(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.
1892 (16/12) 7½c. postal stationery card uprated with two horizontal pairs of 1883-90 2½c. yellow-orange, sent registered to Mulheim, Germany, the stamp image cancelled by square circle Weltevreden date stamp and the pairs by ‘1’ numeral lozenge; without arrival, fine appearance.
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.
1926 (20 JY) registered picture postcard ‘Hotel New Colonial’ of Nassau to Sweden franked 1920 ‘Peace’ 2d. and 3d. tied Nassau cds, registration label over despatch cancel but tied oval New York transit, with another strike tying 2d., unclear arrival cancel at base.
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.