SOUTH WEST AFRICA
South West Africa
SOUTH WEST AFRICA  -  OFFICIALS
AM739
Revenue / Tribal Tax 1939 (20th January), letter (203x209mm) bearing a vertical pair of ½d definitives surcharged ‘5/-’ and overprinted ‘Ondangua’ in red, each pen cancelled and tied by a Mariental (20 Jan) oval datestamp struck in violet. The text reads “Payment of Tax by 2 unknown natives in respect of which the money has been accounted for during November and stamps to the value of 10/- not taken out of stock and affixed to their respective cards.” Very fine and rare.
£175