1925 (11 MAY) Indian ‘Half Anna’ stationery envelope sent registered to Berne, Switzerland franked on reverse ‘KUWAIT’ overprinted ½a., 2a. and 3a. tied by three Kuwait REG date stamps (Donaldson type 7), the 3a additionally tied by arrival cds (6.VI.), the front with framed handstamp registration etiquette (Type 16); fine condition.
1932 (24 Jan) registered airmail cover to Uddevalla, Sweden franked front and back with 1923-24 ½a. green pair, 1a., 2½a. ultramarine, 1a, 1½a, 2a and 4a. olive and 1929-37 3a blue (2) all tied by five double ring date stamps, Basrah transit (27 Jan), Munich and Berlin transits of2.2, front shows red Berlin air cachet; fine condition.
1939 (13 Dec) airmail cover to Edinburgh franked overprinted India 1939 2a. Dak Runner and 3a. (4) Dak horse and carriage tied double ring date stamps, reverse with bilingual Basra cds of following day; good commercial cover.
1941 (4 Sep) censored airmail cover to Bombay, franked on reverse at 2a 3p by 1939 2a vermillion in combination with India 1937-40 3p. slate, tied by individual strikes of temporary EXPERIMENTAL P.O./ K-79 CDS, WITH Bahrain transit cds alongside. Resealed by red on white censor label that is tied on front. Some slight faults to envelope, a rare usage with the temporary cds in use 10 June to 30 Sept ’41 only.
1946 registered airmail cover to New York franked on reverse India overprinted 2a. (2), 4a.(2) and 6a.(4) tied double-ring cds, Cairo transit and arrival cancels, the front showing small straight-line registration handstamp with red manuscript number; fine and clean condition.
1947 (1 Sep) envelope to England franked 1945 ‘white background’ ½a. strip of three and 1a. pair tied by three double ring Kuwait Persian Gulf cds, reverse with Basrah (5 Sep) transit; fine and clean with clear legible cancels.