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NORTHERN RHODESIA - 1934 NORTHERN RHODESIA - 1934 'OFFICIAL PAID/NORTHERN RHODESIA' use of OHMS cover to UK at LUSAKA.

1934 (JUL.27.) use of long stampless OHMS envelope addressed to UK cancelled by LUSAKA/ NORTHERN RHODESIA cds and struck twice by the scarce OFFICIAL PAID/NORTHERN RHODESIA h/s. BROKEN HILL transit b/s.

£65.00
RHODESIA - 1893 1 1/2d RHODESIA - 1893 1 1/2d 'Mashonaland' PSC uprated to UK at BULAWAYO. H&G 6.

1893 1 1/2d 'Mashonaland' postal stationery postcard addressed to UK (some light age marks) bearing additional 1d 'arms' adhesive tied BULAWAYO/RHODESIA and dated MY.7.98. H&G 6.

£200.00
NEW GUINEA (N.W.P.I.) - 1917 2d (fault) rate NEW GUINEA (N.W.P.I.) - 1917 2d (fault) rate 'PASSED BY CENSOR RABAUL' cover to Australia.

1917 (JAN.1) use of O.H.M.S. envelope (146x90mm) addressed to Australia bearing 'N.W.P.I' 2d grey adhesive (corner fault) tied RABAUL with superb violet oval crowned PASSED CENSOR /RABAUL h/s at left & b/s'd THE TREASURY/1.JAN.17/RABAUL.

£185.00
NEW GUINEA - 1938 1d and 2 1/2d (x3) NEW GUINEA - 1938 1d and 2 1/2d (x3) 'OS' adhesives on registered cover to UK.

1938 (OCT.8.) registered cover to UK (opened a little roughly on reverse) bearing 1d 'OS' and 2 1/2d (x3) 'OS' overprinted adhesives (SG 042+045) tied RABAUL.

£80.00
GIBRALTAR - 1952 GIBRALTAR - 1952 'FLEET MAIL OFFICE/GIBRALTAR' registered cover to UK.

1952 registered cover addressed to UK bearing GB un-overprinted 2 1/2d and 3d 'UPU' adhesives tied by BRITISH FLEET MAIL/15 cds's. The cover arrived at Gibraltar and had additional stamps applied with 1/2d tied by blue boxed FLEET MAIL OFFICE/GIBRALTAR h/s dated 24.JUN.52 and a 1/2d Coronation issue is alongside dated the following day prior to being forwarded to UK.

£50.00
ASCENSION - 1901 use of GB 1d lilac cancelled ASCENSION.  SG Z7.ASCENSION - 1901 use of GB 1d lilac cancelled ASCENSION. SG Z7.

1901 (MR.14.) use of GB un-overprinted 1d lilac adhesive cancelled by near complete ASCENSION cds. SG Z7.

£75.00
ASCENSION - 1889 use of GB 4d green and brown (fault) on piece cancelled ASCENSION.  SG Z13.ASCENSION - 1889 use of GB 4d green and brown (fault) on piece cancelled ASCENSION. SG Z13.

1889 (JY.10.) use of GB un-overprinted 4d green and brown adhesive (corner fault) on small manilla piece cancelled by complete ASCENSION cds. SG Z13.

£150.00
CEYLON - 1916 15c rate CEYLON - 1916 15c rate 'OPENED BY THE CENSOR' cover to USA used at MOUNT LAVINIA.

1916 (MAY.17.) cover addressed to USA bearing 5c (x3) tied by barred MOUNT LAVINIA cds with stamp selvage paper at top edge used as a censor strip and struck by violet s/l OPENED BY THE CENSOR handstamp with additional violet boxed CENSOR/COLOMBO strike at lower left.

£40.00
CEYLON - 1916 15c rate CEYLON - 1916 15c rate 'OPENED BY THE CENSOR' cover to USA.

1916 (AUG.18.) cover addressed to USA bearing 15c adhesive tied by barred COLOMBO roller strike with stamp selvage paper at top edge used as a censor strip and struck by violet s/l OPENED BY THE CENSOR handstamp with additional violet boxed CENSOR/COLOMBO strike at lower left.

£35.00
GAMBIA - 1912 uprated 2d RPSE to Switzerland used at MacCARTHY ISLAND.  H&G 2b.GAMBIA - 1912 uprated 2d RPSE to Switzerland used at MacCARTHY ISLAND. H&G 2b.

1912 2d ultramarine on cream registered postal stationery envelope (size H) addressed to Switzerland (vertical fold) bearing 2d and 2 1/2d adhesives tied by oval REGISTERED/ MAC CARTHY ISLAND cancels dated 12.MY.20. Very scarce use of this stationery at MacCarthy Island. H&G 2b.

£165.00
NIGERIA - 1944 6d rate NIGERIA - 1944 6d rate 'PASSED PP/27' censor cover to USA used at LAGOS.

1944 (JA.3.) cover addressed to USA bearing 6d adhesive tied by light LAGOS/NIGERIA cds struck by black-violet crowned octagonal PASSED/ PP/27 censor handstamp.

£45.00
ZANZIBAR - 1964 2c to 20/- (SG 394-409) series handstamped JAMHURI 1964 on registered cover.ZANZIBAR - 1964 2c to 20/- (SG 394-409) series handstamped JAMHURI 1964 on registered cover.

