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UPU International Reply Coupon

International Reply Coupon from the Universal Postal Union An international Reply Coupon (IRC) is a coupon that can be exchanged for one or more postage stamps representing the minimum postage for an unregistered priority airmail letter of up to twenty grams sent to another Universal Postal Union (UPU) member country. IRCs are accepted by all […]

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1953 QEII Newspaper Wrapper 2d E-9 #13

1953 Newspaper Wrappers

New Queen Elizabeth II newspaper wrappers Type: Postal Stationery Newspaper Wrapper Date: 1953 Text: This wrapper may only be used for Newspapers or such documents as are allowed to be sent at the Book-rate of postage, and must not enclose any letter or communication of the nature of a letter (whether separate or otherwise). If […]

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1938 C6a Registered Envelope PS

1938 Registered Envelopes KGVI

New postal stationery items Type: Postal Stationery Registered Letter Issue date: 1938 Higgins & Gage: #C6a Embossed head of King George VI Type 4 THOMAS DE LA RUE & COMPANY, LIMITED (with serifs) Text: REGISTERED LETTER / THIS LETTER MUST BE GIVEN TO AN OFFICER OF THE POST OFFICE TO BE REGISTERED, AND A RECEIPT […]

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1893 New Foreign Postal Cards

New definitive postal cards with new values Type: Foreign Postal Card Higgins & Gage: Bermuda #9 BSC: SC9a Colour: Carmine on buff Text: UNION POSTALE UNIVERSELLE / BERMUDA (LES ISLES BERMUDES) POST CARD / THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE. Stamps: Victoria definitive 1d Type: Reply-Paid Foreign Card Higgins & Gage: Bermuda […]

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