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RUSSIA - Ukraine 1825 Outer letter sheet posted from Torino-Italy to St Petersburg baring on reverse four line special cachet of RADZIVILOV border post stating that the fee of 24 Kopek has to be collected from the recipient at St Petersburg. Rare and superb
RUSSIA - Ukraine 1825 Outer letter sheet posted from Torino-Italy to St Petersburg baring on reverse four line special cachet of RADZIVILOV border post stating that the fee of 24 Kopek has to be collected from the recipient at St Petersburg. Rare and superb
RUSSIA - Ukraine

1825 Outer letter sheet posted from Torino-Italy to St Petersburg baring on reverse four line special cachet of RADZIVILOV border post stating that the fee of 24 Kopek has to be collected from the recipient at St Petersburg. Rare and superb

£575
ITALY: (Sardinia) 1854 entire from St. Simon to La Roche franked 2nd issue 20c. tied by AIX LES BAINS date stamp. Obverse also bears two-line DOPO LA/PARTENZA (Too Late). On reverse, ANNECY transit cds.
ITALY: (Sardinia)

1854 entire from St. Simon to La Roche franked 2nd issue 20c. tied by AIX LES BAINS date stamp. Obverse also bears two-line 'DOPO LA/PARTENZA' (Too Late). On reverse, ANNECY transit cds.

£425
Russia  1873 Stampless registered envelope from Elgonskov to Leipzig, postage paid in cash - annotation at the back side. Front shows Prussian RECOMANDIRT and "AUS RUSSLAN / FRANCO - TOUT" handstamp. Nice and attractive cover
Russia  1873 Stampless registered envelope from Elgonskov to Leipzig, postage paid in cash - annotation at the back side. Front shows Prussian RECOMANDIRT and "AUS RUSSLAN / FRANCO - TOUT" handstamp. Nice and attractive cover
Russia

1873 Stampless registered envelope from Elgonskov to Leipzig, postage paid in cash - annotation at the back side. Front shows Prussian RECOMANDIRT and "AUS RUSSLAN / FRANCO - TOUT" handstamp. Nice and attractive cover

£75
Jamaica 1877 formula stationery card used within Kingston bearing red Jamaica Paid One Penny cds overstruck Kingston cds,  small black framed ‘ADVERTISED’ top centre, less clear red straight-line handstamp and framed Returned/ Letter Branch date stamp of 15.AU.77 (The first day of use as noted in Proud).
Jamaica

1877 formula stationery card used within Kingston bearing red Jamaica Paid One Penny cds overstruck Kingston cds, small black framed ‘ADVERTISED’ top centre, less clear red straight-line handstamp and framed Returned/ Letter Branch date stamp of 15.AU.77 (The first day of use as noted in Proud).

£85
INDIA (USED ABROAD) 1895 (DE 31) cover from BUSHIRE to Cairo franked on reverse by India 1892-96 2a.6p. yellow-green tied by fine large part strike of type Z16 ("C14") "BUSHIRE" squared circle (still clearly showing "E" complete) with two strikes of boxed "TOO LATE" above (applied at the Bushire P.O.). Bold "SUEZ" (27 1 96) and "CAIRE" (28 1 96) transit and arrival cds alongside. Some cover creases but desirable with the "TOO LATE" marking.
INDIA (USED ABROAD)

1895 (DE 31) cover from BUSHIRE to Cairo franked on reverse by India 1892-96 2a.6p. yellow-green tied by fine large part strike of type Z16 ("C14") "BUSHIRE" squared circle (still clearly showing "E" complete) with two strikes of boxed "TOO LATE" above (applied at the Bushire P.O.). Bold "SUEZ" (27 1 96) and "CAIRE" (28 1 96) transit and arrival cds alongside. Some cover creases but desirable with the "TOO LATE" marking.

£235
Hong Kong 1895 registered cover to Kings Lynn, Norfolk bearing single franking 30c. tied cds of uncertain index letter, circular framed registration to left, endorsed “Per French Mail”. Fine ‘Not to be found/ 48’S’ stepped handstamp and violet London cancel.
Hong Kong

1895 registered cover to Kings Lynn, Norfolk bearing single franking 30c. tied cds of uncertain index letter, circular framed registration to left, endorsed “Per French Mail”. Fine ‘Not to be found/ 48’S’ stepped handstamp and violet London cancel.

£695
Jamaica 1897 printed ˝d stationery card of Institute of Jamaica used within Kingston showing fine half circle TOO LATE handstamp at left; fine condition.
Jamaica

1897 printed ˝d stationery card of Institute of Jamaica used within Kingston showing fine half circle TOO LATE handstamp at left; fine condition.

£65
Samoa 1908 registered cover to Germany franked two 30pf. tied Suva,Fiji cds with another strike at top, framed POSTED OUT/ OF COURSE handstamp at right, London F.S. registration label applied top left, arrival backstamp. A fine mis-directed cover.
Samoa

1908 registered cover to Germany franked two 30pf. tied Suva,Fiji cds with another strike at top, framed POSTED OUT/ OF COURSE handstamp at right, London F.S. registration label applied top left, arrival backstamp. A fine mis-directed cover.

