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Auction: 153 - Lot number: 637 << Previous   Next >>

Category: GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS - Postal History

Description: HULL ISLAND: 'POST OFFICE/21AUG1944/HULL ISLAND' cds on Frigate Bird d pair to a native on "Faning [sic] Island", superb strike of the double-circle '.../POST OFFICE/HULL ISLAND/(ORONA)' handstamp at lower-left partly covered by plain greenish tape endorsed with manuscript "OPENED BY CENSOR" in red, part boxed Censor h/s in violet with initials in magenta, minor soiling. A rare World War II inter-island cover.

Listed in: Postmarks , Military World War II , Censored Mail , Fauna - birds , landscape - Islands , GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS , Postal History

Estimate: AUD$ 750.00

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Item was sold for: $1,100.00