1899 Niger Coast, Special Service, Neat E.

£1,950.00

Description

1899 Niger Coast Special Service-West Africa-No stamps available, Neat E.

1899 Niger Coast Special Service-West Africa-No stamps available, Neat E.

Neat E. to Col.Cowper, Bristol, from Capt.H.L.Cowper, West Africa Field Force(WAFF) bearing purple Boxed BURUTU cancel dated 5th March 1899 and additional ‘d1’.(one penny to pay)*

Liverpool BR Packet 27 March 1899 cancel on reverse.

Extremely RARE, attractive and presentable Exhibition Quality COVER. Very few known!

*The Officers rate was 6d. but this was charged out at 1d.-Soldiers rate.