Lot Number: 7686
Closing: 31 August 2016
- Guide price (GBP): 600 - 700
- Currency guide (USD): 786 - 917
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SOUTH AFRICA - COLONIES & REPUBLICS - BOER WAR COVERS COLLECTION 1900 (Jun) to 1902 (May) collection of military and POW covers from the Second Boer War period bearing various stamps of Transvaal, GOGH, or Orange Free State, and displaying a range of circular, oval, triangular, or straight line censor marks - includes 1900 (Dec) reg POW cover to Simonstown bearing 1d "VRI" x5 tied by Roodepoort/ZAR cds's, 1901 (Aug) and 1902 (Jan) POW covers to different camps on St Helena, 1902 (May) POW cover to a camp in Ceylon with Ragamar Camp receiver cds on back, 1901 (Sep) POW cover to Camp No 2 Cape Town, 1900 (Jun) POW cover to Greenpoint Camp, Cape Town, a group of three 1900-01 covers from OFS bearing "OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW" Boer War censor tape, 1901 (Oct) cover to Germany, plus 1900 (Dec) cover to England with Army PO cancel. An interesting assembly, mostly in good condition. (11 items)