Stock Code: P178012086

1899 (10 JUL) stampless cover from Lokoja to London, endorsed "On Special Service / No Stamps Available / J.H.Howe Lt 1st W.A.F.F.", with superb strike of type 8 "LOKOJA" oval ds in violet, applied in transit. Charged postage due on arrival with M/S "T" and " 2" (deleted) in blue crayon and "1d/620" H/S on face, with light type 4 "BURUTU" boxed ds (seriffed capitals) in violet (21 JUL) and London delivery cds (AU 14) on reverse. Minor cover faults but a rare combination of datestamps.


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