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.
1940 Censored envelope addressed to Ohio franked 12c adhesive tied 'SANDAKAN' c.d.s. '3 JUN 1940' Crown 'PASSED BY CENSOR' seal at left overstamped boxed 'PASSED BY / 18 / CENSOR / NORTH BORNEO' cachet.
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.
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)
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.
1951 Registered multi franked registered envelope addressed to Natal adhesives tied 'VICTORIA FALLS' c.d.s. '17 JUN 1951 Red / Black VICTORIA FALLS' registration etiquette. On the reverse 'BULAWAYO S. RHODESIA' c.d.s. struck in blue.
1953 registered envelope addressed to Toronto franked 4d & 3d adhesives tied 'HILLSIDE' c.d.s. '7 SEP 53' Pink / Black registration etiquette with Hillside inserted in manuscript (Type 27a)
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)
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)
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.
1949 4d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Switzerland franked 1d, 2d & 3d adhesives overprinted 'SELF GOVERNMENT 1947' tied 'VICTORIA GOZO' c.d.s. 'MY 3 49' Opened a little roughly top right corner.
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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)
W.W.11 postcard depicting a 'Tommy' snowman and penquin was produced by Richard Hatfield and addressed 'From the Falkland Islands Force' to Mr & Mrs Currie and signed George Truman.
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
1928 registered envelope addressed to Glasgow franked 3d & 1 1/2d Elephant adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. GAMBIA' d/s '1 NO 28' Registered London transit cancellation on the reverse.
1929 registered 'On His Majesty's Service' envelope from The Post Office addressed to Kent franked 2d & 2 1/2d Elephant adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. GAMBIA' d/s '3 JY 29' Liverpool transit on the reverse.
1925 registered envelope addressed to Chicago franked 1 1/2d & 3d Elephant adhesives tied oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. GAMBIA' d/s '20 MR 25'
Registration handstamp on the front, transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1924 registered envelope addressed to Bromsgrove franked 2 1/2d & 3d Elephant adhesives cancelled 'BATHURST' c.d.s. '15 DE 24' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1940 censored envelope addressed to London franked 30c & 1/.- adhesive tied by a dumb c.d.s. '19 AP 40' Large triple ring 'MILITARY CENSOR / 8' struck in violet initialed 'C N B' Envelope a little roughly opened at the top.
1935 envelope addressed to London franked 5c, 30c & 1/- adhesives tied 'KILIMANJARO - T.P.O. / DN' c.d.s. '2 JA 35' On the reverse 'MOSHI' transit cancellation.
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.
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.
1941 censored envelope from Taxbiex addressed to London franked single 2d and a vertical pair 1/4d adhesives tied large part Malta c.d.s. '24 DE 41' bearing both the Relief fund and 'Grateful' labels. Censor seal at left overstamped '8' struck in violet.
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.
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.
1913 Transvaal 4d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Switzerland. Uprated 2 x 2 1/2d South African adhesives tied 'SUNNYSIDE T.S.O. PRETORIA' c.d.s. '6 JAN 13' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
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.
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.
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.
1946 Registered oil advertising envelope addressed to Dar Es Salaam franked 50c adhesive tied 'TABOTA - KIGOMA T.P.O. DOWN ' (Central Line) c.d.s. '3 JU 1946'
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'
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.
1946 envelope addressed to Rhodes franked Great Britain overprinted 2d adhesive tied 'CALYMNOS DODECANESE' hatched c.d.s. '7 10 46' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1946 airmail envelope addressed to Florida franked vertical pair Great Britain overprinted 1/- adhesives paying the double air rate tied 'CALYMNOS DODECANESE' hatched c.d.s. '16 8 46' Straight line 'By North Atlantic Air Services Via U.K.' struck in black applied in Rhodes during transit. Internally redirected with New York Deficiency in address' cachet.
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.
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.
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.
1946 airmail envelope addressed to Athens franked Great Britain overprinted 6d adhesive tied 'LEROS DODECANESE' hatched c.d.s. '23 12 46' with two line 'BY AIR MAIL / Par Avion' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
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.
1918 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Eshowe Zululand. Indian adhesives overprinted 'I.E.F.' tied 'BASE OFFICE B I.E.F.' c.d.s. '29 SEP 18' Blank registration etiquette handstamped boxed 'BASE OFFICE B / I.E.F.' Mombasa transit and Eshowe receiving cancellations on the reverse
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.