(German Post Offices) 1901 (2/2) 10pf unoverprinted Reichpost stationery card, uprated unoverprinted 20pf registered to Halensee cancelled Peking Deutsche Post cds, registration label bottom left, redirected to Rome with final arrival backstamp. Reverse with hand-painted image. Very fine, scarce registered Petschili item.
(German Post Offices) 1901 (29/10) registered picture postcard to Pola franked 10pf and 20pf tied Peking Deutsche Post cds, registration label bottom left, arrival top left and framed ‘PIROSCAFI ESTERO’ showing arrival in Italy by foreign ship.
1902 Hong Kong postcard bearing mixed franking with China 1897 Empress Dowager, Small Surcharge 10c. on 6ca and 1898 Coiling Dragon 4c. making up 14c. registered rate, the 4c. tied by bilingual Foochow cds and the Dowager only by framed I.P.O., which also tie the Hong Kong stamps which are also tied Registered G.P.O. Hong Kong cds, very fine foochow registration handstamp at centre. Fine, clean condition.
1904 (2 Oct) registered picture postcard of Russo-Japanese War to Boston, USA, franked 1900-03 4c. carmine and 1903 Falcon 5c. vertical pair tied Chemulpo Coree cds, registration handstamp at top with manuscript number, violet San Francisco transit (Oct 26) and arrival date stamp (Oct 31); good condition.
1905 registered Norwegian picture postcard of ‘Nordlandfahrt der Hamburg-Amerika Linie’, written from Accra to Germany bearing single franking 1s., blue manuscript and black handstamped ‘R’, Plymouth and London registered transits at bottom left and arrival cds by stamp; some slight corner bumbps, mostly fine and unusual.
1907 registered picture postcard from Peking to Vienna franked Coiling Dragons 2c pair and a 10c. tied Peking cds, registered handstamp below 2c pair, Shanghai transits of Chinese and French Post Office, Yokohama A Marseille maritime cancel and arrival cds. Scarce registered picture postcard.
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.