FALKLAND ISLAND DEPS 1950 SGG1aa, G11b Cover ½d variety Extra Island
Stock Code: P190010995
1950 (14 DE) cover from South Georgia to Oregan, USA, correctly franked at 3d foreign rate by 1946 'Thick Map' ½d black and green, exceptionally showing variety 'Extra Island' (vignette plate '1', R3/9), and 1948-49 'Thin Map' 2½d black and deep blue, tied by individual superb strikes of type SG7 cds, with additional strike alongside. Philatelically inspired, still a very desirable item with any of the 'Thick Map' varieties rare on cover.
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