Lot Number: 242

(GB External) A most interesting dual franked, dual censored WWII cover, GB to the Anglo-Iranian Oil Co, Bombay, an airmail etiquette cover franked KGVI 1/3d canc Birkenhead cds, sealed B&W India PC 90 OBE 571 censor label tied by  octagonal crown over 'Passed/DHC/37' Bombay censor mark. The cover then appears to have been forwarded to the Paradise Hotel ?Gateway, Kashmir when, at some point, a 1R Iranian stamp was applied to the front and 7R to the back, all tied by mostly illegible date stamps with the exception of a 'Basra/16 Jly 42/SDR' verso. The 1R on the front is tied by a violet Iraq censor mark - being a box subdivided into three parts, English and Arabic text, and 'NOT EXAMINED/IRAQ CENSORSHIP'. One for the specialist.

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Date: 1942, Apr 8
Est. price: £65.00
Category: GB External

Description: A most interesting dual franked, dual censored WWII cover, GB to the Anglo-Iranian Oil Co, Bombay, an airmail etiquette cover franked KGVI 1/3d canc Birkenhead cds, sealed B&W India PC 90 OBE 571 censor label tied by octagonal crown over 'Passed/DHC/37' Bombay censor mark. The cover then appears to have been forwarded to the Paradise Hotel ?Gateway, Kashmir when, at some point, a 1R Iranian stamp was applied to the front and 7R to the back, all tied by mostly illegible date stamps with the exception of a 'Basra/16 Jly 42/SDR' verso. The 1R on the front is tied by a violet Iraq censor mark - being a box subdivided into three parts, English and Arabic text, and 'NOT EXAMINED/IRAQ CENSORSHIP'. One for the specialist.
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Lot Number: 34

(Australia) Australia-New Zealand-Australia, special Ulm card carried in Faith in Australia' by Ulm, Allan and Boulton, dual franked Australia 3d air and 4d ordinary, canc Sydney cds, and Auckland 12/4 arrival cds, and New Zealand 7d, canc Kaitaia 14/4 and Sydney 14/4 arrival cds, violet rectangular and violet circular cachet flight cachet for outward and return journeys respectively. Signed by Miss Rogers (Ulm's secretary). AAMC #371a, cat $500.

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Date: 1934, Apr 10
Est. price: £185.00
Category: Australia

Description: Australia-New Zealand-Australia, special Ulm card carried in Faith in Australia' by Ulm, Allan and Boulton, dual franked Australia 3d air and 4d ordinary, canc Sydney cds, and Auckland 12/4 arrival cds, and New Zealand 7d, canc Kaitaia 14/4 and Sydney 14/4 arrival cds, violet rectangular and violet circular cachet flight cachet for outward and return journeys respectively. Signed by Miss Rogers (Ulm's secretary). AAMC #371a, cat $500.
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