1964 (MR.2.) registered cover bearing the 5c to 20/- series (SG 394-409) handstamped JAMHURI 1964 in black and cancelled REG/ZANZIBAR.

£45.00
ANTIGUA - 1954 local cover bearing Leeward Island 1 (SG 114a) tied ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA.ANTIGUA - 1954 local cover bearing Leeward Island 1 (SG 114a) tied ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA.

1954 (FE.5.) locally addressed cover bearing the Leeward Islands 'key plate' 1 purple and black on carmine (SG 114a) tied by ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA cds.

£165.00
ANTIGUA - 1952 local cover bearing Leeward Island 1 (SG 114c) used at ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA.ANTIGUA - 1952 local cover bearing Leeward Island 1 (SG 114c) used at ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA.

1952 (MR.24.) locally addressed cover bearing the Leeward Islands 'key plate' 1 violet and black on scarlet (SG 114c) tied by ST.JOHNS/ANTIGUA cds.

£125.00
LEEWARD ISLANDS - 1945 1 LEEWARD ISLANDS - 1945 1 'key plate' mint showing 'JOINED PEARLS' variety. SG 114b.

1945 1 brown-purple and black on salmon 'key plate' adhesive (SG 114b) in fine mint condition showing the JOINED PEARLS variety from stamp 2/HPF2a.

£75.00
SUDAN - 1941 SUDAN - 1941 'PASSED BY CENSOR/No.1065' censored postcard used to UK from FPO 174.

1941 (NO.3.) use of picture postcard addressed to UK bearing 5m adhesive tied by FIELD POST OFFICE/174 cds with red crowned boxed PASSED BY CENSOR/No.1065 h/s at left (Stagg type 380) and blue oval DEPUTY CHIEF FIELD/CENSOR mark below. Stagg does not record the '1065' censor use.

£50.00
BAHRAIN - 1953 1 1/2a rate local cover used at MUHARRAQ S.O./BAHRAIN.BAHRAIN - 1953 1 1/2a rate local cover used at MUHARRAQ S.O./BAHRAIN.

1953 (MY.5.) cover addressed locally to Manama bearing 1 1/2a (SG L3) tied by scarcer MUHARRAQ S.O./BAHRAIN cds.

£45.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine PSC to Germany used at Mombasa.  H&G 8.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine PSC to Germany used at Mombasa. H&G 8.

1896 1c carmine on buff postal stationery postcard addressed to Germany (genuine use) cancelled by bridge type MOMBASA cds dated 25.JA.1902. Aden transit cds at left. H&G8.

£45.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2 1/2a orange PSE unused with MISSING STOP AFTER AFRICA.  H&G 4.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2 1/2a orange PSE unused with MISSING STOP AFTER AFRICA. H&G 4.

1896 2 1/2a orange on white postal stationery envelope of India in fine unused condition overprinted BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA in blue and showing the variety MISSING STOP AFTER AFRICA. Unlisted by Minns. H&G 4.

£120.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2a red-brown RPSE unused SPECIMEN.  H&G 4.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2a red-brown RPSE unused SPECIMEN. H&G 4.

1896 2a red-brown on cream registered postal stationery envelope (size F) in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 4.

£50.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a + 1/2a yellow green PSRC unused.  H&G 9.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a + 1/2a yellow green PSRC unused. H&G 9.

1896 1/2a+1/2a yellow green on cream postal stationery reply type postcard in fine unused condition. H&G 9.

£35.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a yellow green PSC unused.  H&G 7.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a yellow green PSC unused. H&G 7.

1896 1/2a Yellow-green on buff postal stationery postcard in fine unused condition. H&G 7.

£18.00
BASUTOLAND - 1961 surcharge and postage due combination registered cover to Germany.BASUTOLAND - 1961 surcharge and postage due combination registered cover to Germany.

1961 (25.VIII.) registered cover addressed to Germany bearing 1/2c on 1/2d (x2), 1c on 1d, 2c on 2d (x2), 5c on 6d and 10c on 1/- surcharges tied in combination with 1c on 1d, 2c on 2d (x2) and 5c on 2d 'postage dues' by MORIJA/BASUTOLAND cds's. A scarce and unusual usage of these dues as postage.

£50.00
JAMAICA - 1935 JAMAICA - 1935 'M/s KUNGSHOLM' 3d rate maritime PAQUEBOT KINGSTON cover (worm holed) to USA.

1935 (MR.5.) cover addressed to USA bearing 3d adhesive tied PAQUEBOT KINGSTON/JAMAICA and handstamped at lower left by violet two lined PAQUEBOT/ m/s KUNGSHOLM maritime handstamp. Some worm damage at left edge and on reverses side.

£25.00
K.U.T. - 1935 5c rate local cover used at KABETE/KENYA.K.U.T. - 1935 5c rate local cover used at KABETE/KENYA.

1935 (AP.30) cover addressed locally bearing 5c adhesive tied by KABETE/KENYA cds. (Proud type D2).

£75.00
K.U.T. - 1936 75c rate cover to Switzerland used at BABATI.K.U.T. - 1936 75c rate cover to Switzerland used at BABATI.

1936 (FE.26) cover to Germany bearing 'GV' 5c, 15c, 15c (x2) & 20c (x2) adhesives tied by scarce BABATI cds. (Proud type D2-limited use). Strip of German 'ZOLLAMTLICH GEOFFNET' (Opened by..) labels on reverse side tied PLAUEN.

