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BOFIC (M.E.F.)

1944 | BOFIC (M.E.F.) (11268)

1944 Censored airmail envelope addressed to Italy franked overprinted Great Britain 1/- 2 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'ASMARA CENTRO' c.d.s. '30 8 44' a further strike below. 'OPENED BY EXAMINER / ZZ / 37621' seal at left.

£35.00
BOFIC (M.E.F.)

1944 | BOFIC (M.E.F.) (11267)

1944 Censored airmail envelope with enclosed letter addressed to Italian Evacuee Camp No 5 Southern Rhodesia. Franked Great Britain overprinted 1d, 1/- & 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'ASMARA CENTRO' c.d.s. '3 4 44' 'OPENED BY EXAMINER / ZZ / 37281' seal at left. On the reverse 'ASMARA FERROVIA ARRIVI PARTENZE' cancellation.

£48.00
BOFIC (M.E.F.)

1943 | BOFIC (M.E.F.) (11266)

1943 Registered censored airmail envelope addressed to Aden franked Great Britain overprinted 1d, 5d, 2 1/2d & 1/- adhesives tied 'ASMARA CENTRO' c.d.s. Blank registration etiquette with 'ASMARA CORRISPONDENZE E PACCHI - CENTRO' handstamp. Octagonal crown 'PASSED F/2' censor cachet. Receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£38.00
SIERRA LEONE

1940 | SIERRA LEONE (11264)

Undated WW.11 censored envelope addressed to Cornwall franked 3d adhesive tied 'RECEIVED FROM / H.M. SHIPS' cachet in black. Boxed 'PASSED BY / NAVAL / CENSOR' cachet in blue initialed, known on mail from Sierra Leone from June - August 1940

£48.00
MAURITIUS

1935 | MAURITIUS (11263)

1935 envelope addressed to Surrey franked 2c (Control 26 in the margin) and 5c Jubilee adhesives paying the unsealed printed matter rate tied 'CUREPIPE' c.d.s. '18 NO 35'

£35.00
TRISTAN DA CUNHA

1931 | TRISTAN DA CUNHA (11262)

1931 Taxed stampless envelope addressed to Bath. Cancelled by both Type 4 cachet in red and Type 5 cachet in violet. Carried on the Whaler Seringa via South Georgia and Buenos Aires where the mail was offloaded. On the reverse London inspectors mark. Charged 1 1/2d by the Foreign Branch postage dues tied 'BATH' c.d.s. 25 AP 31' One of five examples of the Type 4 & Type 5 cachets in combination.

£875.00
BRITISH HONDURAS

1900 | BRITISH HONDURAS (11261)

1900 Registered 'On Her Majesty's Service' envelope addressed to Baltimore. 'Avis De Reception' in manuscript. Cancelled 'BELIZE BRITISH HONDURAS' c.d.s. 'DE 24 00' 'R' in black oval alongside. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£275.00
RHODESIA

1894 | RHODESIA (11260)

1894 Three Halfpence taxed stationery postcard headed and dated 'Inlanrayo 1.12.94' addressed to Dresden Germany cancelled 'GUBULAWAYO /2' c.d.s. 'NO 30 9-' Octagonal charge marking '5' inserted in blue manuscript. Receiving cancellation on the reverse. The sender C.R. Grunner was later to become Inspector of Compounds for the British South Africa Company.

£325.00
SARAWAK

1934 | SARAWAK (11258)

1934 2c stationery postcard superb unused.

£50.00
NIGERIA

1940 | NIGERIA (11252)

1940 Censored envelope from Officers Mess Kano addressed to Bedford franked 2 x 1d and a single 1/2d adhesive tied 'LAGOS' c.d.s. '24 SE 40' Rare examples boxed 'PASSED /SELECTIVE CENSOR / CENSOR / 11' & 'PASSEDS BY UNIT CENSOR 19' boxed censor initialed 'O H C'

£250.00
SARAWAK

1930 | SARAWAK (11250)

1930 Flight cover carried on RAF flight (S1419) addressed to Singapore franked 20c adhesive tied 'KUCHING' c.d.s. '5 JUL 1930' receiving cancellation on the reverse. Some small tone spots.

