An envelope franked with two single C8A SG37 1856 (Nov) 1d Reds Plate 42...
An 1842 cover franked with an SG8 B1 1d Red-brown Plate 23 (DL) fine...
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A fine used SGO13 ½d Vermilion I.R.OFFICIAL (Type L1) tied to a OHMS printed envelope by the 132 Brighton Duplex dated JU 22 1895, with a Brighton Station cds front and a very fine strike of the ‘Gone No Address/132’ on reverse. c£100.00+
1885 6d Dull Green SG194 tied to an envelope by the Fleet street LATE FEE Duplex to Cape of Good Hope South Africa, with Explanatory mark "Advertised and Unclaimed" of cape Town. Some soiling but very interesting usage of SG194. cv on cover £380.00
An envelope franked unusually by x4 SG172 1d Lilacs and an SG197 ½d Vermilion folded over the top of the envelope onto the reverse, tied by cds Newton heath sent to Denmark, with Manchester Registered oval and arrivals on back.
A Postal Stationery 1d Pink Embossed envelope uprated with an SG198 1½d Jubilee sent from Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, fie cds SP 30 1899, with Freshwater Bay cds to the back, sent to Bremen. With arrival on reverse dated 1 OCT.
A mourning envelope franked with an SG193 1885 5d Dull Green tied by Squared Circle of London dated May 8th 1885 sent to Major Buxton, 'Brigade Major' Singapore, Straits Settlement, with arrival on back, Singapore dated June 5th, in red. SG cat on cover £350.00.
An envelope franked with 1892 SG205 4d Jubilee with superb Glasgow cds and an SG172 1d tied by 159 Glasgow numeral sent to a Steam Ship at Port Said, EGYPT, with Cachet Post Paid Port Said in violet to front. Some wear to corners, but scarce location and pretty cover.
GB USED ABROAD 1881 envelope franked with a fine used SG157 2½d Blue Plate 21 (GE) tied by fine strike of the Constantinople ‘C’, sent to London, with a fine strike of the Misdirected North West Area ‘MNWA’ circle, British PO Constantinople in red and London Paid mark.
Queen Victoria Advertising Envelope franked with Pair of SG168 2d Pale Rose and a 14 dot SG170 1d Lilac tied by a Fancy Geometric Squared Circle dated 15 AU 1881 sent to Ohio USA, scarce combination, double rate cover.
Queen Victoria 1899 SG210 Jubilee 10d Dull purple and deep dull carmine tied to a printed cover to Amsterdam, by a London double circle. Note: there is a cut in cover not affecting stamp. A scarce single franking.
A mourning envelope franked with an 1886 SG190 2½d Lilac Tied by a combination of a Machine cancel HOSTER which has missed most of the stamp, then cancelled by the Fancy Geometric Type III hand cancel sent to NORWAY.
1872 entire sent from London franked with an SG172 1d Lilac tied by a London Duplex dated 23rd MY 1885 and also a Bath Duplex dated 26th over the top, sent to bath for a Major James Evans, but redirected to Cambridge and with a 1 manuscript to pay.
Queen Victoria envelope franked with SG207 1887 5d dull purple and blue Jubilee (Die I) tied by the Kensington 30 Duplex, dated MR 4 1887 sent to Moulmein (Mawlamyine) BURMA (Myanmar) with content and fine arrival on back dated 29th MR, and Sea Post cds. Note: part backflap.
A "New Athenaeum Club" embossed flap envelope sent from London, locally, AU 16th 1881 franked unusually by a 1d Lilac Inland Revenue Fiscal, tied by the SW/39 Duplex. Note: Opening tear top North West corner, otherwise fine.
An envelope franked with an SG172 1d Lilac tied by an Ealing circular dated MR 23 1901 sent to Freemantle, West Australia with a Tax mark, to front arrival 16th April on back flap. 1d being the Empire rate at the time, and possibly the envelope was overweight.
An envelope franked with an 1869 SG117 1s Plate 4 (TK) tied by the 560 Du[plex Newport Isle of Wight dated MY 16th sent to Barbados, West Indies, with arrival cds to front and back. Note: Small opening tear top middle been reinforced at back.