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Auction: 239 - Lot number: 736 << Previous   Next >>


Description: BASUTOLAND: 1942 (June 12) cover to a Lesotho woman in Basutoland (!) with Australia 1d & 9d tied by 'AUS FPO 34' cds in use at Tripoli (Lebanon) & FPO No 34 registration cachet in violet, 'LERIBE' transit & 'PITSENG' arrival b/s. An extraordinary origin/destination cover. The sender was presumably a Basuto native, probably serving with South African Forces. [Ted Proud records FPO 34 at Tripoli in Palestine 14.1.1942-26.6.1942 only]

Listed in: British Africa , Palestine , MIDDLE EAST , Fauna - animals , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , unusual origins or destinations , Military World War II , Military & Censor Mail , AUSTRALIA , Censored Mail , BASUTOLAND

Estimate: AUD$ 150.00

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $115.00