1948 registered airmail multi franked envelope Great Britain overprinted adhesives including the 5/- & 10/- tied 'TRIPOLI' c.d.s. '28 9 48' The back flap is missing.
1945 censored airmail envelope from Leeuwarden addressed to Johanessburg South African censor seal at left Inserted inside the envelope was the bilingual Postal Censorship note (G.P. - S.5056 - 1939 - 3000) with manuscript 'Nothing in envelope letter open'
1902 censored envelope addressed to Johannesburg franked horizontal pair 'E.R.I./Half/penny' on '2d adhesives' tied 'P.O. KLIP RIVER' c.d.s. '5 MR 02' (RR Putzel) receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1885 Cape 4d registered stationery envelope (F) addressed to Kofffefontein O.V.S. Franked additional 2d adhesive tied '145' barred oval numeral (Queenstown) Almost complete strike of the scarce 'KOFFIJFONTEIN O.V.S. ' c.d.s. '20 JAN 85' struck on the front in violet.
1933 2 1/2pi registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Bremen Germany additional 2 1/2pi adhesive applied tied oval 'REGISTERED FAMAGUSTA CYPRUS' d/s '30 JAN 33' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1921 postcard from 'Kikuyu' addressed to Paris France, stamp washed off. black two line 'ACCIDENT EN MER/CORRESPONDANCE INONODEE' struck in black, this marking was applied in Lyon. Recovered from an unlisted wreck (Listed in Hopkins page 87)
1919 envelope addressed to Surrey franked 3c & 6c adhesives overprinted 'G.E.A.' tied by the cogwheel 'MAHENGE' undated cachet struck in violet. Endorsed bottom left corner by Captain G Wyatt. On the reverse 'Dar Es Salaam' hatched transit cancellation '24 MAR 19'
1916 stampless 'On Active Service' postcard with message written from Durban. Cancelled 'POINT NATAL' c.d.s. 'FE 7 16' addressed to Bournemouth from L Cpl Spence, D. Company 9th Regiment Potchefstroom (Pretoria) Written just before Durban embarkation for the East Africa campaign.
1916 stampless censored envelope addressed to India. Two strikes of the two line 'I.E.F. "B" - F.P.O. No 306/POSTAGE FREE' struck in black. On the reverse 'F.P.O. 306' c.d.s. '22 MY 16' allocated to Taveta. Sent by Captain A S Stewart to the Hon A G Cardew of the Imperial Civil Service.
1921 6c stationery card overprinted 'G.E.A.' addressed to Germany cancelled 'WILHELMSTAL' c.d.s. '3 MR 21' Boxed 'DAMAGED BY/WATER' struck in violet. Carried on the 'Kalyan' and arrived Marseille April 21. Water penetrated the No 2 hatch ventilator in a gale in the Mediterranean.
1919 taxed envelope franked horizontal strip of three 3c adhesives overprinted 'G.E.A.' tied 'ARMY TELEGRAPHS KL' c.d.s. '30 JL 19' 'KL' was allocated to Kilosa. The envelope was under franked by 1c Imperial rate raised to 10c 1/7/19 to 15/12/19 On arrival in London '1/2d F.B.' handstamp applied. 1/2d GB postage due applied and cancelled, the charge was not collected and boxed 'CHARGE NOT COLLECTED/FRESH LABEL REQUIRED' Second 1/2d due applied and tied.
1916 envelope addressed to Spanish Guinea franked horizontal strip of four Nigerian 1/2d adhesives tied 'DUALA (KAMERUN)b' c.d.s. '15 3 16' This cancellation was withdrawn on 17th March. A scarce destination. The envelope has ironed out creasing.
1924 taxed envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'HOBART/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/LONDON APRIL 1924/AUSTRALIA'S OPPORTUNITY' slogan d/s '18 JAN 24' Scarce 'CTMS/T' in black manuscript '37 1/2' On arrival vertical pair 20c postage dues applied paying the charge.
1913 1d illustrated stationery card 'Victoria Fall, Rhodesia. The Highest Bridge in the World' addressed to Belgium cancelled 'LIVINGSTONE' c.d.s. '15 SEP 13' receiving cancellation on the front.
1950 Registered insured (Insured for SHS.2400/- (SHS. Two thousand four hundred only) addressed to Dar Es Salaam. Franked 370 cents 40c inland 2oz rate. 30c Registration. 300 Cents insurance, adhesives tied 'TABORA' c.d.s. '26 SP' Year (50) omitted. Scarce Red/Black 'Insured' label.
KGV1 Perak censored 2c stationery postcard overprinted for the Japanese occupation with message headed and dated 'PENANG 6th July 2603' Boxed 'MALAYA/2cts/POSTAGE' alongside. Addressed to Singapore.
