NEW HEBRIDES 1937 SG48, F44, F46/7 Cover
Stock Code: P189015220
1937 (31 MR) paquebot cover to USA, franked by 1925 6d in combination with 1925 French Issue 20c, 30c, 40c (all left marginal), tied by three strikes of "NEW HEBRIDES / INTER-ISLES" type 93 cds, the 30c also tied by boxed "SERVICE INTERINSULAIRE / NOUVELLES-HEBRIDES" h/s. The face additionally with large part "SERVICE MARITIME / NOUVELLES HEBRIDES" type R57 registration cachet, "SCE INTERINSULAIRE DES NLLES HEBRIDES" type 91 cds (31 MARS), and violet "SERVICE CONTRACTUELS / S.S. BUCEPHALE / DES MESS MAR" circular cachet, initialled and dated "Tanna 30/3/27". A couple of trivial cover blemishes, still fine and rare.
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