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Latvia official mail 1877

Latvia official mail 1877

Official folded letter from Riga to the Pastor of the German Lutheran Church Symposium, Wolmar, b/s Riga 11 June 1877, with cachet of the Symposium

GB Free Frank undated c 1775

GB Free Frank undated c 1775

Complete outer wrapper of a Free Frank, no text, to Thomas Lister MP in London; on front red FREE in circle (SG pmks 1A/2) on reverse two line WOOD/STOCK (SG pmks 3/6D) and Bishop Mark 29/MR (SG pmks 1/3); signed on reverse Mr Gore: a fine earlier example of the FREE system

GB – LONDON: 1877 COVER TO FRANCE.

GB - LONDON: 1877 COVER TO FRANCE.

1877 SG 141 plate 6 cancelled by a LONDON N district duplex dated 30.AU.77 and there is an ANGL. BOULOGNE postmark dated 31.AOUT.77 and a partial BOULOGNE SUR MER postmark on the reverse.

Austria First Flight to New York 1969

40g, 60g, 1s UPU issue (SG1175–1177) on 1st flight Vienna–Brussels–New York via Boeing 707 jet, 1 April 1959; registered airmail, stamps cancelled with large special cachet; on reverse block of 4 SG 1538; arrival cds Jamaica, N.Y. A.M.F Kennedy, 1 April 1969

Austria first flight to Budapest 1974

75th anniversary UPU set of 3 40g, 60g, 1s (SG 1175–1177) on special mini-sheet for the 100th year of the UPU, on 1st flight Vienna–Budapest “Aerofila 74”; plus UPU Centenary (SG 1719–20) & 1s definitive; registered; b/s 24 October 1974 Budapest; a curious mixture

USA Night Letter Sheet telegram 1927

USA Night Letter Sheet telegram 1927

A Night Lettergram by the Postal Telegraph & Cable Company, franked with 2c Washington + 2c Seward’s Alaska Purchase commemorative (SG 377); local correspondence in Los Angeles, 1 February 1927; attractive and very unusual

GB 1d red plate 51

GB 1d red plate 51

1d red (SG 42) plate 51 lettered C1, Alphabet IV hand engraved letters; from Cheltenham to Cirencester, 16 December 1861; fine example on business letter, cancelled duplex 177; concerning East Gloucestershire Railway; cat £80+ on cover

Denmark to Ireland, 1945, doubly censored

Denmark to Ireland

Denmark 3 x 15o portrait issue + 2 x 20o pictorial, cancelled Copenhagen 20 July 1945, to Dublin; opened by Censors and resealed with censor’s sealing tape by Denmark and Britain; tied with circular cachet crown 377 of Denmark; British ‘Opened by Examiner 6936’; no b/s

Italy Hotel Envelope 1915

Italy Hotel Envelope 1915

Patriotic illustrated hotel envelope with 5 x 25c Victor Emmanuel definitives (SG 77), registered; from Palermo to Lucerne 15 August 1915; h/s ‘Bologna Posta Estera’; b/s Bologna Posta Estera 15.8.15 & arrival cds d/r bridged Luzern 18 Aug 15.rn

GB Registered to Brazil 1936, misrouted & returned

GB Registered to Brazil 1936

GB KGV photogravure issue ½d, 1d, 1½d, 2½d (SG 439-441,443) on manilla envelope, registered, to a hotel in Brazil; m/s “if not called for in 10 days please return”; “Huntingdon 7735” registration crossed out and re-entered; m/s “V. VERSO” and h/s “OUT OF COURSE 1.S.”, and m/s “received”; b/s Huntindon registered 9 January 1936 & on return 2 March 1936, and at Copacabana 12 January; age faults but an attractive postal history item