£195.00
SARAWAK

1933 | SARAWAK (11249)

1933 Flight cover carried by H.M. Flying Boat Kuching - Singapore (S1419 or S1420) addressed to Singapore franked 3c & 2c adhesives tied 'KUCHING' c.d.s. '12 MAY 1933' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£225.00
SARAWAK

1956 | SARAWAK (11248)

1956 U.S. 3c + 3c Carte Postale Response. The outward half used from Brooking Oregon addressed to the United Nations New York. The return taxed portion used six days later on arrival redirected to Kuching Sarawak, with a fine strike of the small boxed 'G.P.O. KUCHING / To pay.......cents' struck in violet with value '6' inserted in pencil.

£250.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1941 | CAYMAN ISLANDS (11246)

1941 censored envelope addressed to New Jersey franked 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'OC 17 41' Blue/Black 'Opened by Censor' without full stop.

£90.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1945 | CAYMAN ISLANDS (11245)

1945 Multi franked censored airmail envelope addressed to the U.S.A. adhesives tied 'GEORGETOWN' c.d.s. 'MY 8 45' Crown octagonal 'PASSED D/41' cachet. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£45.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS

1941 | CAYMAN ISLANDS (11244)

1941 censored envelope addressed to Canada franked block of six 1/4d and a single 2d adhesive tied 'CAYMAN BRAC' c.d.s. 'MY 13 41' Two line 'PASSED BY / CENSOR' cachet struck in black.

£45.00
CANADA

1896 | CANADA (11243)

1896 envelope addressed to Ochsenfurt Bavaria Germany franked 5c small Queen tied 'BERLIN ONT' c.d.s. 'OC 29 96' A further strike on the front Hamilton transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£30.00
FIJI

1896 | FIJI (11242)

1896 stampless official 'On Her Majesty's Service' envelope addressed to Suva, cancelled 'LEVUKA' c.d.s. '9 MAR 96' Scarce 'POST OFFICE LEVUKA FIJI' cachet in violet at bottom left signed and dated '9/3/96' together with 'SUVA' receiving cancellation. The back flap is missing.

£165.00
LABUAN

1947 | LABUAN (11240)

1947 Airmail Letter Card with long message addressed to Scotland franked North Borneo 25c and on the reverse Sarawak 5c both overprinted 'B.M.A.' tied 'VICTORIA LABUAN' c.d.s. '1 JY 47' 'A.V.2' struck in black circle. A scarce commercial example.

£95.00
JAMAICA

1941 | JAMAICA (11239)

1941 stampless 'Internment Camp. Jamaica B.W.I.' card addressed to Buffalo New York from Prisoner 333 Echard Lan Oval 'INTERNMENT & P. OF W CAMP JAMAICA / 26 NOV 1941' struck in violet date in green pencil. Four line censor cachet 'POSTAL CENSOR / JAMAICA / PASSED / (5)

£65.00
BRITISH LEVANT

1912 | BRITISH LEVANT (11238)

1912 Great Britain overprinted Two Pence + One Penny registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to Switzerland with additional '1 3/4 PIASTRE' on '4d' adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE' c.d.s. 'MY 13 12' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£145.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA

1940 | SOUTHERN RHODESIA (11235)

1940 Registered envelope addressed to Durban franked 4d, 2d, 6d & 3d adhesives tied 'BEIT BRIDGE' c.d.s. '22 JUL 40' Pink / Black registration etiquette (Type 25aa)

£40.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA

1949 | SOUTHERN RHODESIA (11234)

1949 registered envelope addressed to Salisbury franked vertical pair 2d and a single 3d U.P.U. adhesive tied 'CAUSEWAY' c.d.s. '10 OC 49' Pink / Black registration etiquette with 'CAUSEWAY' handstamp in black (Type 27a)

£38.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA

1934 | SOUTHERN RHODESIA (11233)

1934 registered envelope addressed to Barnet franked horizontal pair 1d and a vertical strip of three 2d adhesives tied 'HEADLANDS' c.d.s. '30 APR 34' Deep Pink / Black HEADLANDS registration etiquette (Type 23) Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£32.00
SUDAN

1939 | SUDAN (11230)

1939 Censored envelope addressed to London franked 10m adhesive tied 'KHARTOUM' machine d/s '26 AUG 39' Double triangle 'PASSED CENSOR SUDAN /3' stuck in violet, possibly the earliest recorded usage of Sudan censorship. On the reverse boxed dated cachet from 47 Squadron Royal Air Force' struck in red.