1921 taxed postcard addressed to Switzerland franked 1d adhesive tied 'KAMABAI' c.d.s. 'DE 12 21' On arrival 5c & 10c postage dues applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'BEINWIL AM SEE' c.d.s.
1915 stampless multi censored 'On Active Service' envelope countersgined bottom left, addressed to The Hague internally redirected. Cogwheel 'PASSED CENSOR ADEN/No. A 3' struck in blue, on the reverse 'F.P.O. No 323' c.d.s. '19 AU 15' both markings partly obscured by the censor seal.
1955 4pi registered stationery envelope (G) from the scarce first printing addressed to Nicosia with additional 1 1/2pi (KGV1) adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED FAMAGUSTA CYPRUS' d/s '15 JA 55' Receiving d/s on the reverse.
1941 stampless Airmail censored lettersheet from a Maltese civilian internee at Camp No 6 (Entebee) "POSTAGE PAID/SH 30' cachet struck in red. Oval 'INTERNMENT CAMP No 6 UGANDA' cachet in violet '13 MAR 41' Maltese octagonal crown censor on the front. Rare usage.
1930 15c stationery envelope (G) addressed to Kuching franked additional vertical pair 2c adhesives tied 'LAWAS' c.d.s. '23 APR 1930' "LABUAN' transit cancellation on the reverse and 'KUCHING' receiving c.d.s.
1928 photographic postcard headed and dated 'Butu-Victoria 30.9.98' addressed to Berlin franked 1/2d 7 1d adhesives tied oval 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/HAMBURG/WESTAFRIKIA/LX 111' d/s '2 10 28' "LAGOS' transit cancellation on the front.
1895 Indian 1/2a stationery wrapper addressed to London uprated 1/2a Indian adhesive tied 'ZANZIBAR' hatched c.d.s. '3 AUG 95' 'ADEN' transit and receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1903 Great Britain 1d + 1d stationery card with message addressed to Bridport cancelled by a superb strike 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'DE 16 03' sent on the "Doune Castle" the message giving the voyage time of the ship.
1956 stampless 'On Her Majesty's Service' airmail envelope addressed to London with enclosed letter written by by the Postmaster J.L. Henderson. 'BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' c.d.s. '24 NO 56' Some wear around the edges.
1937 envelope addressed to Detroit franked 5c Coronation adhesive tied 'KINGSTON JAMAICA' machine d/s 'JUL 5 1937 overstamped two line 'MAILED AT SEA/R.M.S. CONNECTOR' struck in blue, a further strike on the front.
1900 envelope addressed to Sydney franked horizontal pair 1d 'Stamp Duty' adhesives tied unframed 'YARRAVILLE VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'DE 22 00' Sydney receiving cancellation on reverse Christmas Day.
1916 usage 1d KE V11 stationery card with message addressed to H.M. Dockyard Pembroke Dock. Cancelled 'ZOMBA' c.d.s. '25 9 16' Some small imperfections around the edges.
1951 taxed envelope addressed to Southern Rhodesia franked 2d adhesive tied 'NYASALAND 1951 B.C.A. 1891/DIAMOND JUBILEE' cachet 'ZOMBA' c.,d.s. on the front '29 MY 51' Separate 'T" & 1d' charge markings applied in Zomba
1943 multi censored stampless Kriegsgefangenpost card from a Maltese P.O.W. in Germany written on Christmas Day addressed to his wife in Musta Malta. Octagonal crown in centre 'PASSED DD/25' censor. Vertical central fold.
1930 30c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Dar-Es-Salaam multi franked adhesives tied 'TABORA' c.d.s. '21 JA 30' paying 30c registered envelope 400 cents on back for 430 cents of insurance for contents value 2,397 shillings and 63 cents. Scarce 'INSURED' label on the front.
1916 Censored stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to London cancelled 'NAIROBI' c.d.s. '19 JN 16' Scarce three line 'B.E./POSTAL CENSOR/NAIROBI B.E.A.' struck in green with lines above and below. Censored bottom left by 'Lt Stuart K.A.R.' The envelope has been opened on three sides.
1918 6c stationery envelope addressed to Massachusetts redirected to Providence. Uprated 3c & 6c adhesives tied 'KIJABE' c.d.s. '21 AU 18' Transit cancellations on the reverse.
1918 registered envelope addressed to Birmingham franked horizontal strip of three 'WAR STAMP/1 1/2d' on '2 1/2d' adhesive tied 'CAYMAN BRAC' c.d.s. 'DE 2 18' Scarce registration etiquette. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1935 taxed airmail envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 15c & 50c adhesives tied 'NAIROBI' machine slogan d/s On arrival 15c & 5c postage dues applied tied 'BRUGG' c.d.s.