Prestige Philately Auction 208 CatalogueCatalogue by countrySouth West Africa
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Displaying 3 Lots in Category - South West Africa
British Africa selection including Somaliland 1927 "Post Office Bay", Rhodesia x5, SWA x5 (two from German Period), Southern Nigeria & Zanzibar x16 (a couple of very early cards & 1906 - unfortunately defective - to British Central Africa, some postal history/postmark interest including World War I Indian Forces in Kenya & Tanganyika, condition variable.
Levant (a superb chromo-litho of Haifa), Kiautschou x4, East Africa x3, Cameroun x3, South West Africa x16, Samoa x6, Marshalls x2 (one with inscription in the native language); also a British satire card "Ten Little Colonies" that starts "Ten little Colonies a long way from the Rhine; New Zealand got Samoa, and then there were nine;..." and ends "...One little Colony remaineth to the Hun, When General Smuts gets hold of that der Deutscher vont haf NONE!", condition rather mixed but many are fine to very fine used or unused. Ex Bronte Watts.
SOUTH WEST AFRICA: Excellent group with native & military subjects, diamond mine, washing diamonds, 1905 Christmas Greetings, etc, 11 postally used from 'SEEHEIM', 'KEETMANSHOOP' x3, 'LUDERICHTZBUCHT', 'WARMBAD' x2, 'OKAHANDJA', 'SWAKOPMUND' x2 & 'WINDHUK', several are stampless military usages, generally fine to very fine.