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BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (GOLD COAST) 1924 envelope addressed to London franked 1d adhesive tied by a superb strike ACCRA/ BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924 slogan d/s AUG 16 1924 One of the scarcer exhibition slogans.
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (GOLD COAST)

1924 envelope addressed to London franked 1d adhesive tied by a superb strike 'ACCRA/ BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924' slogan d/s 'AUG 16 1924' One of the scarcer exhibition slogans.

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GOLD COAST 1953 taxed envelope from Portlairge Ireland addressed to Accra. On arrival 3d & 1d postage dues applied tied ACCRA c.d.s. 4 DE 53 The 3d is on Chalky paper the 1d is from the 1st issue.
GOLD COAST

1953 taxed envelope from Portlairge Ireland addressed to Accra. On arrival 3d & 1d postage dues applied tied 'ACCRA' c.d.s. '4 DE 53' The 3d is on Chalky paper the 1d is from the 1st issue.

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GOLD COAST 1941 censored taxed envelope addressed to the U.S.A. 2d adhesive tied TARKWA c.d.s. 1 APR 41 Handstruck T & 2d in black applied in Tarkwa.
GOLD COAST

1941 censored taxed envelope addressed to the U.S.A. 2d adhesive tied 'TARKWA' c.d.s. '1 APR 41' Handstruck 'T' & '2d' in black applied in Tarkwa.

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GOLD COAST 1944 registered censored envelope "THE BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY/GOLD COAST BRANCH" franked 3d, 6d & 1/- adhesives tied "REGISTERED/ACCRA GOLD COAST" date stamp. Black/white OPENED BY/EXAMINER 783. Addressed to Geneva.
GOLD COAST

1944 registered censored envelope "THE BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY/GOLD COAST BRANCH" franked 3d, 6d & 1/- adhesives tied "REGISTERED/ACCRA GOLD COAST" date stamp. Black/white 'OPENED BY/EXAMINER 783'. Addressed to Geneva.

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GOLD COAST 1919 window envelope franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "30 GOLD COAST/ HO" c.d.s. FE 18 1929 (Proud D4 which he records only being used on this date) "ACCRA" cancellation on the reverse.
GOLD COAST

1919 window envelope franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied "30 GOLD COAST/ HO" c.d.s. 'FE 18 1929 (Proud D4 which he records only being used on this date) "ACCRA" cancellation on the reverse.

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TOGO 1915 censored envelope addressed to Rotterdam Holland. franked overprinted Gold Coast 21/2d adhesive tied "LOME TOGO" c.d.s. 17 7 15 with a further strike alongside. Three line "Passed by Censor/ at/ Lome Togo" struck in blue.Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
TOGO

1915 censored envelope addressed to Rotterdam Holland. franked overprinted Gold Coast 21/2d adhesive tied "LOME TOGO" c.d.s. '17 7 15' with a further strike alongside. Three line "Passed by Censor/ at/ Lome Togo" struck in blue.Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GOLD COAST 1922 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Huddersfield franked additional 2d adhesive tied "TAMALE" c.d.s. JAN 4 1922 with rare crown in centre "TAMALE" negative seal struck in black at the top right corner.
GOLD COAST

1922 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) addressed to Huddersfield franked additional 2d adhesive tied "TAMALE" c.d.s. 'JAN 4 1922' with rare crown in centre "TAMALE" negative seal struck in black at the top right corner.

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GOLD COAST 1957 internal taxed envelope. Franked overprinted 1d adhesive tied "WA" c.d.s. 4 SEP 1957 The envelope has been mailed at the correct rate for the unsealed printed matter rate. Charged 3d postage due. 3d postage due applied with sheet number in margin.
GOLD COAST

1957 internal taxed envelope. Franked overprinted 1d adhesive tied "WA" c.d.s. '4 SEP 1957' The envelope has been mailed at the correct rate for the unsealed printed matter rate. Charged 3d postage due. 3d postage due applied with sheet number in margin.

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GOLD COAST 1885 envelope Per S S "Lagos" via Lpool addressed to Germany. Franked 4d adhesive tied "554" B.O.N.C. "ACCRA" c.d.s. on the front MY 20 85 Rated in red crayon 3 & 1 (Ship Fee + postage)  Receiving cancellation on the front.
GOLD COAST

1885 envelope 'Per S S "Lagos" via L'pool' addressed to Germany. Franked 4d adhesive tied "554" B.O.N.C. "ACCRA" c.d.s. on the front 'MY 20 85' Rated in red crayon '3' & '1' (Ship Fee + postage) Receiving cancellation on the front.

