SOUTHERN RHODESIA
Last updated: 22nd April, 2017
POSTAL STATIONERY
SR270 1924 KGV d Admiral Postcard, yellowish green on smooth lighter cream card. Very fine unused. H&G 1a £20
SR645 1924 KGV d Admiral Postcard, yellowish green on smooth lighter cream card. Cancelled by favour 'VICTORIA FALLS 20 JUN 1928'. H&G 1a £65
SR273 1924 KGV 1d Admiral Post Card. Very fine unused. H&G 2 £20
SR646 1924 KGV 1d Admiral Post Card. Cancelled by favour 'VICTORIA FALLS 20 JUN 1928'. H&G 2 £75
SR281 1937 KGVI d Postcard, type II. Very fine unused. H&G 5a £7
SR644 1924 KGV 1d Admiral Letter Card, carmine. Cancelled by favour 'VICTORIA FALLS 20 JUN 1928'. H&G A1 £75
SR284 1931 KGV 1d Field Marshal Letter Card. Very fine unused, uncommon. H&G A2 £35
SR364 1931 KGV 1d Field Marshal Letter Card. The stamp image struck with local script 'Specimen' handstamp in black. Puncture upper left, very fine. Very scarce. H&G A2 spec. £450
SR286 1937 KGVI 1d Letter Card, red on bluish card. Cancelled 'SALISBURY / S. RHODESIA 27 FEB 1957' but unaddressed. H&G A3 £15
SR291 1937 ? KGVI 1d Letter Card, apparently a later printing orange-red on greenish blue card. Very fine unused. H&G A3 £20
SR287 1924 KGV d Admiral envelope, small size (136 x 80 mm). Very fine unused. H&G B1 £25
SR290 1931 1d KGV Field Marshal envelope. small size (136 x 80 mm). Very fine unused. H&G B4 £25
SR292 1936 (date unclear) KGV 1d Field Marshal envelope (H&G B4), cancelled 'BULAWAYO STATION' and addressed to a passenger on the S. S. Llandlaff Castle, Port Elizabeth, with oval violet Union Castle Steamship Company arrival backstamp on reverse dated the 11th November. Together with an unused Postcard of the Steamer 'LLANDLAFF CASTLE'. A most attractive pair. £40
RA1081 1937 KGVI 1d envelope. Very fine unused. H&G B5. £15
SR293 1924 KGV 4d Admiral Registered envelope, small size G (152 x 92mm). Very fine unused. H&G C1 £30
SR562 1931 KGV 4d Field Marshal Registered envelope. The embossed image struck with local script 'Specimen' handstamp in black. Puncture upper left and minor gum staining, very fine. Very scarce. H&G C2 spec. £450
RA5322 1943 6th May, KGVI 4d registered envelope (H & G C3, A type heading), uprated with 2d large Falls (SG 29, on reverse), cancelled BULAWAYO, addressed to the Cape. Attractive and uncommon. £30
SR663 1949 10th October, KGVI 4d registered envelope (H&G B, C4), bearing 2d UPU (SG 68) cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS' to South Africa, printed red/ black label. Truncated at left otherwise fine. £30
RA729 1951 (?) 9th April, KGVI 4d registered envelope (H&G B, C4), bearing 2d large Falls (SG 35a) cancelled 'BULAWAYO 4' to South Africa. Red wax seal with the impression of a 1/- coin. Fine and clean. £30
SR107 1951 11th June, KGVI 4d registered envelope, long size H2 (222 x 100mm, H&G C7), bearing KGVI 4d definitive (SG 43), cancelled 'WANKIE' datestamp, another below, addressed to Kitwe, arrival backstamp. Printed registration label. Fine and clean, an uncommon office. £75
SR109 1952 1st November, KGVI 4d registered envelope, long size H2 (222 x 100mm, H&G C7), bearing KGVI 8d definitive (SG 45), cancelled 'QUEENS PARK' datestamp, another below, addressed to Kitwe. Printed black/pink generic registration label handstamped 'QUEENS PARK' in violet. Fine and clean, a very scarce office. £125
SR303 1953 11th November, KGVI 4d registered envelope, long size H2 (222 x 100mm, H&G C7), bearing 2d QEII definitive cancelled 'RAYLTON' datestamp to Salisbury, arrival backstamp. Fine and clean. £40
SR305 1953 24th June, KGVI 4d registered envelope, long size H2 (222 x 100mm, 'SOUTHERN RHODESIA' 93mm, H&G C8), bearing 2d Rhodes Centenary (SG 73) cancelled dc 'UMTALI' to Salisbury, arrival backstamp. Fine and clean. £35
SR643 1924 KGV d Admiral wrapper. Cancelled by favour 'VICTORIA FALLS 20 JUN 1928'. H&G E2 £65
SR307 1924 KGV 1d Admiral wrapper. Very fine unused. H&G E2 £30
SR311 1946 21st November, KGVI 6d Air Letter. Type I with simulated perforations (H&G F1), cancelled 'SALISBURY' datestamp to Palestine. Fine and uncommon. £40
SR312 1947 KGVI 6d Air Letter, 'BY AIR MAIL' in white, watermark 'KENT VALE / PARCHMENT / 7'. Very fine unused. H&G F3 £12
SR313 1948 KGVI 6d Air Letter, 'BY AIR MAIL' in white with side panels, watermark 'KENT VALE / PARCHMENT / A'. Very fine unused. H&G F4. £12
SR317 1952 KGVI 6d Air Letter, 'BY AIR MAIL' in overlay colour, watermark 'KENT VALE / E / PARCHMENT'. Very fine unused. H&G F6 £15
SR318 1953 25th August, KGVI 6d Air Letter, 'BY AIR MAIL' in overlay colour, watermark 'KENT VALE / E PARCHMENT' (H&G 6), cancelled dc 'SALISBURY' datestamp to England. Fine and uncommon. £25
SR319 1953 QEII 6d Rhodes Centenary Exhibition Air Letter. Very fine unused. H&G F7 £6
SR320 1953 QEII 6d Baobab Air Letter, watermark 'KENT VALE / E / PARCHMENT'. Very fine unused. H&G F8 £6
SR634 1944 3d Active Service Letter Card (type II). Very fine unused. Uncommon. £75
SR635 1944 6th November, 3d Active Service Letter Card (type II). Cancelled 'GATOOMA' and addressed to the British Military Hospital, Calcutta, India, upon arrival re-addressed. Uncommon correct useage of these. £75
SR636 1944 5th December, 3d Active Service Letter Card (type II), uprated with pair 1d KGVI definitives (SG 42), cancelled 'CRANBORNE / S. RHODESIA' datestamps to England. A fine example of the civilian useage uprated type, uncommon. £75
SR637 c1944 3d Active Service Letter Card (type II, second issue on coarse buff paper, poor impression). Very fine unused. Scarce. £90
SR638 1947 13th January, 3d Active Service Letter Card (type II, second issue on coarse buff paper, poor impression). A late philatelic useage machine cancelled 'BULAWAYO', addressed to Canada without message. Scarce. £90
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