£65.00
K.U.T.- 1938 1c brown and chocolate U/M imprint block of 8 with DAMAGED VALUE TABLET.  SG 131ac.K.U.T.- 1938 1c brown and chocolate U/M imprint block of 8 with DAMAGED VALUE TABLET. SG 131ac.

1938 1c black and chocolate brown in a fine unmounted mint bottom 'Thomas De La Rue & Company Limited London' imprint block of eight showing the DAMAGED VALUE TABLET on Row 9/6 from Plate 2-2. SG 131ac.

£45.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2 1/2a blue PSE unused SPECIMEN.  H&G 5.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 2 1/2a blue PSE unused SPECIMEN. H&G 5.

1896 2 1/2a blue on white laid paper postal stationery envelope in fine unused condition (type a) overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 5.

£50.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a + 1/2a yellow green PSRC unused SPECIMEN.  H&G 9.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2a + 1/2a yellow green PSRC unused SPECIMEN. H&G 9.

1896 1/2a + 1/2a yellow green on buff postal stationery reply type postcard in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 9.

£45.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine PSC unused SPECIMEN.  H&G 8.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine PSC unused SPECIMEN. H&G 8.

1896 1a carmine on buff postal stationery postcard in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 8.

£35.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a + 1a carmine PSRC unused SPECIMEN.  H&G 10.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a + 1a carmine PSRC unused SPECIMEN. H&G 10.

1896 1a+1a carmine on buff postal stationery reply type postcard in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 10.

£45.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2d yellow green postal stationery wrapper SPECIMEN.  H&G 3.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1/2d yellow green postal stationery wrapper SPECIMEN. H&G 3.

1896 1/2a yellow green on buff postal stationery wrapper in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 3.

£45.00
BREITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine postal stationery wrapper SPECIMEN.  H&G 4.BREITISH EAST AFRICA - 1896 1a carmine postal stationery wrapper SPECIMEN. H&G 4.

1896 1a carmine on buff postal stationery wrapper in fine unused condition overprinted SPECIMEN diagonally. H&G 4.

£45.00
GAMBIA - 1941 1 1/2d rate GAMBIA - 1941 1 1/2d rate 'PASSED BY CENSOR/No.2700' cover to UK used at BATHURST.

1941 (MY.13.) cover addressed to UK bearing 1 1/2d adhesive tied BATHURST/GAMBIA and with violet crowned triangular PASSED BY/CENSOR/No.2700 h/s at lower left. Only one previous cover recorded with the '2700' censor by the WASC. Type A200. Manuscriptly signed below.

£45.00
TRANSJORDAN - 1933 multi franked registered cover to UK bearing pictorial issues used at AMMAN.TRANSJORDAN - 1933 multi franked registered cover to UK bearing pictorial issues used at AMMAN.

1933 (MR.24.) registered cover addressed to UK bearing 1m,2m,3m,15m and 50m adhesives from the 1933 pictorial series (SG 208-210, 214+216) tied by large oval AMMAN REGISTERED cancels with blue on white perforated R/AMMAN/No. registered label at left.

£120.00
TRANSJORDAN - 1934 2m,3m + 5m (x2) pictorials on cover to UK used at AMMAN.TRANSJORDAN - 1934 2m,3m + 5m (x2) pictorials on cover to UK used at AMMAN.

1934 (JA.3.) cover addressed to UK (light central fold) bearing the 2m,3m and 5m pair of the 1933 Pictorial definitive series (SG 209,10+12) tied by AMMAN cds. These are most elusive stamps to find on cover.

£80.00
TRANSJORDAN - 1938 inward underpaid cover from UK with 10m TRANSJORDAN - 1938 inward underpaid cover from UK with 10m 'Postage Due' added at AMMAN.

1938 inward cover from UK (ex part of reverse flap) addressed to '521364' Earl at W/T. Section of the Royal Air Force at Amman and being under-paid having hexagonal tax mark applied with 10m scarlet (SG D192) postage due added on arrival and cancelled by AMMAN cancel dated 21.FE.38. A rare use of this due on cover.

£200.00
TRANSJORDAN - 1932 TRANSJORDAN - 1932 'FPO/574' ACTIVE SERVICE honour envelope to UK censored by RAF at AMMAN.

1942 (DE.2.) green on buff 'A.F.W3078 ACTIVE SERVICE' green cross honour envelope addressed to UK cancelled by FIELD POST OFFICE/574 cds with blue boxed RAF/CENSOR/149 h/s at left known to have been used at RAF Amman. A scarce use of this honour envelope in Transjordan.

£185.00
TRANSJORDAN - 1940 use of ACTIVE SERVICE honour envelope to UK censored by RAF from AMMAN.TRANSJORDAN - 1940 use of ACTIVE SERVICE honour envelope to UK censored by RAF from AMMAN.

1940 use of green cross ACTIVE SERVICE honour envelope addressed to UK marked 'Via Alla - Littoria' and bearing 10m and 15m adhesives tied by weak AMMAN cancels and struck by crowned circle PASSED BY/R.A.F./CENSOR/No.4 h/s in blue ink. Very scarce.

£250.00
CEYLON - 1947 CEYLON - 1947 'INSURED' registered 'AR' cover to India used at COLOMBO.

