Lots 3 - 8, Catalogue of Auction #26 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
3    45a
1866, entire wrapper from Liverpool to Prague, franked with 6p deep lilac (plate #5), nicely cancelled, two-line marking "insufficiently stamped" is alongside, London transit and Prague arrival cds on the back, VF
100.00
4    33, 59b
1873, folded letter from London to Genoa, franked with two 1p (plate #153) and 6p buff (plate #11), nice strike of London ds, postmarked on arrival, two usual folds away from the stamps, VF, SG #44, 123
100.00
5    60
1874, entire wrapper from Cardiff to Palermo, franked with 6p gray (plate #12), clearly cancelled, arrival ds, VF, SG #125, ?240
150.00
6  122
1883, 1s dull green, watermark Imperial Crown, slight gum crease, otherwise very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, F/VF, SG #196, ?850
300.00
7    

British Expeditionary Forces in North Russia
Nice Collection (a part of Major Walter H. Wilkin's family correspondence)

1919, nine free-frank covers with enclosures posted in the mail at Army PO PB1(Murmansk), PB2 (Arkhangelsk), PB 13 (Troitsa), PB 55 (Bereznik), all are addressed to Cornwall, endorsed at the top "On Active Service", various censorship markings, small conveyance flaws are possible, still VF and rare
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1500.00
8    

British Expeditionary Forces in Russian Far East

1919, black-and-white PPC, showing British Army on military parade at Vladivostok, fresh, unused, VF and scarce
75.00