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1927 mourning envelope to Cambridge, England, franked with a 10c cancelled PILLAR BOX, GENERAL POST OFFICE, 22 AU 27. An additional strike of this cancellation is alongside.
1879 postal card (H&G 2) sent locally with a 2c stamp cancelled by the MAURITIUS JU 14 79 'B53' duplex canceller. Fine.
1877 folded letter to France bearing a 6d tied by a MAURITIUS JU 21 77 'B53' duplex canceller. On the back are various transit and arrival (18 July) datestamps. A nice 6d single franking item.
1881 envelope to Italy franked with a 17c on 4d, tied by a barred numeral '21' with a CUREPIPE SP 21 81 datestamp alongside. On the back, which has the backflap missing, are Rome 24 OCT 81 arrival cancels.
1851 folded letter from Calcutta dated 16 June, which has a MAURITIUS AU 21 1851 arrival datestamp on the front along with a 'Ship Letter' handstamp, struck in black. Fine.
1854 incoming letter from Calcutta, dated 9 September, which on arrival has a MAURITIUS NO 7 1854 arrival cancel along with a fine example of the scarce 'Late Received' handstamp.
1900 small 2c postal envelope (H&G 21) used locally to St Avold with a good strike of the scarce RIVIERE DES ANGUILLES DE 31 1900 datestamp. (Proud D4) A Riviere Dragon cancel of the same date is on the back. Fine.
1887 envelope to Canada from ROSE HILL,bearing a pair of 8c on 2d, each tied by numeral '25' obliterators, with a ROSE HILL JU 4 87 datestamp on the back, along with a Port Louis JU 4 87 transit cancel.
1938 5c letter card overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. In pristine condition.Uncommon.
1892 registered 25c postal stationery envelope (H & G 10) to France, cancelled 13 JY 92, with a Registered Mauritius c.d.s. at the left. On the reverse is a Marseille 21 AU 92 arrival c.d.s. Fine and uncommon.