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1867 illustrated (pen & ink) envelope used locally in London, franked 1d red Pl.85

1867 illustrated (pen & ink) envelope used locally in London, franked 1d red Pl.85

1867 envelope used locally in London, franked 1d red Pl.85 (SG.43), tied London duplex, obverse bears a pen & ink illustration of a lady wearing a fancy hat.
SG: 43 SKU: 02293
Price: £95.00
1883 illustrated envelope front - London to Long Island

1883 illustrated envelope front - London to Long Island

SG159 1883 3d on 3d lilac Pl.21 (KC) Wmk. Crown. Envelope front with a wonderful pen & ink drawing of a man, apparently with a huge moustache, enjoying a smoking pipe! Sent from LONDON to LONG ISLAND cancelled by 'GRACECHURCH ST L 1' Late Fee hexagonal duplex for 12.AP.83.
SG: 159 SKU: 00330
Price: £125.00
1881 advertising envelope Bicycles - Bilston to Sheffield

1881 advertising envelope Bicycles - Bilston to Sheffield

SG172 1881 1d lilac Die II. Used on printed advertising envelope from BILSTON to SHEFFIELD with fine '73' duplex for JU.21.94. The reverse with fabulous illustrated advert for companies in Bilston & Sedgley who specialise in the manufacture of bicycles, bedsteads & safes etc. The 1d lilac perfined by the Atlas Bedstead Co. Delightful.
SG: 172 SKU: 00343
Price: £110.00
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1887 Printed envelope Bath to Isle of Wight

1887 Printed envelope Bath to Isle of Wight

SG197 1887 ½d vermillion 'Jubilee' envelope from Bath to Isle of Wight, double ring c.d.s. for MY.10.97. The cover with fine printed 'BATH & WEAT & SOUTHERN COUNTIES SOCIETY' crest. Attractive.
SG: 197 SKU: 00106
Price: £28.00
1902 advertising envelope Builders Merchants - Electric Light Bulb

1902 advertising envelope Builders Merchants - Electric Light Bulb

SG218 1902 ½d green DLR perfined example on a delightful advertising envelope for 'YOUNG & MARTEN LTD.' Builders Merchants, with an illustration of an ornate electric light bulb. The contents are a company invoice & credit note. Addressed to Chatham & dated 10.12.04. Most attractive.
SG: 218 SKU: 00351
Price: £45.00
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1902 hand painted envelope with SG219

1902 hand painted envelope with SG219

SG219 1902 1d scarlet DLR used on delightful hand painted envelope.
SG: 219 SKU: 00061
Price: £275.00
1939 Christmas cover

1939 Christmas cover

FUN CHRISTMAS COVER 1939.
  SKU: 00001
Price: £20.00
1947 hand painted cover from London to Austria

1947 hand painted cover from London to Austria

HAND DRAWN 1947 1½d GVI from London 21 Apr 1947 to CAPTAIN F W STAFF (famous philatelist), Intelligence Organisation, AUSTRIA. Shows a watercolour drawing of a girl holding a flag in which the address is written.
  SKU: 00002
Price: £45.00
1892 Murray & Co advertising envelope to USA

1892 Murray & Co advertising envelope to USA

ADVERTISING 1892 1d lilac & 3x ½d vermillions from London Jy 18 92 to the USA - the 1d lilac being cancelled by a London Hoster. Affixed to an 'all over advertising envelope in brown for Murray & Company - our favourite sweet - caramels.' Superb cover.
  SKU: 00105
Price: £125.00
1893 stationery envelope illustrated used in Brighton

1893 stationery envelope illustrated used in Brighton

1893 1d pink stationery envelope used locally in Brighton Dec.20.93 with a silhouette of a 'winged postman' with his sack marked GPO, alongside a gallows with addressed small envelope hanging. Very unusual, Ex Shaida.
  SKU: 00329
Price: £220.00
1898 Queen Victoria Empire postcard with hand drawn illustration

1898 Queen Victoria Empire postcard with hand drawn illustration

HAND DRAWN POSTAL STATIONERY 1898 1d Queen Victoria Empire postcard, cancelled by a Highbury c.d.s. Sp.12.98 to Germany, shows on the reverse a fine pencil drawing of a man reading a newspaper.
  SKU: 00333
Price: £60.00
1896 Victoiran hand illustrated birds envelope to Birkenhead

1896 Victoiran hand illustrated birds envelope to Birkenhead

1896 cover front from Reading to Birkenhead, franked 1d lilac, tied Reading double ring c.d.s, shows pen & ink illustration of two birds about to have lunch.
  SKU: 00336
Price: £35.00
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1898 advertising envelope Shotgun Powder - London to Stirling

1898 advertising envelope Shotgun Powder - London to Stirling

1898 'Schultz' advertising envelope, Shotgun Cartridges & Pigeon Shooting in orange, with ½d vermilion used from London to Stirling, dated DEC.17.1898. Scarce.
  SKU: 00339
Price: £50.00
1910 hand illustrated envelope West Runton to London

1910 hand illustrated envelope West Runton to London

1910 envelope from West Runton to London with a pen & ink illustration of a man holding the address panel, franked 1d Edward, tied West Runton c.d.s, reverse London receiver.
  SKU: 00340
Price: £50.00
1898 hand painted envelope Hampstead to Sutton

1898 hand painted envelope Hampstead to Sutton

1898 envelope from Hampstead to Sutton, Surrey, franked 1d lilac, tied by Hampstead duplex, shows a hand painted policeman with an extra large moustache.
  SKU: 00341
Price: £60.00
1907 illustrated postcard Grouse Moor - London to Brockley

1907 illustrated postcard Grouse Moor - London to Brockley

1907 pen & ink hand illustrated postcard, reverse bears 'Grouse Moor' Beaumont Park watercolour illustration sent from London to Brockley.
  SKU: 00346
Price: £35.00
1908 watercolour illustrated envelope Cardiff to London

1908 watercolour illustrated envelope Cardiff to London

1908 envelope from Cardiff to London bears watercolour of lady seated on fence, franked pair ½d Edwards, tied Cardiff c.d.s's for Oct.19.08.
  SKU: 00347
Price: £100.00
1907 watercolour hand painted postcard - Dublin datestamp

1907 watercolour hand painted postcard - Dublin datestamp

1907 Edwardian ½d stationery card, hand painted scene on the obverse, reverse cancelled by Dublin May 07 date stamp.
  SKU: 00352
Price: £15.00
1903 illustrated envelope Kite Flying - Leicester to Sutton Near Sea

1903 illustrated envelope Kite Flying - Leicester to Sutton Near Sea

1903 1d Edward places on the reverse of envelope, tied by a Leicester Ju.6 addressed to Sutton-Near-Sea. Obverse shows various scenes hand drawn in black ink, a motor car, man flying a kite etc.
  SKU: 00353
Price: £50.00
1905 postcard with illustrated reverse - London to Germany

1905 postcard with illustrated reverse - London to Germany

1905 ½d postal stationery card uprated with ½d Edward from London to Germany. Reverse shows a pen & ink drawing of a boy & lady incorporated within a letter.
  SKU: 00354
Price: £15.00
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1911 illustrated postcard Girl & Duck - London to South Shields

1911 illustrated postcard Girl & Duck - London to South Shields

HAND ILLUSTRATED 1911 ½d Edward VII from London Au.25.11 to South Shields affixed to a homemade card. Delightful watercolour of a girl & a duck on the front and butterflies on the reverse. Super.
  SKU: 00359
Price: £50.00
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