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1884 Stamped to Order 3d carmine advertising wrapper for 'OIL & COLOURMANS JOURNAL,'

1884 Stamped to Order 3d carmine advertising wrapper for 'OIL & COLOURMANS JOURNAL,'

1884 Stamped to Order 3d carmine advertising wrapper for 'OIL & COLOURMANS JOURNAL,' ½d adhesive added from London to Germany, cancelled by 'NPB' hand stamps. Scarce & unusual.
  SKU: 06127
Price: £150.00
1866 'FUN' publication bearing a 1d rose-red Pl.79 (CA)

1866 'FUN' publication bearing a 1d rose-red Pl.79 (CA)

1866 'FUN' publication bearing a 1d rose-red Pl.79 (CA) affixed to the back (outer corners only - folded) and sent from LONDON to IRELAND, May 19th Edition with humorous front cover which clearly parodies the Mulready envelope.
  SKU: 06126
Price: £95.00
1921 John Morton advertising envelope for books 'Masonic, Curious, Old and Scarce'

1921 John Morton advertising envelope for books 'Masonic, Curious, Old and Scarce'

1921 John Morton advertising envelope for books 'Masonic, Curious, Old and Scarce' sent from Brighton to Providence, USA, franked by KGV ½d, tied by c.d.s. of 2.JU.21.
  SKU: 06125
Price: £40.00
1935 Hand Illustrated envelope from Sydneyham to Cooden

1935 Hand Illustrated envelope from Sydneyham to Cooden

1935 Hand Illustrated envelope from Sydneyham to Cooden franked 1½d Block Cypher (SG.240), depicting a person asleep in bed, 'Good Morning Mummy Dear!' Ex Norris correspondence, some paper adherence, faults on reverse.
  SKU: 05768
Price: £65.00
1873 (8th Oct) hand painted envelope 'Lady with a bustle and a knave with a flagpole on his head'

1873 (8th Oct) hand painted envelope 'Lady with a bustle and a knave with a flagpole on his head'

1873 (8th Oct) hand painted envelope 'Lady with a bustle and a knave with a flagpole on his head' (incorporatingthe adhesive), to Harry Culshaw's cousin in Liverpool, bearing 1d red (perfs trimmed)
  SKU: 05527
Price: £450.00
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1899 envelope used locally in London with hand illustration

1899 envelope used locally in London with hand illustration

1899 envelope used locally in London, franked 1d lilac, tied London squared circle, shows a hand illustration of bottles of alcohol, glasses, box of cigars etc.
  SKU: 05431
Price: £60.00
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1892 envelope front, addressed to Kentish Town with pen & ink illustration

1892 envelope front, addressed to Kentish Town with pen & ink illustration

1892 envelope front, addressed to Kentish Town, franked 1d lilac with pen & ink illustration of a man holding a drink in a glass next to bottles, a bowl of punch & a box of cigars.
  SKU: 05438
Price: £50.00
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1897 envelope from Hampstead to Sutton with hand illustration

1897 envelope from Hampstead to Sutton with hand illustration

1897 envelope from Hampstead to Sutton, Surrey, franked ½d Jubilees (2), bears a hand illustration of a well-dressed lady.
  SKU: 05429
Price: £40.00
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1912 envelope to Viscount Sudley at Broadstairs with hand illustration

1912 envelope to Viscount Sudley at Broadstairs with hand illustration

1912 envelope to Viscount Sudley at Broadstairs, with illustration of a lady in a hat, franked 1d Downey Head, tied London machine cancels, cover fault at top.
  SKU: 05442
Price: £35.00
1896 cover front from London to Biggleswade with pen & ink fancy address

1896 cover front from London to Biggleswade with pen & ink fancy address

1896 cover front from London to Biggleswade, franked 1d lilac, tied London squared circle, with pen & ink fancy address.
  SKU: 05445
Price: £35.00
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1865 cover front sent from Liverpool to Haymarket Theatre, London with pen & ink illustration

1865 cover front sent from Liverpool to Haymarket Theatre, London with pen & ink illustration

1865 cover front sent from Liverpool to Haymarket Theatre, London, franked 1d red (cut to the shape of the lamp), showing pen & ink illustration of 'Jim Miller' holding his bag & a top hat.
  SKU: 05446
Price: £30.00
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1909 inside back of an envelope used locally in London, attractive water colour illustration

