1883 (MR 13) small envelope to Hull bearing horizontal strip of four 1d. lilac-mauve plus one overprinted REVENUE tied by blurred ‘A09’ obliterators with Nevis despatch cds, arrival backstamp. An attractive and scarce mixed issue usage. Ex Besancon.
1891 (30 MY) 2d registration envelope uprated with three 1891 POSTAGE AND REVENUE d./1 on 2s orange (SG 44) plus Grenada Revenue 3d. key type, stamps each cancelled twice by Grenada D date stamps of 30 MY and 1 JU; some slight toning not detracting unduly.
1914 (6 Nov) internal cover to Guadalajara franked by revenue stamps overprinted MEXICO that have not been accepted, one has been removed, two violet handstamps ‘ESTAMPILLA DE DOCUMENTOS’ and straight-line ‘NO franqueado’, Post Office sealing label at top which is affected by a vertical filing crease.
1914 (Sept 19) cover to Victoria, Texas franked 2c. and 3c. Constitucionalista Revenues tied by Matehuala S.Luis Potosi cds, underfanked and framed “5” charge handstamp raised, arrival cds at base of Sep 14, handstamped ‘Unclaimed’ and ‘Advertised’ plus two-line date stamp of OCT 14, reverse with Victoria duplex cancel of Oct 12; roughly opened at top with part missing, stamp affected by crease.
1914 part parcel card for one gold bar from Tati Concessions Ltd to African Banking Corp, Bulawayo, franked Great Britain overprinted 2d. (5) and with late usage of 1888 pair of 2 shillings, all tied Francistown cds;fine and attractive.