1901 censored envelope address to Transvaal franked 'ONE PENNY' on 'SIX PENCE' tied eight thin bars forming a foreshortned circle 'ST HELENA' c.d.s. alongside 'FE 18 1901' Violet Type 1 censor initialed 'C.D.N.S.' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1927 registered envelope from The chief accountant Post Office addressed to London franked two horizontal pairs and two singles '4 CENTS' on '6c' adhesives, together with a single 1c adhesive tied oval 'NAIROBI REGISTERED' d/s '6 MY 27' receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1894 formula stationery card with message written from Evenburg addressed to Reddersberg. Franked Half Penny adhesive tied shield 'T.P.O. NORTHERN' c.d.s. on the front used for eight months between Norvalls Point & Bloemfontein, with a staff of Cape postal officials. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1945 4d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Johannesburg franked additional 2d adhesive tied by slightly over inked 'BIKITA' c.d.s. '18 MR 45' Pink/Black registration etiquette handstamped 'Bikita' Transit cancellations on the reverse.
1958 inter island taxed envelope addressed to Russell Island franked 1d adhesive tied light 'AUKI' c.d.s. '19 MAR 58 with a clear strike alongside 'AUKI / TAX / BRITISH SOLOMON IDS' '2d' inserted in pencil. On arrival 2d postage due applied tied 'YANDINI' c.d.s. '27 MAR 58'
1950 registered envelope franked Swaziland 4d, 2d & 3d adhesives tied 'BREMERSDORP' c.d.s. '7 111 50' addressed to New York redirected 'Poste Restante' to Auki British Solomon Islands, on arrival 6d postage due applied tied 'AUKI BRITISH SOLOMON ISLANDS' cancellation.
1902 1c taxed stationery card with message addressed to Germany uprated 2c adhesive overprinted "LABUAN" tied 'LABUAN' c.d.s. '24 FEB 02' Black handstruck 'T' applied in Labuan. Receiving cancellation on the front.
1934 registered envelope addressed to the Isle of Wight franked 5d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED ASCENSION' d/s '24 DE 34' Newport receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1893 2d registered stationery envelope (H2) from the Colonial postmaster address to Jersey Channel Islands. Franked vertical pair 4d adhesives tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'NO 9 93' A further strike alongside. Southampton Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1901 2d registered stationery envelope (H2) addressed to Germany franked 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'AP 4 01' A further strike alongside. Registration label on the reverse. London transit and receiving cancellation.
1901 1d stationery envelope addressed to Holland uprated 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied 'CASTRIES' c.d.s. 'MR 3 01' Scarce octagonal 'LIGNE A PAQ R No 2' d/s on the front '4 MARS 01' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1944 Censored airmail envelope addressed to London from P.O. Box 1000 Jewish internee Camp. Franked single 5c and four 20c adhesives tied 'GENERAL POST OFFICE MAURITIUS' 'PASSED BY / CENSOR / MAURITIUS/ B4' struck in violet.
1927 registered envelope addressed to Berlin franked single 6d and a vertical pair 1/2d 'Admiral' adhesive tied 'REGISTERED RHODESIA' c.d.s. '23 OC 27' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1926 registered advertising envelope "Hotel Cecil" addressed to Edinburgh franked 6d 'Admiral' tied 'REGISTERED BULAWAYO' c.d.s. '1 JUN 26' 15mm tear at top left
1918 Censored South African 1d stationery stationery card with message headed 'Thahana Morena' addressed to Paris cancelled 'TSOLOANE BASUTOLAND' c.d.s. '17 DEC 18' 'PASSED / 41 / CENSOR' struck in violet. A very late censor usage, from a rare postal agency.
1947 3d registered stationery envelope (H2) on very heavy Manila paper , under left side of flap colourless embossing reading 'GIRDER UNTEARABLE MANILIA/LION (coat of arms) BRAND/BRITISH MAKE' Franked block of six 1/2d adhesives tied 'VIEUX-FORT' c.d.s. '28 JA 47' A further strike above. A very rare usage.