1947 (1.VIII.) registered cover addressed to India bearing 50c and 1r adhesives on reverse side tied by COLOMBO REGISTERED cds's. Marked in manuscript 'Insured Rs 50/-' and with scarce black on deep red INSURED/VALEUR DECLAREE label applied and struck by black boxed 'A.R.' (Avis Reception) h/s. The cover could not be delivered and has violet boxed INCONNU/(NOT KNOWN) strike with boxed D.L.O./MADRAS b/s. Red on buff UNCLAIMED/LETTER label applied struck by boxed DEAD LETTER OFFICE/MADRAS h/s.

£125.00
MALTA - 1950 (circa) MALTA - 1950 (circa) 'COUPON' label in blue in a fine unused marginal block of four.

1950 (circa) COUPON in blue in a fine ungummed marginal block of four on 'SO' watermarked paper issued by the Maltese Government for motoring after the war.

£85.00
MALTA - 1950 (circa) MALTA - 1950 (circa) 'SERVICE' label in a fine unused marginal block of four.

1950 (circa) SERVICE COUPON in red in a fine ungummed marginal block of four on 'SO' watermarked paper issued by the Maltese Government for motoring services after the war.

£85.00
MALAYA (Straits Settlements) - 1943 27c on 15c blue RPSE unused with KANJI h/s for Jap Occupation.MALAYA (Straits Settlements) - 1943 27c on 15c blue RPSE unused with KANJI h/s for Jap Occupation.

1943 27c on 15c dark blue on cream registered postal stationery envelope of Straits Settlements (size G) in unused condition (just a hint of damp and with a few glue marks on reverse) handstamped by red Kanji handstamp for use by the Japanese Occupation Forces.

£120.00
MALAYA (Negri Sembilan) - 1942 15c dark blue RPSE unused with KANJI h/s for Japanese Occupation.MALAYA (Negri Sembilan) - 1942 15c dark blue RPSE unused with KANJI h/s for Japanese Occupation.

1942 15c dark blue on cream registered postal stationery envelope of Negri Sembilan (size G) in unused condition overprinted with red vertical Kanji handstamp for use by the Japanese Occupation Forces. Very scarce. H&G 5.

£225.00
MALAYA (Perak) - 1944 15c dark blue RPSE unused with red KANJI h/s for Japanese Occupation.MALAYA (Perak) - 1944 15c dark blue RPSE unused with red KANJI h/s for Japanese Occupation.

1944 15c dark blue on cream registered postal stationery envelope of Perak (size G) in unused condition (flap previously adhered to envelope but opened and now with adhesion remains) handstamped by red vertical KANJI handstamp for the use by the Japanese Occupation Forces. ISC RE15.

£95.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 'No.2 TANGANYIKA INTERNMENT CAMP' German Internee cover to Germany.

1942 stampless cover addressed to Germany cancelled by scarce oval No.2 TANGANYIKA INTERNMENT CAMP/SALISBURY S.RHODESIA h/s and struck by violet crowned octagonal PASSED DE/23 h/s. Sent via South Africa with red on cream bilingual censor strip on reverse tied by crested 'E' h/s used at Cape Town. Germany circular 'Ab' strike applied on arrival.

£165.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 3a (x2) on registered cover to Zanzibar used at MOMBASA.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 3a (x2) on registered cover to Zanzibar used at MOMBASA.

1895 (DEC.23) registered cover addressed to Zanzibar bearing a superb fresh top marginal pair of the 3a black on dull red adhesive overprinted BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA (SG 37) tied by fine squared circle MOMBASA cds's. Black 'R' in oval on front and neat 'thimble' type ZANZIBAR/ REG arrival b/s. A very rare cover.

£450.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 4r ultramarine used FORNIER forgery.  SG 46.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 4r ultramarine used FORNIER forgery. SG 46.

1895 4r ultramarine FOURNIER forgery adhesive overprinted BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA cancelled by bogus cancel and struck by small lettered FAUX handstamp. SG 46.

£15.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 1a grey black PSC unused.  H&G 4.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 1a grey black PSC unused. H&G 4.

1895 1a grey black on cream postal stationery postcard overprinted BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA in unused condition. A few light tone spots. H&G 4.

£30.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1893 1a grey black PSC SPECIMEN.  H&G 2.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1893 1a grey black PSC SPECIMEN. H&G 2.

1893 1a grey black on cream postal stationery postcard in unused condition handstamped SPECIMEN in violet. Some light edge marks. H&G 2.

£50.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 1/2a brown PSC unused.  H&G 3.BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 1/2a brown PSC unused. H&G 3.

1895 1/2a brown on white postal stationery postcard in fine unused condition ovpt'd in three lines BRITISH/EAST/AFRICA. H&G 3.

£35.00
GREAT BRITAIN - 1940 (circa) GREAT BRITAIN - 1940 (circa) 'Britian Delivers the Goods/Thanks to the British Navy' patriotic label

1940 (circa) 'Britian Delivers the Goods/Thanks to the British Navy' patriotic label printed in reddish violet (160x105mm) with bi-lingual translations in black on reverse.

£25.00
AUSTRALIA - 1916 2 1/2d AUSTRALIA - 1916 2 1/2d 'SPECIMEN' and 8d 'OS' adhesives on piece used at LORD HOWE ISLAND.

