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SOUTH AFRICA

1942 | SOUTH AFRICA (11074)

1942 Censored 3d Active Service airletter from Johannesburg addressed to a private B Company 3rd Transvaal Scouts Middle East Forces 'EGYPT POSTAGE PREPAID' c.d.s. '13 MR 42' Red manuscript 'P O W' rectangular boxed '"PRISONER OF WAR" / RETURN TO SENDER' cachet struck in violet.

£68.00
NEW ZEALAND

1933 | NEW ZEALAND (11073)

1933 'FOUR PENCE' on '3d' registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Perth western Australia tied 'HASTINGS' c.d.s. '22 MR 33' Straight line 'Too Late' struck in red on the front. Receiving cancellation.

£40.00
TRISTAN DA CUNHA

1949 | TRISTAN DA CUNHA (11072)

1949 envelope addressed to Cape Town dated in the top left corner '20 10 49' franked corner example South African 1 1/2d adhesive tied by a fine Type 8 cachet. Carried on the M.V. Pequena to Cape Town.

£68.00
MALTA

1875 | MALTA (11071)

1875 envelope addressed to Tunbridge Wells 'Via Italy' franked Great Britain 6d grey (plate 13) and a single 2d blue (plate 14) paying the double rate (8d) tied 'MALTA A25' duplex 'FE 24 75' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£165.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1943 | CAYMAN ISLANDS (11070)

1943 Censored stampless 'On His Majesty's Service' envelope from The Postmaster addressed to Jamaica cancelled Georgetown c.d.s. scarce 'OFFICIAL PAID CAYMAN ISLANDS' c.d.s. on the front 'MR 15 1943' The censor seal applied in Jamaica dated '8 APR 1943'

£175.00
MALTA

1944 | MALTA (11069)

1944 1d stationery card. Superb unused.

£28.00
ASCENSION

1939 | ASCENSION (11068)

1939 censored envelope stationery 'The Eastern Telegraph Company Limited' addressed to Esher. Franked 2d adhesive tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'NO 25 39' Straight line 'CENSORED' struck in red.

£225.00
LAGOS

1894 | LAGOS (11067)

1894 1d stationery card with message headed and dated 'Lagos 29/1 1894' addressed to Switzerland. Boxed 'AUS / WESTAFRIKIA' struck in black a further strike on the front. Red manuscript 'Lagos 29/1 1894' top left corner. Blue manuscript charge marking, receiving cancellation on the front.

£475.00
ADEN

1953 | ADEN (11066)

1953' 30 CENTS' on 6 ANNAS' registered stationery envelope (H) 'THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED' under the flap which is not stuck down. Superb unused.

£35.00
ST LUCIA

1938 | ST LUCIA (11065)

1938 3d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to San Antonio Texas. Franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED CASTRIES ST LUCIA' d/s '19 AU 38' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£48.00
ST LUCIA

1918 | ST LUCIA (11064)

1918 2d registered stationery envelope (G) with PATENT omitted from the printers name under the flap 'THOS' DE LA RUE & CO.' addressed to London. Franked 2 x 1d adhesives one overprinted 'WAR TAX' tied 'CASTRIES' c.d.s. 'JU 20 18' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£58.00
ST LUCIA

1958 | ST LUCIA (11061)

1958 8c registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Cornwall. Uprated 5c adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED CASTRIES ST LUCIA' d./s 16 OC 58' receiving cancellation on the front.

£15.00
COCOS ISLAND

1950 | COCOS ISLAND (11060)

1950 envelope from Cable & Wireless Ltd addressed to Sydney franked Australian 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'PERTH W A AUST' slogan d/s '5 OCT 1950 Fine 'TIN CAN MAIL / COCOS-KEELING IS' struck in violet (This was the first mail for which the boxed cachet was used) Carried on RMS Orion. In the Colin Riddell sale 2019 an example carried on the same date realised $A2000 + premium.

£450.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1950 | KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (11059)

1950 unused illustrated Christmas Airletter. Superb unused.

£22.00
NEW ZEALAND

1940 | NEW ZEALAND (11058)

1940's 2d Primary School Progress Card stationery card overprinted 'OFFICIAL' Superb unused.

£15.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1953 | KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (11056)

1953 taxed airmail envelope addressed to Sydney Australia franked 1/- adhesive tied 'NAIROBI' machine d/s '26 FEB 1953' 'T 30 / CENTIMES' in violet circle value in poencil. On arrival marginal horizontal pair 5d postage dues applied paying the charge tied 'G.P.O. SYDNEY' c.d.s. '6 MR 53'

£42.00
GOLD COAST

1945 | GOLD COAST (11055)

1945 registered censored envelope from a private in the 82nd West African Division in Burma. Franked Indian 2As & 1A adhesives tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE 772' c.d.s. '25 SP 45' Blank registration etiquette manuscript 'FPO 772' Crown shield '4237' initialed. On the reverse 'BASE A.P.O.' c.d.s. used in Rangoon. Tear on opening bottom right corner.

