Postal Stationery, Miscellaneous, Postmarks, Revenues, Railways Stamps
1901 printed 'CERTIFICATE OF TRANSFER' with "New Certificate of Special Registration" added in manuscript above. Issued at Gwelo for ten gold reef claims registered in the name of "Rose of Sharon and Shamrock Gold Mine". Bearing, on the reverse, 1896 large format revenue £100 orange-red and deep lilac (perf 12½) used together with a horizontal strip of four 1892 £10 brown and single £5 sage-green 'Arms' postage stamps (Mewett 73, SG 12, 13), each perfinned 'USED' and tied by 'MINES OFFICE / 2 APL 1901 / GWELO' violet oval datestamps. The £5 damaged. Rare usage and most attractive.