1916 (DE.27.) piece addressed to New Zealand bearing Australian NSW 2d adhesive overprinted SPECIMEN in red alongside 8d lilac rose overprinted 'O.S.' and each cancelled by neat s/r LORD HOWE ISLAND/NSW cds's. Very unusual use of the 'Specimen' stamp so used.

£80.00
AUSTRALIA - 1930 2d rate cover to Sydney used at LORD HOWE ISLAND.AUSTRALIA - 1930 2d rate cover to Sydney used at LORD HOWE ISLAND.

1930 (FE.4.) cover addressed to Sydney bearing Australian 2d red 'head' adhesive tied by the large s/r LORD HOWE ISLAND/NSW cds.

£75.00
AUSTRALIA - 1931 2 1/2d rate cover to UK used at LORD HOWE ISLAND.AUSTRALIA - 1931 2 1/2d rate cover to UK used at LORD HOWE ISLAND.

1931 (FE.22.) cover addressed to UK bearing Australian 1d green 'head' adhesive alongside 1 1/2d 'Stuart Explorer' tied by small sized LORD HOWE ISLAND/NSW cds.

£75.00
IRAQ - 1933 15f rate local cover used at NAJAF.IRAQ - 1933 15f rate local cover used at NAJAF.

1933 (FE.5.) cover addressed to Iran bearing 5f grey (x3) adhesives on reverse tied by scarce NAJAF cds (Proud type KD3) wand with BAGHDAD transit and TEHERAN arrival.

£65.00
IRAQ - 1922 inward uprated 1a PSE from India underpaid with IRAQ - 1922 inward uprated 1a PSE from India underpaid with 'BASRAH/UNPAID' h/s applied.

1922 1a brown on cream postal stationery envelope of India (size f) addressed inwards to a Major Keirxander at Busrahcancelled by BOMBAY No.12 cds dated 28.JLY.30. (H&G 13). The cover was underpaid having circular 'T' tax mark applied and on arrival black boxed POSTAGE DUE/ANNAS h/s with '2' inserted in red manuscript. (Proud type UP8). BASRAH transit and neat MAQIL arrival backstamps with scarce octagonal BASRAH/8.AUG.30/UNPAID strike. (Proud type UP20-Previously only one recorded in his handbook).

£110.00
IRAQ - 1923 3a on 1 1/2pi surcharged cover to France used at BAGDAD.IRAQ - 1923 3a on 1 1/2pi surcharged cover to France used at BAGDAD.

1923 (FEB.21.) cover addressed to France bearing 3a on 1 1/2pi adhesive (SG 6) tied by BAGDAD cds.

£65.00
IRAQ - 1915 WW1 IRAQ - 1915 WW1 'PASSED/D/CENSOR' field service cover to UK sent via FPO 308 in Basra.

1915 (JL.17.) stampless cover addressed to UK marked 'Field Service' in manuscript and cancelled on reverse by FPO 308 cds used at Basra with violet d/r PASSED/D/CENSOR h/s on front.

£50.00
MOROCCO AGENCIES - 1907 40c on 4d green and chocolate overprinted SPECIMEN.  SG 117s.MOROCCO AGENCIES - 1907 40c on 4d green and chocolate overprinted SPECIMEN. SG 117s.

1907 40c on 4d green and chocolate brown in mint condition struck by curved SPECIMEN handstamp at top. Scarce item. SG 117s.

£50.00
AUSTRALIA  (South Australia) - 1911 OHMS local pre-printed cover with AUSTRALIA (South Australia) - 1911 OHMS local pre-printed cover with 'QV' 4d perforated 'S.A.'.

1911 (MY.31.) use of red on cream registered O.H.M.S. pre-printed envelope for use by the Education Department bearing 2d violet adhesive of 'QV' perforated 'S.A.' and cancelled by ADELAIDE/STH.4.AUS cds. Light central fold.

£85.00
PAPUA - 1935 registered first day cover to UK of the PAPUA - 1935 registered first day cover to UK of the 'Silver Jubilee' series at PORT MORESBY.

1935 (JY.9) registered cover to UK marked 'First Day of Issue' & bearing the Silver Jubilee series set of four (SG 150-53) tied by PORT MORESBY/PAPUA cds's.

£28.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 'OAS' stampless 'PASSED CENSOR/A B./No.4' cover to UK used at GUINEA FOWL.

1942 (JUL.20.) stampless cover addressed to UK marked 'On Active Service' cancelled by GUINEA FOWL/S.RHODESIA cds with violet crowned oval OFFICIAL FREE/AIR TRAINING GROUP h/s and struck by violet PASSED/CENSOR/A B./No.4 h/s. Complete with original contents.

£50.00
MALTA - 1942 stampless OAS MALTA - 1942 stampless OAS 'No.65/PASSED BY CENSOR' cover to UK.

1942 (FE.27.) use of stampless cover to UK marked 'On Active Service' cancelled by VALLETTA/ MALTA cds and with black on white ARMY FORM W.3424/OPENED/BY/CENSOR label at left and struck by green triangular crown No.65/PASSED BY CENSOR h/s.

£40.00
JAMAICA - 1916 WWI inward censored cover from Jamaican troops stationed in Egypt.JAMAICA - 1916 WWI inward censored cover from Jamaican troops stationed in Egypt.

1916 inward stampless cover sent from FIELD POST OFFICE/F.2 with triangular PASSED BY CENSOR/No.3591 h/s applied and with KINGSTON/JAMAICA roller arrival b/s dated JAN.11.17. A scarce use by Jamaican Forces stationed at Abbasia in Egypt during WW1.