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GOLD COAST 1896 registered envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked 1/2d & 6d adhesive tied "AXIM" c.d.s. MR 20 96 A further strike below. Reg 4 1/2d / 2d applied in red manuscript.
GOLD COAST

1896 registered envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked 1/2d & 6d adhesive tied "AXIM" c.d.s. 'MR 20 96' A further strike below. 'Reg 4 1/2d / 2d' applied in red manuscript.

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GOLD COAST 1945 airmail envelope addressed to Zug Switzerland. Franked 3d, 9d & 6d adhesives tied "KUMASI" c.d.s. 28 DEC 45 Boxed "O.A.T." on the front struck in red.
GOLD COAST

1945 airmail envelope addressed to Zug Switzerland. Franked 3d, 9d & 6d adhesives tied "KUMASI" c.d.s. '28 DEC 45' Boxed "O.A.T." on the front struck in red.

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GOLD COAST 1941 censored envelope from the U.S.A. addressed to Accra redirected to Agogo. Franked 5c adhesive tied "PAQUEBOT ACCRA GOLD COAST" c.d.s. 11 OC 41 Seal at left and violet "PASSED BY CENSOR GOLD COAST / 10" Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GOLD COAST

1941 censored envelope from the U.S.A. addressed to Accra redirected to Agogo. Franked 5c adhesive tied "PAQUEBOT ACCRA GOLD COAST" c.d.s. '11 OC 41' Seal at left and violet "PASSED BY CENSOR GOLD COAST / 10" Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GOLD COAST 1942 censored envelope addressed to Durban South Africa. Franked 1/3d adhesive tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 25 DEC 42 From a soldier in the U.S. Army with rare boxed "CENSORED / BY OFFICE of U.S. / MILITARY OBSERVER" dated 22 DEC 1942 countersigned.
GOLD COAST

1942 censored envelope addressed to Durban South Africa. Franked 1/3d adhesive tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. '25 DEC 42' From a soldier in the U.S. Army with rare boxed "CENSORED / BY OFFICE of U.S. / MILITARY OBSERVER" dated '22 DEC 1942' countersigned.

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GOLD COAST 1947 registered envelope addressed to Schonebeck Germany. Franked 4d & 9d adhesives tied  oval "REGISTERED KUMASI GOLD COAST" d/s 19 AUG 47 Boxed "NO REGISTERED SERVICE" struck in violet. Schonebeck is located in the then Eastern sector of Berlin at this time there was no registered mail to the sector.
GOLD COAST

1947 registered envelope addressed to Schonebeck Germany. Franked 4d & 9d adhesives tied oval "REGISTERED KUMASI GOLD COAST" d/s '19 AUG 47' Boxed "NO REGISTERED SERVICE" struck in violet. Schonebeck is located in the then Eastern sector of Berlin at this time there was no registered mail to the sector.

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GOLD COAST 1938 KGV1 3d registered stationery envelope overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
GOLD COAST 1938 KGV1 3d registered stationery envelope overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
GOLD COAST

1938 KGV1 3d registered stationery envelope overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Superb.

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GOLD COAST 1921 1d stationery envelope addressed internally. Uprated 1d adhesive tied "TAFO" c.d.s. 26 SEP 21
GOLD COAST

1921 1d stationery envelope addressed internally. Uprated 1d adhesive tied "TAFO" c.d.s. '26 SEP 21'

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GOLD COAST 1922 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size H) addressed to Germany. Additional 3d 1d & 3 x 1/2d adhesives tied oval "REGISTERED ACCRA" d/s 7 AP 22 German Finance seal at left side. Some toning.
GOLD COAST

1922 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size H) addressed to Germany. Additional 3d 1d & 3 x 1/2d adhesives tied oval "REGISTERED ACCRA" d/s '7 AP 22' German Finance seal at left side. Some toning.

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GOLD COAST 1890 envelope addressed to Hamburg Germany endorsed Per S S Adolf Woermann / Appam 29.5.90 Franked German 20pf adhesive tied HAMBURG" c.d.s. 3 6 90 Boxed "AUS / WESTAFRIKIA" struck in black on the front.
GOLD COAST

1890 envelope addressed to Hamburg Germany endorsed 'Per S S Adolf Woermann / Appam 29.5.90' Franked German 20pf adhesive tied HAMBURG" c.d.s. '3 6 90' Boxed "AUS / WESTAFRIKIA" struck in black on the front.

