GILBERT & ELLICE IS 1948 SGD1/8 Cover
Stock Code: P190011042
1948 (16 OC) long official cover (blue embossed crown on flap) addressed to 'H.E. Maude, Esquire, M.B.E., The Residency, Bairiki, Tarawa', bearing 1940 postage due set of 8 to 1s6d plus additional 5d, all tied by seven mostly very fine strikes of POST OFFICE / TARAWA cds, with m/s 'T. 4/8' tax mark in red alongside. Trivial wrinkles, still fine and very scarce. Most appealing.
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