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


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 " 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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Online Bidding for Lot: 616

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Item was sold for: $270.00T