lot # 1428 - pitcairn island
1925 (Feb 7) Stampless cover to England (with an enclosed letter written on S.S "Ionic" at Pitcairn Is), handstamped violet "POSTED AT PITCAIRN ISLAND / NO STAMPS AVAILABLE" (S.G. cachet type III) with a London F.S datestamp (Mar. 18), 1 1/2d charge mark and circular inspectors mark, 1/2d and 1d postage due stamps cancelled at Elland. A fine and scarce cover. S.G. C3, £2,000. Photo on Page 197.
Suggested price: £ 800-1,000