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Postage stamps, booklets, flight, censored and maritime mail and philatelic covers of Bahamas for sale.
There are many facets to Bahamas philately. The lovely classic Chalon heads form a fine study for the stamp collector while the wealth of Out Island postmarks provide a challenge to the postmark and postal history collector.
The best guide to Bahamas stamp issues is the handbook by Gisburn Postmark collectors and those interested in postal history should read Morris Ludington, Bahamas early mail services and postal markings.
Post and packing is extra but does not increase however many items are ordered. Inland £1, Europe £1.50 and Overseas £2
|1833 (Jun) BAHAMAS s/l h/s (B1) on cover to London|
rated 2/2d and with London arrival mark. Fine.
Ex 'Staircase' collection.
|1849 (12 Nov) BAHAMAS SHIP LETTER h/s on cover from Turks Islands to London|
Two strikes of BAHAMAS double arc cds with inverted 'C' code dated NO 12 and NO 28. Rated 1/4d. Very fine.
Ex Ludington and Abaco.
|1857 mourning cover from London to Kingston, Jamaica and re-directed to Nassau, Bahamas.|
Addressed to a Lieutenant in the 1st West India Regiment and thus franked at the officer s rate of 6d. Kingston cds on reverse.
As the letter was addressed to a commissioned officer there was no redirection charge. Ex Osborn.
|1862 perf 11½, 12, 1d carmine lake (SG8),|
trimmed perfs at base, lovely colour and neat postmark. An excellent spacefiller.
|1863-7 Bahamas Crown CC, 6d violet imperf plate proof,|
4 margins, fresh, part o.g., hinge rems.
|1882 Bahamas Crown CA, perf 12, 1d scarlet vermilion (SG40),|
block of 4, fine o.g.
|1882 Crown CA, perf 12, 1d (SG40),|
block of 4, pos. 42-3, 52-3, some perf separation, fine o.g.
|1882 Crown CA, Bahamas perf 12, 4d rose (SG41),|
|1885 (17 Oct) Bahamas 4d rose (SG41) on cover to Nebraska|
tied by light obliterator cancel. Clean and attractive.
|1894 Bahamas postal stationery 2d registered envelope|
(H/G1), used to England in 1898 with added 2½d tied by Nassau cds.
|1903 registered printed cover from Inagua, Bahamas to New York|
with 4½d franking tied by small INAGUA cds without year plug. Sent by 'A.D. Farquharson, dealer in general merchandise, Mathewtown, Inagua, W.I.'
|1910 NICOLLS TOWN ANDROS ISLAND cds on Bahamas postcard to South Africa.|
Nassau and Malmesbury b/stamps plus ½d postage due h/s and small boxed 'STOPPAGE PAID' h/s. Fine.
|1910 Royal Mail Steam Packet Co 'POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS' cachet on Bahamas postcard.|
|1912 Bahamas cover with HATCHET BAY cds (7i) and UNCLAIMED h/s (X3)|
also small circular 'ADVERTISED' h/s (X1). Clean and attractive.
|1912 cover from Inagua, Bahamas to Nassau|
with 1d tied by large 'INAGUA BAHAMAS' cds. Scarce curved 'ADVERTISED' h/s (X1) and s/l 'UNCLAIMED' (X3) both applied in Nassau.
|1912-37 Bahamas postal stationery 1d postal card|
(H/G9), used to U.S.A. in 1928 with Nassau cds. Rounded corner.
|1913 Bahamas postal stationery 2d registered envelope, size G, used to U.S.A.|
with 1d tied by MANGROVE CAY cds.