£65.00
INDIA (Gwalior) - 1934 9p green uprated PSC to USA used at MANDSAU. H&G 18.INDIA (Gwalior) - 1934 9p green uprated PSC to USA used at MANDSAU. H&G 18.

1934 9 pies green postal stationery postcard of India overprinted GWALIOR and addressed to USA. Bears additional 3ps and 1/2a adhesives tied MANDSAU. Apparently underpaid as a US 'postage due' 2c stamp applied on arrival. H&G 18.

£45.00
AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1/2d brown PSC used locally at NANNINE/W.A.  H&G 6.AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1/2d brown PSC used locally at NANNINE/W.A. H&G 6.

1894 1/2d brown on thick white card postal stationery postcard addressed to Perth cancelled by scarce s/r NANNINE/W.A. cds dated JU.26.9. H&G 6.

£150.00
AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1d brown uprated PSC used locally at CUE/W.A.  H&G 6.AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1d brown uprated PSC used locally at CUE/W.A. H&G 6.

1894 1/2d brown on thick white card postal stationery postcard addressed to Victoria bearing additional 1d 'swan' adhesive and tied by s/r CUE/W.A. cds dated OC.17.96. H&G 6.

£85.00
AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1/2d brown PSC used locally at HAY STREET/EAST PERTH. H&G 6.AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1894 1/2d brown PSC used locally at HAY STREET/EAST PERTH. H&G 6.

1894 1/2d brown on cream postal stationery postcard addressed locally and cancelled by scarce s/r HAY STREET/EAST PERTH cds dated FE.1.99. H&G 6.

£100.00
AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1879 1d blue uprated PSC to UK used at BRIDGETOWN/W.A.  H&G 2.AUSTRALIA (Western Australia) - 1879 1d blue uprated PSC to UK used at BRIDGETOWN/W.A. H&G 2.

1879 1d blue on cream postal stationery postcard (thick) addressed to UK bearing additional 1/2d swan tied by BRIDGETOWN/W.A. cds dated OC.10.99 struck in blue ink. SHIP MAIL ROOM transit b/s. H&G 2.

£85.00
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - 1938 (JY.30.) use of BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - 1938 (JY.30.) use of 'GV' 1 1/2d+2d cancelled by rare ANAGADA cds.

1938 (JY.30.) use of 'GV' 1 1/2d and 2d adhesives joined on part piece by near complete d/r ANAGADA cds. A very rare cancel genuinely used.

£60.00
BECHUANALAND - 1940 use of 1d pair at BECHUANALAND - 1940 use of 1d pair at 'S.A.R. & H/099' railway strike of Francistown.

1940 (22.6.) use of 'KGVI' 1d pair (SG 119) by near complete strike of the scarce violet boxed S.A.R. & H/ 099 railway strike of Francistown.

£40.00
CAYMAN ISLANDS - 1935 OHMS cover to UK struck by red CAYMAN ISLANDS - 1935 OHMS cover to UK struck by red 'OFFICIAL PAID/CAYMAN ISLANDS' cds.

1935 (AU.27.) use of long OHMS manilla cover registered to UK and cancelled by scarce red d/r OFFICIAL PAID/CAYMAN ISLANDS cds. KINGSTON/JAMAICA transit b/s.

£120.00
ST.VINCENT - 1930 1d rate cover to UK used at STUBBS.ST.VINCENT - 1930 1d rate cover to UK used at STUBBS.

1930 (OC.16.) cover addressed to UK bearing 1/2d green marginal pair tied by s/r STUBBS cds's. A scarce village use.

£135.00
TONGA - 1935 (circa) TIN CAN MAIL cover with rare TONGA - 1935 (circa) TIN CAN MAIL cover with rare 'SHOW YOUR APPROVAL OF THE NEW SERVICE' label.

1935 (circa) use of 'U.S.S. Co.' monogrammed flap manila envelope addressed locally to W.G.Quensell (Postmaster) and sent stampless bearing a host of the different coloured TIN CAN mail cachets on the front and reverse sides. The cover is marked 'Per Monowai' which was a ship of the Union Stamp Ship Company that called at Tonga in 1935 during its summer cruise. Some edge faults but a significent important cover as it bears the very scarce dark blue on blue SHOW YOUR APPROVAL/ OF THE NEW SERVICE/USE THE AIR MAIL label on reverse tied by one of the cachets.

£285.00
ZANZIBAR - 1918 20c on 12c surcharged RPSE (size J) fine unused.  H&G 7a.ZANZIBAR - 1918 20c on 12c surcharged RPSE (size J) fine unused. H&G 7a.

1918 20c red surcharge on 12c dark violet on ceam registered postal stationery envelope (size J) in fine unused condition. A scarce envelope. H&G 7a.

£80.00
TRANSVAAL - 1902 2 1/2d grey PSE of GB registered, censored and uprated at MACHADODORP. TRANSVAAL - 1902 2 1/2d grey PSE of GB registered, censored and uprated at MACHADODORP.

1902 (FE.1.) use of 'GB' unoverprinted 2 1/2d light grey-blue on cream postal stationery envelope registered to UK bearing 1/2d on 2d E.R.I. adhesive (x10) plus 1d E.R.I. (fault) tied by various MACHADODORP cds's and with violet triangular PASSED/CENSOR/PRETORIA h/s. H&G 11.

