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NEW ZEALAND 1927 O.H.M.S. MILITARY TRAINING card (12,500/4/26-332) used locally franked 1/2d adhesive overprinted OFFICIAL tied MORRISVILLE c.d.s. 16 JL 27
NEW ZEALAND

1927 O.H.M.S. MILITARY TRAINING' card (12,500/4/26-332) used locally franked 1/2d adhesive overprinted 'OFFICIAL' tied 'MORRISVILLE' c.d.s. '16 JL 27'

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SAMOA 1919 censored envelope addressed to Auckland 1/2d & 1d overprinted adhesives tied APIA c.d.s. 19 AU 19 Oval BRITISH MILITARY OCCUPATION SECRETARY OF NATIVE AFFAIRS SAMOA dated cachet in violet 18 JUL 1919 initialed in blue pencil. Late censor usage.
SAMOA

1919 censored envelope addressed to Auckland 1/2d & 1d overprinted adhesives tied 'APIA' c.d.s. '19 AU 19' Oval 'BRITISH MILITARY OCCUPATION SECRETARY OF NATIVE AFFAIRS SAMOA' dated cachet in violet '18 JUL 1919' initialed in blue pencil. Late censor usage.

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CAYMAN ISLANDS 1919 registered envelope to Berne Switzerland. Franked two single and a horizontal pair 1 1/2d on 2 1/2d additional WAR STAMP tied GEORGETOWN c.d.s. OC 4 19 Jamaican & London transit cancellations on the reverse.
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1919 registered envelope to Berne Switzerland. Franked two single and a horizontal pair '1 1/2d' on '2 1/2d' additional 'WAR STAMP' tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'OC 4 19' Jamaican & London transit cancellations on the reverse.

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CAYMAN ISLANDS 1921 registered envelope addressed to Philadelphia. Franked single 1d, 2d and 1 1/2d on 2d additional WAR STAMP tied GEORGETOWN c.d.s. JU 2 21 Cuban transit cancellations on the reverse.
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1921 registered envelope addressed to Philadelphia. Franked single 1d, 2d and '1 1/2d' on '2d' additional 'WAR STAMP' tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'JU 2 21' Cuban transit cancellations on the reverse.

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PENRHYN ISLAND 1920 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked overprinted 1d (Universal) and 1/2d adhesives tied PENRHYN ISLAND c.d.s. DE 23 20 Some light tone speckles.
PENRHYN ISLAND

1920 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked overprinted 1d (Universal) and 1/2d adhesives tied 'PENRHYN ISLAND' c.d.s. 'DE 23 20' Some light tone speckles.

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TANGANYIKA 1921 envelope to London franked 6c & 3c overprinted G.E.A. tied by the double ring (No town expressed) c.d.s. 9 MY 23 (date error should be 21) The cancellation was used at Tandala. Transit cancellations on the reverse. A rare usage.
TANGANYIKA

1921 envelope to London franked 6c & 3c overprinted 'G.E.A.' tied by the double ring (No town expressed) c.d.s. '9 MY 23' (date error should be 21) The cancellation was used at Tandala. Transit cancellations on the reverse. A rare usage.

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LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA) 1924 taxed envelope to Denmark. Franked 2d overprinted adhesive tied BARBUDA c.d.s. MR 26 24 Black handstruck "T" Transit and receiving markings on the reverse. Some light stains.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA)

1924 taxed envelope to Denmark. Franked 2d overprinted adhesive tied 'BARBUDA' c.d.s. 'MR 26 24' Black handstruck "T" Transit and receiving markings on the reverse. Some light stains.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1923 taxed postcard to Edinburgh. Franked single South African 1/2d overprinted adhesive tied OMARURU c.d.s. 3 DEC 23 On arrival 1 1/2d postage due applied paying the charge.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1923 taxed postcard to Edinburgh. Franked single South African 1/2d overprinted adhesive tied 'OMARURU' c.d.s. '3 DEC 23' On arrival 1 1/2d postage due applied paying the charge.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1925 advertising postcard from Walvis Bay addressed to Hamburg. Franked overprinted South African 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied by straight line "Tanganjika" ships cachet in violet DEUTSCHE SEEPOST / OST AFRIKIANISCHE HAUPTLINIE" c.d.s. alongside 12 10 25
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1925 advertising postcard from Walvis Bay addressed to Hamburg. Franked overprinted South African 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied by straight line "Tanganjika" ships cachet in violet 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST / OST AFRIKIANISCHE HAUPTLINIE" c.d.s. alongside '12 10 25'

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ORANGE RIVER COLONY 1905 1d Cape of Good Hope stationery card overprinted O.R.C. / ONE PENNY with message addressed to Hamburg Germany cancelled by the large S.P.O. DON DON O.R.C c.d.s. 25 SEP 05 Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

1905 1d Cape of Good Hope stationery card overprinted 'O.R.C. / ONE PENNY' with message addressed to Hamburg Germany cancelled by the large 'S.P.O. DON DON O.R.C' c.d.s. '25 SEP 05' Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.

