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Bahamas (Ship Letter) 1864 incoming cover from Habana, Cuba franked 1r. with bar cancel and cds above and bearing fine example of the very rare SHIP-LETTER/ NASSAU cds, with manuscript “Unclaimed” and handstamped ‘ADVERTISED’; trivial corner fault to envelope, otherwise fine and attractive exampleBahamas (Ship Letter) 1864 incoming cover from Habana, Cuba franked 1r. with bar cancel and cds above and bearing fine example of the very rare SHIP-LETTER/ NASSAU cds, with manuscript “Unclaimed” and handstamped ‘ADVERTISED’; trivial corner fault to envelope, otherwise fine and attractive example

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Cuba / Ship letters

(Ship Letter) 1864 incoming cover from Habana, Cuba franked 1r. with bar cancel and cds above and bearing fine example of the very rare SHIP-LETTER/ NASSAU cds, with manuscript “Unclaimed” and handstamped ‘ADVERTISED’; trivial corner fault to envelope, otherwise fine and attractive example

£2250

Bahamas 1683 black and white map by Moreton Black entitled Isles Lucayes showing islands above Cuba and to East of Florida, Illustration 123 x 142mm.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Maps

1683 black and white map by Moreton Black entitled Isles Lucayes showing islands above Cuba and to East of Florida, Illustration 123 x 142mm.

£145

Great Britain 1859 (April 15) envelope from London to Nassau, Bahamas, addressed to a Lieut. MacKenzie, 1st W.I. Regt and franked at 6d. military post rate with 1855-57 issue tied by heavy barred cancel, annotated “Via Liverpool & New York”, reverse with blue undated Hyde Park cds.

Great Britain

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Great Britain / Transatlantic Mail

1859 (April 15) envelope from London to Nassau, Bahamas, addressed to a Lieut. MacKenzie, 1st W.I. Regt and franked at 6d. military post rate with 1855-57 issue tied by heavy barred cancel, annotated “Via Liverpool & New York”, reverse with blue undated Hyde Park cds.

£165

Bahamas 1860 (March 17) newspaper rate wrapper from Nassau to  Washington D.C. franked Great Britain perf 14 1d,, GL tied by ‘A05’ obliterator in black with double arc BAHAMAS on reverse, signed at top by ex-President “Franklin Pierce” for free franking privilege within the U.S.A. Crayon ‘2’ (cents) presumably not collected in deference to the es President (1853-57). A very rare rate and stamp used on an historic cover. Fragile state with some splitting. BPA Cert (1993). Ex ‘Staircase’ Spink 1999 and H. Wood.Bahamas 1860 (March 17) newspaper rate wrapper from Nassau to  Washington D.C. franked Great Britain perf 14 1d,, GL tied by ‘A05’ obliterator in black with double arc BAHAMAS on reverse, signed at top by ex-President “Franklin Pierce” for free franking privilege within the U.S.A. Crayon ‘2’ (cents) presumably not collected in deference to the es President (1853-57). A very rare rate and stamp used on an historic cover. Fragile state with some splitting. BPA Cert (1993). Ex ‘Staircase’ Spink 1999 and H. Wood.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Great Britain Used Abroad / USA

1860 (March 17) newspaper rate wrapper from Nassau to Washington D.C. franked Great Britain perf 14 1d,, GL tied by ‘A05’ obliterator in black with double arc BAHAMAS on reverse, signed at top by ex-President “Franklin Pierce” for free franking privilege within the U.S.A. Crayon ‘2’ (cents) presumably not collected in deference to the es President (1853-57). A very rare rate and stamp used on an historic cover. Fragile state with some splitting. BPA Cert (1993). Ex ‘Staircase’ Spink 1999 and H. Wood.

£2150

Bahamas 1870 manilla envelope to Belize, British Honduras endorsed “Via New York”, franked 4d. tied numeral obliterator, at left semi circular framed MISSENT TO NEW YORK and at centre two-line RETURNED FOR/POSTAGE, reverse with Bahamas despatch; a striking cover.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / USA / Missent Mail / Returned mail

1870 manilla envelope to Belize, British Honduras endorsed “Via New York”, franked 4d. tied numeral obliterator, at left semi circular framed MISSENT TO NEW YORK and at centre two-line RETURNED FOR/POSTAGE, reverse with Bahamas despatch; a striking cover.