£75.00
ST LUCIA

1953 | ST LUCIA (11053)

1953 KGV1 6c registered stationery envelope (G) 'THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED' under the flap. Franked 12c adhesive overprinted 'NEW CONSTITUTION 1951' tied 'ANSE - LA - RAYE' c.d.s. '10 MR 53' A further strike below. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£58.00
LEEWARD ISLANDS

1938 | LEEWARD ISLANDS (11052)

1938 Three Halfpence stationery envelope overprinted 'SPECIMEN' The flap is not stuck down. Superb.

£40.00
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (AUSTRALIA)

1925 | BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (AUSTRALIA) (11050)

1925 envelope addressed to Dublin franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'SYDNEY N.S.W. / BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION / ALWAYS ASK FOR / AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan d/s 'JA 29 1925'

£35.00
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (AUSTRALIA)

1923 | BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (AUSTRALIA) (11049)

1923 envelope addressed to London franked 1d adhesive tied by 'SYDNEY N.S.W. / BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION / LONDON APRIL 1924 / AUSTRALIAS OPPORTUNITY' slogan d/s 'AU 17 1923'

£38.00
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (NEW ZEALAND)

1923 | BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (NEW ZEALAND) (11048)

1923 envelope addressed to California franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'VISIT THE BRITISH / EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924 / CHRISTCHURCH' slogan d/s 'JE 13 1923'

£48.00
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (INDIA)

1924 | BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (INDIA) (11047)

1924 envelope addressed to Reading franked 2As adhesive tied by a fine strike 'CALCUTTA FOR / BRITISH EMPIRE / EXHIBITION 1924' slogan d/s '7 AUG 1924' A scarce single usage, these are normally found in combination with the Mount Everest Expedition labels.

£85.00
BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (SOUTH AFRICA)

1923 | BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (SOUTH AFRICA) (11046)

1923 window envelope franked 1/2d adhesive paying the unsealed printed matter rate, tied bilingual 'CAPE TOWN / BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924' slogan d/s 'AUG 9 1923'

£40.00
JAMAICA

1893 | JAMAICA (11044)

1893 Half Penny stationery card with message addressed to Up POark Camp cancelled 'LLUIDAS VALE JAMAICA' squared circle d/s 'JA6 93' Kingston transit and receiving cancellations.

£25.00
ASCENSION

1940 | ASCENSION (11043)

1940 registered censored envelope addressed to New Zealand franked 1d & 6d adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED ASCENSION' d/s '29 JA 40' Two line 'Passed / by Censor' struck in black (Mayo type. 2) Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£225.00
ASCENSION

1929 | ASCENSION (11042)

1929 registered envelope addressed to London franked ' 1d, 8d & 1 1/2d 'Badge' adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED ASCENSION' d/s '1 AU 29' Receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£95.00
GAMBIA

1950 | GAMBIA (11040)

1950 taxed envelope addressed to Accra Gold Coast. Franked horizontal pair 1 1/2d adhesives tied 'BATHURST' c.d.s. '30 AP 50' Rare 'T' and '7d TO PAY' postage due markings both applied in Bathurst, on arrival vertical pair and a single 1d postage due applied tied 'ACCRA' c.d.s.

£295.00
AUSTRALIA

1930 | AUSTRALIA (11038)

1930 'FIVE PENCE' on '4 1/2d' registered stationery envelope (H2) The flap is not stuck down. Superb unused.

£60.00
MALAYA (SELANGOR)

1941 | MALAYA (SELANGOR) (11037)

1941 2c Selangor stationery postcard 'POSTAGE PAID MALAYA / 2 CENTS' struck in red. Superb unused.

£95.00
NIGERIA

1945 | NIGERIA (11036)

1945 Indian Three As + One and a Half As registered stationery envelope (H) used from a Nigerian soldier in the 82nd West African Division in Burma. Cancelled 'FIELD POST OFFICE 773' c.d.s. '15 DE 45' Large registration handstamp.

£85.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA

1903 | BRITISH EAST AFRICA (11035)

1903 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Germany adhesives tied by the scarce 'FOREIGN REGISTRATION DEPARTMENT / MOMBASA' c.d.s. '22 JU 03' Receiving cancellation on the reverse. Some small edge faults.

£235.00
BOER WAR (ST HELENA)

1901 | BOER WAR (ST HELENA) (11034)

1901 censored envelope in the handwriting of V. de Witt Hamer of the Hollander Free Corps, imprisoned at Walbro Cottage on St Helena addressed to Pretoria. Franked horizontal pair '2 1/2' on 'SIX PENCE' adhesives tied 21 short bars 3 x 7 forming an oval struck in black. 'ST HELENA' c.d.s. on the front. type CM 1 'CENSOR PRISONER OF WAR' struck in violet initialed 'F.W.A.' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£235.00
TRINIDAD

1954 | TRINIDAD (11033)

1954 envelope addressed to Doncaster franked 5c Canadian adhesive tied straight line 'MAILED AT SEA' with four line 'M/V "Canadian Challenger"' cachet below. 'PAQUEBOT TRINIDAD' c.d.s. on the front '7 JA 54' The year inserted in manuscript.

