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    REST OF THE WORLD, ADEN

    Lot 54
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $170

    1914 PPC (Bush Hut) inscribed 'Australian Imperial Expeditionary Force./1914', headed 'Aden/24th Nov 1914', endorsed 'Stamps/Unavailable', Melbourne arrival machine-cancel

     

    Lot 55
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $130

    1914 PPC to Australia dated 25.11.14 endorsed 'No stamps/available' and handstamped 'PASSED' in violet, Melbourne arrival machine-cancel

     

    Lot 56
    Estimate: $150

    1915 (10 Mar) 'On Active Service' cover with Aden Camp backstamp, incorrectly handstamped with circled 'T' and over-cancelled with barred circle, machine 'LONDON/PAID/MAR2915A' in red

     

    Lot 57
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $125

    1915 (12 Jul) O.F.S. stampless cover to Sydney from Trooper D.F.P. Roth, endorsed ''On Active Service'/No Stamps available', handstamped in blue 'A.I.F./Passed by Censor No. (mss.) 29', Aden and Adelaide backstamps

     

    Lot 58
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1915 (Sep) cover to England bearing India I.E.F. opts on 1a and a tied by F.P.O./No.324' datestamp, large double-circle 'PASSED BY CENSOR/INDIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE/7' cachet in red then in use by the 18th Indian Brigade housed at Sheikh Othman, minor blemishes

     

    Lot 59
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    1916 (20 Apr) cover to Switzerland bearing 2a6p with straight-line handstamp in violet 'PASSED BY CENSOR, ADEN.' (#4), Hombrechetikon arrival backstamp

     

    Lot 60
    Estimate: $100

    1916 (26 Apr) PPC to London sent by sailor while in Aden with cancel 'RECEIVED FROM H.M.SHIP/NO CHARGE TO BE RAISED' in black, on arrival 'PASSED CENSOR.' in violet

     

    Lot 61
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $75

    1916 (18 Aug) O.F.S. stampless cover to England with scalloped Field Force 'PASSED CENSOR/No. A 84/ADEN' in violet on both sides, 'F.P.O./No.323' backstamp

     

    Lot 62
    Estimate: $125 Realised Price : $95

    1916 (25 Aug) transit cover from Addis Abbeba to England with scalloped 'PASSED CENSOR/No./AB-105/ADEN' in violet, reverse with large censor label cancelled at Aden

     

    Lot 63
    Estimate: $100

    1916 (16 Nov) stampless O.A.S. cover to England, 'BASE OFFICE ADEN/I.E.F.' datestamp on reverse

     

    Lot 64
    Estimate: $300

    1917 (18 Feb) use of pre-printed 'FIELD SERVICE/INDIA/POST CARD' used to Isle of Wight cancelled by 'F.P.O./No.323' datestamp. No censor markings applied as the only writing was signature and address

     

    Lot 65
    Estimate: $100

    1917 (11 Apr) 'On Active Service' printed envelope to Calcutta with triangular '3009' censor handstamp, 'F.P.O./No.324' (Sheikh Othman) and 'BASE OFFICE ADEN/I.E.F.' backstamps

     

    Lot 66
    Estimate: $100

    1917 (17 Nov) printed inwards registered cover Milano to Aden with scalloped 'PASSED CENSOR/No.AB-105/ADEN' in violet, transit and arrival backstamps

     

    Lot 67
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $200

    1918 PPC from Aden to England with stamp floated off, framed 'DAMAGED BY IMMERSION/IN SEA WATER' in black, from the S.S. Kingstonian, damaged by a torpedo in the Mediterranean on 11.4.1918. The only recorded Aden item recovered

     

    Lot 68
    Estimate: $100

    1918 (5 Jan) U.S. inwards coloured PPC from St. Louis to Eritrea with scalloped Field Force 'PASSED CENSOR/No. A156'/ADEN' (#10) in violet

     

    Lot 69
    Estimate: $150

    1918 (6 Mar) inwards registered cover Cairo to Eritrea bearing G.B. 1d pair tied by BAO cds, with Aden datestamp and Chief Censor's personal 'POSTAL CENSOR/ADEN' intaglio handstamp (#2a) and triangular censor in magenta, backstamped at BASE OFFICE ADEN/I.E.F.', Mombassa, Port Said and Asmara

     

    Lot 70
    Estimate: $250

    1918 (13 Apr) cover to Bombay bearing a, alongside Assistant Censor's 'POSTAL CENSOR/ADEN' (#2b) handstamp. Scarce

     

    Lot 71
    Estimate: $300

    1918 (Jul) stampless cover to Bombay with triangular censor cachet and framed slogan 'BUY A RS.10/POST OFFICE CASH/CERTIFICATE FOR RS.7-12' in black, arrival backstamp

     

    Lot 72
    Estimate: $200

    1918 (2 Oct) printed 'On Active Service' envelope to India with 'B105' within large 'P' (#3b) translators control stamp, F.P.O. and Bombay handstamps

     

    Lot 73
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $230

    1918 (7 Oct) inwards use to Aden of Zanzibar 12a Registered Envelope uprated with 6a, handstamped registration and 'B105' within large 'P' (#3b) translators control stamp. Scarce

     

    Lot 74
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1918 (31 Dec) a Envelope front uprated with 1a tied used to Singapore with 'B5' within large 'P' censor handstamp (#3c). Scarce

     

    Lot 75
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1919 (4 Jan) cover to USA bearing 2a.6p tied by Aden cds, 'B5' within large 'P' (#3c) censor handstamp. Scarce

     

    Lot 76
    Estimate: $100

    1919 (24 Jan) 'On Field Service' PPC to England cancelled with 'BASE OFFICE ADEN/I.E.F.' datestamp

     

    Lot 77
    Estimate: $300

    1920 (11 Oct) real photo PPC to Scotland headed 'Hodedida 9.10.20' cancelled by 'F.P.O./No.330' then in use by forces attached to Aden in this native village in Yemen

     

    Lot 78
    Estimate: $100

    1928 (18 Dec) inwards underpaid PPC G.B. to Aden bearing d pair, framed 'T10' and underpaid octagonal handstamp together framed 'FOREIGN POSTAGE DUE/1 ANNA'

     

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