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LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA) 1922 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked overprinted 2d and 1d adhesives tied BARBUDA c.d.s. NO 17 22 ST JOHNS transit cancellation on the reverse.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA)

1922 envelope addressed to the U.K. franked overprinted 2d and 1d adhesives tied 'BARBUDA' c.d.s. 'NO 17 22' 'ST JOHNS' transit cancellation on the reverse.

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LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA) 1926 registered envelope addressed to Austria franked 1/- overprinted adhesive tied BARBUDA c.d.s. MR 8 26 transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
LEEWARD ISLANDS (BARBUDA)

1926 registered envelope addressed to Austria franked 1/- overprinted adhesive tied 'BARBUDA' c.d.s. 'MR 8 26' transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1943 multi censored 10c uprated stationerey card with message addressed to Switzerland, additional 5c on 1d adhesive tied SONGEA c.d.s. Easat African and German censor cachets.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1943 multi censored 10c uprated stationerey card with message addressed to Switzerland, additional '5c' on '1d' adhesive tied 'SONGEA' c.d.s. Easat African and German censor cachets.

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RHODESIA & NYASALAND 1960 internal locally redirected taxed envelope from Fort Victoria addressed to Salisbury. On arrival Great Britain overprinted 4d postage due applied, together with 1d adhesive paying the charge, tied SALISBURY c.d.s.
RHODESIA & NYASALAND

1960 internal locally redirected taxed envelope from Fort Victoria addressed to Salisbury. On arrival Great Britain overprinted 4d postage due applied, together with 1d adhesive paying the charge, tied 'SALISBURY' c.d.s.

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LABUAN 1899 three colour franking envelope addressed to the Boilermaker on "S.S.Tartar" Vancouver franked overprinted 1c, 8c & 2c adhesives tied LABUAN c.d.s. * NOV 99 A further strike on the front, receiving cancellation on the reverse.
LABUAN

1899 three colour franking envelope addressed to the Boilermaker on "S.S.Tartar" Vancouver franked overprinted 1c, 8c & 2c adhesives tied 'LABUAN' c.d.s. '* NOV 99' A further strike on the front, receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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TANGANYIKA  1920 "The Tanga Post" and East Coast advertiser newspaper wrapper addressed to Amani franked 3c adhesive overprinted G.E.A. tied TANGA c.d.s.
TANGANYIKA

1920 '"The Tanga Post" and East Coast advertiser' newspaper wrapper addressed to Amani franked 3c adhesive overprinted 'G.E.A.' tied 'TANGA' c.d.s.

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GIBRALTAR 1886 entire addressed to Madrid franked overprinted 1d adhesive tied GIBRALTAR A26 duplex NO 23 86 receiving cancellation on the reverse. Oval MANUEL GOMEZ GIBRALTAR cachet bottom left.
GIBRALTAR

1886 entire addressed to Madrid franked overprinted 1d adhesive tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'NO 23 86' receiving cancellation on the reverse. Oval 'MANUEL GOMEZ GIBRALTAR' cachet bottom left.

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NATAL 1887 envelope addressed to London returned to Durban franked 4d & TWO PENCE on THREE PENCE adhesive tied DURBAN c.d.s. 12 AP 87
NATAL

1887 envelope addressed to London returned to Durban franked 4d & 'TWO PENCE' on 'THREE PENCE' adhesive tied 'DURBAN' c.d.s. '12 AP 87'

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to Durban South Africa from the Naval Base at Kilindini. Franked 2 x overprinted South African 1/- adhesives tied straight line CANCELLED struck in blue. Double triangle PASSED BY/NAVAL/CENSOR struck in red, manuscript date 23.8.43 initialed. Registration has been cancelled.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1943 censored airmail envelope addressed to Durban South Africa from the Naval Base at Kilindini. Franked 2 x overprinted South African 1/- adhesives tied straight line 'CANCELLED' struck in blue. Double triangle 'PASSED BY/NAVAL/CENSOR' struck in red, manuscript date '23.8.43' initialed. Registration has been cancelled.

