Showing items in category Ceylon, sorted by newest listed first.
|CEYLON - 1940 1r rate censored cover to Belgium with INSUFFICIENTLY PAID FOR h/s.|
1940 (APR.1.) cover addressed to Belgium (opened on 2 sides) bearing 1r adhesive tied COLOMBO but struck below by INSUFFICIENTLY PAID FOR/…….AIR SERVICE handstamp in black and with scarce black on salmon/buff H/OPENED BY CENSOR label at left. Morenweiser type 2H.
|CEYLON - 1919 'CEYLON TELEGRAPHS' form used at COLOMBO.|
1919 (FE.12) use of 'CEYLON TELEGRAPHS/TELEGRAM' form addressed locally & cancelled by C.T.O./COLOMBO cds with violet PASSED/COLOMBO/CENSOR h/s. TELEGRAM/TO OPEN, CUT HTIS SIDE label at top similarly cancelled. A scarce piece of stationery.
|CEYLON - 1920 3c green PSC to Germany uprated with 6c adhesive at PETTAH. H&G 55.|
1920 3c green on greyish white postal stationery postcard addressed to Germany bearing additional 6c adhesive tied by PETTAH cds dated 20.MR.22. Black 'T' tax mark applied below with '30c'inserted in blue manuscript. H&G 55.
|CEYLON - 1915 6c deep rose PSE uprated to UK used at COLOMBO.|
1915 6c deep rose on white postal stationery envelope (size g) addressed to UK (two folds) bearing additional 20c (x2) 'Coronation' adhesives on front and 2c (x2) 'Pictorial' issues on reverse flap tied by COLOMBO cds's dated 3.AU.33. Government Printing Office albino impressed imprint under flap.
|CEYLON - 1942 'FORMULA' RPSE to India used at NEGOMBO with 'AR' marking. |
1942 (MY.5.) use of FORMULA type registered postal stationery envelope (size G) addressed to India (some slight faults) bearing 10c and 25c 'pictorial' adhesives tied to the reverse side by NEGOME cds and struck on the front by black boxed 'A.R.' (Avis Reception) handstamp/ PASSED/DHQ/5 censor mark applied on arrival.
|CEYLON - 1932 use of black ON/H.M./S card uprated to USA from COLOMBO.|
1932 (MY.25.) use of black on cream ON/H.M./S. official service postal stationery postcard with pre-printed reverse for 'Colombo Observatory' use addressed to USA and bearing additional 2c and 10c adhesives (for external sending) tied COLOMBO/FOREIGN.