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Auction: 204 - Lot number: 616 << Previous   Next >>

Category: GERMAN COLONIES

Description: MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: commercial usage of 10pf Postal Card to England with Nauru cds, message headed "SS Ocean Queen moored off Nauru (Pleasant Iland)" states "...ye sea off ye reef is too deep to anchor...wd be of little importce but for...large phosphate workings...sharks are a danger...Natives are rich & labourers have to be brought eg fr China (coolies) & ye Caroline Is kanakas..." Ex Keith Buckingham & John Darnell. [Illustrated by Buckingham at page 2]

Listed in: GERMAN COLONIES , Postal Stationery - Postal Cards , Postal Stationery , NAURU , Transport - ships & boats , Germany

Estimate: AUD$ 350.00T

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Item was sold for: $270.00T