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SG217 1904 ½d. Pale Yellowish Green. D.L.R.

£125.00

Strip of three used to uprate KEVII 1d. Carmine Stationery envelope sent from WEST-LISS to S.H. Ferraud, 60th. Rifles, PORT SAID “Via Italian packet” on arrival backstamped “RECEIVED AFTER SHIPS DEPARTURE” and redirected to BOMBAY. Cancelled by neat double ring c.d.'s for DE. 5. 08. Reverse with 12 transit/arrival handstamps… Liss, Port Said, Bombay, Sehore, Nagpure and Jubbulpore. A remarkable well travelled cover clearly highlighting the problems of communicating with soldiers on active service. Super item.

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307541

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In stock

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Strip of three used to uprate KEVII 1d. Carmine Stationery envelope sent from WEST-LISS to S.H. Ferraud, 60th. Rifles, PORT SAID “Via Italian packet” on arrival backstamped “RECEIVED AFTER SHIPS DEPARTURE” and redirected to BOMBAY. Cancelled by neat double ring c.d.'s for DE. 5. 08. Reverse with 12 transit/arrival handstamps… Liss, Port Said, Bombay, Sehore, Nagpure and Jubbulpore. A remarkable well travelled cover clearly highlighting the problems of communicating with soldiers on active service. Super item.