Transvaal 1888 Vryheid / New Republic Oval Post-Annexation


NEW REPUBLIC ANNEXED TO ZAR: 1888 Envelope franked Vurtheim 2d (SG 178) paying the rate to addressee Barkly West, Cape Colony. Stamp is tied by VF strike in violet of the oval VRYHEID New Republic type datestamp of 26 SEP 88. On reverse transit marks of Witwatersrand, Kimberley and Barkly GW. An exceptionally attractive example of the post-annexation use of the New Republic postmark, VF, rare.
Copyright © 2022 Filat AG. Powered by Zen Cart
Parse Time: 0.201 - Number of Queries: 165 - Query Time: 0.021036007186889