ZANZIBAR 1933 SGD8 Cover

Stock Code: P167011449

Postage Due. 1933 (21 APR) incoming "MILTON'S TEA" advertising cover from Bara Bazar, Calcutta, underfranked at domestic rate by 1932-36 1a3p mauve (the correct rate being 2a6p), tied by despatch cds, with "T" and blue crayon "25c" indicating double deficiency of 25 gold centimes. On arrival 1926-30 15c black/orange applied (R3/2 on sheet, with weak "I" in "Insufficiently", related to SG D6b !), tied by type R7 "REG./ZANZIBAR" cds of "15 MY 33". The cover a little roughly opened, still fine and attractive. A neat and very scarce commerical usage. Ex Griffith-Jones and Sturton (Harmer Sept 2004, lot 1221). Census listing F.175


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