£85.00
TRANSVAAL - 1902 TRANSVAAL - 1902 'FPO/19' cover to UK bearing 'GB' un-overprinted QV 1/2d green pair.

1902 (JA.21.) cover addressed to UK (central fold) bearing GB 'QV' 1/2d blue-green adhesive pair tied by FIELD POST OFFICE/BRITISH ARMY S.AFRICA/19 cds's. A scarcer use of these adhesives at Rietfontein near Pretoria during the Boer War.

£45.00
TRANSVAAL - 1900 1d carmine PSC to Germany used at PRETORIA and with PASSED PRESS CENSOR h/s.TRANSVAAL - 1900 1d carmine PSC to Germany used at PRETORIA and with PASSED PRESS CENSOR h/s.

1900 1d Carmine & green on buff postal stationery postcard addressed to Germany & cancelled by PRETORIA cds dated 10.JAN.02 with triangular PASSED/PRESS/CENSOR/PRETORIA h/s at right. H&G 10.

£25.00
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.

1909 (JUN.8.) Exchange Bill to 'Wilsons Of Glasgow and Trinidad Limited' bearing GB 2/- FOREIGN BILL adhesive and grey TWO SHILLINGS 'General Duty' embossed stamp of GB overprinted TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Barefoot 6) tied by red TRINIDAD & TOBAGO/STAMP DUTY seal.

£35.00
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.

1909 (JAN.27.) Exchange Bill to 'Wilsons Of Glasgow and Trinidad Limited' bearing GB 3d FOREIGN BILL adhesive and grey SIX PENCE 'General Duty' embossed stamp of GB overprinted TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Barefoot 4) tied by red TRINIDAD & TOBAGO/STAMP DUTY seal.

£35.00
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1909 use of Exchange Bill bearing embossed general duty adhesives.

1909 (FEB.22.) Exchange Bill to 'Wilsons Of Glasgow and Trinidad Limited' bearing GB 4/- FOREIGN BILL adhesive and grey ONE SHILLING and THREE SHILLINGS 'General Duty' embossed stamp of GB overprinted TRINIDAD & TOBAGO (Barefoot 4) tied by red TRINIDAD & TOBAGO/STAMP DUTY seal.

£40.00
K.U.T. - 1943 use of illustrated K.U.T. - 1943 use of illustrated 'XMAS GREETINGS' air letter censored to UK from APO 81.

1943 (8.XII.) use of illustrated 'JAMBO' coloured 'XMAS GREETINGS/BY AIR MAIL' letter sheet addressed to UK bearing 5c and 20c adhesives tied by d/r E.A./APO 81 and with violet boxed crested R.A.F./CENSOR 74 h/s at lower left. Inside depicts 'Greetings from/Jambo/East Africa'.

£85.00
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1894 5/- maroon mint pair. SG 113.TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - 1894 5/- maroon mint pair. SG 113.

1894 5/- maroon adhesive in a fine mint horizontal pair. An under-rated stamp and scarce in a multiple. SG 113.

£80.00
K.U.T. - 1916 use of K.U.T. - 1916 use of 'OAS' cover to S.Rhodesia struck by 'N.E.POSTAL CENSOR/MOMBASA' h/s.

1916 use of stampless cover addressed to Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia marked 'On Active Service' and struck on the front by three lined N.E./POSTAL CENSOR/MOMBASA h/s in green (Hoffman type 10) with FPO No.24 b/s (Nairobi) and SALISBURY/S.RHODESIA wavy lined arrival dated 29.2.16. Opened roughly at top edge but complete with original contents.

£65.00
INDIA - 1939 1a red PSE uprated to USA censored from TANAKPUR and struck TOO LATE.INDIA - 1939 1a red PSE uprated to USA censored from TANAKPUR and struck TOO LATE.

1939 1a red on cream postal stationery envelope addressed to USA bearing 3ps (x2) and 1a (x2) adhesives tied by TANAKPUR cds'sd with red on white OPENED BY CENSOR/1C crested label at right tied by triangular PASSED BY/CENSOR/C 12 h/s and struck by black boxed TOO LATE handstamp.

£55.00
HONG KONG - 1902 10c rate cover to Italy used at VICTORIA.HONG KONG - 1902 10c rate cover to Italy used at VICTORIA.

1902 (MR.19.) cover addressed to Italy bearing 'QV' 10c ultramarine adhesive tied by VICTORIA/HONG KONG cds.

£85.00
BURMA - 1919 use of Indian 1/2a green PSE uprated to USA at RANGOON.BURMA - 1919 use of Indian 1/2a green PSE uprated to USA at RANGOON.

1919 (MAY.2.) use of Indian 1/2a green 'GV' postal stationery envelope addressed to USA bearing Indian 1a adhesive pair on reverse flap and cancelled by RANGOON GPO/SORTING cds's.

£30.00
SOUTH AFRICA - 1942 inward SOUTH AFRICA - 1942 inward 'OAS' stampless censored cover with RECEIVED FROM/H.M.SHIPS cds.

1942 stamples 'On Active Service' inward cover to Air Force House in Pretoria cancelled by s/r RECEIVED FROM/H.M.SHIPS cds dated 2.FE.42 and struck at lower left by blue 'tomb' stone type FROM H.M.SHIP/PASSED BY CENSOR h/s. P.C.90/OPENED BY/EXAMINER 2583 censor label at right with '51-2103 G & F Ltd' imprint at top. Its origin is uncertain.

