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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
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
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
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
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
1946 pen & ink illustrated envelope from London to Wales

1946 pen & ink illustrated envelope from London to Wales

1946 envelope from London to Deganway, Wales, showing a pen & ink illustration of two people riding an animal (water buffalo?)
  SKU: 00513
Price: £25.00
1919 envelope to Teignmouth, franked KGV 1½d showing pen & ink illustration.

1919 envelope to Teignmouth, franked KGV 1½d showing pen & ink illustration.

1919 envelope to Teignmouth, franked KGV 1½d showing pen & ink illustration.
  SKU: 01233
Price: £65.00
1920 cover illustrated with musical notes & probably contained a Christmas card

1920 cover illustrated with musical notes & probably contained a Christmas card

1920 cover illustrated with musical notes & probably contained a Christmas card. Reverse bears pen & ink illustration of crowns & cat etc.
  SKU: 01250
Price: £30.00
1892 printed 'Embossed' envelope - Royal Crest & 'By Special Appointment' tied Ventnor duplex, Stanstead, Quebec transit.

1892 printed 'Embossed' envelope - Royal Crest & 'By Special Appointment' tied Ventnor duplex, Stanstead, Quebec transit.

1892 printed 'Embossed' envelope - no name, just a Royal Crest & 'By Special Appointment' (for what?), franked 2½d Jubilee & tied Ventnor duplex. Reverse bears Stanstead, Quebec transit.
  SKU: 01257
Price: £25.00
1915 Bedford Borough Recreation Committee for the Troops, illustrated envelope to London - Scottish soldier

1915 Bedford Borough Recreation Committee for the Troops, illustrated envelope to London - Scottish soldier

1915 Bedford Borough Recreation Committee for the Troops, printed envelope with a pen & ink illustration of a portly Scottish soldier complete with swagger cane.
  SKU: 01358
Price: £65.00
1915 illustrated envelope from London to Bedford, boy scout, KGV 1d, London double ring c.d.s.

1915 illustrated envelope from London to Bedford, boy scout, KGV 1d, London double ring c.d.s.

1915 envelope from London to Bedford bearing a pen & ink illustration of a boy scout, franked KGV 1d, tied fine London double ring c.d.s.
  SKU: 01361
Price: £65.00
1890 hand painted water colour (two insects) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 hand painted water colour (two insects) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F.H. Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine hand painted watercolour of two insects.
  SKU: 01741
Price: £95.00
c1890 hand painted water colour (three beetles) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

c1890 hand painted water colour (three beetles) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

c1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F.H. Sheppee at Uppingham, bears fine hand painted watercolour of three beetles.
  SKU: 01743
Price: £95.00
1890 hand painted water colour (Rashliegh Shark) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 hand painted water colour (Rashliegh Shark) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 Mourning (black edged) cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex, bearing a fine hand painted watercolour of a Rashliegh Shark.
  SKU: 01745
Price: £95.00
1891 hand painted water colour (flower) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1891 hand painted water colour (flower) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1891 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F.H. Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine hand painted watercolour of a flower.
  SKU: 01746
Price: £95.00
1890 hand painted water colour (plant & insect) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 hand painted water colour (plant & insect) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F.H. Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine hand painted watercolour of a plant & insect.
  SKU: 01747
Price: £95.00
1890 water colour (two insects) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 water colour (two insects) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F.H Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine watercolour of two insects.
  SKU: 01749
Price: £95.00
1890 hand painted watercolour (Corn Spurry & Tenthredo Cingilata) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 hand painted watercolour (Corn Spurry & Tenthredo Cingilata) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied by Chester Le Street duplex to F. H. Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine hand painted watercolour of a plant 'Corn Spurry' & insect 'Tenthredo Cingulata.'
  SKU: 01775
Price: £95.00
1890 hand painted watercolour (Cerambyx Sanguineus) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 hand painted watercolour (Cerambyx Sanguineus) cover front, 1d lilac, Chester Le Street duplex to Uppingham

1890 cover front franked 1d lilac, tied Chester Le Street duplex to F. H. Sheppee of Uppingham, bears a fine hand painted watercolour of an insect 'Cerambyx Sanguineus.'
  SKU: 01778
Price: £95.00
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