£125.00
ST KITTS

1969 | ST KITTS (11229)

1969 Great Britain overprinted 1/6 Postal order (4d Poundage) with counterfoil cancelled 'G.P.O. ST KITTS M.O. DEPT' '22 SP 69'

£68.00
ST KITTS

1973 | ST KITTS (11228)

1973 overprinted Great Britain 1/- / 5p dual currency Postal Order with counterfoil cancelled 'G.P.O. ST KITTS M.O. DEPT' c.d.s. '17 AP 73' Punch hole at right side, applied by the Post Office.

£32.00
MALTA

1944 | MALTA (11227)

1944 Censored Honour Airletter written from The Station Armory R.A.F. Luqa franked Great Britain 3d adhesive tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE 88' c.d.s. '6 OC 44' Scarce manuscript Honour endorsement

£95.00
KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA

1951 | KENYA UGANDA TANGANYIKA (11226)

1951 registered envelope addressed to England franked 2 x 10c and a single 30c adhesive tied 'TABORA - KIGOMA T.P.O. DOWN' c.d.s. '1 MR 51; with 'TAB - KGN T.P.O.' registration etiquette.

£95.00
FALKLAND ISLANDS

1938 | FALKLAND ISLANDS (11225)

1938 Formula registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to the Isle of Wight franked vertical pair 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'PORT STANLEY' c.d.s. '10 OC 38' receiving cancellation on the front

£295.00
FALKLAND ISLANDS

1944 | FALKLAND ISLANDS (11224)

1944 censored envelope from Mrs W Betts, Pebble Island , West Falkland. addressed to New York franked block of four 1d adhesive tied by a legible strike 'PORT STANLEY' c.d.s. 'MY 2 44' 'Opened by Censor seal at right. (Type a 84mm)

£165.00
PITCAIRN ISLAND

1972 | PITCAIRN ISLAND (11222)

1972 Three Great Britain overprinted dual currency Postal Orders with attached counterfoils cancelled by 'PITCAIRN ISLAND' c.d.s. in either September or November 1972. Scarce trio

£125.00
TRANSVAAL

1909 | TRANSVAAL (11217)

1909 envelope 'Municipality of Pretoria' local envelope cancelled 'PRETORIA PAID' handstamp in red '30 1X9 1/2d' paying the unsealed printed matter rate.

£30.00
AUSTRALIAN STATES (TASMANIA)

1887 | AUSTRALIAN STATES (TASMANIA) (11214)

1887 envelope addressed to London 'Via Brindisi' franked 6d Stamp Duty adhesive tied 'HOBART TASMANIA' duplex d/s 'JU 23 87' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£48.00
AUSTRALIAN STATES (TASMANIA)

1884 | AUSTRALIAN STATES (TASMANIA) (11213)

1884 envelope stationery Royal Society 'On Public Service Only' addressed to Hamburg. 'THE CHIEF SECRETARY FRANK STAMP' overstamped 'HOBART TASMANIA' duplex 'JN 27 84' Receiving cancellation on the front.

£65.00
MALTA

1872 | MALTA (11211)

1872 Entire lettersheet addressed to Livorno franked Great Britain 4d pl.12 tied 'MALTA A25' duplex 'JY 30 72' Boxed 'P.D. / 2 3/4' combined accountancy marking, an early example. transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.

£68.00
MALTA

1953 | MALTA (11210)

1953 formula Forces Letter with message stating that this is the first day of usage of this new type of Air letter dated '1.4.53' franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE 757' c.d.s. '1 AP 53' From a Corporal in the R.A.F. addressed to Devon.

£30.00
PAPUA

1941 | PAPUA (11208)

1941 censored airmail envelope addressed to Sydney franked 4d adhesive tied 'legible 'PORT MORESBY' c.d.s. '30 MY 41' Diamond 'R.A.A.F. / Passed by Unit / CENSOR / NO 125' struck in violet, three examples are recorded, this is the finest. Vertical central paper fold.

