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BRITISH GUIANA 1857 prepaid envelope addressed to Holland On the reverse DEMERARA double arc cancellation MY 10 1857 On the front manuscript 10 (French) and 70 (Dutch) manuscript markings. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse. A scarce destination.
BRITISH GUIANA 1857 prepaid envelope addressed to Holland On the reverse DEMERARA double arc cancellation MY 10 1857 On the front manuscript 10 (French) and 70 (Dutch) manuscript markings. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse. A scarce destination.
BRITISH GUIANA

1857 prepaid envelope addressed to Holland On the reverse 'DEMERARA' double arc cancellation 'MY 10 1857' On the front manuscript '10' (French) and '70' (Dutch) manuscript markings. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse. A scarce destination.

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JAMAICA 1767 E.L. headed and dated Jamaica 20th March 1867 rated 7 in black, addressed to London with two-line "DOVER/SHIP LETTER" on the front.
JAMAICA

1767 E.L. headed and dated 'Jamaica 20th March 1867' rated '7' in black, addressed to London with two-line "DOVER/SHIP LETTER" on the front.

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BRITISH HONDURAS 1850 E.L. from Guatemala to Paris. "BELIZE" double arc AU 10 1850 in black on the reverse. "COLONIES/&c ART 13" struck in red on the obverse. Rated 10 Decimes.
BRITISH HONDURAS

1850 E.L. from Guatemala to Paris. "BELIZE" double arc 'AU 10 1850' in black on the reverse. "COLONIES/&c ART 13" struck in red on the obverse. Rated '10' Decimes.

425
BAHAMAS 1849 E.L. rated 1/- written by a Missionary on Abaco to London. Fine "BAHAMAS" double arc MR 29 1849. The letter details a report into religious affairs in the District of Abaco.
BAHAMAS

1849 E.L. rated '1/-' written by a Missionary on Abaco to London. Fine "BAHAMAS" double arc 'MR 29 1849'. The letter details a report into religious affairs in the District of Abaco.

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MALTA 1868 stampless envelope rated 6 in manuscript addressed to Scotland. Fine strike octagonal MALTA/ M.B. d/s AP 14 68 receiving cancellation on the reverse.
MALTA

1868 stampless envelope rated '6' in manuscript addressed to Scotland. Fine strike octagonal 'MALTA/ M.B.' d/s 'AP 14 68' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

250
MALTA 1831 E.L. (Heavy) headed and dated Malta 29 August 1831 addressed to Glasgow rated 10/3 in manuscript Fine curved "MALTA" in black and Scottish boxed "1/2" struck in green. A high rated E.L.
MALTA

1831 E.L. (Heavy) headed and dated 'Malta 29 August 1831' addressed to Glasgow rated '10/3' in manuscript Fine curved "MALTA" in black and Scottish boxed "1/2" struck in green. A high rated E.L.

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BARBADOS 1848 E addressed to Paris. On the reverse "BARBADOS" double arc c.d.s. On the front red boxed "COLONIES &c ART 13" Anglo-French accountancy marking. Rated 15 Decimes. The accountancy marking is scarce from Barbados.
BARBADOS 1848 E addressed to Paris. On the reverse "BARBADOS" double arc c.d.s. On the front red boxed "COLONIES &c ART 13" Anglo-French accountancy marking. Rated 15 Decimes. The accountancy marking is scarce from Barbados.
BARBADOS

1848 E addressed to Paris. On the reverse "BARBADOS" double arc c.d.s. On the front red boxed "COLONIES &c ART 13" Anglo-French accountancy marking. Rated '15' Decimes. The accountancy marking is scarce from Barbados.

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JAMAICA 1791 E.L. headed & dated "Martha Brac 22nd June 1791" endorsed P Favorite addressed to Liverpool with two-line "LIVERPOOL/SHIP" in black on the front. Interesting contents. Ex Robertson.
JAMAICA

1791 E.L. headed & dated "Martha Brac 22nd June 1791" endorsed 'P Favorite' addressed to Liverpool with two-line "LIVERPOOL/SHIP" in black on the front. Interesting contents. Ex Robertson.