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GOLD COAST 1935 envelope with embossed crest of Woermann lines on the reverse addressed to Germany. Franked 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 27 JUL 35 "Auf heher See / an bord/ des / P.O. Adolf Woermann ships cachet bottom left.
GOLD COAST

1935 envelope with embossed crest of 'Woermann' lines on the reverse addressed to Germany. Franked 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. '27 JUL 35' "Auf heher See / an bord/ des / P.O. Adolf Woermann' ships cachet bottom left.

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TOGO 1916 Gold Coast 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size F) overprinted for use in Togo. "SPECIMEN" overprint. The flap is not stuck down. Superb
TOGO

1916 Gold Coast 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size F) overprinted for use in Togo. "SPECIMEN" overprint. The flap is not stuck down. Superb

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GOLD COAST 1942 envelope franked 2 x 1d adhesives tied "INSU" c.d.s. 6 AUG 1942 On the front boxed "INCORRECT ADDRESS / Please inform the sender" struck in violet. On the reverse "FIELD POST OFFICE 106" cancellation.
GOLD COAST

1942 envelope franked 2 x 1d adhesives tied "INSU" c.d.s. '6 AUG 1942' On the front boxed "INCORRECT ADDRESS / Please inform the sender" struck in violet. On the reverse "FIELD POST OFFICE 106" cancellation.

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GOLD COAST 1901 postcard addressed to Germany. Franked by the scarce ONE PENNY on 6d adhesive tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. OC 19 01 Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
GOLD COAST

1901 postcard addressed to Germany. Franked by the scarce 'ONE PENNY' on '6d' adhesive tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 'OC 19 01' Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.

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GOLD COAST 1893 taxed stampless envelope addressed to Philadelphia, cancelled "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. OC 7 93 Handstruck "T" and "Due 10" both in black. "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" transit cancellation on the reverse.
GOLD COAST

1893 taxed stampless envelope addressed to Philadelphia, cancelled "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. 'OC 7 93' Handstruck "T" and "Due 10" both in black. "LIVERPOOL BR PACKET" transit cancellation on the reverse.

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GOLD COAST 1919 envelope addressed to Chicago. franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied scarce "BONYERE" c.d.s. AUG 6 1919 A further strike alongside both with time added 10AM
GOLD COAST

1919 envelope addressed to Chicago. franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied scarce "BONYERE" c.d.s. 'AUG 6 1919' A further strike alongside both with time added '10AM'

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GOLD COAST 1905 envelope addressed to London franked 6d adhesive overprinted JUDICIAL tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 14 MAR 1905 A further strike alongside. Scarce adhesive on entire.
GOLD COAST

1905 envelope addressed to London franked 6d adhesive overprinted 'JUDICIAL' tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. '14 MAR 1905' A further strike alongside. Scarce adhesive on entire.

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TOGO 1915 censored 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size H) with central vertical paper fold addressed to Holland. Franked additional overprinted 2d adhesive tied "LOME" c.d.s. 20 10 15 "REGISTERED LONDON" transit d/s. The stationery envelope is not overprinted.
TOGO

1915 censored 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size H) with central vertical paper fold addressed to Holland. Franked additional overprinted 2d adhesive tied "LOME" c.d.s. '20 10 15' "REGISTERED LONDON" transit d/s. The stationery envelope is not overprinted.

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GOLD COAST 1902 Q.V. 1d stationery postcard written in German headed and dated Appam River Camp 30 1V 02 Addressed to Munich cancelled in transit "PLYMOUTH 620" duplex MY 26 02 with "PAQUEBOT" handstamp in black alongside.
GOLD COAST 1902 Q.V. 1d stationery postcard written in German headed and dated Appam River Camp 30 1V 02 Addressed to Munich cancelled in transit "PLYMOUTH 620" duplex MY 26 02 with "PAQUEBOT" handstamp in black alongside.
GOLD COAST

1902 Q.V. 1d stationery postcard written in German headed and dated 'Appam River Camp 30 1V 02' Addressed to Munich cancelled in transit "PLYMOUTH 620" duplex 'MY 26 02' with "PAQUEBOT" handstamp in black alongside.

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GOLD COAST 1937 taxed airmail envelope addressed to Canada. Franked block of four and a horizontal pair 1d Coronation adhesives tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 3 DEC 37 Straight line "BY AIR TO LONDON ONLY struck in violet.
GOLD COAST

1937 taxed airmail envelope addressed to Canada. Franked block of four and a horizontal pair 1d 'Coronation' adhesives tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 3 DEC 37' Straight line "BY AIR TO LONDON ONLY' struck in violet.

