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[20445]  EGYPT…WW1 REGISTERED INTENAL MAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL..  1915 (Jun 17)
[20445]  EGYPT…WW1 REGISTERED INTENAL MAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL..  1915 (Jun 17)
[20445]  EGYPT…WW1 REGISTERED INTENAL MAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL..  1915 (Jun 17)
[20445] EGYPT…WW1 REGISTERED INTENAL MAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL.. 1915 (Jun 17) Commercial internal registered mail to Port Said bearing Nile Feluccas Pair & Single 1m + Pyramids strip 3 x 4m making 15m rate tied Alexandria cds & withAlexandrie /No 415 registration label plus Martial Law /Opened By Censor label tied by 100% complete Censor/PS wax seal with 2 more on reverse & Port Said (18 Jun) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ WW1 Wax seals are scarce & exceptional to find so fine
US$200
[20446]  JAPAN-CEYLON…WW1 REGISTERED with CENSORS WAX SEAL..  1915 (Jun 8)
[20446]  JAPAN-CEYLON…WW1 REGISTERED with CENSORS WAX SEAL..  1915 (Jun 8)
[20446]  JAPAN-CEYLON…WW1 REGISTERED with CENSORS WAX SEAL..  1915 (Jun 8)
[20446] JAPAN-CEYLON…WW1 REGISTERED with CENSORS WAX SEAL.. 1915 (Jun 8) Iwai & Co. Ltd., /Kobe printed envelope registered to Messrs. Shaw Wallace & Co., Colombo bearing pairs 10s & 3s making 26s rate tied Kobe cds & with registered Kobe /No B 11 registratiion label censored on arrival with violet framed Colombo /Censor /26 Jun 1915 (Colombo is vertical) plus stamp sheet selvedge label tied Opened Under Martial Law label tied by 2 x 100% complete ACS Wax seals & on reverse one more plus Colombo /Registered (26 Jun) arrival cds
US$300
[20444]  N.E.I .- USA…WW1 REGISTERED & with CENSORS WAX SEAL applied SINGAPORE  1918 (Nov 7)
[20444]  N.E.I .- USA…WW1 REGISTERED & with CENSORS WAX SEAL applied SINGAPORE  1918 (Nov 7)
[20444]  N.E.I .- USA…WW1 REGISTERED & with CENSORS WAX SEAL applied SINGAPORE  1918 (Nov 7)
[20444]  N.E.I .- USA…WW1 REGISTERED & with CENSORS WAX SEAL applied SINGAPORE  1918 (Nov 7)
[20444] N.E.I .- USA…WW1 REGISTERED & with CENSORS WAX SEAL applied SINGAPORE 1918 (Nov 7) Printed commercial envelope registered to Powers Weightman & Rosengarten Co., Philadelpha bearing 20c & 10c tied Bandoeng cds & with matching registration label No 648. Intercepted in transit& with Straits Settlements/Opened By Censor label dated Jan 2- 1919 tied by largely unclear rare Assistant Censor/Singapore wax seals with on reverse another better Assistant Censor /Singappore wax seal & Singapore (16 Nov) + Hong Kong (23 Nov) + & Chicago (30 Dec) transit + Philadelphia (1 Jan 19) arrival cds. .............................................................................................. WW1 censors wax seals are not easily found & readable Wax Seals are rare
US$200
[19377]  PORTUGUESE INDIA - INDIA… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with BELGUAM CENSOR WAX SEAL ...  1916 (Jan)
[19377]  PORTUGUESE INDIA - INDIA… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with BELGUAM CENSOR WAX SEAL ...  1916 (Jan)
[19377]  PORTUGUESE INDIA - INDIA… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with BELGUAM CENSOR WAX SEAL ...  1916 (Jan)
[19377]  PORTUGUESE INDIA - INDIA… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with BELGUAM CENSOR WAX SEAL ...  1916 (Jan)
[19377] PORTUGUESE INDIA - INDIA… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with BELGUAM CENSOR WAX SEAL ... 1916 (Jan) Plain envelope with wear to bottom right registered to Rewa Kantlea & forwarded in blue ink to Shiraspur bearing strip 3 x 3r violet from Vasco da Gama tied unclear cds mostly obscured by rare black on green Opened /By /Censor label (Baker BML 1b) tied by 4 x 19mm incomplete Censor /Belgaum wax seals (Unrecorded Baker) & with ink R No 29 registration alongside violet boxed 15 Jan 1916 hand stamp & with on reverse smudged Shirapur (20 Jan) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Baker rates the censor label Rare to possibly unique & does not mention the Censor Belgaum wax seal & despite overall appearance this combination of WW1 registered, censored mail with unrecorded Censor belgaum wax seals is probably unique
US$1250
[20443]  GB - USA...WW1 REGISTERED with DIVIDED CIRCLE HAND STAMP & SEALED with WAX CENSOR SEAL...  