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SAMOA 1919 registered censored envelope franked New Zealand 1d, 2d & 3d adhesives overprinted "SAMOA" tied "TUASIVI" c.d.s. 22 FE 19. Blank registration etiquette with "TUASIVI" c.d.s. Addressed to Switzerland.
SAMOA

1919 registered censored envelope franked New Zealand 1d, 2d & 3d adhesives overprinted "SAMOA" tied "TUASIVI" c.d.s. '22 FE 19'. Blank registration etiquette with "TUASIVI" c.d.s. Addressed to Switzerland.

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HONG KONG 1916-1918 4c stationery post card overprinted "CHINA"; unused.
HONG KONG

1916-1918 4c stationery post card overprinted "CHINA"; unused.

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HONG KONG KGV 10c registered stationery envelope (size G), flap not stuck down. Overprinted "CHINA". Superb unused.
HONG KONG

KGV 10c registered stationery envelope (size G), flap not stuck down. Overprinted "CHINA". Superb unused.

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ST LUCIA 1929 3d registered stationery envelope (size G) addressed to New York, locally re-directed, franked 6d, 1d, 3d, 1d d & 2 x 2d adhesives tied "CASTRIES AIR MAIL" c.d.s. Scarce commercial usage of the cancellation. Light vertical central fold.
ST LUCIA

1929 3d registered stationery envelope (size G) addressed to New York, locally re-directed, franked 6d, 1d, 3d, 1d d & 2 x 2d adhesives tied "CASTRIES AIR MAIL" c.d.s. Scarce commercial usage of the cancellation. Light vertical central fold.

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BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied BPCVPK No 11 c.d.s. 29 DEC 17 allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript censure militaire on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA) 1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied BPCVPK No 11 c.d.s. 29 DEC 17 allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript censure militaire on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.
BELGIUM CONGO (TANGANYIKA)

1917 Indian Honour envelope addressed to France redirected internally to Paris. Franked overprinted 25c adhesive tied 'BPCVPK No 11' c.d.s. '29 DEC 17' allocated to Gottorp. On the reverse manuscript 'censure militaire' on the flap. The first usage I have seen of the Honour envelope used from Belgium Congo.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 Censored registered AR multi franked German emergency envelope with seal deleted in manuscript, addressed to Zanzibar, adhesives tied TANGA c.d.s. 13 DE 17 Manuscript A.R. Boxed PASSED POSTAL CENSOR TANGA in black. Transit cancelations on the reverse. The 50c adhesive is rubbed.
TANGANYIKA

1917 Censored registered AR multi franked German emergency envelope with seal deleted in manuscript, addressed to Zanzibar, adhesives tied 'TANGA' c.d.s. '13 DE 17' Manuscript 'A.R.' Boxed 'PASSED POSTAL CENSOR TANGA' in black. Transit cancelations on the reverse. The 50c adhesive is rubbed.

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GIBRALTAR 1886 envelope addressed to London franked overprinted Bermuda 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied GIBRALTAR A26 duplex NO 26 86 The back flap is missing.
GIBRALTAR

1886 envelope addressed to London franked overprinted Bermuda 2d & 1/2d adhesives tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'NO 26 86' The back flap is missing.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1918 Consular cover to New Caledonia franked Great Britain overprinted adhesives in French currency tied BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA c.d.s. 11 JY 18 Oval BRITISH CONSULATE CASABLANCA d/s bottom left. Horizontal fold at bottom. A scarce destination.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1918 Consular cover to New Caledonia franked Great Britain overprinted adhesives in French currency tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA' c.d.s. '11 JY 18' Oval 'BRITISH CONSULATE CASABLANCA' d/s bottom left. Horizontal fold at bottom. A scarce destination.

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TANGANYIKA 1921 envelope addressed to Germany franked single 3c and a horizontal pair 6c adhesives overprinted G.E.A. tied MUANSA" c.d.s. AU 27 1921
TANGANYIKA

1921 envelope addressed to Germany franked single 3c and a horizontal pair 6c adhesives overprinted 'G.E.A.' tied 'MUANSA" c.d.s. 'AU 27 1921'

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COOK ISLANDS (AITUTAKI) 1932 registered envelope to Australia franked block of four overprinted New Zealand 1d adhesives tied "AITUTAKI" c.d.s. 27 AP 32.
COOK ISLANDS (AITUTAKI)

1932 registered envelope to Australia franked block of four overprinted New Zealand 1d adhesives tied "AITUTAKI" c.d.s. '27 AP 32'.

