GILBERT & ELLICE IS 1948 SGD1/8 Cover
Stock Code: P190011043
1948 (11 OC) long official cover (large red wax seal of the Resident Commissioner on reverse) addressed to 'H.E. Maude, Esquire, Resident Commissioner, Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony, Tarawa', bearing 1940 postage due set of 8 to 1s6d plus additional 1d and 4d, all tied by five mostly fine strikes of POST OFFICE / TARAWA cds, with red 'T. 4/8' M/S tax mark alongside. Minor edge toning and small ink mark, still a desirable and interesting cover.
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