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GOLD COAST 1946 taxed envelope addressed to Aalborg Denmark. Franked 1d adhesive tied "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. On arrival 2 ore & 10 ore postage dues applied paying the charge, tied "AALBORG" c.d.s. 2 4 46
GOLD COAST

1946 taxed envelope addressed to Aalborg Denmark. Franked 1d adhesive tied "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. On arrival 2 ore & 10 ore postage dues applied paying the charge, tied "AALBORG" c.d.s. '2 4 46'

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GOLD COAST 1899 envelope Per S.S Sokoto Addressed to Wolverhampton England. Franked 1d adhesive tied "556" B.O.N.C. "CAPE COAST"c.d.s. SP 12 89 on the front.
GOLD COAST

1899 envelope 'Per S.S Sokoto' Addressed to Wolverhampton England. Franked 1d adhesive tied "556" B.O.N.C. "CAPE COAST"c.d.s. 'SP 12 89' on the front.

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GOLD COAST 1904 postcard addressed to France franked 1d adhesive tied "SEKONDI" c.d.s. JU 29 1904 Boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black.
GOLD COAST

1904 postcard addressed to France franked 1d adhesive tied "SEKONDI" c.d.s. 'JU 29 1904' Boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black.

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GOLD COAST KGV Woermann - Linie envelope from Accra addressed to France. Franked 1 1/2d, 1/2d & 1d Castle adhesives tied straight line "S.S. Amstelkerk" ships cachet in violet.
GOLD COAST

KGV 'Woermann - Linie' envelope from Accra addressed to France. Franked 1 1/2d, 1/2d & 1d 'Castle' adhesives tied straight line "S.S. Amstelkerk" ships cachet in violet.

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GOLD COAST 1935 G.B. overprinted 1/- postal order poundage overprinted 2d on ONE PENNY cancelled "ACCRA RETURNED LETTER DIVISION" c.d.s. 8 NOV 35 Some wear at bottom. A rare postal order.
GOLD COAST

1935 G.B. overprinted 1/- postal order poundage overprinted '2d' on 'ONE PENNY' cancelled "ACCRA RETURNED LETTER DIVISION" c.d.s. '8 NOV 35' Some wear at bottom. A rare postal order.

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GOLD COAST 1946 taxed envelope from Zaira Nigeria addressed to Accra. On arrival 1d postage due applied paying the charge tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. 21 SE 46
GOLD COAST

1946 taxed envelope from Zaira Nigeria addressed to Accra. On arrival 1d postage due applied paying the charge tied "ACCRA" c.d.s. '21 SE 46'

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GOLD COAST 1912 1d stationery postcard addressed to Switzerland cancelled crown in centre "BEGORO" c.d.s. JUN 24 12 Very small tear bottom left corner.
GOLD COAST

1912 1d stationery postcard addressed to Switzerland cancelled crown in centre "BEGORO" c.d.s. 'JUN 24 12' Very small tear bottom left corner.

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GOLD COAST 1900 envelope with a few tone spots addressed to the U.K. Franked 1d adhesive tied "B27" "QUITTAH" c.d.s. AP 20 19 19 for 00 in the year. Boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black.
GOLD COAST

1900 envelope with a few tone spots addressed to the U.K. Franked 1d adhesive tied "B27" "QUITTAH" c.d.s. 'AP 20 19' '19' for '00' in the year. Boxed "TOO LATE" struck in black.

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GOLD COAST 1894 stampless taxed envelope addressed to Leipzig Germany cancelled "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. MR 8 984 Black "T" "LIVERPOOL" transit cancellation on the reverse 40 in blue denoting German charge marking.
GOLD COAST

1894 stampless taxed envelope addressed to Leipzig Germany cancelled "CAPE COAST" c.d.s. 'MR 8 984' Black "T" "LIVERPOOL" transit cancellation on the reverse '40' in blue denoting German charge marking.

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GOLD COAST 1936 taxed envelope from Paris addressed to Gold Coast. On arrival 2 x 3d postage dues applied paying the charge tied oval "REGISTERED  ACCRA GOLD COAST" d/s 1 JL 36
GOLD COAST

1936 taxed envelope from Paris addressed to Gold Coast. On arrival 2 x 3d postage dues applied paying the charge tied oval "REGISTERED ACCRA GOLD COAST" d/s '1 JL 36'

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GOLD COAST 1890 Woermann line envelope addressed to Germany endorsed in red Quittah/1/1V/90 Franked German 20pf adhesive tied "COLN HEIN - VERVIERS / BAHNPOST" c.d.s.
GOLD COAST

1890 Woermann line envelope addressed to Germany endorsed in red 'Quittah/1/1V/90' Franked German 20pf adhesive tied "COLN HEIN - VERVIERS / BAHNPOST" c.d.s.

