Undated WW.1 stampless envelope addressed to London. Straight line 'SERVICE DES PRISONNIERS DE GUERRE' struck in violet and boxed 'PRISONER OF WAR LETTER' in maroon. No other markings.
1917 stampless envelope from a German civil internee at Fort Henry addressed to Geneva. Cancelled 'Passed by Internment Censor Kingston, Ont' c.d.s. 'APR 2 1917' struck in red. receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1901 envelope addressed to Nova Scotia franked horizontal strip of four 'ONE FARTHING' on 'ONE SHILLING' tied 'HAMILTON' c.d.s. 'MY 7 1901' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1883 mourning circlular addressed to Cadiz franked Great Britain 1/2d adhesive paying the printed matter rate tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'AP 28 83' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1866 E.L. headed 'Gibraltar' addressed to Oran Algeria. Rated '2' in blue pencil. The 2d Ship Letter rate for ship letter rate within Iberia and the Western Mediteranean. "ESPAGNE / ORAN' arrival c.d.s. '12 JANV 66' Rated '13' decimes locally.
1881 local envelope franked horizontal pair Great Britain 1d lilac adhesives paying double rate tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'DE 27 81' Two line 'CONSULDO DE ESPANA / EN GIBRALTAR' struck in violet.
1883 Great Britain Three Half Pence stationery card with message addressed to Edinburgh cancelled 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'SP 26 83' This card was not available in Gibraltar, written by a passenger on a passing ship. Scarce usage.
1859 entire addressed to Genoa 'Per "ALBANIAN"' deleted "CORINTHIAN" inserted. Franked Great Britain 2d Blue Pl.7 lettered JB - BJ tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'JY 21 69' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1897 German 10pf stationery card (596.f) with message addressed to Bergvleil Natal. On the front 'T.P.O. NATAL' c.d.s. '14 MAY 97' The was used on the T.P.O. between Elandsfontein (Germiston) and Newcastle. One way only into Natal. Natal Transit cancellations front & back. Light vertical crease.
1941 '2d' on 'Three Half Pence' stationery postcard with message addressed to North Dakota cancelled 'NASSAU' slogan d/s 'FEB 6 1941' A little wear. Very few used examples of the card recorded.
1924 multi franked envelope addressed to Sussex redirected to Essex. Adhesives tied 'BARAKAT' c.d.s. '29 APR 24' On the reverse 'KHARTOUM AKWAR T.P.O. No 1' & 'SHELLAL - HALFA T.P.O.' Railway transit cancellations.
1927 10m stationery envelope addressed to London cancelled 'WHITE NILE T.P.O. No 1' c.d.s. '1 NO 27' On the reverse 'SHELLAL - HALFA T.P.O. No 1' c.d.s. ' A couple of very small termite holes.
1913 usage KEV11 1d + 3d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Sydney locally redirected cancelled 'SUVA REGISTERED' c.d.s. '8 SEP 1913' Manuscript "H.M.A.S. Torah" Superb 'THE SEAL OF MAJESTY'S SHIPS' with flag in centre wax seal in red. Unfortunately the stationery is toned.
1920 1p registered stationery envelope (G) H&G 5 addressed to Huddersfield with additional 5m adhesive tied 'HALFA' c.d.s. '1 NOV 1920' On the reverse oval 'REGISTERED SHELLAL HALFA T.P.O. No 2' d/s 2 NOV 20'
1897 4c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London from Bartica. Franked 5c adhesive tied 'MASSARUNI STEAMER T.P.O.' c.d.s. ' JA 6 47' The address panel at bottom left is smudged.
1916 censored taxed 1d stationery envelope from Johannesburg bilingual censor seal '99' and 'PASSED CENSOR / C.14' struck in violet. On arrival 30c postage due applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'NEUCHATEL' c.d.s. '2 V111 16'
1899 envelope originating from the German Consulate Zanzibar addressed to Berlin franked '1/2 ANNA' on '5c' & '2 ANNAS' on '20c' adhesivesa paying the single rate tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '6 NOV 99' a further strike on the front receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1899 registered envelope addressed to Germany franked French overprinted '1 ANNA' on '10c' & 4 ANNA' on '40c' paying the 5a annas registered rate, tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '26 NOV 99' a further strike alongside. Handstruck 'R' Octagonal 'LA REUNION A MARSEILLE LU No 3' carried on the S.S. Natal arriving in Marseille 15th December. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1891 envelope stationery United States Consulate with 'Zanzibar' added in manuscript, addressed to New York. Franked French 25c paying the single rate, adhesive tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '17 AOUT 91' a further strike alongside. French transit and receiving cancellation.
1940 envelope, slightly trimmed at the top, addressed to London franked 1 1/2d adhesive with Orange/Black publicity label alongside tied 'G.P.O. BARBADOS' c.d.s. '11 AP 39'
1940 envelope addressed to Radio City New York franked 3d adhesive tied 'G.P.O. BARBADOS' c.d.s. '9 JL 40' with Yellow/Black publicity label with Red Cross on the front.
1944 Prisoner of War Lettersheet (C.T. Ltd M130/137089 240,000 5/43 M73435) from an Italian P.O.W. addressed to South Africa. Two line 'NO 4 Internment Camp / Southern Rhodesia' struck in black. Octagonal crown 'PASSED DE / 30' in violet.
1915 stampless taxed postcard addressed to Switzerland cancelled 'LARNACA' squared circle d/s 'JA 8' No year expressed. On arrival 20c postage due applied paying the blue manuscript charge perfs trimmed at left side.
1901 censored taxed envelope from Germany addressed to Carnavron Cape Colony with 'OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW' seals at left side, overstamped by triangular Cape Town censor. Scarce handstruck '5d' taxe marking in black. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1900 registered envelope addressed to Posen Prussia franked 2 1/2d, 1/2d & 6d adhesives tied "T1' oblierator with oval 'REGISTERED TURKS ISLAND' d/s 'OC 12 00' below. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1912 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London uprated 1d adhesive tied 'ST JOHN'S' c.d.s. 'DE 7 12' Receiving cancellation on the front. Scarce stationery used.
1912 registered envelope addressed to Germany franked horizontal pair 1/4d and single 3d & 2d adhesives, together with a Montserrat 1/2d tied 'MONTSERRAT' c.d.s. 'MR 16 12' The back flap is missing.
1902 envelope addressed to St Annes Bay Jamaica franked 'ONE PENNY' on '4d' adhesive tied 'MONTSERRAT' c.d.s. 'DE 16 1902' a further strike alongside. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1933 registered envelope addressed to Glasgow franked corner marginal pair 2d adhesives with sheet '089' and plate number '1' in margin tied 'CLARENCE TOWN' c.d.s. '18 FEB 47' '47 in blue manuscript Clarence Town registration marking.