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SOUTH AFRICA

2615953 F 1930-44 Pictorials 2/6d blue-green & brown block of 4 SG #49, odd nibbled perf, fine central 1940 Braemar cds, Cat £240+.
Lot 1833:1930-44 Pictorials 2/6d blue-green & brown block of 4 SG #49, odd nibbled perf, fine central 1940 Braemar cds, Cat £240+.
240.00

SOUTH AFRICA - Official Stamps

2903086 V 1935-49: 5/- black & blue-green, with 'OFFICIAL' opt at left reading downwards, horizontal pair, partial perf separation between stamps, Cat £140.
Lot 1834:1935-49: 5/- black & blue-green, with 'OFFICIAL' opt at left reading downwards, horizontal pair, partial perf separation between stamps, Cat £140.
60.00

SOUTH AFRICA - Postal History

3128291  1943 (Mar 18) cover to Sweden with 1/3d airmail rate franking, tied by Johannesburg datestamps where bilingual censor tape and handstamp also applied, Type I 'OAT' handstamp applied in London, route fully described in the accompanying notes, which mention the use of clandestine night flights from Scotland to Stockholm as neighbouring Norway was under German occupation.
Lot 1835:1943 (Mar 18) cover to Sweden with 1/3d airmail rate franking, tied by Johannesburg datestamps where bilingual censor tape and handstamp also applied, Type I 'OAT' handstamp applied in London, route fully described in the accompanying notes, which mention the use of clandestine night flights from Scotland to Stockholm as neighbouring Norway was under German occupation.
190.00
3128328  1944 (Sep 12) double-rate airmail cover to Vancouver with 2/6d Oxen solo tied by Durban machine cancel, censored in Durban, Type III 'OAT' handstamp in violet (rare thus) applied in London; two possible route alternatives to London provided by vendor, from London it went via North Atlantic route to Newfoundland and across Canada to Vancouver.
Lot 1836:1944 (Sep 12) double-rate airmail cover to Vancouver with 2/6d Oxen solo tied by Durban machine cancel, censored in Durban, Type III 'OAT' handstamp in violet (rare thus) applied in London; two possible route alternatives to London provided by vendor, from London it went via North Atlantic route to Newfoundland and across Canada to Vancouver.
240.00
3128329  1944 (Sep 22) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannesburg datestamps where censored, Type III 'OAT' handstamp in violet applied in London, from London it went by rail to Scotland, then taking a covert night flight to Sweden to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
Lot 1837:1944 (Sep 22) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannesburg datestamps where censored, Type III 'OAT' handstamp in violet applied in London, from London it went by rail to Scotland, then taking a covert night flight to Sweden to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
220.00
3128338  1944 (Dec 21) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannesburg machine cancel where censored, Type IV 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London, last leg of journey from Scotland to Sweden was by covert night flight, approaching from the west to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
Lot 1838:1944 (Dec 21) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannesburg machine cancel where censored, Type IV 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London, last leg of journey from Scotland to Sweden was by covert night flight, approaching from the west to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
95.00
3128333  1945 (Jan 11) MK Bazars Ltd 2/6d airmail rate cover to USA with 1/3d pair tied by Capetown slogan cancel, Type IIIA 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London. Likely routing alternatives fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
Lot 1839:1945 (Jan 11) MK Bazars Ltd 2/6d airmail rate cover to USA with 1/3d pair tied by Capetown slogan cancel, Type IIIA 'OAT' handstamp in red applied in London. Likely routing alternatives fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
95.00
3128332  1945 (Feb 12) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannnesburg datestamps where censored, Type IIIA 'OAT' handstamp (oval 62x38½mm, large square stops) in red applied in London, from London it went by rail to Scotland, then taking a covert night flight to Sweden to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
Lot 1840:1945 (Feb 12) cover to Sweden with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Johannnesburg datestamps where censored, Type IIIA 'OAT' handstamp (oval 62x38½mm, large square stops) in red applied in London, from London it went by rail to Scotland, then taking a covert night flight to Sweden to avoid German aircraft operating out of occupied Norway.
95.00

AUSTRALIA - Postal History

5000083
 1941-59 Selection of covers, mainly flight, Includes cover from Gladesville NSW dated 19 April 1941 to Embro, Canada, returned stamped 'not known' with red 'Dead Letter Office Sydney' handstamp and label affixed on reverse. QANTAS First Flights to Cocos Keeling, Sydney to San Francisco, Aust to South Africa (with 1/- Lyre Bird imprint block), etc. Good condition. (16)
Lot 581 [1 of 4]:1941-59 Selection of covers, mainly flight, Includes cover from Gladesville NSW dated 19 April 1941 to Embro, Canada, returned stamped 'not known' with red 'Dead Letter Office Sydney' handstamp and label affixed on reverse. QANTAS First Flights to Cocos Keeling, Sydney to San Francisco, Aust to South Africa (with 1/- Lyre Bird imprint block), etc. Good condition. (16)Lot 581 [2 of 4]:1941-59 Selection of covers, mainly flight, Includes cover from Gladesville NSW dated 19 April 1941 to Embro, Canada, returned stamped 'not known' with red 'Dead Letter Office Sydney' handstamp and label affixed on reverse. QANTAS First Flights to Cocos Keeling, Sydney to San Francisco, Aust to South Africa (with 1/- Lyre Bird imprint block), etc. Good condition. (16)Lot 581 [3 of 4]:1941-59 Selection of covers, mainly flight, Includes cover from Gladesville NSW dated 19 April 1941 to Embro, Canada, returned stamped 'not known' with red 'Dead Letter Office Sydney' handstamp and label affixed on reverse. QANTAS First Flights to Cocos Keeling, Sydney to San Francisco, Aust to South Africa (with 1/- Lyre Bird imprint block), etc. Good condition. (16)
120.00

BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE - Postal History

3128206  1899 (Nov 26) use of COGH Size F 4d Registration Envelope optd 'BECHUANALAND/PROTECTORATE.' in thick letters H&G #5, endorsed "Via Beira" addressed to Prussia, with 1d lilac SG #61 & 3d lilac & black added and tied by Proud Type D3 'PALAPYE/NO21/99' datestamp with another fine strike below, on reverse the 4d indicia tied by Type D1 'PALAPYE STATION/26NO/99/BP' datestamp, Duisberg '23/1/00' arrival backstamp; opened on three sides, fine condition.
Lot 1128 [1 of 2]:1899 (Nov 26) use of COGH Size F 4d Registration Envelope optd 'BECHUANALAND/PROTECTORATE.' in thick letters H&G #5, endorsed "Via Beira" addressed to Prussia, with 1d lilac SG #61 & 3d lilac & black added and tied by Proud Type D3 'PALAPYE/NO21/99' datestamp with another fine strike below, on reverse the 4d indicia tied by Type D1 'PALAPYE STATION/26NO/99/BP' datestamp, Duisberg '23/1/00' arrival backstamp; opened on three sides, fine condition. Lot 1128 [2 of 2]:1899 (Nov 26) use of COGH Size F 4d Registration Envelope optd 'BECHUANALAND/PROTECTORATE.' in thick letters H&G #5, endorsed "Via Beira" addressed to Prussia, with 1d lilac SG #61 & 3d lilac & black added and tied by Proud Type D3 'PALAPYE/NO21/99' datestamp with another fine strike below, on reverse the 4d indicia tied by Type D1 'PALAPYE STATION/26NO/99/BP' datestamp, Duisberg '23/1/00' arrival backstamp; opened on three sides, fine condition.
950.00
   
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