CEYLON c.1901 Cover Diyatalawa 'Not for POW' hadstamp

Stock Code: P190005490

c.1900 Undated cover front addressed to "R.F. Weerasinghe Esqre/ Boer Camp/ Diyatalawa" handstamped with violet triangle "NOT FOR/ P.O.W. / DELIVER.", the local surname implying the stamp was used for mail addressed to camp staff. An excessively rare handstamp of which Stroud records only one other example.


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CEYLON c.1901 Cover Diyatalawa 'Not for POW' hadstamp - £125.00

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