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COOK ISLANDS (AITUTAKI) 1919 registered envelope to Australia franked overprinted New Zealand 1/- adhesive tied "AITUTAKI" c.d.s.
COOK ISLANDS (AITUTAKI)

1919 registered envelope to Australia franked overprinted New Zealand 1/- adhesive tied "AITUTAKI" c.d.s.

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KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA 1943 censored envelope to Fortress Diego Suarez franked horizontal pair South Africa overprinted 1d adhesives tied E.A. A.P.O. 53 c.d.s. 20 V1 43 allocated to Antsirobe Madagascar. Censor cachet bottom left initialed.
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1943 censored envelope to Fortress Diego Suarez franked horizontal pair South Africa overprinted 1d adhesives tied 'E.A. A.P.O. 53' c.d.s. '20 V1 43' allocated to Antsirobe Madagascar. Censor cachet bottom left initialed.

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SOMALILAND 1904 registered envelope franked Indian 1r. overprinted tied "BERBERA" c.d.s. 12 JL 04. "ADEN REG" transit and "CLEVELAND" arrival c.d.s. Addressed to the USA.
SOMALILAND

1904 registered envelope franked Indian 1r. overprinted tied "BERBERA" c.d.s. '12 JL 04'. "ADEN REG" transit and "CLEVELAND" arrival c.d.s. Addressed to the USA.

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PENRHYN ISLAND 1902 registered envelope to Melbourne franked New Zealand vertical pairs d, 1d & a horizontal pair 2d adhesives overprinted tied black "PENRHYN ISLAND/NEW ZEALAND" double circle c.d.s. JUL 1902 (no date expressed). "AUCKLAND" transit c.d.s. on reverse (Holcombe Cert. 1990)
PENRHYN ISLAND

1902 registered envelope to Melbourne franked New Zealand vertical pairs d, 1d & a horizontal pair 2d adhesives overprinted tied black "PENRHYN ISLAND/NEW ZEALAND" double circle c.d.s. 'JUL 1902' (no date expressed). "AUCKLAND" transit c.d.s. on reverse (Holcombe Cert. 1990)

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NEW HEBRIDES 1912 envelope to Sydney franked 2d adhesive of Fiji, overprinted, tied "PORT-VILA" c.d.s. 11 JUIN 21; the year is inverted and reversed.
NEW HEBRIDES

1912 envelope to Sydney franked 2d adhesive of Fiji, overprinted, tied "PORT-VILA" c.d.s. '11 JUIN 21'; the year is inverted and reversed.

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NEW HEBRIDES 1951 ON STATE SERVICE envelope from Baghdad addressed to the USA, re-directed to New Hebrides. 1fr postage due applied paying the charge, tied "VILA" c.d.s. 17 DEC 51. Very rare postage due on cover.
NEW HEBRIDES

1951 'ON STATE SERVICE' envelope from Baghdad addressed to the USA, re-directed to New Hebrides. 1fr postage due applied paying the charge, tied "VILA" c.d.s. '17 DEC 51'. Very rare postage due on cover.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1904 commercial usage of 5c overprinted stationery cards addressed to Zurich. Up-rated overprinted 5c adhesive tied "CASABLANCA A26" duplex FE 27 04. Transit and receiving cancels on the front.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1904 commercial usage of 5c overprinted stationery cards addressed to Zurich. Up-rated overprinted 5c adhesive tied "CASABLANCA A26" duplex 'FE 27 04'. Transit and receiving cancels on the front.

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GIBRALTAR 1919 local envelope franked 2 x 1/2d adhesive one overprinted WAR TAX tied GIBRALTAR c.d.s. 31 DE 19
GIBRALTAR

1919 local envelope franked 2 x 1/2d adhesive one overprinted 'WAR TAX' tied 'GIBRALTAR' c.d.s. '31 DE 19'

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NAURU 1922 envelope to Winchester franked GB d & 1d adhesives tied "NAURU/PLEASANT ISLAND" c.d.s. 5 OC 22.
NAURU

1922 envelope to Winchester franked GB d & 1d adhesives tied "NAURU/PLEASANT ISLAND" c.d.s. '5 OC 22'.

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B.O.F.I.C. (Dodecanese) 1946 registered airmail envelope franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. 1/- adhesive tied RHODES DODECANESE) hatched c.d.s. 20 11 46 Scarce Assegno = Remboursement (Returned monies registration etiquette in yellow/black. A scarce label.
B.O.F.I.C. (Dodecanese)

1946 registered airmail envelope franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. 1/- adhesive tied RHODES DODECANESE) hatched c.d.s. '20 11 46' Scarce 'Assegno = Remboursement' (Returned monies registration etiquette in yellow/black. A scarce label.

