Port of Spain; receiving c.d.s. on reverse.

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JAMAICA 1877 Formula d stationery card with message on the reverse locally used. "JAMAICA HALFPENNY PAID" c.d.s. 18 OC 77 struck in red with "UNCLAIMED" also in red. "ADVERTISED" and octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet.
JAMAICA

1877 Formula d stationery card with message on the reverse locally used. "JAMAICA HALFPENNY PAID" c.d.s. '18 OC 77' struck in red with "UNCLAIMED" also in red. "ADVERTISED" and octagonal "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet.

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JAMAICA 1899 local envelope franked 1d tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. OC 16 99. Alongside is the framed "ADVERTISED" and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet both in black; "UNCLAIMED" struck in orange.
JAMAICA

1899 local envelope franked 1d tied "KINGSTON" c.d.s. 'OC 16 99'. Alongside is the framed "ADVERTISED" and "RETURNED LETTER BRANCH" dated cachet both in black; "UNCLAIMED" struck in orange.

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GIBRALTAR 1878 lettersheet addressed to Genova franked Great Britain 2 1/2d Pl. 12 LJ-JL tied GIBRALTAR A26 suplex OC 6 78 receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GIBRALTAR

1878 lettersheet addressed to Genova franked Great Britain 2 1/2d Pl. 12 LJ-JL tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' suplex 'OC 6 78' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GIBRALTAR 1878 lettersheet addressed to Malta franked 2 1/2d Pl.11 adhesive BA-AB tied GIBRALTAR A26 duplex. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GIBRALTAR

1878 lettersheet addressed to Malta franked 2 1/2d Pl.11 adhesive BA-AB tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GIBRALTAR 1883 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked Great Britain 1/2d and a horizontal pair 1d lilac adhesives tied GIBRALTAR A26 duplex NO 26 83 Receiving cancellations on the reverse.
GIBRALTAR

1883 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked Great Britain 1/2d and a horizontal pair 1d lilac adhesives tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'NO 26 83' Receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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JAMAICA 1877 Formula stationery postcard PAID THREE PENCE struck in red 1877 PAID overstamped Anns BAY c.d.s. with message addressed to London. Formula cards addressed to outside of the colony are rare.
JAMAICA

1877 Formula stationery postcard 'PAID THREE PENCE' struck in red '1877 PAID' overstamped 'Ann's BAY' c.d.s. with message addressed to London. Formula cards addressed to outside of the colony are rare.

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MAURITIUS 1891 2c stationery post card addressed to "PORT LOUIS" cancelled 38 BONC "MIDLAND" c.d.s. AU 26 91 on the obverse. The 38 BONC is one of the rarest numeral cancellations.
MAURITIUS

1891 2c stationery post card addressed to "PORT LOUIS" cancelled '38' BONC "MIDLAND" c.d.s. 'AU 26 91' on the obverse. The '38' BONC is one of the rarest numeral cancellations.

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MAURITIUS 1879 mourning envelope to France Via Aden & Suez franked 17 CENTS on 4d tied "B53" "MAURITIUS" c.d.s. JY 21 79 alongside. Octagonal "POSS A.N. PAQ FR No 2" struck in red. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
MAURITIUS

1879 mourning envelope to France 'Via Aden & Suez' franked '17 CENTS' on '4d' tied "B53" "MAURITIUS" c.d.s. 'JY 21 79' alongside. Octagonal "POSS A.N. PAQ FR No 2" struck in red. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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MAURITIUS 1886 2c stationery post card addressed to Rose Belle cancelled scarce "B47" BONC "ST JULIEN/MR 26 86" c.d.s. on the front.
MAURITIUS

1886 2c stationery post card addressed to Rose Belle cancelled scarce "B47" BONC "ST JULIEN/MR 26 86" c.d.s. on the front.

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BRITISH BECHUANALAND 1895 envelope to France franked G.B. d & 3 x 2d adhesives overprinted tied "GABERONES/MR 5 95 c.d.s. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

1895 envelope to France franked G.B. d & 3 x 2d adhesives overprinted tied "GABERONES/MR 5 95' c.d.s. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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BRITISH BECHUANALAND c.1886 1d G.B. stationery wrapper overprinted BRITISH BECHUANALAND. Five lines of the instructions are overprinted /////. Cancelled 555 BONC allocated to Vryburg. Red manuscript 1. Addressed to New York.
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

c.1886 1d G.B. stationery wrapper overprinted 'BRITISH BECHUANALAND'. Five lines of the instructions are overprinted /////. Cancelled '555' BONC allocated to Vryburg. Red manuscript '1'. Addressed to New York.