£315
North Borneo 1932 (Mar 20) United States postal stationery envelope from Pittsburg to Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia, forwarded as instructed (in manuscript top left) to North borneo, with large framed Rhodesian instructional handstamp and hand illustrated handstamp and two framed OVER handstamps, reverse with Salisbury cancel of 28 Apr, Bandojermasin transit of 9.6. and Jesselton B.N.B. cds of 22 Jun, red oval DEAD LETTER OFFICE/ SINGAPORE handstamp, two U.S. Dead Letter Office cancels of Aug 16 ad Nov 5.
North Borneo 1932 (Mar 20) United States postal stationery envelope from Pittsburg to Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia, forwarded as instructed (in manuscript top left) to North borneo, with large framed Rhodesian instructional handstamp and hand illustrated handstamp and two framed OVER handstamps, reverse with Salisbury cancel of 28 Apr, Bandojermasin transit of 9.6. and Jesselton B.N.B. cds of 22 Jun, red oval DEAD LETTER OFFICE/ SINGAPORE handstamp, two U.S. Dead Letter Office cancels of Aug 16 ad Nov 5.
North Borneo

1932 (Mar 20) United States postal stationery envelope from Pittsburg to Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia, forwarded as instructed (in manuscript top left) to North borneo, with large framed Rhodesian instructional handstamp and hand illustrated handstamp and two framed OVER handstamps, reverse with Salisbury cancel of 28 Apr, Bandojermasin transit of 9.6. and Jesselton B.N.B. cds of 22 Jun, red oval DEAD LETTER OFFICE/ SINGAPORE handstamp, two U.S. Dead Letter Office cancels of Aug 16 ad Nov 5.

£145
FRANCE: (Laos) 1961 envelope to VIENTIANE from Epsom, UK franked GB 6d. tied by slogan cancel. Obverse bears two-line violet cachet UNABLE TO FORWARD/SERVICE SUSPENDED.
FRANCE: (Laos)

1961 envelope to VIENTIANE from Epsom, UK franked GB 6d. tied by slogan cancel. Obverse bears two-line violet cachet 'UNABLE TO FORWARD/SERVICE SUSPENDED'.

£45
Sudan 932 cover from Khartoum to Gedaref franked 5m., Late Fee No Paid handstamp and framed T handstamp, 10m. Postage Due applied at bottom left with Gedarfe cds; some slight toning, scarce postage due cover.
Sudan

932 cover from Khartoum to Gedaref franked 5m., Late Fee No Paid handstamp and framed T handstamp, 10m. Postage Due applied at bottom left with Gedarfe cds; some slight toning, scarce postage due cover.

£385
New Zealand Incoming cover from London on DE 23/ 79 franked wing marginal 6d. gray, addressed to Dunedin and endorsed “Till called for”, arrival backstamp of 24 FE 80, UNCLAIMED straight-line handstamp and cds of same colour dated 9 JU and sent to Dead Letter Office at Wellington arriving JU 19 80. Some creasing at top affecting the stamp but still attractive.
New Zealand Incoming cover from London on DE 23/ 79 franked wing marginal 6d. gray, addressed to Dunedin and endorsed “Till called for”, arrival backstamp of 24 FE 80, UNCLAIMED straight-line handstamp and cds of same colour dated 9 JU and sent to Dead Letter Office at Wellington arriving JU 19 80. Some creasing at top affecting the stamp but still attractive.
New Zealand

Incoming cover from London on DE 23/ 79 franked wing marginal 6d. gray, addressed to Dunedin and endorsed “Till called for”, arrival backstamp of 24 FE 80, UNCLAIMED straight-line handstamp and cds of same colour dated 9 JU and sent to Dead Letter Office at Wellington arriving JU 19 80. Some creasing at top affecting the stamp but still attractive.

£55
Australia New South Wales: 1895 cover bearing pair 1d. Centennial tied by Singleton cds, addressed to Newcastle, undeliverable with framed UNCLAIMED and N.K.NEWCASTLE (Not Known Newcastle); various backstamps, part of backflap missing and small tears top left, but a fine example of this previously unrecorded handstamp.
Australia New South Wales: 1895 cover bearing pair 1d. Centennial tied by Singleton cds, addressed to Newcastle, undeliverable with framed UNCLAIMED and N.K.NEWCASTLE (Not Known Newcastle); various backstamps, part of backflap missing and small tears top left, but a fine example of this previously unrecorded handstamp.
Australia

New South Wales: 1895 cover bearing pair 1d. Centennial tied by Singleton cds, addressed to Newcastle, undeliverable with framed UNCLAIMED and N.K.NEWCASTLE (Not Known Newcastle); various backstamps, part of backflap missing and small tears top left, but a fine example of this previously unrecorded handstamp.

£75
CHINA Undated cover from CHEFOO to United States. The stamp had gone missing in transit and a three-line handstamp applied at Chicago reading "Postage Stamps Detached/Before Receipt at Foreign/Chicago, Ill  P.O." Without backstamps. An unusual cover.
CHINA

Undated cover from CHEFOO to United States. The stamp had gone missing in transit and a three-line handstamp applied at Chicago reading "Postage Stamps Detached/Before Receipt at Foreign/Chicago, Ill P.O." Without backstamps. An unusual cover.

£55
Australia Victoria 1893 1d. postal stationery envelope to Brunswick cancelled Melbourne Victoria duplex, arrival cds below this and framed UNCLAIMED AT BRUNSWICK and NOT KNOWN BY/ LETTER CARRIERS/ BRUNSWICK, reverse with manuscript "no such number West" and initialed; the backflap has been stuck down.
Australia

Victoria 1893 1d. postal stationery envelope to Brunswick cancelled Melbourne 'Victoria' duplex, arrival cds below this and framed UNCLAIMED AT BRUNSWICK and NOT KNOWN BY/ LETTER CARRIERS/ BRUNSWICK, reverse with manuscript "no such number West" and initialed; the backflap has been stuck down.

£75
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