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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
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
1840 cover from Chelmsford to London, fine and scarce

1840 cover from Chelmsford to London, fine and scarce

1840 cover from Chelmsford to London rated '4' in black m/s, with dispatch & arrivals in red for Ja. 9th & 10th, Last Day of Uniform 4d post (9th Jan). Fine & scarce.
  SKU: 06108
Price: £100.00
1938 Reg over franked KGVI 2d orange

1938 Reg over franked KGVI 2d orange

1938 Reg cover franked KGVI 2d orange tied by four strikes of the Mobile Post Office c.d.s for 14th June 1938 for Ascot races, reverse with oval reg datestamp and receiving datestamp of Kingston on Thames.
  SKU: 06109
Price: £35.00
Free Front 1788 Bristol to London

Free Front 1788 Bristol to London

Free Front 1788 Bristol to London bears early use of Charles Coltson's (Inspector of Franks), circular 'C' handstamp, franked J.Free Webb, handstamp. in use 9.5.1787 - 3.4.1792.
  SKU: 05875
Price: £35.00
1870 QV 1d pink 'Parkins & Grotto' purple advertising ring envelope

1870 QV 1d pink 'Parkins & Grotto' purple advertising ring envelope

1870 QV 1d pink 'Parkins & Gotto' purple advertising ring envelope, unused with minor tone spots
  SKU: 05804
Price: £50.00
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
1904 Sept 2nd 1d Registered envelope

1904 Sept 2nd 1d Registered envelope

1904 Sept 2nd 1d Registered envelope uprated with 1d adhesive to Leeds cancelled by superb Heckmondwike c.d.s's, also cancelled by oval Leeds registered datestamp.
  SKU: 05765
Price: £15.00
George IV Coronation - July 19th 1821 - ticket no. 2923

George IV Coronation - July 19th 1821 - ticket no. 2923

George IV Coronation - July 19th 1821 - ticket no. 2923 - sent by the Lord Chamberlain's Office (embossed circular), signed 'Grey' - later Prime Minister. Engraved & printed by the Compound Plate process by Whiting & Branston. Fancy embossed borders by DOBBS.
  SKU: 05525
Price: £350.00
1903 '29mm' cachet on ½d KEVII picture postcard, 1910 '26.5mm' picture postcard

1903 '29mm' cachet on ½d KEVII picture postcard, 1910 '26.5mm' picture postcard

1903 & 1910 G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA 1903 '29mm' cachet on a ½d KEVII picture postcard, another on 1910 picture postcard '26.5mm' both fine strikes.
  SKU: 05518
Price: £60.00
1904 & 1908 G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA

1904 & 1908 G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA

1904 & 1908 G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA, another for code 'B' each cancelling a ½d Edward on picture postcard.
  SKU: 05519
Price: £60.00
1903 picture postcard franked ½d Edward

1903 picture postcard franked ½d Edward

1903 picture postcard franked ½d Edward tied 'GREENOCK & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA' double ring c.d.s., fine strike
  SKU: 05522
Price: £50.00
1909 picture postcard franked ½d Edward, real photo picture postcard of the vessel accompanies

1909 picture postcard franked ½d Edward, real photo picture postcard of the vessel accompanies

1909 picture postcard franked ½d Edward tied by superb 'G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA' double ring c.d.s. '26.5mm', real photo picture postcard of the vessel accompanies.
  SKU: 05521
Price: £35.00
1906 picture postcard of S.S. Columbia franked ½d

1906 picture postcard of S.S. Columbia franked ½d

1906 picture postcard of S.S. Columbia franked ½d Edward tied by fine G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA, accompanied by another picture postcard, real phtoto type of the vessel.
  SKU: 05517
Price: £30.00
1904 picture postcards of R.M.S Columbia

1904 picture postcards of R.M.S Columbia

1904 picture postcard of R.M.S Columbia franked ½d Edward tied G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA '29mm' datestamp.
  SKU: 05520
Price: £30.00
1906 picture postcard franked ½d Edward

1906 picture postcard franked ½d Edward

1906 picture postcard franked ½d Edward tied 'G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/B/COLUMBIA' double ring c.d.s. fine strike
  SKU: 05523
Price: £30.00
1907 picture postacrd franked ½d Edward

1907 picture postacrd franked ½d Edward

1907 picture postcard franked ½d Edward tied 'G K & ARDRISHAIG PACKET/A/COLUMBIA' double ring c.d.s
  SKU: 05524
Price: £30.00
ROYALTY - Princess Helena and Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein celebrated their wedding 5th July 1886

ROYALTY - Princess Helena and Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein celebrated their wedding 5th July 1886 (1866)

ROYALTY - Princess Helena & Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein celebrated their marriage in the Private Chapel at Windsor Castle on 5th July 1866. - The paper-lace cover for the service sheet.
  SKU: 05515
Price: £165.00
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 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
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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