1917 (Nov 1)
[20443]  GB - USA...WW1 REGISTERED with DIVIDED CIRCLE HAND STAMP & SEALED with WAX CENSOR SEAL...  
1917 (Nov 1)
[20443] GB - USA...WW1 REGISTERED with DIVIDED CIRCLE HAND STAMP & SEALED with WAX CENSOR SEAL... 1917 (Nov 1) The Capital & Counties Bank Ltd. crested envelope registered to Philadelphia & bearing GV 2 x 1˝d tied oval Registered /Threadneedle St date stamp & with London EC 99 Registration label No 599 + Opened By/Censor/3459 label tied by black 90% oblong P.C. (10 x 6mm) censors wax seal & on reverse flaps sealed with The Central & Counties Bank Ltd wax seal tied by violet segmented divided circle 20/2 hand stamp & with partial Philadelphia (25 Nov) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... This Censors Wax seal that measures differently at 10 x 6mm to the extremities of the box to any of the handful recorded by the CCSG as at 2014.
US$200
[20442]  G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1917 (Oct 8)
[20442]  G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1917 (Oct 8)
[20442] G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1917 (Oct 8) Plain envelope registered to Arlington, Mass from Whitfield King bearing GB GV 3d tied oval Registered /Ipswich date stamp & with R/Ipswich 40 /No 134 Registration with below Postage Permit No. C.1 of the sender & Opened By /Censor /3347 label tied front & back by 100% dark red framed P.C. wax seals (CCSG WS 4a) with on reverse violet Divided Circle 32 /10 plus Registered Ipswich (8 Oct) despatch, Boston (29 Oct) transit & Arlington, Mass (29 Oct) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Nice combination of Registered, Permit mail with divided circle & Wax Seal censorship. As at 2000 the CCSG record 3 examples of WS 4a used Jan 1917 - Jul 1918
US$150
[20441]  G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with 2 STYLES WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Feb 6)
[20441]  G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with 2 STYLES WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Feb 6)
[20441] G B - USA… WW1 REGISTERED & with 2 STYLES WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1916 (Feb 6) Plain envelope registered to The Salem Stamp Agency, Salem, Mass bearing GB GV 5d tied smudged oval Registered date stamp & with R/London W.C. 52 /No 472 Registration label & Opened By /Censor / 953 label tied front & back by 100% dark red framed War Postal Censor /Office (CCSG WS 3) wax seals & on reverse additional 100% framed P.C. (CCSG WS 4b) wax seal & violet Divided Circle K /24 plus New York (24 Feb) transit & Salam Mass (25 Feb) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Interesting combination item & as at 2000 the CCSG record 2 examples of WS 3 used 2 Jun 1917 - 20 Jul 1918 & 2 examples of WS 4b used Jan - Oct 1917 in both cases this extends the dates of use
US$200
[20439]  G B - DENMARK… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Jun 12)
[20439]  G B - DENMARK… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Jun 12)
[20439] G B - DENMARK… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1916 (Jun 12) Plain envelope registered to Aarhus bearing GB GV 2˝d & 2d tied Norwood cds & with R/Norwood 2 /No 208 Registration label & Opened By /Censor / 1202 label tied front & back by 100% red oval War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seals & on reverse Aarhus (18 Jun) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more have certainly survived
US$100
[20438]  G B - FRANCE… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Oct 11)
[20438]  G B - FRANCE… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Oct 11)
[20438] G B - FRANCE… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1918 (Oct 11) GB 2d blue printed registered F size envelope uprated with GB GV 2˝d to Nice & redirected twice locally tied Notting Hill High St. thimble cds & with R/Notting Hill /No 76 Registration label & Opened By /Censor / 4606 label tied front & back by 99% dark red oval War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seals & on reverse Nice (18 Oct) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more have certainly survived