1909 inside back of an envelope used locally in London, attractive water colour illustration

1909 inside back of an envelope used locally in London, bears franked 1d lilac, tied London hooded c.d.s, bears an attractive water colour illustration of a lady & gentleman, she is leaning her head on his shoulders.
  SKU: 05414
Price: £100.00
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1906 envelope sent from Ashford to Hastings, hand painted illustration

1906 envelope sent from Ashford to Hastings, hand painted illustration

1906 envelope sent from Ashford to Hastings, franked 1d Edward, tied Ashford c.d.s, obverse bears a hand painted illustration of three youngsters & an older child writing out the address on an art easel, full letter content included.
  SKU: 05416
Price: £100.00
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1878 1d rose-red cancelled by a B88 numeral of Sandown to Notts, amusing pen & ink drawing. Scarce from the Isle of Wight.

1878 1d rose-red cancelled by a B88 numeral of Sandown to Notts, amusing pen & ink drawing. Scarce from the Isle of Wight.

1878 1d rose-red Pl.196, cancelled by a B88 numeral of Sandown to Notts, shows an amusing pen & ink drawing of two caricature gentlemen fighting with stamp affixed at the end of a flag pole. Faults on the reverse & Sandown c.d.s. FE.17.78. Scarce from the Isle of Wight.
  SKU: 05409
Price: £95.00
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1899 envelope from Birmingham to Margate, hand painted water colour

1899 envelope from Birmingham to Margate, hand painted water colour

1899 envelope from Birmingham to Margate, franked 1d lilac, tied Birmingham c.d.s with a hand painted water colour of a lady holding a sign bearing the address.
  SKU: 05425
Price: £65.00
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1865 1d pink envelope addressed to New Bond Street with a hand painted water colour illustration

1865 1d pink envelope addressed to New Bond Street with a hand painted water colour illustration

1865 1d pink envelope addressed to New Bond Street with a hand painted water colour illustration of a witch flying her broomstick with a man & woman holding on behind her, London S.W/23 postmark is also hand drawn as is the London c.d.s. on reverse. Interesting & attractive.
  SKU: 05418
Price: £60.00
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1896 wrapper bearing printed advertising for W. V. Aldridge & Son, London  (Varnishes, Paints, Colors & Stains)

1896 wrapper bearing printed advertising for W. V. Aldridge & Son, London (Varnishes, Paints, Colors & Stains)

1896 wrapper bearing printed advertising for W. V. Aldridge & Son, London (Varnishes, Paints, Colors & Stains), bears London PAID date stamp (in the same orange colour of the advert) - unusual.
  SKU: 05421
Price: £35.00
1911 postcard used locally in London, hand painted water colour

1911 postcard used locally in London, hand painted water colour

1911 postcard used locally in London, obverse bears a hand painted water colour of a man kneeling next to his sweetheart with a valentine message.
  SKU: 05411
Price: £15.00
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1897 1d lilac (2) & ½d vermilion on envelope from London to Denmark, advert for the Geddes Manufacturing Co.

1897 1d lilac (2) & ½d vermilion on envelope from London to Denmark, advert for the Geddes Manufacturing Co.

1897 1d lilac (2) & ½d vermilion on envelope from London to Denmark, shows a superb advert for the Geddes Manufacturing Co. shows a boy riding a bicycle through a 'tyre' chased by a fox & hounds.
  SKU: 05402
Price: £125.00
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1905 nicely executed pen & ink illustration on an envelope from Leeds

1905 nicely executed pen & ink illustration on an envelope from Leeds

1905 nicely executed pen & ink illustration on an envelope from Leeds, franked pair ½d Edwards.
  SKU: 05405
Price: £100.00
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1892 envelope from the Simmons Correspondence, used locally in Leicester, pen & ink illustration

1892 envelope from the Simmons Correspondence, used locally in Leicester, pen & ink illustration

1892 envelope from the Simmons Correspondence, used locally in Leicester with pen & ink illustrations including a snake, franked 1d lilac, tied Leicester squared circle.
  SKU: 05400
Price: £95.00
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