Prestige Philately Auction 125 CatalogueCatalogue by countryTransvaal
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Displaying 8 Lots in Category - Transvaal
SOUTH AFRICA - (Provinces)
Boer War: 1899 cover to Johannesburg (b/s) with ZAR 1d tied by very fine 3-line 'P,K, Newcastle/Z.A.R./23 Nov 1899.' d/s in violet, pencil siganature of Peter Holcombe. [Boer Invasion of Natal]
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Boer War: 1899 (Dec 16) cover to Johannesburg (b/s) with ZAR 1d tied by very fine 'HOOFDLAGER/ZAR' cds. [Boer Invasion of Natal: during the Siege of Ladysmith]
Boer War: 1900 cover to England with VRI Opts to 1/- tied by separate very fine strikes of the octagonal 'ARMY POST OFFICE/SEP 1/1900/HEIDELBERG/NATAL FIELD FORCE' d/s, minor blemishes.
Boer War: 1900 cover to a Boer POW at 'ST HELENA' (very fine cds on the face) with 'VRI' on Transvaal ˝d & 1d tied by 'VEREENIGING' plus another 1d - no overprint & thus invalid - which was not cancelled, mss "T2d" in blue pencil & very fine 'T/("10")/CENTIMES' h/s, 'CENSOR/PRISONERS OF WAR' cachet in violet, minor soiling/toning. Unusual.
Boer War: 1900 (Jan 15) usage of OFS ˝d Postal Card to Johannesburg with fine 'BURGHERSDORP/CGH' squared-circle & 'BETHANIE/OVS' transit b/s. [Brief message in Afrikaans from a member of the Boer forces (?) that invaded the Cape Colony]
Boer War: 1900 (Feb) cover to Johannesburg (b/s) with ZAR 2d tied by fine 'DUNDEE/FE18/00/NATAL' d/s in violet, pencil siganature of Peter Holcombe. [Boer Invasion of Natal]
Boer War: 1901 cover to Transvaal with CofGH 1d largely obscured by black/pink 'Opened under Martial Law' label, readdessed & Transvaal VRI 1d added for redirection fee.