£1750

Bahamas 1871 cover to Helena, Mont., USA bearing 1863-77 perf 12½ 4d. dull rose tied by clear‘A05’ numeral obliterator, reverse with Panama transit of British Post Office (NO 11), front with N.Y. Steamship 3 transit (NO 19), arrival cds at left (Dec 13), framed ‘ADVERTISED’ and ‘UNCLAIMED’ and straight-line NOT FOUND, reverse with blue DEAD LETTER OFFICE Feb 14Bahamas 1871 cover to Helena, Mont., USA bearing 1863-77 perf 12½ 4d. dull rose tied by clear‘A05’ numeral obliterator, reverse with Panama transit of British Post Office (NO 11), front with N.Y. Steamship 3 transit (NO 19), arrival cds at left (Dec 13), framed ‘ADVERTISED’ and ‘UNCLAIMED’ and straight-line NOT FOUND, reverse with blue DEAD LETTER OFFICE Feb 14

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / USA / Instructional Handstamps / Maritime

1871 cover to Helena, Mont., USA bearing 1863-77 perf 12½ 4d. dull rose tied by clear‘A05’ numeral obliterator, reverse with Panama transit of British Post Office (NO 11), front with N.Y. Steamship 3 transit (NO 19), arrival cds at left (Dec 13), framed ‘ADVERTISED’ and ‘UNCLAIMED’ and straight-line NOT FOUND, reverse with blue DEAD LETTER OFFICE Feb 14

£365

Bahamas 1876 Royal Victoria Hotel, Nassau printed illustrated envelope to New York franked 4d. chalon tied cds, straight-line Due 3 handstamp alongside. The envelope slightly reduced at side but still a fine early advertising coverBahamas 1876 Royal Victoria Hotel, Nassau printed illustrated envelope to New York franked 4d. chalon tied cds, straight-line Due 3 handstamp alongside. The envelope slightly reduced at side but still a fine early advertising cover

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Postage dues / Hotel / Advertising Covers

1876 'Royal Victoria Hotel, Nassau' printed illustrated envelope to New York franked 4d. 'chalon' tied cds, straight-line 'Due 3' handstamp alongside. The envelope slightly reduced at side but still a fine early advertising cover

£535

Bahamas 1883 cover to Buffalo, NY, redirected to New Haven bearing single-franking Watermark Crown CA, perf 12 4d. tied by ‘B’ obliterator, this being oversturck by Buffalo cork duplex, reverse with A/Bahamas cds, New York transit, Buffalo transit and arrival cds. The stamp has rounded bottom right corner and envelope a little roughly opened on reverse. Including the letter written on Dec 23rd from Royal Victoria Hotel.Bahamas 1883 cover to Buffalo, NY, redirected to New Haven bearing single-franking Watermark Crown CA, perf 12 4d. tied by ‘B’ obliterator, this being oversturck by Buffalo cork duplex, reverse with A/Bahamas cds, New York transit, Buffalo transit and arrival cds. The stamp has rounded bottom right corner and envelope a little roughly opened on reverse. Including the letter written on Dec 23rd from Royal Victoria Hotel.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1883 cover to Buffalo, NY, redirected to New Haven bearing single-franking Watermark Crown CA, perf 12 4d. tied by ‘B’ obliterator, this being oversturck by Buffalo cork duplex, reverse with A/Bahamas cds, New York transit, Buffalo transit and arrival cds. The stamp has rounded bottom right corner and envelope a little roughly opened on reverse. Including the letter written on Dec 23rd from Royal Victoria Hotel.

£95

Bahamas 1885 (JA 20) Penny Halfpenny stationery card to Dublin, Ireland cancelled by fine B obliterator, Bahamas cds far left, fine rare New York/ Havana Transit opera glasses transit, arrival cds; heavy central vertical crease, some adherence on reverse.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / USA / Bahamas / Ireland / Cuba / Postal Stationery

1885 (JA 20) 'Penny Halfpenny' stationery card to Dublin, Ireland cancelled by fine 'B' obliterator, Bahamas cds far left, fine rare New York/ Havana Transit 'opera glasses' transit, arrival cds; heavy central vertical crease, some adherence on reverse.

£215

Bahamas 1886 cover to Pikesville, Maryland, USA bearing single franking 4d. deep yellow tied by ‘B’ obliterator, reverse with B/Bahamas cds and New York ‘opera glasses’ transit.Bahamas 1886 cover to Pikesville, Maryland, USA bearing single franking 4d. deep yellow tied by ‘B’ obliterator, reverse with B/Bahamas cds and New York ‘opera glasses’ transit.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1886 cover to Pikesville, Maryland, USA bearing single franking 4d. deep yellow tied by ‘B’ obliterator, reverse with B/Bahamas cds and New York ‘opera glasses’ transit.

£85

Bahamas 1887 cover to New York bearing single franking 4d., perf 12, tied by B obliterator, reverse with Bahamas cds and New York Paid All opera glassesarrival; very slightly reduced at right otherwise good clean example.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1887 cover to New York bearing single franking 4d., perf 12, tied by 'B' obliterator, reverse with Bahamas cds and New York Paid All 'opera glasses'arrival; very slightly reduced at right otherwise good clean example.

