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DOMINICA 1903 1d stationery card (15mm closed tear at top) overprinted SPECIMEN additionally handstamped ULTRAMAR in violet across the imprinted stamp. This handstamp was applied in Lisbon to specimen stamps and stationery received from the U.P.U. for distribution to the Portuguese colonies.
DOMINICA

1903 1d stationery card (15mm closed tear at top) overprinted 'SPECIMEN' additionally handstamped 'ULTRAMAR' in violet across the imprinted stamp. This handstamp was applied in Lisbon to specimen stamps and stationery received from the U.P.U. for distribution to the Portuguese colonies.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1918 1d stationery envelope cancelled JOHANNESBURG c.d.s. 28 APR 1918 addressed to a Gunner in B Battery S.A.F.A. (South African Field Artillery) Alexandria Egypt. On the reverse three line R.E. POSTAL SECTION L don N.W,1/Damaged by immersion/in sea water. From an unidentified vessel. Some water staining.
SOUTH AFRICA 1918 1d stationery envelope cancelled JOHANNESBURG c.d.s. 28 APR 1918 addressed to a Gunner in B Battery S.A.F.A. (South African Field Artillery) Alexandria Egypt. On the reverse three line R.E. POSTAL SECTION L don N.W,1/Damaged by immersion/in sea water. From an unidentified vessel. Some water staining.
SOUTH AFRICA

1918 1d stationery envelope cancelled 'JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. '28 APR 1918' addressed to a Gunner in B Battery S.A.F.A. (South African Field Artillery) Alexandria Egypt. On the reverse three line 'R.E. POSTAL SECTION L don N.W,1/Damaged by immersion/in sea water. From an unidentified vessel. Some water staining.

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GAMBIA 1914 2d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to Sheffioeld. Additional 3d adhesive tied oval REGISTERED GAMBIA d/s 4 FE 14 Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GAMBIA

1914 2d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to Sheffioeld. Additional 3d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' d/s '4 FE 14' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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LAGOS 1905 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Germany. Additional 2 x 1d and a single 1/2d adhesive tied REGISTERED LAGOS W.C.A. c.d.s. DE 27 1905 with registered letter receipt.
LAGOS

1905 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Germany. Additional 2 x 1d and a single 1/2d adhesive tied 'REGISTERED LAGOS W.C.A.' c.d.s. 'DE 27 1905' with registered letter receipt.

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ST LUCIA 1901 1d stationery envelope cancelled BARBADOS c.d.s. JA 2 01 On arrival in London 1d & 1/2d adhesives applied paying the redirection to Rome Italy tied LONDON W c.d.s. MR 13 01
ST LUCIA

1901 1d stationery envelope cancelled 'BARBADOS' c.d.s. 'JA 2 01' On arrival in London 1d & 1/2d adhesives applied paying the redirection to Rome Italy tied 'LONDON W' c.d.s. 'MR 13 01'

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BASUTOLAND KGV 1d stationery postcard. Superb unused.
BASUTOLAND

KGV 1d stationery postcard. Superb unused.

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ST LUCIA 1941 usage KGV 1d censored stationery envelope addressed to France. Uprated 2/- & 1/- adhesives tied ST LUCIA c.d.s. 24 SP 41 OPENED BY CENSOR seal at left.
ST LUCIA

1941 usage KGV 1d censored stationery envelope addressed to France. Uprated 2/- & 1/- adhesives tied 'ST LUCIA' c.d.s. '24 SP 41' 'OPENED BY CENSOR' seal at left.

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BRITISH EAST AFRICA 1902 1a stationery wrapper addressed to Germany cancelled NAIROBI hatched c.d.s. 21 OC 1902 MOMBASA transit cancellation on the reverse.
BRITISH EAST AFRICA

1902 1a stationery wrapper addressed to Germany cancelled 'NAIROBI' hatched c.d.s. '21 OC 1902' 'MOMBASA' transit cancellation on the reverse.

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ORANGE RIVER COLONY Undated 1d KEV11b wrapper addressed to the U.K. cancelled 193 in block oval straight line of bars.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

Undated 1d KEV11b wrapper addressed to the U.K. cancelled '193' in block oval straight line of bars.

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ORANGE RIVER COLONY 1884 1d stationery card with long message from a missionary addressed to Kimberley cancelled by the scarce KOFFIJFONTEIN O.V.S rubber cancellation in violet 25 MAY 84 Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

1884 1d stationery card with long message from a missionary addressed to Kimberley cancelled by the scarce 'KOFFIJFONTEIN O.V.S' rubber cancellation in violet '25 MAY 84' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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MALAYA (F.M.S.) 1903 3c Tiger stationery card with message addressed to Germany. Cancelled PORT SWETTENHAM c.d.s. 15 JAN 1903 Transit and receiving cancellations.
MALAYA (F.M.S.)

