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Auction: 221 - Lot number: 1160 << Previous   Next >>

Category: NAURU

Description: WORLD WAR II CENSORSHIP: 1941 (May 24) apparently commercial cover to Tennessee with plain label with two strikes of the boxed 'OPENED BY CENSOR' h/s (Little #L2) & superb strike of the boxed 'PASSED BY/CENSOR/ NAURU' cachet (#H2), also with diamond ' 3 /PASSED/BY/CENSOR/ - ' with No Censor's Number cachet applied at Melbourne. Ex Neil Russell. [John Little recorded only three examples of the label. His beautiful illustrated cover to British Guiana sold at the Prestige auction of 5.3.2011 for $1265]

Listed in: NAURU , Postal History , Censored Mail , Military World War II , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $380.00T