US$150
[20437]  G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Dec 12)
[20437]  G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Dec 12)
[20437] G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1918 (Dec 12) Commercial company printed envelope registered to Hotel Eden, Montreux bearing GB GV ˝d & 4d tied Wool Exchange / E.C. cds & with R/London E.C. 25 /No 403 Registration label & with Opened By /Censor / 4841 label & refered to higher examiner with indelibe ink 4141 applied tied partial 2 x dark red oval War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seals & with on reverse a 100% oval War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seal plus Wool Exchange /E.C. (12 Dec) despatch & Montreux (18 Dec) arrival cds ................................................................................................ As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more have certainly survived
US$100
[20436]  G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Sep 5)
[20436]  G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Sep 5)
[20436] G B - SWITZERLAND… WW1 REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1918 (Sep 5) Printed Forwarded by Messrs. A. Ruffer & Sons, London Registered envelope to Bank de Depots et de Credit, Geneva bearing GV ˝d & 4d tied smudged oval datestamp & with matching Registration label No 170 with violet London E.C. 219 handstamp inserted above & withOpened By /Censor / 1473 label tied front & back dark red War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seal & with on reverse smdged oval (5 Sep) despatch datestamp & Geneva 11 (16 Sep) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more certainly have survived
US$80
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327]  GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M.  1916(Mar 30)
[20327] GB -HOLLAND..WW1 REGISTERED INSURED POW MAIL from I.O.M. 1916(Mar 30) GB 3d Brown registered stationary envelope to Rotterdam uprated with 5d & ˝d tied The Camp Knockaloe/Peel cds & with Registration & Value Declared labels & manuscript "Insured for twenty pounds" from POW in Camp 4, Compound 3 Hut 1 with oval Aliens Detention Camp /Censored /Knockaloe I.O.M. handstamp partly overlaid by rare oval Postkantoor /Vlissingen /Queenborough wax seal & on reverse framed Folkestone /Vlissingen (2 Apr) datestamp & Rotterdam arrival (3 Apr) arrival cds. ................................................................................................ Mails to Holland were mostly carried by Zeeland Steamship Co. sailing between Flushing to Folkstone or Queenborough. On outbreak of war Queenborough was closed to Dutch steamships but other routes remained open, further changes to routes took place under Admiralty orders during 1915 & 1916. In Feb & Mar 1916 the Zeeland sailings were temporarily suspended & outward letter mails were carried by Great Eastern Railway steamers, the Zeeland sailing recommenced in April. A rare item....Ref; Mark: "British Censorship of Civil mails during WW1 1914-19, & Imperial & Foreign Mails sea conveyance during war 1914-18
US$2750
[20325]  GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW…  1916 (Sep 25)
[20325]  GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW…  1916 (Sep 25)
[20325] GB - NETHERLANDS… REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSOR to ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION POW… 1916 (Sep 25) Mourning stampless envelope registered to Seaman Frogson, Benbow Batt. RN Division Interned in Grand Hotel des Bains, Katwijk Aanzee cancelled Registered / Sutton datestamp & with matching registration label No 368 & Opened By /Censor/1148 label tied oval War Office/Postal Censor wax seal (CCSG WS 1) with on reverse Katwijk Aan Zee (30 Sep) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Very unusual being allowed to pass without tax despite being registered. As at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seal censors although more have certainly survived.