£95.00
NYASALAND

1918 | NYASALAND (11207)

1918 local envelope franked 4d & 1d adhesives overprinted 'N. F.' tied 'FIELD POST OFFICE 8' c.d.s. '29 MR 18' used at Mbamba Bay.

£275.00
NYASALAND

1917 | NYASALAND (11206)

1917 Stampless local 'On His Majesty's Service' envelope cancelled 'FIELD POST OFFICE 9' c.d.s. used at Zomba. Two line 'Asst, Director of Supplies / N, F, F, ZOMBA' struck in green.

£295.00
SARAWAK

1953 | SARAWAK (11204)

1953 airmail envelope addressed to Exeter, carried on the Comet which crashed near Calcutta on 2nd May 1953 with three line crash cachet struck on the front in violet. Franked on the reverse vertical pair 25c adhesives, two other adhesives have been washed off during the crash which occurred in wet weather. A rare acceptance from Sarawak.

£495.00
BOFIC (DODECANESE)

1946 | BOFIC (DODECANESE) (11202)

1946 airmail envelope from the island of Tilos addressed to New York franked Great Britain overprinted 1/- adhesives, as Tilos did not have a cancellation the cover was dispatched to Rhodes entering the mails. Cancelled 'RHODES DODECANESE' hatched circle c.d.s. '11 11 46'

£200.00
BOFIC (DODECANESE)

1946 | BOFIC (DODECANESE) (11201)

1946 envelope addressed to Rhodes franked Great Britain overprinted 2d adhesives tied 'COS DODECANESE' hatched c.d.s. '7 10 46' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£50.00
BOFIC (DODECANESE)

1947 | BOFIC (DODECANESE) (11198)

1947 registered airmail envelope addressed to Athens franked Great Britain overprinted 5d & 6d adhesives tied 'CALYYMNOS DODECANESE ' hatched c.d.s. '4 3 47' 'BY AIR THROUGHOUT' & 'BY AIR MAIL / Par Avion' cachets both applied in black applied in transit through Rhodes. Italian issued registration etiquette.

£160.00
BOFIC (DODECANESE)

1947 | BOFIC (DODECANESE) (11197)

1957 registered envelope addressed to Athens franked Great Britain overprinted 5d & 1/- adhesives tied 'RACCCOMANDATA ASS RODI - EGEO (A) c.d.s. '27 1 47' Registration etiquette bottom left corner 'A' assicurate - insured overprinted 'R' used during a shortage of the 'R' etiquette, receiving cancellation on the reverse.

£52.00
BOFIC (DODECANESE)

1946 | BOFIC (DODECANESE) (11196)

1946 airmail envelope addressed to Athens franked Great Britain overprinted 3d & 1/- adhesives tied 'POSTA AEREA * (RODI EGEO)' c.d.s. '14 5 46' receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

£38.00
WESTERN AUSTRALIA

1903 | WESTERN AUSTRALIA (11192)

1903 2d lettercard with message addressed to Perth cancelled 'KATANNING W.A.' c.d.s. 'OC 17 03' a further strike alongside, receiving cancellation on the reverse. Small water stain. A scarce commercial usage.

£150.00
MALAYA

1954 | MALAYA (11190)

1954 envelope addressed to Liverpool franked Australia 2/- Royal visit adhesive tied 'MELBOURNE' machine d/s '11 MAR 1954' Boxed 'SALVAGED MAIL / AIRCRAFT CRASH / SINGAPORE 13.3.1954' struck in red. Scarce 'Ptg, 312/35 / POSTAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT, MALAYA. / FOUND OPEN (OR) TORN / AND OFFICIALLY SECURED' label at left side.

£185.00
ST VINCENT

1897 | ST VINCENT (11189)

1897 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Nuremberg Germany, adhesives tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'DE 7 97' 'R' in black oval, registration etiquette on the reverse, transit and receiving cancellations.

£195.00
TURKS ISLAND

1846 | TURKS ISLAND (11187)

1845 Entire letter headed and dated 'Salt Cay T.I. 22nd Oct 1846' endorsed 'Care of Messers G & 1 Laurie New York' (deleted) addressed to New York, redirected to Jamaica - Long Island. Rated '6' in pencil. Red 'NEW YORK' c.d.s. on face and forwarding agent's cachet of George and John Laurie on the reverse. Contents refers to a hurricane and the consequent losses.

£395.00

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