Category: TONGA - Postal History
1911 apparently commercial linen-lined cover (240x120mm) to NSW per "HMS Encounter" with rare franking of Pictorials 2/- Sailing tied by 'VAVAU/MY3/11/TONGA' cds & superb triple-oval 'REGISTERED AT/VAVAU, TONGA.' d/s in violet, Sydney arrival b/s of MY15/11, minor spotting & ironed-out central fold. Ex Martin Baxendale.
Sport - Sailing , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , Postmarks - Instructional/Informative Markings , Military - Navy , TONGA , Postal History