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Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. magenta letter card, ‘Circular Quay/ Sydney’ with sky, fine unused.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. magenta letter card, ‘Circular Quay/ Sydney’ with sky, fine unused.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. magenta letter card, ‘Circular Quay/ Sydney’ with sky, fine unused.

£50
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. purple brown letter card, ‘Railway Sleepers, Queensland’ used with full message.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. purple brown letter card, ‘Railway Sleepers, Queensland’ used with full message.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. purple brown letter card, ‘Railway Sleepers, Queensland’ used with full message.

£45
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. red  letter card, ‘Rundle St, Adelaide’, no sky retouch, uprated used with damaged stamp, short message.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. red  letter card, ‘Rundle St, Adelaide’, no sky retouch, uprated used with damaged stamp, short message.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1914-18 Die I 1d. red letter card, ‘Rundle St, Adelaide’, no sky retouch, uprated used with damaged stamp, short message.

£55
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1917 1d. purple ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1917 1d. purple ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1917 1d. purple ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.

£40
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1918 1d. grey-green ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1918 1d. grey-green ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1918 1d. grey-green ‘sideface’, Die I letter card, ‘Albert Bridge Queensland’, used from Eudunda S.A.

£40
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1920s 2d. orange  letter card, ‘Hawkesury River, N.S.W.’, white surfaced paper with grey-green interior, cto used with Melbourne cds for U.P.U. distribution. A scarce card.
Australia (Picture Stationery) 1920s 2d. orange  letter card, ‘Hawkesury River, N.S.W.’, white surfaced paper with grey-green interior, cto used with Melbourne cds for U.P.U. distribution. A scarce card.
Australia

(Picture Stationery) 1920s 2d. orange letter card, ‘Hawkesury River, N.S.W.’, white surfaced paper with grey-green interior, cto used with Melbourne cds for U.P.U. distribution. A scarce card.

£125
GIBRALTAR (Picture Stationery) 1938 King George VI 2d postal stationery letter card with fine illustration on reverse, diagonally overprinted SPECIMEN; very fine unused.
GIBRALTAR (Picture Stationery) 1938 King George VI 2d postal stationery letter card with fine illustration on reverse, diagonally overprinted SPECIMEN; very fine unused.
GIBRALTAR

(Picture Stationery) 1938 King George VI 2d postal stationery letter card with fine illustration on reverse, diagonally overprinted SPECIMEN; very fine unused.

£155
Gibraltar (Postal Stationery) 1880 Great Britain Half Penny stationery card to Malaga cancelled by A26 duplex; some slight tone spotting.
Gibraltar

(Postal Stationery) 1880 Great Britain 'Half Penny' stationery card to Malaga cancelled by A26 duplex; some slight tone spotting.

£135
British Levant (Postal Stationery) 1880 Great Britain 1d. stationery card to British Post Office, Cairo cancelled by full and fine ‘C’ obliterator, British Post Office Constantinople index A cds alongside, reverse with Alexandria and Suez cancels; some pinholes.
British Levant

(Postal Stationery) 1880 Great Britain 1d. stationery card to British Post Office, Cairo cancelled by full and fine ‘C’ obliterator, British Post Office Constantinople index A cds alongside, reverse with Alexandria and Suez cancels; some pinholes.

£75
Grenada (Postal Stationery) 1881 One Penny and Penny Halfpenny with three lines of text as opposed to the four in the essays, fine unused (H&G 1-2)
Grenada (Postal Stationery) 1881 One Penny and Penny Halfpenny with three lines of text as opposed to the four in the essays, fine unused (H&G 1-2)
Grenada

(Postal Stationery) 1881 One Penny and Penny Halfpenny with three lines of text as opposed to the four in the essays, fine unused (H&G 1-2)

£95
British Levant (Postal Stationery) 1883 Great Britain 1d. stationery card to Brighton cancelled by full and fine ‘C’ obliterator, British Post Office Constantinople index A cds at base
British Levant

(Postal Stationery) 1883 Great Britain 1d. stationery card to Brighton cancelled by full and fine ‘C’ obliterator, British Post Office Constantinople index A cds at base

£65
Gibraltar (Postal Stationery) 1884 Great Britain Half Penny stationery card to Tanger cancelled by A26 duplex, Tangier arrival cds at centre; fine and fresh condition.
Gibraltar

(Postal Stationery) 1884 Great Britain 'Half Penny' stationery card to Tanger cancelled by A26 duplex, Tangier arrival cds at centre; fine and fresh condition.