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MAURITIUS 1841 E.L. headed & date "Ship Hibernia Indian Ocean June 6th 1841" addressed to the USA, written by Samuel E Cook on board the Whaler, which left New Bedford in January 1840, en route from Freemantle, Western Australia to Mauritius. The Whaling records in New Bedford show the vessel in Mauritius on 14th June where it was carried privately to the US with "NEW BEDFORD" receiving c.d.s. and "SHIP", both applied in red. The Hibernia returned to New Bedford in April 1842.
MAURITIUS

1841 E.L. headed & date "Ship Hibernia Indian Ocean June 6th 1841" addressed to the USA, written by Samuel E Cook on board the Whaler, which left New Bedford in January 1840, en route from Freemantle, Western Australia to Mauritius. The Whaling records in New Bedford show the vessel in Mauritius on 14th June where it was carried privately to the US with "NEW BEDFORD" receiving c.d.s. and "SHIP", both applied in red. The 'Hibernia' returned to New Bedford in April 1842.

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SAMOA 1958 internal EL headed and dated Palaui/Mon 28th January 1858 addressed to "Missi Nisapeti" (Miss Nisbet) at 1 Tuasivi. The contents deal with mission matters.
SAMOA

1958 internal EL headed and dated 'Palaui/Mon 28th January 1858' addressed to "Missi Nisapeti" (Miss Nisbet) at 1 Tuasivi. The contents deal with mission matters.

550
JAMAICA 1827 EL rated "2/-" addressed to London, locally re-directed with a fine strike across the flap "COMMERCIAL ROOMS" struck in black with boxed "SHIP LETTER/LIVERPOOL".
JAMAICA

1827 EL rated "2/-" addressed to London, locally re-directed with a fine strike across the flap "COMMERCIAL ROOMS" struck in black with boxed "SHIP LETTER/LIVERPOOL".

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JAMAICA c.1795 wrapper to London P Packet charged 3d in manuscript. On the reverse straight-line "JAMAICA" applied in Kingston. Disinfected by scorching, showing a clear shadow of tongs used in the scorching process. Few examples of disinfected mail ex Jamaica have been recorded.
JAMAICA

c.1795 wrapper to London 'P Packet charged 3d' in manuscript. On the reverse straight-line "JAMAICA" applied in Kingston. Disinfected by scorching, showing a clear shadow of tongs used in the scorching process. Few examples of disinfected mail ex Jamaica have been recorded.

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ADEN 1849 entire from Mauritius rated 5/6 addressed to Bordeaux with a fine crown "MAURITIUS G.P.O." datestamp JU 14 1849 with boxed "ADEN PAID", 2 Rupees inserted in manuscript (High value charge). Fine Maltese disinfection cachet on the reverse. Horizontal fold.
ADEN 1849 entire from Mauritius rated 5/6 addressed to Bordeaux with a fine crown "MAURITIUS G.P.O." datestamp JU 14 1849 with boxed "ADEN PAID", 2 Rupees inserted in manuscript (High value charge). Fine Maltese disinfection cachet on the reverse. Horizontal fold.
ADEN

1849 entire from Mauritius rated '5/6' addressed to Bordeaux with a fine crown "MAURITIUS G.P.O." datestamp 'JU 14 1849' with boxed "ADEN PAID", '2 Rupees' inserted in manuscript (High value charge). Fine Maltese disinfection cachet on the reverse. Horizontal fold.

350
CYPRUS 1832 E.L. from French Consulate Larnaca, Consulate cachet on reverse. Black "PURIFRE A MARSEILLE", horizontal disinfection holes. Addressed to Marseille.
CYPRUS

1832 E.L. from 'French Consulate Larnaca', Consulate cachet on reverse. Black "PURIFRE A MARSEILLE", horizontal disinfection holes. Addressed to Marseille.

