1937 Illustrated Tristan Da Cunha / Visit of HMS Carlisle March 1937 preprinted cover addressed to UK posted without stamps hence postage dues affixed on arrival in UK, with LONDON FS / paquebot 30 mr 37 cds. and TRISTAN DA CUNHA violet rubber cachet alongside. The cover has a red preprinted box Posted at Tristan Da Cunha / Mail Office at lower right signed by the Lieutenant. A scarce cover as this was printed for the exclusive use of officers from HMS Carlisle for private circulation to their friends.
1949 Cachet IX South African philatelic cover bearing ½d Antelope block of 6 cancelled by 1948 violet TRISTAN DA CUNHA / SETTLEMENT OF / EDINBURGH / SOUTH ATLANTIC cachet type IX and addressed to South Africa, manuscript dated Sept 1949. Few wrinkles, mainly fine. SG C11.
1949 Cachet VIII South African philatelic cover bearing 1d Ship top imprint marginal strip of 3 (imprint LUGPOS) tied by 1946 VIOLET TRISTAN DA CUNHA cachet type VIII and addressed to South Africa manuscript dated Jan 1949. Few wrinkles, mainly fine. SG C10.
1950 Cachet IX South African registered philatelic cover bearing 1949 Inauguration set 3 cancelled by CAPETOWN / PAQUEBOT / 8. II . 50 CDS & 1948 violet TRISTAN DA CUNHA / SETTLEMENT OF / EDINBURGH / SOUTH ATLANTIC cachet type IX alongside, addressed to South Africa, manuscript dated Feb 1950. Few wrinkles, mainly fine. SG C11.
1950 Cachet X South African philatelic cover bearing 1½d brown cancelled by CAPETOWN / PAQUEBOT / 22. IV . 50 CDS & 1948 violet TRISTAN DA CUNHA / 14 MAR 1950 / SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN cachet type X alongside, addressed to South Africa, manuscript dated March 1950. Few wrinkles, mainly fine. SG C12.
1963 Group of certified first day covers for Resettlement issue on two covers both signed by chief Willie Repetto MBE plus 1953 Coronation FDC, 1963 FFH FDC, 1978 Artists View signed by Roland Svensson and Administrator to Tristan Da Cunha (small faults), plus few other FDCs, intr little lot (15).
1865-1970 Collection mainly used in a well filled Viscount springback album, huge range of sets and part sets with many defins, commems, surcharges, overprints and red X issues, good qty for expansion, 100s.
Binder of unmounted mint sets & Miniature sheets, FDCs etc for 2000s incl different thematics mainly modern Vienna, Geneva, US (earlier), including 2004 Eiffel Tower gold embossed & prestige book, 2004 Greece Heritage incl prestige books, 2003 Birds setenant blks of 4 on cards, etc, attractive lot, jumbled but good cat value.
BOX containing a lovely mint, used and unmounted mint plus First Day Covers in 3 large binders and a stockbook, huge range of US issues mint & used in a large well filled stockbook, then Austria and Geneva FDCs in large binder many attractive thematics on official covers. Heavy lot.