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MALTA - Postal History

1519  1943 (Sep 3) airmail cover to Detroit with 2/4d airmail rate franking tied by Prince of Wales Rd/Sliema datestamps, censored in Malta, Type II 'OAT' cachet in violet (rare) applied in London; cover opened-out for display and slightly reduced at left. Likely routing of this cover fully descibed in vendor's type annotations.
Lot 1519:1943 (Sep 3) airmail cover to Detroit with 2/4d airmail rate franking tied by Prince of Wales Rd/Sliema datestamps, censored in Malta, Type II 'OAT' cachet in violet (rare) applied in London; cover opened-out for display and slightly reduced at left. Likely routing of this cover fully descibed in vendor's type annotations.
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1520  1945 (Apr 5) cover to New York with 2/4d Airmail rate franking tied by Air Mail/Malta datestamp, censored in Malta routed via Gibraltar to UK, with Type IIIA 'OAT' cachet applied in red in London, from London it likely traversed North Atlantic by one of the American services via Iceland and Gander.
Lot 1520:1945 (Apr 5) cover to New York with 2/4d Airmail rate franking tied by Air Mail/Malta datestamp, censored in Malta routed via Gibraltar to UK, with Type IIIA 'OAT' cachet applied in red in London, from London it likely traversed North Atlantic by one of the American services via Iceland and Gander.
80.00 60.00 sold

MALTA - Military - World War I Period

1521 ✉FC1918 use of printed POW lettersheet from Dr Bruhl, Physician to the Red Cross, New Verdala Camp writing to his mother in Berlin, cancelled with violet triple-oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR/PC/1/MALTA' (B1) on face over-struck with violet 'Freigegeben/Auslandstelle Cöln-Deutz' (C1). The message is dated 8/8/1918 from the camp and then later endorsed "Dr Bruhl left for Germany via England 30/8/18 Censor", part of lettersheet missing and bottom separated from top.
Lot 1403:1918 use of printed POW lettersheet from Dr Bruhl, Physician to the Red Cross, New Verdala Camp, writing to his mother in Berlin, cancelled with violet triple-oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR/PC/1/MALTA' (B1) on face over-struck with violet 'Freigegeben/Auslandstelle Cöln-Deutz' (C1). The message is dated 8/8/1918 from the camp and then later endorsed "Dr Bruhl left for Germany via England 30/8/18 Censor", part of lettersheet missing and bottom separated from top.
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MAURITIUS

1522 F 1859 Dardenne 1d dull vermilion on imperforate white laid paper, large margins, SG #42, fine used, Cat £1,400.
Lot 1522:1859 Dardenne 1d dull vermilion on imperforate white laid paper, large margins, SG #42, fine used, Cat £1,400.
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MOROCCO - Postal History

1523  1943 (Aug 2) cover to New York with 18fr50c franking paying postage (4fr), airmail Casablanca-Lisbon (2fr50c) and airmail to New York (10fr), stamps tied by Casablanca datestamps, Type I 'OAT' handstamp, censor tape & handstamp applied in London. Vendor suggests the mail was routed via London (rather than intended direct route from Lisbon to USA) so that it could be censored for valuable information following the collapse of Vichy regimes in French Africa in late 1942.
Lot 1523:1943 (Aug 2) cover to New York with 18fr50c franking paying postage (4fr), airmail Casablanca-Lisbon (2fr50c) and airmail to New York (10fr), stamps tied by Casablanca datestamps, Type I 'OAT' handstamp, censor tape & handstamp applied in London. Vendor suggests the mail was routed via London (rather than intended direct route from Lisbon to USA) so that it could be censored for valuable information following the collapse of Vichy regimes in French Africa in late 1942.
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MOROCCO AGENCIES Tangier - Postal History

1524  1946 (Jul 30) quadruple rate airmail cover to Long Island, New York endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 7/- franking, tied by Tangier datestamps, paying postage (2/-) and airmail fee (5/-) for item weighing up to 2oz, Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken. Rare multiple rate cover.
Lot 1524:1946 (Jul 30) quadruple rate airmail cover to Long Island, New York endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 7/- franking, tied by Tangier datestamps, paying postage (2/-) and airmail fee (5/-) for item weighing up to 2oz, Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken. Rare multiple rate cover.
130.00 250.00 sold
1525  1946 (Aug 30) printed airmail cover to New York endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamp, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet (37x9mm, unframed, no stop after 'T') applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken.
Lot 1525:1946 (Aug 30) printed airmail cover to New York endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamp, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet (37x9mm, unframed, no stop after 'T') applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken.
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1526  1946 (Aug 23) Garage Universal cover to Detroit, endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with GB 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamp, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken. [Between 1937 and 1949 Tangier overprinted stamps were often unavailable, hence the use of unoverprinted GB issues.]
Lot 1526:1946 (Aug 23) Garage Universal cover to Detroit, endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with GB 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamp, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XV 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken. [Between 1937 and 1949 Tangier overprinted stamps were often unavailable, hence the use of unoverprinted GB issues.]
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1527  1946 (Nov 9) airmail cover to Pennsylvania endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamps, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XVI 'OAT' cachet in violet (32x20½mm, in double-line oval) applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken.
Lot 1527:1946 (Nov 9) airmail cover to Pennsylvania endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/9d franking, tied by Tangier datestamps, paying airmail to UK (6d) and airmail to USA (1/3d), Type XVI 'OAT' cachet in violet (32x20½mm, in double-line oval) applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken.
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1528   1947 (Dec 20) airmail long cover to Chrysler (Detroit) endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/2d franking (underpaid 1d), tied by Tetuan datestamp, paying postage (4d) & airmail to USA (11d), Type XVI 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken by this cover. [New Zone airmail rate of 1/3d per ½oz to USA commenced Feb 5 1947]
Lot 1528:1947 (Dec 20) airmail long cover to Chrysler (Detroit) endorsed 'NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE' with 1/2d franking (underpaid 1d), tied by Tetuan datestamp, paying postage (4d) & airmail to USA (11d), Type XVI 'OAT' cachet in violet applied in Tangier. Vendor's typed annotations describe probable route taken by this cover. [New Zone airmail rate of 1/3d per ½oz to USA commenced Feb 5 1947]
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