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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2619 << Previous   Next >>

Category: NEW GUINEA - 'N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS' Overprints - Mail to Australia

Description: 1917 (Mar) overweight mission cover (233x150mm) endorsed "...Lae Port Finschhafen" & "via Rabaul chief Censor", to Queensland with 1d type c (damaged) tied by 'MOROBE' cds, manuscript "Passed by Censor/GC DO Morobe/27 3 17" in red at left, Sydney transit b/s of MY9-1915, superb 'T2D'-in-oval h/s of Brisbane (?), Postage Due 1d & highly irregular usage of KGV 1d In lieu of 1d Postage Due tied by 'BETHANIA/11MY/17/QUEENSLAND' cds, central fold & repaired fault above the stamps. A remarkable item for its origin, the form of censorship & the use of the KGV 1d to pay postage due]

Listed in: Missionaries & Mission Stations , Postmarks - Instructional/Informative Markings , Postage Dues , Censored Mail , C of A KGV King George V Issues , overprinted stamps , Military World War I , NEW GUINEA "N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS" Overprints , Postal History , New Guinea , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

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Item was sold for: $1,050.00T