1903 3c 'Tiger' stationery card with message addressed to Germany. Cancelled 'PORT SWETTENHAM' c.d.s. '15 JAN 1903' Transit and receiving cancellations.

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BERMUDA KGV1 local usage 1/4d stationery wrapper, oval BERMUDA POSTAGE PAID/1/4d with small 4 setting.
BERMUDA

KGV1 local usage 1/4d stationery wrapper, oval 'BERMUDA POSTAGE PAID/1/4d' with small '4' setting.

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SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1916 Censored South African 1/2d stationery card (No Message) addressed to Keetmanshoop. Cancelled excised KUIBIS violet rubber handstamp. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1916 Censored South African 1/2d stationery card (No Message) addressed to Keetmanshoop. Cancelled excised 'KUIBIS' violet rubber handstamp. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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SWAZILAND 1933 4d registered stationery envelope (G) THOS. DE LA RUE & Co.LTD under the flap uprated 2d adhesive tied HLATIKULU c.d.s. 9 MAY 1933 Worn registration handstamp with manuscript number below. Some toning.
SWAZILAND

1933 4d registered stationery envelope (G) 'THOS. DE LA RUE & Co.LTD' under the flap uprated 2d adhesive tied 'HLATIKULU' c.d.s. '9 MAY 1933' Worn registration handstamp with manuscript number below. Some toning.

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MAURITIUS 1892 6c stationery card with message addressed to Leipzig. Cancelled 41 numeral straight line of bars with proving St PIERRE c.d.s. below DE 12 92 Octagonal French maritime marking  Ligne T
MAURITIUS

1892 6c stationery card with message addressed to Leipzig. Cancelled '41' numeral straight line of bars with proving 'St PIERRE' c.d.s. below 'DE 12 92' Octagonal French maritime marking Ligne T

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NIGERIA 1926 3d registered stationery envelope (G) used from Okigwi addressed to the U.K. On the reverse horizontal pair 1d adhesives (defective corner on one adhesive) EASTERN T.P.O. NIGERIA c.d.s. 3 DE 26 (Type TPO 11)
NIGERIA 1926 3d registered stationery envelope (G) used from Okigwi addressed to the U.K. On the reverse horizontal pair 1d adhesives (defective corner on one adhesive) EASTERN T.P.O. NIGERIA c.d.s. 3 DE 26 (Type TPO 11)
NIGERIA

1926 3d registered stationery envelope (G) used from Okigwi addressed to the U.K. On the reverse horizontal pair 1d adhesives (defective corner on one adhesive) 'EASTERN T.P.O. NIGERIA' c.d.s. '3 DE 26' (Type TPO 11)

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TANGANYIKA 1927 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Germany, on the reverse added vertical pair 40c adhesives tied TANGA c.d.s. A purple INSURED label has been attached at left with manuscript Shs 100/= A further deep red/black Insured label also on the front.
TANGANYIKA 1927 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Germany, on the reverse added vertical pair 40c adhesives tied TANGA c.d.s. A purple INSURED label has been attached at left with manuscript Shs 100/= A further deep red/black Insured label also on the front.
TANGANYIKA

1927 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Germany, on the reverse added vertical pair 40c adhesives tied 'TANGA' c.d.s. A purple 'INSURED' label has been attached at left with manuscript 'Shs 100/=' A further deep red/black 'Insured' label also on the front.

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SWAZILAND 1923 South African 6d registered stationery envelope (F) addressed to Natal cancelled MAHAMBA SWAZILAND c.d.s. 4 DE 23 Manuscript registration on the front. Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
SWAZILAND

1923 South African 6d registered stationery envelope (F) addressed to Natal cancelled 'MAHAMBA SWAZILAND' c.d.s. '4 DE 23' Manuscript registration on the front. Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.

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GOLD COAST 1927 3d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Berlin uprated vertical pair 1d adhesives tied Crown HUNI VALLEY c.d.s. JAN 8 1927
GOLD COAST

1927 3d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Berlin uprated vertical pair 1d adhesives tied Crown 'HUNI VALLEY' c.d.s. 'JAN 8 1927'

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SUDAN 1911 1p registered stationery envelope addressed to Wadi Halfa. Cancelled HALFA c.d.s 13 1 9 11 A further strike above.
SUDAN

1911 1p registered stationery envelope addressed to Wadi Halfa. Cancelled 'HALFA' c.d.s '13 1 9 11' A further strike above.

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CEYLON 1868 10d brown orange stationery. The flap is not stuck down. Unused.
CEYLON

1868 10d brown orange stationery. The flap is not stuck down. Unused.