350
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1856 E.L. from Cape of Good Hope to France, manuscript 8 denoting Ship Fee; red boxed "COLONIES/ &cc ART 13" Anglo-French Accountancy marking on the obverse. Rated 15 decimes. Receiving c.d.s.  6 FEVr 1857 on the reverse.
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE

1856 E.L. from Cape of Good Hope to France, manuscript '8' denoting 'Ship Fee'; red boxed "COLONIES/ &cc ART 13" Anglo-French Accountancy marking on the obverse. Rated '15' decimes. Receiving c.d.s. ' 6 FEVr 1857' on the reverse.

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COOK ISLANDS 1845 E.L. headed Rarotonga written by Rev. William Gill rated 8 in manuscript. Addressed to London. "LIVERPOOL SHIP" on the reverse.
COOK ISLANDS

1845 E.L. headed 'Rarotonga' written by Rev. William Gill rated '8' in manuscript. Addressed to London. "LIVERPOOL SHIP" on the reverse.

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GIBRALTAR 1845 E.L. from Malaga via Gibraltar to London showing the black "GIBRALTAR" arc. Manuscript 1/- for postage.
GIBRALTAR

1845 E.L. from Malaga via Gibraltar to London showing the black "GIBRALTAR" arc. Manuscript '1/-' for postage.

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TASMANIA 1843 E.L. rated 2 from Portland Bay to Launceston with closed spike hole. Good strike of the scarce 1.0.CLOCK/27 MAR/1843 c.d.s.
TASMANIA

1843 E.L. rated '2' from 'Portland Bay' to Launceston with closed spike hole. Good strike of the scarce '1.0.CLOCK/27 MAR/1843' c.d.s.

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GRENADA 1772 Jamaica Coffee House letter with enclosed bill of lading to London. Shows the use by James Gordon, Madeira wine merchant sent at the ship letter rate of 7d - 1d to ships captain, 6d Deal to London, double.
GRENADA

1772 Jamaica Coffee House letter with enclosed bill of lading to London. Shows the use by James Gordon, Madeira wine merchant sent at the ship letter rate of '7d' - 1d to ship's captain, 6d Deal to London, double.

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MONTSERRAT 1843 E addressed to London rated 2/2 in manuscript on the obverse. Double arc "MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. FE 2 1843 struck in black on the reverse. Scarce marking.
MONTSERRAT 1843 E addressed to London rated 2/2 in manuscript on the obverse. Double arc "MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. FE 2 1843 struck in black on the reverse. Scarce marking.
MONTSERRAT

1843 E addressed to London rated '2/2' in manuscript on the obverse. Double arc "MONTSERRAT" c.d.s. 'FE 2 1843' struck in black on the reverse. Scarce marking.

450
ST VINCENT 1846 envelope addressed to York. Rated 1/- with manuscript TOO LATE on the front. A superb strike of the "ST VINCENT" double arc NO 26 46 on the reverse, together with transit and receiving cancellations.
ST VINCENT 1846 envelope addressed to York. Rated 1/- with manuscript TOO LATE on the front. A superb strike of the "ST VINCENT" double arc NO 26 46 on the reverse, together with transit and receiving cancellations.
ST VINCENT

1846 envelope addressed to York. Rated '1/-' with manuscript 'TOO LATE' on the front. A superb strike of the "ST VINCENT" double arc 'NO 26 46' on the reverse, together with transit and receiving cancellations.

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JAMAICA 1859 internal OHMS outer wrapper from the coroner addressed to Spanish Town "GOSHEN" c.d.s. on the front NO 25 59 Manuscript "TOO LATE"
JAMAICA

1859 internal OHMS outer wrapper from the coroner addressed to Spanish Town "GOSHEN" c.d.s. on the front 'NO 25 59' Manuscript "TOO LATE"

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ST KITTS 1862 envelope addressed to Southampton rated 11 in red manuscript. Superb strike on the front "ST KITTS PAID" c.d.s. JA 27 62 struck in red. "SOUTHAMPTON PACKET LETTER" struck on the reverse FE 12 1869
ST KITTS

1862 envelope addressed to Southampton rated '11' in red manuscript. Superb strike on the front "ST KITTS PAID" c.d.s. 'JA 27 62' struck in red. "SOUTHAMPTON PACKET LETTER" struck on the reverse 'FE 12 1869'

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ST KITTS 1818 outer lettersheet from The Wesleyan Missionary correspondence addressed to London rated 4/4 for a double letter. A fine strike of the medium fleuron showing inverted 8 in the year. Scarce and attractive.
ST KITTS

1818 outer lettersheet from The Wesleyan Missionary correspondence addressed to London rated '4/4' for a double letter. A fine strike of the medium fleuron showing inverted '8' in the year. Scarce and attractive.

