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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2318 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COCOS ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY - Ad Hoc Postal Arrangements 1904 to 1933

Description: 1906 (Oct 12) GB cover with KEVII 2d & 5d x2 tied by London cds, to "George Clunies-Ross/of Keeling-Cocos Islands/co Messrs Campbell MacColl & Co/Batavia/Java", 'BATAVIA/8/11/1906' squared-circle arrival b/s. Believed to be the earliest inwards cover to Cocos & one of the finest of the early inwards covers. [The rate was 2d x5 for an article weighing between 4 & 5oz]

Listed in: Forwarding Agents , postmarks - Squared Circle Datestamps , NETHERLANDS INDIES , unusual origins or destinations , GREAT BRITAIN , MALAYA Straits Settlements , Postal History , AUSTRALIA , COCOS ISLANDS

Estimate: AUD$ 2000.00T

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $1,900.00T