(Crash Mail) 1938 (19 MR) airmail cover to Rotterdam, Holland franked block of six 1937 6c. with Monrovia date stamps. The aeroplane “Ville de Toulouse” struck a peak in the Pyrense with four-line dated handstamp applied (Nierinck N.380323); some damage to envelope and one stamp faulty.
1909 Waterlow & Sons Ltd perforated proof for the 5c. elephant value in unissued colours, a sheetlet of 9 with each stamp overprinted with small punch hole. One of the two sheets found in the Waterlow stock of line perforated with imperf horizontally between stamps. The central stamp also shows extra shading below elephant’s head. Very fine unused without gum.
1930 (26.11.) registered picture postcard (of elephant at night) to Switzerland franked 5c. on 2b., pair 10c. on 1a. and a 2L. tied 'MOGADISCIO' cds, registration label at top, arrival cds at base. Fine condition.
Selangor 1895 Appendix Native States perforated colour trials, each 'tiger' stamp with 10c. value and 'elephants' with $1, each trial has manuscript proposed value for that colour, at base "Approved for All Nation States 6 Amy 1895". A fine and important appendix sheet that has been severed for purposes of display, unique.