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CYPRUS 1700 Entire Letter from Larnaca addressed to Italy.
CYPRUS

1700 Entire Letter from Larnaca addressed to Italy.

450
CYPRUS 1870 Entire addressed to Trieste cancelled "LARNACA DI CIPRO" c.d.s.  2 8 70 Rated 20/20 in red manuscript.
CYPRUS

1870 Entire addressed to Trieste cancelled "LARNACA DI CIPRO" c.d.s. ' 2 8 70' Rated 20/20 in red manuscript.

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GIBRALTAR 1861 E.L. written by Captain A Elbary of a French sail ship addressed to Marseille "GIBRALTAR" c.d.s. on the front OC 9 61 and a strike of the handstruck 6 in black.
GIBRALTAR

1861 E.L. written by Captain A Elbary of a French sail ship addressed to Marseille "GIBRALTAR" c.d.s. on the front 'OC 9 61' and a strike of the handstruck '6' in black.

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BERMUDA 1847 Consignees E.L. from London addressed to Hamilton Bermuda. Per Golden Rule
BERMUDA

1847 Consignees E.L. from London addressed to Hamilton Bermuda. 'Per Golden Rule'

55
TRINIDAD 1856 envelope with enclosed letter dated 8 Feb 1856 addressed to Ireland. Rated 6 in red manuscript with a superb strike of the first type "PAID AT TRINIDAD" Crown circle, a very early strike of this rare marking.
TRINIDAD

1856 envelope with enclosed letter dated '8 Feb 1856' addressed to Ireland. Rated '6' in red manuscript with a superb strike of the first type "PAID AT TRINIDAD" Crown circle, a very early strike of this rare marking.

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BAHAMAS 1848 outer Lettersheet addressed to London rate 1/- On the reverse flap a fine strike of the "BAHAMAS" double arc SP 29 1848 index C
BAHAMAS

1848 outer Lettersheet addressed to London rate '1/-' On the reverse flap a fine strike of the "BAHAMAS" double arc 'SP 29 1848' index C'

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ST KITTS 1845 E.L. rated 1/- addressed to Glasgow. Cancelled on thge flap "ST KITTS" double circle c.d.s. NO 28 1845 Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
ST KITTS

1845 E.L. rated '1/-' addressed to Glasgow. Cancelled on thge flap "ST KITTS" double circle c.d.s. 'NO 28 1845' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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SUDAN 1857 E.L. addressed to the Consul General of Sardinia Alexandria Egypt. Headed and dated Khartoum 4 Juillet 1857S rare early entire.
SUDAN 1857 E.L. addressed to the Consul General of Sardinia Alexandria Egypt. Headed and dated Khartoum 4 Juillet 1857S rare early entire.
SUDAN

1857 E.L. addressed to the Consul General of Sardinia Alexandria Egypt. Headed and dated 'Khartoum 4 Juillet 1857'S rare early entire.

900
LAGOS 1856 E.L. headed and dated Lagos 4 Dbre 1856 addressed to Genova Italy. On the reverse is the "PLYMOUTH SHIP LETTER" cancellation JA 7 1857 Index B Rare boxed "G.B. / 1F60" Accountancy marking rated 8 Decimes in manuscript.
LAGOS

1856 E.L. headed and dated 'Lagos 4 Dbre 1856' addressed to Genova Italy. On the reverse is the "PLYMOUTH SHIP LETTER" cancellation 'JA 7 1857' Index 'B' Rare boxed "G.B. / 1F60" Accountancy marking rated '8' Decimes in manuscript.