£45.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 (circa) inward SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1942 (circa) inward 'PASSED DE/19' censored cover from Mozambique.

1942 (circa - date unclear) inward cover from Mozambique to Salisbury with red octagonal crowned PASSED/ DE/19 censor handstamp applied on front on arrival.

£35.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1943 3d rate meter mark stampless SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1943 3d rate meter mark stampless 'DE/19' censored cover to USA.

1943 (30.III.) stampless cover addressed to USA cancelled by red SALISBURY/3d meter mark with red on cream P.C.90/OPENED BY EXAMINER censor label at left with J.48689-H.6505- D.9820-20,000L.-24.2.43 imprint at top (Little type IIIKb - but not recorded with this imprint). A scarce unrecorded censor item.

£80.00
SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1943 3d rate meter mark stampless SOUTHERN RHODESIA - 1943 3d rate meter mark stampless 'DE/16' censored cover to USA.

1943 (12.IV.) use of stampless cover addressed to USA cancelled by red SALISBURY 3d meter mark with blank censor strip at left tied by red crown octagonal PASSED/ DE/16 h/s on front. (Little type VA). The blank labels are rare.

£65.00
GOLD COAST - 1908 use of internal GOLD COAST - 1908 use of internal 'Free' stampless cover to Sekondi sent from VICTORIABORG.

1908 (JUL.22.) stampless cover addressed locally to Sekondi marked 'Free' and cancelled by d/r VICTORIABORG/GOLD COAST cds. The envelope was sent from Government House and is pre-printed to that effect on reverse side. Complete with original contents. 'T' tax mark applied to reverse side but no tax applied. A scarce internal official 'Free' cover.

£85.00
SUDAN - 1921 2 1/2pi olive brown uprated RPSE to UK used at FPO/174.  H&G 7/8.SUDAN - 1921 2 1/2pi olive brown uprated RPSE to UK used at FPO/174. H&G 7/8.

1921 2 1/2pi olive brown on cream postal stationery envelope addressed to UK bearing additional 5m and 2pi adhesives tied by FIELD POST OFFICE/174 cds's dated 23.OC.40 with 5m 'Army Service' stamp below but uncancelled. Violet boxed PASSED BY CENSOR/No.1001 crowned h/s at left. Sent from the 2nd Bn. West Yorkshire Regt stationed at Khartoum. H&G 7/8.

£75.00
ST.VINCENT - 1938 2 1/2d black and blue in a fine mint complete sheet of 60.  SG 153a.ST.VINCENT - 1938 2 1/2d black and blue in a fine mint complete sheet of 60. SG 153a.

1938-47 2 1/2d Blue black & blue green 'KGVI' adhesive in a fine BRADBURY WILKINSON & CO LD. NEW MALDEN.SURREY. ENGLAND mint imprint pane of 60. SG 153a.

£8.00
ST.HELENA - 1936 2d ST.HELENA - 1936 2d 'Badge Of Colony' rate cover to UK.

1936 (MY.11.) cover addressed to UK bearing 2d 'badge of colony' adhesive (SG 100) tied by ST.HELENA cds.

£45.00
ST.HELENA - 1923 1 1/2d rose-red PLATE 1 corner mint pair with CLEFT ROCK variety.  SG 99c.ST.HELENA - 1923 1 1/2d rose-red PLATE 1 corner mint pair with CLEFT ROCK variety. SG 99c.

1923 1 1/2d rose-red in a fine mint corner marginal PLATE 1 pair showing the CLEFT ROCK variety from Row 5/1. SG 99c.

£80.00
PAPUA - 1919 1d/4d surcharge and 4d adhesives on cover to USA used at PORT MORESBY.PAPUA - 1919 1d/4d surcharge and 4d adhesives on cover to USA used at PORT MORESBY.

1919 (SEP.6.) cover addressed to USA bearing monochrome 4d adhesive tied in combination with ONE PENNY on 4d surcharge (SG 88+109) by PORT MORESBY/PAPUA cds's. The surcharge stamps are scarce used on cover. Sent at the 5d rate.

£85.00
PALESTINE - 1944 13m rate PALESTINE - 1944 13m rate 'KK/22' censored postcard use to Russia struck RETOUR/PARTI.

1944 (OC.5.) use of 'blank' type postcard addressed to Russia (scarce) bearing 13m adhesive tied by HAIFA cds. The card is struck by sexagonal PALESTINE/PASSED BY/CENSOR/No. H 57 h/s (Little type 2B2) but with additional crowned PASSED/ KK/22 strike alongside (Little type 3a) in violet. Various Russian arrival marks but the card could not be delivered and was returned and struck by black boxed RETOUR/PARTI instructional strike.

£65.00
PALESTINE - 1932 13 mils ochre on cream RPSE (size G) uprated to UK used at JERUSALEM.  H&G 5.PALESTINE - 1932 13 mils ochre on cream RPSE (size G) uprated to UK used at JERUSALEM. H&G 5.

1932 13 mils ochre on cream registered postal stationery envelope (size G) addressed to UK bearing additional 5m and 13m adhesives tied by light oval REGISTERED/ JERUSALEM cancel dated 28.SP.35. H&G 5.

£55.00