US$230
[20324]  G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Aug 28)
[20324]  G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1918 (Aug 28)
[20324] G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 REGISTERED CENSORED with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1918 (Aug 28) London County Westminster & Parr's Bank Ltd printed envelope registered to Banque de St. Gall bearing GV 2˝ & 2d tied oval Registered /Threadneedle St. B. O. E.C.. datestamp & with matching Registration label No 819 & partial Wax Seal of Bank plus Opened By /Censor / 5093 label tied red War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seal & on reverse St Gallen (3 Sep) arrival cds. ............................................................................................... Scarce as at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more certainly have survived
US$70
[20323]  G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 SALVATION ARMY REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Dec 18)
[20323]  G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 SALVATION ARMY REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP..  1916 (Dec 18)
[20323] G B - SWITZERlAND… WW1 SALVATION ARMY REGISTERED & with WAX SEAL CENSORSHIP.. 1916 (Dec 18) Salvation Army printed envelope registered to Champvent bearing GV 2˝ & 2d perfinned SA & tied oval Registered /London Chief Office E.C. datestamp & with matching Registration label No 5479 & Opened By /Censor / 478 label tied red War Office /Postal Censor (CCSG WS 1) wax seal & on reverse Champvent (25 Dec) arrival cds. ............................................................................................ Scarce as at 2000 the CCSG record 18 WS 1 wax seals although more certainly have survived
US$150
[19703]  GB - GERMANY…REGISTERED to US OCCUP. ZONE CONTRARY TO REGULATIONS…  1957 (Dec 23 )
[19703]  GB - GERMANY…REGISTERED to US OCCUP. ZONE CONTRARY TO REGULATIONS…  1957 (Dec 23 )
[19703]  GB - GERMANY…REGISTERED to US OCCUP. ZONE CONTRARY TO REGULATIONS…  1957 (Dec 23 )
[19703] GB - GERMANY…REGISTERED to US OCCUP. ZONE CONTRARY TO REGULATIONS… 1957 (Dec 23 ) 6d QE 2 Overseas Registered Letter stationary envelope to Coburg, US Zone Occupation uprated with Wildings 10d + 1˝d + ˝d tied Tunbridge Wells /Kent cds & with matching registration label No 1482 & with violet framed Contrary to Regulations /F.B. & Undelivered for Reason Stated /Return to Sender handstamps plus black on brown E Crown R /Customs and Currency /Examination label tied complete Customs & Excise /Crown /4083 Wax seal & on reverse another plus violet London /E.C.D.O. /31 Dec 57 /R.L. Duty cds
US$70
[18966]  INDIA - USA… WW2 REGISTERED CENSORED AIRMAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL..  1945 (Aug 8)
[18966]  INDIA - USA… WW2 REGISTERED CENSORED AIRMAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL..  1945 (Aug 8)
[18966] INDIA - USA… WW2 REGISTERED CENSORED AIRMAIL with WAX CENSOR SEAL.. 1945 (Aug 8) The Standard Tube & Hartware Mart printed envelope by registered airmail to The Foreign Trade Service Depart., American Exporter New York bearing on reverse India GV1 pair 1r + definitives 8a + 2a+ 1a making 2r 13a rate tied Bharat Insurance cds & with onn face matching registration label No 43 & unframed violet DHB /30 & on back PC 90 Opened By Examiner label (CCSG 13A) tied black losenge Crown /Passed /DHB 4 & scarce oval India Censorship /B wax seal plus New York (20 Aug) arrival date stamp .............................................................. Intact censorship wax seals are difficult the latest recorded date of use by the CCSG as at 2011 for Wax Seal CCSG 1 is May 1944 this extends the use by 15 months to 8 August 1945
US$150
[17943]  INDIA - GB...WW2 REGISTERED from POW CAMP 25..  1945 (Aug 20)
[17943]  INDIA - GB...WW2 REGISTERED from POW CAMP 25..  1945 (Aug 20)
[17943] INDIA - GB...WW2 REGISTERED from POW CAMP 25.. 1945 (Aug 20) India Registration 3a Postage 1˝a printed registration envelope by airmail to Shotley Bridge EMS Hospital & forwarded to Guisbrough Yorks from 31444 Lt. Col. J.G.E. Vaehall uprated with on back India Bullock Cart 2a6p + definitives 1r & 8a tied partial Group 5 Prisoner of War Camp -25 cds & on face boxed Group Five /Prisoner of War Camp-25 hand stamp in black with manuscript No 112 above for registration with flap sealed with 3 x partial Group 5 Prisoner of War Camp 25 /Yol Wax seals & Shotley Bridge /Co. Durham (5 Sep) transit cds .........This envelope written perhaps by the Camp Commandant was located at Kangra Valley in Yol & housed Italian POW's... The Wax seals are not listed by the CCSG in WW2 Asia censorship book
US$150
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