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B.O.F.I.C (Dodecanese) 1945 censored envelope franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. 1d, 2d, 2 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied RODI EGEO c.d.s. 23 6 45 On the front tombstone cachet initialed and dated.
B.O.F.I.C (Dodecanese)

1945 censored envelope franked Great Britain overprinted M.E.F. 1d, 2d, 2 1/2d & 3d adhesives tied 'RODI EGEO' c.d.s. '23 6 45' On the front tombstone cachet initialed and dated.

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STRAITS SETTLEMENTS KGV1 15c registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted in red for the Japanese occupation. Superb unused. The flap is not struck down.
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS

KGV1 15c registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted in red for the Japanese occupation. Superb unused. The flap is not struck down.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1899 Gibraltar 10c stationery wrapper overprinted addressed to Essen Germany. Cancelled RABAT A26 duplex FE 21 99  A few light creases at left.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1899 Gibraltar 10c stationery wrapper overprinted addressed to Essen Germany. Cancelled 'RABAT A26' duplex 'FE 21 99' A few light creases at left.

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NAURU 1923 envelope to Ocean Island franked rare 1d overprinted adhesive tied "NAURU PLEASANT ISLAND" c.d.s. Very few examples are known of this stamp on commercial covers.
NAURU

1923 envelope to Ocean Island franked rare 1d overprinted adhesive tied "NAURU PLEASANT ISLAND" c.d.s. Very few examples are known of this stamp on commercial covers.

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BOER WAR Parcel post label addressed to Devon England. Franked Z.A.R. 4d 1/- & 6d adhesives overprinted V.R.I tied FIELD P.O. BRITISH ARMY  S AFRICA c.d.s. NO 25 year omitted. The original packet contained an empty Boer cartridge.
BOER WAR

Parcel post label addressed to Devon England. Franked Z.A.R. 4d 1/- & 6d adhesives overprinted 'V.R.I' tied 'FIELD P.O. BRITISH ARMY S AFRICA' c.d.s. 'NO 25' year omitted. The original packet contained an empty Boer cartridge.

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CAMEROON 1916 envelope addressed to California franked overprinted French 30f adhesive tied "DUALA" c.d.s. year 16 inverted in c.d.s.
CAMEROON

1916 envelope addressed to California franked overprinted French 30f adhesive tied "DUALA" c.d.s. year '16' inverted in c.d.s.

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SUDAN 1898 Fabricated taxed soldiers letter endorsed Soldiers Letter No stamps available FCE Cancelled ATBARA S.P.S. c.d.s. 30 V11 98 addressed to Alexandria Egypt where postage due applied
SUDAN

1898 Fabricated taxed soldiers letter endorsed 'Soldiers Letter No stamps available FCE' Cancelled 'ATBARA S.P.S.' c.d.s. '30 V11 98' addressed to Alexandria Egypt where postage due applied

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TRINIDAD 1981 Great Britain overprinted Trinidad postal order 60p with counterfoil. Cancelled PORT OF SPAIN c.d.s. 7 OCT 81
TRINIDAD

1981 Great Britain overprinted 'Trinidad' postal order 60p with counterfoil. Cancelled 'PORT OF SPAIN' c.d.s. '7 OCT 81'

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TOGO 1920 registered envelope addressed to Holland. Franked 6 x overprinted Gold Coast 1d adhesives tied LOME TOGO c.d.s. 23  MAR 20 Blank registration etiquette typewritten Lome (Togo) Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
TOGO

1920 registered envelope addressed to Holland. Franked 6 x overprinted Gold Coast 1d adhesives tied 'LOME TOGO' c.d.s. '23 MAR 20' Blank registration etiquette typewritten 'Lome (Togo)' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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BRITISH BECHUNALAND 1905 Great Britain overprinted 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to Germany. Additional overprinted 1d adhesive tied "MOSHUDI" c.d.s. 2 OC 06 receiving cancellation on the front.
BRITISH BECHUNALAND

1905 Great Britain overprinted 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to Germany. Additional overprinted 1d adhesive tied "MOSHUDI" c.d.s. '2 OC 06' receiving cancellation on the front.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES QE11 Great Britain 8 1/2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted TANGIER Superb unused. The flap is not stuck down.
MOROCCO AGENCIES

QE11 Great Britain 8 1/2d registered stationery envelope (Size G) overprinted 'TANGIER' Superb unused. The flap is not stuck down.

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