650
VICTORIA 1854 E.L. to France headed and dated Melbourne 11th November 1853 On arrival in Marseille "AUSTRALIE MARSEILLE" entry mark applied index 1 dated "22 AVRIL 54 struck in black denoting that no postage has been paid The original Decimes charge of 11 has been crossed out and 16 Decimes charge inserted. A scarce cancellation.
VICTORIA

1854 E.L. to France headed and dated 'Melbourne 11th November 1853' On arrival in Marseille "AUSTRALIE MARSEILLE" entry mark applied index '1' dated "22 AVRIL 54' struck in black denoting that no postage has been paid The original Decimes charge of '11' has been crossed out and '16' Decimes charge inserted. A scarce cancellation.

525
JAMAICA 1850 outer wrapper from Ochio Rios addressed to London. Fine strike of the brass handstruck 1/- denoting that it has been pre paid. On the reverse "KINGSTON JAMAICA" d/s FE 1 1850
JAMAICA

1850 outer wrapper from Ochio Rios addressed to London. Fine strike of the brass handstruck '1/-' denoting that it has been pre paid. On the reverse "KINGSTON JAMAICA" d/s 'FE 1 1850'

175
NEW SOUTH WALES 1839 Entire addressed to London. Framed "MAITLAND / POST PAID" struck in red and oval crown "MAITLAND POST OFFICE" cancellation on the front. "PAID SHIP LETTER SYDNEY" struck in red with boxed "INDIA SHIP LETTER / PORTSMOUTH" struck in black.
NEW SOUTH WALES

1839 Entire addressed to London. Framed "MAITLAND / POST PAID" struck in red and oval crown "MAITLAND POST OFFICE" cancellation on the front. "PAID SHIP LETTER SYDNEY" struck in red with boxed "INDIA SHIP LETTER / PORTSMOUTH" struck in black.

350
JAMAICA 1842 E.L. from Salem North Carolina to Mandeville Post office "SALEM N.C." cancellation and straight line "PAID" struck in blue manuscript pd Endorsed Via Baltimore by the first packet for Kingston It was charged 27c "KINGSTON SHIP LETTER" c.d.s. on the front "AU 18 1842 (Type SL4)
JAMAICA

1842 E.L. from Salem North Carolina to Mandeville Post office "SALEM N.C." cancellation and straight line "PAID" struck in blue manuscript 'pd' Endorsed 'Via Baltimore by the first packet for Kingston' It was charged 27c "KINGSTON SHIP LETTER" c.d.s. on the front "AU 18 1842' (Type SL4)

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JAMAICA 1847 E.L. rated 1/2 addressed to Scotland. On the reverse is a very fine strike of the "ST ANNS - BAY" double arc cancellation JY 23 1847 (Type P3) An early usage.
JAMAICA 1847 E.L. rated 1/2 addressed to Scotland. On the reverse is a very fine strike of the "ST ANNS - BAY" double arc cancellation JY 23 1847 (Type P3) An early usage.
JAMAICA

1847 E.L. rated '1/2' addressed to Scotland. On the reverse is a very fine strike of the "ST ANNS - BAY" double arc cancellation 'JY 23 1847' (Type P3) An early usage.

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JAMAICA 1847 E.L. with light vertical fold  headed and dated Kingston 13 MY 1847 Addressed to Mayhill P.O. A very fine strike of the handstruck 6 in black on the front late usage. "KINGSTON" double arc on the reverse.
JAMAICA

1847 E.L. with light vertical fold headed and dated 'Kingston 13 MY 1847' Addressed to Mayhill P.O. A very fine strike of the handstruck '6' in black on the front late usage. "KINGSTON" double arc on the reverse.

250
JAMAICA 1849 E.L. from Amhurst Massachusetts addressed to Mandeville Jamaica Via New York City and Pr Adele displaying on the front an oval strike of "H Underwood New York forwarding agents cachet struck in red. Rated 4 in black manuscript which has been crossed out and 8 inserted in manuscript. Two line "JAMAICA / SHIP LETTER" struck in black.
JAMAICA

1849 E.L. from Amhurst Massachusetts addressed to Mandeville Jamaica 'Via New York City' and 'Pr Adele' displaying on the front an oval strike of "H Underwood New York' forwarding agents cachet struck in red. Rated '4' in black manuscript which has been crossed out and '8' inserted in manuscript. Two line "JAMAICA / SHIP LETTER" struck in black.

