B.S.A. COMPANY
Postal Stationery, Miscellaneous, Postmarks, Revenues, Railways Stamps
POSTAL STATIONERY  -  POSTAL CARDS
RA4476
1894 29th March, 1½d postal stationery card (H&G 6) used to England (adhesive removed), cancelled by very fine ‘827’ barred oval numeral cancel with proving strike of Salisbury / Mashonaland (29 Mar) sc alongside. The message on the reverse was written by E.C. Tyndale-Biscoe, a Naval Lt. with the Column who raised the flag at Fort Salisbury on 12th September 1890, the morning after their arrival. Tuli (5 Apr) and Cape Town (18 Apr) transit backstamps.
£350