1880 entire addressed to Messina franked Great Britain 1/2d (plate 20) and a 2d (plate 15) tied by two strikes 'MALTA A25' duplex 'MY 29 80' 'MESSINA' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1900 envelope addressed to Bloemfontein franked 1d adhesive tied 'BURGHERSDORP C.G.H.' c.d.s. 'JA 17' year omitted, a further strike alongside. On the reverse a fine strike of the 'R.P.V. NOORD O.V.S.' c.d.s. '22 JAN 00' This T.P.O. operated between Norvalspont and Bloemfontein. Burghersdorp was in occupation by the Republican forces in January 1900
1914 registered envelope addressed to Sussex franked marginal horizontal strip 1d engraved adhesives tied 'NORTH SYDNEY' c.d.s. '4 MR 14' with a further strike below, receiving cancellation on the reverse. A seldom seen registered usage.
1899 envelope addressed to Sydney Australia franked horizontal pairs 1/2d, 2d & 1d adhesives overprinted 'PROVISIONAL GOVT' cancelled 'APIA' c.d.s. 'DE 8 99' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1900 envelope with enclosed letter headed '"MSS Morara" at sea between Auckland and Samoa' Franked German 20pf adhesive tied 'APIA KDpG' c.d.s. '15 6 00' Addressed to Wokingham, receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1897 1d stationery card with message uprated 1/2d adhesive addressed to Germany, tied 'APIA' c.d.s. 'APR 21 97' 'N.Z. MARINE P.O. R.M.S. ALAMEDA' c.s.s. '22 APR 94' struck in red, this colour was in use January to July 1897
1894 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Port of Spain franked 1d adhesive tied 'CEDROS TRINIDAD' c.d.s. 'DE 23 94' A futher strike alongside, receiving cancellation on the front.
1894 registered On Her Majesty's Service envelope from General Post Office addressed to Germany franked 4d & 1/2d adhesive tied 'REGISTRATION TRINIDAD' c.d.s. 'AU 23 94' A further strike below, receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1897 1a stationery card with message addressed to Germany cancelled 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST / OST / AFRIKANISCHE HAUPTLINIE /e' c.d.s. '10 12 97' Carried on The Admiral to Hamburg, receiving cancellation on the front.
1931 taxed envelope addressed to Zanzibar franked 1c & 10c K.U.T. adhesives tied 'NAIROBI' c.d.s. '26 JA 31' 'T' in black circle. On arrival 6c postage due applied tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. 'JA 29 31' A further strike on the reverse.
1900 envelope from The German Consul Zanzibar' with consulate red wax seal addressed to Berlin. Franked '2 1/2 ANNA ZANZIBAR' on French '10c' adhesive tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '8 SEPT 00' A further strike alongside. Receiving cancellation on the front.
1900 postcard addressed to Germany franked vertical pair '1/2 ANNA ZANZIBAR' on French '5c' adhesives tied 'ZANZIBAR' c.d.s. '27 MARS 00' A further strike alongside. 'LA REUNION A MARSEILLE LV No 2' octagonal d/s '27 MARS 00'
1902 postcard addressed to Austria franked 1a adhesive tied indistinct Zanzibar squared circle d/s/ On the front a fine strike of the 'VIIK KRIEGSMARINE / S.M.S. ZENTA' c.d.s. '24 11 02' The Austrian warship called at Zanzibar in November 1902 on the return from China to Europe.
1891 German 10pf stationery card with message headed and dated 'Zanzibar 3 Juli 1891' addressed to Germany cancelled 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST / OST- / AFRIKANNISCHE / HAUPTLINIE / b' c.d.s. '3 7 91' Light vertical central fold.
1891 '10 CENTIMOS' on ONE PENNY' stationery postcard with message headed and dated 'Mogador 9 February 1891' The card was carried to Tangier to steamer where it entered the mails cancelled 'TANGIER A26' duplex 'FE 15 91' Addressed to Germany with Gibraltar and receiving cancellations on the front.
1895 15c Gibraltar stationery card headed 'S.M.S. Kaiserin Augusta Tangier' A German naval vessel addressed to Kiel cancelled 'TANGIER A26' duplex '21 JY 95' Gibraltar transit and receiving cancellations. Small corner fold top right corner.