£25.00
MALTA

1875 | MALTA (11032)

1875 lettersheet addressed to Livorno franked Great Britain 1/2d and 2d adhesives tied by two strikes 'MALTA A25' duplex 'AU 29 75' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£65.00
MALTA

1864 | MALTA (11031)

1864 envelope franked Great Britain 6d LJ - JL adhesive tied 'MALTA A25' duplex 'DE 20 64' Addressed to London 1d red applied paying redirection to Godalming tied 'LONDON SW 17' duplex 'DE 26 64' receiving cancellations on the reverse. (Small corner fault top right corner)

£185.00
SOUTH WEST AFRICA

1898 | SOUTH WEST AFRICA (11029)

1898 10pf German stationery card (1197f) addressed to Frankfurt a/Main headed and dated 'Ukamas 14.6.98' with message. The card entered the postal system at Warmbad with a cancellation dated '21/6 98' receiving cancellation on the front.

£150.00
NIGERIA

1934 | NIGERIA (11028)

1934 envelope addressed to Breslau Germany franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied boxed 'SCHIFFSBRIEF / PAQUEBOT / UBER HAMBURG' cachet. On the reverse vignette 'HOLTFORTH PFLANZUNG / KAMERUN / BANANEN' Transit cancellation on the front.

£75.00
SEYCHELLES

1938 | SEYCHELLES (11027)

1938 postcard (Moyenne Island) addressed to Canada internally redirected, franked 9c adhesive tied 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'SP 28 38' a further strike alongside.

£28.00
SEYCHELLES

1938 | SEYCHELLES (11026)

1938 unaddressed postcard (Scenery at Port Glaud) franked 3c adhesive tied 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'FE 18 38' a further strike alongside.

£15.00
SEYCHELLES

1938 | SEYCHELLES (11025)

1938 unaddressed postcard (Bay of Port Giaud) franked horizontal pair 2c adhesives cancelled 'VICTORIA' c.d.s. 'MR 18 38' A further strike below.

£15.00
ANTARCTIC (VICTORIA LAND)

1913 | ANTARCTIC (VICTORIA LAND) (11024)

1913 British Antarctic Expedition "Terra Nova" lettersheet dated 21st June 1913 1d New Zealand 'Dominion' adhesive overprinted 'VICTORIA LAND' tied 'BRIT. ANTARCTIC EXPD' c.d.s. 'JA 18 13' with facsimile signatures of The Postmaster and Edward Evans, Commander R.N. Commanding British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-13

£165.00
BARBADOS

1944 | BARBADOS (11021)

1944 Airletter to Armed Forces lettersheet without message from Col.H.G. Reid, Government House addressed to Chief Postal Censor Ottawa. Franked 6d adhesive tied 'G.P.O. BARBADOS' c.d.s. '24 DE 44'

£28.00
BAHAMAS

1927 | BAHAMAS (11020)

1927 1d stationery card with message addressed to Austria cancelled 'NASSAU' c.d.s. '14 MR 27' A further strike below. Fine 'NASSAU/BEST/CLIMATE/BATHING/HOTELS' slogan cachet. Believed to be one of two recorded examples.

£275.00
JAMAICA

1902 | JAMAICA (11019)

1902 1d stationery card with message addressed to Torquay cancelled boxed 'CONSTANT SPRING JAMAICA' with date added in manuscript '3 4 02' 'KINGSTON' transit cancellation on the front.

£150.00
MALTA

1938 | MALTA (11018)

1938 envelope addressed to New Jersey with 'CASSAR C.oy Ltd MALTA / KNIGHTS OF MALTA' cachet on the front. Franked 2 1/2d 'Coronation' adhesive tied 'PAQUEBOT KINGHTS OF MALTA' c.d.s. '31 MA 38' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£35.00
JAMAICA

1935 | JAMAICA (11017)

1935 envelope addressed to Miami franked 2d adhesive tied 'S.S. MANGELINE MAILED AT SEA' c.d.s. 'MAR 31 1935' struck in red.

£30.00
MOROCCO AGENCIES

1906 | MOROCCO AGENCIES (11016)

1906 complete 'The Eastern Telegraph Company, limited' Telegram headed 'TANGIER STATION'

£35.00
NYASALAND

1919 | NYASALAND (11015)

1918 4d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Hull redirected to Bridlington. Franked 1d & 2d adhesives tied 'ZOMBA' c.d.s. '12 11 18' Four line registration cachet. On the reverse 'BRITISH CONCESSION CHINDE' transit cancellation '21 11 18' Receiving cancellations on the front.

£165.00
SIERRA LEONE

1897 | SIERRA LEONE (11014)

1897 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London franked 1/2d and 2 x 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'FREETOWN' c.d.s. 'AP 97' Oval 'REGISTERED FREETOWN SIERRA LEONE/A' d/s 'AP 23 97' struck in brown-red on the front

£68.00

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