1903 registered cover to Duisburg, Germany franked by three ‘British Somaliland’ overprints on India 1r green and aniline carmine each tied by Berbera cds, registration handstamp at right and further framed BERBERA handstamp bottom left which identifies the Office, red ‘1887’ handstamp of Indian maritime service, reverse with Aden transit and arrival
1918 OHMS registered cover to Hull bearing single franking 6a tied Berbera cds with registration handstamp alongside, at left blue manuscript REGISTERED and number of Indian Sea Post, large Aden censorship cachet, reverse with Aden transit and various British cancels; good condition.
Eritrea 1925 (12 Set) cover to Asmara franked 10c. and 50c. on 5a. 'Lion' tied Adi Ugri cds repeated below, reverse with arrival cds. The envelope on reverse with printed backflap 'V Battaglione Indigeni D'Eritrea/ 3a Compagnia'; light vertical filing crease clear of stamps.
Somalia 1948 (29.JA.) stampless envelope from Mogadishu to Udine, posted during the riots against Italians in Mogadishu, sent by emergency free airmail for victims grante by the British Administration, showing Mogadishu despatch cds, ‘SERVICE DES POSTES’ handstamp and good strike of the triangular ‘SINISTRATI/ RIFUGIATI/ 1948/ SOMALIA/ FRANCHIGIA POSTALE’ handstamp; fine and scarce.