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GAMBIA QV Penny Halfpenny + Penny Halfpenny stationery card. The rate was reduced to a 1d, with the overprinting carried out in the Gambia. The top card shows triple overprint, Reply card double overprint. Superb unused.
GAMBIA

QV Penny Halfpenny + Penny Halfpenny stationery card. The rate was reduced to a 1d, with the overprinting carried out in the Gambia. The top card shows triple overprint, Reply card double overprint. Superb unused.

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MALTA 1944 2d stationery postcard. Superb unused.
MALTA

1944 2d stationery postcard. Superb unused.

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MALTA 1944 2d stationery postcard overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
MALTA

1944 2d stationery postcard overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Superb.

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MALTA 1944 1d stationery card. Superb unused.
MALTA

1944 1d stationery card. Superb unused.

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MALTA 1944 1d stationery card overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
MALTA

1944 1d stationery card overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Superb.

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MALTA 1938 1/2d stationery card overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
MALTA

1938 1/2d stationery card overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Superb.

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GIBRALTAR 1934 Penny Halfpenny stationery card. Superb unused.
GIBRALTAR

1934 Penny Halfpenny stationery card. Superb unused.

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1908 1d Fleet stationery card. Superb unused.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1908 1d Fleet stationery card. Superb unused.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1908 1d Fleet stationery card. Superb unused.

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ST VINCENT 1921 2d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Canada. Franked 4d adhesive tied KINGSTON c.d.s. 7 MY 21
ST VINCENT

1921 2d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Canada. Franked 4d adhesive tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. '7 MY 21'

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GIBRALTAR 1935 Penny Threepence stationery card overprinted SPECIMEN Superb.
GIBRALTAR

1935 Penny Threepence stationery card overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Superb.

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GIBRALTAR 1938 2d stationery lettercard with printers riband. A few tone spot around the pers.
GIBRALTAR

1938 2d stationery lettercard with printers riband. A few tone spot around the pers.

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GIBRALTAR KGV 1/2d + 1/2d stationery card overprinted SPECIMEN The cards were requisitioned by the Post Office never issued. Superb.
GIBRALTAR

KGV 1/2d + 1/2d stationery card overprinted 'SPECIMEN' The cards were requisitioned by the Post Office never issued. Superb.

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GIBRALTAR KGV 1d + 1d stationery postcard overprinted SPECIMEN The cards were requisitioned by the Post Office never issued. Superb.
GIBRALTAR

KGV 1d + 1d stationery postcard overprinted 'SPECIMEN' The cards were requisitioned by the Post Office never issued. Superb.

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GIBRALTAR 1935 2d registered stationery envelope addressed to Basle Switzerland. Uprated 3d, 2d, 1 1/2d & 1d adhesives paying the registered fee, tied oval REGISTERED GIBRALTAR d/s 2 MY 35 Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse including NEW YORK - GENOVA PIROSCAFO REX ships cancellation.
GIBRALTAR

1935 2d registered stationery envelope addressed to Basle Switzerland. Uprated 3d, 2d, 1 1/2d & 1d adhesives paying the registered fee, tied oval 'REGISTERED GIBRALTAR' d/s '2 MY 35' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse including 'NEW YORK - GENOVA PIROSCAFO REX' ships cancellation.

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BASUTOLAND KGV1 4d registered stationery envelope (H2) THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED under the flap. Superb unused. The flap is not stuck down.
BASUTOLAND

KGV1 4d registered stationery envelope (H2) 'THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED' under the flap. Superb unused. The flap is not stuck down.

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STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1903 Official Post Card  Singapore Volunteer Artillery used locally cancelled SINGAPORE c.d.s. SE 25 1903 Facsimile two line J Murray Lt. Col / Commandant S.V.C. struck in violet.
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1903 Official Post Card  Singapore Volunteer Artillery used locally cancelled SINGAPORE c.d.s. SE 25 1903 Facsimile two line J Murray Lt. Col / Commandant S.V.C. struck in violet.
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS

1903 Official Post Card Singapore Volunteer Artillery used locally cancelled 'SINGAPORE' c.d.s. 'SE 25 1903' Facsimile two line 'J Murray Lt. Col / Commandant S.V.C.' struck in violet.