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BRITISH BECHUANALAND 1899 C.G.H. 1d stationery post card addressed to Germany written from Rietfontein, cancelled "MIER" c.d.s. NO 10; "UPINGTON" transit c.d.s. alongside. Carried on the Mier-Upington Camel Post service.
BRITISH BECHUANALAND

1899 C.G.H. 1d stationery post card addressed to Germany written from Rietfontein, cancelled "MIER" c.d.s. 'NO 10'; "UPINGTON" transit c.d.s. alongside. Carried on the Mier-Upington Camel Post service.

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LAGOS 1898 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) franked 2/6d adhesive tied oval straight lkine of bars. Addressed to Captain Lieut Begas S.M.S. Forbicht Cameroons redirected to Kiel then to Berlin. LAGOS c.d.s. OC 5 1898 together with KAMERUN & receiving cancellations on the reverse. An exceptional use of the 2/6d adhesive.
LAGOS

1898 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) franked 2/6d adhesive tied oval straight lkine of bars. Addressed to Captain Lieut Begas S.M.S. Forbicht Cameroons redirected to Kiel then to Berlin. 'LAGOS' c.d.s. 'OC 5 1898' together with 'KAMERUN' & receiving cancellations on the reverse. An exceptional use of the 2/6d adhesive.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1902 1 1/2d on THREE PENCE stationery postcard with message addressed to Mauritius cancelled ALBANY P.O. duplex d/s FE 25 1902 COLOMBO transit and receiving cancellation on the front. Scarce destination.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1902 '1 1/2d' on 'THREE PENCE' stationery postcard with message addressed to Mauritius cancelled 'ALBANY P.O.' duplex d/s 'FE 25 1902' 'COLOMBO' transit and receiving cancellation on the front. Scarce destination.

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MAURITIUS 1900 envelope carried on s.s. Fultala from Port Louis. Addressed to Dunedin New Zealand franked 15 CENTS on THIRTY CENTS adhesive tied MAURITIUS c.d.s. NO 30 00 Receiving cancellation on the reverese. Scarce destination.
MAURITIUS

1900 envelope carried on 's.s. Fultala' from Port Louis. Addressed to Dunedin New Zealand franked '15 CENTS' on 'THIRTY CENTS' adhesive tied 'MAURITIUS' c.d.s. 'NO 30 00' Receiving cancellation on the reverese. Scarce destination.

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BOER WAR 1902 censored C.G.H. 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to Bethany cancelled DOUGLAS c.d.s. MR 9 02 On the front PASSED PRESS CENSOR DOUGLAS/P.Barry/Lieut struck in violet circle.
BOER WAR

1902 censored C.G.H. 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to Bethany cancelled 'DOUGLAS' c.d.s. 'MR 9 02' On the front 'PASSED PRESS CENSOR DOUGLAS/P.Barry/Lieut' struck in violet circle.

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TRANSVAAL Undated Witwatersrand Chamber of Mines wrapper for the monthly return of Gold produced addressed to Germany. Franked 2d adhesive tied JOHANNESBURG c.d.s. No date month or year expressed.
TRANSVAAL

Undated 'Witwatersrand Chamber of Mines' wrapper for the monthly return of Gold produced addressed to Germany. Franked 2d adhesive tied 'JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. No date month or year expressed.

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NEW ZEALAND 1899 3d registered stationery envelope (Size F) addressed to Canada franked additional 2 1/2d adhesive tied DUNEDIN R c.d.s. 5 JL 99 Canadian transit cancellations on the reverse.
NEW ZEALAND

1899 3d registered stationery envelope (Size F) addressed to Canada franked additional 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'DUNEDIN R' c.d.s. '5 JL 99' Canadian transit cancellations on the reverse.

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FIJI 1900 taxed envelope addressed to Sarajevo Austria franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied LEVUKA c.d.s. 10 OC 1900 Blacked boxed charge marking with manuscript 10c in blue pencil. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
FIJI

1900 taxed envelope addressed to Sarajevo Austria franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied 'LEVUKA' c.d.s. '10 OC 1900' Blacked boxed charge marking with manuscript '10c' in blue pencil. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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FIJI Undated O.H.M.S. wrapper from Government Printing Office addressed to London franked by 1d adhesive tied black sunburst
FIJI

Undated O.H.M.S. wrapper from Government Printing Office addressed to London franked by 1d adhesive tied black 'sunburst'

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FIJI 1898 taxed envelope addressed to Boston franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied SUVA c.d.s. 14 MAY 96 with a further strike alongside. On the front U.S. 2c postage due applied paying the charge tied oval BOSTON MASS cachet.
FIJI

1898 taxed envelope addressed to Boston franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied 'SUVA' c.d.s. '14 MAY 96' with a further strike alongside. On the front U.S. 2c postage due applied paying the charge tied oval 'BOSTON MASS' cachet.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1906 complete The Eastern Telegraph Company, Limited./ TANGIER STATION Telegram form.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1906 complete 'The Eastern Telegraph Company, Limited./ TANGIER STATION' Telegram form.

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