(German Post Offices) 1898 colour picture postcard of Shnaghai to Munich franked 1c. Coiling Dragon tied Pa Kua handstamp with Shanghai Local Post index E cds on front, additionally franked 10c 45 degree overprint tied Shanghai cds, arrival cds bottom left. The 1c is additionally tied two-line HOTEL DES COLONIES/SHANGHAI; fine condition
(Picture Postal Stationery) Late 1890s 1 Penny carmine and green card entitled Greetings from Pretoria with image The Post Office. This view is in fact, shown on another postcard as being not of Pretoria, but is of the Royal Hotel in Church Street, Potchefstroom. Fine unused
(Picture Stationery - Hotel) 1895 10c. Umberto card Arona-Magadino to Berlin, Prallanza straight-line italic handstamp at centre. The front of card bears image inscribed Hotel Du Dauphin/ Isola – Bella, some slight toning as often with this card.