£165
Hong Kong (Postal Stationery) 1890s 4c. grey stationery card with fine hand-painted colour image of Junk and Fort; fine unused.
Hong Kong (Postal Stationery) 1890s 4c. grey stationery card with fine hand-painted colour image of Junk and Fort; fine unused.
Hong Kong

(Postal Stationery) 1890s 4c. grey stationery card with fine hand-painted colour image of Junk and Fort; fine unused.

£48
British Levant (Postal Stationery) 1894 Great Britain 1d. part printed stationery card to London cancelled by fine British Post Office Constantinople index C cds, arrival to left; fine condition
British Levant

(Postal Stationery) 1894 Great Britain 1d. part printed stationery card to London cancelled by fine British Post Office Constantinople index C cds, arrival to left; fine condition

£65
Falkland Islands (Postal Stationery) 1913 1d. red on blue letter card very fine unused.
Falkland Islands

(Postal Stationery) 1913 1d. red on blue letter card very fine unused.

£65
Canada (Prince Edward Island) 1872 (March) cover from Charlottetown to London, franked at the 8c. rate to pay for the faster Cunard service via New York by 1872 1c. brown-orange (2) and 3c. rose (2) tied by barred and dotted obliterator, London arrival. Slight faults including creasing but a unique and important cover. Any cover to the UK with the 1872 cents issueis very rare, but this is the only recorded example of the 8c. rate. RPS Cert (1984), Ex Brassler.
Canada

(Prince Edward Island) 1872 (March) cover from Charlottetown to London, franked at the 8c. rate to pay for the faster 'Cunard' service via New York by 1872 1c. brown-orange (2) and 3c. rose (2) tied by 'barred and dotted' obliterator, London arrival. Slight faults including creasing but a unique and important cover. Any cover to the UK with the 1872 'cents' issueis very rare, but this is the only recorded example of the 8c. rate. RPS Cert (1984), Ex Brassler.

£1295
Hong Kong (Prisoner of War) 1915 1c. postal stationery card to Shanghai cancelled with double-ring cds, to left faint triangular Prisoner of War cachet and PASSED BY CENSOR handstamp below, repeated on reverse. Printed Christmas New Year greeting.
Hong Kong (Prisoner of War) 1915 1c. postal stationery card to Shanghai cancelled with double-ring cds, to left faint triangular Prisoner of War cachet and PASSED BY CENSOR handstamp below, repeated on reverse. Printed Christmas New Year greeting.
Hong Kong

(Prisoner of War) 1915 1c. postal stationery card to Shanghai cancelled with double-ring cds, to left faint triangular Prisoner of War cachet and PASSED BY CENSOR handstamp below, repeated on reverse. Printed Christmas New Year greeting.

£375
Gibraltar (Registered Stationery) 1888 2d. envelope, size G,  to Birmingham uprated three 2˝d. cancelled Registered oval date stamps, London transit at base, reverse with arrival cds just tying image; envelope opened-out for display
Gibraltar

(Registered Stationery) 1888 2d. envelope, size G, to Birmingham uprated three 2˝d. cancelled Registered oval date stamps, London transit at base, reverse with arrival cds just tying image; envelope opened-out for display

£55
Gibraltar (Registered Stationery) 1893 20c. envelope, size G, to Amsterdam uprated three 25c. cancelled Registered oval date stamps,arrival backstamp.
Gibraltar

(Registered Stationery) 1893 20c. envelope, size G, to Amsterdam uprated three 25c. cancelled Registered oval date stamps,arrival backstamp.

£55
Gibraltar (Registered Stationery) 1894 20c envelope, size F,  to Boston, USA uprated with 50c. cancelled Registered oval date stamps, London transit to right, reverse with New York transit and arrival tying the stamp image
Gibraltar (Registered Stationery) 1894 20c envelope, size F,  to Boston, USA uprated with 50c. cancelled Registered oval date stamps, London transit to right, reverse with New York transit and arrival tying the stamp image
Gibraltar

(Registered Stationery) 1894 20c envelope, size F, to Boston, USA uprated with 50c. cancelled Registered oval date stamps, London transit to right, reverse with New York transit and arrival tying the stamp image

£75