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ORANGE RIVER COLONY 1905 1d stationery envelope addressed to Germany. Uprated 1/2d and V.R.I. 2d on Een Penny adhesives tied 30 Barred oval numeral DEWETSDORP proving cancellation 4 MR 05 Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
ORANGE RIVER COLONY

1905 1d stationery envelope addressed to Germany. Uprated 1/2d and 'V.R.I. 2d' on 'Een Penny' adhesives tied '30' Barred oval numeral 'DEWETSDORP' proving cancellation '4 MR 05' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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SEYCHELLES 1910 12c registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Sheffield with additional 12c & 6c adhesives tied SEYCHELLES c.d.s. OC 8 10  Receiving datestamp on the front.
SEYCHELLES

1910 12c registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Sheffield with additional 12c & 6c adhesives tied 'SEYCHELLES' c.d.s. 'OC 8 10' Receiving datestamp on the front.

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BARBADOS 1938 3d registered stationery envelope (H) THOS. DE LA RUE & CO. LTD. PATENT under the flap. The flap is not stuck down. Superb.
BARBADOS

1938 3d registered stationery envelope (H) 'THOS. DE LA RUE & CO. LTD. PATENT' under the flap. The flap is not stuck down. Superb.

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BRITISH BECHUNANALAND 1894 Great Britain overprinted 1d stationery wrapper addressed to Johannesburg. Cancelled MAFEKING c.d.s. MR 3 94
BRITISH BECHUNANALAND

1894 Great Britain overprinted 1d stationery wrapper addressed to Johannesburg. Cancelled 'MAFEKING' c.d.s. 'MR 3 94'

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1893 1d stationery card with message addressed to Guildford W.A. cancelled GINGIN/G cancellation SP 6 93 Below is a readable receiving cancellation.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1893 1d stationery card with message addressed to Guildford W.A. cancelled 'GINGIN/G' cancellation 'SP 6 93' Below is a readable receiving cancellation.

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SUDAN 1930 2 1/2p registered stationery envelope THOS. DE LA RUE & Co. PATENT imprint under the flap, addressed to Switzerland. Franked additional 5m adhesive tied oval REGISTERED KHARTOUM d/s 5 MR 30 Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
SUDAN

1930 2 1/2p registered stationery envelope 'THOS. DE LA RUE & Co. PATENT' imprint under the flap, addressed to Switzerland. Franked additional 5m adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED KHARTOUM' d/s '5 MR 30' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

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TANGANYIKA 1917 1d stationery postcard overprinted G.E.A. & SPECIMEN Additionally handstamped SPECIMEN by the British G.P.O. at their London archives. Edge Faults
TANGANYIKA

1917 1d stationery postcard overprinted 'G.E.A.' & 'SPECIMEN' Additionally handstamped 'SPECIMEN' by the British G.P.O. at their London archives. Edge Faults

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TANGANYIKA  1917 1/2d stationery card overprinted G.E.A. & SPECIMEN Additionally handstamped SPECIMEN by the British G.P.O. at their London archives. Edge faults
TANGANYIKA

1917 1/2d stationery card overprinted 'G.E.A. & 'SPECIMEN' Additionally handstamped 'SPECIMEN' by the British G.P.O. at their London archives. Edge faults

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BOER WAR (NEW ZEALAND) 1900 1d illustrated stationery card (Some riders in the rough) addressed to Dunedin. Cancelled OAMARU squared circle d/s 10 JL 00 Remains of mounts on the reverse.
BOER WAR (NEW ZEALAND)

1900 1d illustrated stationery card (Some riders in the rough) addressed to Dunedin. Cancelled 'OAMARU' squared circle d/s '10 JL 00' Remains of mounts on the reverse.

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BOER WAR 1900 Illustrated Ladysmith Siege stationery card with message addressed to Braintree Essex. Cancelled LADYSMITH c.d.s. MR 1 1900 The local charge marking 10c has been deleted. Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.
BOER WAR

1900 Illustrated Ladysmith Siege stationery card with message addressed to Braintree Essex. Cancelled 'LADYSMITH' c.d.s. 'MR 1 1900' The local charge marking 10c has been deleted. Transit and receiving cancellations on the front.

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NIGERIA 1922 1d stationery card with message addressed to Hamburg cancelled LAGOS c.d.s. SP 30 22 Very few used examples are known.
NIGERIA

1922 1d stationery card with message addressed to Hamburg cancelled 'LAGOS' c.d.s. 'SP 30 22' Very few used examples are known.

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MOROCCO AGENCIES 1898 Gibraltar 10c overprinted stationery card with message addressed to Gravesend cancelled A26 killer MAZAGAN - MOROCCO c.d.s. alongside 13 OC 98
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1898 Gibraltar 10c overprinted stationery card with message addressed to Gravesend cancelled 'A26' killer 'MAZAGAN - MOROCCO' c.d.s. alongside '13 OC 98'

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FIJI Q.V. usage O.H.M.S. Government Frank wrapper used locally cancelled by the black sunburst.
FIJI

Q.V. usage O.H.M.S. Government Frank wrapper used locally cancelled by the black sunburst.

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