Stock Code: P178012088

1900 (FEB) stampless O.H.M.S. (deleted) cover from Jebba to Ashford, Kent, Robertson correspondence, endorsed "No stamps obtainable / Jebba - Nigeria / C.C. Robertson Capt RA", with very fine strike of violet type 8 "LOKOJA" oval ds dated "4 FEB 1900", applied in transit. Charged postage due on arrival with "2d/620" and "T" tax markings on face, and backstamped at Forcados (13 FE) and Ashford Station Office (MR 13). Minor cover blemishes but neat and very scarce. From the interim period between the formation of Northern Nigeria (1 Jan 1900) and the handover of postal services from the Niger Company to the new Protectorate administration (31 March)


All global stamp orders over the equivalent of £25 (approximately $31.19) will receive FREE shipping

*Price is only indicative - all orders are processed in Pounds Sterling


Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

NORTHERN NIGERIA 1900 Cover - $810.81*

You may also like

Crown Guarantee

All Stanley Gibbons stamps come with a lifetime guarantee of authenticity from our stamp specialists.

Stanley Gibbons Journal

Read More of our Journal

Stanley Gibbons Journal

A Philatelist in Duckburg

When Tom Scott Came To Stanley Gibbons

Engineering the Perfect Stamp: Guy Gee