(Somalia) 1927 incoming underfrankd cover from Bombay, India bearing circular-framed T handstamp and crayon "20c" charge, arrival cds on front whilst on reverse 20c on 2c lion affixed as a postage due and tied cds; fine and rare usage.
1852 (March 20) entire date lined from Moscow to Mobile, Ala bearing oval framed ‘Steam/ 5’ handstamp, at centre a good example of red oval Frank Lyon handstamp illustrated with a lion. A fine example of this handstamp used on the Tombigbee River, Ex. Eggen.
1885 (4 Oct) cover to Switzerland franked 1884 5c., type A, bottom marginal pair with inscription cancelled with unclear cancel which may be the same as the Asuncion cds that ties the pair, reverse with Buenos Aires transits, Locle arrival cds of 1.XII
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.
Eritrea 1925 (12 Set) cover to Asmara franked 10c. and 50c. on 5a. 'Lion' tied Adi Ugri cds repeated below, reverse with arrival cds. The envelope on reverse with printed backflap 'V Battaglione Indigeni D'Eritrea/ 3a Compagnia'; light vertical filing crease clear of stamps.