250
JAMAICA 1852 E.L. addressed to London rated 1/2d very fine "RODNEY-HALL JAMAICA" c.d.s. on the reverse flap JY 25 1852
JAMAICA

1852 E.L. addressed to London rated 1/2d' very fine "RODNEY-HALL JAMAICA" c.d.s. on the reverse flap 'JY 25 1852'

125
SIERRA LEONE 1873 E.L. written from Freetown Sierra Leone with cancellation on the reverse addressed to France Fine "GB/2F" Anglo-French accountancy marking. Various transit cancellations. Rated 10 Decimes by the French post office.
SIERRA LEONE

1873 E.L. written from Freetown Sierra Leone with cancellation on the reverse addressed to France Fine "GB/2F" Anglo-French accountancy marking. Various transit cancellations. Rated 10 Decimes by the French post office.

700
SIERRA LEONE 1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with 5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red FE 21 63 "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front
SIERRA LEONE 1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with 5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red FE 21 63 "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front
SIERRA LEONE

1863 mourning envelope to Leicester with '5" in red manuscript on the front "SIERRA LEONE PAID" c.d.s. on the reverse struck in red 'FE 21 63' "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" on the front

195
MADERIA 1855 envelope with enclosed letter headed and dated "USS JAMESTOWN MADERIA" Carried on the "COMET" and English Brig to London "SHIP LETTER LONDON" cancellation in red on the reverse. Addressed to Washington U.S.A. mss 8 denoting Ship letter  "NEW YORK AM PKT" transit cancellation.
MADERIA

1855 envelope with enclosed letter headed and dated "USS JAMESTOWN MADERIA" Carried on the "COMET" and English Brig to London "SHIP LETTER LONDON" cancellation in red on the reverse. Addressed to Washington U.S.A. mss '8' denoting Ship letter "NEW YORK AM PKT" transit cancellation.

150
ST VINCENT 1844 E.L. to London rated 1/- Showing across the reverse partly on the join a strike of the ST VINCENT" double arc DE 23 1844struck in red.Very few examples are recorded in this colour.
ST VINCENT

1844 E.L. to London rated '1/-' Showing across the reverse partly on the join a strike of the 'ST VINCENT" double arc 'DE 23 1844'struck in red.Very few examples are recorded in this colour.

475
ST LUCIA 1854 Outer wrapper to France rated 2/6 double arc "ST LUCIA" c.d.s. NO 27 1854 Boxed "COLONIES / &c ART.13" struck in red. Rated 15 Decimes
ST LUCIA

1854 Outer wrapper to France rated '2/6' double arc "ST LUCIA" c.d.s. 'NO 27 1854' Boxed "COLONIES / &c ART.13" struck in red. Rated '15' Decimes

300
MALTA 1858 E/L/ from Spain addressed to Malta Via Marseille with scarce "FR/ 1F 45c" French accountancy marking "MALTA" receiving c.d.s. on the front.
MALTA

1858 E/L/ from Spain addressed to Malta 'Via Marseille' with scarce "FR/ 1F 45c" French accountancy marking "MALTA" receiving c.d.s. on the front.

295
CYPRUS 1838 disinfected E.L. from Limmasol addressed to Alexandria Egypt The E.L. has two chisel disinfection slits
CYPRUS

1838 disinfected E.L. from Limmasol addressed to Alexandria Egypt The E.L. has two chisel disinfection slits

450
NEWFOUNDLAND 1826 E.L.addressed to Porto headed and dated ST JOHNS 20th Nov 1826 With "BARRA DO PORTO" entry mark and 320 Tasee There is a small tear 3cm long at top centre. From a sailor on a Portuguese Sardine fishing vessel.
NEWFOUNDLAND

1826 E.L.addressed to Porto headed and dated 'ST JOHNS 20th Nov 1826' With "BARRA DO PORTO" entry mark and '320' Tasee There is a small tear 3cm long at top centre. From a sailor on a Portuguese Sardine fishing vessel.

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