(Ottoman Empire) 1908 cover to Shiraz, Persia, franked 1pi. tied by Kerbela bilingual date stamp, reverse with bilingual Baghdad transit cds and also with cds of British Post Office at Bagdad and Bushire together with Persian Boushir cds; slightly reduced at left and small stain.
(Ottoman Empire) 1916 incoming stationery parcel card fromTraun, Austria with on reverse overprinted Turkish issues applied with 5pi horizontal strip of three and single 25pi. tied by Moussoul 2 date stamps; fine and unusual.
(Used Abroad) Undated and unfranked cover to Bombay cancelled on reverse Busreh cds of 2 Mar and Bombay arrival of Mar 17, also with framed POSTAGE DUE/ “1a” charge.
1880s cover to Shiraz, Iran franked on reverse ½a (2) and 1a.6p tied square circle 'BUSRAH' date stamps, 'BUSHIRE' and 'BOUCHIR' transits of Indian and Persian Offices; some faults to envelope.
1912 registered picture postcard to Berlin franked India 1/2a. and 2 1/2a. tied Bagdad cds, reverse with handstamped registration label. The photographic card depicting hunting party and their kill.
1918 accumulation of current cancels on two pieces, with reference to F.P.O. No. 316, a framed JN. and I.E. Force D. Good condition. A collector had probably written to the FPO 316 post office requesting some sample cancels.
1925 British Army soldier's envelope to BRNO, Czechoslovakia, franked 1a. + 2 annas pictorials cancelled 'BAGHDAD' date stamp. Endorsed by a Captain acting for A.D.S.O.1.