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GOLD COAST 1890 envelope to Germany endorsed at upper left Accra 27/4 1890 Franked by German 20pf adhesive tied by framed "AUS WEST/AFRIKA / HAMBURGER DAMPFER" struck in black. Some minor tone spots.
GOLD COAST

1890 envelope to Germany endorsed at upper left 'Accra 27/4 1890' Franked by German 20pf adhesive tied by framed "AUS WEST/AFRIKA / HAMBURGER DAMPFER" struck in black. Some minor tone spots.

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TOGO 1916 censored 2d + 1d overprinted Gold Coast registered stationery envelope (Size F) addressed to the U.K. cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. 24 7 16 Three line "Passed by Censor / at / Lome (Togo) struck in violet.
TOGO

1916 censored 2d + 1d overprinted Gold Coast registered stationery envelope (Size F) addressed to the U.K. cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. '24 7 16' Three line "Passed by Censor / at / Lome (Togo) struck in violet.

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GOLD COAST 1903 1d carmine stationery card overprinted "SPECIMEN" and handstamped "ULTRAMAR" in violet. Small pine hole at centre.
GOLD COAST

1903 1d carmine stationery card overprinted "SPECIMEN" and handstamped "ULTRAMAR" in violet. Small pine hole at centre.

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TOGO 1918 overprinted Gold Coast 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size F) probably from a missionary addressed to Gold Coast cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. 10 JA 18Blank registration etiquette with "LOME" handstamp. Some light toning.
TOGO

1918 overprinted Gold Coast 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size F) probably from a missionary addressed to Gold Coast cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. '10 JA 18'Blank registration etiquette with "LOME" handstamp. Some light toning.

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GOLD COAST 1913 postcard addressed to France franked 1d adhesive tied octagonal "MATADI A BORDEAUX L.L. No 3" d/s 26 6 13 French Maritime marks are scarce on Gold Coast mails.
GOLD COAST

1913 postcard addressed to France franked 1d adhesive tied octagonal "MATADI A BORDEAUX L.L. No 3" d/s '26 6 13' French Maritime marks are scarce on Gold Coast mails.

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TOGO 1920 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. 26 MAY 20 Where the wax seal has been removed this has caused a little damage to the etiquette.
TOGO

1920 1d + 2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted cancelled "LOME" c.d.s. '26 MAY 20' Where the wax seal has been removed this has caused a little damage to the etiquette.

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GOLD COAST 1936 mourning envelope with enclosed letter from Maidstone addressed to Anomabu on arrival manuscript instructional markings and straight line "UNCLAIMED" in black together with strikes of the "Undelivered for reasons stated / RETURN TO SENDER"
GOLD COAST

1936 mourning envelope with enclosed letter from Maidstone addressed to Anomabu on arrival manuscript instructional markings and straight line "UNCLAIMED" in black together with strikes of the "Undelivered for reasons stated / RETURN TO SENDER"

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GOLD COAST 1937 envelope addressed to Chicago adhesive tied "FOSO c.d.s. 6 JAN 37 A further strike alongside On the reverse "CENTRAL T.P.O. No 1" c.d.s. 6 JAN 1937
GOLD COAST 1937 envelope addressed to Chicago adhesive tied "FOSO c.d.s. 6 JAN 37 A further strike alongside On the reverse "CENTRAL T.P.O. No 1" c.d.s. 6 JAN 1937
GOLD COAST

1937 envelope addressed to Chicago adhesive tied "FOSO c.d.s. '6 JAN 37' A further strike alongside On the reverse "CENTRAL T.P.O. No 1" c.d.s. '6 JAN 1937'

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GOLD COAST 1905 1d stationery card with message addressed to Germany cancelled "ABOKOBI" c.d.s. DEC 23 1905 The office was operated by a German Missionery.
GOLD COAST

1905 1d stationery card with message addressed to Germany cancelled "ABOKOBI" c.d.s. 'DEC 23 1905' The office was operated by a German Missionery.

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GOLD COAST 1899 envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesive tied "SECONDEE" c.d.s. SP 29 99 A further strike alongside.
GOLD COAST

1899 envelope addressed to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesive tied "SECONDEE" c.d.s. 'SP 29 99' A further strike alongside.

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GOLD COAST 1916 censored envelope addressed to Germany franked single 1/2d and a horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied "SALTPOND" c.d.s. JUL 24 1916 Blue manuscript "Passed by Censor" initials below "WVY"
GOLD COAST

1916 censored envelope addressed to Germany franked single 1/2d and a horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied "SALTPOND" c.d.s. 'JUL 24 1916' Blue manuscript "Passed by Censor" initials below "WVY"

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