£95

Bahamas 1889 (AU 30) On Her Majesty’s Service’ registered cover to Heidelberg, Germany franked 1863-80 6d. deep violet and 1882 perf 12 4d. cancelled ‘B’ obliterator, Registered Nassau cds in association, London transit additionally tying 4d. and arrival backstamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1965).Bahamas 1889 (AU 30) On Her Majesty’s Service’ registered cover to Heidelberg, Germany franked 1863-80 6d. deep violet and 1882 perf 12 4d. cancelled ‘B’ obliterator, Registered Nassau cds in association, London transit additionally tying 4d. and arrival backstamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1965).

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1889 (AU 30) On Her Majesty’s Service’ registered cover to Heidelberg, Germany franked 1863-80 6d. deep violet and 1882 perf 12 4d. cancelled ‘B’ obliterator, Registered Nassau cds in association, London transit additionally tying 4d. and arrival backstamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1965).

£1175

Bahamas 1894 2 Pence Halfpenny stationery envelope registered and uprated to England with pair 1d and a 2 1/2d. tied ‘AO5’ obliterators, oval framed R to left, Registered Liverpool transit; fine clean condition.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Postal Stationery

1894 2 Pence Halfpenny stationery envelope registered and uprated to England with pair 1d and a 2 1/2d. tied ‘AO5’ obliterators, oval framed R to left, Registered Liverpool transit; fine clean condition.

£55

Bahamas 1897 (MR 2) registered cover to Leicester, England bearing single franking 1898 1s. blue-green, wmk Crown CA, cancelled by ‘A05’ obliterator, fine red Registered Nassau and oval framed ‘R’, hooded London transit bottom right, arrival backstamp; fine example of quadruple rate, ex Davis.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Registered mail

1897 (MR 2) registered cover to Leicester, England bearing single franking 1898 1s. blue-green, wmk Crown CA, cancelled by ‘A05’ obliterator, fine red Registered Nassau and oval framed ‘R’, hooded London transit bottom right, arrival backstamp; fine example of quadruple rate, ex Davis.

£145

Bahamas 1897 registered cover to Germany franked 4d. and 6d. tied cancelled by fine ‘A05’ obliterator, red framed ‘R’ handstamp with Registered Nassau cds top left, London transit at right and Baden Baden arrival backstamp.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1897 registered cover to Germany franked 4d. and 6d. tied cancelled by fine ‘A05’ obliterator, red framed ‘R’ handstamp with Registered Nassau cds top left, London transit at right and Baden Baden arrival backstamp.

£115

Bahamas 1914 (6 Aug) 1d. postal stationery card registered to Hannover additionally franked ½d. (2) and 1d. tied Nassau cds, manuscript registration and ‘R’ handstamp, oval New York transits front and back, arrival cds towards bottom left; fine condition.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Postal Stationery / Registered mail

1914 (6 Aug) 1d. postal stationery card registered to Hannover additionally franked ½d. (2) and 1d. tied Nassau cds, manuscript registration and ‘R’ handstamp, oval New York transits front and back, arrival cds towards bottom left; fine condition.

£75

United States 1918 (May 4) cover to Nassau, Bahamas franked 3c. Washington tied Saint Louis duplex, bottom left three-line MISSENT TO/ JOHNSTON BRANCH/ JACKSONVILLE FLA in violet, eventually arriving in Nassau on 13th May, where Special Delivery 5d. stamp applied.

United States

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / USA

1918 (May 4) cover to Nassau, Bahamas franked 3c. Washington tied Saint Louis duplex, bottom left three-line MISSENT TO/ JOHNSTON BRANCH/ JACKSONVILLE FLA in violet, eventually arriving in Nassau on 13th May, where Special Delivery 5d. stamp applied.

£155

Bahamas 1921 cover to Pittsburg, USA bearing single franking 1d. tied by Spanish Wells cds with another fine strike alongside, maybe added as the first strike is upside down, reverse with Nasau transit.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas

1921 cover to Pittsburg, USA bearing single franking 1d. tied by Spanish Wells cds with another fine strike alongside, maybe added as the first strike is upside down, reverse with Nasau transit.

£65

Bahamas 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.Bahamas 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.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Sweden Incoming Mail / Registered Postcards

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.

£85

Bahamas 1933 OHMS envelope to Toronto, Canada, bearing Nassau slogan cancel and bearing late usage of the Crown circle Paid at Bahamas.

Bahamas

Covers and stamps / Bahamas / Crown Circles

1933 OHMS envelope to Toronto, Canada, bearing Nassau slogan cancel and bearing late usage of the 'Crown circle' Paid at Bahamas.

£55